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Kent Wired

The independent news website of The Kent Stater & TV2

Kent Wired

U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks to the press on Jan. 7, 2021. 

The Latest: Military can stop Trump nuclear launch

January 8, 2021

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the fallout of the storming of the Capitol by a mob of pro-Trump loyalists (all times local):1:05 p.m.House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is telling fellow Democrats that the...

Damantae Graham is taken away after the jurors were sent to deliberate by Judge Laurie Pittman at the Portage County Common Pleas Court on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.

Death sentence rejected for teen who killed Kent State student

December 18, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the death sentence for a man who fatally shot a Kent State University student during a robbery, citing the killer's youth at the time...

President Donald Trump gives the thumbs-up as he walks from Marine One to the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, as he returns from Bedminster, N.J. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

The Latest: Trump shows mild symptoms as Biden tests negative

October 2, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump testing positive for the coronavirus (all times EDT):5:15 p.m.The White House says President Donald Trump will spend...

Mapping US COVID-19 cases by county

March 25, 2020

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Partier in ‘if I get corona, I get corona’ video apologizes

March 24, 2020

CINCINNATI (AP) — A spring breaker visiting Florida apologized for saying in a viral video last week that he wouldn't let warnings about the coronavirus stop him from partying and “if I get corona,...

Monday: Big layoffs, bigger hirings, massive markets swings

March 23, 2020

The rapid spread of the coronavirus since it was first reported in China has dealt an unprecedented shock to the global economy.Following are business developments Monday related to the outbreak as governments...

Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton speaks during Gov. Mike DeWines daily press briefing in Columbus on March 20, 2020. Acton issued a stay at home order for the state, effective Monday at 11:59 p.m.

Ohio to enact stay-at-home order as virus cases spread

March 22, 2020

Gov. Mike DeWine's administration is enacting a stay-at-home order as the number of cases in the state spiked Sunday to more than 350.DeWine said the stay-at-home order (see documents below) will start...

A car is submerged in the eastbound lane of Frank Road west of I-71 on Friday, March 20, 2020, in Galloway, Ohio. Thousands of people remain without power after severe thunderstorms roared through Ohio, causing flooding and knocking down trees across the state. The storms that struck late Thursday and early Friday contained heavy rains and strong, gusty winds. (Eric Albrecht/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)

Storms lead to Ohio flooding, water rescues, power outages

March 20, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Severe thunderstorms caused significant flooding in parts of Ohio and prompted some water rescues Friday, including in a parking lot outside a county jail.After waters partly submerged...

NEEDS TO BE UPDATEDCoronavirus cases now at 36 in Ohio; K-12 schools may stay closed

March 15, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — On Saturday, officials said 12 men and 14 women ranging in age from 31 to 86 have tested positive for the coronavirus. That was twice the number announced on Friday. Seven people...

College Admissions-Bribery

March 12, 2019

This combination photo shows actress Lori Loughlin at the Women's Cancer Research Fund's An Unforgettable Evening event in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Feb. 27, 2018, left, and actress Felicity Huffman at...

Tinder Couple

Tinder kick-starts delayed date by sending Kent State “couple” to Hawaii

July 13, 2017

Two Kent State students are set for an epic Tinder date in Hawaii that's been three years in the making.Josh Avsec and Michelle Arendas have been sporadically messaging each other on the dating platform...

The house at 11489 Ridge Rd. in North Royalton, Ohio, where police found the bodies of Suzanne Taylor and her daughters, Taylor and Kylie Pifer.

Cops: Suspect in 3 deaths, including Kent State student, may be involved in 2 more killings

June 13, 2017

BRUNSWICK, Ohio (AP) — A man suspected of killing a mother and her two college-age daughters, including Kent State student Taylor Pifer, 21, may also have been involved in the slayings of a married couple...

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