An Everett man is facing drug charges after he allegedly dropped suspected methamphetamine on the floor of the Sheetz in Everett.
A Huntingdon County man in jail on charges he sexually abused four children in three counties had some charges withdrawn against him in Bedford County on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is moving to end a federal agreement that limits how long immigrant children can be kept in detention. A court fight will almost certainly follow over the government’s desire to hold migrant families until their cases are decided.
Party in the Park has been rescheduled to Sept. 7. The event, rescheduled from Aug. 15 due to inclement weather, will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. at Tenley Park in Everett and will feature Desperado, an Eagles tribute band.
ATLANTA (AP) — The first day of fall semester brought fear to Clark Atlanta University, where students worried about their safety the day after gunshots were fired into a crowd of 200 people outside the school’s library.
HELSINKI (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin insisted Wednesday that a recent deadly explosion at a military testing site in northwestern Russia hasn’t posed any radiation threat, but he remained coy about the circumstances of the mysterious incident.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Imagine lending money to someone and having to pay for the privilege of doing so. Or being asked to invest and informed of how much money you’ll lose.
Fred Gaudelli knew NBC would have to come up with something grand for this season’s “Sunday Night Football” opener since the NFL is celebrating its 100th anniversary.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — New California data shows insurance companies declined to renew nearly 350,000 home insurance policies in areas at high risk for wildfire since the state began collecting data in 2015.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Escalating an international spat , President Donald Trump said Wednesday he scrapped his trip to Denmark because the prime minister made a “nasty” statement when she rejected his idea to buy Greenland as an absurdity.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon is pulling the plug on a billion-dollar, technically troubled project to build a better weapon that would destroy incoming missiles. The move is aimed in part at considering new approaches to missile defense at a time of rapid technological change.
Strong earnings reports from several big retailers helped drive stocks broadly higher on Wall Street Wednesday as the market bounced back from its first loss in four days.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal budget deficit is expected to balloon to more than $1 trillion in the next fiscal year under the first projections taking into account the big budget deal that President Donald Trump and Congress reached this summer, the Congressional Budget Office reported Wednesday.
A Bedford man, who owned an assisted living center in Mifflin County that was shut down in 2016 because of poor facility conditions, has agreed to plead guilty to a federal charge that he failed to forward about $224,000 in employment taxes to the Internal Revenue Service over an 18-month period.
NEW OXFORD, Pa. (AP) — Police say a recently fired employee at a poultry processing facility returned to the business, shot and killed his former boss and then himself.
Dozens of Claysburg-Kimmel High School students who want to get a jump on college courses may have their tuition paid by the Claysburg Education Foundation.
The energy company studying the potential for wind turbines in the area of Bedford, East St. Clair and South Woodbury townships cited its development of a natural gas facility in Cambria County as an example of how it will work with local communities in Bedford County.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is urging the passage of a law requiring Pennsylvania gun owners to report stolen or lost firearms, suggesting Tuesday that it could have prevented the shooter in last week’s wounding of six Philadelphia police officers from getting such firepower.
NEW DELHI (AP) — An unmanned spacecraft India launched last month began orbiting the moon Tuesday as it approaches the lunar south pole to study previously discovered water deposits.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a New Jersey woman left three young children alone in a car for two hours while she gambled at a Pennsylvania casino. Milady Borda is facing three counts of child endangerment.
NEW YORK (AP) — See your “Friends” on the big screen. Deck out your place with “Friends” decor. Wear your “Friends” as jewelry. Heck, buy the “Friends” Lego set and pretend it’s for your kid.
A truck driver who threatened to “shoot up” a church in Memphis and said he was haunted by “spiritual snakes and spiders” people put in his bed was arrested in Indiana, less than a week before the day of the planned attacks, authorities said in newly filed court records.
The Bedford Area School District’s school board toured the high school’s new weight room during its meeting Tuesday night before continuing discussions about a larger renovation project on the high school’s athletic wing.
ROME (AP) — Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte resigned Tuesday, blaming the collapse of his 14-month-old populist government on his rebellious, anti-migrant Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, who triggered a political crisis to try to force early elections.
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union and Britain, which are hurtling toward what many economists say could be a costly, damaging no-deal split in a little over two months, kicked off a high-wire week of diplomacy Tuesday by entrenching themselves deeper in their irreconcilable positions.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Dozens of legal briefs supporting fired funeral director Aimee Stephens at the Supreme Court use "she" and "her" to refer to the transgender woman.
NEW YORK (AP) — When Donald Trump assumed the presidency, conservative religious leaders drew up “wish lists’ of steps they hoped he’d take to oppose abortion and rein in the LGBTQ-rights movement. With a flurry of recent actions, Trump’s administration is now winning their praise for aggres…
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Missouri farmer blamed for running the largest organic food fraud scheme in U.S. history has died by suicide, weeks before he was to report to federal prison to begin serving a 10-year term, a coroner said Tuesday.
SAXTON — Members of the Tussey Mountain elementary and high school teaching staffs and support personnel Tuesday participated in the third of a series of armed shooter exercises aimed at preparing them for such a situation.
EVERETT — The Everett Area School District hired a new assistant principal for its middle and high schools on Monday, filling a newly created position intended to replace the head teacher role.
SAXTON — A Saxton-Liberty Police Department officer will once again be in the halls of the Tussey Mountain School District Schools pending Saxton Borough approval.
A fishing magnate known as the Codfather will never be allowed to return to U.S. fisheries, the federal government said Monday in announcing it has settled its civil case against a man whose arrest for shirking quotas and smuggling profits overseas shocked the East Coast industry.
NEW YORK (AP) — Planned Parenthood said Monday it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a boy playing with matches in a laundry room caused a fire over the weekend that injured two firefighters and displaced dozens of people.
ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Department of Natural Resources says the search continues for the body of a man who died when a boat he was on capsized in Lake Erie.