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Golf champion eyes GPS app

Traveling prodigy is hoping for an iPhone

Lowellville parade begins week of celebrations

The yearly parade serves as a kick-off to a week of celebration in Lowellville, concluding with the four-day Mount Carmel Festival.

Girard chemical leak at trucking company forces evacuation of two restaurants and 75 people

Girard chemical leak at trucking company forces evacuation of two restaurants and 75 people

A referendum on the zone change is still a possibility

The current timetable to establish the buffer is September or October.

‘Uh-oh,’ Amazon’s Prime Day runs into early snags

Associated Press NEW YORK Amazon’s website ran into some early snags Monday on its much-hyped


Births ST. JOSEPH WARREN HOSPITAL Shannon O’Malley and Edward Lambert, Niles, girl, July 13.

US challenges WTO trade partners over retaliatory steel tariffs

Associated Press WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Monday brought cases against China, the

REUNIONS & class notes

Austintown Fitch High School Class of 1956 will meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. Thursday at Denny’s on

Live music performances on television shows this week include:

Live music performances on television shows this week include: v Charlie Puth: Tonight on “Tonight


newsmakers Cardi B leads MTV VMA nods with 10 NEW YORK The year of Cardi B continues – this

Sears closes last store in Chicago city limits

Associated Press CHICAGO Sears has closed its final store in Chicago, ending its retail legacy


ODDLY ENOUGH Big tree found near farm may be among Pennsylvania’s largest PITTSBURGH A

Allow individuals to enjoy life and maintain mobility Learn about Palliative Medicine

Brought to you by MERCY HEALTH Have you ever heard the term Palliative Medicine? Ever thought to

Idora Park Day planned at Park Vista

Idora Park Day planned at Park Vista YOUNGSTOWN Ohio Living Park Vista, 1216 Fifth Ave., will

Tenants allege Kushner Cos pushed them out

Associated Press NEW YORK Twenty current and former residents of one of the largest buildings


Today is Tuesday, July 17, the 198th day of 2018. There are 167 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED

Jury picked in North Side murder case

Opening statements held Monday; testimony expected today

Social services network created in Mahoning Co.

Social services network created in Mahoning Co. YOUNGSTOWN A network of 10 social service

Man is arraigned in July 8 shooting

Man is arraigned in July 8 shooting YOUNGSTOWN Nalemn Hasley, 38, who is wanted in a shooting

Harper steals show at Mid-Summer Classic

The All-Star Game could be the last time Harper wears a Nationals uniform

Trump embraces longtime US foe Putin, doubting own intel

Associated Press HELSINKI In an extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald

Agenda Wednesday

Agenda Wednesday Canfield school board, 6 p.m., board room, 100 Wadsworth St. Mathews school

Machado won’t let talk of trade ruin All-Star fun

Orioles shortstop expected to be on a new team soon


Investment in 3D YOUNGSTOWN Mahoning Valley Business Alliance announced Monday it has invested

Judge temporarily halts deportation of reunified families

Associated Press SAN DIEGO A federal judge Monday ordered a temporary halt to deportations of

Slumping Spieth seeks rare British Open repeat

Defending champion “returned” claret jug

Community mourns death of longtime funeral director

Calling hours for Ray Kyle will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. today,

Mom accused of killing baby with drugged breast milk

Associated Press DOYLESTOWN, PA. A 30-year-old woman with a painkiller addiction has been

Police: Woman hit boyfriend in head with ax

A Warren woman is charged with felonious assault after witnesses say she hit boyfriend in the head with an ax.

Russian gov’t. hackers used US’ own online infrastructure against it

Associated Press WASHINGTON Exactly seven months before the 2016 presidential election, Russian

Man changes mind twice about plea, pushes trial back

New trial date not set yet

Lawyer: Girard wrongfully issued 7K speeding tickets

A former Ohio attorney general filed a class-action lawsuit Monday on behalf of the drivers.

Lakers down Cavaliers in double-overtime victory

Rookie Collin Sexton scores 27 in final Summer League game

Drowning victim ID’d

Drowning victim ID’d BAZETTA An Ohio Department of Natural Resources spokesman has released the

EASTERN OHIO ATHLETIC CONFERENCE All-conference baseball & softball selections

BASEBALL FIRST TEAM Chase Franken, pitcher, Columbiana Logan Bell, pitcher, Lisbon Cameron

Trial begins for man accused of shooting in Wal-Mart parking lot

Jurors selected late Monday afternoon

Slogan becomes ‘Me First’ as Trump meets Putin

Associated Press WASHINGTON Donald Trump’s “America First” slogan morphed Monday into “Me First”

Y’town mayor should seek assistance of state auditor

Editorial: The reality of Youngstown’s fiscal crisis continues to manifest itself in the daily operation of

Chicago activist demands all footage from police shooting

Associated Press CHICAGO A community activist who has pushed for more police transparency said

Hometown hero Harper wins Home Run Derby

Cubs’ Schwarber finishes runner-up

Democrats and some Republicans criticize Trump over statements about Putin

Rep. Ryan said it ‘truly a low point in the history of American foreign policy’

DAHLBERG: Tiger, Phil in prime time? Great idea in 1999

Ideas offered to spike interest in $10 million showdown


OTHER DEVELOPMENTS A 29-year-old gun-rights activist served as a covert Russian agent while living

Through first half, Trout still sets standard

Brewers’ Cain also earns MVP consideration

Homeless given 72 hours to leave camp

Homeless given 72 hours to leave camp CINCINNATI City officials have given homeless individuals

No refuge from politics at World Cup

France win is fitting climax to month-long event

Democrats stay true to form in opposing high court nominee

Opinion: If Alexander Hamilton had been nominated for a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court today, Democrats would

Are you a good pet owner?

Opinion: By Danny Tyree Cagle Cartoons As a responsible pet owner, I’m usually exasperated by the human