Archive: 05/03/18: Thursday
News 9 Flashback: Bridge Creek Seniors Graduate Days After May 3, 1999, Tornado
It was supposed to be the best time of their lives, but the May 3, 1999, tornado wiped out the last few weeks of the school year for Bridge Creek High School seniors. Former News 9 reporter Kym Koch had the story, and we're re-posting it as a News 9 Flashback story.
Piedmont Teacher Selected To Study Climate Change In Arctic CircleA sixth grade science teacher from Piedmont is getting ready to swap the summer heat for an arctic freeze. Melissa Lau has been selected to join a PolarTREC project to study climate change in the North Pole. Lau is one of just a dozen teachers selected to participate in this summer’s special expedition, and she is hoping to bring back some valuable knowledge for her students. Lau's class is all about hands-on learning. Usually the kids are doing most of the work, but their t...
Bill Cosby's Wife Breaks Her Silence, Compares Him To Lynching Victim Emmett Till
Bill Cosby's wife called Thursday for a criminal investigation into the suburban Philadelphia prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case that could put the 80-year-old comedian in prison for the rest of his life was "mob justice, not real justice" and a "tragedy" that must be undone.