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¯Bob and Kathy Goss, of Jarrett Drive, McVeytown, are celebrating their 57th anniversary today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People potpourri.” Submissions can be sent to the virtual newsroom at ...

Wall Street stumbles at the close of another strong month

Business

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes fell Friday, with much of the downward weight coming from a stumble for high-flying Amazon. The S&P 500 lost 23.89, or 0.5%, to 4,395.26. But it nevertheless wrapped up its sixth straight month of gains, its longest such streak since 2018, and it’s ...

European economy grows 2%, ending double-dip recession

Business

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Europe emerged from a double-dip recession in the second quarter with stronger-than-expected growth of 2.0% over the quarter before, according to official figures released Friday, as pandemic restrictions eased, consumers started spending built-up savings and major ...

Robotic police dogs: Useful or dehumanizing machines?

Business

HONOLULU (AP) — If you’re homeless and looking for temporary shelter in Hawaii’s capital, expect a visit from a robotic police dog that will scan your eye to make sure you don’t have a fever. That’s just one of the ways public safety agencies are starting to use Spot, the best-known ...

To do or not to do, that is the question

Religion

What does the phrase Christian liberty mean? Webster defines liberty as “the state of being free from control or restrictions or the right to act, believe, or express oneself as they choose.” Allow me to ask you some questions that are related to the subject of Christian liberty: Is it ...

The purity of the early church was a goal for Paul

Religion

But I want you to know that the head of every man is Christ. I Corinthians 11:3 Paul reminds the church at Corinth that God had an order in creation, including men and women. He puts the order in this way: “the head of every man is Christ, the head of woman is man, and the head of Christ is ...