ASHLAND, Ky. -- Boyd County and its insurance carrier have reached a $1.75 million civil settlement with the estate of an inmate who state prosecutors said died at the county jail of internal bleeding from blunt force trauma caused by corrections officers.

LONDONDERRY, N.H. – Police pulled over a New Hampshire driver with an air conditioner jutting from his car’s rear right window and the generator powering it atop the roof  -- but not for the reason you might think.

ALBANY, N.Y.  – Hailed as a victory for cats, a statewide ban took effect in New York Monday banning veterinarians from declawing pet felines no matter the frustration of owners with scratched and destroyed furniture.

SALEM, Mass. – A Massachusetts teenager convicted of the fatal stabbing and decapitation murder of a high school classmate has been sentenced to life in prison.

The Justice Department said Wednesday that it was still looking for a way to include a controversial citizenship question on the 2020 census, even though the government has started the process of printing the questionnaire without it.

ALBANY, N.Y.  – Legislation adding New York to the roster of states legalizing recreational use of marijuana won’t be enacted into law this year.

TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – A kindhearted message on the tailgate of his pickup truck has made Cody Barlow, self-described straight county boy from Oklahoma, an unexpected poster boy for LGBTQ advocates.

HONG KONG (AP) — Following a day of sit-ins, tear gas and clashes with police, Hong Kong students and civil rights activists vowed Wednesday to keep protesting a proposed extradition bill that has become a lightning rod for concerns over greater Chinese control and erosion of civil liberties in the former British colony.

OTTUMWA — Former Vice-President Joe Biden hadn’t been speaking for five minutes at his Ottumwa campaign rally when a man in an American flag shirt stood up in the audience.

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. – It wasn’t quite a classic children’s story, but first responders from the local fire department nonetheless achieved beloved status recently for rescuing a high and dry brood of ducks in this northern New York community.

The Trump administration intends to slap a 5 percent tariff on every medium-sized car, avocado and other Mexican import beginning June 10, affecting nearly $1 billion worth of goods that crosses the border into the U.S. each day on average.

DELPHI, Ind.  – A second day of desperate searching for a small boy playing in a park and carried away by a rain-swollen creek in this small northwest Indiana town turned up no sign of the youth, authorities said Friday.

A Wednesday tornado destroyed parts of the Basye family's home, located at 300 Turf Lane in the Briarbrook subdivision of Carl Junction. 

Even though siblings Ryker, 3, and Addi Hare, 7, of Jenks, Oklahoma, never had the chance to meet their older brother, Lantz, his spirit was alive and well as the two youngsters crossed the 5K finish line Saturday with their other family members during the Joplin Memorial Run.

Lorene Bible believes viewers of the upcoming HLN Original Series “Hell in the Heartland: What Happened to Ashley and Lauria?” should come away with a sense of the pain and frustration she has suffered since her daughter disappeared almost 20 years ago.

You haven’t showered in a few days, and you haven’t brushed your teeth yet this morning. But, your baby is one month old today!

Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó took to the streets with a small contingent of heavily armed troops early Tuesday in a bold and risky attempt to lead a military uprising and oust socialist leader Nicolas Maduro.

This Week's Circulars


TAHLEQUAH [mdash] Howard Edgar Wagner was born on Thursday, December 22nd, 1949 in Springfield, IL, the son of James Edgar and Rachel Evelyn (Pickerill) Wagner. He was the decedent of Samuel Pickerill, who served and fought in the Revolutionary War, something he was quite proud of. Howard wa…

HULBERT [mdash] age 57 of Hulbert, OK. Carpenter. Died September 9th, in Tahlequah, OK. Funeral services September 16th, at 10:00am at Reed-Culver. Burial at Greenleaf Cemetery. Visitation September 13th, from 12:00pm-6:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.

NAME: W.I. "Dub" Craig AGE: 81 OCCUPATION: Electrical Lineman DIED: September 11, 2019 TOWN: Proctor SERVICES: No services planned