South Korea ship sinking

Families of ferry’s lost confront SKorea officials

Angry relatives of some of the more than 120 people still missing from the sinking of the ferry Sewol surrounded the fisheries minister and the coast guard chief Thursday, preventing them from leaving the area where families have been waiting for word of their loved ones for more than a week.…
guns

NRA seeks universal gun law at national meeting

With concealed weapons now legal in all 50 states, the National Rifle Association's focus at this week's annual meeting is less about enacting additional state protections than on making sure the permits already issued still apply when the gun owners travel across the country.…
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NW Pa. woman convicted of 3rd-degree murder

A northwestern Pennsylvania jury has convicted a woman of third-degree murder in the shooting death of her boyfriend last summer, rejecting defense arguments that the gun went off accidentally.…
OIL-DRILLING-GAS-PA-PENNSYLVANIA

Pa. township approves permits for airport drilling

Supervisors in a western Pennsylvania township have approved permits for a company to drill for natural gas at Pittsburgh International Airport with almost two dozen conditions.…
GAVEL-OHIO

Ohio watchdog releases investment scandal report

Ohio's watchdog released his much-anticipated investigative report Thursday on the investment scandal that engulfed the state in 2005, concluding the bureau where it started has become significantly more professional and accountable.…
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Reimold & Reynolds at 6-4

Sophomore Jacob Reimold is batting .545 over his last three games for the Raiders.…
Dave Sess

Dave Sess

Dave Sess began working for WKBN 27 First News in October 1998 as a morning anchor and producer.…
Trumbull County Jail Hostage situation

Jail standoff ends

The standoff ended last night peacefully, but we're learning more about what it was like inside the jail, when three inmates took a corrections officer hostage. Dennis Biviano explains.…