| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:27 PM
There is more than enough justification for Pennsylvanians to expect the worst from their highest state court.
Often, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court has performed atrociously — from giving state lawyers carte blanche to engage in unethical conduct,...
| Oct 10, 2012
Is the U.S. Supreme Court's doomsday clock ticking for racial preferences? Maybe, but states that already ban race-based admissions show how you can build diversity by other means.
First, let's define terms. As with the abortion debate and other moral...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Now that the majority of the 2012 harvest has been completed, make plans to attend this year's Ag Appreciation Banquet on Friday, Nov. 9. The social begins at 5:30 p.m. with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. The event is organized by the Aberdeen Area Chamber Ag...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 2:31 PM
They are three of the biggest living icons in popular music. Make that aging icons. Still, their images are indelible, their music timeless and their popularity remarkably undying. In fact, when it comes to ticket sales, these geezers are as hot as Justin...
| May 16, 2012
In January 2008, a political activist group called Citizens United released “Hillary: The Movie.” The documentary sharply criticized Hillary Clinton, who was then a U.S. senator and candidate for the Democratic Party’s presidential...
| May 17, 2012
| 12:17 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Disco queen Donna Summer, whose pulsing anthems such as "Last Dance," ''Love to Love You Baby" and "Bad Girls" became the soundtrack for a glittery age of sex, drugs, dance and flashy clothes, has died. She was 63.
| May 21, 2012
| 7:38 AM
1) Storm N. Norman (WEBE 108)
Since 1984, when Best Local Radio Personality Storm'n Norman first won this award, the fabulous, popular radio jock has met pretty much every celebrity on his dream list. "I've done [Paul] McCartney, [Jimmy] Buffett, Jerry...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:49 PM
A trio of women will sing songs from the 1940s to today at the Ag Appreciation Banquet Nov. 9 at the Dakota Event Center.
The women, who call themselves Divas Through the Decades, present a musical tribute to influential female vocalists in American...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 12:35 PM
The 112th Somerset County Fair is until Aug. 25 at the Somerset County Fairgrounds, Meyersdale. Livestock, carnival rides, exhibits, grandstand shows, music, food and fun. 814-634-5619. somersetcountyfairpa.com.
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:06 PM
Arizona governor Jan Brewer is pretty happy about a court ruling on her state’s immigration laws.
Federal judge Susan Bolton of the U.S. District Court of Arizona refused to bring the hammer down on the 'show me your papers' provision of the...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 9:45 PM
WASHINGTON -- It should come as no surprise that in the latest New York Times/CBS News Poll, less than half of Americans surveyed -- 44 percent -- said they approve of the U.S. Supreme Court. Furthermore, three-quarters said they believed individual...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 3:29 PM
The problem with nonlawyers and nonpoliticians is that they are simple-minded.
When it comes to the public interest, the rabble always want actions to be rational and based on the niceties of plain English instead of gobbledegook. They fail to appreciate...