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Frye and Winslow create Cleveland's new Odd Couple

CLEVELAND (AP) -- They made for an unlikely couple during the offseason, the scrappy quarterback

Sept. 16

Sept. 16 At Hayward, Wis., Bobby Gunn, Hackensack, N.J., vs. Shannon Landberg, West Lafayette,

Serena Williams ousted

Serena Williams ousted Serena Williams ran out of energy and answers against Amelie Mauresmo in

U.S. Open Results

U.S. OPEN RESULTS Monday At New York Purse: $19.34 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Hard-

Big Daddy swims with the Fins

Dan Wilkinson is an imposing presence on the Dolphins defensive line. DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- Like the


IF YOU GO What: Family Values Tour featuring Korn, Deftones, Stone Sour and more. When: 2 p.m.,


GAME TIME Today Who: Scrappers at Williamsport CrossCutters. When: 7:05 p.m. Radio: WNIO-AM

Christian rock band Flyleaf finds good fit in tour

The lead singer said a miracle prevented her from suicide. NEWSDAY Like jumbo shrimp or civil

Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon

Rock 'n' Roll Half Marathon Virginia Beach, Va. Men 1. James Kwambai, Kenya, 1:03:30. 2.

New village post office set to open

COAL RUN, Ohio (AP) -- The days of residents having to drive to the next town for their mail are

Career Victories

CAREER VICTORIES Through Monday In PGA Tour co-sponsored and/or approved tournaments only.

A summit on crime in Youngstown due

Editorial: Mayor Jay Williams and his police chief, Jimmy Hughes, have attended a national conference on the

Division I-AA Poll

Division I-AA Poll PHILADELPHIA -- The top 25 teams in the Sports Network Division I-AA football

9 volunteers attend workshop

CORTLAND -- The Trumbull Soil & amp; Water Conservation District recently held a volunteer

Kids help spark business ideas

A Medina mom created Banana Saver to keep the lunch fruit intact. CLEVELAND (AP) -- Smashed

Democrats seek change in Pentagon leadership

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Leading Democratic lawmakers on Monday urged President Bush to consider changing

Investigator recommends court-martial in rape case

BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A U.S. Army investigator has recommended that four American soldiers accused

Village applying for funds to install sewers

About 400 homes will be connected to the new sanitary sewers. By TIM YOVICH VINDICATOR TRUMBULL

Car-truck head-on crash kills 3, injures 1

PHILLIPSBURG, Ohio (AP) -- A utility truck and car crashed head-on just north of this western Ohio

IRAQ Police find 33 bodies across Baghdad

Five Americans and two Britons have been killed in the past two days. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- Police


NFL FavoritePointsUnderdog Thursday, Sept 7th. PITTSBURGHPick'emMiami Sunday, Sept 10th.

Illegal immigrants feel abandoned after cleanup

They were put to work without safety training or protective equipment. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS NEW

Remnants of hurricane soak southern Texas, New Mexico

EL PASO, Texas (AP) -- Heavy rain flooded roads in the Southwest on Monday as the rapidly weakening

Walk will honor memory of son, 21

Walkers will meet at noon Sept. 17 in Harding Park. By JOHN W. GOODWIN JR. VINDICATOR TRUMBULL

PGA (Yawn) Woods winner via rout

He overcame Vijay Singh to win the Deutsche Bank Championship. NORTON, Mass. (AP) -- Tiger Woods

Deadly attack taped by surveillance cameras

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A man was knocked to the pavement and killed in an attack videotaped by

New York-Penn League standings

McNamara Division WLPct.GB Staten Island (Yankees)4328.606-- Aberdeen (Orioles)4131.56921/2

MLB ROUNDUP | Monday's other games

AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 2, Devil Rays 1 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Rondell White hit a go-ahead two-

Kody out-crows the rest

By DON SHILLING VINDICATOR STAFF WRITER CANFIELD -- Myron Samuels clearly was in his element.

