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Cincinnati leaders pledge city safe for All-Star Game events

Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley speaks during a news conference about All-Star Game visitors safety in the aftermath of a violent weekend melee Monday, July 6, 2015, in Cincinnati. The conference Monday was held over concerns raised after two police officers were hurt, a civilian was beaten, and several others people were arrested late Saturday. (Cara Owsley/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP)  MANDATORY CREDIT;  NO SALES

CINCINNATI (AP) — City and police leaders insisted Monday that Cincinnati’s downtown will be safe for All-Star Game visitors, in the aftermath of a violent weekend melee.

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Lausanne favored for 2020 Youth Olympics in IOC evaluation

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Lausanne appears favored to win 2020 Youth Winter Games hosting rights after an International Olympic Committee evaluation of the two candidates.

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