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    Harvey Weinstein Surrenders To Authorities On Sexual Assault Charges

    Updated at 8:46 a.m. ET

    Harvey Weinstein surrendered Friday to authorities at a police station in New York City, where the Hollywood megaproducer has been charged with rape, criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct.

    Weinstein arrived early in the morning at the New York Police Department's First Precinct in Lower Manhattan, ushered into the station by law enforcement officers as members of the media crowded behind metal barriers erected outside. He kept his gaze lowered while shuffling past a barrage of shouted questions.

  • Roman Catholics And Evangelicals Move Apart In Their Political Priorities

    Catholics and evangelicals, two Christian groups who have had overlapping political priorities in the past, find their agendas diverging in the era of President Donald Trump and Pope Francis. Tensions between the two faith traditions are hardly new. As fierce adversaries, they once...
  • Nebraska Police Seize Record Amount Of Fentanyl

    Police in Nebraska say they've seized 118 pounds of pure fentanyl — one of the largest seizures in U.S. history, they say, and enough to kill more than 26 million people, according to government estimates. Nebraska State Patrol troopers say they seized the drugs during a traffic...

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  • WARREN, Ohio – The Community Improvement Corporation of Warren and Trumbull County is still awaiting a decision from the state of Ohio on its application for tax-exempt status for the former RG Steel building. The review covers the 2015, 2016 and 2017 tax years, as well as this year. If the...
     
  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – A seminar hosted by the Northeast Ohio Trade & Economic Consortium and the Port of Cleveland will educate businesses on how to mitigate the impact of recent and expected import duties. The seminar will be held June 13 at the Embassy Suites in Independence. Among the topics...
     
  • YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The City Club of the Mahoning Valley will host its State of the Valley dinner 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 25 at Packard Music Hall. The panel discussion will feature Youngstown Mayor Jamael Tito Brown, Warren Mayor Doug Franklin, Warren community development director Michael Keys and...
     

Composer's Datebook

  • In 1967, the Beatles released a song about “a girl with kaleidoscope eyes,” but on today’s date in 1870, it was “a girl with ENAMEL eyes” that was the subject of a ballet that debuted in today’s date at the Paris Opéra.

  • On today’s date in 1911, Edward Elgar conducted the first performance of his Second Symphony with the Queen’s Hall Orchestra.

  • In 1805, a 56-year-old Italian man of letters immigrated to America.