March 14, 2019 RSS feed / Features

Chimps Varied ‘Culture’ Matters For Conservation, Study Says

WASHINGTON (AP) – Some chimpanzee groups are stonethrowers. Some use rocks to crack open tree nuts to eat. Others use sticks to fish for algae.  More...

Family Awarded $3.38M For Royal Caribbean Passenger’s Death

MIAMI (AP) – A federal jury says Royal Caribbean Cruises owes $3.38 million to the family of a passenger who died during an Alaskan cruise.  The jury returned its verdict Thursday in Miami federal court.  More...

Protect Your Finances When Caring For Kids and Elderly Relatives

(StatePoint) – Despite actively saving and preparing for retirement, members of the sandwich generation have in large numbers been unable to build robust emergency savings and retirement account balances, primarily due to the strain of financia More...

Home And Garden Improvements That Will Benefit Local Wildlife

(StatePoint) – When it comes to changing the world, your own backyard is a great place to start. More...

Optimism Dips for Small And Mid-Size Business Owners

(StatePoint) As the back- bone of the U.S. More...

Rep Joyce Announces 2019 Congressional Art Competition

Washington, D.C. – Congressman John Joyce (PA-13) recently announced the 2019 High School Congressional Art Competition for the 13th District of Pennsylvania. More...

Today History

Eli Whitney Receives Patent For Cotton Gin In 1794

Today is Thursday, March 14, the 73rd day of 2019. There are 292 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: More...

Home And Garden Improvements That Will Benefit Local Wildlife

(StatePoint) – When it comes to changing the world, your own backyard is a great place to start. More...

Honoring The Achievements Of Women In The Military

(StatePoint) – The words “veteran,” “hero” and “patriot” usually evoke images of men. Many people are not aware that some 3 million women are currently serving or have served in the U.S. More...