MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Washington State Patrol detectives are looking for a second commercial truck believed to have been on the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River when a section of that bridge collapsed May 23,
Today is Wednesday, June 5, the 156th day of 2013. There are 209 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On June 5, 1963, Britain’s Secretary of State for War, John Profumo, resigned after acknowledging an
A Boardman woman told police she fatally stabbed her boyfriend after she caught him in bed with a neighbor.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A judge accepted James Holmes’ long-awaited plea of not guilty by reason of insanity Tuesday and ordered him to undergo a mental evaluation — an examination that could be a decisive factor in whether
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania woman has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the stabbing death of her boyfriend 1½ years ago.… More »
Locally grown fruits and vegetables are once again available at five different sites in Trumbull and Mahoning counties through Grow Youngstown.
The Youngstown School Board held a public hearing to discuss the possibility of superintendent Connie Hathorn’s retirement and rehiring.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A frequent foe of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie who’s seeking another term as mayor of Atlantic City has won a primary election against two fellow Democrats, including a county official his party
WASHINGTON (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama has threatened to leave a nighttime fundraiser unless a protester quit interrupting her speech.
Mrs. Obama was speaking Tuesday evening at a Democratic National Committee fundraiser in Washington. According to a
RED LION, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania school district has refused to allow a transgender student’s male name to be announced during his graduation ceremony later this week.
Eighteen-year-old Isaak Wolfe had asked the Red Lion Area
PAHALA, Hawaii (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-5.6 earthquake struck off the southeast coast of Hawaii.
Tuesday afternoon’s earthquake was centered about 34 miles southeast of Pahala on the Big Island, at a depth of
RED LION, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania school district has refused to allow a transgender student’s male name to be announced during his… More »
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and state Sen. Barbara Buono are headed for a showdown in November’s general election.
Christie brushed aside a token challenge in the Republican gubernatorial primary and Buono likewise won
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wife of a Chinese-American businessman who was held in China for nearly five years after he became involved in a business dispute says her husband has returned to his California home.
BEIJING (AP) — Chen Xitong, who as Beijing’s mayor backed the military crackdown on the Tiananmen Square democratic movement but later expressed regret for the loss of life, died days before its 24th anniversary, according to media reports
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is vetoing a bill that would have allowed some young immigrants who are living in the U.S. illegally to apply for a temporary driver’s license in the state.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota high school cheerleader is accused of prostituting a younger student.
Eighteen-year-old Montia Marie Parker faces charges of sex trafficking and promoting prostitution.
Parker was a senior at Hopkins High School. She allegedly set
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says only Turks can solve the problem of anti-government protests sowing unrest in Turkey. But he says the U.S. is concerned and isn’t indifferent to the outcome.
Thousands have joined rallies
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — The court-martial of Pfc. Bradley Manning, the central figure in a massive leak of government documents, is focused on secrecy and government security. Yet his trial has become a secretive drama that allows
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A bill designed to boost state spending on Pennsylvania’s transportation systems by almost 50 percent a year is prepared for… More »