(Bill Kalina — bkalina@yorkdispatch.com)
New program to link York College to community

Twenty-two York College freshmen will participate in a new program that focuses on innovation and design thinking, a concept pioneered at Stanford University that, according to Standford's website, emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration, practical learning and a combination of business thinking, empathy and technological know-how. Full Story
PENNSYLVANIA
Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game against Lewisberry, Pennsylvania. Full Story
WORLD
(Penny Yi Wang/AP)
Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe

BANGKOK (AP) — Thai police said Monday they were seeking two new suspects — a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality — in the widening investigation into Bangkok's deadly bombing two weeks ago. Full Story
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(Becky Bohrer, AP File)
White House says Mount McKinley to be renamed Denali

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he's changing the name of the tallest mountain in North America from Mount McKinley to Denali. Full Story
Voters can meet and speak with a plethora of Republican candidates for judgeships in the county and the state during a series of events planned for a single day in September.   Full Story
 
 
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Son: Former UNLV coach Tarkanian dies in Las Vegas

02/11/2015
LAS VEGAS — Hall of Fame coach Jerry Tarkanian, who built a basketball dynasty at UNLV but was defined more by his decades-long battle with the NCAA, died Wednesday after several years of health issues. 
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Horror master Wes Craven dies at 76

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wes Craven, the prolific writer-director who startled audiences with iconic suburban slashers like "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream," has died. Full Story