South Africa: Mandela has lung infection

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The office of South Africa’s president says former leader Nelson Mandela has been taken to a hospital because of a lung …

Today in History

Today is Saturday, June 8, the 159th day of 2013. There are 206 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On June 8, 1953, the U…

Plane lands in NJ after lightning strike

NEW YORK (AP) — JetBlue Airways Corp. says a Florida-bound plane was diverted to Newark International Airport in New Jersey after being stru…

Xi says China upholds cybersecurity

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping says his country is ‘firm in upholding cybersecurity” and cautions that technology…


Gay Community Holds Festival

The gay community of Youngstown is coming together for the 5th annual Youngstown Pride Festival downtown over the weekend.

American Achievers Festival

First Warren Festival Begins

The ribbon was cut Friday to officially open the 29th annual African American Achievers Festival.