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Hubbard man jailed on sex charge

HUBBARD — City police have arrested a Gary Drive man on a warrant charging him with gross


Cops arrest 3 after bar fracas

YOUNGSTOWN — Police investigating a call about a man with a gun at the Buckeye Elks Lodge at


Fire destroys Howland home

HOWLAND — Damage was estimated at $70,000 in a fire that destroyed a one-story house at 2832


Firefighters battle stubborn tire blaze

WARREN — Warren Township firefighters said someone set fire to old tires used as part of a


Yamato Restaurant fire being investigated

WARREN — City firefighters are investigating the cause of a blaze that did extensive damage to


Alleghenies Red Cross faces strike

YOUNGSTOWN — Area hospitals provided blood by the Greater Alleghenies Region, American Red


'It's not every day someone is 106'

MINERAL RIDGE — Lillian Goehring said she got up and got dressed early Sunday, then laid back


Film explores blacks' experiences

WARREN — Racism and segregation weren’t codified into law in 1950s and ’60s


What's up with WRAP in Warren?

WARREN — Community development leaders are touting the Warren Redevelopment and Planning


Mayoral race takes shape in Struthers

STRUTHERS — For the first time since being elected mayor in 1991, Daniel Mamula will have


Howland seeks 'Safe Routes' for kids

HOWLAND — The township is seeking $316,500 to construct sidewalks in the area of H.C. Mines


All-day kindergarten in Austintown?

AUSTINTOWN — Nobody in the Austintown School District is arguing that all-day rather than


MOUNTAINEER RESULTS

MOUNTAINEER RESULTS SUNDAY 1st--She's So (Brinkley)151.4053.4017.80 Mental Midget


AMERICAN RED CROSS Blood drive workers strike over health care

A union official said workers plan to return after a three-day strike. STAFF AND WIRE REPORT


Audit: Exposure can't be assessed

The workers will win if the government can't reconstruct its records. MIAMISBURG, Ohio (AP) --


Next chief stuck with Bush war, Clinton states

A White House spokesman said the former first lady's comments will hurt U.S. troops. WASHINGTON


TODAY

TODAY 2:30 p.m. (FSN Ohio) College hockey: "CCHA All-Access." 7 p.m. (ESPN) College basketball:


Badgers extend nation's best winning streak to 17

No. 2 Wisconsin improved to 21-1 by beating Iowa. ASSOCIATED PRESS IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Alando


Study: Nonprofits pay more to men than women directors

Some experts say women need to ask for more money. CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- Men who head nonprofit


"If you could take Barack Obama's image, add Hillary Clinton's money and John Edwards' voice, that would be my candidate."

Opinion: "If you could take Barack Obama's image, add Hillary Clinton's money and John Edwards' voice, that


NFL

NFL FavoritePointsUnderdog Sunday, Feb 4th. Super Bowl XLI Dolphin Stadium Miami, FL.


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& lt;B & gt;ARMSTRONG, & lt;/B & gt;Betty Anne, 85, of Poland; calling hours today


Inmate gifts must come from St. Louis company

Shipping is free for orders made through the Internet. COLUMBUS (AP) -- State prison officials


Future of higher education requires clarity of thought

Editorial: For five-and-a-half hours last Monday, Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland hosted a seminar on higher education


250 insurgents killed in attack by Iraqi troops

Two Americans died Sunday, and an additional three were killed Saturday. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) --


Showing Lovie the love: Smith makes city proud

The Chicago coach grew up in the small town of Big Sandy, Texas. BIG SANDY, Texas (AP) --


Egyptians: Pyramids should be on list

The pyramids are all that's left of the original seven wonders of the ancient world. CAIRO, Egypt


SUNDAY'S BASKETBALL SCORES

SUNDAY'S BASKETBALL SCORES MEN EAST Albany, N.Y. 71, New Hampshire 64 Fairfield 68, Niagara


COURTS

COURTS TRUMBULL COUNTY Dissolutions filed Douglas McMasters and Belinda McMasters. Peter


JOANN STRYCZNY JOSEPH VENTRESCO JR.

JOANN STRYCZNY JOSEPH VENTRESCO JR. YOUNGSTOWN -- Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church was the setting


Penguins seeking big sweep

The Youngstown State men's basketball team will be on the road tonight for a big Horizon League


Business News Digest

NATION Study: Connecticut, Delaware get top marks NEW YORK -- Connecticut and Delaware take top


Barbaro suffers setback; steel pins inserted in leg

The surgery performed addresses one problem but could create others. ASSOCIATED PRESS These


Those who betray public trust should pay for their deceit

Editorial: If ever there was a time for both Congress and the Ohio Legislature to enact restrictions on


Smith & amp; Wesson targets military, police markets to bolster growth

Since the new CEO has taken over, the company's earnings have seen double-digit growth.


U.S. must answer Chinese challenge

Opinion: By GREG AUTRY BALTIMORE SUN China recently shot down an aging Chinese weather satellite -- a


2 factions fight to a stalemate; 60 die in month

Bush wants the U.S. to give 85 million to Abbas. GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- No clear winner is


Preview | YSU basketball

YSU MEN (9-12, 4-5) at LOYOLA (13-9, 4-5) When: Today, 8 p.m. Where: Gentile Center, Chicago, Ill.


