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 ...

Tribune Chronicle file photo / Virginia Shank
Terry Thorpe and his son, Travis Thorpe, in September 2016 catch a final glimpse of the blast furnace at the former RG Steel mill on the southwest side of Warren. Terry Thorpe worked at the plant 43 years as a crane operator.

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.

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.

Slideshow: Early Inauguration

A compilation of images from Thursday, Jan. 19 as Donald Trump prepares to take the oath of office on Friday.