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Singer Lauryn Hill gets 3 months in fed prison for failing to pay taxes

Singer Lauryn Hill gets 3 months in fed prison for failing to pay taxes


UPDATE: 3 missing women found in Cleveland, man arrested

UPDATE: 3 missing women found in Cleveland, man arrested


Jurors deliberate Arias fate amid spectacle

Jurors deliberate Arias fate amid spectacle PHOENIX (AP) — It has become a real-life soap opera


Senate passes bill letting states tax online sales

Senate passes bill letting states tax online sales


Activities set Wednesday for funeral of Shenango Twp. police officer

Activities set Wednesday for funeral of Shenango Twp. police officer


Fortune 500’s winners & losers

Fortune 500’s winners & losers Wal-Mart regained the No. 1 title on Fortune’s 2013 list of the top


Women missing for a decade found alive in Ohio

2 women, missing for a decade, found alive in Ohio


Authorities still seek answers in fatal limo fire

Authorities still seek answers in fatal limo fire REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities searched


Bombing suspect’s mother asks for body to be sent back to Russia

Bombing suspect’s mother asks for body to be sent back to Russia BOSTON — Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s


Hagan files paperwork to begin fundraising for 2016 U.S. Senate bid

Hagan files paperwork to begin fundraising for 2016 U.S. Senate bid


BMW recalls 3 Series for faulty air bags

BMW recalls 3 Series for faulty air bags


Weathersfield Twp. zoning appeals board meeting canceled

Weathersfield Twp. meeting canceled


Boston bombing suspect’s friend to be released

Boston bombing suspect’s friend to be released WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A magistrate judge today


FBI: Minn. raid disrupts ‘localized terror attack’

FBI: Minn. raid disrupts ‘localized terror attack’ MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The FBI believes authorities


Smuggled dinosaur skeleton returned to Mongolia

Smuggled dinosaur skeleton returned to Mongolia NEW YORK (AP) — It may be the first time a dead


Casey Anthony judge: There was enough to convicts

Casey Anthony judge: There was enough to convicts ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The judge who presided over


I-76 to have lane restrictions

I-76 to have lane restrictions Interstate 76 westbound between the Ohio Turnpike and state Route


Activists: Israeli strike kills 42 Syrian soldiers

Activists: Israeli strike kills 42 Syrian soldiers BEIRUT (AP) - Israel’s weekend airstrike on a


Boardman trustees meet today

Boardman trustees meet today Boardman The Boardman Township trustees will have a special meeting


Lowellville council meets today

Lowellville council meets today Lowellville Lowellville Village Council will have a special


Cirque Musica coming to Covelli

Cirque Musica coming to Covelli YOUNGSTOWN Cirque Musica, with the Youngstown Symphony


City collects $39,160 through parking amnesty program

City collects $39,160 through parking amnesty program YOUNGSTOWN — The city’s clerk of courts


WORTH A LOOK

CARD, BINGO PARTIES St. Mark Orthodox Church, 3560 Logan Way, Youngstown, will sponsor its annual


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Mahoning County road construction running smoothly, state says

State and county road work has begun this construction season.

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If you shop online tax-free, are you being a tax cheat?

Buy anything on the Internet lately without paying sales tax? In all but a few states, you’re probably a tax cheat.

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Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak Sunday: The Warren JFK graduate shot an 8-over-par 80 in


On area diamonds Sandlot baseball

TRI-T PONY Fusillo Catering 15, Austintown BW-3 3 Blaze Vath went four-for-four including two


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POWER DIFFERENCE

Kunitz delivers Penguins OT win

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Building, renovation projects totaling $11M to keep YSU abuzz this summer

This will be a busy construction season at Youngstown State University, with work slated this summer on four major building projects totaling nearly $8.6 million, including construction of a new Veterans Resource Center and major renovations to Melnick, Cushwa and DeBartolo halls.


Eligibility list for Warren police chief awaits certification

Staff report WARREN The Warren Civil Service Commission is expected to certify the eligibility


O’Neill takes lead role in fundraiser for YSU arts, theater

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Youngstown native and television star Ed O’Neill will be the featured


Some doubt need for OHSAA change

Competitive balance is again being considered


Campbell schools receives grant from state

Third grade guarantee


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Fitch’s Ford closes in on 200th victory

The Falcons are the winners of the AAC American Division

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Research phase of oil, gas drilling begins to dry up in Trumbull County

As Trumbull County has moved into the drilling phase of its Utica Shale play, another phase — title research — appears to be trailing off.


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Penguins rebound

YSU hangs on for a win against Wright State

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Youngstown woman charged with assault

YOUNGSTOWN Shajuan Hall, 21, of 2775 Hammaker Place, was charged Friday with felonious assault


Curbstone celebrates inductees

13 new members joined at Sunday’s banquet


Patrol: 5 women die in limo fire on bridge

Patrol: 5 women die in limo fire on bridge san francisco A limousine taking nine women to a


Editorial understated the issue

Opinion: Editorial understated the issue I’m afraid I have a bit of a quib- ble regarding your editorial of


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‘Nice way to get ready for Mother’s Day’

Mommy & Me tea, fashion event draws dozens to Boardman Park

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Two arrested during Warren drug raid

The Trumbull Ashtabula Group Law Enforcement Task Force arrested Ronndle Lightning, 35, and Tashi Johnson, 25, both of Warren, Friday morning after conducting a one-month drug investigation.


