Transgender teen wants to be Pa. prom king

RED LION, Pa. (AP) — A transgender teenager running for prom king at a central Pennsylvania school is upset because he’s listed instead for prom queen. The York D……

Report: rules broken in deadly Ohio police chase

CLEVELAND (AP) — An internal Cleveland review shows some officers and supervisors broke police departmental policies while participating in a chase that ended with……
Karen Ho

Victim Talks About Ordeal

A woman who was almost murdered by strangulation when she was 17-years-old shared her story Wednesday at the Help Hotline's annual luncheon honoring victims of crime.…
Magnet Network

YSU Joins Network

Youngstown State University entered into an agreement Wednesday with MAGNET, the Manufacturing Advocacy and Growth Network. …

3 Doors Down bassist enters rehab following arrest

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The bassist for the rock band 3 Doors Down has checked himself into a drug treatment facility after bonding out of jail, the musician’s lawyer said Wednesday. Robert Todd Harrell is accused of driving…

Diamond donating ‘Caroline’ sales after bombings

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Diamond is donating this week’s sales from “Sweet Caroline” after the tune became a source of comfort following the explosions at the Boston Marathon. Sales from Diamond’s song are up by 597 percent,…
Sandy Lake fire

Pa. Store Catches Fire

A hardware store was destroyed and a flower shop severely damaged in a Wednesday afternoon fire in Sandy Lake in Mercer County. …
Westminster Book Sale

Book Sale Still Popular

Westminster Presbyterian Church is turning into a library this week for its annual used book sale. This is the 57th year for the sale, which includes books and music in a……
Food Drive

Student Group Gives Back

Second Harvest Food Bank received more than 1,200 pounds of food thanks to a YSU business administration organization. …

Calif. grocer tries to profit off botched burglary

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California grocery store owner is trying to profit from a suspected thief’s botched burglary attempt that was caught on video and went viral. Footage shows the man breaking the Redding store’s window…
Enviro-thon Challenge

Kids Compete in Eco Test

More than 50 schools are competing to get to the state competition at the annual Enviro-thon. …
Firefighters Swearing In

YFD Swears In 7

Seven new firefighters were sworn in Monday morning at the Youngstown Fire Department. …

Biden to get Pennsylvania Society medal

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden, who had a boyhood home in Scranton, will receive the Pennsylvania Society’s Gold Medal for Distinguished Achi……

Lawyer: Insanity plea to come in Ohio killings

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — An attorney for an 18-year-old man charged with killing a prominent Ohio attorney and his wife in their home with a sledgehammer say his client plans t……