Landing Gear Sept. 11

Piece of 9/11 Plane Found

The part includes a clearly visible Boeing identification number, New York Police Department spokesman Paul Browne said Friday. Police haven't said how big the part is.…

Philly man sentenced for killing over dog waste

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia man will spend 20 to 40 years behind bars for killing his neighbor in a dispute over dog waste. A judge on Friday sentenced 28-year-ol……

Police: 2 shot at downtown Pittsburgh river walk

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Police say two people have been shot on a popular river walk in downtown Pittsburgh. Authorities say the Friday afternoon shootings took place at abo……
CSB Awards

Children and Parents Honored

Several families and children received awards Friday afternoon in Trumbull County for overcoming adversity.…
Edward Emch

Howland Teacher Laid to Rest

Students and parents were upset the superintendent would not allow them to attend the funeral of a high school social studies teacher. …

Kristen Wiig to return to ‘SNL’ as host

NEW YORK (AP) — A year after leaving “Saturday Night Live,” Kristen Wiig is coming back to host the show. NBC announced Friday that Wiig will host the May 11 episode. For six seasons, Wiig was one of…

Guitarist Bob Weir falls down onstage at NY show

NEW YORK (AP) — Guitarist Bob Weir fell onstage while strumming his guitar at a concert in Port Chester, N.Y. Video posted online shows the 65-year-old musician collapsing Thursday night during a performance with Furthur. He was quickly…
Ed FitzGerald

FitzGerald Visits Valley

Ed FitzGerald plans to challenge Ohio Gov. John Kasich in the 2014 election. He was stumping in the area on Friday. …
Jim Traficant

Traficant Talks in Brookfield

Jim Traficant was in Brookfield Friday talking to a group of seniors at the township fire hall. …
Workers' Memorial

Workers' Memorial Held

A memorial service was held Friday in Mercer County to honor the 65,000 Americans who have lost their lives in the workplace.…
Boardman-Sports-Generic

Boardman's Olbrych Named to All H.L. Squad

Youngstown State junior Mark Olbrych (Boardman, Ohio) was named All-Horizon League, the conference announced on Thursday night at its annual awards banquet on the eve of the 2013 Horizon League Championships.…
Drug Take Back

Rx Disposal on Tap

Dozens of locations around the area will be taking part in Saturday's 6th annual Drug Take Back program promoted by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.…

Train hits transit bus in Pa.; 1 killed, 10 hurt

EVANS CITY, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say an elderly woman was killed and 10 other people injured when a freight train struck a rural transit bus carrying senior citizens a……
Stolen Wreath

Wreath Stolen From Gravesite

A sentimental item was allegedly stolen from a teen's gravesite in East Liverpool, and thanks to social media it was located and returned to the family. …

Woody Guthrie Center opens Saturday in Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — It took Woody Guthrie’s hometown of Okemah more than 30 years after his death to finally celebrate his life and work with an annual music festival, and signs of acknowledgment in other parts of…
Ambulance

Ohio Sees Record High Overdose Deaths in 2011

Ohioans are dying from drug overdoses at record-high rates, the state Department of Health said Friday as it released 2011 figures that place the blame on prescription painkillers and also show a worsening heroin problem.…

Package odor sickens Pa. office building workers

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — An odor from a package sent to a medical office building in eastern Pennsylvania sickened several workers. Emergency crews and a hazardous mater……

NBC gives full-season renewals to 5 of its dramas

NEW YORK (AP) — Television producer Dick Wolf will be busy next season. NBC said Friday that it has renewed five of its dramas for next season. Two of them — the long-running “Law & Order: Special Victims…