The Latest: Mexican president contradicts Trump on wall
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Mexico president to deliver annual report on a troubled year
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- When President Enrique Pena Nieto delivers his annual report to congress, he'll reflect on a year that has seen rising homicide rates, a sluggish economy and a midterm electoral rout of his party....
Brazil's ousted and incoming leaders go from allies to foes
SAO PAULO (AP) -- For years, President Dilma Rousseff and Vice President Michel Temer had a political partnership of convenience. From different parties, they ran on the same presidential ticket and served together for more than half a decade....
Venturing to Mexico, Trump defends right to build huge wall
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- On Mexican soil for the first time as the Republican presidential nominee, a firm but measured Donald Trump defended the right of the United States to build a massive border wall along its southern flank, standing up for the centerpiece of his immigration plan in a country where he is widely despised....
Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months....
Penn State prof possibly alive for days after quarry plunge
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A Penn State professor who police say was pushed off an 80-foot rock quarry ledge died slowly and possibly was alive and immobile for up to two days, an investigator testified Wednesday....
Officials: Woman kidnapped by husband dead, man brain-dead
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man accused of kidnapping his wife while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her two months ago has been declared brain dead following a self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said Wednesday....
Judge telling school district to revoke tax hike stirs fears
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Education officials fear a judge's decision ordering a suburban Philadelphia school district to revoke its tax hike could lead to lawsuits around Pennsylvania challenging other school districts' tax increases....
Elderly woman accused in poisoning case granted bail
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- An elderly Pennsylvania woman convicted of poisoning her son's girlfriend with antifreeze, leaving her near death, has been granted bail following a judge's decision to throw out the convictions....
School district appeals ruling on refugee students
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania school district says it is appealing a court ruling allowing refugee students to attend the local high school rather than an alternative school....
Murder charge dropped against mother of child killed by shot
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against a woman whose four-year-old daughter died of a shot from a gun police said the child found in the closet of their north Philadelphia home....
Cue the cuteness: Baby gorilla debuts at Philadelphia Zoo
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A baby gorilla has made its debut at the Philadelphia Zoo....
Girl, 12, hit in leg by stray bullet in triple shooting
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a 12-year-old girl was shot and wounded by a stray bullet in a north Philadelphia shooting that left two other men injured....
Police: Boy, 13, charged in shooting that hurt him, girl
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 13-year-old boy who police say accidentally shot himself and a 12-year-old girl inside a Philadelphia home is facing charges....
The European Union (EU) ruled this week that Ireland must recover 14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple granted by their government for more than 20 years in exchange for creating jobs in the country. Known as Corporate Inversion it has been hot topic during the presidential race. However the U.S. treasury warned the EU not to act as "a supra-national taxing authority" forcing American Companies to pay retroactively allowing them to claim deductions on their U.S. taxes.
Was Collin Kaepernick wrong to use the national anthem as a platform for public demonstration in support of the African American Community?