Mahoning County officials looking into issues with the brief failure of the 911 system during Wednesday’s storms.
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — Billy Crystal is going to bat for his hometown.
The comedian and actor made a television commercial exhorting tourists to visit Long Beach, N.Y.
Located just east of New York City, Long Beach
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have reached an agreement with the city that would allow the team to build a left-field Jumbotron at historic Wrigley Field while adding another sign in right field, the team announced Thursday.
BAY SHORE, N.Y. (AP) — A young New York man caught boarding a plane on his way to Yemen to fight with an al-Qaida affiliate is a mixed-up teenager who was diagnosed with autism and did not understand
ATLANTA (AP) — The Tennessee Valley Authority has fixed the immediate problems that led to a serious safety violation at its Browns Ferry nuclear plant in Alabama, but it must still demonstrate long-term improvement, federal regulators said Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft Corp. is reshuffling its business in an attempt to promote faster innovation and a sharper focus on devices and services. The move by the world’s largest software maker comes amid lukewarm response to
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is letting baptized Catholics join the new church structure created to receive Anglican converts.
The “ordinariate,” which functions like a diocese, was initially designed to enable Anglicans upset over the liberalizing trends
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate was poised to cast a final vote on tough new abortion restrictions after a committee approved the measure Thursday, and top Republicans and Democrats acknowledged there is little to stop it
With all the rain and flooding, some residents may be wondering what’s covered under their insurance.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — It’s been said that to get elected to public office all you need is a pulse, but prosecutors Mexico are investigating how a man certified as dead got elected mayor of a village in
BEIRUT (AP) — When Ali Farhat was summoned to the immigration department in the United Arab Emirates, the 33-year-old Lebanese restaurant worker knew he would have to pack up his family and leave fast.
Like many Shiite Muslims
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is following up on his call for priests to eschew fancy cars.
A Vatican official says the 76-year-old pope visited the Vatican garage where the city state’s fleet of cars is housed
STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Norway may provide high-speed Internet in one of the few places on Earth where it’s not available: the Arctic.
The Norwegian Space Center has teamed up with Telenor Satellite Broadcasting to assess the feasibility
Students from Youngstown spent the day Thursday in Columbus with Ohio Governor John Kasich.
SEATTLE (AP) — Online retailer Amazon.com Inc. says it will soon start publishing original comics through its new imprint, Jet City Comics.
The name is a nod to Seattle’s historical ties to the development of jets in aviation.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The driven matriarch of the Kardashian-Jenner clan is taking center stage with her own talk show, and Kris Jenner said she’s ready for the spotlight.
“I’m definitely living my dream,” Jenner said of Monday’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Bieber has apologized by phone to Bill Clinton for cursing the former president and spraying his photo with cleaning fluid in a New York City restaurant kitchen earlier this year.
Clinton’s office said
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — The rapper known as Lil Twist has been arrested for investigation of driving under the influence after being stopped in California while he was behind the wheel of Justin Bieber’s luxury sports car.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is sharpening its criticism of the Egyptian military and interim government’s arrests of supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. It says the continuing detentions are inconsistent with pledges of inclusivity made
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chile’s largest labor union called a nationwide strike on Thursday to demand improved labor conditions and tax reform, but officials said only a small percentage of workers participated.
Small groups of hooded protesters set