Democrats look to longshot territory for midterm gains

MASON, Ohio (AP) — As Aftab Pureval campaigns for Congress in southwest Ohio, he sometimes smilingly introduces himself as "a brown dude with a funny name."

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  • Written by By DAN SEWELL and BILL BARROW , Associated Press

EPA awards over $1.6M for pollution control in Ohio

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded more than $1.6 million in funding to the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency for continued implementation of its air pollution control program.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Billboards oppose Confederate flag sales at fair

WELLINGTON, Ohio (AP) — A coalition opposed to the sale of Confederate flags at a county fair in northeast Ohio has posted billboards objecting to those sales.

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Candidate accused of lying about graduating, faking diploma

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A candidate for the Florida Legislature is being accused of lying about graduating from college and then producing a fake diploma after a website questioned her about it.

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