Louis Stokes, Ohio’s 1st Black Congressman, Remembered as Pioneer
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Louis Stokes, Ohio’s 1st Black Congressman, Remembered as Pioneer

Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer Louis Stokes, Ohio’s first elected black congressman…

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Ohio House OKs Bill Banning Abortions After 1st Heartbeat
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Ohio House OKs Bill Banning Abortions After 1st Heartbeat

JULIE CARR SMYTH, AP Statehouse Correspondent COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill that would ban…

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Court Weighs Ohio’s Taxation of Out-of-Town Athletes
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Court Weighs Ohio’s Taxation of Out-of-Town Athletes

ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, AP Legal Affairs Writer COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio law that singles…

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Judge Orders Expanded Ohio Early Voting Schedule
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Judge Orders Expanded Ohio Early Voting Schedule

ANN SANNER, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday temporarily blocked…

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Working-Class Whites Lose Voting Dominance in Ohio
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Working-Class Whites Lose Voting Dominance in Ohio

  COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Working-class whites are no longer a majority of Ohio’s eligible…

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Cleveland’s Charles Ramsey: Hood or Hero?
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Cleveland’s Charles Ramsey: Hood or Hero?

Racist Incidents at Oberlin College
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Racist Incidents at Oberlin College

By Lee A. Daniels NNPA Columnist   On March 4 Oberlin College in Ohio, which…

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Boehner: Intemperate, Ignorant and Out of Control
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Boehner: Intemperate, Ignorant and Out of Control

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist   Congressman John Boehner was re-elected speaker of the House…

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Carl Shye’s Charter School Embezzlement Woes Deepen
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Carl Shye’s Charter School Embezzlement Woes Deepen