CUMBERLAND — The American Breast Cancer Foundation operates a national Breast Cancer Assistance Program at its Columbia headquarters that provides financial assistance for breast cancer screenings and diagnostic tests for uninsured and underserved individuals, regardless of age or gender.


WASHINGTON (AP) — Targeting Turkey's economy, President Donald Trump announced sanctions Monday aimed at restraining the Turks' assault against Kurdish fighters and civilians in Syria -- an assault Turkey began after Trump announced he was moving U.S. troops out of the way.

ROCKY GAP — The support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month has grown with each passing day, with special events, sponsorships and fundraising. Rocky Gap Casino Resort has joined the wave of pink and is sponsoring “Clothes for a Cause.”

OAKLAND — The side effects of cancer can persist long after cancer treatments have ended. People who are considered to be in remission and don’t need to see their oncologist often don’t know who to turn to for lingering muscle pain, weakness and other physical and emotional ailments. Thanks …

SALISBURY, Pa. — Like so many, Anita Klink lived with the specter of breast cancer most of her life, but never really believed she would face a diagnosis at the age of 44.

CUMBERLAND —  Willetts Tech welcomed its first Maryland youth apprentice, Chase Fearon, after Allegany County Public Schools began the youth apprentice program this school year.


The U.S. Census Bureau is asking states for drivers' license records that typically include citizenship data and has made a new request for information on recipients of government assistance, alarming some civil rights advocates.

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency revoked two regulations last month dealing with clean water and air that present conflicting positions from the Trump Administration over the role states should play in protecting their own natural resources.


NEW YORK (AP) — Facing intense scrutiny from President Donald Trump and his Republican allies, Hunter Biden announced on Sunday that he will step down from the board of directors of a Chinese-backed private equity firm at the end of the month as part of a pledge not to work on behalf of any …

FROSTBURG —  The U.S. Department of Education has awarded Frostburg State University a five-year grant of $4.1 million for a program to increase the number of certified teachers in Maryland schools with a focus on the STEM field, like sciences, mathematics and computer science.

CUMBERLAND — What started as a sidewalk sale four years ago is slowly becoming a must stop spot along the Appalachian fall festival circuit.

• The Garrett County Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee will meet Oct. 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Alley, 499 Oakland Drive.

Marketing session for local businesses


NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A large section of a Hard Rock Hotel under construction at the edge of New Orleans' historic French Quarter collapsed Saturday amid blinding dust and flying debris, killing one person and injuring more than 20 as rescue workers rushed into what was left of the largely unst…

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