A Pennsylvania state legislator who has been a harsh critic of Marcellus Shale gas drilling has apologized for making anonymous attacks on constituents who support drilling.
NEW YORK (AP) — Leon Panetta is the latest Cabinet member who served during President Barack Obama’s first term to have a book deal.
The 74-year-old Panetta has an agreement with Penguin Press for a memoir about his
Ursuline advances to the Division III Regional Finals after a 6-1 victory over LaGrange Keystone.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it can save hundreds of millions of dollars a year by cutting payments to some federal contractors, but it needs backing from a Congress that has ignored the president’s prior calls
Cardinal Mooney advances to the Division II Regional Finals after an 8-4 victory over Canton South.
ROSEDALE, Md. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board says a trash hauler whose truck was involved in the explosive derailment of a freight train has a poor safety record.
Board member Robert Sumwalt said at a news
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nearly two years to the day after Jacque Sue Waller was last seen alive, the body of the southeast Missouri mother of young triplets has been found.
The Cape Girardeau County prosecutor’s office issued
ROME (AP) — Pope Francis has again broken with the practice of his predecessors, walking the full length of an annual 1.5 kilometer (mile-long) procession from one Roman basilica to another.
The 76-year-old Francis, who walks with a
WASHINGTON (AP) — Insurance companies are showing interest in providing coverage under the new health care law, a development likely to increase market competition and give uninsured people more choices than they now have, the White House said
WASHINGTON (AP) — The drone attack that killed a Pakistan Taliban deputy leader this week was a clear signal that despite President Barack Obama’s promise last week of new transparency in the drone program, the CIA will still
Ursuline senior Anthony Rohan is the starting centerfielder for Regional-bound baseball team and holds a 4.3 grade point average.
Two Valley congressmen were in town Thursday and both weighed in on the productivity in Congress and critics who say lawmakers haven’t done enough.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — With pouring rain pelting much of the Midwest, rivers are flooding again — leaving beleaguered residents and local officials waiting to see how bad it may get.
Parts of Iowa, Missouri and Illinois are
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ending slightly higher after a report of tepid U.S. economic growth raised expectations that the Federal Reserve will continue its stimulus program.
The government lowered its estimate for growth in the first
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials say that after a lengthy delay, the military has opened an investigation into a Taliban attack on a base in southern Afghanistan last September that killed two Marines and destroyed six Marine aircraft.
WASHINGTON (AP) — As the U.S. recovery slowly gathers steam, federal deficits are finally coming down from their nosebleed $1-trillion-plus heights. That will postpone until fall a new budget showdown between Congress and the White House — and
The artwork stretches from the Youngstown Business Incubator down to the Taft Technology Center on West Federal Street.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fresh analysis by NASA’s Curiosity rover confirms a stream once ran through Gale Crater on Mars.
During a pit stop last year, Curiosity came upon hundreds of smooth, round pebbles that look strikingly
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — El Salvador’s health minister says the government has given permission to induce labor for a woman denied the right to terminate a pregnancy that her lawyers argue is putting her life at
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — As officials develop plans to rebuild a pair of Oklahoma elementary schools destroyed by a deadly tornado, some parents aren’t so sure a new building should go up where seven students were killed.