December 14, 2017 RSS feed / Features

Protecting Holiday Packages

Experts are predicting more than $100 billion will be spent shopping online during this year’s holiday season. As online shopping increases, so do thefts of packages from front porches. More...

5 Hacks For Living With Diabetes

(StatePoint) – According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), approximately 30.3 million Americans are living with diabetes, which affects people of all ages. More...

Convicted State Lawmaker Gets Pension Restored

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Today In History

Sandy Hook Attack In 2012

Today is Thursday, Dec. 14, the 348th day of 2017. There are 17 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: More...

A Different Outlook On Work And Cancer

(StatePoint) – The challenges surrounding life with cancer, particularly in the workplace, are complex, and new findings show that male and female experiences can differ. More...

Priest Who Used To Be KKK Member Apologizes 40 Years Later

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - A former Ku Klux Klan member who burned a cross on a black couple’s lawn 40 years ago, before becoming a Roman Catholic priest, has finally written his victims an apology.  The Rev. More...

Chocolate Peppermint Cookies A Holiday Treat

If, like me, you’re a fan of dark chocolate peppermint bark at Christmastime, you’re going to love these cookies. Your friends and family will, too. More...

Bedford Co. Foundation Names 11 ACM Scholarship Recipients

The Bedford County Regional Educational Foundation has announced that 11 area Allegany College of Maryland students are among recipients of community sponsored scholarships for study at the Bedford County Campus of ACM in the fall 2017 semester.  More...

How To Talk Money With Your College Student On Break

(StatePoint) – While college students earn their degrees, paving the way for future success in their chosen fields, they should also be paving the way for a healthy financial future. More...

New Dinosaur Looks Like Odd Mix Of Duck, Croc, Ostrich, Swan

WASHINGTON (AP) – With a bill like a duck but teeth like a croc's, a swanlike neck and killer claws, a new dinosaur species uncovered by scientists looks like something Dr. Seuss could have dreamed up.  More...

Convoy Of Wreaths Headed For Arlington National Cemetery

COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine (AP) _ A convoy loaded with Christmas wreaths has left Down East Maine for a weeklong journey to Arlington National Cemetery, where the wreaths will adorn tombstones this holiday season.  More...