The Journal Gazette

Cities, police unions clash over mandates

Police departments around the U.S. that are requiring officers to get vaccinated against COVID-19 are running up against pockets of...

October 16, 2021 1:00 am

Woman raped on train as bystanders did nothing, police say

A woman was raped by a stranger on a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia.

October 16, 2021 12:54 pm

 A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carrying the LUCY spacecraft lifts off from Launch Complex 41 at the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station, Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021, in Cape Canaveral, Fla. (AP Photo/(John Raoux)

NASA's asteroid hunter Lucy soars into sky with diamonds

A NASA spacecraft named Lucy rocketed into the sky with diamonds Saturday.

October 16, 2021 10:49 am

 In this Feb. 2011 file photo, traffic approaches Maine Turnpike toll booths in Gardiner, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

Removing the %&*@ from Maine's vanity plates will take time

Removing the flipping obscenities from license plates on Maine's roads and highways isn't going to happen overnight.

October 16, 2021 10:35 am

 In this Sept. 10, 2021, file photo, a syringe of of ivermectin — a drug used to kill worms and other parasites — intended for use in horses only, rests on the box it was packaged in, in Olympia, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Lawsuits demand unproven ivermectin for COVID patients

Mask rules, vaccination mandates and business shutdowns have all landed in the courts.

October 16, 2021 10:16 am