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 2019-12-05 21:39 

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School board expected to discuss legal services policy...

CUMBERLAND — Legal services will be among the issues the newly changed Allegany County Public Schools education board will discuss next week....

 2019-12-05 18:45 

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'Impactful' trip: Meyersdale students visit Holocaust museum...

A trip to Washington, D.C., on Nov. 13 gave more than 70 Meyersdale Area High School students a "powerful" message on the lessons of the Holocaust from the mouth of one of its survivors....

 2019-12-05 17:44 

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North Korea threatens to resume calling Trump 'dotard'...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea threatened Thursday to resume insults of U.S. President Donald Trump and consider him a "dotard" if he keeps using provocative language, such as referring to its leader as "rocket man."...

 2019-12-05 17:40 

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New details emerge on drug that may slow Alzheimer's disease...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A company that claims to have the first drug to slow mental decline from Alzheimer's disease made its case to scientists Thursday, disclosing more results that may help explain why one study of the experimental medicine......

 2019-12-05 16:25 

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Sailor who killed 2 and himself at Pearl Harbor identified...

HONOLULU (AP) — A Navy sailor shot three civilians, killing two of them, before taking his own life at Pearl Harbor just days before thousands were scheduled to gather at the storied military base to mark the 78th anniversary of......

 2019-12-05 15:56 

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House will draft Trump impeachment articles, Pelosi says...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. House is pressing forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday....

 2019-12-05 15:31 

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Text of Pelosi's announcement on articles of impeachment...

Text of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's announcement on Thursday that the House is moving forward to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump....

 2019-12-05 14:10 

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Baltimore Street Access Project to take 18 months...

CUMBERLAND — Officials see October 2020 as the likely starting point for the beginning phase of the $9.4 million Baltimore Street Access Project....

 2019-12-05 14:00 

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Root: 'Everything should be for the kids'...

CUMBERLAND — Edward Root was hesitant when he was first approached about filling the empty seat on the Allegany County Public Schools quarrelsome education board....

 2019-12-05 12:15 

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Chemicals in Maryland tap water exceed guidelines...

Tap water at the majority of Maryland utilities, or public water systems, had levels of contaminants that exceeded health guidelines established by the Environmental Working Group, a nonprofit focused on environmental health issues....

 2019-12-04 18:09 

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18 calls per day in November for city fire department...

CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Fire Department responded to 542 incidents in the month of November, an average of 18 calls per day. The majority of the calls, 411, were for ambulance service, including 14 outside of the city, according to......

 2019-12-04 17:51 

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State police logged 615 traffic stops last month on Haystack Mountain...

CUMBERLAND — Troopers from the Cumberland barrack made 615 traffic stops on Interstate 68 at Haystack Mountain during the month of November, according to Lt. H.B. Martz, Cumberland barrack commander....

 2019-12-04 17:32 

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Fiery disagreements as Trump impeachment hearing opens...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee's first impeachment hearing quickly burst into partisan infighting Wednesday as Democrats charged that President Donald Trump must be removed from office for enlisting foreign interference in U.S. ...

 2019-12-04 16:54 

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Trump calls Trudeau 'two-faced' as palace gossip goes viral...

WATFORD, England (AP) — NATO leaders professed unity on Wednesday at a summit near London — but a spat over off-the-cuff chit chat at a royal reception rattled their show of solidarity....

 2019-12-04 16:45 

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Trump administration tightens food stamp work requirements...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is tightening work requirements for the federal food stamp program in a move that will slash benefits for hundreds of thousands of people....

 2019-12-04 16:30 

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Season's greetings at Sears: Dingy shops, sparse shelves...

NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 10 months out of bankruptcy, Sears is limping into the holiday shopping season....

 2019-12-04 14:00 

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Beset by complaints, Catholic bishop for western New York resigns...

Richard Malone, the embattled bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Buffalo, New York, has resigned, the Vatican announced Wednesday....

 2019-12-04 13:58 

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Buffalo bishop resigns under fire for handling of misconduct...

