Judge gives lawyers $3.5M in NY firefighters’ case

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has granted $3.5 million in fees to lawyers representing a group of black firefighters who sued the Fire Department of New York over its hiring practices more than a decade ago. The…

Officials: theft caused fatal Mexico derailment

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Officials have determined that the theft of some parts from a southern Mexico train track caused a derailment that killed 11 Central American migrants. The Communications and Transportation Department said Friday that the theft…
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Wellness walk set Saturday

The first-ever African-American Male Wellness Walk will take place Saturday at the Holy Trinity Missionary Baptist Church on Parkcliffe Avenue on Youngstown's South Side.…

Longhorn Network signs up Time Warner Cable

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Longhorn Network is turning up on the channel guides of another major cable television provider. Time Warner Cable has added the ESPN network dedicated to the athletic program at the University of Texas.…
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Terwilliger huge in Lowellville win

Jesse Terwilliger rushed for over 100 yards and scored three touchdowns, all in the first half, as Lowellville defeated Youngstown Christian.…
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Fitch blanks Harding

Austintown Fitch impresses in a week one shutout of Warren Harding.…

Colo. potty peeper sentenced to 3 years in prison

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado man who hid in the tank of a portable toilet at a yoga festival to spy on women has been sentenced to three years in prison and 10 years of probation. Luke…

Texas town holds first Westfest since blast

WEST, Texas (AP) — A weekend of sausage, sauerkraut and its famous kolaches is underway in West as the Central Texas town holds its signature celebration of its Czech heritage. It’s the first Westfest since a deadly fertilizer…

US studies humpback whale endangered list removal

HONOLULU (AP) — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has launched a review of whether it should take North Pacific humpback whales off the endangered species list. NOAA Fisheries is responding to a petition filed by a group…

Feds study humpback whale endangered list removal

HONOLULU (AP) — The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has launched a review of whether it should take North Pacific humpback whales off the endangered species list. NOAA Fisheries is responding to a petition filed by a group…