Kennedy Catholic's April Bocian

Bocian powers KC to win

Kennedy Catholic used a balanced attack to take down Rocky Grove, 44-31, Thursday night. …
This photo released on Thursday by Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, shows Egyptian men digging up a preserved wooden sarcophagus that dates back to 1600 BC, when the Pharaonic 17th Dynasty reigned, in the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt. Egypt’s Antiquities Minister says Spanish archeologists have unearthed a 3,600-year-old mummy in the ancient city of Luxor. (AP Photo/Egypt's Supreme Council Of Antiquities)

3,600-year-old mummy found in Egypt

Egypt's Antiquities Minister said the mummy appears to belong to a high official. The sarcophagus is engraved with hieroglyphs and decorated with inscriptions of birds' feathers.…
Hickory's Nikki Arbanas

Hickory completes perfect regular season

The Hickory girls basketball team completed the program's first-ever undefeated regular season with a 61-37 win over Grove City Thursday night. …
Researchers from the University of Washington's Burke Museum step around a fossilized mammoth tusk that was found earlier in the week in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Mammoth tusk found in Seattle

The landowner decided to donate the tusk to the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture at the University of Washington. …
Green Bay's Alec Brown

YSU drops fourth straight

The YSU Men dropped a fourth straight game with 71-40 loss to Green Bay Thursday night at Beeghly Center.…
ODOT meeting on Vestal Road bridge

ODOT plans bridge project over I-680

Funding already has been secured for a $3.4 million bridge rehabilitation project over Interstate 680 on the city's West Side.…
Mike Sciortino veterans award

Auditor awarded for helping veterans

The United Veterans Council of Mahoning County recognized Mahoning County Auditor Mike Sciortino and his office for speaking to veterans about the Homestead exemption. …
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Roses to cost a bundle for holiday

If you have not picked up your bouquet of roses for your sweetie this Valentine's Day, you may be paying more when you go to get them.…
K-9 unit

Big Ben helps out K-9 units

Local police departments said K-9 officers are a valuable tool, but the cost to purchase and train one can be tens of thousands of dollars. …
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Winter wreaks havoc with tires

Potholes, broken water lines and nearly constant snow plowing are just a few of the telltale signs of this year's harsh winter. …
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Postal Service hiring in Ohio

The U.S. Postal Service is currently accepting applications for a variety of positions in locations throughout Ohio.…
The Army Careers office in Canterbury, south England, Thursday Feb. 13, 2014, one of the armed forces recruitment offices where suspected explosive devices have been found.  Bomb-disposal teams were dispatched and streets cordoned off earlier Thursday after what appeared to be small letter bombs were sent to several British Army recruitment offices in southern England.  The devices pose a low-level threat and are unlikely to cause significant harm or damage," according to Detective Superintendent Stan Gilmour of the Counter terrorism Unit. (AP Photo / Gareth Fuller, PA)

Bombs sent to Army recruitment offices

The British government said Thursday that crude but viable package bombs sent to seven British army recruitment offices appear to be the work of Northern Ireland militants.…
Journalists look at the electronic voting board as Belgian politicians vote in favour of the bill on child euthanasia at the Belgian federal parliament in Brussels, Thursday Feb. 13, 2014. Belgium, one of the very few countries where euthanasia is legal, takes the unprecedented step of abolishing age restrictions on who can ask to be put to death, extending the right to children. The legislation appears to have wide support in the largely liberal country. But it has also aroused intense opposition from foes, including a list of pediatricians, and everyday people who have staged street protests, fearing that vulnerable children will be talked into making a final, irreversible choice. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)

Belgium extends euthanasia law to children

The law empowers children with terminal ailments who are in great pain to ask to be put to death by their doctor if their parents agree and a psychiatrist or psychologist certifies they are conscious of what their choice signifies.…