While participants and bee officials say it’s made the competition fairer — everyone is tested on the same words — it has taken some of the drama away from the semifinal rounds.
The brains are believed to have been part of a collection for educational or research purposes.
Nash and Alicia Nash, 82, of Princeton Township, were killed in a taxi crash Saturday, state police said.
Angry but mostly orderly protests followed Saturday’s verdict.
Ohio-based Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams has reopened nearly all its scoop shops after a monthlong shutdown triggered by the discovery of listeria in some pints.
A judge acquitted the officer Saturday of criminal charges because he could not determine the officer alone fired the fatal shots.
Among the several hundred Hillary Rodham Clinton emails released Friday is a message, sent to the then-secretary of state, that the FBI asked be redacted before it was made public
Iran has entered the fight to retake a major Iraqi oil refinery from Islamic State militants, contributing small numbers of troops —some are operating artillery and other heavy weapons — in support of advancing Iraqi ground forces, U.S. defense officials say.
Federal regulators ordered Plains All American Pipeline to drain the pipe that leaked, test the metal in the damaged section of pipe, and complete a series of steps before it can ask to resume pumping oil through the pipe to inland refineries.
By the time senators broke for the holiday, they had blocked a House-passed bill and several short-term extensions of the key provisions in the Patriot Act.
The 2015 holiday is expected to be the busiest it’s been in 10 years according to AAA.
Consumer prices are down 0.2 percent from 12 months ago, reflecting the big drop in energy prices, which have fallen nearly 20 percent over the past year.