8-run first inning sends Pirates past Cardinals

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Lance Lynn allowed eight runs in the first inning and the St. Louis...

College Sports

Penn State beats Iowa 21-19 with TD on final play

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – Juwan Johnson caught a seven-yard TD pass as time expired and...

Washington County News

Dog parks offer place for pooches to exercise, socialize

Off-leash dog parks have become popular, and more municipalities are creating areas for pet owners...


Chicago has not been Steelers’ kind of town

Steelers will try to do something they've done just once before: Win in Chicago

Washington County News

First airplane ride puts birthday boy on cloud nine

Jaxson Jaki has a birthday party unlike that of most 4-year-olds. He takes his first airplane ride...

Washington County News

In celebration of Italian heritage

Washington Italian Heritage Festival was held Saturday in Community Pavilion on South Main Street.


Pennsylvania’s ugly budget fight runs into Amazon courtship

HARRISBURG – Mass transit system? Check. Big population center? Check. Top-notch...


Jamaican on Main: Jaiden’s Place brings Caribbean flavors to Washington

Marsha Collins has opened Jaiden's Place on South Main Street, bringing a taste of the Caribbean to...

U.S. and World

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

MEXICO CITY – A strong new earthquake shook Mexico Saturday, toppling already damaged homes...

College Sports

The longest yards: Keir goes all in for Cal’s victory

Cal scores with 18 seconds left to avoid upset against Seton Hill