Gay marriage ruling in Ohio

Judge considers staying Ohio gay marriage ruling

A federal judge who ordered Ohio to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states says he's inclined to issue a stay of his decision pending appeal, meaning most gay couples living in the state would see no immediate tangible expansion of their rights.…
Shale Drilling

Shell to discuss possible shale gas plant

Shell Chemical LP plans to hold meetings in western Pennsylvania to discuss the possibility of building a huge natural gas processing plant there.…
Utah drone

Drone hinders emergency helicopter landing

An Ohio man is facing charges after deputies say a video camera-equipped drone he was flying over an accident scene hindered the landing of a medical helicopter.…
Hundreds of people turned up for a planning commission meeting on Monday, where a zone change to accommodate a new power plant is being sought.

Zone change needed for Lordstown power plant

Village officials have been asked to rezone a 57-acre parcel of land from business and residential to industrial to accommodate a proposed natural gas power plant. …
U.S. Sen. Rob Portman visits City Machine Technologies in Youngstown

Portman pushes revamping worker training

The senator is focused on creating jobs and helping people get the training they need to fill more than 100,000 open positions throughout the state.…
Shepherd of the Valley makes Easter Baskets for kids at Children Services

Shepherd of the Valley helps fill baskets

Residents at Shepherd of the Valley in Boardman spent hours on Monday packing the baskets with candy and school supplies, with each basket going to Children Services of Mahoning County. …
High school stabbings, Murrysville Pennsylvania

Police: School stabber apparently behind threats

Detectives believe a boy charged with stabbing 21 other students and a security guard at his Pittsburgh-area high school threatened two students by phone before the attack.…