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.
SHAMOKIN TOWNSHIP — Not very many places have a century of history and memories to share. John “Jack” Epler’s family farm is one such place.
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.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Doreen Oport was pulled from the rubble of the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi, Kenya, in 1998 covered in blood. Her hair was burned from the bombing. Pieces of metal and glass were embedded in her skin.
WASHINGTON (AP) — “It's been three years of promises made and promises kept, but we’re just getting started, (insert state here)."
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.
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.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders cruised to victory in the Nevada caucuses, heartening his supporters and stoking alarm among moderates who fear he is too liberal and would lose to President Donald Trump.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A burn-it-down candidate is topping a splintered field of more moderate contenders and setting the party’s establishment wing on edge.
Dear EarthTalk: How is it that fungi can help clean up contaminated soils? — M. Sharpe, Canton, Connecticut
Take a look around any gym and you’ll see people working to strengthen their biceps, hamstrings, shoulders, abs — pretty much anything but their feet. That, experts say, is a big mistake.
OWEGO — Lawrence Faucett of Ulster was found guilty of criminally negligent homicide Friday in Tioga County Court.
House lawmakers grilled the Pennsylvania State Police on Thursday over the governor’s proposal to raise $136 million for the agency via municipality service fees that some see as akin to a tax increase.
SHAMOKIN — The man accused of shooting another man early Saturday morning before fleeing to Mount Carmel and initiating a standoff with police has been charged with attempted homicide and other felonies, according to documents filed at the office of Magisterial District Judge John Gembic.
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 …
MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Borough Council moved unanimously to advertise for a borough manager during a regular meeting Thursday night.
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.
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…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's national security adviser said he's seen no intelligence to show that Russia is interfering in the U.S. presidential campaign in hopes of reelecting President Donald Trump.
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.
PALA MESA, Calif. (AP) — A charter bus swerved on a rain-slicked Southern California highway and rolled down an embankment Saturday, killing three people and injuring 18 others, authorities said.
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.
EASTHAM, Mass. (AP) — One of the jurors who convicted notorious crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger says she regrets her decision after learning that he was an unwitting participant in a covert CIA experiment with LSD.
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…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hopes for ending America's longest war hinge on maintaining a weeklong fragile truce in Afghanistan that U.S. officials and experts agree will be difficult to assess and fraught with pitfalls.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Fashion Institute of Technology has commissioned an investigation into a controversial runway show that reminded some observers of blackface.
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.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new Netflix series is tackling questions around the 1965 assassination of civil rights icon Malcolm X.
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…
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.
MOUNT CARMEL — A man that is apparently barricaded inside a residence on South Maple Street in the borough is accused of shooting a man early Saturday morning in the 400 block of East Sunbury Street, Shamokin.
BERLIN (AP) — As Germany's president expressed his sympathy and shock during a candlelight vigil for nine people killed by an immigrant-hating gunman, a woman called out from the crowd, demanding action, not words.
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.
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.
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.
MOUNT CARMEL — A state police SERT unit, equipped with a Lenco BearCat armored vehicle, is stationed outside of a residence that has a suspected barricaded individual on Maple Street between Fifth and Sixth Streets.
MOUNT CARMEL — Police on scene at an apparent standoff situation on Maple Street between Fifth and Sixth streets have confirmed the situation is still ongoing.
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…
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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.
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.
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.
SHAMOKIN — A Coal Township man has been charged with falsely reporting being chased and shot at multiple times in December.
- Warrant: Man shot another person in Shamokin, fled to Mount Carmel; standoff continues
- Standoff ends, man charged with attempted homicide, aggravated assault relating to shooting
- UPDATE: Alleged shooter held without bail
- County communications: Incident began after midnight in Shamokin
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- UPDATE: Police giving commands to barricaded suspect; armored vehicle on scene