Today in History

Today is Thursday, May 30, the 150th day of 2013. There are 215 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On May 30, 1943, during…

Peace Rally

Rally Against Violence Held

A rally was held Wednesday in Youngstown that brought many people together with a common goal to end gun violence.


Fired Teacher Sues Diocese

Christa Dias, who is gay, said she and her same-sex partner had discussed the possibility that being pregnant and unmarried could cause a pr…


Man Guilty in Teen's Murder

Jurors in Allegheny County deliberated for less than two hours before convicting 18-year-old Akeem Page-Jones on all counts Wednesday in the…

Lawrence Co. Drowning

Man Drowns in Slippery Rock

According to the New Castle borough of the Pennsylvania State Police, Mazzarney Kiyham Sanford, 22, was swimming with friends about 6:20 p.m…

Police: 7 dead in upstate NY crash

TRUXTON, N.Y. (AP) — Seven people, including children, were killed when a tractor-trailer collided with a minivan on a rural two-lane highwa…


Internet Cafe Forms Due June 27

Senate Bill 115 extended the current moratorium on new sweepstakes establishments by one year, until June 30, 2014. The law requires the exi…

Author Jack Vance dies at home in Calif.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Jack Vance, an award-winning mystery, fantasy and science fiction author who wrote more than 60 books, has died. He was…

Old Avalon Golf Course

Golf Course Operators Sue

The operators of the city-owned Old Avalon Golf Course have filed a breach of contract lawsuit against Warren.