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  1. Uncounted Kansas ballots fuel fears about Kobach's proposals

    WICHITA, Kansas — A conservative firebrand promoting President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated claims of widespread voter fraud oversees a Kansas election system that threw out at least three times as many ballots as any similarly sized state did, fueling concerns about massive voter suppression should its practices become the national s…
  2. Trump revisits his Charlottesville comments in angry speech

    PHOENIX — President Donald Trump opened his political rally in Phoenix with calls for unity and an assertion that “our movement is about love.” Then he erupted in anger…
  3. Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents

    TOKYO — The U.S. Navy dismissed the commander of the Asia-based 7th Fleet on Wednesday after a series of warship accidents raised questions about its operations in the P…
  4. Bruno Mars meets source of nickname: Wrestler Bruno Sammartino

    PITTSBURGH — Bruno Mars has met the man he's nicknamed after: former pro wrestling champion Bruno S…
  5. Commissioners enact rule limiting public comments

    ELYRIA – The Lorain County commissioners Wednesday approved new rules limiting public comment at their meetings to three m…
  6. 10 things to know, Wednesday, Aug. 23

    Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about…
  7. Studies: Automated safety systems are preventing car crashes

    WASHINGTON — Safety systems to prevent cars from drifting into another lane or that warn drivers of vehicles in their blind spots are beginning to live up to their potential to significantly reduce crashes, according to two studies released W…
  8. ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee taken off University of Virginia game due to name

    BRISTOL, Conn. — ESPN broadcaster Robert Lee will not work Virginia's season opener because of recent violence in Charlottesville sparked by the decision to remove a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. L…
  9. Wellington police seek help identifying theft suspects

    WELLINGTON – Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects who officers say stole a dump truck to ram down a fence, and then stole a car and some other items from businesses behind the bar…
  10. Ohio mayors seek emergency response center for opioid crisis

    COLUMBUS — An organization representing Ohio big-city mayors urges Republican Gov. John Kasich to establish an emergency operations center to coordinate the state's response to the opioid c…
  11. Iran extends reach with fight for land link to Mediterranean

    BEIRUT — Thousands of Iranian-backed fighters in Syria’s central desert region are advancing east, bringing Tehran closer to its goal of securing a corridor from its border, through Iraq and all the way to the Mediterranean and providing it unhindered land access to its allies in Syria and Lebanon for the first tim…
  12. Fighting North Korea with balloons, TV shows and leaflets

    Fighting North Korea with balloons, TV shows and…
  13. Warming Arctic spurs battles for riches, shipping routes

    LANCASTER SOUND, Nunavut — From a distance, the northern shores of Baffin Island in the Arctic appear barren — a craggy world of snow-capped peaks and glaciers surrounded by a sea of floating ice even in the midst of sum…
  14. Jordan tells Elyria Rotary that tax reform will be focus when Congress returns

    ELYRIA — When Congress returns from its summer recess Sept. 5, there are two issues it needs to tackle, according to U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan: Health care and tax r…
  15. Body found outside Lorain building

    LORAIN — Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found near West Eighth Street Tuesday m…
  16. High school football 2017: Vermilion's experience could make the Sailors contenders

    VERMILION — With a new coach guiding an experienced roster, this may be the season Vermilion arrives in the always-powerful Sandusky Bay C…
  17. BrownsZone: Jackson set to announce starting quarterback today

    Hue Jackson continued to play his cards close to the vest Tuesday regarding the much-anticipated quarterback…
  18. Dogs get tested on agility course

    WELLINGTON — Jumping over hurdles, through hoops and running through tunnels, more than 30 dogs and 21 handlers competed in the Junior Fair 4-H dog agility show Tuesday e…
  19. Matus' award bumped up by court

    A federal appeals court has increased the amount of money former Lorain County Coroner Paul Matus will receive from a lawsuit he filed after being fired as medical director of the county’s General Health District in 2…
  20. Cavs: Kyrie Irving gets his wish, traded to Celtics

    The Cavaliers’ Oct. 17 season opener against the Boston Celtics at Quicken Loans Arena should be a d…