LATEST HEADLINES

Bellefonte woman killed in Walker Township crash, marking second fatal crash in four days.

Plans Moving Forward for New Mixed-Use Building on South Atherton Street in State College.

Pardon Project Looks to Make ‘Second Chances a Reality’ for Centre County Residents with Criminal Convictions.

The U.S. is giving Ukraine another 322-million dollars to help fight Russia. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin visited yesterday and met with the country’s president for three hours. They also confirmed diplomats will return this week.

A new program starts today for people escaping the war in Ukraine.  Refugees can begin applying online to get their visa in Europe and fly directly into the U.S.  What they can’t do, is cross into the country through Mexico anymore.  That option is now over.

Ten Republican lawmakers are headed to the border in Texas today.  House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy is leading the delegation.  He claims the border crisis is exploding and warns it’ll become even worse when a public health order ends in a few weeks. 

The Supreme Court is taking up a case today about prayer in school.  A football coach wants his job back.  Joseph Kennedy says he spent seven years kneeling on the field in prayer after games until the principal was alerted.  He was told to stop but then restarted.

It’s going to be a big week on Wall Street.  Roughly 160 companies on the S-and-P 500 are expected to report their earnings.  Some of the big names include Amazon, Apple, Google’s parent Alphabet, Facebook’s parent Meta, and Microsoft.

Sports

The Penn State women’s golf team carded the fourth-lowest final round on Sunday afternoon to finish 10th at the B1G Championships at Fox Chapel Golf Club.

Penn State women’s tennis (11-12, 5-6 B1G) fell to Maryland (17-6, 6-5 B1G) in a 4-1 decision on Sunday afternoon at the Sarni Tennis Center.

NBA – The 76ers try to to wrap up their best of 7 series against Toronto tonight in Philly. They lead the best of 7… 3 games to one. Tipoff time is 8pm.

NHL – The Flyers defeated the Penguins, 4-1.

MLB – The Pirates over the Cubs, 4-3. The Brewers shutout the Phillies, 1-0.