Hostility, geniality mix as Trump, Clinton meet at event
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sharply at odds over the Republican's assertions that he may not concede if he loses on Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton chose cutting jabs over lighthearted teasing as they came face-to-face at a fundraiser. Yet both showed flashes of willingness to see beyond their bitter election battle, the archbishop who sat between them said Friday....
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IS attacks Iraq city of Kirkuk, power plant amid Mosul fight
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) -- Islamic State militants armed with assault rifles and explosives attacked targets in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk early Friday, in an assault that appeared aimed at diverting Iraqi security forces from a massive offensive against the IS-held city of Mosul....
Medical evacuations from Aleppo fail to materialize
BEIRUT (AP) -- The Syrian government on Friday opened a new corridor for rebels and civilians who want to leave the besieged eastern neighborhoods of Aleppo, but the U.N. said planned medical evacuations haven't begun as planned because of a lack of security assurances from the warring sides....
The Latest: Large fire amid clashes in Iraqi city of Kirkuk
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- The Latest on the developments in Iraq where Iraqi forces and their allies launched a major offensive this week to retake Mosul, the country's second-largest city from the Islamic State group (all times local):...
Trump, Clinton hitting the campaign trail in Pennsylvania
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is heading to Pennsylvania for campaign stops on both ends of the state....
Flash flood warnings continue after rains bring evacuations
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Flash flood warnings are continuing across a stretch of central and eastern Pennsylvania after heavy rains led to home evacuations, school closings and even trapped some patrons inside a McDonald's....
Professors strike for 3rd day at 14 state universities
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Professors are again manning the picket line at 14 Pennsylvania state universities....
Pennsylvania jobless rate stays at 5.7 percent in September
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.7 percent in September....
Raising a vegan baby: Parents say abuse cases give a bad rap
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- There's a right way and a wrong way to raise a baby on vegan food. Those who get it wrong, parents say, give the responsible ones a bad name....
Ex-Philadelphia mayoral candidate cited for pot at airport
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A former Philadelphia mayoral candidate was cited at the airport after security officers found a small amount of marijuana in his luggage....
Teacher charged with more than 150 child sex abuse counts
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a Pennsylvania high school social studies teacher has been charged with more than 150 child sex abuse counts after they say she sexually abused two students over a three-year period....
Man sentenced in slaying of organizer who worked with youth
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been sentenced to life in prison after a jury convicted him of murdering a popular central Pennsylvania organizer, who was fatally shot in the warehouse where he staged events for kids and teens....
Rolling Stone attorney asks reporter about trust of source
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- An attorney for Rolling Stone magazine is asking the author of a discredited story about a woman's claim of being gang raped at a fraternity house about the trust she put in her source....
Ex-Penn State coach among potential witnesses in his lawsuit
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A fifth day of testimony in former assistant football coach Mike McQueary's defamation and whistleblower lawsuit against Penn State is set to get underway in a courthouse near the university campus....
On Monday with a vote of 136-55, House Bill 1885 was passed holding sanctuary cities like Philadelphia liable for damages incurred by criminal activity conducted by unauthorized immigrants. The bill now moves to the Senate for passage and requires the city to comply with federal immigration requests or risk penalties for noncompliance.
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