Lawmakers, groups urge fast deployment of Asian carp defense

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Members of Congress and Great Lakes advocacy groups are pressing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to strengthen defenses against Asian carp at a crucial choke point.

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Black police group votes no-confidence in union chief

CINCINNATI (AP) — An organization representing black Cincinnati police officers has cast a unanimous no-confidence vote against the local police union's white president.

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Cleveland State University adopts new preferred name policy

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland State University is joining a growing list of schools that allow students and employees to use their preferred name on class lists and for other non-legal purposes.

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Man charged in crash that killed 2 teens pleads not guilty

XENIA, Ohio (AP) — An 18-year-old Ohio man charged in a crash that killed two teenage passengers in the car he was driving has pleaded not guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide and other charges.

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