| Jul 25, 2012
| 9:55 PM
If ABC News does fire Brian Ross, he could always find a job working for Aaron Sorkin.
Ross, a veteran investigative reporter for ABC News, blew it Friday morning when he suggested that the Aurora, Colo., shooting suspect, James Holmes, might be...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 6:42 AM
NEW ORLEANS -- Days after the Colorado movie theater massacre, President Barack Obama on Wednesday forcefully spoke out against gun violence, making perhaps some of his strongest comments yet as president on the issue.
While the president said he...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Letterkenny Army Depot change of command ceremony will mark a transfer of leadership, as Col. Cheri A. Provancha relinquishes the title of Letterkenny Army Depot commander to Col. Victor S. Hagan, according to a news release.
The ceremony is...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:58 PM
U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh said that a “politically correct” U.S. government was so fearful of offending Islam that it failed to prevent the Fort Hood massacre.
Walsh, a first-term Republican congressman with tea party support, told an audience in...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Naser Jason Abdo, age 22, will spend the rest of his life in federal prison for plotting to kill American soldiers and others near Fort Hood, Texas, announced Assistant Attorney General for National Security Lisa Monaco, United States Attorney Robert...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Leadership of Letterkenny Army Depot transferred during a change-of-command ceremony Friday at the Chambersburg depot.
Col. Cheri A. Provancha relinquished the title of commander to Col. Victor S. Hagan, who becomes the depot’s 47th commanding...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 2:06 PM
I'm always happy when one of my "What Is It?" items makes it into our Sunday paper's Best of the Blogs section.
More people get to see the mystery items and guess what they are, since newspaper readership is much higher than my blog readership. I just...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:50 AM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The family of a Navy Seal who grew up in West Michigan say he was among seven American troops who died in a Black Hawk helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan
Kent County Commissioner Harold Voorhees tells The Associated...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Arnold Weidner, 80, of Allegheny Township has lived and worked his family farm along Benning Road all his life.
He has never known anything else but the simple country life, except for when he traded his work clothes for military fatigues and left his...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Roslyn: Charlotte Schmidt, 79, of Roslyn died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.
Her funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2012, at Roslyn Lutheran Church.
Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Aberdeen....
| Feb 16, 2013
| 7:18 PM
The Alaska National Guard team is set to tackle the trail of the Iron Dog, billed as the “world’s longest, toughest snowmobile race,” ready to leave Big Lake Feb. 17 enroute to Nome, then onto Fairbanks in a 2,000-mile race.