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    Emergency Bail Hearing for Carbondale Cop

    CARBONDALE — Months before an official trial starts in the case against off-duty Carbondale Officer Frank Schulze, both sides met to determine whether or not Schulze should be eligible for bail. Frank Schulze is charged with killing Joseph Molinaro in Carbondale in February while he was off-duty. Schulze faces an open count of homicide in the […]

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    Facebook Tweaks News Feed, More Focus on Friends Instead of Businesses

    SOUTH ABINGTON TOWNSHIP — Facebook announced big changes to its news feed feature this week, focusing more on family and friends and less on the businesses and brands you follow. Griffin Pond Animal Shelter relies on social media posts for spreading information about fundraisers, and available dogs and cats up for adoption. “We have really […]

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    Body parts wash up at Olympic volleyball venue in Rio de Janeiro

    RIO DE JANEIRO – Parts of a dismembered body were found along Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro Wednesday, just steps from where Olympic volleyball players will be competing this summer. A street vendor made the grisly discovery – a mutilated, human corpse wrapped in black plastic. The sex of the victim could not be […]

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    Can a Baby’s Motor Skills Predict Future Success?

    The moment when a baby crawls or walks for the first time is something most of us document in our family scrapbooks for sentimental reasons, but a new study suggests that the milestone could provide valuable foresight. Scientists have long known that certain motor milestones, such as crawling or walking, can help parents and clinicians […]

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    Is Missing Man’s Body Buried Under Tavern? Modern Technology Could Help Solve 1968 Cold Case

    CONYNGHAM TOWNSHIP — Benjamin Krupinski was 62 when he went missing back in 1968. He was last seen leaving the Rinehimer Inn and Tavern near Shickshinny. Now, with the help of modern technology, investigators are scanning under the inn’s basement because there are several signs that Krupinski may have been buried there. “My gut feeling […]

  • Britain's stunning vote to leave the European Union is both historic and world-changing. But what does it really mean for folks living on the other side of the Atlantic? Potentially, everything -- the economy, national security, even the race for president.

    5 Reasons Why Americans Should Care About Brexit

    Britain’s stunning vote to leave the European Union is both historic and world-changing. But what does it really mean for folks living on the other side of the Atlantic? Potentially, everything — the economy, national security, even the race for president. Here are five ways Brexit will affect Americans: It could hurt the economy The […]

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    Dow Plunges 500 Points as U.K. ‘Earthquake’ Crushes Global Markets

    HONG KONG — Investors around the world went into crisis mode as British voters chose to leave the European Union in a stunning decision with far-reaching implications. U.S. stocks followed plunging global markets. The Dow plummeted almost 600 points, or over 3.25%, while the S&P 500 lost 3.4% and the Nasdaq dropped 4%. The British pound […]

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    David Cameron Announces Resignation as UK Votes to Leave EU

    LONDON — The UK has voted to leave the European Union in a historic referendum that triggered the resignation of British Prime Minister David Cameron and wreaked havoc on global markets. There was a mixture of jubilation and disbelief in the UK as people awoke Friday to the final verdict in the extremely close vote […]

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    Texas Woman Wakes Up With British Accent After Surgery

    ROSENBERG, Texas — Lisa Alamia is a Texan, through and through. But you wouldn’t know it when she opens her mouth to speak. She had surgery on her lower jaw a few months ago, and she’s had a British accent ever since. “I didn’t notice it at first,” said Alamia, who is of Mexican heritage. […]

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    Your Ticketmaster free ticket vouchers likely disappeared — and here’s why

    Many Ticketmaster customers noticed on Monday their free ticket vouchers that were showing in their account have disappeared. If you check your account, your codes are likely gone as well. The free ticket codes are the result of a lawsuit first filed in 2003 alleging Ticketmaster was charging “excessive and deceptive” fees. The company agreed to a settlement worth […]

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    U.S. Senate Rejects Four Gun Amendments

    WASHINGTON — Senators couldn’t muster enough bipartisan support to pass a series of gun control measures Monday, the latest in a long string of failed attempts at enacting tighter curbs on firearms in the United States. Spurred by the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, senators from each party introduced the measures they said would […]

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    Arson Destroys Historical Farmhouse

    FOREST LAKE TOWNSHIP — The farmhouse that burned Sunday in Susquehanna County was built in 1818. It survived a previous arson attempt two years ago, but this time, someone lit a fire that destroyed the place. That house meant a lot in the Village of Birchardville. It’s a house that survived nearly two centuries but certainly couldn’t […]