US Space Command site to be located in Huntsville, Alabama

The U.S. Air Force announced Wednesday that the new U.S. Space Command headquarters will be in Huntsville, Alabama By KIM CHANDLER Associated Press January 13, 2021, 10:23 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article MONTGOMERY, Ala. — The U.S. Air Force announced Wednesday that the new U.S. Space Command headquarters … Read more

Teacher killing trial makes detour to Georgia Supreme Court

Georgia’s highest court is weighing a pretrial appeal from a man charged with the 2005 slaying of a high school teacher whose disappearance remained a mystery for more than a decade ByThe Associated Press January 12, 2021, 8:16 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ATLANTA — Georgia’s highest court … Read more

US holds first oil lease sale for Alaska’s Arctic refuge

The U.S. government has held its first-ever oil and gas lease sale for Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, an event critics labeled as a bust with major oil companies staying on the sidelines and a state corporation the main bidder By BECKY BOHRER Associated Press January 6, 2021, 10:37 PM • 4 min read Share … Read more

Former client sues lawyer convicted of massive fraud scheme

An eastern Kentucky attorney who admitted to defrauding the government of more than $600 million is being sued by a former client ByThe Associated Press January 6, 2021, 6:32 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LEXINGTON Ky. — An eastern Kentucky attorney who admitted to defrauding the government of … Read more

Death of 9 nuns highlights toll of coronavirus in convents

A home for retired and infirm nuns lost nine residents to COVID-19 during December as the coronavirus pandemic’s second wave surged in upstate New York By MARY ESCH Associated Press January 6, 2021, 6:25 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LATHAM, N.Y. — Through the month of December, mixed … Read more

Start of new season delayed due to ramifications of COVID-19

Cairns and Melbourne United will feature in different games on the opening night of the NBL season. Picture: Brendan Radke The start of the NBL season has been delayed until Friday week as part of a rolling and revised draw due to COVID-19 travel restrictions and border closures. The season was supposed to start on … Read more