Deadly attacks killdozens in Baghdad
kAN IRAQI MOTHER, above, screams as she learns her son was killed in one of three massive car bombings in Baghdad. The explosions struck near a crowded bus station Wednesday. Up to 43 people were killed in the deadliest suicide attacks in Baghdad in weeks.
Medicare drug planis getting personal
kTHE NEW Medicare prescription drug benefit plan will help individuals get plans that fit their personal needs, an administrator of the program says.
kMAHONING COUNTY'S dysfunctional criminal justice system will not be corrected if those involved in it stick their heads in the sand, a Vindicator editorial says.
kA YOUNGSTOWN man was killed on the city's South Side late Tuesday. He became the city's 24th homicide victim of 2005 and the sixth in the past 10 days.
He's a pilot for a day
kSTOYAN PONTIUS of New Wilmington, above, became a pilot for the day Wednesday in a program for young people at the Youngstown Air Reserve Station.
Local theater season
kCOMMUNITY theaters in the Mahoning and Shenango valleys announce their 2005-06 season fare.
Tribe shut out
kTEXAS RANGERS shut out the Cleveland Indians 3-0 Wednesday at Jacobs Field.