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It's 2016 all over again — at least from Russia's perspective.

Russia's state-sponsored messaging about Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign was more neutral in the fall.

But over the past six weeks, this coverage has shifted to mirror pro-Sanders talking points first used in the last presidential campaign, said Clint Watts of the Foreign Policy Research Institute, who has been monitoring Russian interference continuously.

"What's really come on strong just in the last 30 to 45 days are very similar narratives that we saw in 2016 about Sanders," Watts told NPR.

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The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati has upheld a lower court ruling dismissing a defamation lawsuit filed by a Chillicothe woman against actor James Woods over social media posts during the 2016 presidential campaign. 

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President Obama visited Capital University yesterday to headline a get-out-the-vote rally in support of Democrat Hillary Clinton's presidential bid.

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump has a narrow lead over Democrat Hillary Clinton in Ohio, while Clinton rival Bernie Sanders leads Trump.

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders' campaign is dismissing its federal complaint against Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted over a policy related to the state's youngest primary voters.

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Ohio Democratic Party chair David Pepper says he believes the number of Ohioans affiliated with the party will shrink because some crossed over to vote in the GOP presidential primary. 

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Governor John Kasich won last night's Republican presidential primary in Ohio, besting billionaire Donald Trump and keeping his campaign alive.

A group of 17-year-olds backed by Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has filed a lawsuit against Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, claiming they should be allowed to vote to nominate a presidential candidate as they would in other races.

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Ohio State University will host a presidential town hall forum before next week's Ohio primary.

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders talked about the poor, the middle class, and the state of American politics during a campaign stop yesterday at Baldwin Wallace Univeristy.

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Politico reports Ohio Governor John Kasich is being urged to drop out of the presidential race by GOP leaders who want Florida Senator Marco Rubio as the so-called "establishment" candidate.

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders told a Cleveland State University audience last night the U.S. should not turn its back on Syrian refugees.