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6 dead in shooting at suburban Houston home

6 dead in shooting at suburban Houston home


Reports: LeBron, Riley meet; no decision yet

The meeting took place more than two weeks after James opted out of his contract.


Warren man sentenced to prison on child-endangering charge

Warren man sentenced to prison


Israel steps up offensive as diplomacy kicks off

Israel steps up offensive as diplomacy kicks off


Former New Orleans mayor gets 10-year prison sentence

Former New Orleans mayor gets 10-year prison sentence


Ohio State prez: Athletics is just one of many successes

OSU prez says athletics is just one of many successes


City school board gives Hathorn a 'satisfactory' rating

City school board gives Hathorn a 'satisfactory' rating


Board meeting set Thursday for Cardinal Joint Fire District

Board meeting set Thursday for Cardinal Joint Fire District


2 injured in Green Twp. accident

2 injured in Green Twp. accident


Pa. sub teacher charged with having sex with 2 students

Pa. sub teacher charged with having sex with 2 students


Ohio casino dealer charged for giving tips to customers

Ohio casino dealer charged for giving tips to customers


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Ellsworth Twp. Zoning Commission meeting is Thursday

Ellsworth Twp. Zoning Commission meeting is Thursday


Poland school board work session is Thursday

Poland school board work session is Thursday


Suspect arrested in shooting of Toledo car dealer

Suspected arrested in shooting of Toledo car dealer


UPDATE | Belinky sentenced to house arrest, community service

Belinky sentenced to house arrest, community service


Ohio man fights murder extradition to Albania

Ohio man fights murder extradition to Albania


Cleanup and power restoration moving forward in tornado area

Cleanup and power restoration moving forward in tornado area


Mosquitoes carry West Nile in central Ohio

Mosquitoes carry West Niles in central Ohio


Goats clearing weeds and vines in Pittsburgh park

Goats clearing weeds and vines in Pittsburgh park


Cleveland camera case put on hold in Ohio

Cleveland camera case put on hold in Ohio


Drano bomb complaint filed in Girard

Drano bomb complaint filed in Girard


4 arrested for theft from Campbell apartment

4 arrested for theft from Campbell apartment


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Miss Faierson, Dr. Harkey set Aug. 30 nuptials

Jennifer Brooke Faierson and Dr. Paul Peter Harkey are engaged, her parents are announcing.

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AP: Cavs make moves to entice Lebron

Cavs make moves to entice LeBron


Israel hits key Hamas targets in Gaza offensive

Israel hits key Hamas targets in Gaza offensive


Pa. man's draft notice was 102 years late

Pa. man's draft notice was 102 years late


Road work slated to begin Monday near Salineville

Road work slated to begin Monday near Salineville


Woman apologizes after running from police

Woman apologizes after running from police


Akron Children's named 'Most Wired' hospital for 2014

Akron Children's named 'Most Wired' hospital for 2014


Hearing delayed for suspect in Gina Burger death

Hearing delayed for suspect in Gina Burger death


F.N.B. chooses Pittsburgh as corporate headquarters

F.N.B. chooses Pittsburgh as corporate headquarters


Ohio knockout game suspect indicted as adult

Ohio knockout game suspect indicted as adult


Former prosecutor faces Ohio disciplinary hearing

Former prosecutor faces Ohio disciplinary hearing


Farrell, Pa., man pleads guilty to federal gun charge

Farrell, Pa., man pleads guilty to federal gun charge


Struthers Chair and Tent Rental fundraiser is Saturday

Struthers Chair and Tent Rental fundraiser is Saturday


Airport continues to set passenger records

Airport continues to set passenger records


FOOD SALES AND DINNERS

THURSDAY Calvary United Methodist Church, 12062 South Ave. Ext., North Lima, will have its monthly


Harry Meshel to recall a lifetime of memories

A retired Ohio senator from the Valley will share his memories.


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Ejection, pitching spark Creekside victory

Creekside collected 14 hits and got a solid performance on the mound from Gino DiVincenzo for a 10-2 victory.

