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Archbishop calls on pope to resign for 'covering up' abuse

Francis refused to confirm or deny new allegations

Kipnis reigns in Tribe rout of Royals 12-5

Kipnis nearly went 5 for 5

Gun-control advocates march to manufacturer of rifles

Counterdemonstrators supported Smith & Wesson

Large fight mars youth football game; woman arrested

The altercation took place Saturday outside Harding Elementary

11,000 make strides for cancer care in today's Panerathon

Today's goal was $515,000 to benefit the Joanie Abdu Comprehensive Breast Care Center in Youngstown.

Austintown race to benefit those with addictions

It is in honor of Jordan Johnson who died of an overdose last year.

'Crazy Rich Asians" surprises with No. 1 spot again

In less than two weeks it has grossed $76.8 million

Obama, Bush to speak at McCain funeral

The senator's body will lie in state in Phoenix and Washington

Acclaimed playwright Neil Simon dies at 91

He died early today from complications of pneumonia

Multiple people killed in mass shooting in Jacksonville

One suspect at the gaming tournament was reported shot and killed

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Report details factors that weren’t taken for consideration in initial Loraine Lynn case.

A complaint to Liberty police reveals details in the botched investigation. The victim's sister will drive from Florida to address her concerns to trustees at their next regular evening meeting Sept. 17.

Square’s interception seals Valley Christian win against Campbell

The Valley Christian needed one defensive stop

The event is named for a Canfield High School grad

JD’s Summer Songfest Saturday drew several hundred acoustic fans to Youngstown’s downtown

JFK’s late gamble pays off for win

Marantis hits Williamson for winning TD

Neighborhood leader grows successful block watch in face of violence, crime

Victoria Allen founded the ICU Block Watch hoping that open communication and monthly meetings might be a catalyst for neighborhood improvement.

Giveaways tumble Ursuline

Benedictine took advantage of Irish fumbles

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Volunteers pitch in to clean up, beautify Lincoln Park walkway

A mere matter of hours was all that was needed to transform a long-abandoned walkway from an overgrown, trash-strewn eyesore to an area that promises to be a green oasis.

SPORTS DIGEST || YSU volleyball tops NJIT, Bucknell

Youngstown State’s volleyball team picked up two victories on Saturday at the Bucknell Invitational.

September events raise awareness of ovarian cancer, symptoms

September — National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month — brings several local events sponsored by the Rose Mary Flanagan Ovarian Cancer Foundation aimed at raising awareness of the deadly disease and the need for early detection for a better chance of survival.


SATURDAY’S RESULTS FOOTBALL AREA SCORES Cleveland Benedictine 35, Ursuline 0 Valley

Gordon cleared to practice, slowed by hamstring

WR might not play against Steelers on Sept. 9

Runners TO YOUR MARKS … Upcoming races & walks

SEPTEMBER 23 — Lordstown Apple Cider Festival 5K Race/Walk begins at 10 a.m. Advance registration

Allgaier’s top rivals tap out to clear path to win

Tifft finishes second in Xfinity race

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Valley native co-founds piano bar that has quickly become a ... Hollywood hotspot

One of the hottest new nightspots in Hollywood is Tramp Stamp Granny’s, a New York-style piano bar that has been drawing actors and celebrities for sing-alongs ever since it opened.

Job Opportunities’ job fair Sept. 20

The Organizacion Civica y Cultural Hispana Americana, 3600 Shirley Road, is the site of the fall job fair known as “Job Opportunities.”

METRO DIGEST || Meeting on proposed Injection wells

A town-hall meeting is set for 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday at Brentford House, 737 Myron St., to discuss proposed Hubbard, Brookfield, Vienna and North Lima injection wells.

METRO DIGEST || Pedestrian struck on 224

Pedestrian struck on 224 BOARDMAN A vehicle struck a 17-year-old male while he was crossing U.S.

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New rides abound at 172nd Canfield Fair

A worker washes the Tornado ride at the 172nd Canfield Fair, which opens Wednesday.

publishers weekly best-sellers For the week ending Aug. 19

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Texas Ranger” by James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle (Little, Brown) 2.

How to plan a debt-free vacation

By SEAN PYLES NerdWallet Whether you’re planning a trip to a country across the globe or packing

Warnings dropped as storm veers away

Warnings dropped as storm veers away HONOLULU Hawaii emerged Saturday from the threat of a

Agenda Monday

Agenda Monday Austintown Township trustees, 3:30 p.m., township hall, 82 Ohltown Road. Boardman

Jackson day celebration at Rock Hall

Staff report CLEVELAND The Rock Hall Live! event series will continue Wednesday with a Michael

No love for ankle monitors on captured immigrants

Associated Press EL PASO, TEXAS Federal authorities’ shift away from separating immigrant


Milestones The Builders Association recently congratulated Diamond Steel Construction Co. on its


TV & RADIO‘ TODAY 7 a.m. (GC) Golf: European Tour D+D Real Czech Masters. 8:25 a.m. (NBCSN)

New book to focus on women in Trump’s life

New book to focus on women in Trump’s life NEW YORK A best-selling author and Newsweek

Afghan rock band struggles to hit right note in Iran

By AMIR VAHDAT Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran The band gathers in a small carpentry shop on the


Austintown Senior Center, 100 Westchester Drive, has planned the following: Monday, video class on

