More dog wardens will patrol Youngstown Ohio

Dog wardens to patrol Youngstown streets

Youngstown city leaders and the Mahoning County Dog Warden's office announced a partnership that puts a deputy dog warden on the streets during active hours. …
Ohio State Patrol

Deputy crashes during chase

A Trumbull County deputy crashed during a pursuit on Route 422 in Warren Township. …
wildkittens taken to shelters will be killed

Most wild kittens taken to shelters will be killed

Wild kittens that will number in the tens of millions this year are starting to be born, but half of them won't survive, an especially acute problem at overtaxed shelters forced to euthanize the millions they receive. …
Over a dozen students were injured in a school stabbing Wednesday morning near Pittsburgh.

Suspect named in Pittsburgh-area school stabbings

UPDATE An official says four students were believed to be seriously injured at a high school near Pittsburgh, where a student with a knife stabbed or slashed others, injuring as many as 20.…
GM

NHTSA fines General Motors

In the midst of a major recall, General Motors is facing another problem today. WKBN'S Dennis Biviano continues to follow the story.…
books

Free books

The United Way of Youngstown is offering up a new program to get Valley children to pick up a book.…
Fire on Ohio Ave. in Youngstown Ohio

Fire damages vacant duplex

UPDATE Youngstown fire officials said a blaze at a duplex on the city's North Side early Wednesday morning was intentionally set. …
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, right, poses with President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins, before a state banquet given in honour of the Irish President, at Windsor Castle Tuesday April 8, 2014, in Windsor, England. Guests and dignitaries including Irish Prime Minister, Enda Kenny and Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness attending the banquet at the end of the first day of a state visit by Ireland's Michael D. Higgins. Ireland's Michael D. Higgins is making the first state visit by a president of the republic since it gained independence from Britain. Camilla Duchess of Cornwall at left. (AP Photo / Dan Kitwood)

Queen hosts Irish president on first UK state visit

President Michael D. Higgins, Ireland's elfin head of state, was guest of honor at a royal banquet that brought together former enemies in Northern Ireland and leading politicians and celebrities of Britain and Ireland. …
David Pepper, Democratic candidate for Ohio Attorney General, outlines his strategy for dealing with the state's heroin epidemic on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio. Pepper proposes treating the problem as a public health crisis, boosting treatment and prevention efforts and creating tough penalties for dealers. (AP Photo/Andrew Welsh-Huggins)

Ohio candidate calls for more heroin treatment

Money from Ohio's expanded Medicaid funding should be directed to addiction treatment, David Pepper said, adding the state should also return local government dollars to communities dealing with the crisis.…