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Veteran Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings passed away Thursday at the age of 68. Cummings' office said he died due to "longstanding health challenges". In the House of Representatives, he represented Maryland's 7th congressional district for the last 23 years. Cummings, who was heavily …

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EDITOR’S NOTE: On the PULSE asked the Lycoming County commissioner candidates three questions pertaining to the county deficit, the drug epidemic and local opportunities for youth. We will publish their responses to one of the questions each week leading up to Election Day.

Washington, D.C. – The 2019 Red Ribbon campaign is dedicated to preserving the memory of DEA Special Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena – a DEA special agent who was kidnapped, tortured, and murdered in Mexico by drug traffickers. Red Ribbon Week, October 23-31, furthers the cause for which Camar…

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Williamsport – Lycoming County purchased the Third Street Plaza for $13.7 million in 2007, but the building’s last assessed value was marked at just over $7 million, according to the county’s assessment office. 

Google "why should I vote?" and you'll be given 101 reasons and more. Because you have a voice; because others have sacrificed to give you this right; because your country needs your participation. John Locke said, "voting is the natural right of the self-governed."

A second whistle-blower emerged in the impeachment case against President Donald Trump, U.S. media reported quoting Mark Zaid, the lawyer representing the first one. This was first reported by ABC. "Attorney representing whistle-blower who sounded the alarm on Pres. Trump's dealings with Ukr…

Williamsport – AIDS Resource, a community-based agency serving 10 counties in north central Pennsylvania, is honoring Pennsylvania’s Lt. Governor John Fetterman for his support of the LGBT community with a Shining Star of Pride Award Reception, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 6 to 8 p.m., AIDS Resource D…

Selinsgrove — New research from Susquehanna University political scientist Rolfe Peterson finds that personality traits known as the Dark Triad – Machiavellianism, narcissism and psychopathy – show themselves at higher rates in individuals with increased political ambition – particularly whe…

Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has canceled several upcoming campaign events after being hospitalized and undergoing an emergency heart procedure. Sanders' senior adviser Jeff Weaver revealed in a statement that the Democratic presidential candidate experienced some chest discomfort during a…

Washington, D.C. – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have issued warning letters to four website owners of rogue online pharmacies offering to distribute or dispense controlled substances, including opioids, and advertising their sale in viola…

House Democratic leaders sent a letter conveying a subpoena to President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani demanding key Ukraine-related documents as a part of an impeachment inquiry against Trump. "Pursuant to the House of Representatives' impeachment inquiry, we are hereby trans…