British woman dies in Channel swim

LONDON (AP) — British officials say a British woman has died while trying to swim the English Channel as part of a charity drive. Susan Tayl…

Canadian to be freed in Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — A 24-year-old Canadian man is to be released from a Mauritanian jail after being sentenced to 18 months in pri…

Turnpike panel expected to raise tolls

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The commission overseeing the Ohio Turnpike is considering a proposal to raise tolls by 2.7 percent beginning Jan. 1. It …

Brooklyn Ave. fire.

Crews battle seven fires

Fire crews in Youngstown battled seven blazes Sunday and Monday, including two within ten minutes of each other early Monday morning.