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Cruze sets July record

The Lordstown-built Chevrolet Cruze had its best July ever. …

Kerry: Egyptian military didn’t take over Egypt

ISLAMABAD (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the Egyptian military did not take over but instead was “restoring democracy” in Egypt. The military overthrew President Mohammed Morsi after protests by millions of people. They demanded…

‘Matilda the Musical’ says goodbye to 2 stars

NEW YORK (AP) — “Matlida the Musical” is losing its two British imports — Bertie Carvel and Lauren Ward. The actors, both nominated for Tony Awards this year, will play their final show Sept. 1. Carvel, who plays…

Ohio unveils details on plans in health exchanges

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio officials say health insurance rates could increase an average of 18 percent for small businesses and 41 percent for individuals participa……

Actor Dwayne Johnson leaves wrestling career open

ATLANTA (AP) — If Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson never steps back into the ring for a professional wrestling match, he won’t have a problem staying retired, even though his last bout was a loss to nemesis John Cena.…

Snowden’s WikiLeaks ‘adviser’ takes public role

LONDON (AP) — While Edward Snowden has been seeking asylum, Wikileaks staffer Sarah Harrison has been by his side from the time he left Hong Kong to fly to Russia. Little is known about Harrison, who rose from…

Airline donates to coral reef restoration project

HONOLULU (AP) — Alaska Airlines is partnering with The Nature Conservancy of Hawaii to restore near-shore coral reefs. The airline says in a release that it will donate $1 to the conservancy for every download of its mobile…

Bride-to-be killed in NY boat crash is remembered

PEARL RIVER, N.Y. (AP) — The mother of a bride-to-be killed in a suburban New York boat crash is urging the grieving groom to use the wreck as “a source of strength.” Carol Stewart-Kosik (KOH’-sihk) spoke Thursday at…
Bottom dollar opening

New grocery store opens

A discount grocery store chain opened a new store Thursday in Warren.…

Anthony paying $25,000 to avoid writing life story

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Casey Anthony has agreed to pay $25,000 to her bankruptcy estate to avoid having to sell her life story. A judge in her bankruptcy case in Tampa approved the agreement between Anthony and her…

Coal conveyor from 2 W. Pa. Consol mines fails

WEST FINLEY, Pa. (AP) — Consol Energy Inc. says an above-ground conveyor system has failed in southwestern Pennsylvania, idling longwall coal mining at two mines. Co……

Natalie Cole to kick off Newport Jazz Festival

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Newport Jazz Festival is poised to kick off with performances from Natalie Cole, her uncle Freddy Cole and the Bill Charlap Trio. The venerable music event returns Friday at the International Tennis Hall…
Youngstown House Explosion

Thieves caused explosion

The house explosion Wednesday on Youngstown’s South Side was caused by thieves who stole a stove, allowing the house to fill with gas.…

Nevada brewpub shames patron online for unpaid tab

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A Nevada brewpub has turned to Facebook to publicly shame a patron who left the restaurant without paying his $100 tab. Employees of the Brewer’s Cabinet in Reno posted a picture of smiling patron…

‘Captain Phillips’ to open London Film Festival

LONDON (AP) — Tom Hanks looks set to have a busy autumn. Maritime piracy drama “Captain Phillips,” in which he stars, is set to open the London Film Festival, as well as cinema fests in New York and…

Archaeologists go back to historic Pa. cave

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A team of archaeologists is doing a new dig at a historic Pennsylvania cave dwelling to assess damage from recent heavy rains. The Meadowcroft Rocksh……

FBI agent describes conditions in Cleveland house

CLEVELAND (AP) — An FBI agent has described some of the conditions found inside a Cleveland house where three women were imprisoned for a decade, include a makeshift fr……
warren police car

Man charged in shooting

A 20-year-old Warren man is being held in the Trumbull County Jail on $275,000 bond on charges that he shot a man last month. …

Singer Louis Tomlinson signs with soccer team

DONCASTER, England (AP) — One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson’s career in heading in a new direction. The boy band star has signed up to play a game for English soccer club Doncaster, a team that plays in the…