Trump budget will hike defense spending by $54 billion

Trump budget will hike defense spending by $54 billion

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump’s upcoming budget will propose a whopping $54 billion increase in defense sp...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Pioneer Credit Recovery to fill more than 50 positions in Hanover Twp.

Pioneer Credit Recovery to fill more than 50 positions in Hanover Twp.

WILKES-BARRE — Pioneer Credit Recovery will host on-site job fairs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 1 and from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Attorneys: 5 automakers knew Takata air bags were dangerous

Attorneys: 5 automakers knew Takata air bags were dangerous

DETROIT (AP) — Attorneys for people suing air bag maker Takata and five automakers say the car companies knew that Takata’s products were ...

February 27th, 2017 |  


United, after years of declining revenue, hits the thrusters

United, after years of declining revenue, hits the thrusters

DALLAS (AP) — United Airlines, which lost the distinction of being the world’s biggest carrier after shrinking for several years, plans to...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Samsung delays its new phone, and showcases tablets instead

Samsung delays its new phone, and showcases tablets instead

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung’s product showcase Sunday is notable for what’s missing: a new flagship phone.Instead, Samsung is spotlighti...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 27th, 2017. |  


Hundreds gather to pay tribute to late iconic businessman Al Boscov

Hundreds gather to pay tribute to late iconic businessman Al Boscov

READING — When the short-statured business giant passed away on Feb. 10 of this year, one sentiment was clear around the city of Wilkes-Barre: t...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Final cleanup begins at Dakota Access pipeline protest camp

Final cleanup begins at Dakota Access pipeline protest camp

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has moved into the evacuated Dakota Access pipeline protest camp to finish the cleanup st...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Doubts grow over stock market’s Trump-inspired surge

Doubts grow over stock market’s Trump-inspired surge

NEW YORK — How much more can the “Trump Bump” lift the stock market?U.S. stocks have screamed to records since Election Day because ...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Retired PA State Police officer starts Ford Family Auctions in Luzerne

Retired PA State Police officer starts Ford Family Auctions in Luzerne

LUZERNE — Bringing order to chaos.That’s something with which James Ford, owner of Ford Family Auctions, is well acquainted. He retired fr...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Property Transfers for the week of Feb. 13, 2017

Property Transfers for the week of Feb. 13, 2017

The following real estate transactions have been recorded in the Luzerne County Office of the Recorder of Deeds for the week of Feb. 13, 2017.• ...

February 24th, 2017 |