Area Obituaries

Stephen R. York

Stephen R. York, 46, of Washington, passed away at 11:34 p.m. Saturday at Jasper Memorial Hospital.

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Barbara Arnold

Barbara Arnold, age 72 of Sumner, passed away at her residence (Crown Point) on Friday, April 24, 2015.

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  • Apple's Mac is selling strong, iPad not so much April 28, 2015
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's iPhone was again the company's star in the first three months of the year. The tech giant sold 61 million iPhones, or 40 percent more than in the same period a year ago. That represented about two-thirds of its $58 billion in revenue.
    The Associated Press
  • Nominees announced for new World Video Game Hall of Fame April 28, 2015
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Fifteen video games that have engrossed gamers for untold hours were named finalists Tuesday for the new World Video Game Hall of Fame.
    The Associated Press
  • Study: Obama most followed on Twitter, pope most influential April 28, 2015
    BERLIN (AP) — A new study shows U.S. President Barack Obama is still by far the most followed world leader on Twitter, but Pope Francis is considered the most influential by the number of his messages retweeted.
    The Associated Press
  • Google pledges $162M for European digital journalism fund April 28, 2015
    BERLIN (AP) — Google says it will give European publishers 150 million euros ($162.33 million) to help them adapt to the challenge of selling news online.
    The Associated Press
  • Forget the watch: Apple's iPhones are still the main event April 27, 2015
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The iPhone is still the engine behind Apple's phenomenal success, even if attention lately has been focused on its new smartwatch.
    The Associated Press