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Tues. 4:05 p.m.: GM chooses site for battery plant

LORDSTOWN - General Motors has a purchase agreement in place for 158 acres of land in Lordstown for a $2.3 billion battery-cell manufacturing plant the automaker wants to build in partnership with South Korea's LG Chem. The land is on Tod Avenue between Salt Springs and Hallock Young roads, ...

Tue. 9:31 a.m.: Iran announces arrests over downing of plane that killed 176

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's judiciary said today arrests have been made for the accidental shootdown of a Ukrainian passenger plane that killed all 176 people on board just after takeoff from Tehran last week. The announcement came amid an upswell of anger and protests by Iranians in recent ...

Tue. 9:11 a.m.: EU launches Iran nuclear deal dispute action

BRUSSELS (AP) — Britain, France and Germany have launched action under the Iran nuclear agreement paving the way for possible sanctions in response to Tehran's attempts to roll back parts of the deal, European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said today. The three countries, which ...

Tue. 9:04 a.m.: Germany to host Libya peace conference in Berlin on Sunday

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is inviting world powers to a summit in Berlin on Sunday to discuss efforts to broker peace in Libya. Merkel's office said in a statement today that the German leader had decided to host the meeting after consulting with U.N. Secretary-General ...

Tue. 8:46 a.m.: Philippine volcano trembles more, spews lava half-mile high

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — A volcano near the Philippine capital spewed lava into the sky and trembled constantly today, possibly portending a bigger and more dangerous eruption, as tens of thousands of people fled villages darkened and blanketed by heavy ash. Government work was ...

Tue. 8:42 a.m.: UK leader: Royal rift over Harry-Meghan plans can be settled

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said today he believes the royal family can resolve a serious rift over the plans of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, who want to break free of their royal roles and move to Canada. The plans of Harry and Meghan, also known as the Duke and ...

Mon. 10:42 a.m.: Volbeat will rock Covelli Centre

Danish rock band Volbeat headlines a triple bill coming to the Covelli Centre on May 5. The Grammy-nominated band led by Michael Poulsen released its seventh album, "Rewind, Replay, Rebound" last summer. Joining them for the Youngstown date will be Clutch and Picturebooks. Tickets for ...

Mon. 9:26 a.m.: Lava gushes from volcano near Manila; tens of thousands flee

TAGAYTAY, Philippines (AP) — Red-hot lava gushed out of a volcano near the Philippine capital today, as tens of thousands of people fled the area through heavy ash and frightening tremors. Experts warned that the eruption could get worse and plans were being made to evacuate hundreds of ...