CLARION — Clarion University of Pennsylvania’s Donald C. Peirce Planetarium is hosting a series of presentations in December highlighting the role of astronomy in wintertime celebrations around the world. The area’s residents are invited to visit the planetarium’s solstice-related shows for …

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Temple University professor Marc Lamont Hill, under fire for comments he made that were viewed as anti-Semitic, will not be punished by the school and “remains a member of the staff.”

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The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority recently received a $15 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for improvements to the Market-Frankford Line's 30th Street Station.

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Johnson C. Smith University — a private, historically Black college in Charlotte, North Carolina — had its accreditation reaffirmed and it has been removed from probationary status, according to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, the school's accrediting agency.

DuBOIS — A 27-year-old DuBois man has been charged in connection with threatening to kill his girlfriend, according to a criminal complaint filed at District Judge Patrick Ford’s office in DuBois.

ST. MARYS — Despite having less members than a typical season, the St. Marys swim team is looking to have a strong season both on the team and individual levels.

JOHNSONBURG — After years of struggling to field competitors, the Johnsonburg wrestling program has seen its numbers increase in recent years — along with that has come more success on the mat.

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BROOKVILLE — Knocking off the two-time defending tournament champions and dealing North Clarion its first regular-season loss in almost two years, the Brookville Lady Raiders basketball team c…

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2018--The ad hoc group of holders of bonds issued by the Mexico City Airport Trust (“MexCAT”) represented by Hogan Lovells (the “MexCAT Ad Hoc Bondholder Group”), has additionally retained Houlihan Lokey as Financial Advisor.

As it gets chillier, you may notice the cooler weather has begun to wreak havoc on your skin, hair and nails. While cold temperatures can definitely play a role in this, it’s also possible that your diet has something to do with it.

As the wintry atmosphere has settled outside and the heat gets cranked up indoors, the dry air can wreak havoc on the body — particularly your eyes. Your sight is an especially important sense; it’s important during these cold months to keep up on the health of your vision. If you’ve noticed that your eyes seem redder than usual, you have blurred sight or watery eyes, or you have a hard time making tears, the culprit could be something a bit more serious than the dreary outdoors.

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker defended lame-duck legislation Tuesday that sparked protests in the state's Capitol because it would trim some of his successor's powers. Critics said the Republican-controlled Legislature is ignoring the election result and trying to constrain Gov.-elect Tony Eve…

LUTHERSBURG — There will be live country music, with "Crossfire," from 7-10 p.m. Dec. 15 at the Community Center in Luthersburg. The kitchen will be open at 6 p.m.

Hailee Steinfeld felt "a little depressed" when she first moved to New York City by herself a year ago, but she knew the change would be "awesome" for her.

WASHINGTON — A word can be worth a thousand pictures. In the movie “Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer,” the mild word “snip” describes what the camera, demonstrating the eloquence of reticence, does not show in gory detail: Kermit Gosnell’s use of scissors to cut the spin…

WASHINGTON — Until last week it seemed that the Division 1 college basketball industry could produce nothing more risible than its pieties about cherishing the amateurism of the “student-athletes” who generate, but get mere crumbs of, the industry’s billions. Last week, however, a New York j…

WASHINGTON — If Sen. Ben Sasse is right — he has not recently been wrong about anything important — the nation’s most-discussed political problem is entangled with the least-understood public health problem. The political problem is furious partisanship. The public health problem is loneline…

NORRIDGEWOCK, Maine — Could towns like this, a tiny crossroads of fewer than 1,300 households — now draped in brilliant autumn foliage colors, by Election Day perhaps resting quietly under a gentle dusting of snow — decide whether Democrats or Republicans rule the House? Or whether subpoena-…