Woman settles lawsuit against ex-Nevada governor

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former cocktail waitress is settling a federal lawsuit that accused former Nevada Gov. Jim Gibbons of orchestrating a cover-up of allegations that he grabbed her outside a Las Vegas restaurant when he was…

Oil falls after topping $109

NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil fell back Friday after crossing $109 a barrel for the first time since early last year. By midday in New York, benchmark crude for August delivery was down 3 cents…

Senators suggest moving G20 summit over NSA leaker

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two senators are urging President Barack Obama to consider a new location for the September international summit in St. Petersburg, Russia, if Moscow continues to allow NSA leaker Edward Snowden to remain in Russia. Democratic…

Judge: US position in drone suit ‘disconcerting’

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge finds “disconcerting” the Obama administration’s position that courts have no role in a lawsuit over drone-strike killings of three U.S. citizens in Yemen. U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary Collyer made the comment…

Twinkle’s Kitchen | Blueberry Mint Granita

Cool off your Happy Hour with this simple, refreshing granita. Hand-picked mint, fresh blueberries and sweet prosecco make for the perfect frozen cocktail.

Ohio plant ramping up production of Jeep Cherokee

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Chrysler says its Ohio assembly plant should reach full production of the new Jeep Cherokee by September. The automaker says the Cherokee began rol……

Pa. payrolls grew in June; jobless rate steady

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Employers in Pennsylvania added an estimated 19,000 jobs to payrolls in June as the state’s unemployment rate remained steady. A Friday……
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Police looking for vandals

Weathersfield police are searching for who is responsible for breaking into a business and damaging RVs.…
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Daybreak duo nominated

WYTV Daybreak duo Len Rome and Jim Loboy were both nominated for the best actor in a Youngstown-area play.…

In zombies, Israelis and Arabs find common enemy

JERUSALEM (AP) — In one of the central scenes of the summer blockbuster movie “World War Z,” Israeli troops funnel Palestinian refugees to safety in Jerusalem behind a massive concrete wall. There, the Arabs and Jews embrace, dance…

3 Doors Down to perform at US Scouts Jamboree

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A spokesman for the Boy Scouts of America says 3 Doors Down will be the headline act at the Scouts’ National Jamboree concert this weekend. Deron Smith told The Associated Press on Friday that…

Prepon says ‘Orange’ role for Netflix scared her

NEW YORK (AP) — Laura Prepon felt intimidated by her role on the new Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black.” But that turned out to be a good thing. “When I read it, it was so good…

DA says state police shooting justified

HOMER CITY, Pa. (AP) — An investigation has found that state police were justified in the shooting death of a former western Pennsylvania sheriff’s deputy who c……

H(o)ppy Hour | Hops 101

The backbone of any beer is water, yeast, malt and hops. Sounds simple, yet two of these components – malt and hops – are what change the levels of flavor. Get the downlow on hops from beer aficionado Kathleen Slauzis

Belgium gets new king when Philippe takes over

BRUSSELS (AP) — In a fractious nation ever more divided by language, it may be too much to ask for a royal to hold it all together. Belgian King Albert on Sunday hands over the throne to his…

Milan court convicts 3 Berlusconi ex-aides

MILAN (AP) — A Milan court has convicted three of ex-premier Silvio Berlusconi’s former aides of procuring prostitutes for the media mogul’s infamous “bunga bunga” parties. The court on Friday also gave stiff sentences to Emilio Fede, a…

In Uganda, 4 men charged with plotting coup

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Four men who worked in the office of a renegade army general have been charged with plotting to overthrow Uganda’s long-serving president, their attorney said Friday, showing the seriousness of the case against Uganda’s…
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More charged in Niles shooting

Four more people are believed to have been involved in a burglary attempt on Niles-Cortland Road that left one of the suspected burglars dead.…