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From speculations about the function of the giant stones of Stonehenge to David Bowie's famous inquiry, "Is there life on Mars," the possibility of extraterrestrial life has fascinated people for centuries. Now, a new discovery by a group of astronomers has experts thinking there may be life…

Williamsport, Pa. – This week–September 13 through 19, 2020–is being observed nationally as Direct Support Professional Recognition Week. Direct Support Professionals, or DSPs, are the front-line workers at human services agencies that support people living with intellectual or developmental…

A packaging mistake has led to a voluntary recall on a limited quantity of Family Size RITZ Cheese Cracker Sandwiches (packaged in 21.6 oz cartons). Mondelēz Global LLC announced the recall after finding that some products have packaging that indicates that the product is the cheese variety,…

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Danville -- Early detection is one of the key factors in treating cancer before it spreads. There are some routinely performed, well-known tests for certain types of cancers - mammograms for detecting breast cancer and colonoscopies to detect colon cancer, for example - but what about all of…

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Summer in the United States is going to look different in many ways this year given how the coronavirus pandemic has upended life. For many Americans, it’s still unclear if sports will be played and whether large gatherings will be held. Vacation plans remain up in the air for millions.

Washington, D.C. -- On Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced emergency Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, also known as food stamps) benefit increases. The total increase amount is $2 billion, which represents a 40% increase in monthly SNAP benefits. T…

Prescription drug abuse, accidental poisonings, and overdoses are frighteningly prominent in the U.S., and research shows that the majority of these drugs are obtained from family and friends. In many households, getting a hold of potentially dangerous drugs is as easy as raiding the bathroo…

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Small businesses are vital to keeping our neighborhoods alive and feeling like home, and COVID-19 has ravaged many of them, leaving them uncertain about their futures. Most relief measures thus far have been in the form of loans, which must be paid back, but the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has …