Senate ready to confirm new NLRB members

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders are hoping to push three of President Barack Obama’s labor nominees through the chamber, a day after giving…

Quotations of the day

“If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?” — Pope Francis striking a conciliatory stance toward …

Today in History

Today is Tuesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2013. There are 154 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 30, 1863, Ameri…

It’s turtle-nesting season in Florida

MIAMI (AP) — It’s turtle-nesting season in Florida, when sea turtles lay their eggs and hatchlings head for the water. A number of parks, be…

Bus on Bieber tour in border pot bust

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. border agents found marijuana on a bus with singer Justin Bieber’s tour as it crossed into Detroit from Windsor, Canada.…

Cambridge Ave. Fire

Crews battle fires

Firefighters worked to contain two fires that started within minutes of each other on Youngstown’s South Side.