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Youngstown cops seeking information on Tyrell Ave. shooting

Police are trying to determine who fired multiple shots at a 29-year-old South Side man as he sat in his car on Tyrell Avenue Saturday evening.


Warren man beaten with own cane

A 54-year-old Ward Street Northwest man reported being attacked by unknown people as he took out his trash at 12:40 a.m. Monday.


Brogdon pleads innocent to child endangering, OVI

Keith Brogdon, 36, of Third Street Southwest, pleaded innocent Tuesday in Warren Municipal Court to five counts of misdemeanor child endangering and one count of operating a motor vehicle impaired.


Boardman dermatologist reports potential patient ID theft

A dermatologist at 755 Boardman Canfield Road told police someone forced open a box that holds lab specimens outside the rear door of his office.


33 pheasants raised for hunting disappear from Lowellville Rod & Gun

Poland Township police are investigating the disappearance of 33 pheasants from their pens at the Lowellville Road and Gun Club on Quarry Road. The birds were reported missing at 7 p.m. Sunday. Police said the club


Struthers man charged with shooting gun while intoxicated

Police charged a Struthers man with using a weapon while intoxicated.


Dem Ohio senator may seek secretary of state's job

Dem Ohio senator may seek secretary of state's job


YSU empties Ward Beecher Hall after spill in lab

YSU empties Ward Beecher Hall after spill in lab YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Fire Department


Ohioan to be sentenced later today in football player's murder

Ohioan to be sentenced later today in football player's murder


Pa. auditor general blasts rising turnpike debt

Pa. auditor general blasts rising turnpike debt


Ohio woman who drove on sidewalk holds 'idiot' sign

Ohio woman who drove on sidewalk holds 'idiot sign'


Concerns about furnace fuel Indiana blast probe

Concerns about furnace fuel Indiana blast probe


Preliminary hearing ends in US soldier’s case

Preliminary hearing ends in US soldier’s case JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) — The


AT&T to invest $14B to enhance its wireless, broadband networks nationwide

AT&T to invest $14B to enhance its wireless, broadband networks nationwide


Plea deal falls through in East Coast rapes case

Plea deal falls through in East Coast rapes case MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A plea deal for a


Woman who drove on sidewalk holds ‘idiot’ sign

Woman who drove on sidewalk holds ‘idiot’ sign CLEVELAND (AP) — A woman caught on camera driving


Warren Council meets Wednesday evening

Warren Council meets Wednesday evening


Warren police release one man held in Sunday shooting

Warren police release one man held in Sunday shooting


Pair's Ohio trial starts over girl in basement

Pair's Ohio trial starts over girl in basement


Panel urges tuition changes to boost Ohio grads

Panel urges tuition changes to boost Ohio grads


Jones enters plea deal in YSU shooting

Jones enters plea deal in YSU shooting


Preliminary hearing to end in US soldier’s case

Preliminary hearing to end in US soldier’s case JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) — Attorneys


Soldiers Monuments in the Valley

Please contact the Vindicator at 330-747-1471x1254 with any information on Veterans monuments in your area that were not included on our list. In particular, any information on the following sites would be appreciated: Southside Park, Youngstown; Mahoning County Veterans Memorial at the Canfield Fairgrounds; Veterans Memorial Bridge, at state Route 18 and Bailey Road, Lordstown; Lordstown Veterans Memorial; and the Soldier at Parade Rest monument, at the Wallace-Meyers Mausoleum in Hope Cemetery, Salem.


