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LAWSUIT Mahoning Co. deputies allege discrimination

The corporal's rank should have been phased out, lawyer says. YOUNGSTOWN -- Two Mahoning County


No apology yet

Opinion: Washington Post: To get Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-N.J., to remove a "hold" on her confirmation vote,


MEDICAL EMERGENCY

They performed CPR on the fallen bowler until paramedics arrived. YOUNGSTOWN -- What was supposed


Managing conflict

Managing conflict CHAMPION -- Kent State University Trumbull Campus will offer a course on


YSU MEN Penguins let second-half lead slip away

Youngstown State led by seven points with less than 10 minutes left. YOUNGSTOWN -- Frustration


PATRIOTS 41, STEELERS 27

PATRIOTS 41, STEELERS 27 New England1014710--41 Pittsburgh301410--27 First Quarter NE--FG


Stem cell lines' use are seen as risky

Cells may cause immune system attack, a study says. LOS ANGELES TIMES All human embryonic stem


OSU MEN Hoosiers turn back Ohio State

Bracey Wright provided the spark for Indiana. BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) -- Bracey Wright saw D.J.


OHIO TURNPIKE Talks continue to avert strike

Workers planned to picket at all interchanges. CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Ohio Turnpike Commission and


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CHAMPIONS TOUR Quigley wins MasterCard Championship in playoff

This victory was his second in three years at the season-opening tournament. KAUPULEHU-KONA,


EAGLES 27, FALCONS 10

EAGLES 27, FALCONS 10 Atlanta01000--10 Philadelphia7767--27 First Quarter Phi--Levens 4 run


EASTERN CONFERENCE

EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGBL10StrHomeAwayConf Philadelphia1821.462--5-5L-19-


Cadillac stolen

Cadillac stolen YOUNGSTOWN -- A cautionary tale about leaving your car unlocked and running: A


Vick stifled by Eagles defense

Atlanta's quarterback was unable to produce any game-breaking runs. PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Michael


CAVALIERS Double the fun for LeBron

He recorded his 2nd triple-double in 3 games in win over Warriors. OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- LeBron


MAJOR INDOOR SOCCER LEAGUE

MAJOR INDOOR SOCCER LEAGUE WLPct.GB Philadelphia127.632-- St. Louis127.632--


WINNING NUMBERS | Month Jan. 22-28

OHIO Friday 1/28 Night drawings: Pick 3, Pick 4, Buckeye 5, Mega Millions, Mega Ball, Day


Dogs from shelters win roles in musical

'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' auditions result in casting for two rescued puppies. By SAM DOLNICK


GOOD NIGHT | Myths and myth-busters from 'The Sleep Lady'

While sleep is a natural biological function, Kim West, a mother and a social worker, makes the


OHIO Prisons to request health care funds

The state needs funding to cover a shortfall in prison medical facilities. COLUMBUS (AP) --


Former OSU star Vrabel shines in Patriots' victory

The Cuyahoga Falls native was involved in two key defensive plays for New England. PITTSBURGH --


HUBBARD FATALITY Stove spark ignited fire, official says

The brother-in-law of the victim is baffled at why he didn't wake up. HUBBARD -- An unattended


HOW HE SEES IT Bush's means to his ends ignite discord

Opinion: By RONALD BROWNSTEIN LOS ANGELES TIMES George W. Bush's second term likely will be shaped far


Secretary to Nixon dies in Alliance at 87

Secretary to Nixon dies in Alliance at 87 k ROSE MARY WOODS, the devoted secretary to President


PGA Tiger weathers fog to win Buick title

Woods' tournament victory was his first in stroke play since October 2003. SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Eerie


Annie's Mailbox He came clean on dirty little secret

Dear Annie: I am a middle-aged, divorced lady with two older teens at home. I am conservative and


SMART CHECKOUT Faster, easier, better shopping experience

Retailers, hoping to lure shoppers at a time of soft sales, are tapping technology to make browsing


Eagles finally feeling Super

Philly shuts down Falcons, end string of NFC title game losses. PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Yo, Philly.


MEN'S SCORES

MEN'S SCORES SUNDAY EAST American U. at Holy Cross, ppd. Army 63, Navy 43 Brooklyn 72,


U.S. announces tightened security as election nears

Tape declares 'fierce war' on democracy. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- The U.S. ambassador to Iraq


On the slippery slopes near the Lily Pond at Mill Creek MetroParks, Brandon Craig, 3, of New

On the slippery slopes near the Lily Pond at Mill Creek MetroParks, Brandon Craig, 3, of New


HOW HE SEES IT 'Sam's Club' Republicans left in the dust

Opinion: By REIHAN SALAM LOS ANGELES TIMES Back in 2002, two die-hard social conservatives fought for


KAUFMANN'S Chain to pay $400,000 to end advertising probe

The issue was the company's use of the phrase 'regular prices.' ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A national


Osbourne is just fine

Osbourne is just fine NEW YORK -- Ozzy Osbourne is alive and kicking, despite Internet rumors to


APPLICANT | Recycling director

These five men have applied for the county's recycling division director: JAMES R. PETUCH


OHIO TURNPIKE Talks go on past strike deadline

Workers planned to picket at all toll plazas on the highway. CLEVELAND (AP) -- Contract talks


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HOW HE SEES IT A message to rival Reagan's or JFK's

Opinion: By PETER A. BROWN ORLANDO SENTINEL George W. Bush may not rival John F. Kennedy or Ronald


No. 2 LSU 79, No. 17 Vanderbilt 68

No. 2 LSU 79, No. 17 Vanderbilt 68 NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Sylvia Fowles scored 20 of her 22 points in


NOTEBOOK \ Steelers vs. Patriots

Mark the date: Super Bowl XXXIX is Feb. 6 in Jacksonville, Fla. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:18 p.m.


