Friday, June 9, 2023

Indictment: Trump described Pentagon plan of attack, shared classified map

MIAMI — Former President Donald Trump improperly shared a Pentagon “plan of attack” and a classified map related to a military operation, according to a sweeping 37-count felony indictment related to the mishandling of classified documents that was unsealed Friday.

‘Leadership is in our blood’

PLAINS TWP.— Thursday marked a big night for Leadership Northeast, who hosted their 42nd Annual Dinner and Graduation at the Woodlands Inn.

Luzerne County starts issuing payments to American Rescue recipients

Luzerne County has started disbursing American Rescue Plan awards to outside entities that have completed all required paperwork, county Manager Romilda Crocamo told council in an email update this week.

Ex-president 1st to face federal indictment, alleges ‘witch hunt’

MIAMI — Donald Trump said Thursday that he has been indicted on charges of mishandling classified documents at his Florida estate, igniting a federal prosecution that is arguably the most perilous of multiple legal threats against the former president as he seeks to reclaim the White House.

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Almond Lane residents ask Wilkes-Barre leaders to address noise

WILKES-BARRE — Several residents of Almond Lane addressed City Council and the Mayor at Thursday night meeting, asking for something to be done to return quiet to their neighborhood.

Third day of smoky air gives millions a new view of wildfire threat

NEW YORK — Images of smoke obscuring the New York skyline and the Washington Monument this week have given the world a new picture of the perils of wildfire, far from where blazes regularly turn skies into hazardous haze.

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Panthers rally, top Golden Knights 3-2 in OT of Game 3 of Stanley Cup final

SUNRISE, Fla. — Overtime. Season on the line. The Florida Panthers keep finding ways to flourish in those moments.

Smoke from wildfires postpones RailRiders again as well as Yankees, Phillies games

The air quality in the region did not improve enough for the RailRiders to take the field on Wednesday.

Journeyman goalie Adin Hill has Vegas in control headed into Game 3 of Stanley Cup Final

SUNRISE, Fla. — Adin Hill heard fans chanting his name following one big save after another. He tried not to listen too intently.

Lionel Messi picks MLS’s Inter Miami in a move that stuns soccer after exit from Paris Saint-Germain

MIAMI — Lionel Messi has pulled off his latest stunning feat: He is headed to Major League Soccer and joining Inter Miami.

Gauff falls to 0-7 against No. 1 Iga Swiatek after losing in the French Open quarterfinals

PARIS — This felt like a game Coco Gauff simply needed to claim if she intended to finally win a set, let alone a match, against No. 1 Iga Swiatek.

McIlroy, a strong anti-Saudi voice, now feels like ‘sacrificial lamb’ amid LIV Golf deal

Rory McIlroy, the strongest voice against Saudi-funded LIV Golf that caused so much disruption in golf, said Wednesday he now feels like a “sacrificial lamb” with the stunning reversal of the PGA Tour becoming partners with Saudi Arabia’s enormous wealth fund.

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