New charter school

Charter school targets dropouts

For years, Youngstown has been plagued with a disappointing high school graduation rate that is well below 50 percent and those looking to o…

Tree falls on pickup

Tree smashes pickup truck

The driver of a pickup was traveling on Lockwood Boulevard near Shield Road about 4 p.m. when a huge oak tree fell on top of his truck.

Why twerking is already over: A countdown

NEW YORK (AP) — The day after the MTV Video Music Awards came with a few more people Googling the phrase: “What is twerking?” It’s been a po…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Monday, August 26, 2013. Wet weather with threats of flooding continued from the Desert Southwest into …