Young bald eagle crippled by leg trap in Pennsylvania is recovering

Young bald eagle crippled by leg trap in Pennsylvania is recovering

HANOVER, Pa. — A young bald eagle crippled by a leg trap in central Pennsylvania is recovering in a wildlife rehabilitation center but is unlike...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Visitor misbehavior abounds as US parks agency turns 100

Visitor misbehavior abounds as US parks agency turns 100

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. — Tourist John Gleason crept through the grass, four small children close behind, inching toward a bull elk with...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Police: Armed robbers hit Wilkes-Barre Turkey Hill

Police: Armed robbers hit Wilkes-Barre Turkey Hill

WILKES-BARRE — Two men robbed Turkey Hill at gunpoint at about 3:30 a.m. on Saturday morning, according to police.The two men entered the North ...

August 28th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


CBS veteran Charles Osgood to end 22 years as ‘Sunday Morning’ host

CBS veteran Charles Osgood to end 22 years as ‘Sunday Morning’ host

NEW YORK — Charles Osgood, who has said “good morning” to his audience every Sunday for 22 years, will say “goodbye” as ...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Mostly sunny and hot today, slight chance of rain tonight in the Wyoming Valley

Mostly sunny and hot today, slight chance of rain tonight in the Wyoming Valley

Sunshine and hot temperatures are expected today with a slight chance of rain tonight in the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it ...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Lottery Summary for the week of Aug. 21

Lottery Summary for the week of Aug. 21

Pick Two, middaySunday: 5-5Monday: 3-2Tuesday: 5-3Wednesday: 2-2Thursday: 0-5Friday: 2-9Saturday:3-7Pick Three, middaySunday: 1-6-8Monday: 8-7-6Tuesda...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Garlic aficionados enjoy a weekend of music and garlic at area festival

Garlic aficionados enjoy a weekend of music and garlic at area festival

DRUMS — The smell of garlic was in the air on Saturday, making hundreds of area residents crave the … um … fragrant vegetable in a m...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Hazleton Wine and Craft Beer Festival a big hit

Hazleton Wine and Craft Beer Festival a big hit

HAZLE TWP. — Some say that if the joys of summer could be packed into a bottle, it would taste like dandelion wine.If that’s true, Robert ...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Potato pancakes big draw at Saint John the Baptist food festival

Potato pancakes big draw at Saint John the Baptist food festival

EDWARDSVILLE — George Harmanos has a deep-seeded love for potato pancakes.So much so that the Bethlehem native drove 75 miles just so he could h...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Police: Woman arrested after removing suspect items from bra

Police: Woman arrested after removing suspect items from bra

WILKES-BARRE — Police arrested a woman at about 7:40 a.m. on Saturday on Walnut Street while executing a warrant from Luzerne County.Police said...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |