The Youngstown police sergeant facing felony charges for trying to solicit a 14-year-old rape victim whose case he was investigating was placed on unpaid leave on Monday.
BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi Shiite fighter’s family is urging him to stop risking his life by traveling to Syria, saying he’s done his part defending the holy shrine of Sayida Zeinab outside Damascus. Abu Mohammed al-Moussawi isn’t
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland man charged with holding three women captive in his home for a decade and raping them has another court… More »
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal judge in Philadelphia plans to rule next month on whether former players can sue the National Football League over… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has joined Twitter, describing herself as a “pantsuit aficionado” and a “hair icon.”
The former New York senator and first lady sent out her first tweet on Monday
HONG KONG (AP) — By holing up in Hong Kong, the American defense contractor who says he leaked information on classified U.S. surveillance programs has found an unlikely refuge from extradition.
It might be temporary, however. Hong Kong’s
An Ohio senator on Monday said he plans to propose a bill that would increase penalties for those convicted of tampering with stolen cell phones during a news conference in Youngstown.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — One of Pittsburgh’s busiest highways has reopened after a multiple vehicle crash, but police were warning motorists that rush hour traffic… More »
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police say platinum-selling rapper 2 Chainz was robbed in San Francisco just hours before he was scheduled to perform at a concert.
Sgt. Dennis Toomer says the hip-hop star, whose real name is Tauheed
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — A government spokesman in Ivory Coast says that authorities had arrested a youth leader from former President Laurent Gbagbo’s political party on suspicion that he was involved in “destabilization activities” last month.
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Leon Wieseltier has long maintained a close relationship with the state of Israel. But the Jewish-American author now fears the country’s survival may be in jeopardy — and says much of the blame
WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal investigation has found that a senior Energy Department official was actively involved in securing summer jobs for his three college-aged children.
The official’s actions appear to violate federal rules that bar officials from
REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — From seafaring Vikings to digital dissenters, Iceland has always attracted outsiders.
This North Atlantic island nation has welcomed eccentric chess master Bobby Fischer, WikiLeaks secret-spiller Julian Assange and the online freedom advocates of the
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The trial has begun for Zimbabwe’s top rights lawyer who faces charges of allegedly obstructing justice.
State prosecutors said Monday that Beatrice Mtetwa was “unruly” toward police officers in March when they searched the
Three people were arrested for drunk driving and more than 40 were stopped during the latest OVI Task Force blitz in Boardman.
Charges will not be filed against Arcellor Mittal in Warren Township after officials discovered two oil leaks into the Mahoning River.
NEW YORK (AP) — One day after dismissing its longtime production pair, “American Idol” has a new executive producer.
Freemantle Media has named Per Blankens to head the troubled Fox singing competition. The company said Monday that he
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to pass a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill that would expand government subsidies for crop insurance, rice and peanuts while making small cuts in the food stamp program.
The chamber is expected
BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s chancellor will raise the issue of NSA’s eavesdropping on European communications when she meets President Barack Obama here next week — the latest sign of the international backlash over leaks about America’s sweeping electronic
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A man accused of stabbing four people at a Columbus, Ohio, building last year has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.
John Mallett also was ordered sent to a Columbus forensic psychiatric