SLIDESHOW: JAN. 8, 2019 tornado

The EF-1 tornado was described as 75 yards wide with wind speeds of between 95 to 100 mph, according to Paul Wetzl, meteorologist with Tribune Chronicle news partner WKBN 27, adding it traveled about 4.5 miles from Champion into Cortland. It hit the ground at about 10:25 a.m. Tuesday

SLIDESHOW: Vietnam replica wall visits Warren

A compilation of Tribune Chronicle images from the visit of "The Wall That Heals," a mobile Vietnam Memorial replica exhibit set up in Warren's Packard Park Aug. 15 to 19, 2018. Photos by R. Michael Semple, Bob Coupland and Burton Cole.

SLIDESHOW: Champion softball 2018 state championship

These photos taken by Tribune Chronicle photographer R. Michael Semple showcase Champion girls softball team clinching and winning the semifinal and final Division III state Championship June 1 and 2, 2018, at Akron Firestone Stadium. CLICK HERE to purchase Championship game photos OR ...

SLIDESHOW: Winter Olympics opening ceremony

The XXIII Winter Olympics are under way in Pyeongchang, South Korea, running until Feb. 25. Associated Press images from the Feb. 9 opening ceremony are available here. CLICK HERE for slide show.

Wed. 12:40 p.m.: VIDEO – Death threats cause lockdown after teacher arrest

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana school board's office went on temporary lockdown after getting death threats from around the world in response to widely viewed video of a teacher screaming while being handcuffed at a school board meeting. The threats have come from as far away as South ...

VIDEO: Young leaders shine brightly

WARREN — Shock washed over Sarah Ryser’s face when her name was announced Tuesday as winner of the 2017 Twenty Under 20 award. “I really was not expecting this,” the Girard High School senior said. She indicated to the other 19 honorees and said, “Each and every one of you guys is so ...

RG Steel blast furnace taken down Sunday

WARREN — Terry Thorpe said he feels a bit cheated that he was not given the opportunity to see the area’s last remaining blast furnace brought down Sunday afternoon. CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO FOOTAGE OF BLAST FURNACE RAZING: BLAST FURNACE “It’s disappointing,” said Thorpe, who spent 43 ...

SLIDESHOW: Hurricane Irma

Associated Press photos show the preparations for Hurricane Irma, and the path of destruction left in her wake as she sweeps through the Caribbean and into Florida.

SLIDESHOW: Harvey continues to take a toll on Houston area

HOUSTON (AP) — This photo gallery highlights some of the aerial photos taken by AP photographer David J. Phillip of the Houston area. An official says it's too early to say if the thousands of Houston-area homes flooded by Harvey's torrential rains can be rebuilt.About 4,000 homes in the ...

Slideshow: Trump visits Youngstown

A compilation of images from Tuesday, July 25, as Donald Trump visits the Youngstown-Warren area. Images taken by Tribune Chronicle photographer R. Michael Semple, Tribune Chronicle reporter Raymond L. Smith, and the Associated Press.

Slideshow: Champion’s championship run

A compilation of images from Champion High School's 2017 state title run in both boys baseball and girls softball, which culminated Saturday, June 3.

Woman acquitted in Warren shooting killed in Detroit

A 24-year-old woman fatally shot early Sunday in the parking lot of a Detroit-area nightclub is reported to be Regan Jelks, who two years ago was acquitted of manslaughter connected to a 2013 officer-involved shooting death in Warren involving her boyfriend. Detroit police would not release ...

Video shows defendant plunging over courthouse railing

YOUNGSTOWN - Mahoning County Courthouse video shows murder defendant Robert Seman Jr. plunge over the fourth-floor railing toward the marble rotunda this morning. Seman, who was facing murder and rape charges, died in the fall. The video was released by Mahoning County Sheriff Jerry Green ...

Slideshow: 2017 Community Stars

A compilation of images from the March 21, 2017, Trumbull County Community Stars banquet presented by the Tribune Chronicle and Trumbull 100.