June 4, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

How will new standards affect the economy?

President Barack Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency announced new greenhouse gas limits on power plants on Monday, cutting carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030.  More...

Obituaries

SERVICE NOTICES

Marjorie F. Marr   FALMOUTH — Marjorie F. Marr, 93, of Falmouth, died on April 2, 2014. A graveside service will be held on Friday, June 6, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Mountainside Cemetery in Georgetown.  Frances Bryant   More...

World

Mourning, tight security on Tiananmen anniversary

BEIJING   Yin Min held the ashes of her son and wept, she said, as she marked 25 years since he was killed in the crackdown by Chinese tanks and troops on protests at Tiananmen Square. More...

Nation/World

Republicans offer alternative VA bill

WASHINGTON   A bill proposed by four Senate Republicans would give veterans more flexibility to see a private doctor if they are forced to wait too long for an appointment at a Veterans Affairs hospital or clinic.  More...