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3 indicted in death of woman found cut up, dissolved in freezer

An indictment issued Thursday said the body of a woman found in a freezer last summer had been cut up and dissolved in acid before it was found.


13 detained in Salem immigration raid facing federal indictment

Thirteen people detained in the raids carried out by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement at the Fresh Mark plant in Salem this year are federally indicted on immigration-related offenses.


Administrator, transit jobs shouldn't be combined after all, Polivka says

Trumbull County Commissioner Dan Polivka said he now realizes that Trumbull County Transit administrator is a full-time job and shouldn’t be combined with county administrator’s duties.


Beniston asks court to force Mayor Brown to sign her settlement

The Youngstown Board of Control approved a settlement with a city employee on Aug. 2, but the mayor has yet to approve it, according to a motion filed in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court this week.


'Stay firm," Hubbbard trustee urges injection well opponents tonight

Hubbard people are “tough.” They kept out a demolition debris landfill through years of fighting, and they will do the same for an injection well proposed for the southeast corner of state Routes 80 and 7, said Hubbard Township Trustee Rick Hernandez.


Renowned modern dance icon Paul Taylor dead at 88

Paul Taylor, a towering figure in American modern dance who, in a career that spanned more than six decades, created a vast body of work that reflected both the giddy highs and the depraved lows of the human condition, has died.


Trump to sign executive order on retirement security Friday

Trump to sign executive order on retirement security Friday


Meeting at 7 p.m. in Hubbard on injection wells

Meeting at 7 p.m. in Hubbard on injection wells


4 dead after small civilian plane crashes on Air Force base

4 dead after small civilian plane crashes on Air Force base


3 arrested in gun incident at San Francisco school

3 arrested in gun incident at San Francisco school


Kaepernick’s grievance against NFL moving to trial

An arbitrator is sending Colin Kaepernick’s grievance with the NFL to trial, denying the league’s request to throw out the quarterback’s claims that owners conspired to keep him out of the league because of his protests of social injustice.


Travelers to Hawaii's Big Island drop 12.7 percent in July

Travelers to Hawaii's Big Island drop 12.7 percent in July


Kochs unveil list of backed House candidates

Kochs unveil list of backed House candidates


Veteran AP reporter, editor Bob Barr dies at age 71

Veteran AP reporter, editor Bob Barr dies at age 71


New charges in 2017 body-in-freezer case

New charges in 2017 body-in-freezer case


Junior fair royalty are Matthew Fetty and Callia Barwick

Junior fair royalty are Matthew Fetty and Callia Barwick


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UPDATE | Yost says more to come as Sammarone, Bozanich, Marchionda indicted

Sammarone, Bozanich join Marchionda in corruption case

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Sen. Sherrod Brown announces $375,000 to prevent youth substance abuse

Sen. Sherrod Brown announces $375,000 to prevent youth substance abuse in the Mahoning Valley


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Mayor Brown sends letter to Trump asking for help

Mayor Brown sends letter to Trump asking for help amidst declining economic conditions


MCCAIN FUNERAL | John McCain memorialized as hero, fighter, imperfect friend

John McCain memorialized as hero, fighter, imperfect friend


Ohio State: 145 firsthand accounts of doctor sex misconduct

Ohio State: 145 firsthand accounts of doctor sex misconduct


Pharmacist sentenced for stealing drugs

Pharmacist sentenced for stealing drugs


Trump administration backs Asian-Americans in Harvard case

Trump administration backs Asian-Americans in Harvard case


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Fire crews at scene of Benwood Avenue blaze

Fire crews at scene of Benwood Avenue fire


Poland Village police investigating library break-in

Poland Village police investigating library break-in


Man threatened to kill newspaper staff over Trump editorials

Man threatened to kill newspaper staff over Trump editorials


Route 46 near New Waterford to close next week for culvert replacements

Route 46 near New Waterford to close next week for culvert replacements


Lease terms set for operation of MRDD workshop

Lease terms set for operation of MRDD workshop


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13 nabbed in Fresh Mark raid indicted for immigration offenses

13 nabbed in Fresh Mark raid indicted for immigration offenses


Lockup List Thursday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Beaver Township road to close for 45 days next week

