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Tanzania Death Toll 209 As Survivor Found In Capsized Ferry

NAIROBI, Kenya — It was a stunning discovery. As rescue divers probed a capsized Tanzanian ferry two days after the disaster and the death toll soared past 200, a man was found in an air pocket, alive. He was an engineer, regional commissioner John Mongella told reporters. As the badly ...

National Park In Hawaii Reopens After Monthslong Eruption

HONOLULU — A national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano’s latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park officials said there ...

Storms Dump Record Rain In Oklahoma, Cause Death In Texas

DALLAS (AP) — A storm system dumped record amounts of rain in parts of Oklahoma and caused flooding in Texas, including in the Dallas area, where floodwaters swept a man from a bridge to his death near the University of Texas’ campus in nearby Arlington. “(A) witness ... stated that the ...

Horoscopes

Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 There are things that need to get done and things that could be done. Oddly, we can gravitate toward the latter even though the former is obviously more important. It has to do with the pleasantness of a task and the amount of willpower it takes to prioritize. Willpower ...

Man’s Loyalty To Roommate Jeopardizes His Relationship

DEAR ABBY: I have been in a relationship with “Mason” for almost two years. I moved in with him a few months back, and things have been very good between us. I know he’s The One, and I’d marry him right now if he’d ask. My problem is his roommate, “Ryan.” Mason has hinted about ...

Art From The Ashes

During the late 18th century, the very rich made a long trip to Europe to admire the architecture and art of Europe, including the ruins of past civilizations. The town of Pompeii was a major attraction. It had been covered with ash and lava in 78 A.D. and forgotten until 1748, when it blocked ...

Widow Turns Rochester Home Into Museum For Late Sculptor

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Tucked away on a residential street in southwest Rochester, you’ll find a house like no other in town. Since 2012, Arlyn Gagnon, widow of sculptor Charles Eugene Gagnon, has been transforming her home into a showcase for her late husband’s bronze sculptures. She opened ...

Believers, Skeptics Welcomed To Bigfoot Museum

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) — Skeptics and believers alike can learn more about Bigfoot thanks to a new museum. The Crossroads of America Bigfoot Museum in Hastings hosted its grand opening Wednesday morning. Harriett McFeely, the museum’s owner, said she became interested in Bigfoot after seeing ...

Jane Fonda, Her Life And Men Star In A Revealing Documentary

LOS ANGELES — As beguiling and powerful as Jane Fonda is onscreen, she has yet to play a role that’s a match for her whiplash-inducing life of artistry, celebrity and polarizing activism. Then there’s the personal drama, including serial marriages to three very different husbands with ...

CLN Recognizes Four For Excellent Leadership

The Chautauqua Leadership Network, developed in 1993, recently honored four recipients at its annual Leaders of the Year Awards ceremony held recently. The master of ceremonies was Daniel Heitzenrater, Chautauqua Leadership Network president, while the Rev. Amy Rohler, United Way of Southern ...

Browns Wait On Naming Mayfield Starting QB

CLEVELAND — The beer-fueled bash spilled into the streets around FirstEnergy Stadium as delirious Browns fans walked — some staggered — while chanting for their new hero, the streak buster. “Ba-ker May-field,” they screamed. They’ve named their new starting quarterback. Coach ...

Tiger Shares Lead Going Into Weekend At East Lake

ATLANTA — For thousands of fans crammed into every corner of East Lake, it looked as though Tiger Woods was closer than ever to capping off this remarkable comeback season by winning the final PGA Tour event. Four straight one-putts on the back nine Friday in the Tour Championship — three ...

Sabathia Helps Yankees Beat Orioles, Close In On Wild Card

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia’s cutter was back, and the big left-hander returned to the win column for just the second time since the All-Star break. Didi Gregorius and Aaron Hicks hit two-run homers to help the New York Yankees build a six-run lead and take another step toward their ...

Bills RB McCoy Listed As Questionable

ORCHARD PARK (AP) — Bills running back LeSean McCoy is listed as questionable due to a rib cartilage injury for Buffalo’s game at the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. McCoy has practiced on a limited basis since being hurt in a 31-20 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers last weekend. Backup ...

Tavares Scores Twice As Maple Leafs Down Sabres

TORONTO (AP) — John Tavares scored his first two goals on home ice with the Maple Leafs and Toronto defeated the Buffalo Sabres 5-3 in preseason play on Friday night. Ron Hainsey, Pierre Engvall and Chris Mueller also scored for the Leafs. Curtis McElhinney stopped all 20 shots he faced ...

Democrats’ Delay Tactics

You have to hand it to the Democrats. They know how to use the media and the political process to gum up the works when it is to their advantage. Following the last-minute surfacing of Christine Blasey Ford, who claims she was sexually assaulted by Brett Kavanaugh at a party in Maryland when ...

Today In History

Today is Saturday, Sept. 22, the 265th day of 2018. There are 100 days left in the year. Autumn arrives at 9:54 p.m. Eastern time. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 22, 1949, the Soviet Union exploded its first atomic bomb. On this date: In 1776, during the Revolutionary War, ...

Horoscopes

Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 The autumnal equinox has been celebrated through the ages as a time to give thanks for all we have and entreat the powers that be to favor us with abundance in the months to come. The sun moves into Libra, the sign of art, partnership, beauty and justice. May all the ...

School’s Homecoming Rules Put Teen In Awkward Position

DEAR ABBY: Homecoming is next month, and we are not allowed to take outside dates. My girlfriend goes to a different school and doesn’t want me taking anyone else. My school is very small (only 60 kids in the whole high school) and not asking a girl to the dance is frowned upon. It’s the ...

Florence’s Floodwaters Rising In Carolinas

GALIVANTS FERRY, S.C. — With muddy river water still washing over entire communities on Friday, eight days after Hurricane Florence slammed into land with nearly 3 feet of rain, new evacuation orders forced residents to flee to higher ground amid a sprawling disaster that’s beginning to ...