Postal service seeks rate hike

WASHINGTON (AP) — Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe said Thursday his agency is in “the midst of a financial disaster” and may need an emer…

Unions endorse McNally

Local labor leaders are throwing their support behind the democratic candidate for Youngstown mayor.

Group says domestic spying goes too far

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Civil liberties groups released newly obtained documents Thursday that they say show innocent Americans being swept int…

Canine virus sparks concern

Questions remain regarding the deaths of four dogs in Ohio last month, all with the same symptoms. The Ohio Deptartment Of Agriculture conti…

NBC developing Johnny Carson miniseries

NEW YORK (AP) — The late Johnny Carson is coming back to NBC. The network said Thursday that it is developing a miniseries based on the life…

Landfill permit denied

A landfill permit has been denied by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for a facility in Mercer County.

The truth about a government 'shutdown'

So the world won’t end if a dysfunctional Washington can’t find a way to pass a funding bill before the new budget year begins on Oct. 1.

Report: Area leader in exports

According to a national report, the Youngstown-Warren metro area leads the nation in export growth.