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The tumultuous saga of Elon Musk’s on-again off-again purchase of Twitter has taken a turn toward a conclusion. The mercurial Tesla CEO proposed to buy the company at the originally agreed-on price of $44 billion. Musk made the proposal in a letter to Twitter that the company disclosed in a …

SELINSGROVE — All driver license centers will be closed from Oct. 8 through Oct. 10 because of Columbus Day, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

DANVILLE — Dr. Molly Nied, currently the executive director of the Danville Area Community Center (DACC), will be formally named the new superintendent of the Danville Area School District at the Oct. 10 school board meeting.

SUNBURY — The Jewish Holy Day Yom Kippur — the day of atonement — will be begin tonight, at sundown and end on Wednesday, also at sundown, said Rabbi Nina Mandel, Congregation Beth-El, Sunbury.

NORTHUMBERLAND — The success of last year’s historic cemetery tour at Riverview Cemetery inspired the Friends of the Joseph Priestley House to organize a second event this year.

DANVILLE — Fresh off clocking the 13th fastest time in the country Saturday at Lehigh University, Rory Leiberman beat teammate Dane Spahr by 45 seconds to lead Danville to a boys cross-country sweep of a quad-meet in driving rain Tuesday.

MILTON — A torrential downpour couldn’t keep Mackenzie Lopez from netting three goals in Milton’s dominant 4-0 win over Midd-West on Tuesday night at Alumni Stadium.

Aaron Nola took a perfect game into the seventh inning and Kyle Schwarber homered twice as the Philadelphia Phillies clinched their first playoff berth in 11 years with a 3-0 win over the Houston Astros Monday night. Philadelphia’s postseason drought was the longest active one in the majors …

Lawyers for former President Donald Trump have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to step into the legal fight over the classified documents seized during an FBI search of his Florida estate. The Trump team asked the court Tuesday to overturn a lower court ruling and permit an independent arbiter,…

The Supreme Court’s conservative majority appears open to making it harder to create majority Black electoral districts. That's what came across during arguments Tuesday in an Alabama case that could have far-reaching effects on minority voting power across the United States. At issue are la…

More than 300 truck drivers at New England’s largest wholesale food distributor have gone on strike, raising concerns about disrupted food deliveries to schools, hospitals and nursing homes. The drivers represented by the Teamsters Local 653 took to the picket line at Sysco Boston early Satu…

Flight attendants are about to get an extra hour of required rest between shifts. The Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday that it will require the workers get at least 10 hours off between shifts, fulfilling a requirement that Congress approved in 2018. Acting FAA Administrator Bill…

North Korea has conducted its longest-ever weapons test, a nuclear-capable ballistic missile that flew over Japan and could reach the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam and beyond. The launch early Tuesday forced the Japanese government to issue evacuation alerts and halt trains. It was the most…

Ukrainian forces have scored more gains in their counteroffensive across a broad front. The troops advanced Monday in the very areas Russia is trying to annex. Their breakthroughs challenged Russia's effort to engage fresh troops and its threats to defend incorporated areas by all means, inc…

Brazil’s top two presidential candidates will face each other in a runoff vote after neither got enough support to win outright in an election to decide if the country returns a leftist to the helm of the world’s fourth-largest democracy or keeps the far-right incumbent in office. With 98.8%…

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