The next U.S. spaceship

Opinion: Scripps Howard News Service: Last week the Bush administration put a down payment on its promise to

Blackwell, Strickland face off

Both candidates avoided directly answering most of the questions. By DAVID SKOLNICK VINDICATOR

Defense of liberty is worth the cost

Opinion: By DONALD H. RUMSFELD LOS ANGELES TIMES In the last few days I have had the opportunity to speak

Local Sports Digest

LOCAL Scrappers raise $1,900 to fight cancer NILES -- The Scrappers raised more than $1,900 for

U.S. planes strike Canadian troops, killing one soldier

A U.S. fighter pilot accidentally killed four Canadian soldiers in 2002. CHICAGO TRIBUNE KABUL,

HOME VIDEO | New Releases

"United 93": Hollywood's first big-screen dramatization of the Sept. 11 attacks is one of the year's

St. Pierre returns, may back up Batch

The former Steeler QB also is a former member of the Ravens' practice squad. PITTSBURGH (AP) --

Fathers' age has role in autism

The age of the mother doesn't appear to have an effect. LOS ANGELES TIMES Men over 40 are nearly

DMG finds its niche

DMG finds its niche MAKING money a few dimes at a time may seem like a tough way to turn a profit,

Inmate convicted in riot released on parole

One guard and nine inmates were killed during the melee. CLEVELAND (AP) -- The state has paroled

Buckeye Buzz: Ohio State football

Buckeyes invasion: The Austin chapter of the Ohio State Alumni Association estimates that 35,000 to

Animal Welfare League plans Poker Run

WARREN -- The Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County's second annual Poker Run is scheduled for

Texas CB arrested with gun, pot

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Texas cornerback Tarell Brown was arrested on misdemeanor drug and weapon

Canfield Fair: Monday's Results

CANFIELD FAIR MONDAY'S RESULTS 1st--Brookside Budda Sadie's Solosit14.805.60

Canfield Fair Attendance

ATTENDANCE Canfield Fair Wednesday: 24,589 Wednesday (2005): 17,973 Thursday: 51,905 Thursday

Area donates $276,927 to Muscular Dystrophy Association

Area donates $276,927 YOUNGSTOWN -- Area viewers of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Jerry

Hacon keeps corn poppin'

Fairgoers aren't the only ones who enjoy Tom Hacon's popcorn. By DON SHILLING VINDICATOR STAFF

Major League Soccer

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER Eastern Conference WLTPtsGFGA x-D.C. United1438504326 Chicago988353431

America's mission in Iraq could change

Opinion: WASHINGTON -- Late in the 1952 election campaign, he pro-mised that he would "go to Korea." So in

Playoff chances are slim despite Scrappers' win

One more loss or a win by Aberdeen will eliminate the Scrappers from wild-card chase. By BILL

YOUNGSTOWN Jewish film festival in September will feature 3 documentaries

This year's festival will also feature a film competition. YOUNGSTOWN -- The fourth annual

Deutsche Bank Championship

DEUTSCHE BANK CHAMPIONSHIP Monday At Norton, Mass. Purse: $5.5 million Yardage: 7,415; Par

"Nip/Tuck" (10 p.m., FX): "Nip/Tuck" could well be TV's most outrageous drama series and, not

"Nip/Tuck" (10 p.m., FX): "Nip/Tuck" could well be TV's most outrageous drama series and, not

NUCLEAR CRISIS EU and Iranian officials agree to meet

The U.N. secretary-general urged against confrontation. VIENNA, Austria (AP) -- The European

State buys land on 2 islands

The two islands have very little development. CLEVELAND (AP) -- The state has purchased land on

Regional town meeting set for Sept. 16

Citizens and leaders are working to solve key regional challenges. AKRON -- After engaging nearly

Miss Universe greeted at home by governor

Miss Universe greeted at home by governor SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- The reigning Miss Universe

Today is Tuesday, Sept. 5, the 248th day of 2006. There are 117 days left in the year. On this date

Opinion: Today is Tuesday, Sept. 5, the 248th day of 2006. There are 117 days left in the year. On this date

Blackwell says Strickland's done little in Congress

Blackwell joins Strickland in calling himself a candidate for change. By DON SHILLING

NASCAR-Nextel Cup

NASCAR-NEXTEL CUP SONY HD 500 RESULTS Sunday At Fontana, Calif. Lap length: 2 miles (Start

Demos set for voting machines

Every voting machine in the county will be handicapped-accessible. By MARY GRZEBIENIAK

A latecomer, chick heads out into world

Officials said 18 pairs of peregrine falcons attempted nests in Ohio. By NANCY TULLIS VINDICATOR

Winfrey to attend dedication of facility

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Talk show host Oprah Winfrey plans to be in her birthplace of Kosciusko to

Wildfire continues to spread in Montana

BIG TIMBER, Mont. (AP) -- An enormous wildfire that has prompted the evacuation of hundreds of

MIDDLE EAST Israel gives OK to U.N. mediator

Qatar is the first Arab country to contribute troops to the peacekeeping force. JIDDAH, Saudi

Steelers remain optimistic as Roethlisberger recovers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers hadn't yet found a permanent spot for their fifth Super

Reed pupil competes for top scientist title

The eighth-grader experimented with lead content in water. BY AMANDA GARRETT VINDICATOR TRUMBULL

Cismesia's late FG lifts Florida State

A last-minute interception sealed the victory against Miami. MIAMI (AP) -- Gary Cismesia took his

Have our colleges failed the United States?

