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NFL PRESEASON

NFL PRESEASON FavoritePointsUnderdog ATLANTA21/2Baltimore JACKSONVILLE31/2Miami


Woman robbed of car and purse with $700

Woman robbed of car and purse with $700 YOUNGSTOWN -- Police were called shortly after 8 a.m.


SCRAPPERS STREAKING

Scrappers streaking The Mahoning Valley Scrappers defeated the Jamestown Jammers 5-3 on Sunday for


BASEBALL

BASEBALL Wharmby Sports of Youngstown Class B -- is conducting tryouts for its fall and 2006 teams


Gunsmith sets sights to be No. 1

Scott Gallo has made guns that were taken on safari in Africa. By GAIL SMITH VINDICATOR STAFF


SATURDAY'S GAMES

SATURDAY'S GAMES American League N.Y. Yankees 7, Texas 5, 11 innings L.A. Angels 9, Seattle 1


HELOISE Checklist makes moving into and out of college easier

Dear Heloise: When our youngest child entered college, we developed a list of items we needed to


It's time for realistic immigration laws

Opinion: By DAVID R. FRANCIS CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR If Washington really wanted to, it could decidedly


MOUNTAINEER RESULTS

MOUNTAINEER RESULTS LATE SATURDAY 7th--Kettal Creek (Ramgee) 14.205.404.20 Beacon of Hope


Killings surpass total for last year

At this time last year, the city had recorded 13 homicides. By SEAN BARRON VINDICATOR STAFF


SKIN CARE Pleasantly PALE

Many Asian Americans invest thousands in maintaining a light complexion. By JIA-RUI CHONG LOS


Agenda Tuesday

Agenda Tuesday Mahoning County commissioners, 6 p.m., Lake Milton-Craig Beach Water and Sewer, 7,


BRIER HILL FEST

BRIER HILL FEST Entertainment The 14th annual Brier Hill Italian Fest entertainment schedule:


Festival honors the Emerald Isle

The festival promotes Irish culture and heritage, an organizer said. By SEAN BARRON VINDICATOR


Stormy night on airwaves

Take heart, Cleveland Browns fans. The product on the field is no longer the most embarrassing part


BIRTHS

BIRTHS Forum Health Woman & amp; Infants Pavilion Rickela Jackson and Troy Pollard, address


INSIDE

Inside *Jack Wilson hit a grand slam and Dave Williams pitched a complete game in the Pirates' 8-0


Out-homered Scrappers prevail, 5-3

Mahoning Valley captured its sixth straight victory. JAMESTOWN, N.Y. -- The Jamestown Jammers hit


Residents working to save park land

The association has hired a lawyer, a professional engineer and an ecologist. By DENISE DICK


Chinese could hold NASA's fortunes

Opinion: By JAMES P. PINKERTON LONG ISLAND NEWSDAY Now that the shuttle Discovery has landed safely, NASA


INDONESIAN GOVERNMENT, REBELS TO SIGN PEACE PACT

Indonesian government, rebels to sign peace pact HELSINKI, Finland -- The Indonesian government


LEADERBOARD Through Sunday

SCORETHRU 1. Phil Mickelson-413 2. Steve Elkington-315 2. Thomas Bjorn-314 4. Tiger Woods-2F


One health insurance plan for all Ohioans urged

Opinion: One health insurance plan for all Ohioans urged EDITOR: Robin Cook, author of medical thrillers


Ideas would avert constitution impasse

A cleric wants to set up an autonomous Shiite government in parts of Iraq. COMBINED DISPATCHES


WORTH A LOOK

BOOK SALES XFriends of the Campbell Public Library will have a book sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


NORTHFIELD RESULTS

NORTHFIELD RESULTS FRIDAY 1st--Seventh Lady(B Sturgeon)46.410.407.40 Mark's Fine China(S


Scrappers complete sweep of New Jersey

Mahoning Valley is over .500 but still in second place. AUGUSTA, N.J. -- Having swept the New


Kids with transplants thrive at W.Va. camp

The Poland girl remembers very little about her operations at a young age. By GAIL WHITE


Portugal honors U2 for humanitarian work

Portugal honors U2 for humanitarian work LISBON, Portugal -- Members of the Irish rock band U2


THURSDAY'S GAMES

THURSDAY'S GAMES American League Toronto 2, Detroit 1 Oakland 5, L.A. Angels 4 N.Y. Yankees


KISS-OFFS Elimination lines

"Amazing Race." At the end of each leg of the race on this CBS show, host Phil Keoghan says to the


This is no fish story

Opinion: Washington Post: The dire ecological condition of the world's oceans -- and the role that


TODAY

TODAY 9 a.m. (SPD) Auto racing: NASCAR Busch Series qualifying. 11 a.m. (GC) Golf: Walker Cup.


NFLPRESEASON

NFLPRESEASON FavoritePointsUnderdog PITTSBURGH3Philadelphia BASEBALL National League


Investigators getting closer to bottom of the U.N. barrel

Opinion: It was no great secret that Saddam Hussein had turned what was supposed to be a humanitarian effort


House of Saud has U.S. in its grip

Opinion: By ROBERT SCHEER LOS ANGELES TIMES The only evidence you need that President Bush is losing the


SCHEDULE

SCHEDULE TODAY BOYS GOLF Fitch, Badger, Canfield, Champion, Columbiana, Girard, Hubbard,


SHARON SPEEDWAY

SHARON SPEEDWAY SATURDAY RESULTS 410 Sprint Cars Heat 01 -- 1. Mike Kekich, Hermitage, Pa.;


*SCOTT SHARP WON FOR THE FIRST TIME IN MORE THAN TWO YEARS AT KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY.

*Scott Sharp won for the first time in more than two years at Kentucky Speedway. *Sebastien


REALITY SHOWS TV one-liners bring in groans

A reality game show just isn't complete these days without a smarmy send-off. By AMISHA PADNANI


Guidry gets Mountaineer triple

Real Dandy won the big race at Mountaineer Resort. By JOHN BUTERA VINDICATOR CORRESPONDENT


Thief steals woman's chain at gas station

YOUNGSTOWN -- An East Side woman was robbed of a gold chain bearing an Ohio State University emblem


AREA

AREA Canfield ump on ESPN INDIANAPOLIS -- Chet Cooper of Canfield will be one of the umpires at


COUNTRY Cantrell takes a risk on dream

The 10-track album combines a classic country motif with a modern contemporary flair. By JOHN


NORTH SIDE EVENT Brier Hill to return to roots by celebrating Italian Fest

The 2005 fest will honor a former Brier Hill resident as man of the year. By DAVID SKOLNICK


'Point-in-time' survey to assess homeless population

The survey will be conducted for the 24-hour period of Aug. 23. JOHN W. GOODWIN JR. VINDICATOR


LOCAL

LOCAL Volleyball rules meeting The OHSAA will sponsor this mandatory meeting for all volleyball


GETTING IT RIGHT

GETTING IT RIGHT Atty. James E. "Ted" Roberts of the Youngstown law firm Roth, Blair, Roberts,


Palestinians observe withdrawal in disbelief

Clothing is being made to proclaim Palestinian victory in Gaza. CHICAGO TRIBUNE GAZA CITY, Gaza