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May 5, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Loved ones remember SEAL

PHOENIX (AP) — Charlie Keating IV, who died in a gunfight with militants in Iraq, was known... More...

Special Sections

Local

Robot stitches tissue by itself, a step to a more automated OR

WASHINGTON (AP) — Getting stitched up by Dr. Robot may one day be reality: Scientists have... More...

Weather Today

Showers likely. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.... More...

Court Briefs

EVERETT - The following defendants waived a preliminary hearing on criminal charges Wednesday, May... More...

World

US declares Aleppo cease-fire, Syria says only for 48 hours

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Sporadic violence persisted in Aleppo on Wednesday as U.S. officials... More...

Local Sports

Downs’ arm leads Bisons

Dylan Downs is both an ace and a veteran... More...

Bedford tennis reaches D5 final

With the skies darkening, the Bedford boys tennis team looked to make Wednesday’s District 5... More...

Curve top ‘Wolves

ERIE — Brandon Waddell pitched 6.1 strong innings in his Double-A debut as the Altoona Curve... More...

Hyndman continues to address CSX crossing

HYNDMAN — The Hyndman Borough Council meeting was delayed slightly Wednesday night due to an... More...

Coaching requirements causing strain for Claysburg

CLAYSBURG — Serving as a coach in public schools is getting to be a little pricey following a... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County “Young at Heart” Games has a schedule change. Due to the anticipated... 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

Air bag inflator recall to grow by 35 million

WASHINGTON (AP) — Takata will recall another 35 million to 40 million air bag inflators, a... More...

Possibly flawed weld cited in Pa. pipeline blast

Investigators have found evidence of corrosion on a natural gas pipeline that exploded in a massive... More...

Trump’s path to nomination causes agony for some in GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's last Republican foe, Ohio... More...

Editorial

Being awake at the wheel

Guest editorial

A favorite song performed by the Western swing band Asleep at the Wheel (among others) suggests... More...

A Syria strategy that doesn’t work

President Obama is pursuing two different strategies in two halves of Syria. One is working; the... More...

Lucifer in the house

One of the oddest moments in a presidential campaign filled brim-spillingly with them is the sight... More...

State/National Sports

Penguins get OT goal for 3-2 win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Patric Hornqvist beat Braden Holtby between the legs 2:31 into overtime to... More...

Cubs roll out of PNC with sweep of Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pirates manager Clint Hurdle was succinct with his assessment after getting... More...

Cavs make NBA record 25 three-pointers, beat Hawks

CLEVELAND (AP) — J.R. Smith made seven 3-pointers and the Cleveland Cavaliers drained an... More...