Opinion: By SILVIO LACCETTI MCCLATCHY-TRIBUNE Millions of college students are now returning to school.

Iraqi soccer player kidnapped

Iraq's national soccer coach resigned because of death threats. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) -- A popular

FAMILY VALUES TOUR Slipknot members take a break with Stone Sour

The guitarist said it's not a side project but a need to step away. By JOHN BENSON VINDICATOR

NASCAR Obstacles were not a deterrent for Kahne

He will go to Richmond just 30 points behind 10th-place Jeff Burton. FONTANA, Calif. (AP) -- Kasey


Trial set to open in nightclub fire case WEST WARWICK, R.I. -- The man whose fireworks display set

AP Sportlight

AP Sportlight Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA Sept. 5 1922 -- The United States beats Australia 4-1

Man confesses in North Side arson case

The prosecutor said the defendant is a flight risk; the judge set $1 million bond. By PATRICIA

Event offers activities, fun, entertainment for families

Three men were honored for their service to the Shenango Valley. By SEAN BARRON VINDICATOR


COURTS TRUMBULL COUNTY Docket entries Holly L. Davidson v. Tanine L. Fulton, settled. State

Stingray spine in heart kills 'Crocodile Hunter'

Irwin died doing what he enjoyed -- getting close to a wild creature. CAIRNS, Australia (AP) -- He

Cops say stabbing death followed fight over man

Cell phone calls were made before the fatal stabbing, police said. By TIM YOVICH VINDICATOR

In the end, Williams is beaten

Lindsay Davenport and Justine Henin-Hardenne set up a quarterfinal clash with straight-set wins.

Removal of cats is sought

Angels for Animals staff will euthanize the sick and dying cats, an official said. By NANCY TULLIS


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Jewish Cultural Week: Youngstown

Jewish Cultural Week is Sept. 10-17. Unless otherwise specified, all events are free and open to the

Japan hoping princess delivers male heir to throne

MCCLATCHY NEWSPAPERS TOKYO -- If all goes as scheduled, a baby will be born in Tokyo on Wednesday

Dozens of companies drill for natural gas

The long life of wells in the area makes the prospect of drilling more attractive. INDIANA, Pa.

Rooster Crowing: Top of the line

Winners of the rooster-crowing contest at the Canfield Fair: SENIOR DIVISION (AGE 16 AND UP) 1.

Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Campbell City Council, 7 p.m. caucus, 7:30 p.m. meeting, city hall. Niles City


The Vindicator/Robert K. Yosay GOP AUTOGRAPH: Ken Blackwell, Republican candidate for Ohio

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BIRTHS Forum Health Women & amp; Infants Pavilion Christine and Maurice Damelio, Girard,

Brain chemistry helps explain alcoholism, researchers say

Increasing dopamine D2 receptors may be a key to effective treatment. SCRIPPS HOWARD A new study

Schedule: Today

SCHEDULE TODAY CROSS COUNTRY Boardman, Mooney, Canfield, Howland, Niles, Struthers, Jackson-


AMERICAN LEAGUE GABRHPct. Mauer Min11944268153.346 Jeter NYY13052397179.342 Tejada

Roethlisberger is likely to heal quickly again

Hines Ward expects the quarterback to play in the second game of the season. PITTSBURGH (AP) --

Pirates hold off Cubs; Zambrano hurts back

Chicago's ace pitcher left the game early and will undergo an MRI today. CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos

Republicans take gloves off on Iraq

Opinion: By JOHN HALL MEDIA GENERAL NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON -- With Defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld's


BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX--Signed RHP Daniel Bard. Recalled LHP Javier Lopez from

Blue Jays win 4-3; Sabathia struggles

Hector Luna and Ryan Garko homered for the Tribe. TORONTO (AP) -- Manager John Gibbons would