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Portman looks toward future of GM Lordstown, Northside Hospital

The Republican senator and former trade representative also cites issues with Trump’s approach to tariffs.


Youngstown mayor sends letter to President Trump asking him to “keep his word” and help the Valley

In the letter, Brown gives several examples of how economic conditions in the Valley have deteriorated since Trump's visit — and promises — to Youngstown.


Feds indict 13 detained in Salem ICE raid

ICE spokeswoman: Investigators may seek additional prosecutions


Trump, Omarosa trade insults, charges

President refers to Youngstown native as ‘wacky,’ ‘not smart’ Associated Press WASHINGTON


Papers to respond to Trump attacks

The Vindicator is joining the effort.


En route to Ohio, Trump slams LeBron

Melania Trump’s spokeswoman quickly distanced the first lady from her husband's criticism of James, and a number of other national figures and athletes launched pointed rebuttals and support for James, who just opened a school for at-risk kids in Akron.


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Trump replays well-worn rally rhetoric to his base in Ohio

While he didn’t mention Akron native LeBron James, Trump did invoke similar rhetoric while training fire on one of his new favorite targets, Democrat Rep. Maxine Waters of California. He tore into Waters, who is also black, and derided her as “an extremely low IQ person.”


Trump argument turns potentially deadly among Warren neighbors

An argument between two men Tuesday night over President Donald Trump turned into a confrontation with a shotgun – and the gunman being injured as the other man took the gun away.


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GM cuts outlook for year

GM now expects 2018 per-share profits of $5.14, down from $6. It cited “recent and significant increases in commodity costs” along with unfavorable currency exchange rates.


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Trump's energy proposal could derail plans in Lordstown

Clean Energy Future President Bill Siderewicz stands in front of the $900 million gas-fired power plant his company is building in Lordstown. Siderewicz is asking elected officials to weigh in against a coal bailout proposal from the Trump administration.


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VINDY EXCLUSIVE | Avenatti aiming for successful Dem candidate

“I don’t think the country can afford another four years of Donald Trump beyond 2020,” the celebrity lawyer said.


OTHER TRUMP DEVELOPMENTS

OTHER DEVELOPMENTS President Donald Trump spoke with three more potential Supreme Court candidates


Valley congressmen see court decision upholding Trump's travel ban differently

The Democrat criticized it while the Republican praised it.


OTHER TRUMP DEVELOPMENTS

President Donald Trump predicted Wednesday that U.S. automakers and auto workers would be “very happy” with the outcome of talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement, which have stalled amid a dispute over rules for car production.


President prods Congress amid immigration debate

Associated Press WASHINGTON A high-stakes Senate debate over immigration got off to a halting


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Valley leaders react to Trump's SOTU claims

President Donald Trump pauses as he delivers his first State of the Union address in the House chamber of the U.S. Capitol to a joint session of Congress Tuesday in Washington. Vice President Mike Pence, left, and House Speaker Paul Ryan applaud.


washington Source: Mueller mulls talk with Trump as part of Russia probe

Associated Press WASHINGTON Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team of investigators has expressed


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Book on Trump White House draws local interest

Kerrie DelGreco, store manager at Barnes & Noble Booksellers in Boardman, holds one of the few copies of “Fire and Fury” that were made available Friday. The book is about the inner workings of the Trump White House, and has been criticized by the president and his supporters.


Trump-Bannon feud lays bare new fissure in fractious GOP

Associated Press WASHINGTON The acrimony surrounding former White House adviser Steve Bannon’s


Trump moves to vastly expand offshore drilling

Trump moves to vastly expand offshore drilling