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Final: Celtics 96, Cavs 83

The Celtics lead the series, 3-2. Game 6 is Friday in Cleveland.


Decision on closing Phelps Street expected by July

City officials expect to have a decision by early July as to whether to permanently close a downtown street to vehicular traffic and make it a pedestrian mall.


Y'town, Lorain school board members take battle against HB 70 to Columbus

School board members from Youngstown united with those from Lorain in Columbus today to oppose House Bill 70.


Judge notes Brodeur's 'rough life' before giving him 8 years in prison

Before sentencing Russian-born Arteum Brodeur to eight years in prison Wednesday in the killing of Michael Krevas last July, Judge W. Wyatt McKay mentioned the scourge of drug abuse and the “very rough life” experienced by the defendant.


Malvasi's job as jail doctor would limit duties as coroner, ethics commission says

The Ohio Ethics Commission said Wednesday that “significant restrictions” in ethics laws may prohibit Dr. Phillip Malvasi from serving as Trumbull County coroner while continuing as the county jail doctor.


Wednesday's regional scores

Wednesday's results


2018 Prep tournaments at a glance

Prep spring sports tournament updates


O’Brien announces amendment that would speed up TJX referendum vote

O’Brien announces amendment that would speed up TJX referendum vote


Pair arrested in latest Austintown prostitution sting

Pair arrested in latest Austintown prostitution sting


US Rep. Tim Ryan announces millions in grants to area housing authorities

US Rep. Tim Ryan announces millions in grants to area housing authorities


Nearly 2.3M motorists to travel Pa. turnpike over the holiday

Nearly 2.3M motorists to travel Pa. turnpike over the holiday


Ike Reilly will play solo show at West Side Bowl

Ike Reilly will play solo show at West Side Bowl


‘AGT’ runner-up Tom Cotter coming to Comedy Cellar

‘AGT’ runner-up Tom Cotter coming to Comedy Cellar


Mahoning Dem Party reorganization is next Thursday

Mahoning Dem Party reorganization is next Thursday


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Youngstown, Lorain school board members in Columbus fighting HB 70

Youngstown, Lorain school board members in Columbus fighting HB 70


Clint Walker, star of TV's 'Cheyenne,' dies at age 91

Clint Walker, star of TV's 'Cheyenne,' dies at age 91


Former Pa. worker charged with stealing $200K from tax office

Former Pa. worker charged with stealing $200K from tax office


Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Ohio man arrested

Marijuana delivery made to wrong car, Ohio man arrested


Ohio man receives 6 months jail over school shooting threat

Ohio man receives 6 months jail over school shooting threat


NFL owners adopt new policy to address anthem protests

NFL owners adopt new policy to address anthem protests


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I-80 east to SR 11 north to close Thursday night

I-80 east to SR 11 north to close Thursday night


YSU Vets Resource Center renamed for university alum

YSU Vets Resource Center renamed for university alum


NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans

NFL awards 2019 draft to Nashville, home of Tennessee Titans


Red Zone host event at 2 p.m. today to honor its community partners

Red Zone host event at 2 p.m. today to honor its community partners


Cohen distances himself from tax-cheating "Taxi King"

Cohen distances himself from tax-cheating "Taxi King"


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Can your high school make a music video?

Can your school make a music video?


ACLU sues over battleground Ohio's congressional districts

ACLU sues over battleground Ohio's congressional districts


Pa. district attorneys outline model guidelines for police body cameras

Pa. district attorneys outline model guidelines for police body cameras


Ohio man sues officer who shot him after subduing intruder

Ohio man sues officer who shot him after subduing intruder


Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections

Pompeo: US will fight Russian interference in 2018 elections


FBI raids house, storage unit of former Ohio House speaker

FBI raids house, storage unit of former Ohio House speaker

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Lockup List Wednesday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases

Mahoning County Sheriff's Activity


Georgia Dem challenges racial barrier in governor race

Georgia Dem challenges racial barrier in governor race


McDonald school board meeting is tonight

McDonald school board meeting is tonight


Youngstown cops arrest man in insect-infested West Side home

Youngstown cops arrest man in insect-infested West Side home


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Man gets 8 years for 2017 stabbing death