Antique car ride to return to Kings Island amusement park

Antique car ride to return to Kings Island amusement park MASON, Ohio Antique cars are coming

Catholics should not leave church over abuse charges

Opinion: Catholics should not leave church over abuse charges The recent revela- tions of the years of

Luck’s sharper touch helps lead Colts past 49ers

Garoppolo unable to lead drive to end zone

Some questions for Trump’s nominee for Supreme Court

Opinion: WASHINGTON Senate Republicans and Democrats are at daggers drawn over confirmation of Brett

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Fracking not the problem with water in Youngstown

Editorial: For the umpteenth time, Youngstown residents will be asked to ban fracking, and for the umpteenth

War hero, Senate leader dies

Staff/wire report WASHINGTON Sen. John McCain, who faced down his captors in a Vietnam

Frazier powers Pirates romp

Polanco’s single broke tie in 7th

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City has little to lose in exploring Y’town Thermal

Opinion: One of my favorite song lyrics goes like this: “Watch what you say to someone with nothing. It’s

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak Saturday: The Warren JFK graduate shot a 2-over 73 in the

Lawsuit has a familiar stench

Opinion: Remember the “chicken s--- caper” that generated some gallows humor about the proposed HomeGoods

In Ireland, pope decries abuse cover-up, meets with victims

Associated Press DUBLIN Pope Francis faced a lukewarm reception and scattered protests Saturday

Ben not happy after cameo agaist Titans

Steelers QB passes for 114 yards, TD

Indians’ skid hits 4

Kluber takes loss in 7-1 defeat

Firefighters put out another suspicious fire

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN City firefighters were called to a house fire about 12:10 p.m. Saturday

Volunteers re-enact World War I encampment in Verdun, France

Associated Press VERDUN, FRANCE Hundreds of volunteers from 18 countries gathered in the

Auditor awards 2 for clean audit reports

Staff report Trumbull County Land Reutilization and the Western Reserve Transit Authority received


NEWSMAKERS Ex-pastor: Angley abused me AKRON A lawsuit filed last week by a former associate

ON AREA LINKS | Local golf League scores

bedford trails Gergels Tuesday Night League Low Gross — Abby Mills 40, Lynne Grischow 43,


MILESTONES PH.D Completed doctorate Michelle K. O’Connor, daughter of Michael and Donna

PRO GOLF Saturday’s roundup

PGA DeChambeau pulls away from field at Northern Trust Open PARAMUS, N.J. Bryson DeChambeau


COURTS columbiana county new cases Kent State University Office of Collections v. Heather

172nd Canfield Fair

172nd Canfield Fair Daily Schedule Free Daily Happenings Baby Comfort Station: next to

A dog’s life: Fitness trackers help put overweight pets on a diet

Associated Press PRAGUE When Czech entrepreneur Robert Hasek began jogging with his dog, Darwin,


LATEST LINE NFL FavoritePoints (O/U)Underdog BUFFALO11/2 (41.5) Cincinnati Arizona21/2


Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Abbey and Bruce Palmer, East Palestine, girl, Aug. 24.


Today is Sunday, Aug. 26, the 238th day of 2018. There are 127 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED

Teachers, the deck is stacked against you

An early-childhood educator of 38 years standing left a message asking if I had advice for

Facebook bans personality app over concerns of misused data

Associated Press LONDON Facebook says it has banned a quiz app from its platform for refusing an

For the Week of Sunday, August 26, 2018

Theresa Robin to Rajive Sharma et al, Potomac Ave., Youngstown, $30,000. Michael M. Seedna et al

Rocket City – a real blast

Huntsville, Ala., has space history along with an eye on the future By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace

7 arrested in protest over torn-down Confederate statue

Associated Press CHAPEL HILL, N.C. Seven people were arrested Saturday at a rally calling for a

Today’s entertainment picks:

Today’s entertainment picks: v Polish Day, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.: Polish food, music and culture

Judge deals a blow to Trump effort to overhaul bureaucracy

Associated Press WASHINGTON A federal judge dealt a blow Saturday to President Donald Trump’s

Small companies thrive as customers seek unique clothing

Associated Press LONDON Claudio Belotti knows he cut the denim that became the jeans Meghan

Shows of summer

1. Which veteran music composer-producer was the stepfather of “The Princes of Malibu” in Fox’s

Senior menu

Easter Seals offers hot, nutritious meals weekdays in Columbiana and Mahoning counties for people 60

IN THE CUP! Area holes-in-one

Rick Kale aced the No. 7 hole at Mill Creek North Course. He used a 4 iron on the 172-yard course.

Cortland Bank: Check out Kasasa accounts

Cortland Bank: Check out Kasasa accounts CORTLAND Noting the popularity of consumer rewards

Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets, sales and auctions throughout the

Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets, sales and auctions throughout the

AREA GOLF CALENDAR Upcoming outings and scrambles

AUGUST Today — Seventh annual Fitch 76 & Friends golf outing at Lakeside Golf Course Lake Milton.

Program seeks volunteers

Program seeks volunteers WARREN The Guardian Angels of Trumbull County, a volunteer program of

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Summary of recent criminal activity in Hubbard and Girard

Summary of recent criminal activity in Hubbard and Girard

Sorority to host ‘Divas of Distinction Gala’

Staff report BOARDMAN The members of the Youngstown Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta