Greece looks to reopen bailout talks as euro future in doubt
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece and its membership in Europe's joint currency faced an uncertain future Monday, with the country under pressure to restart bailout talks with creditors as soon as possible after Greeks resoundingly rejected the notion of more austerity in exchange for aid....
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Hundreds of thousands gather for pope Mass in South America
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) -- Hundreds of thousands of people filled a park in Ecuador's main port city Monday for Pope Francis' first big event of his three-nation South American tour, hoping for a glimpse of Latin America's first pope returning to his home soil for a Mass dedicated to the family....
The Latest: Fitch says Grexit risks have dramatically risen
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest on the fallout from the Greek referendum (all times local):...
What's next, as Greece stumbles toward euro exit
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Greece is at the last chance saloon, thirsty and out of credit. Next stop could be the badlands of euro exit....
US appeals court upholds EPA plan to clean up Chesapeake Bay
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A U.S. appeals court on Monday approved a federal plan to limit pollution in the Chesapeake Bay despite objections from farmers, builders and others who accused the Environmental Protection Agency of a power grab....
District judge's duties on hold while traffic case probed
ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A district judge who chairs the entity that investigates misconduct allegations against Pennsylvania judges is suspended from criminal and traffic cases while prosecutors probe her handling of a man's traffic citations....
Police seek help from public in Allentown double homicide
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Police in eastern Pennsylvania are investigating whether a double homicide in Allentown may have been connected to a vehicle crash....
Man loses fingers in western Pennsylvania fireworks accident
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a western Pennsylvania man lost some fingers and suffered chemical burns to his chest when fireworks exploded in his hand outside a church....
Wolf still considering pension bill, as budget talks resume
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Tom Wolf's spokesman says the governor continues to consider a Republican plan to scale back the cost of Pennsylvania's public pensions as his aides resume budget negotiations with legislative staffers....
Man critically wounded in Philadelphia shooting
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man is hospitalized in critical condition after a shooting in Philadelphia's Frankford section....
2 injured in fireworks accident in Monongalia County
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) -- West Virginia State Police are investigating a fireworks accident that injured two men in Monongalia County....
Police: Crew steals $3,000 in coins from vending machines
WEST YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Police say two men have been charged as part of a crew that allegedly stole more than $3,000 in coins form vending machines in south-central Pennsylvania....
Vandal carves initials into pig's side at Pennsylvania farm
FAIRCHANCE, Pa. (AP) -- State police say someone broke into a western Pennsylvania pig pen and carved the letters "D.C." into the side of one swine....
Pennsylvania's budget stalemate: What to expect
Negotiations between the Wolf administration and lawmakers will resume Monday after Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, vetoed Republican-backed budget legislation and bills to privatize the state-controlled system of liquor and wine sales....
Now that the U.S. and Cuba have reached an agreement to restore diplomatic relations and reopen embassies in each other's capitals, the State Department must formally notify Congress of its intent to reopen the embassy in Havana. Congress then has 15 days to review the notification. There's virtually nothing U.S. lawmakers can do to prevent the upgrading of the existing mission to an embassy. They could block or slow down the approval of an ambassador's nomination.
Do you think the Vatican recognizing the Palestinian Authority as a state will hurt the prospects for advancing a peace agreement?