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Gunfire at Ohio vigil for homicide victim kills 1, hurts 5

REYNOLDSBURG — A drive-by shooting at memorial vigil for an earlier homicide victim killed a passing motorist and wounded five people in the crowd, including a 12-year-old child, police said. Columbus detectives said a small group had gathered at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Truro Township lot ...

US, China agree to cooperate on climate crisis with urgency

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States and China, the world's two biggest carbon polluters, agreed to cooperate to curb climate change with urgency, just days before President Joe Biden hosts a virtual summit of world leaders to discuss the issue. The agreement was reached by U.S. ...

Half of US adults have received at least one COVID-19 shot

WASHINGTON (AP) — Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at least one COVID-19 shot, the government announced today, marking another milestone in the nation's largest-ever vaccination campaign but leaving more work to do to convince skeptical Americans to roll up their sleeves. Almost ...

Egypt says 11 killed in train crash north of Cairo

CAIRO (AP) — A passenger train derailed today north of Cairo, killing at least 11 people, Egyptian authorities said. It was the latest of several rail accidents to hit the country in recent years. Four train wagons ran off the railway at the city of Banha in Qalyubia province, just outside ...

New migrant facilities crop up to ease crowding, again

For the third time in seven years, U.S. officials are scrambling to handle a dramatic spike in children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border alone, leading to a massive expansion in emergency facilities to house them as more kids arrive than are being released to close relatives in the United ...

Unique and antique items are big draw at Angels sale

CANFIELD -- The annual Angels for Animals Gigantic Garage Sale for 2021 is almost here, but a lot of work already has been happening behind the scenes. Items are coming in, being priced and arranged for the thousands of customers who will flock to the fairgrounds Friday, Saturday and Sunday. ...

Fighting the learning curve: MCBDD offers hands-on learning with helpful tech

AUSTINTOWN -- It can be tough for anyone to learn to use a new technology, but that can be particularly frustrating when the new tech has the potential to make life more independent. To help clients and families get over that learning curve and open more doors to independence for people with ...

Youngstown students have opportunities for trades

CANFIELD -- Plans for a new building that will focus on teaching the latest technologies in electrical installation and repair will help Mahoning County Career and Technical Center students now and in the future. The school is building a 30-by-30 foot facility to expand course offerings in ...

Woman comes back to Valley to face sex charges

WARREN -- A former Liberty woman -- who in March 2020 was indicted on sex charges involving a 3-year-old -- has been brought back to Trumbull County from a federal prison in Arizona to face prosecution in the year-old case. Candis Wynn, 34, formerly of Lucretia Drive, Liberty, was booked into ...

After child dies, US regulator warns about Peloton treadmill

NEW YORK (AP) — Safety regulators warned people with kids and pets to immediately stop using a treadmill made by Peloton after one child died and others were injured. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said children and at least one pet were pulled, pinned and entrapped under the ...