Beaver Township road to close for 45 days next week


Mahoning coroner IDs woman killed in Austintown accident

Mahoning coroner IDs woman killed in Austintown accident


Man faces charges after Boardman restaurant run-in with ex

Man faces charges after Boardman restaurant run-in with ex


Teen dead after shooting on Colorado Springs campus

Teen dead after shooting on Colorado Springs campus


IAEA says Iran continues to meet nuclear obligations

IAEA says Iran continues to meet nuclear obligations


Microsoft to contractors: Give new parents paid leave

Microsoft to contractors: Give new parents paid leave


Beniston asks judge to make mayor approve settlement

Beniston asks judge to make mayor approve settlement


Trump says US did 'fantastic job in Puerto Rico' after Maria

Trump says US did 'fantastic job in Puerto Rico' after Maria


Officials hold groundbreaking for expansion of Akron-Canton Airport

Officials hold groundbreaking for expansion of Akron-Canton Airport


US ports fear tariffs could reduce ship traffic and job

US ports fear tariffs could reduce ship traffic and jobs


FirstEnergy to close coal power plants in Ohio, Pennsylvania

FirstEnergy to close coal power plants in Ohio, Pennsylvania


US leaker Chelsea Manning to be barred from Australia

US leaker Chelsea Manning to be barred from Australia


Seamless pipe mill art exhibit opens today at steel museum

Seamless pipe mill art exhibit opens today at steel museum


Youngstown police seize handguns Wednesday

Youngstown police seize handguns Wednesday


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Warren man scares off would-be thieves

Warren man scares off would-be thieves


Trump signals he has chosen McGahn's replacement

Trump signals he has chosen McGahn's replacement


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SBA chief Linda McMahon speaks at chamber's Salute to Business event

Head of US Small Business Administration speaks at chamber's Salute to Business event


3 injured in Wednesday night crash in Champion

3 injured in Wednesday crash in Champion


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Fitch, Mooney girls had chances to win in draw

The teams have combined for six ties this season.


Lawmakers urge VA secretary to partner with Northside for VA facility

Rep. Tim Ryan says facility could house vets, make prosthetics with America Makes.


YSU has new offensive coordinator

Brian Crist leads a new-look YSU offense.


ODOT: Don’t install speed camera equipment on interstates

The department’s decision doesn’t affect the use of hand-held speed camera programs, so communities can still have photo enforcement programs on the highways.


SPORTS DIGEST || Scrappers rained out, doubleheader today

Scrappers rained out, doubleheader today NILES Wednesday’s Mahoning Valley Scrappers game


Contractor claims downtown hotel developers owe $1 million

The contractor is claiming a breach of contract.


Homes needed for cats before September

West Side Cats has cats 1 year old and older that need good homes before the move to the new location in September.


WEDNESDAY’s PREPS AT A GLANCE

BOYS SOCCER Austintown 2, Campbell 1 CAMPBELL Alec Herman and Drew Lescsak each scored a goal


Ohio Supreme Court won’t hear prosecutors' appeal in Yavorcik Oakhill convictions

The court didn’t provide a reason for not accepting the appeal.


Team optimistic after nightmare 0-16 season

The Browns believe they’re headed in the right direction.


Lowellville dam removal project approved by EPA, construction to begin in spring

Construction on the $2.3 million project is expected to begin next March.


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Hopewell presents 'Moon Over Buffalo'

Playwright Ken Ludwig’s madcap comedy tradition of “Lend Me a Tenor” continues in “Moon Over Buffalo,” which opens Friday at the Hopewell Theatre, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown, for a two-weekend run.


Hopewell presents ‘Moon Over Buffalo’

Playwright Ken Ludwig’s madcap comedy tradition of “Lend Me a Tenor” continues in “Moon Over Buffalo,” which opens Friday at the Hopewell Theatre, 702 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown, for a two-weekend run.


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Craig Campbell stays true to his roots

The Labor Day concert at the Canfield Fair is the last hurrah of summer in the Mahoning Valley, and Craig Campbell wants to send it out with a bang.


State patrol investigates suspicious death at TCI as possible drug overdose

State patrol investigates suspicious death at TCI as possible drug overdose


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Fill up your cup for Toby Keith

The grandstand will be packed Monday evening when country music superstar Toby Keith brings his “Should’ve Been A Cowboy XXV” tour to the Canfield Fair.


South Side woman pleads to misdemeanor child-endangering charges

Floayesha Robinson hit daughter with belt, leaving bruising


Mom arrested after shot fired in home

Police recovered a stolen handgun.


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Fun in the sun at opening day of 172nd Canfield Fair

Madison Greenawalt, 2, of Canfield enjoys her candied apple while strolling the lanes of the 172nd Canfield Fair with her mom, Renea.

