Tycoon plans $8 billion Chinese Hollywood

QINGDAO, China (AP) — China’s richest man plans to spend 50 billion yuan ($8.2 billion) to build the country’s version of Hollywood in the n…

New Jhumpa Lahiri novel is scattered, slow

“The Lowland: A Novel” (Alfred A. Knopf), by Jhumpa Lahiri If you’re one of Jhumpa Lahiri’s many adoring fans, someone who is always impatie…

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Woman choked over false teeth

A 37-year-old New Castle man has been jailed on charges he punched and choked a woman because he believed she had hidden his false teeth.

Car found in Youngstown shooting

Car found in drive-by shooting

Youngstown police have recovered a vehicle that may have been part of a drive-by shooting on Sunday where two people were hit by gunfire.

Futures mixed in very light trading

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are mixed in light trading with little scheduled in the way of corporate earnings or economic indicators. Dow …