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…

Mercer County landfill

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.

Exports up in area

Report: Area leader in exports

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

Indie rock disc inspired by Kerouac novel

NEW YORK (AP) — Several indie rockers have collaborated on a disc that pays tribute to a Jack Kerouac novel — and it’s not “On the Road.” Th…

Junot Diaz still feels like an immigrant

NEW YORK (AP) — He has won a Pulitzer, teaches Americans how to write at MIT and his Spanish-sprinkled stories have been acclaimed in the Un…