Analysis: 2016 was busiest year for targeted refugees

President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning refugees and immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries has put a spotlight on those immigrant communities across the country.

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Ohio to appeal judge's ruling on local hiring law

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio plans to appeal a judge's decision to block enforcement of a state law that would bar local hiring regulations for public projects, such as Cleveland's requirement that city residents get to work on certain projects.

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2 Ohio men sentenced for bank robbery, taking family hostage

ONTARIO, Ohio (AP) — Two men accused of holding an Ohio bank manager's family hostage at gunpoint and forcing him to help steal nearly $195,000 from his bank have been sentenced to decades in prison.

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