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8/7/2014 8:25 AM
Russia hits back over Ukraine sanctions
MOSCOW  — Russia banned most food imports from the West today in retaliation for sanctions over Ukraine, an unexpectedly sweeping move that will cost farmers in North America, Europe and Australia billions of dollars but will also likely lead to empty shelves in Russian cities.

8/7/2014 8:14 AM
China tightens grip on instant messages
BEIJING  — China’s government tightened control over popular instant messaging services today after telling South Korea access to some foreign services was blocked because they were used to exchange terrorism-related information.

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
Columbus makes DNC pitch
COLUMBUS — A circus-like atmosphere complete with jugglers on stilts, a mime who dropped character at the sight of a microphone, street musicians, and costumed team mascots greeted members of a screening committee in town Wednesday to judge Columbus as a potential host for the next Democratic National Convention.

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
Cooper Tire announces dividend
FINDLAY — Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. on Thursday declared a quarterly dividend of 10.5 cents per share, payable Sept. 26 to shareholders of record as of Sept. 2.

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
Road crews show their skills
Dustin Brough of Oak Harbor, Ohio, finishes the obstacle course of the Ohio Transportation Department District 2 Roadeo.

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
State: Schools didn't scrub data
The Ohio Department of Education told Toledo, Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati school districts Wednesday that its analysis showed no evidence they had committed data “scrubbing” during the 2013-14 school year.

8/7/2014 12:00 AM
Family upset over plea deal
Nicole Sours’ life ended April 13 after she went home with a man she’d known for only two weeks and became the victim of what an assistant prosecutor called “rough sex that went horribly wrong.”

8/7/2014 6:45 AM
Pistorius murder trial nears end
PRETORIA, South Africa — The chief prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial said today the double-amputee athlete’s lawyers have floated more than one theory in a dishonest attempt to defend against a murder charge for his killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

8/7/2014 6:43 AM
Snowden get 3 more years in Russia
MOSCOW  — Edward Snowden’s lawyer says the NSA whistleblower has been granted permission to stay in Russia for three more years.

8/7/2014 6:42 AM
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: