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Ohio bartender threatens to kill Boehner

Ohio bartender threatens to kill Boehner

An Ohio bartender with a history of psychiatric illness was indicted on a charge of threatening to murder House Speaker John Boehner, possibly by poisoning his drink at a country…

Is Ohio’s taxation of athletes, entertainers legal?

Is Ohio’s taxation of athletes, entertainers legal?

An Ohio law that singles out professional athletes and entertainers for taxation even when they’re in the state just a few days a year is unconstitutional, say several sport leagues…

Any future out there for Democrats?

Any future out there for Democrats?

Congressional Democrats are in retreat in more ways than one this week. As Democratic senators gather in Baltimore to talk strategy and lick election wounds, their party faces diminished powers…

Hackers hit Twitter, YouTube military accounts

Hackers hit Twitter, YouTube military accounts

  Hackers supporting Islamic militants took over the Twitter and YouTube accounts of a major U.S. military command Monday, in what the Pentagon called an annoying prank that did not…

Paul Ryan bows out of 2016 Presidential race

Paul Ryan bows out of 2016 Presidential race

The GOP’s crowded 2016 presidential field has shifted sharply, with Paul Ryan, the party’s last vice presidential nominee, bowing out, two-time presidential hopeful Mitt Romney marching toward his third campaign…

Obama admits error in not attending Paris anti-terror rally

Obama admits error in not attending Paris anti-terror rally

In a rare admission of error, the White House said Monday that President Barack Obama or another high-level representative should have joined dozens of world leaders at an anti-terror rally…

South Dakota’s gay marriage ban bites the dust

South Dakota’s gay marriage ban bites the dust

A federal judge in South Dakota has ruled the state’s ban on same-sex marriages unconstitutional, but the decision doesn’t mean gay couples can immediately wed. Some questions and answers about…

Cuba releases 53 prisoners as part of deal with U.S.

Cuba releases 53 prisoners as part of deal with U.S.

Cuba has released all 53 prisoners it had promised to free, senior U.S. officials said, a major step toward d├ętente with Washington. The release of the remaining prisoners sets a…

Democrats want to boost middle class, tax the rich

Democrats want to boost middle class, tax the rich

Democratic congressional leaders plan on Monday to unveil proposed legislation to boost the middle class by giving many families a tax cut that would be countered by a fee on…

Obama goes bullish on economic messages

Obama goes bullish on economic messages

For most of last year, President Barack Obama tempered his pitch on the economy: It may be improving, he would say, but millions of Americans had yet to benefit from…