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April 20, 2017 RSS feed / News

Hearing continued for woman charged in fatal accident

A Connellsville woman’s preliminary hearing was continued Wednesday in connection with a fatal 2015 accident in Dunbar Township.  More...

Uniontown Hospital to host community shred event for Earth Week celebration

On Friday, April 21, Uniontown Hospital will partner with Shred-It, the hospital’s document shredding company, to provide free shredding services to securely destroy paper documents.  More...

Sportsmen’s interest in Three Gun competition growing

LEBANON, Pa. (AP) — The last time Jon Beecher went deer hunting he felt like he pulled into an overcrowded Wal-Mart parking lot instead of the state game lands.  More...

Pennsylvania judge awards five families in loan agency scheme $6.5 million

EASTON, Pa. More...

Inside a Colorado pot club – a rare and endangered species

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. More...

Divisions abound 22 years after Oklahoma City bombing

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Remembering the Oklahoma City bombing has taken on a new meaning for Brian Martinez in the era of Donald Trump.  His father, a pastor, was among the 168 people killed in the explosion at the Alfred P. More...

Israeli defense officials: Assad still has chemical weapons

JERUSALEM (AP) — Syria still has up to three tons of chemical weapons, Israeli defense officials said Wednesday in the first specific intelligence assessment of President Bashar Assad’s weapons capabilities since a deadly chemical attack More...

EPA chief makes first Superfund site visit with Indiana stop

EAST CHICAGO, Ind. More...

Dunbar Township Lions, Lionesses make local donations

The Dunbar Township Lions and Lionesses clubs recently made donations to two local organizations. More...

O’Reilly out at Fox News Channel, still denies allegations

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel’s parent company fired Bill O’Reilly on Wednesday following an investigation into harassment allegations, bringing a stunning end to cable news’ most popular program and one that came to define More...

Uniontown Hospital recognizes National Donate Life Month

Nationally, more than 118,000 people are awaiting an organ transplant.  Every day, 22 people will die without receiving one.  One Pennsylvanian dies every 18 hours waiting for an organ transplant.  More...

Nevada woman accused of faking son’s death to solicit gifts, money

RENO, Nev. More...

IUP hosts several events to recognize Hunger Awareness Week

INDIANA, Pa. – For the fourth year in a row, Indiana University of Pennsylvania faculty and students, working with a number of community agencies, will present Hunger Awareness Week events and the Seedling Project from April 24-28.  More...

Survivalist convicted in sniper ambush

MILFORD, Pa. More...

Crack open a lukewarm one: Indiana’s quirky rules about beer

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana law allows someone to walk out of a convenience store and crack open a beer purchased there, but it can’t be a cold one. More...

Two killed amid massive anti-government marches in Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Two people were shot dead as opponents of President Nicolas Maduro flooded the streets of Caracas and other Venezuelan cities Wednesday, battling security forces in what’s been dubbed the “mother of all mar More...

AP Source: Exxon seeks OK to resume Russian oil venture

WASHINGTON (AP) — Exxon Mobil is seeking permission from the U.S. government for approval to resume drilling around the Black Sea with a Russian partner, state-owned Rosneft, according to a person familiar with the matter. More...

Simmons speaks out on absence

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After an absence from the spotlight, Richard Simmons is speaking out directly to his fans, saying, “Hope to see you again soon!”  More...

Local schools announce third nine-week honor rolls

The following local students have been named to the honor rolls for the third nine-week grading period at their respective schools. Geibel Junior-Senior High School GRADE 12 Highest Honors More...

Pennsylvania AG’s office says it busted up fraudulent license plate crime ring

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Ann Coulter vows to speak at Berkeley despite cancellation

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ann Coulter fired off an angry stream of tweets Wednesday vowing to speak as planned next week at the University of California, Berkeley after campus officials called off the event for security concerns.  More...

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