Caitlin Mitchell and another student at Struthers Middle School had a fight two years ago and the bullying has escalated into a restraining order being filed.

Bullying escalates into legal battle in Struthers

The Struthers School District is caught in the middle of a legal battle between two students because it has to enforce a restraining order filed by one of the girls' families. …
Bear leaves paw prints in Hubbard, Ohio

Bear steals snack, leaves paw prints

A bear has apparently set up housekeeping in Hubbard. A black bear has been spotted at least three times in different neighborhoods in town. …
Mount Everest Avalanche

Photos: Mount Everest avalanche

An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, April 18, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing.…
Accident on Orrin Avenue in Youngstown

Driver thrown in crash, car lands on top of him

UPDATE 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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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.…
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.…
Earthquake hits Mexico

Magnitude-7.2 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people into the streets. Some walls cracked and fell, but there were no reports of major damage or casualties.…
Police officers, friends and family members pause by a memorial cross and stone after attending a one-year remembrance ceremony for Massachusetts Institute of Technology Officer Sean Collier on campus in Cambridge, Mass., Friday, April 18, 2014. Authorities say Collier was slain by the suspects of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

MIT honors officer slain after bombs went off

Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in the gripping hunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.…
Health care law default

Clock ticking for states to adopt health exchanges

For the more than 30 states that defaulted to the federal government under President Barack Obama's health care law, time may be running out to decide whether to create their own state-run insurance exchanges.…
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All-terrain biker hit by Pittsburgh freight train

Investigators believe a man riding an all-terrain motorcycle near some railroad tracks in Pittsburgh might not have seen or heard the freight train that hit and killed him.…
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.…
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

UPDATE 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.…
Bennington Ave. fire Youngstown, Ohio

Youngstown east side fire due to electrical failure

UPDATE Investigators initially believed a fire on Youngstown’s east side early Friday morning was intentionally set, but later found it to be caused by an electrical shortage.…