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Veteran House member rules out 2022 Senate bid

May. 26, 2021 15:10 PM EDT

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A six-term U.S. House member who represents a district that sprawls across eastern and southeastern Ohio has ruled out joining the Republican U.S. Senate primary race. Rep. Bill Johnson, 66, told the Vindicator newspaper for a report Wednesday...

Republicans vie for Trump's blessing in Ohio Senate primary

May. 19, 2021 00:53 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — One candidate has been circulating a who's-done-more-for-Donald Trump scorecard. Footage of a waving Trump was dropped without context into a TV ad for another. A photo posted to Twitter gushes over the ex-president and his wife stopping by a third candidate's fundraiser...

California's Pacific Gas & Electric charged in 2019 wildfire

Apr. 06, 2021 19:07 PM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California prosecutor filed 33 criminal charges Tuesday accusing troubled Pacific Gas & Electric of inadvertently injuring six firefighters and endangering public health with smoke and ash in a 2019 fire blamed on its equipment. The...

More than a dozen states to open vaccines to all adults

Mar. 29, 2021 20:02 PM EDT

More than a dozen states will open vaccine eligibility to all adults this week in a major expansion of COVID-19 shots for tens of millions of Americans amid a worrisome increase in virus cases and concerns about balancing supply and demand for the vaccines. Meanwhile, the...