Senators vote to override Obama's veto of Sept. 11 bill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Senate acted decisively Wednesday to override President Barack Obama's veto of Sept. 11 legislation, setting the stage for the contentious bill to become law despite flaws that Obama and top Pentagon officials warn could put U.S. troops and interests at risk....
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The Latest: US backs report that Russian missile downed MH17
NIEUWEGEIN, Netherlands (AP) -- The Latest on the probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine in 2014 (all times local):...
Israel mourns as preparations begin for Peres' funeral
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel on Wednesday mourned the death of Shimon Peres, a former president and prime minister whose life story mirrored that of the Jewish state, as the government began preparations for a funeral that is expected to bring together world leaders and dignitaries....
The Latest: Pope mourns loss of Israel's Peres
JERUSALEM (AP) -- The Latest on the death of former Israeli President and Prime Minister Shimon Peres (all times local):...
Penn becomes latest college sued over sex-assault review
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The University of Pennsylvania has become the latest college sued by a student fearing expulsion over what he calls an unfounded sexual-assault complaint....
Wolf urges lawmakers to act fast on opioid addiction bills
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf told lawmakers Wednesday that now is the time to take a stand against opioid addiction, and he outlined his legislative priorities in the waning days of the fall legislative session....
Superintendent to return following teacher-sex scandal
PLUM, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania school board has reinstated its superintendent after a law firm found no evidence he and other employees failed to properly investigate reports that teachers were having sex with students....
Clinton seeks campaign lift from Sanders, Michelle Obama
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Clinton sought Wednesday to build on her widely praised debate performance by making a direct appeal to younger voters whose enthusiasm drove Bernie Sanders' unlikely campaign....
Binge-drinking UMass student nearly dies in Pennsylvania
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- A University of Massachusetts student nearly died of alcohol poisoning in central Pennsylvania after police say he drank so much vodka his blood-alcohol content was more than six times the state's legal limit for drivers....
Pittsburgh's Tribune-Review to become online-only newspaper
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Tribune-Review newspaper says it will stop putting out its Pittsburgh print edition at the end of November and become an online-only publication....
Penn State offers course focusing on Trump ahead of election
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State is dedicating an entire course this fall to one person: Donald Trump....
Judge: Man incompetent for trial in nursing home death
JIM THORPE, Pa. (AP) -- The case against a man accused in the 2013 death of a Pennsylvania nursing home resident is delayed because a judge says he's incompetent to stand trial....
Pennsylvania clown sightings linked to stabbing, harassment
READING, Pa. (AP) -- Bizarre clown sightings in Pennsylvania are nothing new in recent weeks, but this is: Criminal accusations....
Police seek clues after freight train hits, kills pedestrian
DUNKIRK, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a pedestrian was hit by a freight train and killed in western New York....
The Liberty Bridge on Monday reopened for the first time since a fire on September 2nd that that warped a key structural steel support causing the closure of the essential south hills artery for more than 55,000 vehicles daily. Concerns about the bridge's strength remain, as state police will enforce restrictions for vehicles weighing nine tons or more. Firetrucks, school buses, tractor-trailers and Port Authority buses will be prohibited. PennDot hopes to raise the weight limit to 30 tons over the next few weeks.
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