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Tue. 9:22 a.m.: US investigating possible air bag failures in GM vehicles

DETROIT (AP) - The U.S. government's highway safety agency is investigating complaints that the air bags may not inflate in a crash on thousands of General Motors vehicles. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the probe covers nearly 750,000 Chevrolet, Cadillac and GMC ...

US recommends ‘pause’ for J&J vaccine over clot reports

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is recommending a “pause” in administration of the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to investigate reports of potentially dangerous blood clots. In a joint statement today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug ...

Police: Officer wounded, 1 dead in Tennessee school shooting

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A confrontation in a Tennessee high school that involved police officers responding to a report of a possible armed man, left one person dead and an officer wounded, authorities said. No other persons were killed or wounded, police said, adding the scene had been ...

Shots fired, vehicle crashes in Youngstown

YOUNGSTOWN - At least a dozen shots were fired this afternoon, triggering a on Firnley Avenue near West Indianola. Officials told WFMJ Channel 21 that one person was sent to the hospital, and at least 14 shots were fired. The vehicle went off the road and crashed into a grassy area.

Mon. 12:10 p.m.: Malvasi vehicular homicide trial postponed

YOUNGSTOWN - The aggravated vehicular homicide trial scheduled to begin today before Mahoning Common Pleas Court Judge Maureen Sweeney has been delayed until July 6. A spokeswoman for Sweeney's court announced the case against Michael Malvasi II has been continued, but she did not give a ...

Mon. 11:55 a.m.: Judge refuses to sequester jury in George Floyd murder case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The judge in the George Floyd murder case refused a defense request to immediately sequester the jury today, the morning after the killing of a Black man during a traffic stop triggered unrest in a suburb just outside Minneapolis. The request came from the attorney for ...

Mon. 11:30 a.m.: Ten arrested in so-called ‘riot’ at Belmont Pines

LIBERTY - Ten girls were taken to the Trumbull County Juvenile Justice Center late Sunday after several law enforcement agencies responded to what was called in one report "a riot" in the female section of Belmont Pines Hospital. According to a sheriff report, the call came about 10:30 p.m. ...

Mon. 10:15 a.m.: Georgia sheriff: 3 officers wounded, 1 suspect dead, 1 held

VILLA RICA, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia said three officers were wounded in a police chase that ended early this morning with one suspect killed and another in custody. A Georgia State Patrol trooper clocked a car going 111 mph on Interstate 20 and initiated a traffic stop around 3:30 ...