Man gets 8 years for 2017 stabbing death


US sales of new homes slipped 1.5 percent in April

US sales of new homes slipped 1.5 percent in April


Critics see no end to foreign favors to Trump businesses

Critics see no end to foreign favors to Trump businesses


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Kravitz at Poland library to permanently close June 1

Kravitz location in Poland library to permanently close June 1


Market Street Taco Bell reports attempted robbery

Market Street Taco Bell reports attempted robbery


Partially decomposed body found on South Side

Partially decomposed body found on South Side


Trump seethes over Russia probe, calls for end to 'SPYGATE'

Trump seethes over Russia probe, calls for end to 'SPYGATE'


Ohio Uber driver sentenced for sexual assault of passenger

Ohio Uber driver sentenced for sexual assault of passenger


Tens of thousands of Las Vegas casino workers OK strike

Tens of thousands of Las Vegas casino workers OK strike


Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85

Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85


Youngstown City Council safety committee meeting canceled

Youngstown City Council safety committee meeting canceled


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Bistro 1907 takes you back to bygone era

This chalk mural drawn by local artist Christian Powers decorates one of Bistro 1907’s walls in the new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in downtown Youngstown. The decor of the new restaurant, which opened today, reflects owner Mark Canzonetta's vision for a modern take on a classic French bistro.

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Regionals are next for Valley teams

The Canfield and South Range baseball teams scheduled a warm-up game Tuesday night, but the game was cancelled due to rain and lightning.


Bankruptcy judge approves sale of former Packard Electric buildings to AutoParkit

Warren native Chris Alan paid $150,000 for the Dana Street property, plus taxes, fines and attorney fees, for a total of about $800,000.


Lisbon’s Stokes jumps so high

Around Lisbon, Seth Stokes is the kid with the hops.

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WRTA launches new app providing real-time bus updates

“It’s to give current riders, and hopefully new riders, a good experience while they’re riding,” said Judy Rodriguez, WRTA transportation director.


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Canfield sending 3 to state

Cianciola, doubles duo Nalluri and Martin are headed for Mason.


One of two men who want to be coroner won’t make selectiion meeting

Dr. James said the meeting date was selected “without my input or knowledge,” and he is unable to miss the Boy Scouts of America National annual meeting he is attending this week.


Momentum with Cavs as series shifts back to Boston

Game 5 is tonight at TD Garden.


Police, district investigate restraint private bus attendant used on student

The bus service’s CEO said the student slapped the bus driver and the attendant applied the appropriate restraint.


PREPS

preps SOFTBALL Regional Pairings Note: Home team listed first. Rankings are from the most


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3rd domestic-violence charge gets man 9 months and judicial warnings

Judge: If it happens again, you will receive a much lengthier sentence.


Soccer fans rise up on Twitter

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is a mere three weeks away. Wait, why aren’t you celebrating the start of


Paul Simon mounts farewell tour but will remain busy Homeward bound

If You Go What: Paul Simon in concert When: Sept. 17 at 8 p.m. Where: PPG Paints Arena,


Liberty school board offers employee retirement incentives

The incentive for teacher to retire after this school year ranges from $10,000 to $12,500 based on experience.


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Ohio wine month kicks off with festivities in Columbus

The Ohio Grape Industries Committee (OGIC) kicked off its Ohio Wine Month celebration at an evening event at the Ohio Statehouse.


Rep. Tim Ryan to have a town hall Tuesday at YSU

The congressman will answer questions from his constituents


METRO DIGEST || Tuesday night storm outages

Storm outages YOUNGSTOWN A day of severe weather warnings, sporadic thunderstorms and heavy rain


METRO DIGEST || NAACP review

The Youngstown Chapter of the NAACP will host the first review of Youngstown City Schools CEO Krish Mohip’s academic teams at East and Chaney high schools and Youngstown Early College at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Cobbins Building, 1350 Fifth Ave., Suite 202.


