Latest Local Headlines
Aug 13, 2017 | 4:00 pm
Sheila Schaffner, 52, of Diamond City, is the new Worldbs Classic Ms. Tourism pageant winner for 2018. She was crowned the pageant winner in Clarksville, Tennessee, the weekend of July 28-30.
Aug 13, 2017 | 9:00 am
National and International Headlines
By CLARENCE ROY-MACAULAYAssociated Press Aug 14, 2017 | 7:58 am
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) b Relatives dug through the mud in search of their loved ones and a morgue overflowed with bodies Monday after heavy rains and flooding killed at least 200 people i…
By RAMI MUSAAssociated Press Aug 14, 2017 | 7:58 am
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) b Libyan militiamen have abducted one of the country's former prime ministers in the capital, Tripoli, witnesses said Monday.
Aug 14, 2017 | 7:55 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) b A Massachusetts police department is investigating a Facebook comment by an officer who wrote "Hahahaha love this" in response to a story about a car crashing into co…
Aug 14, 2017 | 7:54 am
EDINBURG, Texas (AP) b Police in Texas acting on a tip found 17 immigrants locked inside a tractor-trailer parked at a gas station about 20 miles (30 kilometers) from the border with Mexico.
Aug 14, 2017 | 7:53 am
BEIJING (AP) b A Chinese court says a prominent activist accused of subverting state power has stood trial.