Paltrow named People’s Most Beautiful Woman

NEW YORK (AP) — People magazine has named Gwyneth Paltrow as the World’s Most Beautiful Woman for 2013. The 40-year-old actress tops the magazine’s annual list of the “World’s Most Beautiful,” announced Wednesday. Commenting on her selection, Paltrow…
Horse track meeting

Horse track meeting

Penn National executives and the Ohio Horse Racing Commission agree to sit down an talk…

Ohio shop owner not charged in robber’s shooting

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A grand jury has declined to issue charges against a southwestern Ohio shopkeeper who said he killed a robber in self-defense after the man pointe……

BBC plans ‘Tweet of the Day,’ radio for birds

LONDON (AP) — Remember when tweeting was for the birds? The BBC is hoping to revive that simpler time with “Tweet of the Day” — an early-morning radio program dedicated to British birdsong. The broadcaster announced Wednesday that…
Austintown Racino

Racino Plans Reconsidered

The push for a racetrack and casino in Austintown continued Wednesday as Penn National Gaming and the Ohio Horse Racing Commission met again in Columbus.…

Ohio State grads can get more tickets to see Obama

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Graduating Ohio State University students are getting access to more tickets for the May 5 commencement that will include a speech by President B……

Beijing festival honors ‘Back to 1942′ as top film

BEIJING (AP) — The Beijing International Film Festival has honored “Back to 1942″ with its top prize. The film set during a 1942 famine in China’s Hunan province stars Adrien Brody, Tim Robbins and Chen Daoming. Yan Bingyan…
Murder Victims Vigil

Murder Victims Remembered

The Trumbull County Chapter of Parents of Murdered Children honored victims and survivors of violent crime by lighting candles.…
Niles-Baseball

Niles Beats the Beavers

Red Dragons win 8-1 over Beaver Local in high school baseball Tuesday afternoon.…
Ursuline-Softball

Stow’s Big Inning Dooms Irish

Ursuline committed three errors in a 9-run 4th inning, en route to a 10-4 loss to Stow on Tuesday.…
Softball

Springfield Wins in Walkoff Fashion

Springfield’s Julia Denmeade laid down a bunt to bring Hailey Somers in to score the game-winning run, as the Tigers topped Lisbon 8-7. Sami Semach drove in a pai……