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Fri. 8:34 a.m.: Iran’s top diplomat presses efforts to save nuclear deal

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's foreign minister traveled today to China on his Asian tour aimed at keeping world markets open to Tehran amid an intense sanctions campaign from the U.S. as tensions across the Persian Gulf remain high. Concerns about a possible conflict have flared since the ...

Thurs. 9 p.m.: Man indicted in deadly crash

WARREN - A man police said caused a deadly five-vehicle crash in April while ignoring police signals to pull over at the intersection of Parkman Road and West Market Street was indicted Wednesday by a Trumbull County grand jury on several charges. Joseph L. Myers, 31, North Leavitt Road, ...

Thurs. 8 p.m.: Former Kmart center bought

BAZETTA - The plan for the former Kmart distribution center is to right-size the 1.4 million-square-foot building for the marketplace with the goal of having multiple tenants utilize the space, said the building's new owner. "This is a great building," said Chris Semarjian, owner of ...

Thu. 11:07 a.m.: Fire damages old Jackson’s Lounge in Warren

WARREN - An early Thursday morning fire at the former Jackson's Lounge caused about $5,000 in damage to the building. Firefighters were called just after 3:15 a.m. to the building, 2382 W. Market St., and remained there until about 4:30 a.m. Fire Chief Ken Nussle said the building was being ...

Thu. 11 a.m.: Niles police captain suspended

NILES - Police Capt. Rob Miketa has been suspended one week after being convicted of a charge of reckless operation in Warren Municipal Court. Miketa, who origninaly faced a charge of operating a vehicle while impaired that stemmed from a Sept. 21, 2018, traffic stop, will serve the ...

Thu. 8:47 a.m.: Missouri Senate joins GOP anti-abortion wave with 8-week ban

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Republican-led Senate has passed a wide-ranging bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, acting only hours after Alabama's governor signed a near-total abortion ban into law. The Missouri bill needs another vote of approval in the GOP-led ...

Thu. 8:37 a.m.: China criticizes US action against Huawei

BEIJING (AP) — China vowed today to "resolutely safeguard" Chinese companies after Washington labeled telecom equipment giant Huawei a security risk and imposed export curbs on U.S. technology sales to the company. A foreign ministry spokesman, Lu Kang, criticized the moves as an "abuse of ...

Thu. 8:21 a.m.: Police: Pregnant woman slain; baby cut from womb still alive

CHICAGO (AP) — A missing pregnant woman whose body was found behind a home on Chicago's Southwest Side had been strangled, and her baby who was cut from the womb after her death remains hospitalized in "grave condition," police said. The Cook County medical examiner's office identified the ...

Wed. 9:04 a.m.: US birth rate continues to fall

America's baby bust isn't over. The nation's birth rates last year reached record lows for women in their teens and 20s, a government report shows, leading to the fewest babies in 32 years. The provisional report, released this morning and based on more than 99 percent of U.S. birth records, ...

Wed. 8:56 a.m.: Iran’s supreme leader makes uranium enrichment threat

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supreme leader issued a veiled threat in the same speech in which he stated that "no one is seeking war," saying it wouldn't be difficult for the Islamic Republic to enrich uranium to weapons-grade levels amid rising tensions with the U.S., state ...

Wed. 8:50 a.m.: Global stocks subdued as trade dispute remains in focus

BEIJING (AP) — Stock markets mostly turned lower in European trading today over the trade dispute between the U.S. and China, even though President Donald Trump said a settlement was still possible. London's FTSE 100 slipped 0.1 percent to 7,235 while France's CAC 40 shed 0.4 percent to ...

Wed. 8:41 a.m.: World leaders, tech bosses work on stemming online violence

PARIS (AP) — Livestreaming terrorist attacks. Using social media to spread deadly ideas. Manipulating banned videos to keep sharing them online. World leaders and tech bosses are meeting Today in Paris to find ways to stop all this. They're working all day on the "Christchurch Appeal," ...

Tue. 8:44 a.m.: Court allows lawsuit against Apple apps prices

WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers can pursue a lawsuit complaining that iPhone apps cost too much, the Supreme Court ruled on Monday, adding to Apple's woes that already include falling iPhone sales and a European investigation. The lawsuit could have major implications for the tech giant's ...

Tue. 8:39 a.m.: Saudi Arabia says its oil infrastructure attacked by drones

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Araba said drones attacked one of its oil pipelines as other assaults targeted energy infrastructure elsewhere in the kingdom today, shortly after Yemen's rebels claimed a coordinated drone attack on the Sunni power. The assaults marked the latest ...

Tue. 8:30 a.m.: Kremlin: Arms control, Iran on agenda with Pompeo

MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Russia today for talks that are expected to focus on an array of issues including arms control and Iran. Pompeo landed in the Black Sea resort of Sochi for his first visit to Russia at a time relations between the two countries ...

Tue. 8:26 a.m.: Texas officer fatally shoots woman after struggle over Taser

BAYTOWN, Texas (AP) — A Texas police officer fatally shot a woman moments after she seems to say "I'm pregnant" in an altercation captured on video. The shooting happened late Monday in Baytown, about 25 miles east of Houston. Baytown Police Lt. Steve Dorris says the officer was patrolling ...

Tue. 8:24 a.m.: Ex-Congressman Weiner leaves halfway house

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Rep. Anthony Weiner has left a New York City halfway house after completing his prison sentence for illicit online contact with a 15-year-old girl. According to the New York Post, Weiner said while leaving the Bronx facility this morning that it's "good to be out" and ...

Mon. 8 p.m.: Victim calls shooting at Warren bar ‘random’

WARREN - The victims of Friday night's shooting at the University At Larchmont, 1706 Larchmont Ave. NE, have been identified by police. Shooting victims are James M. Grabosky, 67, of Rogers Avenue SE, Warren; Corey A. Reeder, 42, Andrews Drive, Warren; and Michael J. Konitsney, 55, Sand Piper ...