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  1. Ben Suarez scheduled to start serving 15-month prison sentence FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Cleveland.com

    Ben Suarez, the North Canton direct multimillionaire convicted in connection with a campaign finance scheme , is expected Friday to start serving his prison sentence. Suarez, 73, was convicted of witness tampering but acquitted of charges brought by prosecutors who alleged that he was part of a plot to secretly provide $200,000 in campaign contributions to U.S. Rep Jim Renacci, R-Wadsworth, and Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel in 2011 and 2012.

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  2. Appeals court says Ben Suarez cannot stay out of prison pending appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Cleveland.com

    Ben Suarez's attempt to stay out of prison while he challenges his witness tampering conviction was shot down by a federal appeals court Tuesday afternoon. In a two-page order, the 6th U.S. District Court of Appeals concluded that the North Canton direct marketing multimillionaire did not overcome the burden placed by federal law that would allow him to stay out pending appeal.

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  3. Brunswick construction company owner sentenced to 9 years in prison for $3 million bank fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    A construction company owner from Brunswick will spend the next nine years in a federal prison for executing a $3 million fraud that contributed to the largest credit union collapse in U.S. history. U.S. District Judge Christopher Boyko also ordered Svetislav Vujovic, 42, to pay $3 million in restitution to compensate for his crimes against the now-defunct St. Paul Croatian Federal Credit Union of Eastlake, which collapsed in 2010.

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  4. The Takeaway: TCU deserves bump in rankings after surviving scare at West VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    TCU's Trevone Boykin passes during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against West Virginia in Morgantown, W.Va., Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. 1. TCU proves its mettle: The College Football Playoff committee should consider giving No.

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  5. Top 25 Poll analysis: Alabama rolls up to No. 4 while Baylor falls hardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    At least among teams already ranked, there were not any big upward movers in this week's AP Top 25 Poll. The biggest jump was only three spots, but by six different teams.

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  6. The Takeaway: Are upset losses by Baylor and Oklahoma a death knell for Big 12 playoff hopes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Cleveland.com

    West Virginia's Shaquille Riddick and K.J. Dillon celebrate their win with fans following an NCAA college football game in Morgantown, W.Va., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. West Virginia won 41-27.

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