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Southern California tight end Jordan Cameron runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011.

Southern California tight end Jordan Cameron runs a drill during ...

Southern California tight end Jordan Cameron runs a drill during the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis, Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011.


Susan Morris of Mayfield Road Creamery talks about raw-milk cheese production while showing a cooler filled with aging Gouda cheese wheels.

Susan Morris of Mayfield Road Creamery talks about raw-milk cheese ...

Susan Morris of Mayfield Road Creamery talks about raw-milk cheese production while showing a cooler filled with aging Gouda cheese wheels.


A Polish choir sings in front of a giant photograph of late Pope John Paul II, set up in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Saturday, April 30, 2011. On Sunday, Pope Benedict XVI will beatify John Paul II in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican.

A Polish choir sings in front of a giant photograph ...

A Polish choir sings in front of a giant photograph of late Pope John Paul II, set up in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Saturday, April 30, 2011. On Sunday, Pope Benedict XVI will ...


Jamar Houser

Jamar Houser

Jamar Houser


A Syrian pro-government supporter kisses a picture of Syrian President Bashar Assad during a protest to show support to the Syrian regime in old Damascus, Syria, Saturday, April 30, 2011, pictured on a government-provided tour. Syrian army troops backed by tanks and helicopters on Saturday took a prominent mosque that had been controlled by residents in a besieged southern city, killing four people, a witness said.

A Syrian pro-government supporter kisses a picture of Syrian President ...

A Syrian pro-government supporter kisses a picture of Syrian President Bashar Assad during a protest to show support to the Syrian regime in old Damascus, Syria, Saturday, April 30, 2011, pictured on a government-provided tour. ...


Marlan B. Everson

Marlan B. Everson

Marlan B. Everson


From left to right: Mike Terry Daprile of Boardman, Norman Weimer Sr. of Youngstown, Frank Prato of Poland, Jack Thompson of Vienna and Ronald Ingalls of Northfield, pray during a service conferring them from 3rd to 4th degree masons at St. Charles in Boardman Saturday afternoon.

From left to right: Mike Terry Daprile of Boardman, Norman ...

From left to right: Mike Terry Daprile of Boardman, Norman Weimer Sr. of Youngstown, Frank Prato of Poland, Jack Thompson of Vienna and Ronald Ingalls of Northfield, pray during a service conferring them from 3rd ...


Families explore the courtyard in the center of the new school. The courtyard will be an outdoor classroom.

Families explore the courtyard in the center of the new ...

Families explore the courtyard in the center of the new school. The courtyard will be an outdoor classroom.


Ryan Roush of South Range crosses the finish line to win the second section boys 3200 meter run finals at the 16th Poland Invitation Track & Field Meet Saturday.

Ryan Roush of South Range crosses the finish line to ...

Ryan Roush of South Range crosses the finish line to win the second section boys 3200 meter run finals at the 16th Poland Invitation Track & Field Meet Saturday.


Classrooms in the new school are on the second floor along with the music and art rooms. Each classroom is about 1,200 square feet. The cafeteria, gym and administration offices are on the ground floor.

Classrooms in the new school are on the second floor ...

Classrooms in the new school are on the second floor along with the music and art rooms. Each classroom is about 1,200 square feet. The cafeteria, gym and administration offices are on the ground floor.


Hugh Earnhart holds his cat Boxcar Willie next to their cookbook “Eat Like a Thresherman,” a compilation of recipes from Earnhart’s grandmother. Willie “helped” Earnhart, a retired Youngstown State University professor, write the book.

Hugh Earnhart holds his cat Boxcar Willie next to their ...

Hugh Earnhart holds his cat Boxcar Willie next to their cookbook “Eat Like a Thresherman,” a compilation of recipes from Earnhart’s grandmother. Willie “helped” Earnhart, a retired Youngstown State University professor, write the book.


North East Ohio Girl Scouts practice yoga poses at the Expo. Healthy lifestyles and keeping fit were among the issues addressed in its workshops.

North East Ohio Girl Scouts practice yoga poses at the ...

North East Ohio Girl Scouts practice yoga poses at the Expo. Healthy lifestyles and keeping fit were among the issues addressed in its workshops.


T-Luv from JAMZ 101.9 moderates the expo, which the radio station sponsored., in conjunction with YSU’s Diversity Department.

T-Luv from JAMZ 101.9 moderates the expo, which the radio ...

T-Luv from JAMZ 101.9 moderates the expo, which the radio station sponsored., in conjunction with YSU’s Diversity Department.


The new Hubbard Elementary School, which will open this fall, took 18 months to build. It will replace Roosevelt Elementary School, which will be torn down. The $14.6 million school is the first part of a three-stage, $56 million project that will also include a new middle school and high school.

The new Hubbard Elementary School, which will open this fall, ...

The new Hubbard Elementary School, which will open this fall, took 18 months to build. It will replace Roosevelt Elementary School, which will be torn down. The $14.6 million school is the first part of ...


Members of Beta Phi Beta, Eta Eta Chapter at YSU, attend the expo along with friend Tammy Shadd. The sorority sisters modeled clothes given by The Winner department store in Sharon, Pa.

Members of Beta Phi Beta, Eta Eta Chapter at YSU, ...

Members of Beta Phi Beta, Eta Eta Chapter at YSU, attend the expo along with friend Tammy Shadd. The sorority sisters modeled clothes given by The Winner department store in Sharon, Pa.


