Today in History

Today is Friday, May 24, the 144th day of 2013. There are 221 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On May 24, 1883, the Broo…

Athena Award winner

Meeks Wins Athena Award

The Athena Award recognizes women who have excelled in their careers, as well as in their communities, and who have helped other professiona…

Canada Disputes Meat Rules

The Canadian government said that new U.S. country of origin labeling regulations announced Thursday that require tracking beef, chicken and…

Jodi Arias sentencing

Arias' Sentence Undecided

A new jury will now be seated to try again to reach a decision on Arias’ sentence unless the prosecutor takes execution off the table and ag…

Boy Scouts gay policy

Boy Scouts Alter Policy

Liberal Scout leaders, while supporting the proposal to accept gay youth, have made clear they want the ban on gay adults lifted as well.


Cops Seek Case Tips

Cleveland city and public transit police and the FBI sponsored Thursday evening’s event called a “Night Out For Missing Persons.” There were…

Court melee

Melee Suspect Extradited


Rickey Smith was awaiting his extradition hearing in Trumbull County Common Pleas Judge Ronald Rice’s courtroom when he caused several outbu…