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Rotary learns about farmers market

Rotary learns about farmers market


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New members join Western Reserve Rangers

New members join Western Reserve Rangers


SOCIETY DIGEST || Gardening and farm tour begins Monday

Gardening and farm tour begins Monday YOUNGSTOWN The Mahoning Gardens will host its community


Memorial Day cookout ideas

McCormick.com Memorial Day is the bright spot of sunshine at the end of a long, snowy winter. It’s


UAW backs Cordray

UAW backs Cordray COLUMBUS The United Auto Workers endorsed Democratic gubernatorial candidate


YEARS AGO FOR MAY 23

Today is Wednesday, May 23, the 143rd day of 2018. There are 222 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED


Delicious no bake desserts for your next picnic

No Bake Salted Caramel Pie mccormick.com Caramel + pretzels + sea salt = the makings of a dream


Here are the five top-selling songs on iTunes for the most recent one-week sales period:

Here are the five top-selling songs on iTunes for the most recent one-week sales period: v “This


Valley’s April unemployment rate down

The Mahoning Valley’s nonseasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped 1.2 percentage points in April 2018 compared with April 2017.


YPD: 2 wounded in separate shootings

Man arrested with gun says he needs it because ‘people get shot and robbed’


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Bradley and Marissa Turnbull, Youngstown, boy, May 21.


Grill up burgers this Memorial Day

Chili Cheese Fry Burger McCormick.com Oozing with gooey chili cheese and spicy McCormick


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Food sales and dinners through May 30

THURSDAY Holy Trinity Ukrainian Catholic Church Hall, 526 W. Rayen Ave., will take orders for


ODDLY ENOUGH

ODDLY ENOUGH Couple get up-close look of peeping moose MERRIMACK, N.H. A New Hampshire couple


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and Canfield

A summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and Canfield:


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Mahoning County commissioners, 9 and 11 a.m., staff meetings, second floor,


Rockets, Warriors all even

James Harden scored 30 points and Chris Paul had 27 for Houston.


McDonald’s workers file sex-harassment claims

Associated Press NEW YORK Energized by the #MeToo movement, two national advocacy groups are


Harvey, Gennett help Reds slam Pirates

So far, Matt Harvey is making good on his second chance.


OSU president seeks info on possible misconduct

Associated Press COLUMBUS The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help with


Trump won’t say if he has confidence in Rosenstein

Associated Press WASHINGTON President Donald Trump declined to say Tuesday whether he has


EPA blocks some media from summit, reverses

Associated Press NEW YORK A reporter for The Associated Press was grabbed by the shoulders and


Girard’s Mark Waid commits to Fordham

Girard’s Mark Waid commits to Fordham Girard quarterback Mark Waid has committed to Fordham to


Many cancer patients juggle care along with financial pain

Associated Press Josephine Rizo survived chemotherapy, surgery and radiation, but breast-cancer


Father of Texas school-shooting suspect thinks he was bullied

Associated Press SANTA FE, TEXAS A 17-year-old student accused of fatally shooting 10 people at


Not-so-flattering: Hall of Fame will redo soccer star’s plaque

A bronze plaque honoring soccer star Brandi Chastain got a red card Tuesday after a social media outcry.


As summit looms, N. Korean media return to angry tone

Associated Press TOKYO North Korean media stepped up their rhetorical attacks on South Korea


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS

OTHER DEVELOPMENTS President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a rallying call to opponents of


hawaii Workers race to plug energy plant as lava oozes nearby

Associated Press PAHOA, Hawaii Authorities were racing Tuesday to close off production wells at


House votes to roll back landmark Dodd-Frank law

Associated Press WASHINGTON Congress moved Tuesday to dismantle a chunk of the rules framework


NFL discussing steps to deal with protests

The NFL spring meeting began Tuesday in Atlanta.


Sheriff: Suspect in standoff found dead

Sheriff: Suspect in standoff found dead PANAMA CITY, Fla. A man suspected of trading wild bursts


Trump, Moon try to keep summit on track

President suggests meeting could be delayed rather than canceled Associated Press WASHINGTON


Ramirez HR backs Bauer in Tribe win

Trevor Bauer (4-3) went six innings in his second straight scoreless start.


New leader of Cuba breaks from past with public appearances

Associated Press HAVANA A month into office, the first non-Castro to lead Cuba since 1959 has


Seventy-five years of pride for Diocese of Youngstown

Editorial: For 75 years now, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Youngstown has served as a source of comfort and


US is itching for another war in the Middle East imbroglio

Opinion: By Georgie Anne Geyer Andrews McMeel Syndication WASHINGTON As I observe the results of


GOP panic is brewing in Pa.

Opinion: By John L. Micek Cagle Cartoons Sometimes, even when you win, you lose. Just ask U.S. Rep. Lou