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Worst mass shooting in US history: 50 slain at gay nightclub

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It had been an evening of drinking, dancing and drag shows. After hours of revelry, the party-goers crowding the gay nightclub known as the Pulse took their last sips before the place closed. More...


Florida police seek motive for killing of ‘The Voice’ singer

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Christina Grimmie was a vivacious, outgoing singer whose career was born on social media and propelled toward the big time by television. More...

Lawyer says Qatar detained Dutch woman who reported rape

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Dutch woman who told Qatari police she had been drugged and raped in March has been in government detention ever since on unclear charges, a lawyer said Saturday.  More...

Dozens of Nigerian army officers fired over corruption

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria is firing dozens of senior officers accused of corruption and the theft of billions of dollars meant to buy arms to fight the Boko Haram Islamic insurgency, the army and an officer privy to the list said Saturday.& More...


Making English our official language is common sense

The United States isone of only afew countries in theworld without an official language. Because of this, 31 states inour union have taken matters into theirown hands, and made the decision to formally adopt English as their official language. More...

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Why Judge Curiel may be Donald Trump’s best friend

Sweet Land of Liberty

On May 6, Daniel Petrocelli, the lead lawyer defending Donald Trump against two class action fraud lawsuits, appeared before U.S. Judge Gonzalo Curiel in San Diego at a hearing to set a trial date. More...



NAACP meeting The monthly General Membership Meeting of the Fayette County NAACP will be held June 21 at 6 p.m. in the SW PA Area Agency On Aging Conference Room, 137 N. Beeson Ave., Uniontown. Fundraiser More...

Diet can help prevent kidney stones

Ask Dr. K

DEAR DOCTOR K: I recently passed a kidney stone, and it was really painful. My doctor gave me medicine. Is there anything else I can do to prevent another one? More...

Father’s Day


Make this the best Father’s Day ever with five awesome handmade gifts designed by the dad behind mod craft site Made by Joel. Use the templates at as a jumping-off point for these projects. More...

Lions Park Concert series kicks off

Dorothy Hann of South Connellsville dances to a song performed by the Del Sols during Connellsville Lions Club’s annual concert series which kicked off Sunday night. More...

Constable injured during Connellsville pursuit

A Pennsylvania State Constable was injured during a pursuit in Connellsville on Friday.  Connellsville police said the constable, who was not identified, was taken to Highlands Hospital by Fayette EMS for treatment of injuries.  More...


Keith A. King

Formerly of Scottdale

Keith Allen King passed away, Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the age of 74, at David Grant Medical Center on Travis AFB, CA. More...

Brunhilde Rodeheaver

Boscawen, N.H.

Brunhilde Rodeheaver (Mottl) age, 87, died peacefully at the Merrimack County Nursing Home on Sunday June 5, 2016 after a spirited 16 year battle with Alzheimer’s disease. More...

Arts and Entertainment

On This Date

In 1966, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Miranda v. Arizona that police must inform suspects of their rights before questioning them. In 1967, Thurgood Marshall became the first African- American Supreme Court justice.  More...


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Pittsburgh ices San Jose in six games

SAN JOSE, Calif. More...

Kershey traveling Europe via gridiron

When someone wants to travel the world, he often joins the military or takes part in a study abroad program. Matthew Kershey plays football. More...

Sports Notices

BASKETBALL Falcon camp More...

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