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Blacks seeking justice with media, Trump, speakers say today

Black people are seeking justice in the media, said the Rev. Yvonne Hobson of New Bethel Baptist Church at a meeting Saturday afternoon of the Committee to Eliminate Media Offensive to African People.

Maryland places Boardman's Durkin on leave

DJ Durkin, 40, is a Boardman High School graduate.

Young Ursuline team tackles tough schedule

The Irish will face five D-II schools and four D-III teams plus the Holy War with Cardinal Mooney.

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Students graduate from the Campbell Youth Police Academy

The program combined classroom teaching of topics such as drug awareness, the law and gun safety with real-world experiences like field trips and discussions with police officers

Campbell releases current offer in negotiations

After weeks of silence about the details of negotiations, Campbell Board of Education released a statement Friday night about its offer to the teachers’ union.

Mooney looks forward to Week 2 vs. Hoban

The Cardinals will host Akron Hoban in Week 2. Mooney lost 31-13 at Hoban last season.

Smith lead Scrappers over Crosscutters

The newest Scrapper hit a two-run homer in Mahoning Valley’s win.

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Man get life with no parole for East Side shooting death

Kimani Hodges did not go gently into that good night.

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Girard-McDonald viaduct to be renamed for Leo

A free 2-mile run/walk event through downtown Girard in honor of the slain officer will follow the Sept. 3 dedication ceremony.

SPORTS DIGEST || Niles High School sports passes available

All-year passes include: Senior ($20), student ($50), adult ($100) and family ($200).

Preps at a Glance

Preps at a Glance Boys golf LISBON 189, WELLSVILLE 225 LISBON (1-0) — Josh Entriken 46, Blayne

Papers to respond to Trump attacks

The Vindicator is joining the effort.

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‘Manchester’ actor opens up about allegations, upcoming movie AFFLECKSFLBAND... OSCARS

With a new movie coming out this fall, “The Old Man & The Gun,” Casey Affleck is speaking publicly about bowing out of presenting the best actress Oscar and past harassment allegations against him amid the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Terps’ football culture called ‘toxic’

Maryland staffers placed on leave after ESPN story Associated Press COLLEGE PARK, MD.

New fire engine coming to Hubbard next year

The new engine, which can carry triple the amount of water as older engines, will save money on vehicle maintenance and be a special help in areas where there are no hydrants, the chief said.


Lucero Album: “Among the Ghosts” Grade: A Lucero has put out great records before, but for

Issa Rae continues ride on HBO’s ‘Insecure’

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Entertainment Writer NEW YORK Issa Rae’s character on the hit series

Liberty mom jailed, left child home alone while on beer run

Candis Wynn, jailed for leaving her toddler home alone, went to buy alcohol.

BUSINESS DIGEST || Event at new arcade

A new arcade in the township will host a grand opening event from noon to 6 p.m. today.

Wounded man ends up in jail on outstanding warrants

James Henry Sutton-Elliot Jr. was wounded on the South Side, but he ended up jail after treatment.

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Flash floods wreak havoc in Boardman

A car sits stuck in floodwater on Griswold Drive in Boardman’s Ridgewood Estates early Friday evening. Rainwater wreaked havoc around Boardman and Struthers after a thunderstorm turned into a flash-flood warning for southern Mahoning County.

Drug charges

Drug charges BOARDMAN A Youngstown woman faces multiple felony drug charges after a traffic stop

Home alone is no way to work

Opinion: By Tom Purcell Cagle Cartoons Just as more private-sector organizations are calling

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak Friday: The Warren JFK graduate shot a 3-under 67 in the

Turkey shaken by financial fears; Trump rattles it further

Associated Press ANKARA, TURKEY A financial shockwave ripped through Turkey on Friday, when its


notices baseball 14-U Youngstown Class B team — is scheduling tryouts for anyone interested

Shooting leaves 4 people dead, including 2 police

Associated Press TORONTO A shooting in a small Canadian city Friday that left four people dead,

Newborn is found inside toilet at Ohio Burger King

Associated Press CHILLICOTHE Police say a newborn was found inside a toilet at an Ohio Burger

Facebook fight between ‘keyboard gangsters’ ends in shooting

Associated Press TAMPA, FLA. It started on Facebook, as many political arguments do these days.

