| May 29, 2014
| 8:04 AM
PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, Williamsport, held graduation ceremonies. Area residents receiving degrees include:
Cody N. Bennicoff, Macungie, Bachelor of Science, Residential Construction Technology and Management:...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 10:52 PM
The Obama administration will seek to cut greenhouse gas emissions from existing power plants 30% from 2005 levels by 2030, potentially one of the biggest steps any country has taken to confront climate change, people familiar with the plan said Sunday....
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A hands-on amusement park where kids are allowed to operate heavy machinery and ride on the business ends of construction equipment sounds wildly inventive, thrilling, dangerous, litigious and profitable.
Set to open June 14, the construction-themed...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:23 PM
BRIDGEPORT — Firefighters on Tuesday battled a three-alarm fire in the former Remington Arms factory.
The fire was reported about 11:30 a.m. in the vacant structure near Barnum Avenue and Helen Street. Firefighters also answered a call at the same...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 2:48 PM
A man suffered minor burns in a Corona del Mar residential fire Monday morning, authorities said.
Firefighters were called at 5:29 a.m. after heavy smoke and flames were seen coming from a two-unit structure in the 600 block of Poinsettia Avenue, said...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The Hollywood Inn, a shuttered nightclub in a run-down section of Fresno, has been demolished. A few miles away, an 80-foot-deep shaft to test soil conditions has been sunk into the banks of the Fresno River.
Officials say such activities, along with...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:51 PM
Arizona State senior offensive lineman Chip Sarafin has publicly revealed that he is gay, becoming the first active major college football player to do so.
The 320-pounder came out in an article for Compete, a Tempe-based LGBT publication.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:41 AM
A woman died and two others were injured after a Logan Square storefront they had been occupying caught fire Thursday night, according to authorities.
A mattress in a back bedroom of the building, in the 3400 block of West Armitage Avenue, caught fire...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The family of a 27-year LAPD officer has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the cities of Los Angeles and Beverly Hills and the company that owns the truck that hit his vehicle and killed him.
Det. Ernest L. Allen Sr. was killed May 9 when an out-...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:44 PM
A consultant will be looking for ways to fix drainage issues near a recently built bridge in Wheaton after staff discovered the project led to increased flooding in the area.
The Wesley Street bridge, a $12 million project largely paid for by federal...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Florida is a global hub for trade. It took decades of innovative efforts, resourcefulness and entrepreneurship from the private sector, strategic investments from the public sector and capitalizing on opportunities like free-trade agreements and the...