Today in history robber Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd was shot to death by federal agents and local police at a farm near East Liverpool, Ohio.On this date:In 1746, Princeton University was first chartered as the College of New Jersey.In 1797, French balloonist...
Today In Sports History

...regular-season game for the first time since 1994, losing 21-14 to Ohio Northern in a Division III matchup. The Purple Raiders, winners of 110 straight regular-season games, had not lost an Ohio Athletic Conference or regular-season game since they were...
Candidates start final push as early voting starts

...trying to "buy" a Senate seat; Sullivan family members have donated to pro-Sullivan groups.Sullivan is originally from Ohio but his roots in Alaska, where his wife is from, date to the 1990s. He left Alaska in 2002 for a White House fellowship...
Court balks at last-minute voting changes

...right to vote this year.Like earlier orders in North Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin, the justices' action before dawn on Saturday...early voting, same-day registration and provisional ballots in Ohio and North Carolina to be in force for this election.The partisan...
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Senator plans to investigate Guard situation

...a legislative investigation could add."None of us want to be a victim of knee-jerking because there's a psychology of 'Oh my goodness, what's going on in the guard,'" Huggins said.In the wake of last month's report, Parnell asked for the...
Saturday Challenge

...shares with the National Guard.I ask the girl at the front desk where the dance studio is, and she points me to the right room. Oh boy, this is going to be another awkward, unannounced things. I peek into the room and see four women in white Karate-looking...
'Bama, Oklahoma face possible playoff elimination

...State ... TCU 35-24.BEST BETRutgers (plus 19 1/2) at No. 13 Ohio StateQB J.T. Barrett and the Buckeyes are rolling and could be back in playoff picture soon ... OHIO STATE 38-14.THURSDAY NIGHT LIGHTSNo. 20 Utah (minus 2 1/2...
Alaska Editorial: Gamble's request from UA campuses points toward new policy

...That could be, aside from student agitation for change, a strong reason for regents to act.President Gamble has cited a 2013 Ohio State University study of the annual cost to a private employer of someone who smokes tobacco. The cost: $5,816 per employee...
Three-way collaboration yields rich 'Feast'

...didn't know each other."I thought, 'I can't call Clarissa Rizal,'" Lindoff said. "But then I did, and she said, 'Oh, yeah, I've always wanted to do a children's book!'"After reading Lindoff's text, Rizal, who is from Juneau but...
Translators scramble to meet election deadline

...I think he'll have a sense of pride and for a lot of us it will increase voting," Savage said. "So people will say, 'Oh, did you go to vote? It's in our language now,' so I'm excited about it."Savage herself plans to vote in the election...


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