Ohio sees another dip in unemployment rate in April


COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — State officials say Ohio's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 4.3 percent in April, but remained higher than the national rate.


Former Bhutanese refugee join ranks of Akron police force

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — One of the area's newest police officers is far away from the dusty refugee camp in Nepal where he grew up and spent more than half his life, but he's committed to his adopted home of Akron.

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  • Written by By Katie Byard , AKRON BEACH JOURNAL

Racist 'alt-right' movement reeling after string of setbacks

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Led from a courtroom in handcuffs Tuesday, one of the nation's most recognizable white nationalists will have 38 days behind bars to ponder the dizzying demise of the group he led before his arrest exposed a bizarre sex scandal.

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  • Written by By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and DYLAN LOVAN , Associated Press