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‘Doing the best we can’ to clear Youngstown streets

Youngstown’s top plowing priority is clearing main streets


House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown

House panel subpoenas Bannon in Russia probe showdown


Liberty awaits county report on road maintenance options

Liberty awaits county report on road maintenance options


Immigration deal distant as leaders try to avert shutdown

Immigration deal distant as leaders in Washington try to avert shutdown


Man fatally shot by off-duty Cleveland officer ID’d

Authorities: Man fatally shot by off-duty Cleveland officer ID’d


Doctor says Trump aces cognitive test

Doctor says Trump aces surprise cognitive test


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Supporters gather to support Al Adi after detainment

Following Al Adi’s detainment, supporters, politicians express shock


$10,000 endowment to the YSU Foundation from Alta Behavioral Healthcare

$10,000 endowment to the Youngstown State University Foundation from Alta Behavioral Healthcare


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UPDATE | Wife says Al Adi is on jail hunger strike +VIDEO

Longtime Youngstown Businessman Amer "Al" Adi was taken into custody during a meeting with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement today.

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New tool enhances Youngstown school bus transportation

New tool enhances Youngstown City Schools bus transportation


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NEO gas prices down slightly this week

NEO gas prices down slightly this week


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VIDEO | UPDATE | 5 kids, mom safe after van skids near Girard Lake

5 kids, mom safe after van skids near Girard Lake

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US withholds $65 million from Palestinian aid programs

US withholds $65 million from Palestinian aid programs


Boardman cops arrest two on drug-trafficking charges

Boardman cops arrest two on drug-trafficking charges


Hotel noise complaint results in three drug-related arrests

Hotel noise complaint results in three drug-related arrests


Bail tops $1M for man charged in hostage standoff

Bail tops $1M for man charged in hostage standoff


Local food bank receives $10K for school-pantry program

Local food bank receives $10K for school-pantry program


DuVernay, 'black-ish,' 'Power' win at NAACP Image Awards

DuVernay, 'black-ish,' 'Power' win at NAACP Image Awards


AP: Browns interviewing former Giants coach McAdoo

AP: Browns interviewing former Giants coach McAdoo


House panel interviewing Bannon

House panel interviewing Bannon


Authorities: Man fatally shot by off-duty Cleveland officer ID’d

Authorities: Man fatally shot by off-duty Cleveland officer ID’d


Parents arrested after children found chained in house

Parents arrested after children found chained in house


Friday is deadline for 'Caring for Our Community' nominees

Friday is deadline for 'Caring for Our Community' nominees


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Kim Kardashian West and husband Kanye welcome baby girl

Kim Kardashian West and husband Kanye welcome baby girl


Suspect shoots 4 officers in S Carolina, 1 critically hurt

Suspect shoots 4 officers in S Carolina, 1 critically hurt


Coroner: Pa. man, woman found dead in home died of gunshots

Coroner: Pa. man, woman found dead in home died of gunshots


Dow Jones industrials trade above 26,000

Dow Jones industrials trade above 26,000


Energizer spends $2 billion to add Rayovac brand

Energizer spends $2 billion to add Rayovac brand


Las Vegas couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide

Las Vegas couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide


Manhunt after leading Kosovo Serb politician gunned down

Manhunt after leading Kosovo Serb politician gunned down


Man shovels walkway, pulls knife demanding more money

Man shovels walkway, pulls knife demanding more money


UPDATE | Youngstown road crews clearing side streets today

UPDATE | Youngstown road crews clearing side streets today


Mahoning Co. judge recuses self from Jamrozik case

Mahoning Co. judge recuses self from Jamrozik case


Teen arrested in Rhode Island mall shooting

Teen arrested in Rhode Island mall shooting


Lockup List Tuesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Brookfield trustees have special meeting Wednesday

Brookfield trustees have special meeting Wednesday


Cops: Drunk Pa. mom left kids to fend for themselves

Cops: Drunk Pa. mom left kids to fend for themselves


Firefighter pleads guilty to child-porn charge

Firefighter pleads guilty to child-porn charge


Feds probing Ohio helicopter crash, 2 killed

Feds probing Ohio helicopter crash, 2 killed


Sex abuse victim to ex-doctor: 'You are a repulsive liar'

Sex abuse victim to ex-doctor: 'You are a repulsive liar'


Pope begs forgiveness for 'irreparable' harm from sex abuse

Pope begs forgiveness for 'irreparable' harm from sex abuse


Tonight's CEO Citizens Coalition meeting canceled

Tonight's CEO Citizens Coalition meeting canceled


Closing arguments underway in Youngstown murder trial

Closing arguments underway in Youngstown murder trial


REUNIONS

Austintown Fitch High School Class of 1956 will meet for its monthly breakfast at 9 a.m. Thursday at


Canfield man gets jail term for his role in overdose

Canfield man gets jail term for his role in overdose


Garbage collections on schedule

Garbage collections on schedule


David Spears joins Cray Youth staff

David Spears joins Cray Youth staff NEW CASTLE, PA. Cray Youth and Family Services recently


General Motors sees sustained profits through 2018

General Motors sees sustained profits through 2018


Japan public TV sends mistaken North Korean missile alert

Japan public TV sends mistaken North Korean missile alert


Bound for ice glory

Team USA’s best players overwhelm Phantoms


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Tough schedule awaits baseball Penguins

