Boston bombing

Photos: Boston bombing then and now

A year after three people were killed and more than 260 injured when two bombs went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013, the city's landscape bears few reminders of the explosions.…
Hundreds of people turned up for a planning commission meeting on Monday, where a zone change to accommodate a new power plant is being sought.

Power plant possibility

A new power plant could be coming to Lordstown, but before that happens the power company needs a zone change. Dennis Biviano sorts out a meeting that hundreds of people met to talk about the future plans.…
Boston Globe wins Pulitzer

Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for bombing coverage

An award that usually is met with cheers and jubilation instead came with a moment of silence, as The Boston Globe won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for its "exhaustive and empathetic" coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt that followed.…
Malaysia plane search

Malaysia jet search area too deep for submarine

A robotic submarine hunting for the missing Malaysian jet aborted its first mission after only six hours, surfacing with no new clues when it exceeded its maximum depth along the floor of the Indian Ocean, officials said Tuesday.…
Gay marriage ruling in Ohio

Judge considers staying Ohio gay marriage ruling

A federal judge who ordered Ohio to recognize the marriages of same-sex couples performed in other states says he's inclined to issue a stay of his decision pending appeal, meaning most gay couples living in the state would see no immediate tangible expansion of their rights.…
Shale Drilling

Shell to discuss possible shale gas plant

Shell Chemical LP plans to hold meetings in western Pennsylvania to discuss the possibility of building a huge natural gas processing plant there.…
Utah drone

Drone hinders emergency helicopter landing

An Ohio man is facing charges after deputies say a video camera-equipped drone he was flying over an accident scene hindered the landing of a medical helicopter.…
Hundreds of people turned up for a planning commission meeting on Monday, where a zone change to accommodate a new power plant is being sought.

Zone change needed for Lordstown power plant

Village officials have been asked to rezone a 57-acre parcel of land from business and residential to industrial to accommodate a proposed natural gas power plant. …
U.S. Sen. Rob Portman visits City Machine Technologies in Youngstown

Portman pushes revamping worker training

The senator is focused on creating jobs and helping people get the training they need to fill more than 100,000 open positions throughout the state.…
Shepherd of the Valley makes Easter Baskets for kids at Children Services

Shepherd of the Valley helps fill baskets

Residents at Shepherd of the Valley in Boardman spent hours on Monday packing the baskets with candy and school supplies, with each basket going to Children Services of Mahoning County. …