WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that parts of the federal government will stay closed until Democrats agree to put up more walls along the U.S.-Mexico border to deter criminal elements. He said he’s open to calling the wall something else as long as he ends up with an a…
Susan and Mitchell Bence of Watseka, Ill., are in Washington, D.C., this week for President Donald J. Trump's Inauguration Week. Today they sent some photos of events they've attended this week.
UNIVERSITY PARK — Blue “A Future to Believe In” signs blanketed Rec Hall as more than 6,000 seats were filled in Happy Valley Tuesday night.
CLARION — Toni Forsythe, a protective services investigator and care manager with the Clarion Area Agency on Aging received the Pennsylvania Protective Services Advocacy Award for commitment and collaboration with others in protecting older adults Wednesday in State College.
ATLANTA (AP) — Shocking as it may seem, U.S. government doctors once thought it was fine to experiment on disabled people and prison inmates. Such experiments included giving hepatitis to mental patients in Connecticut, squirting a pandemic flu virus up the noses of prisoners in Maryland, and injecting cancer cells into chronically ill people at a New York hospital.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a man charged in the beating death of his mother inside her eastern Pennsylvania home should stand trial on a homicide charge.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — East Pittsburgh Police Officer Michael Rosfeld did everything by the book in his fatal encounter with an unarmed black teenager outside Pittsburgh last summer, a defense expe…
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A son of missionaries who later married into the family of an African dictator has admitted to his role in an international counterfeiting operation.
CURWENSVILLE — Curwensville Public Library is looking forward to the start of its spring sessions of Little Sprouts Toddler Time and Budding Readers Story Hour.
President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman heard the following cases for Colloquy Court for the month of March. First Assistant District Attorney Ryan Dobo represented the commonwealth at the hearings.
CLARION — “Fentanyl is the plague of a generation. There has never been a more direct, lethal threat to the welfare of rural communities in general, and Clarion County in particular, than the sale of fentanyl – because fentanyl is death.”
JOHNSTOWN — A DuBois resident pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of health care fraud, according to United States Attorney Scott W. Brady.
A DuBois man has been accused of restraining a woman and threatening to kill her following an incident which occurred at 5:07 p.m. on March 12 in the City of DuBois, according to a criminal co…
Sandy Township Police have filed charges against a 27-year-old DuBois man as a result of a standoff which closed the Oklahoma-Salem Road and all surrounding side streets in the nearby area for…
The Vatican has defrocked a former Roman Catholic priest who is serving a prison term for the sexual assault of two boys in Jefferson County.
DuBOIS — While the days of the Rubik’s Cube craze may be a distant memory, those who watch the DuBois Area High School baseball team this season may get a little bit of a glimpse of what it was like.
DuBOIS — The loss of six senior starters who powered their team to a district championship and berth in the state playoffs might cripple some programs.
DuBOIS — While change is always a much-anticipated item with the coming of spring, there’s also something to be said for continuity.
ST. MARYS — After trailing by just three points at the half, Brockway was outscored 51-19 in the second half as it was defeated 79-44 by Coudersport in the District 9 Class 2A Quarterfinals at…
DuBOIS — A full house of raucous fans at DuBois Country Club enjoyed a nine-bout card of hard fought, closely contested boxing matches Saturday night.
ST. HELIER, Jersey--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 22, 2019--Novocure (NASDAQ: NVCR) announced today that it has initiated INNOVATE-3, a phase 3 pivotal trial testing the efficacy of Tumor Treating Fields combined with paclitaxel in patients with recurrent, platinum-resistant ovarian cancer. INNOVATE-…
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 22, 2019--Titan Medical Inc. (“ Titan ” or the “ Company ”) (TSX:TMD) (NASDAQ:TMDI), a medical device company focused on the design, development and commercialization of a robotic surgical system for application in minimally invasive surgery (“ MIS ”), announces…
STONEY CREEK, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mar. 22, 2019--Bartek Ingredients Inc. completó recientemente una ampliación de su capacidad, llegando a las 4.000 ton/año para sus instalaciones de producción de ácido fumárico y málico de calidad alimentaria, y hoy anuncia la ampliación de su equipo …
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Thanks to glands of the endocrine system like the ovaries, testes, thyroid and hypothalamus, special chemical messengers known as hormones influence the health of our minds and bodies every day — whether it’s basic needs like hunger and movement to more complex systems such as puberty and reproduction. Hormones can also influence our emotions and moods.
As cliché as it may sound, it’s also a fact: Doing good is good for everyone. Altruism is beneficial to your mental health, physical well-being and sense of belonging. A recent study revealed that volunteering for as little as two hours every week can be instrumental to your health. The same study found that out of all the do-gooders who spent their free time helping others 93 percent reported an improved mood, 79 percent reported decreased stress levels and 88 percent felt a boost in their self-esteem.
For anyone considering a plant-based diet as part of a healthier lifestyle, you might want to hear what Sarah Goodenough has to say.
When you go to the dentist, the doctor isn’t just assessing your teeth. The health of your mouth can be an indicator of larger, more serious issues. In fact, studies have proven a link exists between oral health and cardiovascular disease and increased risk of stroke.
Rebecca Williamson, a registered dietitian at IRMC, has spent much of her career making sure folks eat so their hearts are healthier. As with most things in life, moderation is the key. But there’s more to keep in mind.
Already appearing drained by Michigan State's difficult victory over the upset seekers from Bradley , coach Tom Izzo winced a little more in his postgame interview on the court when the subject turned to the next opponent for the Spartans in the East Region.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A U.S. judge in San Francisco will scrutinize the Trump administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico during a court hearing Friday to help him decide whether to block the practice.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Iditarod musher who was hours ahead in the Alaska wilderness race when his dogs refused to keep running dismissed critics who say he ran them too hard and chalked it up to a bad memory that spooked them.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea abruptly withdrew its staff from a liaison office with South Korea on Friday, a development that is likely to put a damper on ties between the countries and further complicate global diplomacy on North Korea's nuclear program.
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria slammed President Donald Trump's abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, saying Friday the statement was "irresponsible" and a threat to international peace and stability.
BEIJING (AP) — A massive explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China with a long record of safety violations has killed at least 47 people and injured hundreds of others, 90 of them seriously.
BEIRA, Mozambique (AP) — The secretary-general of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies in Mozambique says the death toll following Cyclone Idai could exceed the 1,000 predicted by the country's president earlier this week.