National News

Thompson Supports Legislation to Reform Dept. of Veteran Affairs Health Care System

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, U.S. Rep. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5) voted to support H.R. 3230, the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act. The House passed with overwhelming bipartisan support by a vote of 420 to 5. The bill is expected to pass the Senate and be signed...
Posted On 31 Jul 2014

Crime

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

Lawrence Township Police received a report about an alleged incident of criminal mischief in the area of Bigler Road. Police received a report about an alleged incident of criminal mischief in the area of Park Avenue Extension. Police received a report about a motor vehicle...
Posted On 31 Jul 2014

Business

Latest innovations in cash transfers

London, United Kingdom (IRIN) – Five years ago, delivering food aid was all about hauling cargoes of wheat, rice and maize around the world. Today, instead of queuing for rations, recipients are quite likely to be given the means to buy their own food. As the cash transfer...
Posted On 31 Jul 2014
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Health

South Sudan Heads Towards Famine and Food Insecurity

BENTIU, South Sudan (IRIN) – More than a third of South Sudan’s population is at risk of severe food insecurity as a result of the ongoing conflict, and the international community, NGOs and local organizations are sounding the alarm over an impending famine. Since...
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