Ohio’s epidemic of political stupidity
Sports news roundup, Dec. 17: First black woman qualifies for U.S. Olympic speedskating team
High school scores, summaries and schedules —
University of Akron women’s basketball: Megan Sefcik’s school-record 10 3-pointers, career-high 32 points power Zips to 93-33 rout of Ohio Christian
High school roundup: East runs past John Marshall 60-40 in girls basketball


Drug companies spend $57M to defeat Ohio ballot issue
Sign-ups show health law’s staying power in Trump era
Trump defends tax plan, proclaims economy set ‘to rock’
Things to Do, Dec. 17: Christmas Irish dancing; crafty shopping; wine and cheese; Holiday Pops; Choir Classic

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