WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A jury has ruled that a Kentucky Fried Chicken franchisee must pay over $1.5 million to a former Delaware employee who said she was demoted because she wanted to pump her breast milk.
COUSHATTA, La. (AP) — Two teenagers are believed to have killed themselves within days of each other at a youth detention center in Louisiana.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Democrat Ilhan Omar has relished the attention attached to becoming one of the first two Muslim women elected to Congress, eagerly engaging with supporters and critics on social media.
CUCUTA, Colombia (AP) — Nearly three weeks after the Trump administration backed an all-out effort to overthrow Nicolas Maduro, there is little sign the Venezuelan president is losing his grip on power.
PHOENIX (AP) — A new proposal by Democrats in negotiations for a funding bill to avert another government shutdown would cap the number of people the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency is allowed hold in detention.
HOUSTON (AP) — A renowned Michigan opera singer and his husband have appeared in a Texas court to face charges of sexually assaulting of another man in 2010.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The man who took over as Ferguson's city manager while the St. Louis suburb was still in turmoil after Michael Brown's death has resigned.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Natives who rely on caribou for subsistence lined up in the state's largest city to protest federal plans for petroleum development in a wilderness area.
HOUSTON (AP) — Lawyers for eight immigrant families separated under Trump administration policy have filed claims against the U.S. government demanding $6 million each in damages for what they describe as lasting trauma.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A Phoenix woman who has publicly admitted to vandalism along the route of the Dakota Access oil pipeline in two states is asking a judge to dismiss her as a defendant in a $1 billion federal racketeering lawsuit filed by the pipeline developer.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — An attorney for an Arizona man in an excessive force lawsuit against three officers says his client did nothing to provoke authorities to repeatedly shock him with a stun gun.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis County grand jury has returned a 17-count indictment against a man suspected of killing a woman and sexually assaulting two others inside a suburban St. Louis religious supply store.
CHICAGO (AP) — A judge has overturned the drug convictions of 10 more men who were framed by a disgraced former Chicago police sergeant, bringing the number of people cleared in the scandal to 63.
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on a woman who was convicted involuntary manslaughter after she encouraged her boyfriend to kill himself (all times local):
Colder air aloft pushed into the region bringing snow showers with an additional coating of snow across the northern and western mountains of the state. A large area of high pressure over the northern Plains States will move southeast and become centered over the state late Tuesday. A deep trough of low pressure over the Rockies and Southwest U.S. will eject a piece of moisture laden energy across the Southern Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys Tuesday and Tuesday night. This moisture will ride up and over the dome of colder air in place across the Northeast U.S. and bring snow then a wintry mix of precipitation for Wednesday into Wednesday night. Mainly dry and milder air will follow for the end of the week.
My husband and I flip-flopped our meal schedule Sunday. Normally, on that day, we eat our big meal at lunch followed by supper of homemade pizza but on Sunday, our son and daughter-in-law were working evening shifts — so three of our granddaughters were joining us for dinner.
CURWENSVILLE — Curwensville School Board adopted the 2019-20 school year calendar at Thursday’s meeting.
CURWENSVILLE — Curwensville Area School District continues to be in first-rate financial condition.
JOHNSONBURG — A Ridgway man faces charges after he allegedly tried to bring marijuana into the Elk County Prison in Ridgway.
JOHNSONBURG — A St. Marys woman is facing charges after authorities say she tried to bring meth, buprenorphine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia into the Elk County Prison.
ST. MARYS — A DuBois man faces charges for the alleged sexual assault of a woman with disabilities for whom he was caring as part of his employment as a direct support professional.
BROCKWAY — After reports of drivers ignoring a school bus’s flashing lights, the Brockway Police Department spent time during January keeping an eye on bus safety.
