Latest Carlisle News

US inflation surges again in June, raising risks for economy

Jul. 13, 2022 18:12 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. inflation surged to a new four-decade high in June because of rising prices for gas, food and rent, squeezing household budgets and pressuring the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates aggressively -- trends that raise the risk of a recession. The...

Army: Disinterred remains do not match Native American boy

Jun. 21, 2022 17:38 PM EDT

The tombstone bore the name of Wade Ayres, a Native American boy who died at a government-run boarding school in Pennsylvania more than a century ago and was thought to have been buried on the grounds of what is now a U.S. Army base. But when the Army exhumed grave B-13 over on...

Native children's remains to be moved from Army cemetery

Jun. 14, 2022 15:08 PM EDT

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — For more than a century they were buried far from home, in a small cemetery on the grounds of the U.S. Army War College. Now they're heading home. The Army began disinterring the remains of eight Native American children who died at a government-run boarding...

Man convicted of killing 2 women faces death sentence

May. 15, 2022 12:10 PM EDT

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man is facing a death sentence following his conviction in the 2020 murders of two women with whom he had been romantically involved, one of whom was pregnant. Jurors in Cumberland County announced Tuesday their decision that 27-year-old...

'Reprehensible': Oz condemns GOP opponent's tweet on Islam

May. 14, 2022 19:22 PM EDT

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — Republican Senate hopeful Mehmet Oz is stepping up his criticism of far-right candidates in Pennsylvania who are gaining traction ahead of Tuesday's primary election. After spending much of the campaign steering clear of fellow Republican Senate contender Kathy...