Reckoning With Memories of Budapest

A Times journalist spent three months capturing a contemporary portrait of Hungary’s capital, where he lived for several years as a child in the early ’90s.

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Kentucky Flooding: More Heavy Rain Moves In

A storm system moving east across the state may impede efforts to rescue hundreds of people still unaccounted for after severe flooding last week.

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Kentucky Flooding: State Braces for More Heavy Rain

A storm system moving east across the state may impede efforts to rescue hundreds of people still unaccounted for after severe flooding last week.

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After Uvalde, a Kindergarten Teacher Trains to Carry a Gun In School

More school employees are carrying guns to defend against school shootings. In Ohio, a contentious new law requires no more than 24 hours of training.

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Ohio Girl’s Abortion Case Shows How New Bans Will Impact Young Patients

One 10-year-old became the focus of debate, but more than 1,000 girls under 15 seek abortions each year. “How are we going to help the pregnant kids?”

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A 10-Year-Old Endures the Predictable Result of an Abortion Ban

Why is the right in denial about what their laws do?

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Suspect Is Arrested in Ohio After Rape of 10-Year-Old Girl

The case became a flash point in the abortion debate after the young victim was forced to travel out of state for the procedure.

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I’m Terrified for My Patients Now That Roe Is Gone

A high-risk obstetrician explains what his patients will have to endure.

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Ohio Makes It Easier for Teachers to Carry Guns at School

A new law requires educators and other school staff members who want to carry a weapon to undergo no more than 24 hours of training — compared with more than 700 hours previously.

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Fraternity Brothers Acquitted on Most Serious Charges in Student’s Death

The two men were found not guilty of involuntary manslaughter and reckless homicide in the death of Stone Foltz, a 20-year-old Bowling Green State University sophomore. But they were convicted of hazing and other lesser counts.

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How Hollywood and the Media Fueled the Political Rise of J.D. Vance

“Hillbilly Elegy,” a best-selling memoir that became a star-studded film, raised the profile of the onetime “Never Trump guy” who won an Ohio primary with the help of the former president.

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What May’s Primaries Tell Us About the ‘Populism of Resentment’ Shaping the G.O.P.

Two conservative writers discuss Trumpism’s appeal in the Republican Party and what the rise of Senate candidate J.D. Vance can foreshadow for the midterms this fall.

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Inflation concerns are at the center of an Ohio Senate contest.

The race between Representative Tim Ryan and J.D. Vance will require them to win over establishment Republicans and working-class voters.

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In Ohio Senate Race, Democrats Pin Their Hopes on the Suburbs

J.D. Vance, the Republican nominee, enters the general election as the favorite. For Representative Tim Ryan, the Democrat, Ohio’s sprawling metro areas offer a possible path to victory.

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How J.D. Vance Won in Ohio: A Trump Endorsement, a Fox News Stage and Money

A big endorsement was decisive, but a cable news megaphone and a huge infusion of spending helped pave the way to victory.

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J.R. Majewski, Ohio Winner, Has Expressed Fringe Views on QAnon and Jan. 6

Mr. Majewski, a surprise victor this week in Ohio, has voiced sympathy for QAnon believers and suggested that the F.B.I. drove much of the violence at the Capitol riot.

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5 Takeaways From Ohio’s Primary Elections

Donald Trump showed his enduring grip over Republican primaries for Senate, and establishment Democrats won a House rematch against a progressive challenger.

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Vance Wins Republican Senate Primary in Ohio After Nod From Trump

J.D. Vance, the author of “Hillbilly Elegy,” won a G.O.P. race that saw nearly $80 million in television advertising.

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J.D. Vance’s Rise From ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Author to Senate Nominee

Now the Republican nominee for Senate in Ohio, Mr. Vance owes his ascendant political career in large part to Donald Trump, whose style he has tried to emulate.

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Gov. Mike DeWine of Ohio holds off his G.O.P. primary challengers.

The state’s Republican governor defeated two hard-right opponents who had criticized his pandemic policies.

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When Will We Have Results in Ohio and Indiana’s primary Contests?

Every election night is different, and the timing of results can be downright messy. Here are factors at play in Ohio and Indiana.

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What to Watch in Ohio and Indiana Primary Elections Tuesday

The second election night of the 2022 midterms has some national implications for Republicans. Here’s a breakdown.

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In Ohio Senate Fight, G.O.P. Shows Strains of Its Identity Crisis

Republicans agree that values they view as traditional are at risk, but they’re wrestling with whether isolationism is the answer to their misgivings about global interconnectedness.

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J.D. Vance Knows Who’s Starring in the Ohio Senate Race. (It’s Not Him.)

Mr. Vance is arguably a perfect test case for Mr. Trump: weak enough to need a boost but with enough potential to make him a worthwhile risk.

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In Trump’s Shadow, Ohio Republicans Campaign Ahead of Tuesday’s Primary.

Donald Trump’s endorsement of the author and venture capitalist J.D. Vance has shaken up the Republican race for the first major Senate midterm election.

