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Minnesota’s Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

MINNEAPOLIS — Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge Tuesday from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an issue of her national celebrity, the latest in a string of victories by a new generation of emboldened progressive lawmakers.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 05:06:39 GMT

One Blursday runs into another

Is anyone else’s brain still kind of stuck back in April?

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 10:00:00 GMT

Recipes for revolution: Women's suffrage cookbooks weaponized food in the fight for the vote

Food served as a weapon in the fight for women’s suffrage.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 11:00:00 GMT

Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 8/12

Dogs remain available at the Lucas County Canine Care & Control Office. For information, call 419-213-2800. For a complete list of available dogs, go to lucascountydogs.petfinder.com. A $100 adoption fee includes spay-neuter, a heartworm check, microchip ID, vaccinations, and a behavioral evaluation.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Peter M. Zaums (1944-2020)

LAMBERTVILLE — Peter M. Zaums, who sought ways to help, through his legal practice and volunteer service to church and community, died Sunday in his Lambertville home. He was 76.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

To the editor: What pro-life is really about

Signs urging people to vote pro-life are appearing now at election time, of course. The term pro-life has come to mean anti-abortion rights. The abortion issue is important, but being really pro-life is about much more than simply being anti-abortion rights

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Keeping data private

Michigan voters can strike a blow for liberty by approving an amendment to the state constitution that will protect personal data stored in electronic and digital form.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Hong Kong’s chilling summer

Since Hong Kong’s return to China in 1997, after a century of British rule, the Chinese Communist Party, or CCP, has always had the authority to intervene in the semi-autonomous city. This summer that authority has been exercised with utter ruthlessness.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Toledo Crime Log: 8/12

Click on icons in the map to find details of reported crimes. For a full list of all reported crimes in Toledo this week, consult the table below.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Enjoy vacation life year-round at Harbor’s Edge by Kopf Builders

Seeking an elegant home with beautiful surroundings, look no further than Harbor’s Edge on Catawba Island, just about one hour east of Toledo.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:15:00 GMT

Toledo Solar wins $200k federal research grant

Toledo's youngest solar company is making big strides in its research and development of lighter solar panels.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 11:30:00 GMT

Spotlight Home: Centennnial Crossings

The new Centennial Crossings neighborhood featuring attractive homes by Edgebrook Development Company is currently under development in Sylvania.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 04:00:00 GMT

Lester, Heyward power Cubs to win over Indians

CLEVELAND — Jon Lester looked comfortable on a mound where he helped make history and Jason Heyward hit a three-run homer, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 7-1 win on Tuesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who welcomed back manager Terry Francona after a couple bumpy days.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 03:20:55 GMT

White Sox break through early, beat Tigers 8-4

DETROIT — Eloy Jimenez hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Chicago White Sox snapped Detroit’s four-game wining streak with an 8-4 victory over the Tigers on Tuesday night.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 03:12:26 GMT

High school associations staying the course after Big Ten postponement

The Big Ten conference emitted shock waves throughout the sports world when it announced on Tuesday that all fall sports, including football, would be postponed for the 2020 season.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:08:30 GMT

Briggs: After dark day, what's next for the Big Ten?

Respect the decision or hate it, football fans in northwest Ohio are all feeling the same today.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 01:01:01 GMT

Put-in-Bay hotel's liquor license suspended by state for coronavirus infraction

PUT-IN-BAY, Ohio — State officials have suspended the Put-in-Bay Resort and Conference Center’s liquor permit for 20 days, starting just before Labor Day, in response to violations of public health orders related to the coronavirus.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 00:18:32 GMT

Libbey earnings report casts doubt on its future

Libbey Inc., which is in midst of a Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization, has released its second quarter financial statements which show that it lost $83.8 million in the quarter, or $3.64 cents a share.

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 00:10:38 GMT

Michigan players participate in workouts after Big Ten postponed season

ANN ARBOR — After the Big Ten’s bombshell announcement on Tuesday afternoon that it would be postponing its football season and all other fall sports, Michigan players were still on the team’s practice field.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 23:31:13 GMT

Elmore police officer arrested on child-pornography charge

ELMORE — An Elmore, Ohio police officer was arrested Tuesday by the FBI on a child-pornography charge after agents executed search warrants at his Elmore home and his previous residence in Oregon, the FBI’s Cleveland Division announced.

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 23:02:59 GMT

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