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House will draft Trump impeachment articles, Pelosi says

WASHINGTON  — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 12:35:18 GMT

Doug DeGood (1947-2019): Toledo Mayor oversaw Portside, One SeaGate projects

Doug DeGood, who was elected mayor of Toledo at age 30, served three terms as a downtown revival dawned, and who steered the city through fiscal crisis to sound footing, died Sunday in Georgetown University Hospital in Washington. He was 72.

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Jingle (bar)bells: Tips to maintain your wits and your waistline during the holidays

The holidays can be a mixture of excitement and stress.

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 11:00:00 GMT

3 of 4 law experts at U.S. House panel inquiry call Trump's actions impeachable

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s attempts to prod Ukraine to pursue investigations that could benefit him politically represent impeachable offenses, three of four constitutional law experts testified to Congress on Wednesday.

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 05:09:19 GMT

U.S. sailor fatally shoots 2, then kills self at Pearl Harbor shipyard

HONOLULU — The military says a U.S. sailor shot and killed two civilian Department of Defense employees at the Pearl Harbor shipyard before taking his own life.

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 01:32:33 GMT

Fiery disagreements as Trump impeachment hearing opens

WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee’s first impeachment hearing quickly burst into partisan infighting Wednesday as Democrats charged that President Donald Trump must be removed from office for enlisting foreign interference in U.S. elections and Republicans angrily retorted there were no grounds for such drastic action.

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 12:05:30 GMT

John H. Brueggemeier (1942-2019)

OLD FORT, Ohio — John H. Brueggemeier, a math teacher at Seneca County’s Old Fort High School who as the longtime athletic director organized tournaments and got to know ballplayers, coaches, and officials from across the state, died Friday in his Tiffin home. He was 77.

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Sylvania board denies appeal of paintball business

The Sylvania Board of Zoning Appeals Tuesday denied the appeal by two Sylvania paintball operation owners, who are facing multiple zoning violation citations for wayward paintballs, of an order to cease their operations.

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 03:00:45 GMT

Trump, Macron have tense confrontations over NATO

LONDON — President Trump claimed credit Tuesday for transforming NATO as the military alliance marks its 70th anniversary. But he also clashed with America’s NATO allies, especially French President Emmanuel Macron, about defense spending and the alliance’s very mission.

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 04:33:07 GMT

ProMedica steps up focus on social determinants of health

ProMedica is seeking to increase its focus on social determinants of health with the creation of the Ebeid Data Nerve Center and a partnership with Socially Determined, a health-care data analytics company based in Washington.

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 03:39:53 GMT

Kamala Harris ends Democratic presidential campaign

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Sen. Kamala Harris told supporters on Tuesday that she was ending her bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 18:21:10 GMT

Funeral, visitation, and memorial jams to honor Clifford Murphy

Final arrangements for the late jazz icon Clifford Murphy are as follows:

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 17:37:59 GMT

House report outlines evidence for Trump impeachment

WASHINGTON — The House released a sweeping impeachment report Tuesday outlining evidence of what it calls President Donald Trump’s wrongdoing toward Ukraine, findings that will serve as the foundation for debate over whether the 45th president should be removed from office.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 12:10:26 GMT

Mark A. Packo (1951-2019)

Mark A. Packo, a scion of a famous family of Toledo-area restaurateurs who made his own fame as a photographer, filmmaker, designer, author, and art teacher — as well as a businessman promoting the city’s downtown — died Nov. 25 at ProMedica Bay Park Hospital, Oregon. He was 68.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 05:00:00 GMT

Student, 17, shot after pointing gun at officers at Milwaukee-area high school

MILWAUKEE — A police officer shot an armed male student in a classroom at a suburban Milwaukee high school Monday morning after the teen pointed a gun at officers, a police chief said.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 03:49:12 GMT

Supreme Court weighs New York City gun-rights suit

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court considered Monday whether to dismiss the first gun rights case it has heard in nearly 10 years, an outcome that would come as a huge relief to gun-control advocates.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 04:23:57 GMT

U.S. groups get sanctions from China

HONG KONG — China said Monday it will suspend U.S. military ship and aircraft visits to Hong Kong and sanction several American pro-democracy and human rights groups in retaliation for the signing into law of legislation supporting anti-government protests in the semiautonomous territory.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 03:36:13 GMT

18,000-year-old puppy found frozen put on display by Russia museum

YAKUTSK, Russia — Russian scientists on Monday showed off a prehistoric puppy, believed to be 18,000 years old, found in permafrost in the country’s Far East.

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 03:39:02 GMT

New higher-speed Florida train has highest U.S. death rate

MIAMI — After Richard Branson announced his Virgin Group would partner with Brightline, Florida’s new higher-speed passenger rail service, a train whisked the British billionaire, VIPs and journalists from Miami to West Palm Beach in just over an hour and then back, with no problems.

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 16:49:41 GMT

Schools close as U.S. East braces for ‘long, difficult storm’

NEW YORK — A storm that already snarled Thanksgiving travel across much of the country threatened to dump a foot and a half of snow on parts of the East, leading governments to close schools and offices, canceling or delaying hundreds of flights, and sending an army of salt trucks scrambling to coat roads.

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 16:20:38 GMT

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