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Paul vows to shutter U.S. spy programs
Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul said he plans to prevent the renewal of U.S. anti-terrorism programs when the Senate holds a rare Sunday session in a last- ditch effort to extend expiring surveillance rules. “I will force the expiration of the NSA illegal spy program,” Kentucky’s Paul said in a statement Saturday. “I am ready and willing to start the debate on how we fight terrorism without giving up our liberty.”

Put-in-Bay urgent-care clinic opens
First-of-its-kind facility tailors its hours to night life.

Police remove bodies at Toledo mortuary
11 found, including one that had been there since January.

Suicide bomber kills 16 in Nigeria
Bombing happened hours after rocket-propelled grenade attacks.

Police union sides with firefighters
Mayor asked to weigh vote against Santiago.

Tentative pact reached at Toledo refinery
United Steelworkers members are expected to vote on deal within a week.

Former Md. Governor joins 2016 race
Democrat Martin O’Malley announces presidential bid. 


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Springfield softball wins regional final
Sixth inning rally results in 5-4 defeat of Westlake.
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Arsenal defends FA Cup title
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