Three men have climbed to the top of the world 21 times, all of them mountain guides who grew up in the shadow of Mount Everest. Two of these famed Sherpa guides have retired. But 48- year-old Kami Rita says he’ll be summiting Everest for years to come.
Philadelphia police say they have arrested a 12-yearold boy who was walking down a street with a loaded AR-15 rifle.
Police said Monday that the arrest happened during the weekend. Authorities say a 19- year-old man carrying a handgun also was arrested.
The police department posted a picture on Twitter of an officer with the seized guns.
On Thursday, November 2, 2017—All Souls Day—Kenneth Clum passed away in Brunswick, Maine, at the age of 89 years.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that aims to add and strengthen work requirements for public assistance and other welfare programs.
The order, signed in private, promotes “common-sense reforms” that policy adviser Andrew Bremberg said would reduce dependence on government programs.
BATH — Dennis J. Ring, 73, of Whiskeag Road died on April 8, 2018.
He was born on December 31, 1944, a son of John E. and Ida M. (Jalbert) Ring. He graduated from Haverhill High School in Massachusetts.
Norman Allen Shorey, 94, of 42 Meadowview Drive, Pittsfield, passed away peacefully at home on April 8, 2018. He was born on January 27, 1924, to the late Sumner B. and Carrie Shorey.
He married the former Claudia B. Depping in April of 1948.
BEIRUT (AP) — European airspace authorities are warning aircraft to be careful over the next days when flying close to Syria because of possible military action against President Bashar Assad’s forces.
A bipartisan group of four senators is moving to protect special counsel Robert Mueller’s job as President Donald Trump publicly muses about firing him.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company’s history, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg batted away often-aggressive questioning from lawmakers who accused him of failing to protect the personal information of millions of Americans from Russians intent on upsetting the U.S. election.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — As thousands of National Guard troops deploy to the Mexico border, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to bring his firm stance on immigration enforcement to New Mexico where a group of Southwest border sheriffs are meeting today.
DEAR ABBY: My son’s girlfriend confided to me that my son, age 35, is cross-dressing. I knew his life was in flux and that his appearance had changed, but it stunned me. He hasn’t mentioned anything, and she said he would be very upset if I knew.
President Donald Trump was so incensed by the FBI’s raid of his personal attorney’s office and hotel room that he’s privately pondered firing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and publicly mused about ousting special counsel Robert Mueller.
If you had asked me three years ago, “What is the role of a forensic nurse in our community?” I probably would have guessed that their work was like something you see on a television crime show.
Driving around town as I do makes me think of Roberto Duran. That boxer of days gone by who, at one time, was the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world.
In 1689, William III and Mary II were crowned as joint sovereigns of Britain.
In 1713, the Treaty of Utrecht was signed, ending the War of the Spanish Succession.
In 1865, President Abraham Lincoln spoke to a crowd outside the White House, saying, "We meet this evening, not in sorrow, but in gladness of heart." (It was the last public address Lincoln would deliver.)