Man charged in kidnapping

Kemari James is being held on a $100,000 bond on kidnapping and aggravated burglary charges.

Portman blight bill

Blight part of bill

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says the state needs extra help dealing with blighted and abandoned homes and he has a plan in mind.

Marsh family grave

Photos: Marsh family murder

Ben Marsh, 32, his wife, Marilyn, and their 4-year-old daughter Heather, were brutally murdered Dec. 13, 1974 at their home on S. Turner Roa…

window accident charges

Man charged in window fall

A Warren man is facing attempted murder charges in connection with a woman falling from a window.

Voices from within Brazil’s protests

Some comments by Brazilians participating in protests across South America’s biggest country: ___ “Corruption is the greatest problem In Bra…


Mobster killed 2 others

The reputed Youngstown mobster indicted Thursday for killing three people, including a 4-year-old girl, 39 years ago in Canfield is serving …


Man guilty in Sharon murder

Jontae Maurice Barnes, 20, pleaded guilty to a charge of involuntary manslaughter and possession of a weapon without a license in the Jan. 2…

Lawmakers try to save student loan deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — A handful of senators struggled Thursday to hold together a bipartisan deal to keep student loan rates from doubling on Ju…