Early Hollywood teen star Deanna Durbin dies at 91

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Deanna Durbin, the teen sensation whose sparkling soprano voice and girl-next-door looks made her a star during Hollywood’s Golden Age, has died, a family friend said Wednesday. She was 91. Durbin died on about…

Authorities examining human remains found in Ohio

HILLIARD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are examining human remains they believe could be those of a man who disappeared in December. WBNS-TV reports (bit.ly/14Yo9Mv) tha……

Authorities examining human remains found in Ohio

HILLIARD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities are examining human remains they believe could be those of a man who disappeared in December. WBNS-TV reports (bit.ly/14Yo9Mv) tha……

Study: Food, skin allergies increasing in children

NEW YORK (AP) — Experts say they’re not sure why parents are reporting more skin and food allergies in their children. A big government study says 1 in 20 children in the U.S. have food allergies That’s a…

YouTube says the battle with TV is already over

NEW YORK (AP) — YouTube vs. TV? YouTube says the battle — if there ever was one — is over. In a flashy presentation to advertisers Wednesday night, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt declined to forecast that Internet…

Chinese incursion leaves India on verge of crisis

NEW DELHI (AP) — The platoon of Chinese soldiers slipped across the boundary into India in the middle of the night, according to Indian officials. They were ferried across the bitterly cold moonscape in Chinese army vehicles, then…
Mercer dog abuse case

Dog Dies in Mercer

Employees from the Shenango Valley Animal Shelter in Hermitage found a male adult boxer tied up outside the shelter last week. The dog was very emaciated and later died. …

NKorea sentences American to 15 years labor

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An American detained for nearly six months in North Korea has been sentenced to 15 years of “compulsory labor” for unspecified crimes against the state, Pyongyang announced Thursday. The sentencing of Kenneth Bae,…

North Korea sentences American to 15 years’ labor

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An American detained for nearly six months in North Korea has been sentenced to 15 years of labor for crimes against the state, the North’s state media said Thursday, a development that further…
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MVCAP Helps Kids Plan

The Mahoning Valley College Access Program wants to reach younger students by targeting middle and elementary school kids to get them thinking about college or a technical program. …
Sharpsville Holds Off Wilmington

Wansack Leads Sharpsville to Win

Tyler Wansack of the Blue Devils had two RBIs in the final two innings to lead his team to a 9-8 victory over Wilmington.…
Dr. Randy Dunn

Dunn Arrives in Valley

Dr. Randy Dunn is the current president of Murray State University in Kentucky. Click the video to see a one-on-one interview with Dunn. …

Chris Kelly, of rap duo Kris Kross, dies in Ga.

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say Chris Kelly, a member of the 90s rap duo Kriss Cross, has died in Atlanta. Investigator Betty Honey of the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office said the 34-year-old Kelley was pronounced…

8-year-old’s wish to play against the Timbers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — After missing his team’s final soccer game last season because of cancer treatment, 8-year-old Atticus Lane-Dupre made sure his teammates were in on his wish to scrimmage against the Portland Timbers. On Wednesday, the…
Girl Scout honored

Girl Scout Honored

Sara Book, 10, of Edinburg, was given a special patch by her Girl Scout Troop for her actions during a car accident on Interstate 80 in March. …

Pa. defendant testifies in triple-murder trial

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man charged with murdering his mother, sister and elderly aunt at his automobile glass shop four years ago has taken the s……

First full cruise season under new rules start

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — More than 1 million cruise ship passengers are expected to visit Alaska this year, but industry officials fear new fuel standards intended to limit pollution from large ships could drive vessels away and lower…

Pa. man pleads guilty to moving friend’s body

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to abuse of a corpse for moving a friend’s corpse out of his apartment into the victim’s……