SHAMOKIN — Bail has been denied for the defendant charged with shooting a man at least four times in a city apartment shortly after midnight Saturday.

OVERLOOK — Visitors to Saturday’s fourth annual Venison Dinner at Grace Chapel were welcomed with good food, smiles and fellowship. A smorgasbord of homemade venison dishes and sides were presented to the nearly 100 attendees of the event.

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A man was struck and killed by a Mardi Gras float during a raucous Saturday night street parade in New Orleans, becoming the second person in days killed along a parade route during this year's Carnival season, authorities said.

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bernie Sanders scored a commanding victory in Nevada’s presidential caucuses, cementing his status as the Democrats' national front-runner but escalating tensions over whether he’s too liberal to defeat President Donald Trump.

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COAL TOWNSHIP — Every American citizen holds a debt a gratitude to our nation’s military heroes whose devoted service has paid the price of our freedom. To that end, it’s always a privilege to be able to honor one of those heroes, especially a hometown one. In this case, 94-year-old Charles …

COAL TOWNSHIP — State Department of Labor and Industry (L&I) Workforce Development Director Ruben Pachay was very impressed by the work ethic of students and quality of instruction provided at Northumberland County Career and Technology Center (NCCTC) during a visit to the school Friday …

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The first woman who publicly accused convicted sports doctor Larry Nassar of sexual abuse said she is “horrified,” and “deeply disappointed” with the University of Michigan for how it has handled allegations of abuse by a late doctor at the school.

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COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — A court temporarily blocked the U.S. government from sending up to 50 people infected with a new virus from China to a Southern California city for quarantine after local officials argued that the plan lacked details about how the community would be protected from t…

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PHOENIX (AP) — Three Arizona high school students enrolled in an automotive technology program were killed when a college van went off a highway on the way back from a professional drag racing event near Phoenix, officials said Saturday.

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SHAMOKIN — Magisterial District Judge John Gembic ordered 30-year-old Akeem Tyree Gregory, of 405 E. Sunbury St., to be held without bail during an arraignment Saturday evening after he is accused of critically wounding Joel Santiago with a .22-caliber weapon shortly after midnight.

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Nevada Democrats are hoping to avoid a repeat of the chaos that ensnared the Iowa caucuses, as voters gather across the Silver State on Saturday to make their presidential preferences known. Iowa's process cratered this month following a rushed effort by state Democrats to deploy a mobile ap…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine and career diplomat who during the impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump offered a chilling account of alleged threats from Trump and his allies, has a book deal.

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ANN ARBOR, Michigan (AP) — University of Michigan officials were warned more than four decades ago that one of its doctors was fondling patients during medical exams, but he continued working there despite a demotion and went on to allegedly abuse again as a physician with the school's athle…

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MIAMI (AP) — A once-standout U.S. federal narcotics agent known for spending lavishly on luxury cars and Tiffany jewelry has been arrested on charges of conspiring to launder money with the same Colombian drug cartel he was supposed to be fighting.

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State attorneys general are finding a national settlement over the toll of opioids to be elusive, as some lawyers for state and local governments are renewing public criticism of the proposed deal with a group of companies led by the nation's largest drug distributors.

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MOUNT CARMEL — Northumberland County Communications has confirmed that a standoff incident currently ongoing in Mount Carmel originated as a report of a physical disturbance with weapons at 405 E. Sunbury St., Shamokin, shortly after midnight Saturday.

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada caucus, the third contest in the Democratic presidential race, is Saturday. Here are six questions going into that fateful vote.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — In their boisterous presidential debate, several Democrats sold short the health care plans of rivals or glossed over aspects of their own record. In an audacious league of his own, President Donald Trump celebrated the elimination of a tax that still exists and went deep a…

AHMEDABAD, India (AP) — A festive mood has enveloped Ahmedabad in India’s northwestern state of Gujarat ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting there on Monday with President Donald Trump, whom he's promised millions of adoring fans.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Bloomberg said Friday he’d free three women from confidentiality agreements that bar them from speaking publicly about sexual harassment or discrimination suits filed against him over the last three decades.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The pilot of a helicopter that crashed into a Southern California hillside, killing Kobe Bryant and eight others, was reprimanded five years ago for flying without permission into airspace while he had reduced visibility, according to a Federal Aviation Administration enfo…

SHAMOKIN — Three adults and a juvenile have been charged with drug offenses relating to an incident at a North Rock Street residence late Thursday night.