Accident on Orrin Avenue in Youngstown

Driver thrown in crash, car lands on top of him

One person is in critical condition after a high-speed crash caused a vehicle to flip over, ejecting the driver and then causing the vehicle to land on top of him.…
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East Side fire suspicious

Investigators believe a fire on Youngstown’s East Side early Friday morning was intentionally set. …
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Ohio prison vendor hit for damages

The state has hit a private food vendor that holds the contract for feeding Ohio prison inmates with $142,100 in damages for failing to meet contractual requirements.…
FILE - In this Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, file photo, retired U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Thomas Gipson, of Atlanta, right, has his resume looked over by Ralph Brown, a management and program analyst with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, during a job fair for veterans at the VFW Post 2681,Marietta, Ga. The government reports on state unemployment rates for March on Friday, April 18, 2014. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

Ohio sees largest March unemployment drop in U.S.

More than two-thirds of the states reported job gains in March, as hiring has improved for much of the country during what has been a sluggish but sustained 4 1/2-year recovery.…
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Woman sentenced in vigil crash

A Youngstown woman will not serve any jail time for crashing her car into a group of people gathered for a vigil in Youngstown.…
Hubbard horn honking case featured on ABC show

Horn honking case goes national

The story of a Hubbard man who has been the target of a horn honking harassment campaign for the past several years is going national.…
YSU free speech policy

Advocacy group takes aim at several YSU policies

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, using the website thefire.org, analyzes speech policies on universities across the country and grades them green light, yellow light or red light. …
The Second Harvest Food Bank in Youngstown was one of eight food banks nationwide to receive a large egg donation.

Second Harvest gets egg donation

Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley in Youngstown was one of just eight food banks across the nation that was selected for a large egg donation just in time for Easter. …
A cattle shortage has led to a drastic increase in beef prices.

Beef prices skyrocket

A cattle shortage has led to a drastic increase in the price of beef. …
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2 indicted in Boardman drug cases

Two men arrested on drug charges by Boardman police within a five-day span last month both were indicted Thursday by a Mahoning County grand jury.…
Accident on Orrin Avenue in Youngstown

Incredible accident

A car that was stolen out of Austintown was involved in an incredible car accident on Youngstown's east side, and its still under investigation.…
Mt. Everest avalanche

Several dead in Mt. Everest avalanche

The worst disaster to hit climbers on the world's tallest peak has killed at least a dozen Nepalese guides with three others still missing. …
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Woman, teenager found dead in Lake Erie; 2 missing

The bodies of two of four missing boaters were recovered in western Lake Erie on Thursday, a day after the group left for an afternoon of fishing and sent pictures to relatives.…
Heroin abuse

Ohio sees record high heroin overdose deaths

A record number of Ohioans died from heroin-related overdoses in 2012, the state Department of Health said as it released the newest available figures for a problem that's been called an epidemic and a public health crisis.…
Dr. Shayesteh talks about how to increase your metabolism.

Dr. Shayesteh: Rev up your metabolism

A person's metabolism is what controls weight gain and loss, so increasing your metabolism is an essential part of losing weight.…
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Sharpsville routs West Middlesex

The Sharpsville baseball team scored four runs in both the third and fourth inning to defeat their rival West Middlesex, 11-1 Thursday. …
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YSU rallies for walk-off win

The YSU Baseball team rallied for a 5-4 walk-off win over Oakland Thursday night at Eastwood Field.…
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Ursuline’s Shore blanks Hubbard

Ursuline's Makayla Shore scattered 6 hits, struckout 8, had no walks and belted a double in an 8-0 shutout over Hubbard.…
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Student Athlete: Madeline Grimes

Madeline Grimes is a four-year starter on the Mathews softball team, and a four-year member of the Youngstown Symphony Youth Orchestra. She also carried a 4.0 GPA, and is in line to be class valedictorian.…
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Johnson’s signing shines light on CFL

Today, Chad Johnson made it official when he signed with Montreal of the CFL. Desmond Marrow and Marcellus Bowman are two of the league's rising stars.…
South Korea Ferry Disaster

Photos: South Korea Ferry Disaster

A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea’s southern coast on Wednesday. …