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Akron man pistol-whipped during attack outside after-hours bar
Akron man pistol-whipped during attack outside after-hours bar

AKRON, Ohio - An Akron man was wounded Sunday when a group of men attacked him outside a bar in the city's Goodyear Heights neighborhood. The 31-year-old man was pistol-whipped, punched and kicked just before 3 a.m. outside the after-hours bar, according...

Airports, legal volunteers prepare for new Trump travel ban
Airports, legal volunteers prepare for new Trump travel ban

Airport officials and civil rights lawyers around the country are getting ready for President Donald Trump's new travel ban — mindful of the chaos that accompanied his initial executive order but hopeful the forthcoming version will be rolled out in a...

Schmuck: Rotation leader Chris Tillman has high hopes for Orioles' starting staff
Schmuck: Rotation leader Chris Tillman has high hopes for Orioles' starting staff
Severe storms forecast to bring damaging winds Wednesday in Maryland
Severe storms forecast to bring damaging winds Wednesday in Maryland
Man, 29, killed in Ellicott City crash
Man, 29, killed in Ellicott City crash
Breaking down the new 'Guardians vol. 2' trailer
Breaking down the new 'Guardians vol. 2' trailer

If you haven't noticed the initial "Guardians of the Galaxy," nicely, you missed one of the breakout hits of the Marvel extended universe. The action-comedy flick about a rag-tag group of surprise heroes is set to release a sequel on May well 5, but prior...

Boulder's Center for ReSource Conservation offering classes on xeriscaping
Boulder's Center for ReSource Conservation offering classes on xeriscaping

Boulder's Center for ReSource Conservation will be offering classes on xeriscaping, which is creative landscaping designed to conserve water.The classes -- which will cover topics ranging from xeriscaping gardens, landscaping, creating pollinator-friendly...

North Hills welding program offers students unique opportunity
North Hills welding program offers students unique opportunity
Franklin Regional students to stage 'Beauty and the Beast'
Franklin Regional students to stage 'Beauty and the Beast'
Fire at Islamic centre was deliberately set, Toronto police say | Toronto Star
Fire at Islamic centre was deliberately set, Toronto police say | Toronto Star
New Trump travel ban removes Iraq from list | Toronto Star
New Trump travel ban removes Iraq from list | Toronto Star

WASHINGTON—U.S. President Donald Trump’s new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary U.S. travel ban, U.S. officials say, citing the latest draft in circulation. Trump is expected to sign...

Trump supporters not only ones to blame for fake news — Liberals spread it too  | Toronto Star
Trump supporters not only ones to blame for fake news — Liberals spread it too | Toronto Star

Last fall, as native American protesters gathered at Standing Rock to stop the completion of the Dakota Access pipeline, several of my friends “checked in” at the protest on Facebook. They were nowhere near South Dakota. They had heard —...

Controversial ex-mayor bids for South Pasadena commission seat
Controversial ex-mayor bids for South Pasadena commission seat
Marion Javits found dead in her apartment
Marion Javits found dead in her apartment
Two women charged with murder of Kim Jong Nam
Two women charged with murder of Kim Jong Nam
Man catches rare Pokémon only to die moments later
Man catches rare Pokémon only to die moments later

Trying to “catch ‘em all” led a Pokémon-loving retiree to suffer a fatal heart attack.Liang Weiming, 67, collapsed just moments after catching the rare digital monster “Lapras” while out playing Pokémon Go in Singapore Sunday, according to local...

Great Lakes Brewing remains atop national brewpub contest
Great Lakes Brewing remains atop national brewpub contest

CLEVELAND, Ohio - With more than a week remaining in a national contest that aims to tab the best brewpub in the country, Great Lakes Brewing Co. remains atop the leaderboard. The contest - one in a series from USA Today - has Ohio's first craft brewery...

Comedian Gabriel Iglesias cancels show scheduled for the State Theatre in Playhouse Square Thursday
Comedian Gabriel Iglesias cancels show scheduled for the State Theatre in Playhouse Square Thursday
'The Walking Dead' Season 7: Is Eugene faking his Negan love?
'The Walking Dead' Season 7: Is Eugene faking his Negan love?
Anna Kendrick of 'Twilight' fame stars in lame comedy-drama 'Table 19' (review, photos)
Anna Kendrick of 'Twilight' fame stars in lame comedy-drama 'Table 19' (review, photos)
'Beauty and the Beast' remake will feature Disney's first gay character
'Beauty and the Beast' remake will feature Disney's first gay character

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Disney's upcoming "Beauty and the Beast" has been promoted as faithful live-action remake of the 1991 animated classic, but moviegoers familiar with the original will find several noticeable differences. There are a number of fresh songs,...

Shaker Schools Superintendent Hutchings talks of pride in district, need for physical repairs
Shaker Schools Superintendent Hutchings talks of pride in district, need for physical repairs

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio -- Sporting his signature bow tie, Shaker Heights Schools Superintendent Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings, Jr. delivered a state-of-the-schools address on Tuesday in which he extolled the virtues of the district's schools, while speaking...