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The author of a revisionist account of the British leaders who lost the North American colonies in the Revolutionary War has won one of the nation's largest literary awards.
Ohio authorities say 12 people have been indicted in a prescription-drug trafficking operation in which pills were obtained from pharmacies in seven states.
The Associated Press has withdrawn its story about the slaying of an 80-year-old woman in Mount Vernon because the name of the victim is incorrect. The name listed as the victim's is that of her daughter.
George Washington ate here, but not nearly as much as we first thought.
Winner scored the first six points of overtime en route to a 52-46 win over Mount Vernon-Plankinton in the first round of the South Dakota Class A girls basketball tournament Thursday night.
MOUNT VERNON-PLANKINTON 52, WEBSTER 29
Three students at a suburban New York City high school have been suspended for allegedly posting racial tweets following a recent game against a rival school.
The Mount Vernon Ministerial Association members are offering a modern-day twist on an old tradition.