‘Zero tolerance’ leaves children terrified, traumatized, tearful

Opinion: By Cokie Roberts and Steven V. ROBERTS Andrews McMeel Syndication Before the story fully fades


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS An associate of former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone’s was held in

Selected local stocks

Selected local stocks STOCK, DIVIDENDCLOSECHANGE Alcoa Inc., 44.981.99 Aqua America, .20

Club pro one shot better than PGA’s ZJ

Club pro one shot better than PGA’s ZJ All he wanted was to be the best Zach Johnson he could be.

White Sox walk off against Indians in 9th

Daniel Palka led off the ninth inning with a home run as the White Sox won, 1-0.

Home defense

Home defense Niles The Western Reserve Fish & Game Association, 1058 W. Third St., will have a

Sunday News Shows

Sunday News Shows Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week”: Kellyanne

Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers NFL: Steelers’ deflated football just defective Philadelphia No


Today is Saturday, Aug. 11, the 223rd day of 2018. There are 142 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED

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Suzanne Davis | Justin Brown

sharon, pa. Suzanne Davis and Justin Brown, both of Lakewood, were united in marriage June 9 at

DC police, counter-protesters ready for white nationalist rally

Unite the Right participants expected to be outnumbered Associated Press WASHINGTON

Lecture on foreign language newspaper access

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning Valley Historical Society’s next Bites and Bits of History

Marci Devellin, Dan Candiotti to wed Sept. 8

boardman Ron and Patty Devellin of Boardman are announcing plans for the forthcoming marriage of

A little bit car crazy

“Oh look,” I said, “there’s a new store where that messy vacant lot used to be.” To which

Prosecutors: Father texted about baby found in river

Associated Press NEW YORK A man who fled to Thailand after being accused of tossing his dead 7

Church celebration

Church celebration BOARDMAN St. James Episcopal Church, 7640 Glenwood Ave., will host its annual


Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Shane and Gina Holton, Warren, boy, Aug. 9. Corey and

Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v Florida Georgia Line, 7 p.m.: Upward of 17,000 tickets have been


ODDLY ENOUGH Shop buys violin for $50, finds out it’s worth $250K SOMERVILLE, Mass. A violin

Calif. crews scramble to keep flames from reaching homes

Associated Press LAKE ELSINORE, CALIF. Firefighters worked Friday to keep a growing Southern

Aquatic turtles are wet and wild fun

I’ve always loved turtles. Since I was about 10 years old, I spent many summer days on foot or on my

France choosing to stay quiet as interim head of NASCAR

Jim France seems to be choosing to stay in the shadows, declining to let the public hear from him as the interim chairman and CEO of NASCAR.

Modern fishing boats are a marvel

Fishing boats today are modern marvels with enough bells and whistles to make our grandparents’


Newsmakers Lisa Marie Presley to take part in Elvis Week celebration MEMPHIS, Tenn. An

TNP to host celebration

TNP to host celebration WARREN Trumbull Neighborhood Partnership will host a celebration of art

Woodland sets PGA 36-hole mark

Gary Woodland followed up a great start with a round good enough to get him in the record book Friday at the PGA Championship.

Foley won’t talk about Smith’s Florida arrest

Former Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley is declining to say what, if anything, coach Urban Meyer told him about Zach Smith’s domestic violence arrest in 2009.

In book, Omarosa says Trump is a bigot

Associated Press BRIDGEWATER, N.J. Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman claims

A path for racial healing 1 year after Charlottesville

Editorial: This weekend marks the first anniversary of one of modern America’s darkest days. It was one year