The pairings for the District 4/9 Class AAA Wrestling Championships were released Sunday, with DuBois and Clearfield combining to land half of the top seeds for this weekend’s event at Clearfi…
DuBOIS — The DuBois Rifle team completed its first undefeated season in five years as it sent out its seniors with a 1362-1346 Senior Night victory against Chestnut Ridge Thursday at the DuBoi…
DuBOIS — The Elk County Catholic girls basketball team rallied from an early 12-point deficit to spoil DuBois’ Senior Night festivities with a 47-44 come-from-behind victory that completed a s…
ST. MARYS — Elk County Catholic used a 12-0 edge in the third quarter on its way to a 61-35 victory over visiting DuBois Central Catholic in the semifinals of the AML tournament at Aaron J. St…
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--FSD Pharma Inc. (“FSD Pharma” or the “Company”) (CSE: HUGE) (OTC: FSDDF) (FRA: 0K9) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, FV Pharma Inc. (“FV Pharma”), a licensed cannabis producer under the CannabisAct, has received its Standard Processing…
BARCELONA, Spain--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Spark Connected, a leading technology developer of advanced and innovative wireless power system solutions, today announced a proprietary 30-Watt wireless power solution, named The Gorgon specifically engineered for Telecom Infrastructure and …
LUGANO, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--GT Gain Therapeutics SA today announces that it has closed a €2.5 Million series A financing with VitaTech S.A. (€1.1Mio), Helsinn Investment Fund S.A. (€1Mio), and with existing investor TiVenture S.A. (€0.4).
MADRID--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has helped Metro de Madrid develop and implement a self-learning AI-based ventilation system that minimizes energy costs and emissions and ensures high air quality in metro stations and commuters’ comfort.
NESS ZIONA, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 19, 2019--Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: FRSX), an innovator in automotive vision systems, today announced that its QuadSight™ vision system was named a finalist in the Transportation & Logistics, Autonomous Vehicles category…
As part of an effort to keep students front and center regarding plans for preparedness, staff at Seneca Valley School District recently participated in the first “Stop the Bleed” training to learn the basics of bleeding control, how to use dressings and how to use a tourniquet properly.
Whether you like to graze all day at the office or eat simply out of boredom, it can be tough to make healthy snack choices when you’re sitting at a desk, especially if you’re limited to a potato chip-filled vending machine, a co-worker’s candy jar or a nearby fast food restaurant.
You know the routine. Life’s hectic, and you’re short on time. For ease and convenience, how often do you find yourself reaching for pre-packaged, processed foods or hitting the drive-thru after work? Even grocery stores provide single-serving meals you can heat for a quick bite.
It’s that time of year again, where football is at the center of many a weekend party. Foods like chips, dip, sliders, taquitos and mozzarella sticks are standard fare, but is there a way to make Super Bowl Sunday a little more health conscious without taking away any of the fun of these time-honored treats? We say, absolutely yes. Check out three excellent swaps for your game day feast.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than a decade after the Southern Baptist Convention rejected the idea of creating a database of ministers credibly accused of sexual abuse, leaders said on Monday night the possibility is on the table.
HOUSTON (AP) — A faint voice comes through the crackled phone line. On the other end, Tomeu Vadell, speaking from a military counterintelligence prison in Venezuela's capital, asks his daughters in Louisiana whether they've gone to church and says he plans to spend his Sunday doing pushups t…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The country's last undecided congressional election was marred by falsified signatures, disappearing documents and blank ballots that were filled in by people hired by the Republican candidate, North Carolina elections officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Elizabeth Warren gave a nod to the first two Native Americans elected to Congress. Sen. Jeff Merkley got a moment on-camera with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. And virtually all of the Democrats who would be president have reached out to freshman Rep. Joe Cunningham in earl…
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Refusing to back down amid a mounting battle over Venezuela's humanitarian crisis, the government of President Nicolas Maduro announced Monday that it will hold its own huge concert to rival one being organized by a billionaire backer of opposition leader Juan Guaid…
BERLIN (AP) — In a story Feb. 16 about women filmmakers at the Berlin Film Festival, The Associated Press reported erroneously that women directors represent 63 percent of the films at the Berlin Film Festival. Men still represent the majority of the film directors at the festival at approxi…
ABADIANIA, Brazil (AP) — For over 40 years, spiritual healer Joao Teixeira de Faria drew people from all over the world to this small city in central Brazil, offering treatment for everything from depression to cancer.
BEIJING (AP) — China's government on Monday accused the United States of trying to block its industrial development by alleging that Chinese mobile network gear poses a cybersecurity threat to countries rolling out new internet systems.