Mellow name removed as he serves federal time

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Former state senator Bob Mellow spent years as a power broker in Harrisburg, clout that paid off by having his name adorn public projects in his nort……

Broadway revival of ‘Cabaret’ is being considered

NEW YORK (AP) — The Roundabout Theatre Company is considering a new Broadway revival of “Cabaret,” although the non-profit said Thursday no final decision has been made. The last revival of “Cabaret,” also by Roundabout, ran for nearly…

Former coach gets almost 6 years on cocaine charge

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former assistant high school football coach been sentenced to almost six years in federal prison for his role in a cocaine ring. Thirty-seven-year……
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Search Warrants Issued

Update Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says search warrants have been executed at the high school attended by two football players who raped a 16-year-old girl.…

Knox says he plans to run for Philadelphia mayor

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Millionaire businessman Tom Knox says he plans to run for mayor of Philadelphia in 2015. The former health care executive, who lost to Mayor Michae……
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EPA Tours Dam

Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally was in Lowellville Thursday to inspect the First Street dam on the Mahoning River and to learn what village officials and residents think about the structure. …

Julianna Margulies and Paul Rudd to join onstage

NEW YORK (AP) — Julianna Margulies and Paul Rudd will team up as lovers for a one-night only benefit reading of Neil LaBute’s play “The Mercy Seat.” The off-Broadway company MCC Theater said Thursday the reading will be…

Ohio AG: Search warrants executed in rape case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says search warrants have been executed at the high school attended by two football players who raped a 16-year……

5-mile section of Pa. Turnpike to be closed Sunday

ETTERS, Pa. (AP) — A five-mile section of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed in both directions for several hours this weekend. The road between the Harrisburg E……
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D&L Appeal Denied

The state Oil and Gas Commission on Thursday denied an appeal by embattled D&L Energy to keep their operations going until the commission makes a final decision on its permits. …
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Community Cup Kicks Off

The first phase of the Community Cup competition among Youngstown area businesses kicked off Thursday at the downtown YMCA. …
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Pen Pals Meet

Pen pals who have written letters to each other over the past eight months got to meet in person Thursday. …

Pa. officer hurt in accident at training center

PLYMOUTH, Pa. (AP) — Police say an officer apparently shot himself in the leg by accident at a suburban Philadelphia training facility. It happened at an indoor firing……
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Crews Train for Disaster

First responders in Trumbull and Mahoning counties trained to handle hazardous chemical spills Thursday. …
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Canfield Denies Allegations

Canfield officials on Thursday denied allegations in a $5 million lawsuit filed against the city and police department. …
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NY Man Faces Charge

A New York City man arrested last month in Austintown is facing federal counterfeiting charges. …
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NFL Draft History: The #6 Pick

Many Hall of Fame players have been selected at the sixth slot in the NFL Draft. Who will the Browns take tonight?…