BAT SEASON

Beware of bat season

During the summer months, bats become more and more active, and due to their association with rabies, local health officials are warning the…

CIGS

Fewer underage smokers

Kicking the habit of smoking can be a hard task to do, but studies show underage kids are picking it up less and less.

A chemical and oil products ship enters New York Harbor, Wednesday, June 3, 2015.  The U.S. trade deficit declined sharply in April as exports posted a modest gain and imports fell, raising hopes that trade's drag on economic growth will ease in the current quarter. A boom in U.S. energy production has helped to lower the trade deficit, reducing Americans' reliance on foreign oil. In April, the petroleum deficit shrank to $6.8 billion, the lowest level in 13 years. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

US trade deficit drops sharply in April

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit declined sharply in April as exports posted a modest gain and imports fell, raising hopes that trad…