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Mon. 8:38 p.m.: Power outage strands roller coaster riders at amusement park

SANDUSKY (AP) — A power outage at Cedar Point amusement park left riders stranded on some of its roller coasters and other rides for about two hours. A spokesman for Cedar Point said the park lost power this afternoon when a car hit a utility pole. Photos shared on social media by people ...

Mon. 8:49 p.m.: Alberto flood threat continues after landfall

PANAMA CITY, Fl. (AP) — The National Hurricane Center says Subtropical Storm Albert is weakening as it moves inland but poses a threat from heavy rains that could cause dangerous flash flooding. Forecasters say Alberto's ill-defined core was located over the Florida Panhandle near DeFuniak ...

Sun. 7:27 p.m.: George H.W. Bush hospitalized in Maine

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized today in Maine after he experienced low blood pressure and fatigue, a spokesman said. Just after 2 p.m., Jim McGrath, a spokesman for the 93-year-old Bush, said he was awake, alert and not in any discomfort. He said ...

Sun. 8:02 p.m.: Flash flooding hits Maryland community

ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — Flash floods struck a Maryland community wracked by similar flooding in 2016, authorities said, and water rescues were being carried out as raging brown waters surged through the streets today. News outlets showed photos and video of turbulent water rushing down ...

Sun. 8:04 p.m.: Florida panhandle braces for impact as Alberto approaches

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Beaches in Florida were largely empty ahead of Memorial Day as the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, Subtropical Storm Alberto, approached the northern Gulf Coast carrying brisk winds and heavy rain. The storm disrupted long holiday weekend ...

Sun. 9:20 p.m.: Trump says US team in N Korea planning summit with Kim

(AP) --- President Donald Trump said Sunday a U.S. team was in North Korea to plan a summit with North Korean leader Kim Jon Un, raising expectations that the on-off-on meeting would indeed take place. The State Department said earlier that a team was in Panmunjom, which straddles the border ...

Sun. 9:48 p.m.: Here’s where to observe Memorial Day in your community

Memorial Day events scheduled for Monday include: * BRACEVILLE — 10:15 a.m. service at Braceville Christian Church, followed by parade at 11 a.m. from township center to the township cemetery, where a service will be at 11:30 a.m. Lunch will be served at noon at the road department garage. ...

Sun. 7:30 p.m.: Will Power wins Indy 500, No. 17 for car owner Roger Penske

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Will Power can win anything now, even the Indianapolis 500, an intimidating race on an oval he hated because it marginalized his talent. He drives for Roger Penske and nothing matters more to the boss than winning at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. So Power worked to change ...

Sun. 11:03 p.m.: Cleveland Cavaliers returning to the NBA Finals

BOSTON --- The Cleveland Cavaliers are returning to the NBA Finals. In a low-scoring game, the Cavs defeated the Boston Celtics 87-79 tonight to win the Eastern Conference title 4 games to 3. They will face the winner of the Houston Rockets-Golden State Warriors series, which is tied at ...

Sat. 10:30 pm: Memorial Day events set in Trumbull

Memorial Day events Sunday McDONALD - 1 p.m. service at War Memorial, Woodland Park. WARREN - 3 p.m. Memorial Day remembrance concert, Packard Music Hall. Monday BRACEVILLE - 10:15 a.m. service at Braceville Christian Church, followed by parade at 11 a.m. from township center to the ...

Sat. 10 pm: Warren struggles to hire officers

WARREN - When city leaders convinced voters to pass a five-year, half-percent income tax increase in 2016, a selling point was it would allow the police department to grow to 70 officers. At the time, the city had 57 officers. Today, more than a year and a half later, there are 63 ...

Fri. 12:50 p.m.: Civilians kill gunman after 3 shot at Oklahoma restaurant

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A gunman opened fire inside an Oklahoma City restaurant during the dinner rush, wounding a woman and two girls before two armed citizens shot him dead outside, police said this morning. The suspected gunman, 28-year-old Alexander Tilghman, was armed with a pistol when ...

Fri. 1 p.m.: Weinstein faces sex charges in prosecution amid #MeToo

NEW YORK (AP) — Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was charged today with rape and another sex felony in the first prosecution to result from the wave of allegations against him that sparked a national reckoning over sexual ...

Fri. 3:20 p.m.: Student says science teacher tackled Indiana school shooter

NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A male student armed with two handguns opened fire at a suburban Indianapolis middle school today, wounding another student and a teacher before being taken into custody, authorities said. Seventh-grader Ethan Stonebraker said the science teacher likely prevented ...

Thurs. 6:25 pm: Dems choose James as new coroner

WARREN - Members of the Trumbull County Democratic Party's central committee have chosen interim coroner Dr. Thomas James to fill Dr. Humphrey Germaniuk's term through December. Dr. Germaniuk died in April and James was his deputy coroner. James received 64 votes to 31 for Dr. Phillip ...

Wed. 12:45 p.m.: NFL owners adopt new policy to address anthem protests

ATLANTA (AP) — NFL owners have approved a new policy aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled Banner" but requiring them to stand if they come to the field. The decision was announced ...

Wed. 12:50 p.m.: Pakistani teen slain at Texas school is buried in hometown

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Thousands of people in Karachi attended the funeral today for a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in a mass shooting at a Texas high school. Sabika Sheikh was among 10 students and staff slain Friday at Santa Fe High School near Houston. She ...

Tues. 5 p.m.: Fire damages Howland home

HOWLAND - A bedroom fire caused an estimated $12,000 in smoke damage this afternoon to a Hunters Trail home. Howland and Cortland fire departments responded to the fire at 8443 Hunters Trail SE earlier today. Crews encountered smoke in the house and a fire in a bedroom. One of the home's ...