U.S. SENATE Democrats keep eye on Santorum

The third-ranking Senate GOP official will be seeking re-election. PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE


CHURCH ITEMS Companies start up a partnership

One result of the deal: direct deposit of donations. BOARDMAN -- The nation's largest producer of


OHIO

OHIO Multistate: Mega Millions: 17-27-39-40-41 Mega Ball: 21 Night drawings: Pick 3: 8-8-4


Today is Monday, Jan. 24, the 24th day of 2005. There are 341 days left in the year. On this date in

Opinion: Today is Monday, Jan. 24, the 24th day of 2005. There are 341 days left in the year. On this date in


U.S. TROOPS Salem man welds safety to Iraq trucks

With welding tools and steel, Randall Menough saves lives. SALEM -- When Randall Menough was a


STATE WELFARE Food stamp rosters keep growing in Pa.

Economic downturns and welfare reforms have been blamed. PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The number of


SUNDAY'S SUMMARIES

SUNDAY'S SUMMARIES RAPTORS 103, BOBCATS 92 CHARLOTTE (92) -- Wallace 2-7 2-4 6, Okafor 4-16 1-1


If I were to run and win, here is where I'd start

Opinion: If I were to run and win, here is where I'd start EDITOR: I have had enough of all these


THURSDAY DRAWINGS

OHIO Night drawings: Pick 3, 4-0-6 Pick 4, 4-3-1-5 Rolling Cash 3-9-13-15-20 Day


OHIO SENATE Democrats to push plan for revolving loan fund

Sen. Marc Dann is behind the measure. COLUMBUS -- Four Democratic state senators are pushing a


ROSE MARY WOODS, 87 Secretary to President Nixon dies in Alliance

President Nixon had considered the Sebring native a part of the family. COLUMBUS (AP) -- Rose Mary


TOP 25 MEN Huskies top Pac-10 foe

SEATTLE (AP) -- Nate Robinson scored 13 points and the No. 10 Washington Huskies moved into a tie


BUDGET CUTS

BUDGET CUTS What they mean A look at some of the Trumbull County services that would be


AUSTRALIAN OPEN Aces help Roddick earn spot in quarterfinals

The No. 2 seed won in straight sets; Agassi and Federer to meet in the quarters. MELBOURNE,


PGA

PGA BUICK INVITATIONAL Purse: $4.8 million Final Round Tiger Woods, $864,00069-63-72-68--272


OSU arsenal blasts Wildcats

Eight players scored in Ohio State's 71-59 victory over Northwestern. COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- With


AUSTRALIAN OPEN

AUSTRALIAN OPEN Today Singles Men Fourth Round Andy Roddick (2), United States, def.


BRIDGE

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NORTHFIELD RESULTS

NORTHFIELD RESULTS SATURDAY 1st-Unshakable Faith 5.602.802.20 Polished Scooter2.802.20


TRUMBULL BUDGET Officials predict drastic cutbacks

A citizens review committee is being formed to participate in the meetings. WARREN -- Trumbull


FUGITIVE OF WEEK Eric Von Foster

The FBI and the Crime Stoppers of Greater Youngstown are asking the public to help them find this


Nixon formed anti-terror panel in '72, papers say

Documents show group predicted airline attacks and dirty bombs. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly three


HELOISE Using a central location makes recharging a snap

Dear Heloise: Like most people, we have a lot of cordless devices that need to be recharged, and


Yushchenko is sworn in

Yushchenko is sworn in KIEV, Ukraine -- In a ceremony rich with the symbols of historic Ukrainian


Muzzling college presidents does no one any good

Opinion: Imagine a world in which no one said anything that might offend anyone else, in which no one


NBA Sunday's games

Mavericks 95, Nuggets 93 DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki scored nine of his 35 points in the final 5


WORTH A LOOK

DANCES XStruthers Business Association will sponsor an oldies dance Saturday at the VFW Post 3538,


LOCAL

LOCAL Mount Union players selected by Canton ALLIANCE -- Three former Mount Union College


Latest catch phrase for the Donald: I do

It's the third trip down the aisle for the real estate mogul and reality TV star. PALM BEACH, Fla.


BRITAIN

Opinion: BRITAIN Daily Telegraph, London, Jan. 18: Any faint-hearted observer who hoped that the second


Philadelphia fans warm up to title

Frigid temperatures didn't stop the celebration of a long-awaited NFC crown. PHILADELPHIA (AP) --


INFANT CARE Parents can help their babies learn to sleep

A social worker's book lists flexible rules and discusses the benefits of a healthy rest. NEW YORK


AGRICULTURE Average age of farmers is rising

In Pa., the average age of farmers is 53. HARRISBURG (AP) -- Samuel Kriebel has been farming as