Concerns about furnace fuel Indiana blast probe

Concerns about furnace fuel Indiana blast probe INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Investigators seeking the


Howard Hanna raising money to fund hospital care

Howard Hanna raising money to fund hospital care poland The Realtors at Howard Hanna Real Estate


Texas day care fire trial deliberations to resume

Texas day care fire trial deliberations to resume HOUSTON (AP) — A second day of deliberations


Idaho inmates claim gangs run prison

Idaho inmates claim gangs run prison BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A gang war that appears to have taken


Police fatally shoot Marine in California desert

Police fatally shoot Marine in California desert PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Police say they had


Preliminary hearing to end for US soldier

Preliminary hearing to end for US soldier JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash. (AP) — Attorneys will


Warren City Council sets meetings

Warren City Council sets meetings Warren The Warren City Council has scheduled a caucus at 6:45


REUNIONS

Campbell Memorial High School Class of 1956 will meet for brunch at 11 a.m. Thursday at Bedford


Historical items set for auction

Historical items set for auction YOUNGSTOWN An auction of historical items of interest to the


Second Harvest will benefit from food drive

Professional Alliance of ReSalers is sponsoring a holiday food drive from Wednesday through Dec. 14


Autopsy slated on inmate found dead in cell

Autopsy slated on inmate found dead in cell ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities are investigating


Pair of 2-vehicle crashes kill 4 in NW Pa.

Pair of 2-vehicle crashes kill 4 in NW Pa. CRANBERRY, Pa. (AP) — State police say a pair of


Officials approve motion to rehire chief

By danny restivo drestivo@vindy.com hubbard Township trustees approved a motion to rehire the


Speed bump legislation introduced

By jeanne starmack starmack@vindy.com campbell Fasten your seat belts in the Sanderson Avenue


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‘Vision to reality’

Hope House Visitation Center Inc. provides a lifeboat for those floundering in a sea of family dysfunction and violence, its top official says.

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Perfection within reach for Ohio State football

Associated Press columbus Coming down the stretch, No. 6 Ohio State’s biggest goal — going 12-0


Local players assist in gold strike

— USHL hockey— Phantoms Cangelosi, Stenglein score for USA Staff report yarmouth, nova


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JUST ENOUGH

Overtime interception saves Steelers

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49ers QB Smith threw TD with blurred vision

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith threw a 14-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter of Sunday’s 24-24 tie against the Rams while playing with blurred vision before coming out with a concussion.


Buyouts to save city $2M in 2013

With 52 of its employees taking an early-retirement incentive, the city will spend about $3 million for those buyouts and severance packages.


ROOKIES OF THE YEAR

L.A.’s Mike Trout wins in AL, while Nats’ Bryce Harper tops in NL Associated Press new york


Group proposes senior-living facility

By Ashley Luthern aluthern@vindy.com POLAND A Cincinnati development group wants to bring a


BRIDGE

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Fiscal officer will be appointed job

By Ashley Luthern aluthern@vindy.com POLAND Village council has approved changing the elected


Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Western Reserve Joint Fire District, 7 p.m., Poland Township Government


Disaster collection

Disaster collection hubbard A special collection will be taken during the 10:45 a.m. worship


Browns WR Little returns inspired after bye week

Associated Press berea During the Browns’ much-needed bye last week, wide receiver Greg Little


Obama played ‘class envy’ card

Opinion: Obama played ‘class envy’ card Based on the recent com- ments by President Obama about taxing the


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YSU’s SEC-ret? Dominating ‘D’

Youngstown State’s Kendrick Perry felt much better on Monday.

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Police seek founder of McAfee software

Police seek founder of McAfee software mexico city Police in the Central American nation of


Holmgren shoots down Cowboys coaching rumors

Associated Press BEREA Browns president Mike Holmgren is on his way out. He just hasn’t decided


Births

Births ST. Joseph Health Center Rena Dunbar and Brian Harris, Warren, girl, Nov. 5. Estefania


Lakers go with D’Antoni as replacement for Brown

Associated Press el segundo, calif. Pau Gasol got home from the game and read about it on


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A feast for your fists

Alejandro ‘Popo’ Salinas headlines 24th annual “Thanksgiving Feast”

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Community thanksgiving dinners When and where

Churches and other area groups are offering free community/Thanksgiving dinners near or on


8 teams set for United Way Holiday Classic

Staff report POLAND Eight teams from Ohio and Pennsylvania will participate in the United Way


