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Rutgers reporter asks Obama for interview

WASHINGTON (AP) — A college reporter spending time the White House has landed what many beat reporters long for: an interview with President Barack Obama.  More...

Israel treads carefully with claim to Golan

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has sparked a new diplomatic brushfire by declaring that the Golan Heights, seized from Syria in the 1967 Mideast war, is and should remain “under Israel’s sovereignty perma More...

Frazier changes tuition policy; athletic director resigns

Frazier School Board this week voted to reverse its current policy of charging tuition to the children of full-time district employees who live outside the district.  More...

Rabies clinic scheduled in Indian Head

The Indian Head Church of God, 691 Indian Creek Valley Road, will hold a drive-thru rabies clinic 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The cost is $9 per pet. This clinic fundraiser benefits their missions program.  More...

Lozier honored as Citizen of the year

By officially distinguishing James “Jim” Lozier as its Citizen of the Year Award on Sunday, the Rotary Club of Mt. Pleasant put the official seal on a memorable moment in the history of what has become a time-honored tradition.  More...

Suspected midrange North Korean missiles fail

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea attempted unsuccessfully to launch two suspected powerful intermediate-range missiles on Thursday, South Korean defense officials said, bringing the number of apparent failures in recent weeks to three.&nbs More...

Teen pleads guilty to attempted murder in cafeteria shooting

HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — A 15-year-old boy pleaded guilty Thursday to charges expected to keep him locked up at least until he’s 21 for opening fire on fellow students in a school cafeteria for reasons that remain unclear.  More...

Whitey Bulger’s girlfriend gets 21 more months in prison

BOSTON (AP) — The longtime girlfriend of Boston gangster James “Whitey” Bulger was sentenced Thursday to an additional 21 months in prison by a judge who said she had shown a “twisted” sense of loyalty to Bulger by refus More...

Fay-Penn nears completion of Dunbar Business Park

The Dunbar Township Business Park, located near the Fayette County Fiargrounds on Route 119, is near completion.  That was the news presented during the Fay-Penn Economic Development Council’s quarterly meeting.  More...

Peer mentors work to provide drug abuse awareness

With the Mt. More...

Perry Township supervisor elected officer for township association

Members of the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors have elected Andrew “A.J.” Boni, chairman of the board of supervisors for Perry Township, to a one-year term as assistant secretary-treasurer.  More...

Brother, others related to San Bernardino shooters arrested

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three people with close family ties to the couple responsible for the San Bernardino terror attack were arrested Thursday in an alleged marriage fraud scheme involving a pair of Russian sisters.  More...

Some principals charged with kickbacks faced financial woes

DETROIT (AP) — A dozen Detroit principals and an administrator are accused of finding a way to bleed their struggling public schools of $900,000 — ordering chairs, writing paper and other supplies that in most cases were never delivered, More...

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