Dorian S. Nakamoto talks during an interview with the Associated Press, Thursday, March 6, 2014 in Los Angeles. Nakamoto, the man that Newsweek claims is the founder of Bitcoin, denies he had anything to do with it and says he had never even heard of the digital currency until his son told him he had been contacted by a reporter three weeks ago. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

Man denies he’s bitcoin creator

Newsweek published a 4,500-word cover story claiming Nakamoto is the person who wrote the computer code underpinnings of bitcoin, but in an …

Bolivarian National Police officers take cover from exploding fireworks launched at them by anti-government demonstrators during clashes in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, March 6, 2014. A National Guardsman and a civilian were killed Thursday in a clash between residents of a Caracas neighborhood and armed men who tried to remove a barricade, Venezuelan officials said. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

2 dead in Venezuela clash at barricade

Both were apparently shot Thursday morning after area residents began banging pots and throwing bottles at people taking down a street barri…

GE building in Youngstown

Old GE plant slated for demolition

Asbestos abatement at the old General Electric plant is nearly complete and demolition should get under way within the next few months.

east marion standoff

Man arrested after standoff

A Youngstown man is in federal custody following a two-hour standoff Thursday afternoon on the city’s South Side.

20140307_RAW_2013_UNDERIDE_GARD_TEST

27 Investigates: Truck underride guards

Around 250 people die in the U.S. every year in auto accidents involving a semi-truck’s underride guard, a piece of equipment that is suppos…

Wedding photo mismatch

Local photographer accused of plagiarism

WKBN First News looks into the case of a professional photographer who says her work was stolen and is being used by a local wedding company…

207898-with-sylvester-stallone-613f6

Photos: Ray “Boom Boom” Mancini

Ahead of Saturday night’s dinner and wine-tasting fundraiser in coordination with the Hope House, take a look at some career highlights of t…

Jesse-Culbertson

$100K bond set for Liberty firefighter

A Liberty firefighter, now on unpaid leave from his department, will soon have sex charges against him heard by a Mahoning County Jury.

Josh Mandel contributions

Mandel to post state spending online

Ohio’s treasurer is hoping an idea of his will provide more transparency when it comes to the way the state is spending tax dollars.