Trump on top: He reaches magic number to clinch nomination
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president Thursday, completing an unlikely rise that has upended the political landscape and set the stage for a bitter fall campaign....
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The Latest: EDF staff join French labor protests
LE HAVRE, France (AP) -- The Latest on French labor dispute (all times local):...
HELSINKI (AP) -- A Norwegian consumers' group took inspiration from "slow television" to produce a marathon webcast of a team of readers going through the fine print of terms and conditions of downloadable apps....
Obama defends his nuclear record on eve of Hiroshima visit
SHIMA, Japan (AP) -- On the eve of his historic trip to Hiroshima, President Barack Obama is defending the vigor of his efforts to rid the world of nuclear weapons. He says he will use his visit to the Japanese memorial site on Friday to underscore "the sense of urgency that we all should have."...
Health insurers seek more big increases in Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's insurance regulators are starting a review of health plans for coverage next year through the federal marketplaces, including several that seek premium increases in excess of 40 percent....
Man convicted of killing lawmaker's 2 sisters gets life term
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A judge has imposed a life sentence on a Pittsburgh man convicted of killing two of his next-door neighbors, the sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker....
Man vows to keep stalking TV reporter _ when probation is up
MEDIA, Pa. (AP) -- A man has vowed in court to resume stalking a Philadelphia TV news reporter as soon as his probation for doing so expires in 15 years....
Kane's lawyers refile motion to quash charges
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane have refiled a motion to throw out her criminal charges after an earlier motion was thrown out on a technicality....
The Latest: Target settles lawsuits tied to girl's stabbing
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Latest on lawsuits linked to a girl's stabbing in a Pittsburgh Target store (all times local):...
Police: 2 in custody in NYC exchange student slashing
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York City police say two suspects are in custody in connection with the December slashing of a Chinese exchange student....
Penn State: Freshman can skip main campus, save up to $15K
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State University has a popularity problem....
Woman pleads guilty in $54M green energy Ponzi scheme
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman admitted her role in a $54 million Ponzi scheme that federal prosecutors say was built on promises of a green energy technology that never developed....
Speeding van lands in lake, killing 3 summer camp workers
PRESTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a driver lost control of a speeding van and crashed into a Pennsylvania lake, killing three summer camp workers....
Arrest in shooting that killed 1, wounded 1 near Pittsburgh
BRENTWOOD, Pa. (AP) -- Allegheny County police have arrested a man they say killed one man and wounded another while both were in a car in the Pittsburgh suburbs....
Missouri U.S. Senator Republican Roy Blunt called for Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald's resignation saying "Dismissing wait times when veterans can often wait months for an appointment is negligent and a clear sign that new leadership is needed" Secretary McDonald compared wait times at VA health care sites to hours people wait for rides at Disney amusement parks. GOP lawmakers and veterans' service groups slammed his remarks as insulting and inappropriate.
Do you believe officer Nero's acquittal was justice served?