WASHINGTON (AP) — An influential federal advisory panel has soundly rejected a plan to offer Pfizer booster shots against COVID-19 to most Americans.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon retreated from its defense of a drone strike that killed multiple civilians in Afghanistan last month, announcing Friday that a review revealed that only civilians were killed in the attack, not an Islamic State extremist as first believed.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The architect of a Washington protest planned for Saturday that aims to rewrite history about the violent January assault on the U.S. Capitol is hardly a household name.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Allies of Donald Trump are mounting a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol, aimed at supporting what they call the “political prisoners” of the Jan. 6 insurrection — about 60 people held behind bars of the more than 600 charged in the deadly riot.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A former Army doctor convicted for the infamous 1970 murders of his pregnant wife and two young daughters on a North Carolina base has ended his appeal of a lower court ruling that denied his requested release.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The top U.S. military officer said Friday that calls he made to his Chinese counterpart in the final stormy months of Donald Trump's presidency were “perfectly within the duties and responsibilities” of his job.
NEW YORK — A very special birth certificate will be auctioned off later this year — a rare copy of the U.S. Constitution.
The White House is warning state and local governments about severe cuts to disaster relief, Medicaid, infrastructure grants, school money and other programs if Congress fails to raise the U.S. debt limit.
CUMBERLAND, Md. — Joseph P. George, retired CBIZ Insurance executive, was selected Thursday to replace Seth Bernard on the Cumberland City Council, officials said in a news release.
KEYSER, W.Va. — A Keyser resident was one of four winners statewide Thursday of a full, four-year scholarship to any college in West Virginia, part of Gov. Jim Justice’s COVID-19 vaccination sweepstakes.
FROSTBURG — In minutes, Frostburg State went from jumping for joy on the sideline after a go-ahead touchdown, to watching Tim McCutchen boom a game-tying, conference-record 54-yard field goal as time expired.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A mining company is locating a new plant in West Virginia, bringing 47 new full-time jobs and a $10 million investment, officials said.
LONDON (AP) — British presenter Piers Morgan will join News Corp and Fox News Media and host a TV show that will air in the U.S., Britain and Australia, the company said Thursday.
BOISE, Idaho — In another ominous sign about the spread of the delta variant, Idaho public health leaders on Thursday expanded health care rationing statewide and individual hospital systems in Alaska and Montana have enacted similar crisis standards amid a spike in the number of unvaccinate…
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden’s decision to form a strategic Indo-Pacific alliance with Australia and Britain to counter China is angering France and the European Union. They’re feeling left out and seeing it as a return to the Trump era.
WASHINGTON — The Biden administration has been enlisting one emissary after another to convince Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell to help raise the federal debt limit.
NEW YORK — Hundreds of birds migrating through New York City this week died after crashing into the city’s glass towers, a mass casualty event spotlighted by a New York City Audubon volunteer’s tweets showing the World Trade Center littered with bird carcasses.
WASHINGTON — One side is energized by the prospect of the greatest expansion of government support since the New Deal nearly a century ago. The other is fearful about dramatically expanding Washington’s reach at an enormous cost.
This Week's Circulars
CUMBERLAND — Please join us for a celebration of life service to honor Hila Elizabeth (Ritchie) Uhl on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at 2:30pm. It will be held at First Presbyterian Church, 1 E. Main Street, Lonaconing.
ROMNEY, W.Va. — Harry Herschel Kerns, 87, of Romney, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021, at Hampshire Center. Memorial service to be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Giffin Funeral Home and Crematory, in Capon Bridge.
- City man charged in Gay Street homicide
- Kiya Wilhelm brings 'bronze to Barrelville'
- Construction worker severely burned at Upper Potomac Industrial Park
- Area hospitals overrun with COVID-19 patients
- Keyser man arrested in alleged Cumberland abduction
- Hampshire woman charged in fatal hit, run
- Fort Hill grad was in the Pentagon on Sept. 11
- Deezen arrested after alleged disturbance at LaVale restaurant
- Keyser resident winner in W.Va. vaccination sweepstakes
- Hampshire man killed in one-vehicle crash