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  • U.S. Secret Service investigating suspicious package near White House

    United States Secret Service tweeted Tuesday morning that they were investigating a suspicious package left near the White House. There are road closures in effect, according to the secret service. The package is currently being investigated. Developing story. USSS is investigating suspicious package; security perimeter established & members of the public & media are being moved to safe a distance — U.S. Secret Service (@SecretService) March 28, 2017 .@SecretService investigating suspicious package near @WhiteHouse grounds. Road closures in effect. — […]

  • Pennsylvania Congressman applauds White House for cutting off certain federal grants to ‘sanctuary cities’

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions outlined Monday how the Trump administration will use federal funds to crack down on “sanctuary cities” and states that choose not to comply with federal immigration laws, as it has threatened to do since January. The comments came after the Trump administration has made a concerted effort to pressure the so-called “sanctuary” jurisdictions as part of its aggressive push to enforce immigration laws. The term refers to jurisdictions like major cities including Los Angeles, Chicago and […]

  • Poll: Do you support more military action against the Islamic State?

    Within the first 100 days of President Donald Trump’s administration, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al Abadi said in a “Fox News Sunday” interview that he thinks his country will defeat Islamic State military forces “within weeks.” Iraqi and coalition forces have increasingly turned to artillery and airstrikes in their fight against the terrorist organization. Backed by a U.S.-led international coalition, Fox News reported, Iraqi forces earlier this year drove ISIS fighters from the eastern part of Mosul, Iraq’s second-largest city. The […]

  • Lancaster County Coroner: Hugo Hernandez-Garcia died of gunshot wound to his chest

    PROVIDENCE TWP., Lancaster County, Pa. — Lancaster County Coroner Stephen Diamantoni confirmed Hugo Hernandez Garcia, 35, died of a gunshot wound to his chest. The manner of death is homicide. A person of interest is in prison on charges he previously threatened the victim. While investigating the death of Hernandez-Garcia, police say they spoke to a woman who told them about an incident last year. Hernandez-Garcia was found deceased inside his home at 124 Pennsy Road in Providence Township at […]

  • Poll: Which spring activity are you looking forward to the most?

    Meteorologists define the first day of spring as March 1, while the rest of us recognize it as March 20. Last Monday was the day scientists explain as the date when the sun passes the celestial equator and days become longer. The astronomical spring in the Northern Hemisphere will end on Wednesday, June 21. This weather’s weekend has the potential to lean toward summer temperatures. As the mercury continues to rise, a lot of hibernators will emerge from, albeit, a mostly […]

  • Norfolk Southern: two train cars derailed on westbound route to Chicago from Harrisburg

    MARYSVILLE BOROUGH, Perry County — A Norfolk Southern train going westbound from Harrisburg to Chicago, Illinois derailed Thursday, a Norfolk Southern Corp. spokesperson confirmed. Dave Pidgeon said no injuries have been reported at the time of this posting. And, traffic has not yet been affected. According to Pidgeon, an intermodal train that pulled out of the Harrisburg terminal derailed two cars. “We don’t typically comment on the consist of individual trains for safety and security reasons,” Pidgeon said, when asked what […]

  • Poll: Does extensive media coverage of terror attacks inspire similar attacks?

    The White House, last month, issued a list of 78 terror attacks to support President Donald Trump’s claim that the media is failing to adequately report them. Attacks listed, CNN reported, spanned from September 2014 to December 2016. And, on that list: the San Bernardino attack, the Paris attacks, the Orlando nightclub shooting, the truck attacks in Nice and Berlin, the Brussels airport attack, the Istanbul airport and Sultanahmet attacks, and the Sydney siege. The same day the list was released, […]

  • York JCC responds to arrest made in Israel in connection with bomb threats

    A Jewish teenager was arrested in connection with a series of bomb threats that have rattled Jewish institutions and community centers across the US and another countries, Israeli police said Thursday. Israeli police worked with the FBI during the months-long undercover investigation to identify the 19-year-old suspect, who used “advanced camouflage technologies” to cover his tracks, police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said. According to the York JCC Interim CEO Matt Scarpato, he said his organization is “gratified by the progress in […]

  • Mother’s Sub hosts gift card, clothing drive for families affected by recent Harrisburg house fire

    According to a Mother’s Sub flyer, the family-owned restaurant owners are opening their doors to collect donations for families recently affected by a Harrisburg house fire. The fire happened on Friday, March 10 at Lexington and Walnut Streets. The fire took the lives of 2-year-old Ashanti Hughes and a 10-year-old Savannah Dominick. A Harrisburg fireman, who was responding to the fire, was also struck and killed by a suspected drunk driver. Lt. Dennis DeVoe was a 21-year veteran of the […]