Charles wins big
kTHE LATE RAY CHARLES dominated Sunday night's Grammy Awards with seven wins. Norah Jones, above, collaborated with Charles to win Record of the Year with him for "Here We Go Again."
The pope is back
kPOPE JOHN PAUL II addressed a sea of worshippers Sunday from his studio in St. Peter's Square and gave with his presence what no cardinal's words could deliver: a strong assurance that he's on the rebound.
Courage of leaderspaves way for peace
kPALESTINIAN LEADER Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon have shown true bravery in reaching some common ground to revive hopes for a lasting peace in the troubled Middle East. A Vindicator editorial.
Pasta and wine go straight to the heart
kBLESSED SACRAMENT Parish in Warren hosted a pasta cook-off and wine-tasting event Sunday, the profits of which went directly to the American Heart Association. Above, Lindsey Beck of Austintown, this year's heart association Heart Child, samples a dessert.
kA NEW VIDEO DETECTION system placed at three Shields Road intersections in Boardman is designed to reduce bottlenecks in the township.
Jarrett wins pole
kDALE JARRETT beat out 56 other drivers Sunday in qualifying to take the top spot for next week's Daytona 500.