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Fri. 11:40 a.m.: Warren man found bleeding, robbed

WARREN - An unidentified man was found bleeding and lying face-down on a northwest side Warren roadway Thursday evening. He had suffered a serious head wound and was found near the corner of Nevada Avenue and McMyler Street NW. He was taken by ambulance to Trumbull Regional Medical Center, ...

Fri. 11:30 a.m.: UK economy shrinks for first time since 2012 as Brexit bites

LONDON (AP) — The British economy unexpectedly shrank in the second quarter for the first time since 2012 as Brexit uncertainties heaped pressure on firms, official figures showed Friday. The decline is set to raise alarm that the economy could experience its first recession in a decade. ...

Thu. 9:37 a.m.: Mayors urge Senate to return to Washington for gun bill vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 200 mayors, including two anguished by mass shootings in Texas and Ohio, are urging the Senate to return to the Capitol to act on gun safety legislation amid criticism that Congress is failing to respond to back-to-back shootings that left 31 people dead. In a ...

Thu. 9:31 a.m.: New UN warming report sees hungry future that can be avoided

WASHINGTON (AP) — On the ground, climate change is hitting us where it counts: the stomach — not to mention the forests, plants and animals. A new United Nations scientific report examines how global warming and land interact in a vicious cycle. Human-caused climate change is dramatically ...

Thu. 9:26 a.m.: Fans recreate Beatles’ Abbey Road cover shot 50 years later

LONDON (AP) — It was 50 years ago today, that The Beatles caused a traffic delay. And hundreds of fans of the Fab Four gathered at a crosswalk in London's St. John's Wood neighborhood today to recreate the "Abbey Road" cover shot, half a century after it was shot. Spectators snapped photos ...

Thu. 9:23 a.m.: 3 killed when small plane crashes in backyard of home

WILLOW GROVE, Pa. (AP) — A small plane has crashed in the backyard of an eastern Pennsylvania home, killing three people aboard the aircraft. The single-engine plane went down around 6:20 a.m. today in Willow Grove, shortly after taking off from Northeast Philadelphia Airport. It wasn't ...

Wed. 9:21 a.m.: Dayton warily awaits Trump in wake of mass shooting

DAYTON (AP) — Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley's stricken community will have a visitor today in President Donald Trump, who in the wake of two mass shootings over the weekend has made calls for unity on the heels of his divisive political talk. White House officials said Trump's visits to Texas and ...

Wed. 9:13 a.m.: China warns Hong Kong facing biggest crisis since handover

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong is facing its "most severe situation" since its handover from British rule in 1997 following weeks of demonstrations and the central government is considering what measures to take next, the head of Beijing's Cabinet office responsible for the territory said ...

Wed. 9:07 a.m.: Trump says S. Korea paying more for military protection

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says South Korea has agreed to pay the United States "substantially more" for protection against North Korea. He says talks have begun to further increase payments. Trump tweeted this morning that last year "South Korea paid $990,000,000." South ...

Wed. 9:01 a.m.: Kim says North Korean launches were warning to US, South

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said today leader Kim Jong Un supervised a live-fire demonstration of newly developed, short-range ballistic missiles intended to send a warning to the United States and South Korea over their joint military exercises. The official Korean Central News ...

Wed. 8:48 a.m.: European stocks push on as China stabilizes currency

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets continued to recover ground today after China's decision to stabilize its currency eased some tensions around the trade war with the U.S. European stocks were doing particularly well, having failed to rebound the previous day. Many global indexes endured ...

Wed. 8:46 a.m.: Taliban suicide blast in Kabul kills 14 people; 145 wounded

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Taliban suicide car bomber targeted a police station in the Afghan capital today, killing 14 people and wounding 145, most of them civilians, officials said in one of the worst attacks in Kabul this year. The shattering morning blast rocked much of the city, just ...

Tue. 10:14 a.m.: DeWine urges gun sale background checks after shooting

DAYTON (AP) — Facing pressure to take action after the latest mass shooting in the U.S., Ohio's Republican governor urged the GOP-led state Legislature this morning to pass laws requiring background checks for nearly all gun sales and allowing courts to restrict firearms access for people ...

Tue. 8:57 a.m.: Trump freezes Venezuelan government assets amid tensions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration froze all Venezuelan government assets in a dramatic escalation of tensions with Nicolas Maduro that places his socialist administration alongside a short list of adversaries from Cuba, North Korea, Syria and Iran that have been targeted by such ...

Tue. 8:49 a.m.: China’s yuan falls further amid trade war fears

BEIJING (AP) — China allowed its currency to fall further today and accused Washington of destroying the global economic order, fueling fears about increasing damage from their trade war. The yuan declined to 7.0562 to the U.S. dollar before strengthening to 7.0297 in the afternoon. That ...

Tue. 8:44 a.m.: US carrier sails into disputed waters amid new flare-ups

ABOARD THE USS RONALD REAGAN, South China Sea (AP) — A U.S. aircraft carrier has sailed through the disputed South China Sea in the latest show of America's military might amid new territorial flare-ups involving China and three rival claimant states. The U.S. Navy flew a small group of ...

Tues. 4:10 p.m.: Hundreds without power in Trumbull

WARREN -- More than 1,000 First Energy customers are without power after a powerful storm blew through Trumbull County just before 3 p.m. Most of the outages -- 655 -- are in Warren. A tree fell over at Courthouse Square and landed on a tent that was being set up for this weekend's Italian ...

Ryan campaign: suspension of campaign temporary

WARREN - U.S. Rep. Timothy J. Ryan, D-Howland, a candidate for the Democratic nomination for president is not permanently suspending his campaign. Ryan is temporarily suspending the campaign while he spends time in Ohio, but plans to return to the field of more than 20 Democrats competing for ...

Mon. 12:12 p.m.: Trump vows action after El Paso, Dayton shootings

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump this morning condemned weekend shootings in Texas and Ohio as barbaric crimes "against all humanity" and called for bipartisan cooperation to respond to an epidemic of gun violence. He offered scant details on possible action. Trump said he wants ...