Counterfeit Items Seized in Turnpike Arrest

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?…

New Orleans Jazz Fest features living legends

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — If there’s a theme to this year’s New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, it may be living legends. Headliners include B.B. King, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, Hall and Oates and Fleetwood Mac. There’s also…

Musical of ‘Flashdance’ delays Broadway bow

NEW YORK (AP) — The stage adaptation of the 1983 hit movie “Flashdance” has taken a slight stutter step on the way to Broadway. Citing an inability to find a theater, producers said Thursday that the show, originally…

Don DeLillo honored by Library of Congress

NEW YORK (AP) — Don DeLillo has won the first Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction. Widely acknowledged as a master chronicler of American dread and secrecy, DeLillo was praised in a statement by the library Thursday…
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Local Company Fined $175,000

Update A North Jackson company was fined $175,000 after an investigation into the accidental death of a 21-year-old employee in October. …

3 under investigation over topless Kate photos

PARIS (AP) — French prosecutors have placed the publisher and photographer of unauthorized topless snaps of Prince William’s wife, Kate, under formal criminal investigation, they said Thursday. Mondadori Magazines France and local photographer Valerie Suau were placed under…

Thai censors overturn ban on film about border row

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s film censors have overturned a ban on a documentary about the country’s long-running border conflict with Cambodia after initially saying the content was a threat to national security. “Boundary” tells the story of the…

Carville and Matalin working on joint memoir

NEW YORK (AP) — James Carville and Mary Matalin, political rivals and personal bedfellows, are collaborating on a book in which they will again agree to disagree. The longtime strategists have a deal with Blue Rider Press for…

Rules for health ‘navigators’ head to Kasich

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A bill to require training and certification for a new group of professionals who will be available to guide consumers through the new health insu……
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Hubbard Blaze Battled

Update Firefighters battled a home fully engulfed in flames on Thursday. …
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Burglars Hold Kids at Gunpoint

Three masked gunmen held two small children at gunpoint while demanding money from their mother Thursday during a home invasion in Warren. …
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Mississippi River bridge hit by barge

CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — For the second time in less than a week, a Mississippi River bridge has been struck by a barge. The latest incident on the flooded river happened Thursday morning when a barge struck the…

Richard Bausch wins $30,000 story prize

NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country’s top short story writers has won a $30,000 prize. Richard Bausch, author of eight story collections and winner of numerous other honors, is this year’s recipient of the Rea Award…

Drugs found on Bieber tour bus in Sweden

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The list of troubles linked to Justin Bieber’s tour of Europe grew again after Swedish police said Thursday they had found drugs and a stun gun on the pop singer’s bus. No arrests were made…
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Chief federal judge in western Pa. dead at 63

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gary L. Lancaster, the first black chief U.S. District judge in western Pennsylvania, has died. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Off……