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Salvation Army hopes Black Friday brings big donations

Black Friday is typically the charity's biggest day of the year.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 1:03 pm

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Posted on 27 November 2015 | 11:28 am

Coroner identifies body found burned in Youngstown

Tattoos and detailed information from the family confirmed the identity of the remains.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 10:46 am

Cortland Gingerbread Walk offers holiday surprise

Tomorrow is small business Saturday, and a Trumbull County community is kicking off the shopping season in a big way.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 10:31 am

Market conditions may dictate recycling changes in Mahoning County

Insufficient landfill waste dumping and a sluggish recycled materials market may force program changes.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:10 am

Piano teacher hits right note with Mooney students

Judith Britton, a junior at Cardinal Mooney High School, wants to learn to play “My Immortal,” the haunting Evanescence song in which piano features prominently.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:09 am

Hubbard answers Black Friday with Small Business Saturday

Santa Claus will make an appearance Saturday at the city's holiday parade.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:08 am

Girard plarn project puts plastic bags to good use

Plarn, plastic yarn, crocheted into mats for homeless.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:07 am


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France honors attack victims in city subdued by mourning

French President Francois Hollande stands at attention as he leads a ceremony to pay a national homage to the victims of the Paris attacks at Les Invalides monument in ParisA subdued France paid homage Friday to those killed two weeks ago in the attacks that gripped Paris in fear and mourning, honoring each of the 130 dead by name as the president pledged to “destroy the ...

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 11:30 am

Obama's legacy on climate is at stake in Paris talks

Obama has been laying the groundwork for years ahead of the U.N. climate change summit.

Posted on 31 December 1969 | 7:00 pm

Black Friday around the country

People look at merchandise while holiday shopping at Best Buy on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in Panama City, Fla. Early numbers aren’t out yet on how many shoppers headed to stores on Thanksgiving, but it’s expected that more than three times the number of people will venture out to shop on the day after the holiday known as Black Friday. (Patti Blake/News Herald via AP) MANDATORY CREDITShoppers began feasting on deals on Thanksgiving, but just how hungry they'll remain is yet to be seen. Analysts have questioned whether Black Friday is losing its cachet as retailers have pushed opening ...

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:53 pm

E. coli from Costco chicken salad traced to tainted celery

In this Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, file photo, cars fill the parking lot of a Costco store in Seattle. A California farm is recalling a vegetable mix believed to be the source of E.coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened several people in multiple states, the Food and Drug Administration said Thursday, Nov. 26. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A multi-state E. coli outbreak that has sickened at least 19 people who ate rotisserie chicken salad sold at Costco Wholesale Corp's stores has been traced to a celery-and-onion mix used in the salad, prompting its California maker to recall the product. The contaminated chicken in that case was supplied by California-based Foster Poultry Farms.

Posted on 26 November 2015 | 10:15 pm



Youngstown, Ohio  Lat: 41.10N, Lon: 80.65W
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Sixers, NBA probing rookie Okafor scuffle

Jahlil Okafor #8 of the Philadelphia 76ers warms up prior to the game against the Utah Jazz on October 30, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia 76ers rookie Jahlil Okafor was involved in a post-game altercation with a heckler outside a Boston bar that had the NBA team and the league investigating the incident. After a defeat earlier Wednesday in Boston dropped the 76ers to 0-16, matching an NBA record with 26 consecutive losses over two seasons, Okafor and another man appeared to trade punches with hecklers during an argument. TMZ Sports posted video of the incident that appeared to show Okafor, the third pick in this year's NBA Draft, punching a man who was knocked to the ground in front of Storyville Boston nightclub.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:55 pm

FIBA lifts Russia's international ban

By Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW (Reuters) - Basketball's international governing body FIBA has lifted the ban on the Russian federation (RBF) with immediate effect. FIBA said in a statement on Friday that they were ending the suspension as the RBF had dealt with the issues that gave rise to the ban in "a very positive manner". Russia were suspended in July after years of instability at the RBF, which culminated in a June court decision that forced the federation to hold new presidential elections.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:45 pm

Cowboys' Romo fractures collarbone, out for season

NFL: Carolina Panthers at Dallas Cowboys(Reuters) - Dallas Cowboys veteran quarterback Tony Romo will miss the rest of the National Football League season after reinjuring his collarbone, the team said on Friday. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones told Dallas radio station 105.3 The Fan that Romo suffered a hairline fracture when he fell hard on his left shoulder after being sacked at the end of the third quarter of Thursday's loss to the Carolina Panthers. Romo, who was playing in his second game back from a broken collarbone that forced him to miss seven games, will not have surgery for the injury, according to Jones.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 12:31 pm

Schwartzel surges into five-stroke lead at Dunhill event

Schwartzel of South Africa takes aim at the 18th green during DP World Tour ChampionshipCharl Schwartzel continued his love affair with the Leopard Creek County Club as he surged into to a five-shot lead after the second round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship on Friday. The 18-hole course on the border of the Kruger National Park has wild animals roaming its fringes and crocodiles and hippos lazing in the water features. The 31-year-old South African, who has won three times at Leopard Creek, was out at 6.30am local time (0430GMT) to complete his first round with a birdie on the 18th after a thunderstorm suspended play late on Thursday.

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 11:42 am


Gameday Info: Browns vs. Ravens

#BALvsCLE MATCHUP Injury Report See the latest injury status of Browns players heading into Monday’s game. View Injury Report>>> SEE ALSO: Ravens Come to Cleveland Battered with Injuries Depth C...

Posted on 27 November 2015 | 11:00 am

Throwback Thursday: 1948 Browns cap grueling Thanksgiving week with pivotal win

Browns played 3 games in 8 days and won all of them

Posted on 26 November 2015 | 10:31 am

Browns Community Highlights - November 25

Through First and Ten, the Browns partner with organizations in the community to provide opportunities for fans to #give10. This week, players, staff and others came out to #give10 and help others,...

Posted on 26 November 2015 | 8:14 am

Browns Giving Tuesday Benefitting the Cleveland Browns Foundation

December 1 is Giving Tuesday – a day dedicated to giving back. The Cleveland Browns Foundation is encouraging fans to participate in the campaign in an effort to raise funds to support youth educ...

Posted on 26 November 2015 | 8:00 am