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Pig found in drug room

Liberty police officers who went to arrest a man wanted for trespassing in Pennsylvania at a motel got a surprise when they found another motel guest inside: a 300-pound pot belly pig.…
New Castle Fire

Fire rages through building

A former paint and body shop in Lawrence County was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon.…
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WKBN video reviewed in case

Warren prosecutors are reviewing video taken by WKBN on Monday that shows the wife of a man charged with pushing a woman out of a window yelling at the woman after a court hearing.…
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Dad charged in girl's fight

A Warren father turned himself in Monday on charges that he drove his teenage daughter to attack a classmate over a Facebook comment. …
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Mom charged in son’s death

The mother of a 4-year-old Bazetta boy who authorities said was fatally struck by the woman’s live-in boyfriend was charged Tuesday playing a role in the child’s death.…
INDICTMENT

Drug network indicted

A 17-person drug dealing network that sold heroin, cocaine and marijuana in Youngstown and Akron, and whose ring leader is cooperating with investigators after he pleaded guilty in another case, was indicted on Tuesday. …

Voting Act voided

The Supreme Court says a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act cannot be enforced until Congress comes up with a new way of determining which states and localities require close federal monitoring of elections.…
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Bond set in stabbing

A Southington man is being held in the Trumbull County Jail on $1 million bond after being charged with fatally stabbing his stepfather and stabbing his mother.…
Picket Line Scuffle

Strikers scuffle with security

Drivers and warehouse workers at RL Lipton Distributing in Austintown walked off the job early Tuesday morning.…
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Pet dies in fire

Youngstown firefighters worked overnight Monday battling a house fire on the city's East Side.…
Youngstown redistricting

Council begins ward redraw

Boundary lines for Youngstown's wards haven't changed in more than 30 years despite major population declines and shifts. …
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Turtles trot along track

The 92nd Annual Turtle Derby was held in Lowellville Monday night by the Lion's Club.…
Terrace Motel

Terrace Motel will be razed

The Terrace Motel has been closed for at least seven years, and residents have been asking for it to be torn down for nearly as long. …
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Fair animals checked

On Monday, hundreds of animals were dropped off at the Mercer County Grange Fair and barns were filled with animals.…
SYNURIA

Grand jury gets case

Following a court hearing for a man accused of pushing a woman out a window in Warren, the suspect's husband confronted the victim and accused her of lying. …
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Alleged thieves turn themselves in

Two Mineral Ridge residents accused of stealing $50 in change that was supposed to be donated a charity that fights against leukemia turned themselves into police on Monday.…
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Advocates back HB 130

Advocates in the area on Monday they support passage of House Bill 130 in Columbus, which they believe will make it easier for suspected victims to testify against operators of alleged illegal spas.…
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British coaches teach soccer

Young athletes in Springfield are braving the heat to brush up on their soccer skills. …