NEW YORK (AP) — Pope Francis on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone following widespread criticism from Malone's staff, priests and the public over how he handled allegations of clergy sexual misconduct....

 2019-12-04 13:30 

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Trump's 'serious misconduct' takes center stage at hearing...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Judiciary Committee is moving swiftly to weigh findings by fellow lawmakers that President Donald Trump misused the power of his office for personal political gain and then obstructed Congress' investigation as possib...

 2019-12-04 13:30 

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D.C. man arrested in I-68 traffic stop...

CUMBERLAND — A Washington, D.C., man was jailed Tuesday following a traffic stop by Cumberland Police on Interstate 68 for an equipment violation....

 2019-12-04 12:30 

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City couple charged in false report of stabbing...

CUMBERLAND — Two people were arrested at an East Offutt Street residence Tuesday when Cumberland Police responded to a report of a stabbing that was determined to be false....

 2019-12-04 11:00 

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Retired paramedic appointed to MIEMSS office...

FROSTBURG — Alex Kelly has been appointed as associate administrator of the Region I and II office of the Maryland Institute of Emergency Medical Services System....

 2019-12-04 11:00 

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Slocomb honored by writers group...

CUMBERLAND — Jack Slocomb has been recognized by the Maryland Writers' Association Cumberland Chapter for his accomplishments in poetry....

 2019-12-04 03:24 

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Homes to be razed at Cumberland Gateway site...

CUMBERLAND — City officials say the developer for the Cumberland Gateway Plaza is making arrangements to demolish five structures at the proposed site....

 2019-12-04 01:56 

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Report links Giuliani with top Republican on intel panel...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report from Democrats compiling evidence on impeachment revealed contact between President Donald Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani and California Rep. Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the intelligence committee....

 2019-12-04 01:48 

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House report: Trump misused power, obstructed Congress...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump seriously misused the power of his office for personal political gain by seeking foreign intervention in the American election process and obstructed Congress by stonewalling efforts to investigate, a House r...

 2019-12-04 00:55 

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25 jail officers indicted, accused of using excessive force...

BALTIMORE (AP) — More than two dozen correctional officers in Baltimore were charged Tuesday with using excessive force on prisoners at state-operated jails in a city plagued by decades of institutional corruption, inside and outside jailhouse walls...

 2019-12-03 22:31 

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Stocks fall for 3rd straight day over more trade worries...

Stocks closed broadly lower and bond prices rose sharply on Wall Street Tuesday after President Donald Trump cast doubt over the potential for a trade deal with China this year....

 2019-12-03 18:16 

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AP Source: Harris to end Democratic presidential campaign...

Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris is expected to end her campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, according to a campaign official....

 2019-12-03 16:39 

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Garrett County fire consumes antique vehicles...

OAKLAND — The cause of a Friday fire that destroyed several antique vehicles in a garage of an Oakland residence has not yet been determined, according to the Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office....

 2019-12-03 15:28 

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Prescription drug reaction sends 5 students to hospital...

WESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Officials say an adverse reaction to a prescription drug sent five West Virginia high school students to the hospital....

 2019-12-03 13:34 

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Cumberland man charged in alleged assault...

CUMBERLAND — A city man was jailed Monday when he was arrested on a warrant stemming from an alleged assault at a Maryland Avenue residence, Cumberland Police said....

 2019-12-03 13:15 

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Local author and illustrator featured at Storybook Holiday...

FROSTBURG — Each year, Storybook Holiday organizers have a special author or illustrator attend the event to read their books. This year, both an author and illustrator will be in attendance and they are from neighboring Garrett County....

 2019-12-03 12:30 

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Trump calls Democrats impeachment push 'unpatriotic'...

LONDON (AP) — President Donald Trump criticized Democrats at the opening of a NATO leaders' meeting Tuesday, calling the impeachment push by his rivals "unpatriotic"; and "a bad thing for our country."...

 2019-12-03 12:30 

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Hoops for Hunger helps heal food insecurity...

