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Mon. 1 p.m.: Trump moves to pull US out of Pacific-Rim trade deal

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump moved to pull the United States out of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact today, fulfilling a campaign promise as he began his first full week in office. The president also signed memorandums freezing most federal government hiring, ...

Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Melania Trump looks on during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) '

Fri. Noon: Trump, Pence take oaths of office

WASHINGTON, D.C. - President Donald J. Trump has taken the oath of office and power has now been officially transferred from outgoing President Barack Obama to the 45th president of the United States. The oath was issued by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. ...

Former President Barack Obama waves as he boards a Marine helicopter during a departure ceremony on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, after President Donald Trump was inaugurated. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Fri. 1 p.m.: Obamas depart Washington

WASHINGTON - Former President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, are departing Washington. The Obamas held hands as they walked to a military helicopter parked outside the East Front of the Capitol after Donald Trump took the oath of office. Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump ...

Fri. 2:10 p.m.: Niles bank robbed

NILES - Chemical Bank, 6002 Youngstown Warren Road, was robbed just before 1 p.m. today, according to Niles police. Police have not disclosed how much money was stolen, and no weapon was seen, according to Niles dispatchers. The white man was about 6 feet tall, wore a dark-colored hooded ...

Slideshow: Pre-inaugural festivities

A compilation of images from Thursday and Friday as President-elect Donald Trump arrives in Washington, D.C., and pre-inaugural festivities are underway.

Fri. 11:30 a.m.: Trump takes the stage

President-elect Donald Trump has taken the Capitol stage in preparation for his inauguration and the ceremony has begun. On stage are his family, including wife and incoming first lade Melania Trump and his five children Eric, Don Jr., Ivanka, Tiffany and youngest son, Barron. Also on stage ...

Fri. 2:10 p.m.: Protesters arrested following Trump inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP) - Police in the nation's capital have clashed with demonstrators — this time with a larger group than earlier in the day. Well over 1,000 protesters are in the streets of downtown Washington for a confrontation with police. Authorities are again using pepper spray, and some ...

Wed. 8:20 pm: Port OKs $30k settlement in harassment claim

WARREN - The Western Reserve Port Authority has agreed to a $30,000 settlement with a former employee who claimed she was directed to "use her sexuality, rather than her marketing experience" while working as a marketing/business development coordinator for the Youngstown Warren Regional ...

Wed. 8:40 pm: Family seeks justice 5 years after shooting death

WARREN - He was a new father who played football when he was in high school, a working brother known for making his sisters laugh and he died at the age of 21. Dominique Hugley was shot to death in Warren five years ago and although someone was arrested in connection to his death, a grand ...

Wed. 9:20 pm: Reservists return after tour in southwest Asia

VIENNA - More than 80 troops of the 910th Airlift Wing returned home to the Youngstown Air Reserve Station on Wednesday after a four-month deployment in southwest Asia. Hundreds of people were waiting by the tarmac for the four C-130H Hercules aircraft to return with their loved ones. Some ...

Wed. 9:35 pm: Police, fire chiefs lament lack of qualified candidates

WARREN - City officials are hopeful they will be able to hire enough police officers to reach 70 officers before the end of the year, but the effort may be slowed by the number of qualified applicants. There are 57 officers in the police department and the city is looking to reach at least 70 ...

Tues. 10:45 a.m.: GM announces $1 billion investment in U.S.

LORDSTOWN - General Motors announced this morning it will invest an additional $1 billion in U.S. manufacturing operations. The investments follow $2.9 billion announced last year and more than $21 billion the Detroit automaker has invested in its U.S. operations since 2009. Details of ...

Tues. 8:30 pm: Selection process for solid waste director hits snag

WARREN - A subcommittee seeking a new director for the Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District has reduced the number of applicants from 14 to seven, but there are some hiccups in the process. Weathersfield Fiscal Officer Fred Bobovnyk, who has been on the board about 10 years, ...

Tues. 8:45 pm: Sharon officers cleared in suspect’s fatal shooting

SHARON, Pa. - Three police officers will not be charged criminally in the Jan. 6 shooting death of a Sharon man, Mercer County's District Attorney said at a press conference Tuesday. District Attorney Miles Karson Jr. said the three Sharon police officers won't be charged in the death of ...

Tue. 9 pm: Former B & B Tavern meets wrecking ball

WARREN TOWNSHIP - Township officials will seek to recover the cost of Tuesday's demolition of the former B & B Tavern, 6783 state Route 5, by billing the owner's property taxes. "We do not typically get involved in the demolition of a commercial building, but this building has been an ...

Mon. 11:24 a.m.: Warren police looking for driver involved in hit-skip crash

WARREN - Police here are looking for the driver of a vehicle involved in a hit-skip crash with a bicyclist on Jan. 6 near the Arby's restaurant on West Market Street. The bicyclist, a man, was riding east when he was struck from behind by a vehicle heading in the same direction. The ...