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Shoppers Find Bargains

A trunk sale was held at the Canfield Fairgrounds on Saturday as part of a fundraiser for the Junior Fair Board.…
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New Orleans parade marred by gunfire stages re-do

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Organizers of a parade interrupted by a shooting spree in New Orleans on Mother’s Day are finishing what they started. The Times-Picayune reports (http://bit.ly/18HgTVY ) the Original Big 7 Social Aid and Pleasure Club…
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Bass Anglers Take to Lakes

Fifty teams of professional and amateur bass anglers competed in the the 14th annual Muransky Companies Bass Classic in Poland.…
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Volunteers Help Beautify City

As Streetscape 2013 kicked off, volunteers from across the city participated in an effort to help beautify and landscape certain areas throughout downtown Youngstown.…

Jean Stapleton, TV’s Edith Bunker, dies at 90

NEW YORK (AP) — Jean Stapleton, who played Edith Bunker in the groundbreaking 1970s TV comedy “All in the Family,” has died. She was 90. John Putch says Saturday that his mother died Friday of natural causes at…
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Illinois GOP elects new chairman after infighting

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — After months of public infighting, Illinois Republicans selected a new leader Saturday who they hope is the best option to bring factions of the party together after its poor showing in last November’s elections.…
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Derby Race Held in Salem

A soap box derby race for mentally and physically challenged children was held in Salem on Saturday.…

Pair of triple shootings injures 6 in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a pair of triple shootings in different parts of Philadelphia sent six people to the hospital, two of them critically injured. Police sa……
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HHS chiefs seeks review of lung transplant policy

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius is calling for a review of policies affecting patients needing lung transplants as a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl whose parents say she’s been denied the life-saving surgery because…

Martin Sheen to play part in NM drama youth camp

SHIPROCK, N.M. (AP) — Actor Martin Sheen has an upcoming role in New Mexico – that of mentor at a drama camp for American Indian youth. The Farmington Daily-Times reports (http://bit.ly/11bbIpA ) the famed star will be in…
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Habitat Restore Reopens

The Habitat Restore in Columbiana County has reopened in a new, larger location.…

Police charge NE Ohio man in girlfriend’s death

ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — A northeast Ohio man has been charged in the death of his live-in girlfriend after the woman’s body was found in their Elyria apartment covere……

Steelers player Adams stabbed in robbery attempt

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say an offensive tackle for the Pittsburgh Steelers was stabbed twice during an attempted carjacking. Police said Saturday that……

For sale in NYC: Fridge with morbid history

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a fridge big enough for a family of four. New York’s Office of General Services has turned to eBay in an attempt to sell off a huge, steel morgue refrigerator now located at…
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LaBrae Rally Comes Up Short

LaBrae's softball team fell to Columbia, 3-2, in the Division III Regional Finals at Massillon Washington High School on Saturday afternoon. …

Erosion threatens roadways following Okla. storm

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Runoff from torrential rains that pelted the Oklahoma City area after a number of tornadoes hit the area is threatening to undermine roadways. Television images Saturday showed rainwater pouring into a hole near an…