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Obama signs trade, worker assistance bills into law
In a rare bipartisan scene at the White House, President Barack Obama today signed into law two hard-fought bills giving him greater authority to negotiate international trade deals and providing aid to workers whose jobs are displaced by such pacts.

Area nursing home, houses evacuated
Region mops up as flooding ends.
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Court upholds Ariz. congressional maps
Could clear way for Ohio to use outside commission to draw districts.

Mattin in Pan-Am wrestling event
Delta junior to compete for U.S. in Mexico.

Most fireworks illegal; others still dangerous
Many don’t realize fireworks are not allowed to be set off in Ohio.

Crosby festival weathers storm
Crowds pack event after rain, wind-abbreviated 1st day.
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Breaking stay-at-home dad stigma
A look at one family’s journey. (Sponsored Content)

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Pope Francis: polarizing his detractors
Thirty years ago, Pope Francis would have been called a Commie.
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The Pope and black America
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Our hot dog needs your vote
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It’s past time to stow Confederate flag
Put the flag away. It’s time to live in 2015, not 1865.


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