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washington Dem staff delivers another blow to Jackson nomination

Associated Press WASHINGTON White House doctor Ronny Jackson exhibited a pattern of recklessly


Comcast tries to change cable game, bids $30B for Sky Plc

Associated Press NEW YORK If you can’t beat them, join them. Comcast is trying to refigure the


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Infante corruption trial begins

Infante could face 90 years in prison if convicted on all counts.


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Summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and Canfield

Summary of recent criminal activity in Austintown and Canfield


Ryan suggests state program to GM for coming layoffs

The congressman sent a letter to General Motors on Tuesday asking the company to consider a layoff aversion program that would retain Lordstown workers.

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Lordstown to have rally in support of HomeGoods project

Supporters of the HomeGoods warehouse plan want to let the company know it's wanted in Lordstown.


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NAACP official rebukes Liberty school’s decision

Blaming the “aggressive practices” of the Girard City Schools, Liberty schools are blocking white students from taking part in open enrollment.


2 school board members want Mohip to quit

School board members voice discontent about the Ohio Department of Education investigation into CEO Krish Mohip


Court: Youngstown anti-fracking amendment must go on ballot

The court determined the board of elections exceeded its authority by rejecting the initiative.


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Desmond questions Gains’ appointment of special prosecutor

The court filing asks that a visiting judge appoint a prosecutor independent of Gains’ office.


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Boardman residents raise concerns about new car dealership

Scotland Avenue residents are concerned about increased traffic from proposed Market Street business.


Ohio Supreme Court upholds death penalty in 2013 murder

Willie Wilks remains one of three men sentenced in Mahoning County who are currently on death row.


Liberty school workers to get 1 percent pay raise

The union received a 2 percent raise for school year 2016-2017 and a 2 percent raise for school year 2017-2018


Human-trafficking suspect arraigned

Bond set at 100k


Final pretrial held in Hundley case

Could get death penalty if convicted in 2016 death of woman


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Austintown man receives award for mentoring students

Andy Yantes, mentor for Fitch High School’s robotics team, displays an award he won for his work with students.


Agenda Thursday

Agenda Thursday Austintown school board, 10 a.m., work session and executive session, Dr. David


Republican candidates for state representative Randy Law and Martha Yoder say earlier dispute is behind them

Republican candidates for state representative Randy Law and Martha Yoder say earlier dispute is behind them


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Great as a home-cooked meal at Das Dutch Haus

There was something unusually comforting about our experience at Das Dutch Haus.


Fruit drinks to enjoy during the warmer weather

Fresh Fruit Spritzer McCormick.com Lemon Extract adds a hint of citrus flavor to this