One of the teenagers wounded in a US school shooting has died, raising to four the number of fatalities from ...
A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere exploded during a test flight over the ...
Ecuador's highest court has endorsed and sent to the National Assembly a constitutional reform package that would allow indefinite ...
The crisis in funding state pensions that local school districts face is something both candidates for the Pennsylvania 33rd Legislative District acknowledge. But neither Republican ... FULL ARTICLE AT Pittsburgh Entertainment
Erin McClelland of Harrison fell well short of the $1.2 million fundraising goal she set in her quest to unseat U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus of ... FULL ARTICLE AT Pittsburgh Entertainment
The 2014 PIAA Cross Country Championships kick off today at the Parkview Cross Country Course in Hershey with 42 Wyoming Valley Conference runners looking to earn a state medal. The ... FULL ARTICLE AT Wilkes-Barre Weekender
DETROIT — Owners of electric vehicles have gone gasoline-free. Now a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight. Solar panels installed on the roof ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Michael Latrella was announced the new head men's basketball coach at Luzerne County Community College earlier this week. FULL ARTICLE AT Wilkes-Barre Weekender
WILKES-BARRE — A man police say was drunk and blocking traffic in a vehicle on South Main Street was arrested and detained as a suspected illegal immigrant. FULL ARTICLE AT Wilkes-Barre Weekender
Nissan recalls Infinitis to correct air bags Nissan says it’s recalling more than 1,800 Infiniti SUVs in the United States for an air bag problem ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
PLAINS TWP. — Township police responded to Geisinger Wyoming Valley medical Center at 4:35 p.m. Oct. 25 for a report of a patient in possession of suspected heroin.Police ... FULL ARTICLE AT Wilkes-Barre Weekender
In a slightly different universe, James Franklin would be coaching his first game at Beaver Stadium today.Five years ago, it was much more likely that Franklin would leading Maryland ... FULL ARTICLE AT Wilkes-Barre Weekender
If you’re only going to win one game, it has to be the last one ... You can take some momentum into the offseason and you give your seniors something they can remember.
We have had 70 years of representing public servants in this country, all of the fights were not pleasant . . . but at least we had total respect for each other, understanding that there was a procedure to be followed
Another problem stemming from our preoccupation with the Common Entrance Examination is that by the first year of secondary school, many of our children are burnt out from their onerous workload in classes 2 to 4 of primary school
The competitive nature of the exam means that primary schools spend valuable time with concepts which should best be left to the secondary level. Our children would be better served trying to master the basic skills necessary for their graduation to secondary school.
All other aspiring cyclists have to fund their own training and travel or seek private sponsors [but] athletic success is achieved through a combination of equipment, training, nutrition, racing opportunities and talent. Funding needs to be based on merit and performance, and must be assessed on a regular basis to benefit the most deserving athletes