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Guards put on leave

State prison officials have placed two guards on leave during investigations into the suicide of Cleveland kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro…

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Drug dealer sentenced

One of three men federal investigators believe bought mass quantities of drugs from Chicago and distributed them to street dealers in Youngs…

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Man charged with abduction

A Youngstown man who has been convicted of rape and felonious assault was charged Tuesday with grabbing a woman downtown and dragging her be…

Investigation

Battery thefts investigated

Beaver Township police are investigating the theft of 22 vehicle batteries reported stolen from three businesses last week.

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10,000 out of power

Officials say a high-voltage power line between Struthers and Poland Township snapped, causing 10,000 customers to lose power.

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Man sues 40 over honking

A Hubbard man filed a lawsuit late last week suing 40 people he believes have harassed him by honking their horns near his home for the past…

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Vigil crash driver in court

A 20-year-old woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to hitting five people at a vigil six months ago held for another man who was killed the week…

Joe Borosky

Judge rules for fired chief

A judge has reversed a decision by Craig Beach councilmembers to fire a police chief who was caught on a dash-cam video attacking a woman an…

Rod Foley

Arrest made in robbery spree

Youngstown police arrested a 17-year-old boy Tuesday believed to be one of two people who have robbed several Youngstown State University st…

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Forbes list includes YSU

Youngstown State University was included in Forbes magazine list of the top one-third of four-year universities in the country.

Police dog stabbing verdict

East Palestine family awarded $1.8M

The state must pay an East Palestine woman’s family more than $1.8 million for failing to fix the potholes that caused a fatal 2008 traffic …

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12 hospitalized in munitions fire

A dozen employees were taken to an area hospital after inhaling a non-lethal gas the Jamestown, Pa. company manufactures that causes irritat…

Steak fry

Steak fry

We learn about a steak fry happening this weekend.