Washington: Ahead of the 27th anniversary of Tiananmen crackdown, a bipartisan group of US lawmakers has asked Chinese President Xi Jinping to lift restrictions on public discussion of the protests and release individuals detained for commemorating the event.
"In addition to allowing uncensored, public discussion…
By MARK REITER
The revitalization of a downtown Toledo icon got a big boost from the federal government on Thursday.
U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D., Toledo) announced that funding for the $104 million upgrade and expansion of the historic James M. Ashley and Thomas W.L. Ashley Courthouse…
By JONNELLE MARTE
The Washington Post
One of the nation’s largest multi-employer pension funds said that it is out of ideas for ways to save itself from an impending failure.
After the Treasury Department rejected its Hail Mary proposal, which would have substantially cut benefits for some retirees, the…
By JOHN FUNK
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The U.S. Department of Energy is awarding $40 million to the Lake Erie Energy Development Corp. to build a six-turbine pilot wind farm in Lake Erie by the end of 2018.
The award caps a 10-year struggle that began as an idea…