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Former YPD chief drops YSU discrimination suit

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Former Youngstown Police Chief Jimmy Hughes is dropping a lawsuit accusing Youngstown State University of discrimination.Hughes’ attorney and the Ohio Attorney General filed a stipulation in U.S. District Court on Friday saying both sides agreed to dismiss the suit and pay their own legal fees. 

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City officials schedule meeting on arson fires in Youngstown

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Youngstown arson investigators are still trying to find out who might be setting vacant house fires on the city's west side.

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Power restored to First Energy customers in the Valley

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After severe thunderstorms on Friday evening, thousands of First Energy customers were without power.

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Foundation donates 150 bikes to kids in Youngstown

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The Red Zone Foundation donated 150 bikes to kids in Youngstown on Saturday. 

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Poland business owner concerned over accidents in front of library

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A Poland business owner feels something needs to be done to address accidents in front of the village's library. 

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Ohio Flags of Honor set up in Boardman

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All weekend long, the Valley has been invited to Boardman to remember Ohio's fallen heroes. 

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4th annual Mahoning Avenue Fall Festival

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Mahoning Avenue came alive today with live music, crafts, a pop-up art gallery and a farmer's market for the Fourth Annual Mahoning Avenue Fall Fest. 

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Sharon's Retro Arcade puts pinball back in style Video included

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It wasn't too long ago that arcades were all over the place. As those started to go away, pinball became sort of a lost art. 

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  • Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative races

    Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative races

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:13:06 GMT
    (David Butler II/Hartford Courant via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2014 file photo, Republican Mark Tweedie, center, is congratulated by campaign treasurer Tim Devanney victory in the Connecticut House 13th District race in Manchester, Conn. Rep. ...(David Butler II/Hartford Courant via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2014 file photo, Republican Mark Tweedie, center, is congratulated by campaign treasurer Tim Devanney victory in the Connecticut House 13th District race in Manchester, Conn. Rep. ...
    Democrats and Republicans are stepping up their spending on state legislative races as they draw nearer to the next round of redistricting.More >>
    Democrats and Republicans are stepping up their spending on state legislative races as they draw nearer to the next round of redistricting.More >>
  • Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort

    Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:11:35 GMT
    (Mike Stocker /South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Aaron and Diana Umpirerre gather in the parking lot to meet others to head to West Palm Beach for a protest, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 in Hollywood, Fla.  Activists marking the one-year anniversary of H...(Mike Stocker /South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP). Aaron and Diana Umpirerre gather in the parking lot to meet others to head to West Palm Beach for a protest, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 in Hollywood, Fla. Activists marking the one-year anniversary of H...
    Activists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Ricostage a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.More >>
    Activists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Ricostage a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.More >>
  • Travel still dangerous in flooded areas of North Carolina

    Travel still dangerous in flooded areas of North Carolina

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:11 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:11:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). A sign commemorating the rebuilding of the town of Nichols, which was flooded two years earlier from Hurricane Matthew, stands in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Nichols, S.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Vi...(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert). A sign commemorating the rebuilding of the town of Nichols, which was flooded two years earlier from Hurricane Matthew, stands in floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence in Nichols, S.C., Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Vi...
    A North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence.More >>
    A North Carolina town where a levee breached is among the latest to feel the punch of Hurricane Florence.More >>
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  • AP source: Kavanaugh, Ford agree to testify on Thursday

    AP source: Kavanaugh, Ford agree to testify on Thursday

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:13:13 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, in Springfield, Mo.
    Kavanaugh accuser seeks one more day to decide conditions under which she would testify to Senate panel.More >>
    Kavanaugh accuser seeks one more day to decide conditions under which she would testify to Senate panel.More >>
  • Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative races

    Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative races

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:13 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:13:06 GMT
    (David Butler II/Hartford Courant via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2014 file photo, Republican Mark Tweedie, center, is congratulated by campaign treasurer Tim Devanney victory in the Connecticut House 13th District race in Manchester, Conn. Rep. ...(David Butler II/Hartford Courant via AP, File). FILE - In this Nov. 4, 2014 file photo, Republican Mark Tweedie, center, is congratulated by campaign treasurer Tim Devanney victory in the Connecticut House 13th District race in Manchester, Conn. Rep. ...
    Democrats and Republicans are stepping up their spending on state legislative races as they draw nearer to the next round of redistricting.More >>
    Democrats and Republicans are stepping up their spending on state legislative races as they draw nearer to the next round of redistricting.More >>
  • Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

    Some see signs of hope on North Korea as Trump heads to UN

    Saturday, September 22 2018 10:12 PM EDT2018-09-23 02:12:39 GMT
    (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Wong Maye-E, File). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House, in Washington on Feb. 26, 2018, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un atte...(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Wong Maye-E, File). FILE - This combination of two file photos shows U.S. President Donald Trump, left, speaking in the State Dining Room of the White House, in Washington on Feb. 26, 2018, and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un atte...
    In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery.More >>
    In the year since President Donald Trump's searing, debut U.N. speech fueled fears of nuclear conflict with North Korea, the two leaders have turned from threats to flattery.More >>
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  • Cosby to fight 'sexually violent predator' tag at sentencing

    Cosby to fight 'sexually violent predator' tag at sentencing

    Saturday, September 22 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-09-22 22:44:00 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2014, file photo, comedian and Navy veteran Bill Cosby speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony in Philadelphia.  Cosby’s sentencing hearing Monday, Sept. 24, 2018 is set to start with testimony about ...(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File). FILE - In this Nov. 11, 2014, file photo, comedian and Navy veteran Bill Cosby speaks during a Veterans Day ceremony in Philadelphia. Cosby’s sentencing hearing Monday, Sept. 24, 2018 is set to start with testimony about ...
    Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing Monday is set to begin with testimony about his sex offender evaluation and a fierce debate over whether the 81-year-old actor should be branded a 'sexually violent predator'.More >>
    Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing Monday is set to begin with testimony about his sex offender evaluation and a fierce debate over whether the 81-year-old actor should be branded a 'sexually violent predator'.More >>
  • Surgery called success for Allman Brothers' Dickey Betts

    Surgery called success for Allman Brothers' Dickey Betts

    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-09-22 20:22:40 GMT
    (Jason Vorhees/The Macon Telegraph via AP, File). FILE - In this June 3, 2017, file photo, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band Dickey Betts exits the funeral of Gregg Allman at Snow's Memorial Chapel, in Macon, Ga. Betts is in “critical but sta...(Jason Vorhees/The Macon Telegraph via AP, File). FILE - In this June 3, 2017, file photo, founding member of the Allman Brothers Band Dickey Betts exits the funeral of Gregg Allman at Snow's Memorial Chapel, in Macon, Ga. Betts is in “critical but sta...
    Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dickey Betts has had successful surgery after slipping and hitting his head while playing with his dog in Florida.More >>
    Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dickey Betts has had successful surgery after slipping and hitting his head while playing with his dog in Florida.More >>
  • Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos

    Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence, immigration in videos

    Saturday, September 22 2018 4:22 PM EDT2018-09-22 20:22:09 GMT
    (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018 file photo, Taboo from Black Eyed Peas performs "Where is the Love?" at the "Families Belong Together: Freedom for Immigrants" March in Los Angeles. The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun...(Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this June 30, 2018 file photo, Taboo from Black Eyed Peas performs "Where is the Love?" at the "Families Belong Together: Freedom for Immigrants" March in Los Angeles. The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun...
    The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song "Big Love".More >>
    The Black Eyed Peas tackle gun violence at schools and immigration in two new music videos for their song "Big Love".More >>
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