Preliminary hearing scheduled includes two child assault case
Elizabeth J. Evans, 18, of 1162 Walker Road, Clearfield, was arraigned Tuesday before District Judge David Engman on charges of simple assault, a second-degree misdemeanor; defiant trespassing and disorderly conduct, third-degree misdemeanors; and four counts of summary harassment.
SMETHPORT — A Bradford woman accused of shooting her then-boyfriend in the pelvic area, injuring him, was sentenced to a jail term Thursday in McKean County Court.
Potter County native U.S. Air Force Brig. Gen. Frank Sullivan has been charged in Cumberland County with more than a dozen counts of possession of child pornography after a search of his Mechanicsburg home allegedly turned up computers replete with thousands of searches for “preteen” images,…
ERIE — A former Ridgway man was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison, a lifetime of supervised release and ordered to pay $1,396 in restitution for producing child pornography.
Charges against two of three people accused of conspiring to deliver methamphetamine were bound to McKean County Court at a preliminary hearing Wednesday before District Judge Domonic Cercone.
SMETHPORT — At the end of Wednesday, a McKean County jury that is hearing a case for Larry W. Shroyer was still listening to testimony from witnesses of the prosecution.
A Port Allegany woman has been charged by Lewis Run-based state police with cruelty to animals for allegedly leaving several animals at a home where she wasn’t living at the time.
SMETHPORT — Day 2 of a trial for Bradford resident Larry W. Shroyer, 48, brought more testimony from law enforcement, as well as testimony from a woman familiar with Shroyer’s drug habits and a DNA analyst.
SMETHPORT — On the first day of trial for Larry W. Shroyer, the courtroom heard about the months leading up to alleged victim George Duke Jr.’s death, as well as an encounter with police that Shroyer had the day before Duke died.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities are looking for the person who opened fire on an off-duty Philadelphia police officer who was breaking up a fight outside a bar.
State senators may consider legislation as early as today that could alter the Pennsylvania Constitution to broaden parameters for survivors of childhood sexual abuse to seek justice.
The Pennsylvania Senate is set to vote on a package of bills to reform the statute of limitations for survivors of child sex abuse.
ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia authorities say one person has been killed, another is in critical condition and several others have been injured in a night of gun violence.
Elizabeth J. Evans, 18, of 1162 Walker Road, Clearfield, was arraigned Tuesday before District Judge David Engman on charges of simple assault, a second-degree misdemeanor; defiant trespassing…
The icy December dawn, 2011, crawled infinitesimally into existence, the inky gloom ever so slowly resolving itself into barely discernible tree trunks, a slight lightening in the sky. The fri…
They’d provided glimpses of their potential in three previous games, making for the one big positive in an otherwise dreary 0-3 start.
DUBOIS — For the fourth year in a row, the Ridgway Elkers are District 9 champions, and all it took was a performance for the record books.
DUBOIS — With their season on the line and a District 9 Class A title at stake, the Coudersport Falcons had just 12 minutes to turn around an uncharacteristically sloppy performance.
BOSTON (AP) — A Nerf dart gun, ice cream-scented Nickelodeon slime and a plastic Power Rangers claw are among the toys topping a consumer safety group's list of worst toys for the holidays.
Disney says its new Disney Plus streaming service doesn’t have a security breach, but some users have been shut out after hackers tried to break into their accounts.
LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn prepared to square off Tuesday in the first live televised debate of Britain’s election, each trying to spark a lackluster campaign to life.
NEW YORK (AP) — The kombucha and beer on tap flow freely. The milk-and-cookie happy hours, yoga sessions and waffle Mondays continue as usual.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mixed Tuesday as investors stayed cautious over prospects for an agreement in trade talks between the United States and China.
If you have walked by your local Starbucks or any coffee shop during the scramble of commuters trying to get to work, the line around the block is a clear indication that Americans love their morning Joe.
On the list of what frightens people the most, ranking right up there with spiders, snakes and heights are needles. In fact, the extreme fear of medical procedures involving needles is a valid phobia with an ominous name: trypanophobia. Charyn Caruso, a phlebotomist for Grove City Medical Center, has worked with her share of patients who have suffered from the condition throughout her 20-year career.
Each year, hundreds of thousands suffer from cardiac arrest in the U.S. Anytime, anywhere, an emergency can strike, leaving many with little chance for life-saving personnel to make a difference. These numbers would be decreased dramatically if more people were CPR certified. Currently at Seneca Valley School District, students and staff are training to be ready for any dire situation thrown their way.
Trying to attain perfection, especially during the holidays, can leave a person financially stressed and spiritually depleted.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Or is it? Full of festive decor and family traditions, the months of November and December can provide plenty to be jolly about. But they also come with their fair share of holiday health hazards.
Bills funding public lands and conservation passed a key U.S. Senate committee with bipartisan support on Tuesday, a move praised by outdoor groups and environmental advocates.
For the first time, patients will know how much a procedure costs and have the option to shop around for services instead of being shocked by a bill after the fact, once two new rules are implemented requiring medical cost transparency.
Two Michigan lawmakers introduced bipartisan federal legislation that would repeal restrictions in the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). If passed, the bill would ensure married couples working for the same employer aren’t forced to take less time off than if they worked for different employers.
HONG KONG (AP) — Pale and thin, a teenager wandered the nearly deserted campus of Hong Kong Polytechnic University at about 1 a.m. Wednesday. He hugged his body with his arms, whether because of the chill in the air or gnawing worry he felt was unclear.
VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — Malta authorities on Wednesday arrested a prominent Maltese businessman who appears to be a “person of interest” in the assassination of a leading investigative reporter.
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Conservative Party has been accused of trying to deceive voters by changing the name of its press office Twitter channel to “factcheckUK” during Tuesday's night's debate between Prime Minister Boris Johnson and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn.
BEIJING (AP) — Shares retreated in Asia on Wednesday after Japan reported its worst monthly decline in exports in three years, putting pressure on the economy as growth slows following a sales tax hike.