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Colorado killer of family sentenced to life in prison

Associated Press GREELEY, Colo. A man who strangled his pregnant wife and suffocated their two


DD board approves $663,000 in purchased services for 2019

The amounts of the three largest of the DD board vendor contracts remain unchanged from last year.


At least 3 killed in hospital shooting

Associated Press CHICAGO A gunman opened fire Monday at a Chicago hospital, killing a police


Trustees discuss road levy passage, general fund increase

Trustees discuss road levy passage, general fund increase


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Effort underway to save GM Lordstown plant

WARREN With a child in high school, RaNeal Edwards of Austintown, a 23-year General Motors employee, doesn’t want to move. Her life is here, and this is where she wants to stay. That’s how many General Motors Lordstown employees feel, but some are having to make the difficult decision to transfer to out-of-state jobs.


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Giving thanks by giving back

YOUNGSTOWN Turkeys were on the move Monday throughout the city. The city police department helped deliver 100 turkeys donated by Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt, while turkeys also were given to students at East High School and turkey dinners were served for lunch at Harding Elementary School.


Warren hopes sidewalk repairs will increase number of students walking or riding bikes to school

Warren hopes sidewalk repairs will increase number of students walking or riding bikes to school


Schiavoni and Boccieri say they aren’t necessarily done with politics

Both leave the state Legislature Dec. 31


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Chief: Help police end killing spree

By WILLIAM K. ALCORN alcorn@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Police Chief Robin Lees is appealing to city


Shooting for unity on basketball court, in city

By SEAN BARRON news@vindy.com YOUNGSTOWN Devaun Adams enjoyed thrusting himself into the


Agenda Tuesday

Agenda Tuesday Lordstown Board of Public Affairs, 4 p.m., administration building, 1455 Salt


Exchange students give presentations at Glenwood

Exchange students give presentations at Glenwood


TRUMBULL COUNTY COURTS

COURTS TRUMBULL COUNTY Marriage licenses Nicholas E. Phelps, 25, and Meranda L. Geddes, 28,


Man in Boardman stabbed; police seek his girlfriend

Man in Boardman stabbed; police seek his girlfriend BOARDMAN Boardman police are investigating a


Births

Births St. Elizabeth boardman hospital Tessa Thomas and Evan Graham, Canfield, girl, Nov. 17.


Portman report: Naloxone maker gouges consumers

Drug company hiked price of life-saving drug 600 percent amid national opiate-overdose crisis,


Pacific summit ends with no communique as China, US differ

An acrimonious meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea failed to agree Sunday on a final communique, highlighting widening divisions between global powers China and the U.S.


As Florida recount ends, Sen. Nelson concedes race to Scott

Sen. Bill Nelson, a Florida political icon who first arrived on Capitol Hill in the decades when Democrats dominated this presidential battleground state, conceded his bitterly close re-election bid to Republican Rick Scott on Sunday after a bruising recount left Nelson thousands of votes short of the outgoing governor.


More charges filed in dorm shooting

More charges filed in dorm shooting AKRON Police say additional charges have been filed in the


Victims recount trauma as Catholic priest dismissals continue

Alleged child sex abuse continues to impact parishes and their people, but church investigators say victims’ silence is more harmful.