Monday , 25 June 2018

Sandusky County Fireworks Displays

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Saturday, June 30th Woodville 4th of July Festival – Trailmarker Park at 10 p.m. Sunday, July 1st Clyde Community Fireworks – Clyde Community Park at 10 p.m. Tuesday, July 3rd Fremont Fireworks Extravaganza – Walsh Park at 10 p.m.  (Listen to the Soundtrack to the Fireworks on Sister Station Eagle 99.) Tuesday, July 3rd Green Springs Independence Day Celebration – Green Springs Park at Dusk …

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In Texas, Trump's steel tariff stirs uncertainty and concern

Joel Johnson examines the shipping labels on 35-ton coils of American-made steel that will be unspooled, bent and welded into rounded sections of pipe. One’s from Nucor, a mill in Arkansas. Another’s from Steel Dynamics in Mississippi. But much harder to spot in the sprawling factory yard is the imported steel that’s put his company in the crosshairs of President …

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Mattis focusing on strategic security issues in China talks

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he slammed Beijing at an international conference for its militarization of islands in the South China Sea. Speaking to reporters on his plane Sunday en route to a stop in Alaska, Mattis avoided …

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Mattis seeks less contentious visit with Chinese

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis laid out plans for a less contentious, more open dialogue with Chinese leaders as he travels to Asia, less than a month after he slammed Beijing at an international conference for its militarization of islands in the South China Sea. Speaking to reporters on his plane Sunday en route to a stop in Alaska, Mattis avoided …

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China regulators free up extra $100B for bank lending

Chinese regulators have freed up an extra $100 billion for bank lending in a move financial analysts said could help to reassure investors amid trade tensions with Washington. The reduction on Sunday in reserves banks are required to hold was part of a series of such cuts economists had forecast before the dispute with President Donald Trump erupted. But they …

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Increasing threats to DHS include burned animal carcass left on staffer's porch

In recent days, the Department of Homeland Security’s internal intelligence and analysis office has determined violent threats against department employees have increased, according to an official with knowledge of a recent threat assessment. The department determined that there was a “heightened threat against DHS employees” in response to recent government actions surrounding immigration, according to a letter sent to employees …

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Asian stocks fall, oil gives up some gains after China move

Asian stock markets fell Monday and oil prices gave up some of their gains after Chinese regulators freed up extra money for bank lending amid a trade dispute with Washington. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 fell 0.5 percent to 22,404.53 and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng lost 0.5 percent to 29,193.68. The Shanghai Composite Index edged up less than 1 point …

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College sports doctors under new scrutiny amid scandals

Allegations of sexual abuse carried out over decades by team physicians at Michigan State and Ohio State are sending ripples through university athletics departments, with some schools exploring whether more oversight is needed for figures in such powerful positions. The scandals involving former Michigan State team doctor Larry Nassar, who was also a physician for USA Gymnastics, and Richard Strauss, …

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Devon Allen wins tight 110 hurdles at USATF outdoor meet

Devon Allen is used to winning close races. Allen might never enter another event that’ll be as close as the 110-meter hurdles Sunday at the USATF Outdoor championships. Allen, the former Oregon receiver, crossed in 13.452 seconds — with the up-and-coming Grant Holloway in second at 13.454 — after a weather delay that lasted just under three hours. World record-holder …

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Alec Baldwin to Melania Trump: 'Come over to the light'

Alec Baldwin invited first lady Melania Trump to “come over to the light” — and then asked the first lady to join him on NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.” “Dear Melania- We know what you’re thinking. What you’re feeling. You are quaking w anticipation. Shuddering w a strange, newfound courage,” Baldwin tweeted on Saturday. “Come. Come over to the light. We …

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