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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.…

Briton kidnapped near Nigeria’s Lagos airport

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A British national has been kidnapped near Lagos international airport, in Nigeria’s commercial capital, the British Consulate-General reported Friday. Diplomats are working with Nigerian authorities on the kidnapping, which took place earlier this week,…

War march: Video shows S Sudan’s cyclical violence

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — A chilling video apparently shot by a United Nations peacekeeper shows a seemingly unending column of men in South Sudan walking among tall green grass in what the cameraman says is the march…

UK bans Syria’s al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front

LONDON (AP) — The British government says that it has banned Syria’s al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front, a move which makes membership in the extremist rebel group a criminal offense. Britain’s Home Office says the Nusra Front, also known as…

Pirate drama ‘Black Sails’ launches at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) — “Black Sails” pushed out into the open waters of Comic-Con. Starz isn’t premiering the mature pirate drama until next year, but the first episode was screened for hundreds of fans at a movie theater…

‘Bridezillas’ ending a decade of wedding terror

NEW YORK (AP) — They’re often drunken and controlling, weepy and abusive, but you won’t have all those bridezillas to kick around come November. The cranky grande dame of reality wedding TV, “Bridezillas” is ending its decade-long run,…

Snyder: Some Detroit creditors may never be paid

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says some Detroit creditors are not sure they will be repaid. Snyder was speaking Friday, a day after Emergency Financial Manager Kevyn Orr made Detroit the biggest ever U.S. city to…

UK revokes export licenses for Egypt’s military

LONDON (AP) — The British government said Friday it has revoked five export licenses for equipment destined for Egypt’s military and police in light of recent unrest in the country that has led to the deaths of civilians.…

Tech slump holds back US stocks; S&P 500 edges up

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged back from record levels in early trading Friday, led by a slump in the technology sector after Microsoft and Google reported disappointing earnings. Microsoft fell sharply after the company wrote off $900…