April 28, 2016

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Fujimori leads candidates in Peru presidential election; advances to runoff

LIMA, Peru — The daughter of jailed former President Alberto Fujimori held a strong lead in preliminary results from the first round of Peru’s presidential election and appeared headed to a showdown with another center-right candidate in a June runoff. With 40 percent of the ballots counted late Sunday, Keiko Fujimori had 39 percent of Read More…

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Bernie pledged to stay away from negative campaigning, but his slam of Hillary as ‘unqualified’ likely won’t be isolated incident

DES MOINES, Iowa — Bernie Sanders’ claim that Hillary Clinton isn’t qualified to be president landed with a boom this week. The blow was far from the first — and won’t likely be the last — from the candidate who pledged to stay away from negative campaigning. The Vermont senator kicked off his insurgent presidential Read More…

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Bernie questions Hillary’s qualifications; she counterpunches with attack on his gun control policies

PHILADELPHIA — Armed with a blistering tabloid cover, Hillary Clinton is pitting Bernie Sanders against the parents of children murdered in Sandy Hook, part of an effort to punch her way into the critical New York primary. The inflammatory rhetoric underscores the importance of the April 19 New York contest to her campaign and the Read More…

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Cruz’s presidential bid gains momentum — but not with other GOP senators

WASHINGTON — Sen. Ted Cruz is increasingly winning over voters to his presidential bid. He’s still not winning over fellow Republican senators. The Texas Republican is notorious for alienating his colleagues with tactics including pushing a fruitless government shutdown in 2013 and accusing the Senate majority leader of lying. They’re now paying it back by Read More…

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Daughter of former Peruvian strongman finds support from rural Andes

CCANO, Peru — This remote hamlet high in the Peruvian Andes is nearly drained of color, save for the bright orange campaign signs plastered on walls and houses promoting presidential hopeful Keiko Fujimori. It’s an emblem of the poor community’s continued loyalty to her father, now imprisoned former President Alberto Fujimori, who is credited by Read More…

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Kasich says Ohio ‘stronger every day’ in address

MARIETTA — Republican Gov. John Kasich sounded a unifying message during his annual State of the State address Wednesday, saying his state “is getting stronger every day” and is setting an example for the nation by solving tough problems with ingenuity and cooperation. Kasich might be off the presidential campaign trail temporarily, but some of Read More…

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Marietta readies for Kasich’s State of the State speech

COLUMBUS — The city of Marietta is preparing for a crowd as Ohio Gov. John Kasich, members of his Cabinet, state lawmakers and others descend on the historic city for his annual State of the State speech. The governor and Republican presidential contender is scheduled to deliver the address at the Peoples Bank Theatre at Read More…

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Trump campaign listing after Cruz’s decisive victory in Wisconsin

NEW YORK — Republican Donald Trump emerged from Wisconsin as a damaged front-runner following a crushing loss to rival Ted Cruz, deepening questions about the billionaire businessman’s presidential qualifications and pushing the GOP toward a rare contested convention fight. Democrat Bernie Sanders also scored a sweeping victory in Wisconsin’s primary that gives him a fresh Read More…

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Obama warming to idea of taking on Trump as ‘criticizer in chief’

WASHINGTON — He won’t be on November’s ballot, but President Barack Obama is slowly embracing his role as the anti-Trump, taking on the Republican front-runner in ways that no other Democrat can. With Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders still fighting it out in the Democratic primary, the task has fallen increasingly to Obama to articulate Read More…

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Sales tax, levy likely on Medina County ballot in November

Medina County commissioners are expected to place a sales tax increase of 0.25 percent and a 0.2-mill renewal levy for the Medina County Home on the November ballot. The county home at 6144 Wedgewood Road in Lafayette Township has been housing adult residents since 1894. The state and local sales tax rate in Medina County Read More…