Obama to campaign for Clinton, Ohio Dems as 2016 map narrows

WASHINGTON (AP) —€” President Barack Obama will try to rev up Democrats in Ohio during a two-day visit, as the number of states that could swing to either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump narrows to just a handful.

  • Written by JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press

In key battleground, love for late Democrat shifts to Trump

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Countless former Democrats in Ohio's blue-collar Mahoning Valley are transferring their adoration for the late Democratic U.S. Rep. James A. Traficant Jr. to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.

  • Written by JULIE CARR SMYTH, Associated Press

Federal agency: Contract awarded to dredge Cleveland harbor

CLEVELAND (AP) — The federal agency that maintains shipping channels along Lake Erie has awarded a $3.7 million contract to a Michigan-based firm to dredge Cleveland's harbor and the Cuyahoga River channel.