Bertolini about to begin second season in charge


Israel slams Abbas over fiery speech

Associated Press JERUSALEM Israeli leaders slammed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Monday


Lessons learned with addicts — avoid persons, places and things associated with drug use, judge says

Lessons learned with addicts — avoid persons, places and things associated with drug use, judge says


Calif. highway to stay shut another week

Associated Press LOS ANGELES Crews working around the clock cleared boulders, trees and crushed


Cities end role on police show

Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. For some of the law enforcement agencies that agreed to be on


States join to promote civil rights tourism

Associated Press BIRMINGHAM, Ala. Southern states that once fought to maintain racial


CMHS receives grant for auditorium

CMHS receives grant for auditorium

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‘Shark Tank’ returns to Struthers Middle School

‘Shark Tank’ returns to Struthers Middle School

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Parent transition

Parent transition AKRON Seven community agencies that offer services to families who have


Treat athlete’s foot

Q. I have had trouble with fungal infections between my toes. I used clotrimazole, which seemed to


YEARS AGO FOR JAN. 16

Today is Tuesday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2018. There are 349 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


By Arch Mainous

By Arch Mainous University of Florida Type 2 diabetes has reached epidemic proportions, with


The 60th annual Grammy Awards ceremony will take place Jan. 28 in New York and be telecast live on

The 60th annual Grammy Awards ceremony will take place Jan. 28 in New York and be telecast live on


COURTS

COURTS U.S. DISTRICT COURT Bankruptcies Chapter 7 Anna M. Gresko, 2215 Oak St. Extension,


Koreas may field joint hockey team

Agreement reached in principle


MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.| Quotable

“It seems to me that education has a twofold function to perform in the life of man and in society:


‘Minnesota Miracle’ amazes Vikings

Eagles are underdogs at home in NFC Championship Game


Pirates trade McCutchen to Giants

Pittsburgh gets minor leaguers


Associated Press

Associated Press COLUMBUS Author readings in the hushed and reverent atmospheres of


congress Democrats eye voter preference in the age of Trump SFlb

Associated Press WASHINGTON Buoyed by a string of Republican retirements and President Donald


LOTTERies

LOTTERies MONDAY’s numbers multistate Lucky for Life 11-15-32-33-40 Lucky Ball18


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King children criticize Trump, decry racism on MLK holiday

Associated Press ATLANTA Two of Martin Luther King Jr.’s children and the pastor of his historic


Ursuline implements 1:1

The total cost is $50,000 and has been funded by alumni support and an anonymous donor


Fleeing man falls through frozen lake, is found unresponsive

Fleeing man falls through frozen lake, is found unresponsive SHAKER HEIGHTS Authorities say a


Penguins stumble early against Wright St.

Cash scored 12 for YSU


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Working together to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

By SEAN BARRON news@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN What prompted Anika Jacobs’ desire to busily improve


Chileans greet pope with passion, protests

Associated Press SANTIAGO, Chile Pope Francis flew in to Chile’s capital Monday night for a


Youngstown State University Energy, environment lecture series continues

Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown State University Lecture Series on Energy and the


Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Brookfield school board, 7 p.m., school auditorium, 614 Bedford Road. Boardman


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Sracic earns international recognition

“No matter where I go I have friends — all over the world,” said YSU’s Paul Sracic


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Renowned professor leads workshop examining institutionalized racism

A comprehensive look at the many entanglements of racism and its cultural, individual and institutional effects

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Officials want aviation ceremony back in Ohio

Associated Press DAYTON The Ohio community where the National Aviation Hall of Fame enshrinement


Stephens, Venus exit in first round

Vandeweghe also dismissed in bad day Down Under for U.S. women


James slams Trump on race

Cavs leader pays tribute to King’s legacy


Associated Press

Associated Press CLEVELAND Rasheeda Ivory wants Cleveland residents to see police officers the


Questions await humbled Steelers in the offseason

Associated Press PITTSBURGH It wasn’t the pregame talk about New England. Or the seemingly


Glowing red lava rolls down slopes of Philippine volcano

Glowing red lava rolls down slopes of Philippine volcano LEGAZPI, Philippines Glowing red lava


Colts eyeing Patriots’ McDaniels

Announcement might not come until Feb. 5


Cranberries singer O’Riordan dead at 46

Cranberries singer O’Riordan dead at 46 LONDON Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of Irish rock band


Rescue Mission’s open house Jan. 25

Rescue Mission’s open house Jan. 25 YOUNGSTOWN The Rescue Mission of the Mahoning Valley will


Looking for change, Titans fire Mularkey

Dismissal comes 2 days after playoff loss


Is Trump a part-time president?

Opinion: By John L. MICEK Cagle Cartoons Note to self: When it’s time to sit down and talk with my bosses


‘Sock It To Me’ turns 50

Opinion: By Danny Tyree Cagle Cartoons Am I excited about the upcoming (Jan. 22) 50th anniversary of the


YSU men drop third straight game

Wright State used a late surge in the second half to defeat Youngstown State


Cavs’ home-streak snapped

Durant scored 32 for Warriors


Rise and fall of the middle class

Opinion: By Jim Hightower OtherWords Ever since 1776, the “common yeoman” – America’s middle class – has


Y’town schools CEO honest about the future of district

Editorial: Ever since the Youngstown City School District was placed in state-mandated academic emergency in


prep sports at a glance

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