| Dec 16, 2011
| 6:36 AM
Today's forecast calls for partly sunny skies with a high temperature around 49 degrees. The low temperature is expected to be around 36 degrees tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
FROM LAST NIGHT...
Teen boy killed when...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 9:55 PM
An accused terrorist was arraigned late Sunday in a Manhattan courthouse on charges he conspired to commit crimes of terrorism.
Some of the charges lodged against Jose Pimentel, 27, include first-degree criminal possession of a weapon as a crime of...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 7:46 AM
A man described as a homegrown terrorist is behind bars accused of plotting to bomb post offices, police cars and a police station in Bayonne, New Jersey.
Cops say 27-year-old Jose Pimentel of Hamilton Heights was arrested Saturday as he was about to...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 11:45 AM
This week, the last U.S. combat troops left Iraq. After more than eight years of fighting an ill-conceived, inexcusably prolonged war made more devastating by official ineptitude and hubris, America's soldiers are coming home for Christmas. The nation...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 8:19 AM
Lehigh Valley's U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent is getting some attention across the country this weekend, where an Occupy group and an anti-capitalism student group will protest his Enemy Expatriation Act at a courthouse in Utah.
From the Salt Lake Tribune:...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Nobody wishes for peace more than a veteran. As someone who deployed to a combat zone and knows what it's like to endure deep pangs of family separation and be awoken at 3:30 a.m. because there's a large group outside your post who is trying to kill you,...
| Feb 4, 2012
One of several casualties of the vitriolic name-calling between Republican presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich is what to do about Iran.
In interviews, Mr. Romney has spoken about tougher sanctions, but it's been difficult to consider...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 3:00 AM
The threat of an Israeli strike against Iran'snuclear facilities ratcheted up a notch last week when Israel'sdefense minister, Ehud Barak, issued new warnings that time was running out to stop Tehran's drive to build a bomb. If Israel waits much longer,...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Larry Smith's letter regarding U.S. foreign policy ("Nuclear threat keeps U.S. troops overseas," Feb. 7) reflects, perhaps, a "wishful remembrance" in its stating that "if Saddam Hussein had allowed inspectors full access to Iraq, we never would have gone...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 9:47 AM
When you think of sweater vest wearing, church going, Rick Santorum, the last image that comes to mind is thrashing heavy metal. Whether Santorum is a closet fan, head banging in his Virginia home's basement to "Symphony of Destruction" is unknown, but...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 9:08 AM
Stroll with Lynn Abercrombie through her clapboard house on the West River and check out the alabaster mask from Yemen, the head-to-toe woman's cloak from Afghanistan, the smoking implements from Egypt and the shrunken head from Ecuador. You'll see...