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Britain cries foul as EU nixes its Capital of Culture bid

Associated Press LONDON (AP) - U.K. politicians expressed dismay Thursday after the European Union booted Britain out of the contest to become European Capital of Culture because of Brexit. Britain was due to hold the title in 2023, and five British cities and regions were competing to be chosen. Bu

WLOX - 2017-11-23 16:52:30

Dalveer wins his spurs at International Court

Tuesday re-elected to the last seat of the world court after Britain withdrew its candidate from the election. "But we maintain that it is an issue to be resolved between the governments of India and Pakistan. we continue to monitor situation very carefully", said Foreign Office minister Rory Stewar

LAUREL LEADER-CALL - 2017-11-23 08:00:00

The Latest: Top Bosnian Serb leader slams Mladic verdict

Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription to continue reading. Fikret Alic, left, holds holds a copy of a magazine bearing his image, outside the Yugoslav War Crimes Tribunal, ICTY, as he waits for the verdict to be handed down in the genocide trial against former Bosn


Ingalls contract vote Tuesday - WLOX.com - The News for South Mississippi

Next week, 7,300 union workers at Ingalls shipyard will vote on a new labor contract with the company. The Ingalls contract vote takes place Tuesday, Nov. 28 from 4:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Arts and Crafts Building next to the Civic Center at the Jackson County Fairgrounds. The contract is a four

WLOX - 2017-11-23 00:14:29

Lees named Citizens of the Year

Each year, Board Members of the Forest Area Chamber of Commerce nominate and cast their votes for the Citizens of the Year. It is proudly proclaimed that the winners of the 2017 Forest Citizens of the Year Award are: Tommy and Gail Lee. When the Chamber chose the Lees, they notified their office sec


Normile builds Gaga Ball pit as Eagle Scout project

PJ Normile, 14, is working his way to Eagle Scout by building a Gaga Ball Pit at Gaddis Park. Dubbed a kinder, gentler version of dodge ball, Gaga is a fast paced, high energy sport played in an octagonal pit. PJ's current rank is Life Scout. He is a member of Boy Scout Troop 63 in Forest. The chart


Wooten on being an Artist

Lanell Wooten is one of the arts and crafts vendors who set out her wares at Creative Christmas in Forest last week. She is a talented hands-on artist who creates beautiful Christmas tree ornaments out of quality plastic that is so clear it looks just like glass. The artwork she paints onto the orna


Strike Ending Legislation Ends College Labour Dispute

Not only juggling an extended semester and heavy workload, but new rules laid out by the province yesterday regarding tuition refunds and reimbursement for financial hardship during the strike. Union representatives told us that it wasn't really about more money, but I don't think anyone will refuse


In Glens Falls, traffic stop leads to drug charges

A Glens Falls man was in the Warren County Jail on drug charges Thursday after being arrested with cocaine and heroin during a traffic stop, according to the New York State Police. Robert C. Delaney Jr. allegedly had more than six ounces of cocaine and an ounce of heroin when he was stopped Tuesday,

TIMES UNION - 2017-11-23 13:54:36

Police: 8-year-old girl seriously hurt in hit-and-run crash

HARTFORD - An 8-year-old girl was seriously hurt in a car crash early Wednesday on county Route 17 when her father allowed her to take the wheel and the car careened into an embankment, police said. The child was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of broken bones and a possible punctured l

POST-STAR - 2017-11-22 22:30:00

Looking back at local history: Nov. 24

Take a look back at local history. Here are the top stories for Nov. 24 from one, five and 10 years ago. PUTNAM - The Lake George Land Conservancy has acquired 72 more acres of land on the east side of Lake George that will allow the organization ... FORT ANN -- A 66-year-old woman was injured Frida

POST-STAR - 2017-11-24 17:00:00

Shop, rest, repeat: Black Friday tradition continues

QUEENSBURY - Brandi Michal took her lunch break at 6:15 a.m. Friday. The Carter's outlet employee started working at midnight Friday and took her "lunch break" to visit sister store OshKosh B'gosh and do some Christmas shopping for her 8-year-old daughter. "It ruins Thanksgiving," Michal said. "Hone

POST-STAR - 2017-11-24 16:15:00

Letter to the editor: Published cartoon hit a new low

How dare you use a cartoon depicting the nativity scene (nativity cartoon, Nov. 17) as a backdrop for your filthy politics. You should be ashamed of yourself. I am sure your mother would be proud of you. I have an idea. Try using a menorah or the Prophet Mohammed for your next cartoon and see what k

POST-STAR - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

Letter to the editor: Family, national economics differ

The Post-Star, after behaving gallantly about Trump and the Queensbury Republicans as the tip of a corrupt iceberg, seems to have retreated with a guest editorial "Republicans are only hope to shrink deficit." What nonsense! Nonsense in either microeconomics or macroeconomics. At the microeconomic l

POST-STAR - 2017-11-24 05:00:00

Hartford man charged after he let 8-year-old steer car

WASHINGTON COUNTY -- State Police have arrested a Hartford man after a crash that injured an 8-year-old child. Troopers say the child was steering the car late Tuesday night, unbelted and in Brett Reynolds' lap, while Reynolds worked the pedals. The car crashed, and the child suffered serious injuri

WRGB - 2017-11-24 14:10:12

South Glens Falls unveils new website

SOUTH GLENS FALLS - South Glens Falls is looking for photographs as it finishes a brand new website. "The photos from the old website were too small," said Village Board member Nick Bodkin, who is leading the project. Photos of the village can be sent to him at trusteebodkin@sgfny.com. The new site

POST-STAR - 2017-11-24 20:45:00

Woman injured in Friday-morning Birmingham shooting

An investigation is underway after a woman was shot Friday morning in Woodlawn. The victim was driven by private vehicle to UAB Hospital where she is being treated for what is believed to be a gunshot wound to the leg. The extent of her injury wasn't immediately known. Birmingham police said the cit

AL.COM - 2017-11-24 18:08:44

Birmingham man charged in Mountain Brook police chase, crash

Updated: 11:45 AM CST Nov 24, 2017 A Birmingham man has been charged in connection with a police chase and crash on Montclair Road. Eric Devaughn McAlpine, 24, is charged with receiving stolen property, certain persons forbidden to possess a pistol, unlawful possession of a controlled substance an

WVTM13.COM - 2017-11-24 17:45:00

In Whitman, Alabama, new experiences, and the fireworks that can follow

One day, Pierre and I were having lunch at El Barrio, a Mexican-inspired restaurant in Birmingham. Pierre mentioned that he thought that Juan, who worked as a server there, would be a great person to ask to read for Whitman, Alabama. He had met Juan previously, and they had hit it off. So, we asked

AL.COM - 2017-11-24 12:02:30

Learn to make homemade turkey mole

Turkey can be found everywhere in the days leading up to Thanksgiving. Hit a cafeteria around then. Eat with the kids at school. Go to a church supper. Turkey probably is on the menu. That's all even before you attend one or more family meals on Thanksgiving day. Yes, many will be suffering from tur

AL.COM - 2017-11-24 13:30:48