College Football Playoff TV ratings rise on return to Jan. 1

With the semifinals back New Year’s Day, viewership for the College Football Playoff on ESPN was the highest it has been since the first season ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


NBC names Hoda Kotb as Lauer replacement on ‘Today’

NBC News opened the new year Tuesday by appointing Hoda Kotb as co-anchor of the “Today” show’s first two hours with Savannah Guthri...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


People gather in frigid Times Square for 2018 celebration

New Yorkers, celebrity entertainers and tourists from around the world gathered in a frigid Times Square on Sunday to mark the start of 2018 with a gl...

January 3rd, 2018 |  



Police: Prank led to police shooting unarmed Kansas man

Police and the FBI are investigating whether an argument over an online game prompted a hoax call that led to a house where an officer shot and killed...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


What to buy every month of the year in 2018

In 2018, you may resolve to save more , spend less or budget better . Whatever your money goal, the one common key to your success is shopping smart. ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Portsmouth Public Library Programs the week of January 8-13, 2018!Children Programs:Monday, January 8 – Snowman Craft at 6pm at PortsmouthFriday...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Open Poetry Mic still held at Port City Pub in Portsmouth, Ohio after 10 years.

Open Poetry Mic still held at Port City Pub in Portsmouth, Ohio after 10 years.

Budding poets of Portsmouth still have a place to call home. Open Mic night was started in the early 2000’s by Shawnee State Professor Neil Carp...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Obama to Prince Harry: Leaders must use care on social media

Former President Barack Obama told Prince Harry in an interview broadcast Wednesday that people in leadership roles must be careful in their use of so...

December 27th, 2017 |  


2 investors, including ‘Twilight’ backer, convicted of fraud

Two tech entrepreneurs, including a man who invested in the film studio that made the “Twilight” movies, were convicted of fraud on Tuesda...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Queen Elizabeth II, Markle, royals attend Christmas service

Queen Elizabeth II and senior members of the British royal family — along with newcomer Meghan Markle, an American actress engaged to Prince Har...

December 27th, 2017 |