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  • Young Navy Ensign Harvey Milk would become a leading figure in the gay rights movement.

    The U.S. Navy plans to honor slain gay rights activist and former San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk by naming a ship after him. The USNS Harvey Milk, which hasn't been built yet, is the latest in a series of Navy vessels named for civil rights icons.

  • Maternity Hospital In Northern Syria Is Bombed, Charity Says

    Save the Children said a maternity hospital it supports in the rebel-held Syrian province of Idlib has been hit by an apparent airstrike. The charity said in a statement that it's the only such hospital for more than 40 miles.
  • 'They Failed': 6 More Michigan Employees Charged In Flint Water Crisis

    Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has announced criminal charges against six more people — including the state's former water quality chief in connection with lead-contaminated water in the city of Flint. All six people are current or former state employees in the Michigan Department of...

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  • WARREN, Ohio — The weather will determine the pace of the last scene of the last act — the demolition of the blast furnace of the last steel mill here. The blast furnace is all that remains of the Trumbull Cliffs furnace built in record time in 1921, which became the largest in the world […]
  • WARREN, Ohio – Several businesses in downtown Warren and the Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County will host “Pokemon Go: A Night Around Downtown” from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. The Warren Trolley will take players to PokeStops in the downtown area all evening and stores and restaurants will have specials...
  • NORTH CANTON, Ohio – Kent State University at Stark is looking for employers to attend its job fair for veterans Aug. 18 at the campus’ conference center, 6000 Frank Ave. NW in North Canton, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The university has partnered with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the Ohio...

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