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Latest on flooding: Body pulled from Houston Ship Channel

May 29, 2015

10:45 p.m. (CDT)

The U.S. Coast Guard says a body has been recovered from the Houston Ship Channel.

Officials say the body was spotted in the water Thursday night. more »»

 
 
 
Washington farmers are dumping unprofitable apples

May 29, 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A record crop of apples, coupled with the West Coast port slowdown earlier this year, is taking a toll on Washington apple growers. more »»

Hastert indictment offers few clues about alleged misconduct

May 29, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — A newly unveiled indictment against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert accuses the Illinois Republican of agreeing to pay $3. more »»

At least 20 years in prison awaits Silk Road founder

May 29, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors are asking a Manhattan judge to sentence a San Francisco man who created the online drug-peddling site Silk Road to decades in prison, while the defendant is asking to... more »»

USS Arizona Memorial dock repairs expected to take a week

May 29, 2015

HONOLULU (AP) — The National Park Service and the Navy aim to resume taking visitors to the USS Arizona Memorial in a week, after a dock damaged by a wayward vessel is repaired. more »»

National Spelling Bee ends in tie for 2nd year in a row

May 29, 2015

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — They couldn't be rattled. They couldn't be denied. more »»

Timeline of the career of ex-US House Speaker Dennis Hastert

May 29, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal grand jury has accused former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert of agreeing to pay $3. more »»

Indictment says ex-US House Speaker Hastert paid hush money

May 29, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert agreed to pay $3. more »»

Latest on flooding: River below flood stage in North Texas

May 29, 2015

10 p.m. (CDT)

Authorities say the Brazos River has fallen below flood stage at an evacuated North Texas subdivision. more »»

Indictment says ex-House Speaker Hastert paid hush money

May 29, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert agreed to pay $3. more »»

Baltimore gets bloodier as arrests drop post-Freddie Gray

May 29, 2015

BALTIMORE (AP) — A 31-year-old woman and a young boy were shot in the head Thursday, becoming Baltimore's 37th and 38th homicide victims so far this month, the city's deadliest in 15 years. more »»

Heavy rain eases Texas drought, but high water could linger

May 29, 2015

HOUSTON (AP) — This week's record rainfall in Texas eased the state's drought and swelled rivers and lakes to the point that they may not return to normal levels until July, scientists said... more »»

Latest on flooding: Body found along Central Texas riverbank

May 29, 2015

9:15 p.m. (CDT)

Search teams have found a body on the bank of the Blanco River in San Marco. more »»

Latest on flooding: Houston reduces number of missing to 1

May 29, 2015

7:45 p.m. (CDT)

Emergency officials have reduced the number of missing people in Houston from Monday night's flash flooding from two to one. more »»

Authorities eye reopening of goo-struck California beaches

May 29, 2015

MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are deciding whether to reopen 7 miles of Southern California beaches that were fouled by globs of mysterious, oily tar.

The U.S. more »»

Iconic Martha's Vineyard lighthouse begins move inland

May 29, 2015

AQUINNAH, Mass. (AP) — A Martha's Vineyard lighthouse that is among the most endangered historic landmarks in the U.S. began its gradual march back from a rapidly eroding cliffside on Thursday. more »»

Ex-US Speaker charged in relation to payments of hush money

May 29, 2015

CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert agreed to pay $3. more »»

Latest on Dennis Hastert: Ex-House speaker resigns from firm

May 29, 2015

7:50 p.m. (CDT)

A spokesman for the lobbying and law firm where Hastert worked in Washington, D.C., says the former House speaker has resigned. more »»

 
 

South Hills - Our Town Block Party May 30, 2015

Join the fun! South Hills/Altoona campus is holding a community block party Sat., May 30 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. 541 58th St. Altoona. Fun activities, food, music and crafts for kids and adults. Kids' finger-printing ID cards. Raffles. IPad to be given away. more »

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