Today in History

Today is Saturday, April 20, the 110th day of 2013. There are 255 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 20, 1863, Pr…

concussion law

'Concussion Law' Starts Friday

On April 26, Ohio’s Return to Play law goes into effect for all youth and high school sporting activities. It requires coaches to go through…

YSU zombie game

Zombies Invade YSU Campus


Youngstown State University’s Urban Gaming Club is excited to be holding its first humans versus zombies game next week.

Gunther Lead Ursuline to Win

Gunther Leads Ursuline to Win

The Irish’s Macy Gunther blasted a three run homerun in the top of the 7th inning with two outs to give her team the 6-3 lead and victory.

YSU Spring Game

Defense Shines in YSU Spring Game

A combined six turnovers were forced, as the Red topped the White 17-10 in the 41st annual YSU Spring Game at Stambaugh Stadium.

PA transportation bill

PA Vehicle Fees Rising

A bi-partisian group of Pennsylvania state senators unveiled a new transportation bill on Friday to pay for bridge and road improvements.

Quake jolts China’s Sichuan, killing 41

BEIJING (AP) — A powerful earthquake jolted China’s Sichuan province Saturday near where a devastating quake struck five years ago, leaving …

U.S. Sen. Rob Portman

Hagan to Run in 2016

State Rep. Bob Hagan, D-Youngstown, said he plans to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio in the 2016 election because of Port…

YSU Penguins

YSU Falls 15-11 in Slugfest

The Youngstown State baseball team trimmed an eight-run deficit down to one, but UIC scored the next five runs and held on to beat the Pengu…

Women cheer after the arrest of a second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings in Watertown, Mass., on  Friday. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Second Bombing Suspect Caught

After a tense, all-day manhunt and house-to-house search by thousands of SWAT team officers with rifles and armored vehicles, Dzhokhar Tsarn…