Kerry defends NSA surveillance programs

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is defending the National Security Agency surveillance program targeting Latin Am…

austintown new schools

2 new schools set to open

One building, Austintown Elementary School, will house kindergarten through 2nd grade, and the other, Austintown Intermediate School, will h…

Q&A on anti-gay legislation in Russia

MOSCOW (AP) — The law on “propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations among minors” was signed into law by President Vladimir Putin on Jul…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Monday, August 12, 2013. Wet and unsettled weather continued for parts of the East and Plains on Monday…

Kinsman sewer project

Bids open for Kinsman sewer project

Despite losing a recent lawsuit in court over the installation of sewer lines, Trumbull County Commissioners are moving forward with their n…

Police

Test drive vehicle stolen

A man took off in a dealership car while the salesman was inside preparing it for a test ride.