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July 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Vets, public have lost trust in VA, secretary says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs has lost the trust of veterans and the... More...

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Entertainment

LIZZIE and the Yee-Haw Gang will play at the next Friday Night Music concert on July 18. The... More...

Saxton receives federal grant for borough cruiser, truck

Saxton Borough has been awarded $52,600 in United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural... More...

Family days

Kids with their parents enjoy a morning of canoeing on Duman Lake in Cambria County near Ebensburg... More...

World

Demand drives oil prices up

Oil prices rose Wednesday on a large drain in U.S. oil inventories and a slight improvement in... More...

Israel agrees to ‘humanitarian’ cease fire

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel agreed to implement a five-hour... More...

Taliban attacks Kabul airpor t

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Gunmen used rockets to attack the Kabul International Airport in... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg wins Cambria County crown, 15-5

CLAYSBURG — Not only do you have to hit well in a championship game, but you also have to... More...

Sports Results

WEDNESDAY, JULY 16 BASEBALL Cambria County American Legion Final Claysburg 15,... More...

CDC director admits lab safety failures

NEW YORK (AP) — The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention acknowledged... More...

Entrants to take aim for the cancer society

Event coordinators are hoping to have more than 200 people show up for the 16th annual Shoot for... More...

Bedford says state won’t impact budget

The new state budget had "no substantial impact" on Bedford Area School District's budget,... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Historical Society will hold a pig roast and silent auction fundraiser next... More...

Obituaries

Virginia P. Jay - 2016-05-05
Lena Marion Shaffer - 2016-05-05
Betty R. Price - 2016-05-03
Madeline L. Zimmers - 2016-05-02
Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16

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State/National

Apple on the hook for $400M in refunds

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple will refund up to $400 million to consumers ensnared in a plot to... More...

Founding father’s home to be sold in N.H.

KINGSTON, N.H. (AP) — The home of New Hampshire Declaration of Independence signer Josiah... More...

Mother of two makes NFL cheer squad at age 40

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — She hadn’t done splits and high kicks since her cheerleading days in... More...

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Youthful offenders

A merica’s experiment with harsh punishment for nonviolent offenders has proved to be... More...

Bush, Obama dream team

Clackety- clack, track after track, the train powers through the night toward the border crossing... More...

State/National Sports

West uses slam to top East in E.L. All-Star Game

ALTOONA — Erie’s Steven Moya provided the big hit for the Western Division when he... More...

A new generation of golfers is emerging at British Open

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Even when he’s not the favorite, Tiger Woods is still the show... More...

Local factory worker makes it a blue-collar type of Open

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — John Singleton had just finished up a practice round along the Irish... More...