Gas-storage plans in NY draw outcry

Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. The Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, frequented by


Riding with …

Riding with … Dave Blaney Sunday: The Trumbull County native finished 16th in Sunday’s Aaron’s


The top-five concert tours, ranked by average box-office gross per city. Includes the average ticket

The top-five concert tours, ranked by average box-office gross per city. Includes the average ticket


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Nationals’ Moore too much for Bucs

Hirschbeck ejects Harper

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Twins snap Tribe’s 6-game win streak

Despite the loss, the Indians were upbeat


Salvation Army dinner in Warren

Salvation Army dinner in Warren WARREN The Warren/Trumbull County Salvation Army’s annual dinner


Casino bosses transform Sin City into Club City

Associated Press LAS VEGAS To step into club XS at the Wynn Las Vegas is to enter the dreamscape


‘Super WHY!’ has the answer

By JOHN BENSON entertainment@vindy.com For those parents with preschoolers in the house, you


YSU makes softball tourney

The Penguins will play Valparaiso in the first round


BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING Uncle arranges suspect’s burial

Associated Press WORCESTER, Mass. The uncle of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan


Prep softball

Champion 6, Mineral Ridge 0 MINERAL RIDGE Winning pitcher Haylee Gardiner (4-2) struck out nine


Israeli airstrikes on Syria prompt anger

Associated Press BEIRUT Israel rushed to beef up its rocket defenses on its northern border


police Calls

police Calls A summary of recent criminal activity in Canfield, Austintown, Poland and Boardman:


WILLIAM KENNETH PETERSON

WILLIAM KENNETH PETERSON accused of ROBBERY/BURGLARY/WEAPON OFFENSE Height: 6’04” Weight: 225


REVOLUTionary war Frontier fort found in Georgia

Associated Press SAVANNAH, Ga. Less than two months after British forces captured Savannah in


KO Drugs Boxing tourney kicks off tonight in Campbell

21 bouts are scheduled


YSU track & field

YSU track & field Ypsilanti, Mich. The Youngstown State women’s track and field team was second


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PRAYERS FOR PETS

Many people such as Gail Hite of Youngstown feel blessed to have their pets, so it’s logical they would want their pets to be blessed.

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Sunday’s NBA playoffs

Thunder 93, Grizzlies 91 OKLAHOMA CITY Kevin Durant scored 35 points and hit a pair of jumpers


NEWSMAKERS

NEWSMAKERS ‘IM3’ reigns box office with $175M haul LOS ANGELES Iron Man reigns as the


Births

Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Rebecca List and Patrick Katcher, Youngstown, boy, May 4.


Rookie wins Wells Fargo in a playoff

Associated Press Charlotte, N.c. A week like no other at Quail Hollow held one final surprise


Libya: No Gadhafi-era officials in posts

Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya Under pressure from armed militias, Libya’s parliament passed a


Obama dares graduates to reject cynical voices, ‘dream bigger’

Associated Press COLUMBUS A year to the day after kicking off his victorious re-election


High costs of cheap clothing

Opinion: High costs of cheap clothing Kansas City Star: Poorly paid Third-World workers are dying -


Jeffery Ross Ervin Sr.

Jeffery Ross Ervin Sr. Accused of failure to register as sexual offender Height: 5’9” Weight:


James wins MVP, 1 vote shy of unanimously

Carmelo Anthony receive one first-place vote


Hagan’s medical marijuana proposal merits discussion

Editorial: State Rep. Robert F. Hagan. D-58th, has been in favor of legalizing marijuana in the state —


Judicial activism matters

Opinion: “The legislative department is everywhere extending the sphere of its activity, and drawing all


BRIDGE

BRIDGE Weekly Quiz Answers Q. Not vulnerable, as South, you hold: xA 6 3 u6 2 vA Q 5 wA J 9 5


ROBERT W. FISHER

ROBERT W. FISHER ACCUSED OF UNLAWFUL FLIGHT TO AVOID PROSECUTION, MURDER, ARSON Height: 6’


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Pink Floyd poser arrested on charge of theft by swindle ST. CLOUD, Minn. A man


Today is Monday, May 6, the 126th day of 2013. There are 239 days left in the year.

Today is Monday, May 6, the 126th day of 2013. There are 239 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Obama: Substitute teacher in chief

Opinion: WASHINGTON To be a good president requires the combined skills of chess master and middle-school


YSU student rings closing NASDAQ bell

YSU student rings closing NASDAQ bell YOUNGSTOWN Kevin Barron, a senior finance student at


Networks will unveil new fall TV series

By FRAZIER MOORE AP Television Writer NEW YORK Right now the broadcast networks are feverishly


video game review

‘star trek’ Grade: F Details: Namco Bandai/Paramount, for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, $59.99


Agenda Tuesday

Agenda Tuesday Howland school board, work session, 6 p.m., administration offices, 8200 South St.


CORRECTION

CORRECTION In a story headlined “MVSD seeks OK for rate increases” on Page A3 of Sunday’s


Is tax on Internet sales fair or foul?

Opinion: By James Gattuso Heritage Foundation As a general rule, whenever one hears members of Congress


CEOs raking in the money

Opinion: By Sarah Anderson McClatchy-Tribune Laurence Fink, the 60-year-old CEO of Wall Street money


TRUMBULL COUNTY COURTS

COURTS TRUMBULL COUNTY Marriage licenses Brian K. Roley, 35, of 1120 North Road SE, Warren,


Pair of Davids team up for NASCAR upset at Talladega

David Ragan won in an overtime sprint


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