PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say a 7-year-old boy used a folding knife to threaten a 6-year-old playmate so he could take an iPod… More »
Southington has made significant improvement over the last two seasons.
A carport on Wednesday collapsed on three people in Boardman.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York man who cut off his electronic monitoring bracelet, then raped a 10-year-old girl and killed her mother pleaded guilty Wednesday to murder and sex charges.
David Renz admitted in county
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged higher in early trading on Wall Street Wednesday after several major companies reported earnings gains and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank had no firm timetable for cutting back
ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter says unlimited political contributions are “legal bribery of candidates.”
Carter said Wednesday that while elections in the United States once set an example for other democracies to follow, the quality of
MARSHFIELD, Wis. (AP) — A masked robber apparently thought the 96-year-old owner of a neighborhood grocery store in Marshfield would be an easy target for his crime. But, he was so wrong.
Margaretta Wolf has owned the store
Sanford churches to hold weekly prayer meetings
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Churches in Sanford, Fla., have opened their doors for prayer to ease tensions after George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
The group, Sanford
PELICAN BAY, Texas (AP) — A 62-year-old widow has been charged with murder after her long-missing husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural North Texas home.
Neola Robinson is charged in the 2010 death
NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press has named Ian Phillips as its Mideast news director, leading all of AP’s news production in print, television, photos and online for the diverse and vital region.
The appointment was announced
NEW YORK (AP) — Syfy says flying sharks will bite again.
The network is announcing a sequel to “Sharknado,” which became an instant campy classic with its recent airing. The new film premieres in 2014.
This time the
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s choice as U.N. ambassador says if she’s confirmed by the Senate, she’ll work to eliminate what she calls the United Nations’ “unacceptable bias and attacks” on Israel.
Samantha Power says she’ll also
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish teenager was killed and two other people were wounded near Syria’s border by stray bullets fired during renewed clashes between Syrian rebels and Kurdish gunmen, an official said Wednesday. Turkey’s military said
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says legislation offering citizenship to immigrants brought illegally to the U.S. as children is “about basic fairness.”
The Ohio Republican says many House Republicans believe that the issue needs to be
GRETNA, La. (AP) — Authorities say they have arrested a man accused of killing a 6-year-old Louisiana girl whose body was found stabbed and beaten inside a trash bin.
Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand says Matthew Flugence was
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hugh Jackman is ready to sink his claws into Comic-Con again.
The 44-year-old actor is returning to San Diego this week for the 44th annual Comic-Con International pop-culture convention to hype “The Wolverine,” his
LONDON (AP) — It seems Queen Elizabeth II is getting a bit impatient as she waits in a rare British heat wave for the birth of her third great-grandchild.
The queen said Wednesday she hopes the former Kate
The East Palestine City Pool is closed Wednesday due to a broken pipe.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Mayors from across Greece joined anti-austerity protesters Wednesday and marched on parliament, as lawmakers prepared to vote for thousands of public-sector job cuts and transfers.
The latest austerity measures will put 12,500 public-sector staff,
Update // The former Youngstown police detective facing felony charges for repeatedly contacting a 14-year-old statutory rape victim asking for sex will receive nearly $23,000 after he was fired.