CUMBERLAND — Members of Allegany College of Maryland's men's basketball team are teaming up with The Pantry at ACM and the Western Maryland Food Bank for Hoops for Hunger, a food drive to help college students and community members who......

 2019-12-02 21:57 

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'You couldn't see a thing': Volunteers recall Finzel collisions...

FINZEL — Eastern Garrett Volunteer Fire Company Chief Tim Clark had eased into his favorite chair Sunday afternoon to watch his Pittsburgh Steelers play the Cleveland Browns when the call came in....

 2019-12-02 16:57 

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Prospective election judges invited to Thursday meeting...

CUMBERLAND — The Allegany County Board of Elections will hold a session Dec. 5 at 10 a.m. in Room 100 of the County Office Complex for anyone who may be interested in serving as an election judge for the 2020......

 2019-12-02 16:00 

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UPDATE: Home invasion victims 'specifically targeted'...

CUMBERLAND — The victims of a home invasion robbery Sunday in South Cumberland were "specifically target," investigators said Monday....

 2019-12-02 15:58 

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Schools close as US East braces for 'long, difficult storm'...

NEW YORK (AP) — A storm that already snarled Thanksgiving travel across much of the country threatened to dump a foot and a half of snow on parts of the East, leading governments to close schools and offices, canceling or......

 2019-12-02 12:45 

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58 vehicles involved in I-68 pileup...

FINZEL — Ten people were hurt Sunday following a series of fog-induced, chain-reaction crashes on Interstate 68....

 2019-12-02 12:31 

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Storm bears down on East, promises up to 20 inches of snow...

NEW YORK (AP) — A wintry storm that made Thanksgiving travel miserable across much of the country gripped the East with a messy mixture of rain, snow, sleet and wind, slowing the Monday morning commute, closing schools and offices, and......

 2019-12-02 11:49 

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Local model train enthusiast realizes dream, builds rail yard...

CUMBERLAND — Allan L. Lewis was 7 years old when his dad got him his first train set....

 2019-12-02 11:47 

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Monroe defeats Allegany 94-59...

HAGERSTOWN — Just as it appeared Allegany College may have turned the corner on a rough start to the season, the Trojans suffered a lopsided defeat to Monroe College, 94-59, in their final game of the Jim Brown Classic on......

 2019-12-02 11:00 

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Looking Back: Telephones come to the C&O Canal...

History books will tell you that Lee de Forest transmitted the world's first public musical performance on radio on January 13, 1910. The broadcast from New York City featured Enrico Caruso and other Metropolitan Opera stars....

 2019-12-01 22:17 

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UPDATE: I-68 reopens after crash involving 25 vehicles...

UPDATE, 5:15 p.m.: Interstate 68 westbound has reopened....

 2019-12-01 13:29 

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Pet oxygen masks now part of Mineral fire response gear...

WILEY FORD, W.Va. — Ridgeley Volunteer Fire Department President Robert Pollock attended a Frankfort High School football game earlier this year when he asked fellow fan and veterinarian Dr. Richard Keller about the cost of a pet rescue device....

 2019-12-01 13:20 

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Small Business Saturday spurs local economy as residents reconnect...

FROSTBURG — Main Street was crowded with cars and people, layered in sweatshirts and jackets and still raring to shop, looking to participate in the local economy and community during midday of Small Business Saturday....

 2019-12-01 13:17 

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Education official says Kirwan Commission proposal wouldn't require a local increase...

CUMBERLAND — A local education official wants to set the record straight regarding the Kirwan Commission's potential impact on Allegany County....

 2019-12-01 13:14 

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Dudley, ACM defeat Morris...

HAGERSTOWN — Richard Dudley scored a game-high 28 points and Allegany College of Maryland's long-range shooting allowed the Trojans to pull away from the County College of Morris 86-77 Saturday afternoon in the Jim Brown Classic at Hagerstown Co...

 2019-12-01 11:00 

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Frankfort High students named to honor roll...

SHORT GAP, W.Va. — The principals and staff of Frankfort High School recently announced the honor roll for the first nine weeks of the 2019-20 school year....

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