Cleveland kidnapper gets life term

Three months after an Ohio woman kicked out part of a door to end nearly a decade of captivity, a onetime school bus driver faces sentencing…

Sharon robbery

Sharon couple attacked

A couple in Sharon was attacked, shot and beaten during a robbery attempt.

Youngstown Police

YPD conducts curfew sweep

The Youngstown Police Department conducted a curfew sweep Wednesday night as part of Mayor Chuck Sammarone’s “Do you know where your childre…

Vietnam vet honored

Vietnam vet honored

The VFW Post in Hubbard honored Hubbard native Richard Choppa, an Army medic who died while tending to an injured comrade in Vietnam in 1967…

Youngstown council

City discusses ward redraws

The city’s boundaries have not been redrawn since 1980 despite major population declines and shifts.

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Wednesday, July 31, 2013. A mixed bag of weather greeted the country on Wednesday due to a pair of mode…

Corn prices dip

Local corn prices drop

Ohio’s corn crop is looking like it could be one of the best in years throughout the state.


Investigation stalls

Mercer County investigators said it will likely take at least two more weeks until they get a clearer picture of what happened to a 76-year-…

Claudia and karl hoerig

Suspect could be extradited


A woman accused of murdering her husband, a military and commercial pilot, in 2007 then fleeing to Brazil has had her Brazilian citizenship …

Truck rollover in Lordstown

Semi rolls over in Lordstown

Lordstown police and emergency crews are at the scene of a tractor-trailer rollover in Lordstown.

Sunoco gas station warren

Woman robbed at gunpoint

A Warren woman told police she was forced at gunpoint to withdraw nearly $500 from two ATMs.

Simpson wins parole in robbery case

O.J. Simpson has been granted parole on some charges stemming from his 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery convictions involving the holdup of…

Christopher Rosier

Man pleads to child porn

A Warren man who was caught with child pornography depicting children as young as 2 years old and teenagers engaged in sex acts with a dog p…