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  • Prosecutor seeks no bond for suspect in 2 officers' slayings

    A prosecutor is asking that the suspect in the fatal shooting of two Ohio police officers be held without bail or bond as the potential death penalty case proceeds. Thirty-year-old Quentin Smith is charged with aggravated murder in the Feb. 10 shootings of Westerville officers Eric Joering...

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  • We Hear You: Amnesty Politics, Improving the Immigration System, and Why America Chose Trump

    Editor’s note: Some conservatives saw victory in the Senate’s inability to attract 60 votes to advance any of several immigration reform bills before the weekend,... Read More The post We Hear You: Amnesty Politics, Improving the Immigration System, and Why America Chose Trump appeared first on The Daily Signal.

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  • Ritchie scores in 11th round of SO, Ducks beat Wild 3-2

    Nick Ritchie isn't one of the first players called upon for the Anaheim Ducks in a shootout. He wasn't among the first 10 shooters Saturday in St. Paul, Minn. Yet, Ritchie scored in the 11th round of the shootout and John Gibson stopped the final seven shooters in the Ducks' 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild. "It seems like once it gets over five or six (rounds) it can go over 15 sometimes, so there was a good chance I was going to get a shot...

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  • Greiss stops 45 shots as Islanders move past Hurricanes

    After allowing 19 goals in his previous four games, Thomas Greiss finally had the breakthrough night he and the New York Islanders were looking for. Greiss stopped 45 shots for his first shutout of the season, and the Islanders beat the host Carolina Hurricanes 3-0 on Friday night. "He was great," Islanders coach Doug Weight said. "He was confident. He came in and did a job. He made the saves he had to." Johnny Boychuk, Anthony Beauvillier and...

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  • Couturier's OT goal lifts Flyers past Blue Jackets, 2-1

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Sean Couturier scored 1:52 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 victory over the Blue Jackets on Friday night, ending an 11-game losing streak in Columbus. Wayne Simmonds also scored for Philadelphia, and Michael Neuvirth - filling in for the injured Brian Elliott ...

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  • No. 17 Arizona holds off No. 25 Arizona State

    Deandre Ayton had 25 points and 16 rebounds, and Arizona won 77-70 at Arizona State to sweep the season series. Arizona (21-6, 11-3 Pac-12) started fast, quieting a raucous crowd at Wells Fargo Arena by playing well at both ends while building an 18-point lead. But the Sun Devils (19-7, 7-7) revved up the fans with a 31-6 halftime-spanning run to go up seven. They took their first lead on a corner three to open the second half and scored the first eight points...

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  • Bjorkstrand, Dubois lead Blue Jackets past Islanders, 4-1

    NEW YORK (AP) - Oliver Bjorkstrand and Pierre-Luc Dubois scored power-play goals in the second period to give Columbus the lead, and the Blue Jackets went on to a 4-1 win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night. Brandon Dubinsky and Cam Atkinson scored in the third period, defenseman ...

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  • Sports calendar, Feb. 13-14

    TUESDAY College basketball 3:30p Georgetown at Butler...

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  • The Latest: Agent says tips, social media led to gun arrest

    The Latest on two Ohio police officers shot to death (all times local): 4:25 p.m. A federal agent says tips from the community, social media posts and a gun trace led to the arrest of a man accused of providing the weapon used to kill two Ohio police officers. Ronald Herndon is the...

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  • Flags at half-staff to honor 2 slain Ohio police officers

    Ohio's governor on Monday ordered flags flown at half-staff around the state to honor two police officers killed over the weekend in suburban Columbus. The order from Republican Gov. John Kasich applies to flags at public properties and will be in place until the officers are interred. ...

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  • Michelle Obama's portrait artist is from Georgia. Here's her story.

    The Smithsonian Museum revealed the official national portrait of former First Lady Michelle Obama painted by Amy Sherald. Who is this Georgia artist, what is her artistic background and where can you see her other work?

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  • Michelle Obama's portrait artist is from Georgia. Here's her story.

    The Smithsonian Museum revealed the official national portrait of former First Lady Michelle Obama painted by Amy Sherald. Who is this Georgia artist, what is her artistic background and where can you see her other work?

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  • Michelle Obama's portrait artist is from Georgia. Here's her story.

    The Smithsonian Museum revealed the official national portrait of former First Lady Michelle Obama painted by Amy Sherald. Who is this Georgia artist, what is her artistic background and where can you see her other work?

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  • Police had previously gone to home where officers killed

    Police in Ohio had previously gone to the home where a man fatally shot two police officers for three domestic disputes but no arrests were ever made, incident reports from the Columbus suburb of Westerville show. Westerville officers Eric Joering, 39, and Anthony Morelli, 54, were killed...

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  • WATCH: Two police officers shot and killed outside of Columbus, Ohio

    Man sets fire on commuter train in Chicago.

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  • The Latest: Teen: Heard shots, then saw police cars race up

    The Latest on two police officers fatally shot in Ohio (all times local): 7:45 p.m. A teenager who lives across the street from where two Ohio police officers were fatally shot in a Columbus suburb says he heard five or six shots and then saw police cars pulling up. Trea (TRAY)...

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  • Police: 2 officers killed responding to 911; suspect held

    Police in Ohio said two officers were fatally shot at a home in a Columbus suburb on Saturday, and a suspect was in custody. Westerville police said in a statement that the shootings happened Saturday after officers responded to a 911 hang-up call. The officers were shot around noon after...

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  • 2 officers shot dead after responding to 911 hang-up call; suspect in custody

    Two officers were shot and killed Saturday northeast of Columbus, Ohio, police said.

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  • Nelson’s OT goal completes hat trick as Isles tip Red Wings 7-6

    Brock Nelson scored his third goal of the game 3:15 into overtime and the host New York Islanders, boosted by a late flurry, beat the Detroit Red Wings 7-6 on Friday night. The Islanders trailed 5-2 with 6:33 left in regulation when Detroit's Tyler Bertuzzi was assessed a major game misconduct for slashing Cal Clutterbuck. New York took advantage as Nelson, Anders Lee, Nick Leddy and Josh Bailey scored power-play goals in a 3:37 span. Bailey's goal gave New...

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  • Trudeau pitches Canada’s tech jobs to San Francisco market

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau brought what some call his "maple charm offensive" to San Francisco on Thursday with a dual agenda: pitch Canada as a destination for American tech firms amid increasing unease over U.S. immigration policy and remind California of its long trade relationship with the country, despite President Trump's threat to bow out of NAFTA. The heated debate over immigration since Trump's election has provided a clear opening for Canada to pitch itself...

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