After receiving a phone call Wednesday about the bird, Northumberland Humane Society staff captured an injured heron and took it to a veterinarian.
The new number unveiled this week for the 2015 Northumberland United Way campaign is 24,000.
Police were called to the scene of a shooting Thursday night on the campus of Savannah State University in Georgia, an emergency dispatch supervisor said, but no details of the incident were immediately available.
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has dismissed top officials in the wake of a recent standoff with South Korea, state media reported Friday, a move that suggests the young leader holds them responsible for allowing the confrontation to nearly spin out of control.
PERTH, Australia -- Paul Royle, an Australian pilot who took part in a mass breakout from a German prisoner of war camp during World War II that is remembered as The Great Escape, has died in his hometown of Perth, his son said Friday. He was 101.
NEW YORK -- A Manhattan man looking to acquire ricin so he could sell "simple and easy death pills" and guarantee "risk-free" murder was convicted of federal charges Thursday.
NEW YORK -- A border patrol agent who shot an escaped inmate who led authorities on a weekslong manhunt in upstate New York says he had "no other option" but to kill him.
COMOX VALLEY, B.C. -- The mother of four Vancouver Island children allegedly abducted by their father overseas says she's living a nightmare.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Bruce Davis, an associate of 1960s mass murderer Charles Manson, was granted parole on Thursday for the fourth time, although previous such decisions have all been reversed.