Buck Owens dies
kSINGER Buck Owens, the flashy rhinestone cowboy who shaped the sound of country music with hits such as "Act Naturally" and brought the genre to TV on the long-running "Hee Haw," died Saturday. He was 76.
k THOUSANDS of people in California protested Friday over legislation cracking down on illegal immigrants.
GM, Delphi woes
kTHE BANKRUPTCY of Delphi Corp. and the contraction of General Motors could arguably have as great an impact on the Mahoning Valley as on any place in the United States, save perhaps Detroit, a Vindicator editorial says.
kCORTLAND CITY COUNCIL President Frank Stocz has instituted a two-minute time limit on people who want to address the council. Some don't like it.
'Sesame Street Live' returns to Powers
kTHOSE LOVABLE characters of "Sesame Street" will once again take up residence on the stage of Powers Auditorium this week with a new production called "Out of This World."
LIFE & amp;WORK
Coping with MS
kA 48-YEAR-OLD Niles woman has learned to cope with the effects of multiple sclerosis.
kSOME HOME repair projects are meant for the professional, or at the very least, the handyman. This week, we outline 10 projects the typical homeowner can undertake.
LSU IN FINAL FOUR
k GLEN DAVIS scored 26 points, including a decisive 3-pointer in overtime, and Tyrus Thomas added 21 points and 13 rebounds Saturday, leading LSU to its first Final Four since 1986 with a 70-60 victory over Texas