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September 14, 2017 RSS feed / News

Perry residents seek recycling solution with council

Approximately 20 residents of Perryopolis filled the borough’s council chambers during Wednesday meeting, hoping for a compromise with council regarding the recycling program.  “We’re destroying our earth by not doing this,&rdq More...

Cops: Man asked stepdad to leave, then shot mom in hospital

NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. More...

Six die at Florida nursing home in Irma’s sweltering aftermath

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. More...

Stampede suspected in walrus deaths

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Thousands of Pacific walrus are coming to Alaska’s northwest shore again in the absence of summer sea ice and not all are surviving.  A survey Monday of a mile of coastline near the Inupiaq Eskimo village of More...

Officials: Student killed while confronting shooter at high school

ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) — A student who opened fire in a hallway at a Washington state high school killed a classmate who confronted him Wednesday and wounded three others before being stopped by a staff member, authorities said.  More...

Berkeley braces for visit by right-wing speaker Ben Shapiro

BERKELEY, Calif. More...

Scientists: Future of oldest tree species on Earth in peril

FRESNO, Calif. More...

Event to offer great entertainment

If great entertainment is something you enjoy then you will not be disappointed this weekend as the upcoming Scottdale Fall Festival will feature three days filled with music and more.  “We have a lot of great music lined up for the festiv More...

Festival to feature vendors

They will be greeted with a large array of vendors and booths who will be offering a wide variety of crafts and other wares.  The Scottdale Festival Fall committee has been working hard to bring new and exciting things to the event, and festival More...

Library to hold fundraiser

During a special meeting of the Scottdale Friends of the Library, the group talked about the upcoming Scottdale Fall Festival, which has been a very successful fundraiser for the group. More...

Egypt acknowledges secret arrest of human rights lawyer

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt on Wednesday acknowledged the detention of a human rights lawyer who went missing on his way to a U.N. conference on forced disappearances, accusing him of disseminating fake news. More...

Puzzling study prompts call to examine relationship between flu vaccine and miscarriage

NEW YORK (AP) — A puzzling study of U.S. pregnancies found that women who had miscarriages between 2010 and 2012 were more likely to have had backto back annual flu shots that included protection against swine flu.  More...

Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli has bail revoked, heads to jail

NEW YORK (AP) — Former pharmaceuticals company CEO Martin Shkreli had his bail revoked and was headed to jail Wednesday while awaiting sentencing for a securities fraud conviction.  A judge heard arguments about whether the provocative onl More...

Wildfires spark calls to thin tree-choked forests

SALEM, Ore. More...

House GOP looks to borrowing, no new taxes to plug deficit

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Regulators take first step to ban fracking near Delaware River

NEWTOWN, Pa. More...

Court denies teacher’s appeal in 1975 strangling

ERIE, Pa. More...

Indiana University of Pa. to celebrate Constitution Day

INDIANA, Pa.—Indiana University of Pennsylvania will celebrate Constitution Day on Sept. 18, with two events free and open to the community. Constitution Day commemorates the September 1787 signing of the U.S. More...

Scottdale Fall Festival to kick off Friday

The temperature has started to drop, the leaves are starting to turn and both of those indications mean fall festival season is upon us.  The Scottdale Fall Fest kicks off Friday with Miss Scottdale Fall Festival at 4 p.m. More...

Festival schedule listed

This is the Fall Festival schedule:  Friday   Gazebo stage:  • 4 p.m. Miss Scottdale Fall Festival  • 4:30 Shiva Skydriver  • 6 p.m. More...

Event offers fun for everyone

If you can’t find something fun to do at the upcoming Scottdale Fall Festival then you simply didn’t try hard enough as there will be plenty to do for everyone at the three-day weekend event. More...

Man accused in plot to bomb Somali apartments blames others

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of conspiring to bomb a Kansas apartment complex housing Somali refugees argued Wednesday that he was unaware his co-defendants intended to carry out the attack.  More...

U.N. chief: Myanmar Rohingyas are victims of ethnic cleansing

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Wednesday that ethnic cleansing is taking place in Myanmar against the Rohingya Muslim minority, and the U.N. More...

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