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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, right, speaks to workers at a campaign office for Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., earlier this month.

Wasserman Schultz, Rubio Beat Back Primary Challenges

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the embattled former Democratic National Committee chairwoman, beat back a primary challenge from an upstart political novice backed by Bernie Sanders and funded by his supporters.

With 82 percent of the vote in, the incumbent congresswoman was leading college professor Tim Canova, 57-43 percent, and was declared the winner by the AP.

Brock Turner, a former Stanford University swimmer, received six months in jail and three years' probation for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. State lawmakers have approved a proposal to mandate prison terms for such a crime.

California Lawmakers Approve Mandatory Sentencing For Rape

The California Assembly unanimously passed a measure that requires a prison sentence for anyone convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious person.

Local Headlines

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

LORDSTOWN, Ohio – Vice President Joe Biden will appear at UAW Local 1714’s union hall, 2121 Salt Springs Road, Thursday to rally support for the Democratic Party’s nominee for president, Hillary Clinton, the Clinton campaign announced today. Biden is scheduled to speak at 11 a.m. and doors open at 9:30 a.m., according to the release. […]

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

CANFIELD, Ohio – Farmers Bank has begun offering its customers Apple Pay so they can use their smartphones to pay bills in retail outlets, the bank announced late Monday. In participating stores, Apple Pay will work with iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch, said Kevin Helmick, president and CEO of the bank. Within […]