Forum Health Women & amp; Infants Pavilion

Forum Health Women & amp; Infants Pavilion Jessica Anderson, Youngstown, boy, Jan. 28.


Federer cruises to 10th Grand Slam singles title

The men's top seed extended his streak to a career-best 36 wins. MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) --


Whew! Ohio State dodges big bullet, beats Michigan St.

The Spartans nearly rallied from a 20-point deficit before falling 66-64. COLUMBUS (AP) -- Ohio


SATURDAY'S GAMES

SATURDAY'S GAMES Indiana 102, Toronto 84 Philadelphia 104, Atlanta 89 New Orleans 94, Utah 83


NBA ROUNDUP | Sunday's other games

Spurs 96, Lakers 94, OT LOS ANGELES -- Michael Finley's 3-pointer with 1.3 seconds left in


WOMEN'S TOP 25 | Sunday's games

No. 2 No. Carolina 84, No. 3 Maryland 71 COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Playing on the road against the


TIGER WINS AGAIN

Tiger wins again Tiger Woods is more interested in a fifth green jacket at the Masters than 11


TENNIS

TENNIS AUSTRALIAN OPEN Sunday At Melbourne Park Melbourne, Australia Purse: 15.68 million


SUNDAY'S NBA SUMMARIES

SUNDAY'S NBA SUMMARIES SUNS 115, CAVALIERS 100 PHOENIX (115) -- Diaw 2-3 0-0 4, Marion 8-12 5-7


LAWMAKERS PROPOSE ADDING MEMORIAL TO 9/11 MUSEUM

Lawmakers propose adding memorial to 9/11 museum NEW YORK -- The museum planned for ground zero


Colemans celebrate 50 years of marriage during reception

BOARDMAN -- Mr. and Mrs. Charles Coleman of Boardman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary


NHL ROUNDUP Sunday's games

Flyers 2, Thrashers 1 ATLANTA -- Jeff Carter scored two goals, including the game-winner with 1:02


Lawmaker getting noticed for heritage

He has been featured on the front pages of two newspapers in India. COLUMBUS (AP) -- Before his


ALLISON TYNDALL JASON LOCKE

ALLISON TYNDALL JASON LOCKE YOUNGSTOWN -- DeYor Performing Arts Center at Powers Auditorium was


Annie's Mailbox Unsettled issues are creating concern

Dear Annie: My problem is, I need therapy. Let me explain. My husband has worked at his company for


Drugstores offer far more than pharmacies

Drugstores have taken on the look of large convenience stores. RALEIGH NEWS & amp; OBSERVER


Rev. Drinan served 10 years in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Rev. Robert Drinan, a Jesuit who -- over the objections of his superiors --


PENNSYLVANIA Law sets procedure for end-of-life decisions

The treatment paradigm stays with the patient wherever he or she goes. PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A new


Injury raises workers' comp cost

Program flaws have led to inequities in the rate structure. CLEVELAND (AP) -- Employers paying


NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLOTPtsGFGA New


160 union workers go on strike at chapter

Union members are planning to return to work Wednesday. JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- About 160 union


Suns extend streak to 17, topple Cavs

Phoenix's 17th-straight win is the fifth longest streak in NBA history. CLEVELAND (AP) -- Now more


The talk of the town: Jackson loves Dungy

The mere mention of the coach makes people smile in his hometown. JACKSON, Mich. (AP) -- Tony


For cars, old vents become new again

New car models are showing more aggressive designs and better interiors. LOS ANGELES TIMES


PGA-BUICK INVITATIONAL

PGA-BUICK INVITATIONAL San Diego Purse: 5.2 million Torrey Pines South, 7,568 yards, par 72


Romans observe 65th anniversary at dinner party

YOUNGSTOWN -- The 65th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. John Roman of Youngstown was celebrated


SHELLY KLOSS NICK KOVACH

SHELLY KLOSS NICK KOVACH HOWLAND -- A honeymoon on the Hawaiian islands of Oahu and Maui followed


EASTERN CONFERENCE

EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGBL10StrHomeAwayConf Toronto2223.489--7-3L-114-78-


Iraq war is being fought with Bush's mercenaries

Opinion: By JEREMY SCAHILL LOS ANGELES TIMES As President Bush took the podium to deliver his State of


Bush looking more like Johnson

Opinion: The annual state of the union message normally, and in fact traditionally, is the most over hyped,


Woods extends PGA win streak to seven

An eagle on No. 9 and a birdie on No. 17 put the field to rest. SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Tiger Woods


Q. As South, vulnerable, you hold:

Q. As South, vulnerable, you hold: 10 7 6 5 2 8 J 7 4 3 10 7 6 Partner opens the bidding with


The winners were coached by Akron's mayor

The game is expected to raised about 8,500 for charity. By KATIE LIBECCO VINDY.COM


The winners were coached by Akron's mayor

Area politicians, media personalities and sports figures defeated Youngstown State University fraternity Phi Kappa Tau...