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Niles’ Ward snaps tie

Jaycee Ward scored the go-ahead goal in a 4-3 victory over South Range.

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Cooper hears of liver donor

Canfield's athletic director needs a transplant.


Hamad appeal: Judge’s own words support lesser charges

Nasser Hamad appeal says judge’s own words support lesser conviction than murder

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YSU student activities are soaring for Welcome Week

Youngstown State University’s student activities soar for Welcome Week


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DeWine criticizes Democratic opponent over his prior job as AG

Opponent says he’s ‘sad’ to see DeWine playing politics with rape kits


Manu Ginobili, a 4-time champion with Spurs, retires at 41

Manu Ginobili, a 4-time champion with Spurs, retires at 41


Reservation deadline is Wednesday for Taiwan chefs event at MCCTC

Reservation deadline is Wednesday for Taiwan chefs event at MCCTC


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Bishop expected to return to work on a part-time basis

Bishop angry over sexual abuse allegations against former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick


Boardman trustees discuss flooding

Boardman trustees discuss flooding


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Trump re-lowers White House flag for McCain

Under pressure, Trump re-lowers White House flag for McCain


Ohio man pleads guilty to murder charge in missing wife’s death

Ohio man pleads guilty to murder charge in missing wife’s death


Liberty school board approves school resource officer partnership

Liberty school board approves school resource officer partnership


Police: Fleeing driver shot, killed after firing at Ohio officers

Police: Fleeing driver shot, killed after firing at Ohio officers


Plans on making untraceable 3-D guns can't be posted online

Plans on making untraceable 3-D guns can't be posted online


US Rep. Tim Ryan to review new US trade pact with Mexico

US Rep. Tim Ryan to review new US trade pact with Mexico


Boy struck by car, driver sought

Boy struck by car, driver sought


Odell Beckham Jr. agrees to extension to be highest-paid WR

Odell Beckham Jr. agrees to extension to be highest-paid WR


US Sen. Sherrod Brown: Mexico agreement positive step to improve NAFTA

US Sen. Sherrod Brown: Mexico agreement positive step to improve NAFTA


New North Side post office opens Sept. 4

New Northside post office opens Sept. 4


Lockup List Monday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Worker assaulted by thief at Warren dollar store

Worker assaulted by thief at Warren dollar store


WRTA to double service on its Warren Express route

WRTA to double service on its Warren Express route


YPD takes gun during domestic violence arrest

YPD takes gun during domestic violence arrest


Murry 'disgusted' over McCarrick abuse allegations in letter read at parishes

Murry 'disgusted' over McCarick abuse allegations in letter read at parishes


YPD makes gun arrest Saturday

YPD makes gun arrest Saturday


Nearly 2 million voters have cast ballots in Florida

Nearly 2 million voters have cast ballots in Florida


Nation’s top student loan official resigns, cites White House

Nation’s top student loan official resigns


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DeWine touts jobs plan at Youngstown campaign stop

DeWine touts jobs plan at Youngstown campaign stop


3 face drug charges after bust in Liberty Walmart parking lot

3 face drug charges after bust in Liberty Walmart parking lot


Gaming tournament shooting highlights security or lack of it

Gaming tournament shooting highlights security or lack of it


Man faces OVI, child endangerment charges after found passed out

Man faces OVI, child endangerment charges after found passed out


Liberty police searching for Saturday bank robbers

Liberty police searching for Saturday bank robbers


Hundreds mourn at funeral for slain 20-year-old Iowa student

Hundreds mourn at funeral for slain 20-year-old Iowa student


JARRELL TRIAL | Third day of testimony gets underway

JARRELL TRIAL | Third day of testimony gets underway


US strike kills Islamic State commander in Afghanistan

US strike kills Islamic State commander in Afghanistan


McCAIN LEGACY | White House flags back up

McCain to be buried near best friend at US Naval Academy


Trumbull elections board certifies TJX referendum results

Trumbull elections board certifies TJX referendum results


Kasich orders flags in Ohio at half-staff for McCain

Kasich orders flags in Ohio at half-staff for McCain


Making great strides

By SEAN BARRON news@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN The site of more than 10,000 people together for a


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Run for Recovery will honor Austintown man, fund treatment for others

Friends and family of Jordan Johnson keep his memory alive with memorial 5K.


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Niles police captain: I would have accepted mayor post

Niles police captain: I would have accepted job


The Rose Mary Flanagan Ovarian Cancer Foundation’s signature Teal Tini Cocktail Party is Sept. 15

By WILLIAM K. ALCORN alcorn@vindy.com BOARDMAN September — National Ovarian Cancer Awareness


The Rose Mary Flanagan Ovarian Cancer Foundation’s signature Teal Tini Cocktail Party is Sept. 15

By WILLIAM K. ALCORN alcorn@vindy.com BOARDMAN September – National Ovarian Cancer Awareness


Steelers defense takes step forward

Titans limited to little yardage after Pittsburgh’s Green Bay fiasco


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‘Dirtbag’ ends slumps as Indians romp

Kipnis’ four hits include an inside-the-park homer


Stephens prepares her Open defense

She has the three seed in seeking another major title


Meyer texts raise legal question

Open records experts say erasing would be illegal


Dixon maintains his IndyCar championshiplead

Rossi edged closer after Saturday’s race


Midterm elections could put US on path to ‘Democratic socialism’SFlb

Opinion: By Rick Jensen Cagle Cartoons Heading into the midterms, it’s a good idea to take stock of what


A better job at what cost?

