Pa. mayoral hopeful charged with defacing signs

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A mayoral candidate in Harrisburg is facing charges stemming from allegations that he spray painted the campaign signs of one of his competitor……

Central Ohio defense attorney faces sex charges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio defense attorney arrested after a woman reported being fondled during a meeting at his office now faces multiple sexual assault ch……
K-9 Training Seminar

K-9 Units Train at KSU

Police dog trainers and handlers from the Valley and across the state are meeting this week at Kent State University's Trumbull Campus. …
James Austin

Man Charged in Rape

A Warren man pleaded not guilty Monday in Trumbull County Common Pleas court to several sex charges involving a mentally challenged man. …

Ferris wheel ride world record broken in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — A manager of Chicago’s Navy Pier rode the tourist spot’s Ferris wheel for more than two days — 384 times, up and around — bringing the world record for the longest ride to the birthplace…

Anti-IRS protest planned at Ohio federal building

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tea party groups are planning a protest rally at the Cincinnati federal building tied to targeting of conservative groups. Other tea party groups ar……

Testing starts at ex-park near Ohio cancer cluster

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — Whirlpool Corp. is beginning soil and water testing at a former park in a northern Ohio area where cancer has sickened dozens of children for more th……

Casey wants federal probe of fiery tanker crash

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — U.S. Senator Bob Casey wants federal regulators to investigate a fiery tanker crash that caused serious damage at the interchange of Interstat……

Head of Sustainable Shale project talks

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Andrew Place once planted 5,500 trees on his 210-acre Greene County farm, adding native hardwoods to expand the habitat of a rare salamander. Place i……
Jeffery-Cloyd-Altman

Man Allegedly Punches Mother

A New Castle man was charged with assault after attacking elderly family members over a gardening dispute.…
Warren

Water Lines To Be Repaired

A state agency is giving Warren a low-interest loan to help improve more than two miles of deteriorating drinking water lines.…
Boys and Girls Club Donation

$20K Awarded to Club

A local non-profit organization was granted $20,000 to help kids in Youngstown. …

Retired Anglican Priest Jailed for Sex Abuse

A retired Church of England priest was jailed for 10 years Monday after a jury found him guilty of 36 separate sex offenses against children in the 1960s and 1970s.…
ARAB-SPRING

Arab Spring Clears Way for Press Freedoms

The Arab Spring uprisings that toppled four Arab leaders have forced Mideast governments to allow more freedom of expression and of the press, Jordan's prime minister said Monday, but critics charged that Jordan itself is not doing enough.…
ANGRY-MOB-FISTS

Man Pelted by Mob

Residents angry that police had not warned them about sex assaults took matters into their own hands, chasing down a man they thought was the attacker, pelting him with rocks and leaving him with a bloody face in Colorado.…