Police investigation

Monkey, other animals removed from home

Police said the animals removed from the home in Cumberland County included numerous dogs and cats, an albino groundhog, a de-scented skunk …

Court

Woman appeals poisoning conviction

An elderly northeastern Pennsylvania woman behind bars for poisoning her son’s girlfriend with antifreeze has appealed her conviction and se…

Arrest

Man charged for abandoning kids

A Wisconsin man is in custody for allegedly abandoning 10 children and teenagers after promising to take them on a Super Bowl trip.

CourtMoney

2 plead in credit union fraud

The former chief executive officer of a failed credit union in northeast Ohio and an outside bookkeeper have pleaded guilty in an alleged $1…

The state argues that allowing the interviews could give the inmates too much "notoriety and influence" among fellow prisoners.

Man charged in shooting death

An ex-convict has been indicted in Cleveland in the death of a 5-year-old girl shot in the head while sitting in a vehicle with her mother.

SkyTrim

ODOT shows off new tool

SkyTrim is a new piece of equipment that allows ODOT crews to trim the tree tops from the over the roadway with fewer people.

Vehicle to vehicle feature

Feds want cars to communicate

The U.S. Department of Transportation wants to make it a requirement that a new piece of technology, known as the Vehicle-to-Vehicle deviceV…

one hot cookie

Cookie shop opens at library

One Hot Cookie has opened its doors at the Austintown branch of the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County.

Tainted heroin has been costing local lives to be lost.

Heroin problem is widespread

Those who track the figures said of the 55 or 60 drug-related deaths each of the past two years in Mahoning County, roughly half saw heroin …

Applebee's beard contest

Poland man earns promo spot

A Poland man and his beard have earned a spot in the newest viral marketing campaign for Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill.

Road construction

I-80 bridge being repaired

Motorists should watch for lane closing and detours on Interstate 80 while the bridge over U.S. Route 62 is being repaired.

Marshall Finch

Drug bust nets 1 arrest

A Howland man is at the Trumbull County Jail after a drug bust at his home Monday morning.

jobs

Ford, GM, Toyota sales fall

Frigid temperatures and snowy weather generally kept buyers away from auto showrooms last month.