2 explosions rock Istanbul airport, killing at least 10
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Two explosions have rocked Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing at least 10 people and wounding around 20 others, Turkey's justice minister and another official said Tuesday....
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EU leaders plot a future without Britain, demand answers
BRUSSELS (AP) -- British Prime Minister David Cameron fended off anger Tuesday from other European Union leaders at an unprecedented summit charged with uncertainty about the bloc's future without Britain. As leader after leader rejected Cameron's pleas for favorable conditions for Britain once it leaves, he frustrated them by refusing to initiate the divorce proceedings immediately....
The Latest: State Dept: Benghazi outpost was no mistake
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The latest on the House GOP Benghazi report, released Tuesday (all times local):...
Final Benghazi report: No 'smoking gun' pointing to Clinton
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans on Tuesday concluded their $7 million, two-year investigation into the deadly attacks in Benghazi, Libya, with fresh accusations of lethal mistakes by the Obama administration but no "smoking gun" pointing to wrongdoing by Hillary Clinton, then secretary of state and now the Democrats' presumptive presidential nominee....
Wolf won't endorse House budget plan, says it's not balanced
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday that he is concerned about budget legislation that is primed for a vote in the House of Representatives, but added that there's still time to fix it before the state embarks on a new fiscal year....
Panel approves subpoena power in AG Kane impeachment probe
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A legislative subcommittee investigating the possible impeachment of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane for misbehavior in office voted Tuesday to authorize its chairman to issue subpoenas....
Senate panel OKs wider age limit in child sex abuse lawsuits
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Legislation in Pennsylvania to give victims of child sexual abuse more time to sue took another step forward in the Senate on Tuesday, although not without debate over whether people who have lost the legal ability to sue should get it back....
Inmate who fled jail gets life but says he didn't kill woman
KITTANNING, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania inmate convicted of escaping from jail and killing an acquaintance while on the run has been sentenced to life in prison....
Ex-constable pleads to stealing $1M in local taxes to gamble
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A father of seven has resigned as constable and acknowledged gambling away more than $1 million he stole while working as an unpaid deputy for his wife, an elected tax collector for a Pennsylvania borough....
Louis Appell Jr., former Susquehanna Pfaltzgraff CEO, dies
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Louis J. Appell Jr., the former chief executive of Susquehanna Pfaltzgraff, a fifth-generation family-owned dishware business whose place settings were a staple of wedding registries for decades, has died. He was 92....
Judge dismisses charges in woman's bite-mark conviction
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has dismissed all charges against a Pennsylvania woman who spent nearly 11 years incarcerated on discredited bite mark evidence and other since-discredited evidence that she helped beat a man to death in 2001....
Man held for trial in hit-run death at Philadelphia bus stop
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man has been ordered to stand trial in the hit-and-run death of a man at a northeast Philadelphia bus shelter last month....
Philly officer charged with robbing contractor in suburbs
BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- A Philadelphia police officer has been suspended and charged with robbing two men he hired to work on his property....
Gun-carrying Pa. man shot by Secret Service ordered held
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man shot by Secret Service at a White House gate earlier this year after he refused to drop a gun he was carrying has been ordered held while his case proceeds....
Last Thursday Great Britain voted to leave the European Union which it has been a member since 1993. Initial global response has been negative as financial markets have declined an average 5-8% and the British Pound hit a thirty year low as of Monday. Supporters claim that the exit from the EU will allow the U.K. to reclaim parts of national authority ceded to unelected Brussels officials where the EU is headquartered, while still leveraging a great deal of influence with Europe both financially and militarily.
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