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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 ...

Mon. 7:40 p.m.: Planning commission investigation cost $42,000

WARREN -- A report detailing an investigation into claims made by the director of the Trumbull County Planning Commission against other county officials cost $42,000, according to a bill provided Monday by Trumbull County Commissioner Frank Fuda. The conflict the report details was primarily ...

Mon. 7:25 p.m.: Waste district investigation cost $21,000

WARREN -- An investigatory report some members of the board governing the Geauga-Trumbull Solid Waste Management District refuse to release to the public cost $21,000 to produce, according to an invoice. The claims district employees made against the former director of the district were ...

Mon. 11:04 a.m.: Singer, actress Doris Day dead at 97

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doris Day, the honey-voiced singer and actress whose film dramas, musicals and innocent sex comedies made her a top star in the 1950s and '60s and among the most popular screen actresses in history, has died. She was 97. In recent years, Day had been an animal rights ...

Mon. 10:55 a.m.: Eldredge, Thomas booked at Youngstown amp

Two more shows have been added to the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre lineup. Brett Eldredge, who has headlined at the Covelli Centre, will play the new venue on Aug. 2. The platinum-selling artist has a top 10 country hit with "Love Someone." Tickets range from $37.50 to $69.50. Rob ...

Sat. 5:15 p.m.: Bar shooting victims released from hospital

WARREN — Three people who were in were injured in a Friday night shooting at a Warren tavern have been released from the hospital, according to information released from the bar on social media. The University at Larchmont Tavern, 1706 Larchmont Ave. NE., today posted information stating ...

Sat. 4 p.m.: Potential sale of GM Lordstown plant clouded with doubt

LORDSTOWN - The fate of the shuttered General Motors Lordstown plant remains very much up in the air even after a tweet from President Donald Trump heralded the potential sale of a factory he has shown an intense interest in saving. That's because the buyer is a fledgling electric vehicle ...

Fri. 4 p.m.: Woman killed by train identified

WARREN - The woman struck and killed by a train in Newton Township late Wednesday has been identified as Michelle Williams, 50, of Newton Falls. The Trumbull County Coroner's Office identified her this afternoon. The death is still under investigation, but there were no signs of foul play, ...

Fri. 9:32 a.m.: US consumer prices up 0.3 percent on gas, housing costs

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer prices increased 0.3 percent in April, led by more expensive gasoline, apartment rents and appliances. The Labor Department said this morning that the consumer price index climbed 2 percent in the year ending in April. Excluding the volatile food and energy ...