Austintown students cross at Idaho Road and Woodhurst Drive after school Monday with the help of a

Austintown students cross at Idaho Road and Woodhurst Drive after school Monday with the help of a


Shooting sends 1 person to hospital

Staff report NEW CASTLE, PA. An Monday afternoon shooting in the city sent at least one person


2 Detroit men held in Warren fatal shooting

By ED RUNYAN runyan@vindy.com WARREN Two Detroit men are jailed in connection with the Sunday


‘Revolution’ snares Led Zep songs

AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES What tunes fit a post-apocalyptic society? For NBC’s freshman


Pretty simple bottom line

Opinion: Pretty simple bottom line The Advocate, Baton Rouge, La.: While there’s been a long political


NEWSMAKERS

NEWSMAKERS Judge reduces amount in Wynn slander suit LOS ANGELES A judge has cut by more than


Oxford chooses ‘omnishambles’ as word of the year

Associated Press LONDON Britain’s media are in a meltdown and its government is gaffe-prone, so


Israeli tanks make direct hit on a Syrian target

Associated Press TEL HAZEKA, Golan Heights Israeli tanks struck a Syrian artillery launcher


‘Nashville’ songs have staying power

By Glenn Gamboa Newsday Thanks to “Glee,” we’ve gotten used to songs introduced on a TV show


College playoffs won’t stop griping

Well it happened, and it will happen again. All those Bowl Championship Series doom-and-gloomers


YSU may soon have to face reality of state funding loss

Editorial: Youngstown State University had better leave the door open to voluntary pay cuts or unpaid furloughs


Hubris meets high tech

Opinion: WASHINGTON Think Sophocles in cyberspace. The fall of David Petraeus is part Greek tragedy, part


N.Y. comics crack jokes about Sandy devastation Laughing in the storm

By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press NEW YORK Comedian Dave Attell told a packed house at the


Deep change comes to US

Opinion: By Jerry Large Seattle Times Demographics defined Tuesday’s presidential election, and


911 call: Malnourished Ohio boy ‘stiff as a board’

Associated Press VERMILION, Ohio A mother’s frantic plea for help for her disabled 18-month-old


Associates: Petraeus shocked to hear of emails

Associated Press TAMPA, Fla. CIA Director David Petraeus was shocked to learn last summer that


Can GOP survive?

Opinion: By Lane Filler Newsday The two-party system has created presidential elections so shallow they


Ford to debut Transit Wagon

Associated Press DEARBORN, Mich. It looks like a minivan. It has sliding doors like a minivan.


Elmo puppeteer accused of underage relationship

Associated Press NEW YORK The puppeteer who performs as Elmo on “Sesame Street” is taking a


Food-stamp benefits will decrease for some Ohioans

Associated Press TOLEDO Some Ohio families will lose $50 a month in food stamp benefits next


Butech president is ‘Citizen of the Year’

Butech president is ‘Citizen of the Year’ salem Jock Buta, executive vice president of Butech


Roger Deakins, the veteran cinematographer, has shot what many call the most gorgeous James Bond

Roger Deakins, the veteran cinematographer, has shot what many call the most gorgeous James Bond


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‘This didn’t have to happen’

A school crossing guard struck by a vehicle after school last week is recovering in the hospital, but her family and friends worry about the safety of others who do the job.

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Years Ago

Today is Tuesday, Nov. 13, the 318th day of 2012. There are 48 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


5 found dead in Toledo garage

Associated Press TOLEDO The bodies of three children and two adults were found inside a garage


Ind. blast probe puts focus on natural gas

Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS The search for what caused a massive, deadly explosion that rocked


Deficit talks will test GOP focus on tax rates

Associated Press WASHINGTON Republican leaders say the government can raise tax “revenues”


youngstown playhouse ‘Our Lady’ quietly shines in busy season

By STEPHANIE OTTEY entertainment@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN There are a lot of talented actors in


Soul-searching time for Republicans

Opinion: Last week, I kept thinking of those images you see after tornadoes hit towns — homes reduced to


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