Ohio group meets with police over safety at Civil War event

ZOAR, Ohio (AP) — Representatives of an Ohio organization planning a Civil War reenactment said they have been meeting with police to discuss safety concerns about next month's event after the deadly rally and protests in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Chicago's Defender newspaper topic of lecture series opener

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Chicago Defender newspaper's role in U.S. black history will be the focus of the first lecture for the 2017-'18 series at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati.

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