Opinion: By Danny Tyree Cagle Cartoons When I was in school, many of my classmates were probably


Heroism and honor define legacy of Sen. John McCain

Editorial: Ten months ago, veteran U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., sat down for a candid interview with veteran


Squirrels cut power to 6,000 in Valley

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN Damage caused by squirrels left more than 6,000 First Energy customers


Large fight erupts at youth football game

Large fight erupts at youth football game YOUNGSTOWN A youth league football tournament Saturday


Student gun-control advocates protest outside Smith & Wesson

Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, MASS. Student gun-control advocates and one of the survivors of


Agenda Tuesday

Agenda Tuesday Grow Mahoning Valley, 8 a.m., Eastgate Regional Council of Governments, 100 E.


PANERATHON 2018 Final results Top finishers in the 2018 Panerathon’s 2-mile and 10K run and their posted times:

2-MILE RESULTS MEN 1. Wyatt Hartman, Cuyahoga Falls, 10:50 2. Steven Babik, Youngstown, 12:18


OVARIAN CANCER

OVARIAN CANCER Early warning signs Ovarian cancer is usually detected in advanced stages. The


Crosscutters blast Scrappers

Araujo hits 4 batters


TRUMBULL COURTS

COURTS TRUMBULL COUNTY marriage licenses Sharesse L. Jacobs, 43, of Cleveland, and Steve J.


Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak

Inside the ropes with … Jason Kokrak Sunday: The Warren JFK graduate shot a 4-under 67 in the


Submitted Photo | Howard Merritt

Submitted Photo | Howard Merritt Springfield claims second consecutive Ohio Men’s Senior League


PREPS AT GLANCE

PREPS AT GLANCE SATURDAY RESULTS BOYS SOCCER Girard 3, Champion 0 GIRARD Austin O’Hara


PRO GOLF Sunday’s results

PGA DeChambeau wins Northern Trust; Finau finishes second PARAMUS, N.J. Bryson DeChambeau


SPORTS digest

Shingledecker wins at Sharon Speedway Hartford Jeremiah Shingledecker and Chas Wolbert were


SUNDAY’S NFL PRESEASON GAMES

Bengals 26, Bills 13 ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton celebrated a warm


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Jeana Wilson and Edward Humphreys, Youngstown, boy, Aug.


Elaborate farewell planned for McCain

Associated Press WASHINGTON Two former presidents are expected to speak at Sen. John McCain’s


State auditor candidate wants to investigate impact of free trade deals

The trade deals ‘have wreaked havoc,’ on Ohio’s economy, he says.


YEARS AGO FOR AUG. 27

Today is Monday, Aug. 27, the 239th day of 2018. There are 126 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Dog running on interstate can’t resist stuffed teddy SPRINGFIELD, Mass. A dog


worth a look

AUCTIONS St. Columba Cathedral, 159 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown, will host its third annual quarter


Foundations offer grants to teachers

Foundations offer grants to teachers YOUNGSTOWN The Turning Foundation, in collaboration with


Aloha! Hawaii defeats S. Korea for Little League title

Kong homered on first pitch


Average US gas price drops 2 cents

Average US gas price drops 2 cents LOS ANGELES The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline


Surplus food/clothing

Surplus food/clothing Alpha & Omega First Baptist Church, 3120 Winton Ave., Youngstown, food and


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

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


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Police look into video of man spanking hippo at LA Zoo LOS ANGELES Police are


8 people, including 6 kids, die in Chicago apartment fire

Associated Press CHICAGO Eight people, including six children, were killed when a fire broke out


Pope apologizes for ‘crimes’ against Irish women, babies

Associated Press DUBLIN Pope Francis issued a sweeping apology Sunday for the “crimes” of the


‘Crazy Rich Asians’ tops box office again

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ tops box office again NEW YORK The opening weekend for “Crazy Rich Asians”


Study: Weight-loss drug Belviq seems safe for heart

Associated Press For the first time, a drug has been shown to help people lose weight and keep it


Brewers go deep to bash Bucs

Archer rocked for six runs in third inning


Simon’s death at 91 leaves theater world in mourning

Associated Press NEW YORK Playwright Neil Simon, a master of comedy whose laugh-filled hits such


Pope ‘won’t say a word’ about McCarrick claims

Associated Press ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE Pope Francis declined Sunday to confirm or deny claims


AUTO RACING

AUTO RACING IRL Bommarito Automotive Group 500 SATURday’s Results At Gateway Motorsports