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Local pols: 2016 RNC in Cleveland will benefit all of NE Ohio

The Republican National Committee’s decision to have its 2016 convention in Cleveland will not only showcase that city, but all of Northeast Ohio and the entire state to the rest of the country, local politicians say.

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Reports: LeBron to meet with Riley today

In another summer of NBA Free Agent Frenziness, if LeBron James knows where he will be playing next season, he still isn’t saying.


Holy Ground March: Participation by all needed to reclaim Youngstown

About 50 people participated in the walk. An outreach rally followed.


Ribbon-cutting marks new beginning for Northside Medical Center

Another 28,000 square feet of the hospital was updated.


Crosscutters dominate Scrappers

The loss was the Scrappers’ fifth straight, and 10th in their last 13 games. They are now 3-11 at home.


Mahoning elections board redistricting map keeps all Youngstown council members

The mayor is ‘generally comfortable with this proposal’


Boardman wins LL Intermediate title

The first local Little League team has punched its ticket to a state tournament this summer.


Fitch's Mahone no longer enrolled at Notre Dame

Attorney James Gentile said he hopes to get the felony charges against Mahone reduced to misdemeanors before a July 23 preliminary hearing.


Trumbull Dems face deadline to replace Commissioner Paul Heltzel

Those who worked closest with Paul Heltzel at the Trumbull County commissioners office are still reeling from his sudden death June 30, but there’s a deadline to meet in mid-August to replace him.


YSU players contend in Ohio Amateur

Brandon Pluchinsky (72) and Dominic Carano (72) were three shots back. Trevor Jones (74) is five back.


Convicted probate judge Belinky to be sentenced today

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office is recommending probation


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Old World ambience

Recipes at Italian Village Pizza have been handed down from family members.

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Starship, Slaughter, Iris at Quaker Steak

Jefferson Starship, Donnie Iris and Slaughter will be the headliners at Quaker Steak & Lube’s second annual Lube-A-Palooza Music Festival.


Phillip K. Jones jazz quartet in concert

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Phillip K. Jones Quartet will return to the Tyler History Center,


YPD brushes up on shooter, driving training

Ninety six officers signed up to take training


Brantley, Swisher help Tribe beat Yankees

Michael Brantley homered and had three RBIs, Nick Swisher hit a go-ahead two-run shot.


Berendt sentenced to prison in child-sexual-abuse case

A mistrial on a charge of raping a 6-year-old girl was declared in 2008.


Trumbull Fair SCHEDULE

The 2014 Trumbull County Fair officially runs Tuesday through Sunday at the county fairgrounds on


Rusu sworn in as probate judge

Judge Robert Rusu, an independent candidate, faces Democrat Susan Maruca in the Nov. 4 election.


Youngstown Postal center to operate at least through Jan. 2015

Tuesday was not the last day of sorting at the Youngstown mail and processing distribution center, despite rumors to the contrary.


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Severe weather blows through Valley, tornado confirmed

A house had an entire side blown off, and damage to the roof caused ceilings to cave into the home on the 9300 block of Akron-Canfield Road in Ellsworth Township Tuesday afternoon. The storm went through the townships of Ellsworth and Canfield as well as the city of Canfield.

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An American Burger in Europe

Four years ago, I had given up on finding an excellent European burger.

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Pasture Walk set July 17 in Diamond

The walk is presented by the Eastern Ohio Grazing Council.


City school board discusses meetings

The board doesn’t meet just to meet, the board president said


Tsarnaev seemed normal after bombing, ex-roommate says

Associated Press BOSTON Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous


In-home care company opens in Boardman

The recent opening of an in-home care company in Boardman will mean the employment of 45-55 employees by the end of the year.


Germany overwhelms porous Brazilian defense

Germany poured in the goals Tuesday to hand Brazil its heaviest World Cup loss ever with an astounding 7-1 rout in the semifinals that stunned the host nation.


