As much of the nation digs out from one of the worst blizzards in years, there's this bit of hopeful news from Pennsylvania:"Punxsutawney Phil" did not see his shadow — which if you believe in the Groundhog Day legend, means we'll have an early spring.Many are surely hoping he's right.
The ongoing saga of coal mine giant Massey Energy took a much-rumored turn this weekend with an agreement to merge with Alpha Natural Resources, a Virginia-based company, which already owns 26 underground coal mines in Appalachia and Wyoming.
Michigan authorities yesterday said that they foiled a bombing attempt of a suburban Detroit mosque, last week.Police said they arrested Roger Stockham, who had alledgedly driven from California and parked outside the Islamic Center of America with a trunk full of fireworks.The AP reports:Stockham w
Fifteen days after the shooting rampage in Tucson that left six people dead and another 13 wounded by gunfire, New York City investigators went to a Phoenix gun show and were able to purchase a handgun and extended magazine like those used in the attack even though federal law says they should not h
From Oneonta, N.Y., the local Daily Star writes that:"Loose Change filmmaker Korey H. Rowe, 27, of Oneonta, was one of two people arrested in Oneonta on Thursday and charged with sale of heroin, Oneonta police said."