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Ohio Republicans Embrace the Bombast Ahead of Senate Primary Election

The slugfest for the Republican nomination for Ohio’s open Senate seat has buried the brand of good-natured, country-club conservatism that was once a hallmark of the state.

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Death of American Fighting in Ukraine Confirmed by Family

Willy Joseph Cancel Jr., 22, died in combat earlier this week, according to his uncle. He is believed to be the first American killed while fighting in Ukraine.

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For J.D. Vance, ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ Was the Question, and Trump Was the Answer

Once a severe Trump critic, he has aligned himself with the views of many conservative Ohio voters.

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Republican Primaries in May Will Test Trump’s Continued Pull

The upcoming Republican primaries are a critical test of the former president’s grip on the G.O.P. Here are the key races to watch.

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Ohio Senate Race Pits Trump and Son Against Big G.O.P. Group

The Club for Growth has lined up behind Josh Mandel. Donald J. Trump and his eldest son, Donald Jr., are backing J.D. Vance. Tuesday’s outcome will be a crucial test of the former president’s sway.

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Democrats, You Can’t Ignore the Culture Wars Any Longer

The only alternative to fighting is losing.

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Ohio Republicans Scramble as Trump Endorsement Hangs Over Senate Race

The news that Donald Trump might soon endorse J.D. Vance, the author and venture capitalist, prompted some Republican leaders in Ohio to try to prevent the move.

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Bob Gibbs, House Republican Facing Primary Challenge in Ohio, Will Retire

The state’s redistricting process had drawn Mr. Gibbs into a primary fight against Max Miller, who served in the Trump White House and was endorsed by the former president.

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Tim Ryan Struggles to Reach Ohio’s Exhausted Majority

Mr. Ryan, the Ohio Democrat running for Senate, has been listening to white working-class voters. Whether they are listening to him and the Democratic Party is the question.

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Ohio Woman Convicted of Murder in 1993 Death of Newborn

Genealogical research helped lead police to the baby’s identity nearly three decades later.

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G.O.P. Presses for Greater Edge on Florida and Ohio Congressional Maps

In Florida, Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoed a map drawn by his fellow Republicans in the Legislature. In Ohio, Republicans closed in on a G.O.P.-friendly map for the midterm elections.

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Ohio Supreme Court Intensifies a Redistricting Map Standoff

Years ago, voters created a commission to make political maps fairer. Now the State Supreme Court is blocking maps drawn by the Republican-led commission, saying nothing has changed.

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Republican in Ohio Senate Primary Spoke Offensively About Asians

Mike Gibbons, a leading contender to succeed Senator Rob Portman, made the comments in a 2013 podcast on doing business in China.

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Officer Who Killed Ma’Khia Bryant Will Not Face Charges

The 16-year-old girl had a turbulent life in Ohio’s foster care system and was swinging a knife at a woman when a police officer fatally shot her last year.

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Court Declares Isaiah Andrews Wrongfully Imprisoned for 45 Years

The official declaration this week means that Isaiah Andrews, 84, can seek damages from the State of Ohio for spending more than half his life in prison after being wrongly convicted of killing his wife.

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Republican Candidates Split Over Ukraine-Russia Crisis

In Ohio, two Republicans running for Senate have taken sharply different positions, offering a clear view of the party’s rift over foreign policy.

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3 Types of Baby Formula Recalled After Reported Bacterial Infections

Abbott Nutrition issued voluntary recalls of their popular Similac, Alimentum and EleCare formulas after four infants were hospitalized with bacterial infections.

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Should We Blame Mitch McConnell or Brad Pitt for Gerrymandering?

See, redistricting can be fun.

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How Josh Mandel, Son of Suburban Ohio, Became a Right-Wing Warrior

The Senate candidate was a rising Republican when he abandoned his moderate roots. Now, those who have watched his transformation wonder if his rhetoric reflects who he really is.

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Why Was Dave Chappelle at a Village Council Meeting in Ohio?

The comedian helped quash a plan for affordable housing in Yellow Springs, Ohio, this week by threatening to pull a multimillion-dollar investment.

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Jazz Freed Keith LaMar’s Soul. Can It Help Him Get Off Death Row?

With concerts and a new album, musicians are trying to draw attention to the case of an inmate, convicted in the death of five other prisoners, who they believe deserves a new trial.

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New York Deer Infected With Omicron, Study Finds

White-tailed deer on Staten Island have become the first wild animals with documented Omicron infections. The coronavirus has now been found in deer in 15 states.

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Is the Coronavirus in Your Backyard?

White-tailed deer could become a reservoir for the virus, putting people and animals at risk, health experts say.

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Republicans Step Up Attacks on Fauci to Woo Trump Voters

G.O.P. candidates, tapping into voters’ frustrations with a seemingly endless pandemic, are stepping up their attacks on Dr. Anthony S. Fauci.

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Should a Person Go to Jail for Cutting Down a Tree?

Protecting them in public areas is a no-brainer. Protecting them on private land is a far greater challenge.

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