Debate Night: Clinton, Trump set for high-stakes showdown
WASHINGTON (AP) -- After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their vastly different visions for America's future....
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Britain's Boris Johnson visits Syrian refugee camp in Turkey
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Monday visited a refugee camp near Turkey's border with Syria ahead of talks with Turkish officials....
Building a life in Germany, a Syrian watches war at home
SAARBRUECKEN, Germany (AP) -- At the intersection, Mohammed al-Haj waited patiently for the "green man." It seemed a bit silly: No cars were coming, no policemen watching. Back home in Syria, he wouldn't hesitate....
Syrian foreign minister says cease-fire agreement 'not dead'
BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said in a TV interview broadcast Monday that an internationally-brokered cease-fire for Syria is still viable, as rescue workers in Aleppo cleaned up from what they said were the worst airstrikes on rebel-held areas of the northern city in five years....
Old graves being exhumed in effort to ID homicide victims
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- Working with state police, an anthropologist is leading a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who'd been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn boy....
Michelle Obama to campaign for Clinton in Pennsylvania
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- First lady Michelle Obama will be in Pennsylvania on Wednesday to campaign for Hillary Clinton....
2 convicted of 2nd-degree murder in 2014 slaying
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Jurors in western Pennsylvania have convicted two men in the shooting death of a Pittsburgh man that police said stemmed from a request from a former lover to have him beaten up....
Police struggle, disarm troubled man in Montgomery County
ABINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police in Montgomery County struggled and disarmed a man who wanted to commit "suicide by cop."...
In gas drilling country, the honeymoon is over on royalties
WYALUSING, Pa. (AP) -- Jan Brown pores over his royalty statement and wonders where all the money went....
Pair of friends piloted planes that crashed in NY, killing 3
NORTH COLLINS, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say two small airplanes that collided and crashed in western New York were piloted by friends who'd taken off with four other planes for their usual weekend outing....
Police say they're investigating homicide of teenager
READING, Pa. (AP) -- Police say they're investigating a homicide after a teenager was found dead in eastern Pennsylvania....
Ex-Baltimore cop convicted in 2014 love triangle shooting
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- A former Baltimore police officer has been convicted of aggravated assault in the shooting of a man he feared was coming to kill him for exchanging text messages with the man's wife....
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash
CINCINNATI (AP) -- First responders in U.S. communities reeling from waves of heroin overdoses say some people tell them they should just say no to using so many resources on drug abusers....
Man resentenced in law student slaying when he was 15
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- A man who was a teenager at the time of the Pennsylvania murder of a law student for which he was sentenced to life in prison has been resentenced to 30 years to life....
Last week a coalition of 21 states sued U.S. department of labor over a new rule mandating employers pay overtime to their white collar workers performing administrative and professional duties while doubling the salary threshold to $47,500 for eligibility. The Obama administration hails it as a meaningful boost to many workers' wallets ensuring fairer compensation. While states claim the regulation will burden private and public sectors by straining budgets, forcing layoffs, and cutting work hours.
Should the Charlotte police release to the public the video footage from the police shooting earlier this week?