Regional and National News

Syria refugee flood to Turkey hits 100K
12:00, 9/22/14

Associated Press KUCUK KENDIRCILER, Turkey The 19-year-old Kurdish militant, who has been

Extremists’ media war outpaces Arab states
12:00, 9/22/14

Associated Press DUBAI, U.A.E. As the Islamic State group battles across Syria and Iraq, pushing

Ohio high court orders city vote on cameras
12:00, 9/21/14

Associated Press COLUMBUS The Ohio Supreme Court has ordered a Cleveland suburb to let voters

Training funds available to businesses
12:00, 9/21/14

Associated Press COLUMBUS Businesses seeking to provide employee training opportunities can soon

Turkish hostages freed; questions still linger
12:00, 9/21/14

Associated Press ANKARA, TURKEY Turkish authorities say they have freed 49 hostages from one of

Two killed in small-plane crash
12:00, 9/21/14

Associated Press MIDDLETOWN, Ohio Authorities in southwest Ohio said both people aboard a small

El-Sissi discusses Egypt, terror fight
12:00, 9/21/14

Associated Press CAIRO Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is feeling vindicated by the

910th reservists return after 4-month deployment
12:01, 9/20/14

Capt. Jacob Papp hugs his girlfriend Adina Szewcyyk after his return from a 120-day deployment to Southwest Asia. More than 60 reservists returned to the Youngstown Air Reserve Station in Vienna Friday afternoon after providing airdrop delivery of more than 54 tons of food and water to starving Yazidi refugees as part of a humanitarian-relief effort in Iraq’s Sinjar Mountains.

Parents of autistic boy sue Ohio Department of Health
12:02, 9/19/14

Associated Press CINCINNATI Parents of an autistic child on Thursday sued the Ohio Department of

British hostage shown in video
12:00, 9/19/14

Associated Press BEIRUT The Islamic State group on Thursday released a video showing a British

Senate votes to arm, train Syrian rebels
12:00, 9/19/14

Associated Press WASHINGTON In the heat of an election campaign, Congress cleared the way for

Chevron meets new shale-drilling rules
12:00, 9/19/14

Associated Press PITTSBURGH Chevron has become the first energy company to meet a new set of

Toronto mayor has rare cancer
12:00, 9/18/14

Associated Press TORONTO Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has a rare and difficult cancer that will

Scotland Tensions mount in final hours before independence vote
12:00, 9/18/14

Associated Press EDINBURGH, Scotland For Scots, Wednesday was a day of excitement, apprehension

YBI moves city into global community
12:01, 9/17/14

The Youngstown Business Incubator beat out Columbus, Los Angeles and Beijing to achieve its No. 1 ranking, announced at a global news conference Tuesday by officials from the Stockholm-based University Business Incubator Index, who traveled here from Sweden to bestow the award. Ohio claims two incubators ranked among the top five this year.

General: Ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State
12:00, 9/17/14

Associated Press WASHINGTON American ground troops may be needed to battle Islamic State forces

Ukraine lawmakers OK landmark agreement with Europe
12:00, 9/17/14

Associated Press KIEV, Ukraine Ukraine moved to resolve months of crisis Tuesday by

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12:00, 9/17/14

Associated Press WASHINGTON The agency responsible for safety on the nation’s roads was years

Islamic state Kerry: US open to talks about role for Iran
12:00, 9/16/14

Associated Press PARIS As more than two dozen nations pledged Monday to help Iraq fight the

House GOP moves ahead on training of Syrian rebels
12:00, 9/16/14

Associated Press WASHINGTON Lawmakers raced Monday to authorize an expanded mission to arm and