METRO DIGEST || Fake watch probe

Fake-watch probe BOARDMAN Township police are investigating a report that a man sold a fake


Watchdog: Retaliation claims jump at VA

Associated Press WASHINGTON A federal investigative agency is examining 67 claims of retaliation


Wong walk-off beats Pirates

Rookie Kolten Wong gave the St. Louis Cardinals their second straight game-winning ninth-inning home run.


Papi set to make his pro debut with Scrappers

Papi was the 38th player selected overall in the June draft.


BUSINESS DIGEST || Cold Stone Creamery in Boardman to close

Cold Stone Creamery in Boardman to close boardman The Cold Stone Creamery in Boardman will close


USHL releases 2014-15 regular season dates

USHL releases 2014-15 regular season dates The United States Hockey League released the regular


Births

Births St. Elizabeth Health Center Alexus Jones, Youngstown, girl, July 7. ST. Joseph Health


Campbell man faces assault, weapons charges

Police arrested the man early Tuesday.


Argentina coach: Messi is the best

Normally a reserved man who avoids hype, Argentina coach Alejandro Sabella isn’t shy about declaring Lionel Messi to be the best player in the world.


Warrant issued

Warrant issued WARREN A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Geovanny Davila, 29, of Fifth


Legalize fireworks to save Ohioans from being liars

Opinion: Legalize fireworks to save Ohioans from being liars I am the father of four boys, the youngest


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Four Square Block Watch, 6 p.m., Greater Friendship Baptist Church, 6464 Lakewood


birthdays

birthdays Actor Brian Dennehy is 76. Actor Richard Roundtree is 72. Actor Chris Cooper is 63. TV


Years Ago

Today is Wednesday, July 9, the 190th day of 2014. There are 175 days left in the year.


Valley burger makers ready for battle

Valley burger makers ready for battle Ten of the best Valley burger restaurants the guyz have


Chevy Cruze tops list for new car sales

The Lordstown-built Chevrolet Cruze was the top selling new car for area dealerships in June, with 240 sold, according to the Automobile Dealers Association of Eastern Ohio Inc report released Tuesday.


Israel launches assault on Gaza Strip targets

Associated Press JERUSALEM Israel on Tuesday launched its largest offensive in the Gaza Strip in


Dutch captain battling stomach ailment

Dutch captain and all-time top scorer Robin van Persie is in doubt for the World Cup semifinal against Argentina after succumbing to a stomach problem.


oddly enough

oddly enough Farmer loses cellphone, gets it back 8 months later TULSA, Okla. Oklahoma farmer


Republican party panel taps Cleveland for '16 convention

Associated Press WASHINGTON Cleveland won the unanimous backing of a Republican National


Miami duo on sex charges

Miami immediately dismissed both from the Hurricanes team and suspended them as students.


Make summer sizzle with kabobs

Family Features Kabobs are a simple way to enjoy many of your favorite fresh flavors in a single


Going after drug-using moms

Opinion: The Post-Intelligencer, Paris, Tenn.: Facing what has been called an epidemic of drug- dependent


"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," the second film in the rebooted franchise, opens in

“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” the second film in the rebooted franchise, opens in theaters


One of Napa's finest portfolios

One of Napa’s finest portfolios Clos Du Val winery has been making fantastic wines on the


Can fiscally-challenged Niles ward off takover by the state?

Editorial: In 1980, Niles claimed the dubious distinction of becoming the first city in Ohio to fall under


ASK MR. KNOW IT ALL

Q. From time to time in a Western TV show or movie, the bad guys hide out in Robbers Roost. Is this


Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Aqua America, .61, 25.00 .03 Avalon


Blacks in America have been hurt by all the pampering

Opinion: Back in the heyday of the British Empire, a man from one of the colonies addressed a London


newsmakers

newsmakers Stevie Nicks joining ‘The Voice’ as adviser LOS ANGELES Stevie Nicks is joining


N. Korea again fires projectiles into sea

N. Korea again fires projectiles into sea SEOUL, South Korea North Korea launched two


Suspect in North Side homicide arrested

Had untreated gunshot wound for a week


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