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Kent Wired

Bowling Green student dies, frat suspended after alleged hazing

March 8, 2021

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — A Bowling Green State University student died after an alleged hazing incident involving alcohol, his family's attorney said.The death of Stone Foltz, 20, is “a tragedy,"...

Report: Coach, ex-manager Callaway pursued women in media

February 2, 2021

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Angels pitching coach Mickey Callaway, former manager of the New York Mets, “aggressively pursued” several women who work in sports media and sent three of them inappropriate...

Republican Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio said Monday he won’t seek reelection and plans to end a career in federal government spanning more than three decades.

GOP Ohio Sen. Portman not seeking reelection, cites gridlock

January 25, 2021

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio Sen. Rob Portman said Monday that he won’t seek reelection to a third term in 2022, expressing dismay with the deep partisanship and dysfunction in American politics.The career...

The Latest: Biden calls on Americans to overcome their divisions

January 20, 2021

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Joe Biden's presidential inauguration (all times local):12:10 p.m.President Joe Biden is calling on Americans to overcome their divisions, declaring in his first address...

Governor announces new police standard for mass protests

December 4, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Law enforcement agencies must develop policies for handling mass protests that protect public and officer safety while upholding constitutional rights of expression, assembly, and...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine

Ohio governor to unveil details of vaccine distribution

December 4, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — First responders such as nurses, doctors and people who deliver care at nursing homes are expected to be high on the list of initial recipients of a coronavirus vaccine in Ohio,...

Kamala Harris

Harris heading to Cleveland, continuing Dems’ push into Ohio

October 14, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris will visit Ohio on Friday, as she and former Vice President Joe Biden continue their push into a battleground state rich with electoral votes...

The Latest: Commission to make changes in wake of 1st debate

September 30, 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on the 2020 presidential election:1:35 p.m.The Commission on Presidential Debates says it's adding new “tools to maintain order” to the upcoming debates after a chaotic...

$35,000 reward offered in death of Ohio police detective

September 7, 2020

CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Officials in Cleveland have announced reward money totaling up to $35,000 for information in the death of a police detective killed in the line of duty along with a civilian last...

Ohio lawmaker pushing impeachment accused of campaign fraud

August 27, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio lawmaker who recently joined a bid to impeach Gov. Mike DeWine for allegedly violating state law has been accused of violating campaign finance law.Republican Rep. Nino...

Fox says Brennaman won’t announce NFL games after slur

August 20, 2020

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thom Brennaman will not be calling NFL games on Fox after using an anti-gay slur on air during a Cincinnati Reds broadcast.Fox Sports issued a statement Thursday that said "we are...

Ohio governor to announce plan for high school sports

August 18, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio high school sports such as football and soccer could receive a green light this fall that comes with several restrictions, according to an announcement expected Tuesday by...

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