Former middleweight boxing champion Kelly “The Ghost” Pavlik concentrates on a double-ended punching bag during a workout at the Southside Boxing Club in preparation for his upcoming fight next weekend.

Former middleweight boxing champion Kelly “The Ghost” Pavlik concentrates on ...

Former middleweight boxing champion Kelly “The Ghost” Pavlik concentrates on a double-ended punching bag during a workout at the Southside Boxing Club in preparation for his upcoming fight next weekend.


Floyd Davis, owner of The Red Basket Farm in Kinsman, waters a mixture of lettuces growing in one of his high-tunnel greenhouses. Davis cultivates pesticide-free produce all winter long and sells it at area farmers’ markets and to restaurants in Cleveland.

Floyd Davis, owner of The Red Basket Farm in Kinsman, ...

Floyd Davis, owner of The Red Basket Farm in Kinsman, waters a mixture of lettuces growing in one of his high-tunnel greenhouses. Davis cultivates pesticide-free produce all winter long and sells it at area farmers’ ...


Families tour the new Hubbard Elementary School on Hall Avenue during an open house. Saturday afternoon’s open house and ribbon-cutting drew a large crowd.

Families tour the new Hubbard Elementary School on Hall Avenue ...

Families tour the new Hubbard Elementary School on Hall Avenue during an open house. Saturday afternoon’s open house and ribbon-cutting drew a large crowd.


Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera takes the throw in time to tag out Detroit Tigers' Austin Jackson (14) trying to steal second base in the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 30, 2011, in Cleveland.

Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera takes the throw in time ...

Cleveland Indians shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera takes the throw in time to tag out Detroit Tigers' Austin Jackson (14) trying to steal second base in the third inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 30, 2011, ...


Doris Bullock, owner and certified personal trainer of Fit Woman in Austintown, teaches yoga to the North East Ohio Girl Scouts. Bullock and the Girl Scouts attended the fourth annual Women of Color Expo Saturday at Youngstown State University’s Kilcawley Center. Expo activities addressed the challenges facing today’s women, including maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

Doris Bullock, owner and certified personal trainer of Fit Woman ...

Doris Bullock, owner and certified personal trainer of Fit Woman in Austintown, teaches yoga to the North East Ohio Girl Scouts. Bullock and the Girl Scouts attended the fourth annual Women of Color Expo Saturday ...


The new Hubbard Elementary School will hold pre-kindergarten through fourth grades. Beginning this fall, the elementary, middle and high schools will be located on one campus.

The new Hubbard Elementary School will hold pre-kindergarten through fourth ...

The new Hubbard Elementary School will hold pre-kindergarten through fourth grades. Beginning this fall, the elementary, middle and high schools will be located on one campus.


Chris L. Rucker

Chris L. Rucker

Chris L. Rucker


Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle reacts during batting practice before a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, April 30, 2011, in Denver.

Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle reacts during batting practice before ...

Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle reacts during batting practice before a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, April 30, 2011, in Denver.


This photo provided by Columbus, Ohio, police,  shows a booking photo of  Randle Lee Roberts II.  Authorities in central Ohio have identified the man killed in a shootout with police that left four people injured, including three officers. Columbus police identified him as 27-year-old Randle Lee Roberts II. They didn't say where he lives. They learned after the shootout Saturday that Roberts might be a suspect in a quadruple homicide about 90 miles south in Adams County at a house along a rural state highway near the village of West Union. An Adams County dispatcher confirms the sheriff's office is investigating the four deaths but hasn't released details.

This photo provided by Columbus, Ohio, police, shows a booking ...

This photo provided by Columbus, Ohio, police, shows a booking photo of Randle Lee Roberts II. Authorities in central Ohio have identified the man killed in a shootout with police that left four people injured, ...


A Columbus police officer stands guard near the scene of a shooting in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, April 30, 2011.   Authorities have identified the man killed in a shootout with police that left four people injured, including three officers. Columbus police identified him as 27-year-old Randle Lee Roberts II. They didn't say where he lives.  They learned after the shootout Saturday that Roberts might be a suspect in a quadruple homicide about 90 miles south in Adams County at a house along a rural state highway near the village of West Union.  An Adams County dispatcher confirms the sheriff's office is investigating the four deaths but hasn't released details.

A Columbus police officer stands guard near the scene of ...

A Columbus police officer stands guard near the scene of a shooting in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, April 30, 2011. Authorities have identified the man killed in a shootout with police that left four people ...


A Libyan man, center, cries next the body of a Libyan rebel fighter at Hikma hospital in the besieged city of Misrata, Libya, Saturday, April 30, 2011. Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi called for a cease-fire and negotiations with NATO powers in a live speech on state TV early Saturday, just as NATO bombs struck a government complex in the Libyan capital.

A Libyan man, center, cries next the body of a ...

A Libyan man, center, cries next the body of a Libyan rebel fighter at Hikma hospital in the besieged city of Misrata, Libya, Saturday, April 30, 2011. Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi called for a cease-fire ...


Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen (22) heads to first after hitting a home run against Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jason Hammel during the first inning of a baseball game on Saturday, April 30, 2011, in Denver.

Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen (22) heads to first after hitting ...

Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen (22) heads to first after hitting a home run against Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jason Hammel during the first inning of a baseball game on Saturday, April 30, 2011, in Denver.