Pa. judge who fixed own tickets allowed to return

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania judge suspended and fined for fixing her own parking tickets will be allowed to resume her seat on the bench. The (Lancaste……

Boston FBI boss, key bomb probe figure, steps down

BOSTON (AP) — The head of the FBI’s Boston office, one of the main law enforcement figures during the Boston Marathon bombing investigation, announced Tuesday that he’s stepping down to take a private-sector job. Richard DesLauriers, who’s been…

Senate bill defines sex trafficking as child abuse

WASHINGTON (AP) — Child prostitutes would be considered victims of abuse rather than juvenile offenders and would have to be referred to child welfare officials under legislation in Congress aimed at strengthening care for them before they become…
North Leavitt accident

Rollover Injures One

A man was injured after rolling his van into a ditch on North Leavitt Road in Champion. …

Prosecutor: Ohio bomb suspect used phone in plot

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says an Ohio bridge bomb-plotting suspect planned to use a phone to detonate what he thought were real explosives. Assistant U.S. Attor……

White House threatens veto of defense policy bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is threatening a veto of the House version of the defense policy bill over limits it places on President Barack Obama’s authority to handle terror suspects at the detention facility at Guantanamo…
ROBERT-LODWICK

Cop Violated Family's Trust

The attorney for a 14-year-old girl who was allegedly solicited for sex by a Youngstown police detective investigating the girl's statutory rape cases says the girl and her family are recovering following the investigation and may file a lawsuit on the girl's behalf.…

Man charged in Jeep crash near White House

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Ohio man has been charged with crashing his unoccupied Jeep near a White House Secret Service guard booth. Joseph Reel of Kettering, Ohio, has been charged with destruction of government property and was ordered…

Man pleads guilty in anti-Muslim NYC cabbie attack

NEW YORK (AP) — A baby-faced college student will serve 9 1/2 years behind bars after pleading guilty Tuesday to charges he attacked a New York City taxi driver from Bangladesh during an anti-Muslim tirade inside a cab.…

Man plans to open retro arcade in Allentown, Pa.

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man plans to open a museum in Allentown, where he’ll put his collection of retro arcade games from the 1950s to 1980s on displ……

US military deaths in Afghanistan at 2,100

As of Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at least 2,100 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according to an Associated Press count. The AP…

90-year-old lobsterman survives sinking off Maine

HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) — A 90-year-old lobsterman is eager to get back on the water after surviving the sinking of his boat by swimming to a nearby island through the icy waters of the Gulf of Maine. Philip…

DA: Couple had tequila before stiletto stabbing

HOUSTON (AP) — A prosecutor says a Houston woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death with her stiletto heel had been drinking tequila with him at a nightclub earlier. The Houston Chronicle (http://bit.ly/18tdGKL ) reports a judge…

OTC morning-after pill sales coming _ but not yet

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don’t look for the morning-after pill to move next to the condoms on drugstore shelves right away — but after a decade-plus fight, it appears it really will happen. Backed into a corner by a…

Chad Johnson lawyer seeks cut in 30-day jail term

MIAMI (AP) — The backside pat former NFL star Chad Johnson gave his lawyer in court was not meant as disrespect to a judge and certainly wasn’t something that warrants a 30-day jail sentence, the attorney said Tuesday…

Pa. House panel advances child abuse law changes

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Several changes to Pennsylvania laws that deal with child abuse are moving in the state Legislature following favorable committee votes. The H……

A look at Turkey and its widespread protests

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Islamic-led government is facing its biggest protests in years as demonstrators and police clashed Tuesday for the 12th straight day. Here’s a look behind the scenes: Q: What’s going on in Turkey? A: Demonstrators…
St. Columba art camp

St. Columba Hosts Art Camp

The Downtown Mission's Children's Art Camp is sponsored by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Office of Black and Indian Missions through a grant. It is hosted by the Missions Office of the Catholic Diocese of Youngstown.…