Randy Dunn

Dunn gives first address

Youngstown State University president Dr. Randy Dunn on Monday delivered his first State of the University Address. …

Mozambique hosts energy conference

MAPUTO, Mozambique (AP) — Oil and gas industry executives from across Africa are meeting in Mozambique this week to discuss challenges and opportunities on the resource-rich continent. The website of the event, called Oil and Gas Summit Africa,…

1D goes 3-D in boy band’s debut feature film

LONDON (AP) — In the tradition of great music movies, One Direction’s feature-film debut has sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll — just without the sex or the drugs. The Morgan Spurlock-directed documentary “One Direction: This Is Us”…

Key events in Egypt’s uprising and unrest

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian judiciary officials on Monday said former president Hosni Mubarak, 85, could be released from custody later this week because there were no longer legal grounds to detain him. Earlier in the day, Islamic militants…

Prince William describes his joy at parenthood

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Prince William has described his joy at introducing his newborn son to the world on the steps of a London hospital last month — and about his nerves about fitting the car seat securely…

Egypt: Court raises possibility of a free Mubarak

CAIRO (AP) — Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak, who is on retrial for the killings of hundreds of protesters during the 2011 uprising that led to his ouster, could be released from custody later this week, judicial officials…

Al-Jazeera America prepares for Tuesday launch

NEW YORK (AP) — In a warren of offices at a former bank building near Madison Square Garden, dozens of journalists are at work on gleaming new electronic equipment, ready to turn their test runs of Al-Jazeera America…

Pittsburgh Negro League star gets grave marker

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Negro League star from Pittsburgh is the latest to receive a grave marker from a man dedicated to honoring the memory of those who played in the segreg……

2nd Mellencamp son surrenders on battery charges

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — The second of rocker John Mellencamp’s sons has surrendered for arrest on charges of punching and kicking a 19-year-old man in southern Indiana. A Monroe County jail officer says 19-year-old Hud Mellencamp was released…

Ohio senator, ex-lawmaker push for more civility

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A Republican state senator and a former Democratic Ohio lawmaker are working together in an effort to foster more civility among legislators. The Ak……

In mass exodus, thousands of Syrians flee to Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — In a mass exodus, around 30,000 Syrians have fled their homeland’s bloody civil war and crossed over into neighboring Iraq’s northern self-ruled Kurdish region over the past five days, the U.N. refugee agency said Monday.…

Review: ‘Disney Infinity’ invites you to dream big

In ancient times B.V.G. (Before Video Games), here’s how kids played: Take all your toys — dolls, soldiers, cars, blocks, that thing you got from a cereal box — and dump them on the floor. Forget about logic…
Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

We get advice from a mental health professional on looking for jobs.…

Police: Ohio kidnapping suspect kills self in car

CLEVELAND (AP) — Police in Cleveland say a woman found two days after her ex-boyfriend kidnapped her may have injured her arm in the abduction but otherwise appears to b……

Creditors file objections to Detroit bankruptcy

DETROIT (AP) — The deadline day has arrived for creditors to oppose Detroit’s request for bankruptcy protection. Federal Judge Steven Rhodes has set Monday as the eligibility objection deadline in the bankruptcy petition by Detroit’s state-appointed emergency manager…

Egypt officials: Mubarak could be freed this week

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian judiciary officials say former President Hosni Mubarak could be freed from custody this week. They say a court on Monday ordered his release in a corruption case that alleged he and his two sons…

Actor John Goodman receives honorary degree

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Actor John Goodman says he’s learned to be grateful for his blessings, rather than always striving for more. Goodman was awarded an honorary doctorate degree of humane letters Sunday during at the convocation at…

Futures almost a standstill ahead of Fed minutes

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are almost at a standstill as markets await any hint of changes in Fed thinking in minutes from its July economic policy meeting. The U.S. Federal Reserve releases those minutes Wednesday. There…