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College Township Approves Plan for Affordable Senior Housing Apartments.

Police are looking for four people who are wanted on warrants as of March 19.

An arrest has been made in connection to a shooting that left one hospitalized in Cambria County, according to a press release from District Attorney Greg Neugebauer. Curry Granger, 36 faces charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person.

President Biden is set to speak by phone this morning with European leaders as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine enters its 26th day. Expected on the call are British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. 

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is appealing for ceasefire talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but US and NATO officials say Putin has not backed off his original demands. Last week, Putin laid out several issues to achieve a ceasefire with Ukraine, including a demand for Ukraine’s neutrality — or an assurance that Ukraine would not become a NATO member.

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin says Russia’s use of hypersonic missiles is not a game changer in the ongoing invasion in Ukraine.

China Eastern Airlines plane crashes with 132 passengers and crew on board

There was no immediate word of any casualties from flight MU5735 from Kunming to Guangzhou

Rescuers are on the way to the site of the accident in the southern region of Guangxi.

The current “lull” in COVID-19 cases is not the time to declare the pandemic over.  That’s according to Dr. Anthony Fauci 

Justice Clarence Thomas is in the hospital recovering from flu-like symptoms.

Gas prices are essentially unchanged from yesterday, sitting at four and a quarter a gallon according to today’s Triple-A stations survey.  While that might be the national average, prices at the pump are an eye-popping five-85 a gallon for regular in California.  That’s the highest in America.

Sports

The Penn State softball team (16-11, 0-0 Big Ten) ended the Penn State Softball Invitational 5-0 after two wins against Cornell and Rider on Sunday.

Penn State women’s tennis (7-8) comes out victorious over Iowa (4-8), 4-3 in a close match on the road on Sunday afternoon. 

After clinching its 10th team title and ninth in 11 years on Saturday afternoon, Penn State wrestling crowned five individual champions to wrap up a dominant 2022 NCAA Championships tournament.

NBA – The 76ers lost to Toronto, 93-88.

NHL – The Flyers over the Islanders, 2-1.