ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri health care company on Tuesday said a pharmacy it recently bought won't provide execution drugs to the state, a pledge that came after media reports that the suburban St. Louis business had been the state's secret source of the drugs for years.
BOSTON (AP) — A longtime Boston prosecutor who handled cases involving former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez and a murdered girl who washed ashore in a trash bag and came to be known as Baby Doe says he's not running for re-election.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The parents of a Florida State University fraternity pledge who died after being found unresponsive a party is filing a civil suit against the national chapter and others in connection with their son's death.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A former Milwaukee police officer who was acquitted last year in a fatal shooting that sparked two nights of riots will serve three years in prison for unrelated sex crimes.
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Hundreds of students walked out of their Florida high school Tuesday and made their way to the site of a school shooting about 10 miles (16 kilometers) away in a show of solidarity for bringing an end to gun violence.
Two of the victims were coaches. One was a student who played trombone in the school band. Another proudly wore his ROTC uniform. Still another loved soccer. And most were so very young.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal prosecutor says a 32-year-old Mississippi woman has admitted trying to hire a hit man to kill her half-brother so she could collect $40,000 in life insurance.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A former Arkansas judge who admitted giving lighter sentences to male defendants in return for sexual favors was investigated for similar crimes while a part-time deputy prosecutor more than two decades ago, but federal prosecutors opted not to charge him because he …
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's economic development agency issued a report this month that illustrates the state's growth with an 8-year-old photo of construction cranes in South Africa.
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's nuclear missile scare showed that the state began testing alerts before fully developing a plan to address the ballistic missile threat and that a public outreach campaign months earlier wasn't effective, said a report released Tuesday.
HONOLULU (AP) — Report says plan to address ballistic missile threat wasn't fully developed before Hawaii began alert drills.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina prosecutors say they're dropping all charges against the remaining five people who had been accused of toppling a Confederate statue last summer.
The Progress is happy to announce the birthdays of area residents but many times the information is received too late for publication. Names and birthdays must be received at least two days before the birthday.
Temperatures about 30 degrees above average will be common again today making it seem more like late spring than mid-winter. A strong cold front will move southeast across the state later today followed by several waves of weak pressure bring some periods of rain for the second half of the week and perhaps a period of light freezing precipitation tomorrow morning.
PHILIPSBURG — Corporal Scott Rossman and Corporal Michael Gray of the Philipsburg state police barracks spoke to Philipsburg Borough Council for a little over 30 minutes during Monday evening’s regular council meeting, covering a wide array of topics. One of those topics had to do with the impending merger of the Philipsburg barracks and the Rockview station, as Philipsburg officers will now be stationed out of the new facility in Benner Township.
HOUTZDALE — The Moshannon Valley School Board on Monday discussed the possibility of moving to a single start time for both the elementary and junior/senior high school in the coming years.
FRENCHVILLE — The Mosquito Creek Sportsmen’s Association held its 27th Annual Coyote Hunt February 16-18. On Tuesday, Club Spokesman Frank Josefik released the official, finalized results of the 2018 hunt.
Kaleb J. Lamb, 23, of Clearfield, who is accused of forgery, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before District Judge James Glass recently at Centralized Court held at the Clearfield County Jail.
CLEARFIELD — A Curwensville woman has been charged after allegedly having indecent contact with a 14-year-old boy.
DuBOIS — Police are investigating after a residence and abandoned mobile home were set ablaze along Time to Bid Road around 1:25 a.m. Friday. No one was injured.
CLEARFIELD — Kayce Marie Lee, 31, of Mahaffey is now facing a murder in the first degree charge after Clearfield County District Attorney William A. Shaw Jr. amended the charges against her ye…
RIDGWAY — The tone at Wednesday’s press conference announcing that charges were filed against the sister and cousin of a 24-year-old overdose victim was a somber one.
BROCKWAY — The District 9 Junior High Wrestling Championships were held at Brockway High School on Saturday, with the Tri-County area getting 11 champions crowned out of 18 weight classes.
The area has seen a handful of athletes succeed in basketball at the next level so far this season.
The District 9 basketball playoff brackets were finally released Sunday afternoon and most of the sites and times for the opening round matchups have been set.
The seeds for the District 4/9 Class AAA Wrestling Championships were unveiled Sunday evening, and the event shapes up to be an exciting one for a multitude of reasons.
CLARION — The seeding meeting for the District 9 Class AA Wrestling Championships was held Sunday on the campus of Clarion University, and it should come as no surprise that the top three scho…
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull heads for the United States accompanied by the largest Australian political and business delegation ever to visit the U.S.
NEW YORK (AP) — Toy makers have gone to the toilet for their latest creations.
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NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City bicyclist delivering Chinese food is blaming the Waze navigation app for directing him into the busy Lincoln Tunnel, where bikes are banned.
TOKYO (AP) — Japan says its military has witnessed a ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that it "strongly suspects" violates U.N. sanctions on North Korea.
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) — Police in El Salvador arrested two military colonels and a lieutenant colonel Tuesday in connection with the case of eight soldiers who were convicted last year of abducting and torturing two people, one of them a minor.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian authorities say they have helped make the Indian Ocean safer for air and sea travelers since the Malaysian airliner vanished in the vast expanse four years ago through search and rescue training with island nations.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The U.S. Navy says it has rescued three fishermen who were adrift on a boat in the Pacific Ocean for eight days.