Derry Township woman testifies about finding purported trip wire at top of basement stairs

Oct. 3—It was a normal Saturday morning until Laura Dankesreiter discovered something odd at her Derry Township home. At first, she thought she had tripped on a ripped piece of carpet after opening the basement door, something she initially attributed to one of her cats. But on further inspection, Dankesreiter noticed metal eye hooks attached … Read more

Olympics a big topic at NBA media days as Kevin Durant, more stars show interest after pledges from LeBron James, Stephen Curry

Competition for Team USA’s 12 roster spots ahead of the 2024 Olympics is going to be stiff. When NBA teams across the league gathered for media day on Monday, there was an outpouring of public commitments to the United States for the upcoming Paris games. Last month, Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James was reportedly … Read more

Prigozhin’s Son Has Eye On Wagner Reboot

Ukrainian officials say they are not concerned about the recent return of hundreds of Wagner Private Military Corporation troops to the battlefield near Bakhmut, where they had once been a formidable force. However, the group, now run by the late leader’s son, is negotiating with Russian officials to increase its presence in Ukraine under independent … Read more

Arizona to cancel leases allowing Saudi-owned farm access to state’s groundwater

WASHINGTON (AP) — Arizona governor Katie Hobbs said this week her administration is terminating state land leases that for years have given a Saudi-owned farm nearly unfettered access to pump groundwater in the dry southwestern state. On Monday, Hobbs, a Democrat, said the state had canceled Fondomonte Arizona’s lease in western Arizona’s Butler Valley and … Read more