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ALS ice bucket challenge an issue for many Catholics
A local Catholic priest and Catholic educators proceeded with the ALS Association Ice Bucket Challenges on Friday but donated to groups other than the association, whose research is opposed by the church.
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Volunteers aid festival after fire
1.5 tons of potato salad destroyed at German-American Festival.
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Winter withers Ohio’s peaches
Puny crop blamed on bitter cold that killed many trees.

Church approved as LGBT safe
Sylvania United Church of Christ now open and affirming.

Jimmy Carter speaking at convention
Former President appearing at Muslim gathering in Detroit.

Corvette gets boost in fuel economy
Sports car now gets 29 miles per gallon on highway.

Iggy Azalea falls off stage during pre-VMA show
There is no immediate word if the Australian rapper was injured.


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Trade official, Love joins Cavaliers
Blockbuster trade involves Timberwolves, Cavs, and 76ers.
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Thousands rally over N.Y. chokehold death
Crowd of 2,500 people growing as busloads of marchers arrive.
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6 arrests made at Maumee OVI checkpoint
Arrests were from among 571 vehicles checked during the operation.
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Mayor: Jackie Robinson West 'pride of Chicago'
Team playing in U.S. final today at the Little League World Series.
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