Youngstown’s goal this summer to deter crime in the city will focus on youth. A new program was announced Friday to encourage families to take a more active role in knowing where their children are.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Democrat Ed FitzGerald plans a series of events across Ohio on Wednesday where he is widely expected to announce a run for governor.
The Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County executive and former FBI agent emailed political
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest in central Pennsylvania will serve 11-1 /2 to 23 months behind bars for stealing more than $380,000 from his parish.
Authorities say 52-year-old former pastor Caesar Belchez transferred more than
A Youngstown ambulette owner pleaded guilty this week to bilking the federal and state government out of $400,000.
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An 18-year-old northeast Ohio man has been indicted in the killings of a prominent attorney and his wife, who were beaten with a sledgehammer.
Shawn Ford of Akron also is suspected in a nonfatal
For the second time in two years, a Mahoning County murder case has been forced to stop soon after getting started.
Garage sale season is kicking off with one of the biggest events in the area.
When the FBI released images of the suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing, Bob Leonard used the time stamp shown on them to narrow his search of the hundreds of photos he had snapped that day. He realized
Two people were in injured in a three vehicle crash in Springfield Township Friday afternoon.
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A second man who prosecutors say helped bilk an eastern Pennsylvania town out of more than $800,000 will serve 16 months to five years in prison.
The Express-Times reports (http://bit.ly/17LRSae) a Northampton County judge
LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC said Friday that it’s pulling an episode of its serial killer drama “Hannibal” out of sensitivity to recent violence, including the Boston bombings.
The episode that was to air next week features a
WASHINGTON (AP) — Social Security’s disability program is overwhelmed by so many claims that judges sometimes award benefits they might otherwise deny just to keep up with the flow of cases, according to a lawsuit filed by the
Most of Boston is shut down as law enforcement continues its massive manhunt for the remaining suspect in the marathon bombings. Police say one suspect is now dead and the other is on the run after a violent
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration warned Friday that nations such as Iran, Russia and Venezuela are turning up pressure on human rights and other activists, decrying what it described as a global crackdown on the “lifeblood of
GEORGETOWN, Texas (AP) — A Texas judge on Friday ruled that a former district attorney acted improperly when he prosecuted an innocent man who spent nearly 25 years in prison for his wife’s slaying and ordered his arrest
Authorities said 78 of 97 suspects facing a variety of state and federal charges, mostly revolving around the drug trade in Trumbull County, have been apprehended by federal agents and U.S. Marshals, though the kingpin of the Detroit-to-Warren drug pipeline remains at-large.
MOSCOW (AP) — The naming of two Chechen brothers as the suspects in the deadly Boston Marathon bombing is reviving fears about security at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, the resort town on the edge of Russia’s
Some of the valley’s littlest residents are proving you’re never too young to raise money for a worthy cause.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A veteran Democratic state lawmaker is vowing to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio in 2016 because of Portman’s opposition to background checks for gun buyers.
Rep. Robert Hagan, of Youngstown, says
One person was taken to the hospital after a fire broke out at a home in Beaver Township Friday afternoon.