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Gander Outdoors to honor members of armed forces

Gander Outdoors to honor members of armed forces WARREN Gander Outdoors, 2390 Niles-Cortland


AG Sessions must stand up to pressure from president

Editorial: Forty-five years ago, the U.S. was witness to the “Saturday Night Massacre” when then embattled


WTG

THURSDAY Outdoor Music Rex Taneri, 6:30 p.m., Roosevelt Park , 800 Struthers Liberty Road,


Computer-screen thriller ‘Searching’ transcends its gimmick

By LINDSEY BAHR AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES If “Searching,” a mystery about a father looking


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Colombian city urges break from sex to fight heat wave BOGOTA, Colombia Health


NIGHTLIFE

Backyard Bar and Grill, 8942 Youngstown Pittsburgh Road, Poland; 330-757-2476 Sat: The Fringe,


“The Gong Show” (8 p.m., ABC): Another season of silliness comes to an end tonight for

“The Gong Show” (8 p.m., ABC): Another season of silliness comes to an end tonight for this


Visa overstays are a problem

Opinion: By Joe Guzzardi Cagle Cartoons The Department of Homeland Security’s recently released


Gubernatorial race turns ugly in Florida

Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Racism immediately became an issue in the Florida governor’s


Judge Kavanaugh: Is government truly of, by and for ‘the people’?

Opinion: “Why should we bother to reply to Kautsky? He would reply to us, and we would have to reply to


Commission blocks tariffs on newsprint

Associated Press WASHINGTON In a victory for the American newspaper industry, the U.S.


NEW THIS WEEK

NEW THIS WEEK Kin (PG-13) A pulse-pounding crime thriller with a sci-fi twist is this story of


Perennials for Your Garden!

Perennials for Your Garden! When: Now through Monday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. What: Join the master


Sheeran plays self in Boyle’s new film

By RYAN PEARSON AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES Ed Sheeran plays himself in Danny Boyle’s


Jason Bateman talks season two of ‘Ozark’

Combined dispatches The intoxicating saga that powers “Ozark” (second season drops Friday on


‘The Purge’ jumps to small screen

‘The Purge’ series premieres Tuesday on USA Network. By Jay Bobbin Gracenote Several times,


LABOR DAY

LABOR DAY What’s open/closed A checklist of local, state and federal institutions and local


Time to plant perennials

Time to plant perennials Fall is a great time to plant perennials, but do it before Oct. 1 and


Plant’s weird deformity is fasciation

Q. I have a weird deformity on my plant. I’m wondering if it’s a disease and if I should get rid of


Incuya fest got off to a hot start

On first glance, last weekend’s Incuya Music Festival in downtown Cleveland was like a mini-


Toby

Toby KEITH at the FAIR C6


Garden cover crops

Garden cover crops It won’t be long until we need to clean up the garden for the season. Plan now


YEARS AGO FOR AUGUST 30

Today is Thursday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2018. There are 123 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


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Hummingbird moths pollinate like bees

These plump flyers sound, pollinate like bees MORE ONLINE To see some pictures and view more


YSU Wind Ensemble plans outdoor concert

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Dana School of Music’s YSU Wind Ensemble will give a free outdoor


Homes for cats needed before September

West Side Cats has cats 1 year old and older that need good homes before the move to the new location in September.


Trump: White House lawyer leaving in fall

Associated Press WASHINGTON White House Counsel Don McGahn, a consequential insider in President


Two Trumbull men sentenced to prison on drug and alcohol charges

Two Trumbull men sentenced to prison on drug and alcohol charges


Mourners continue to pay their respects to Franklin

Associated Press DETROIT Mourners streamed in for a second day Wednesday to pay their respects


Williams sisters to meet Friday in U.S. Open

Get ready for the latest Grand Slam installment of Williams vs. Williams.


2 plead not guilty in death of toddler

Associated Press TAOS, N.M. The father of a 3-year-old boy found dead in a filthy New Mexico


METRO DIGEST || Military Appreciation

Armed Forces personnel will be honored at Jackson-Milton’s Military Appreciation Night at 6:35 p.m. Friday at the J-M Football Stadium, 10748 Mahoning Ave.


‘Strong force for America’

Crowds brave Arizona heat to honor US Sen. John McCain Associated Press PHOENIX Thousands of


Pumpkin champions

Pumpkin champions CANFIELD This year’s Canfield Fair grand champion giant pumpkin, entered by


Dobbs focusing on football, not roster spot

Josh Dobbs is good with numbers. Look no further than his aerospace engineering degree as proof.7


CD RATES

CD RATES The table shows the annual percentage yield as of Wednesday. All yields given in percent.


Kendricks cut after charges of insider trading

Cleveland Browns linebacker Mychal Kendricks was released by the NFL team Wednesday night.


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Jeffrey and Sarah Muirhead, Salem, boy, Aug. 28. Kacie


Allen falters again as Indians lose to Twins

Fortunately for the Indians, there’s still time for Cody Allen to grind before October arrives.


Williams continues hot streak for Pirates

Trevor Williams pitched six strong innings


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Bald eagle pair highlight of Berlin Lake summer

By David Campana Ohio certified volunteer naturalist As a passive observer of our feathered


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