Gunman's hashtag hinted at Texas plot
PHOENIX (AP) -- About 20 minutes before the shooting at a Texas cartoon contest that featured images of the Prophet Muhammad, a final tweet posted on an account linked to one of the gunmen said: "May Allah accept us as mujahideen," or holy warriors....
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Germanwings co-pilot tried slow descent hours before crash
PARIS (AP) -- The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appeared to have practiced a controlled descent on his flight into Barcelona just two hours before he intentionally crashed the A320 jet into a mountainside on the return flight to Duesseldorf, air accident investigators said Wednesday....
Analysis: Despite Saudi strikes, Yemen rebels remain dug in
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- More than a month of relentless airstrikes by a coalition led by Saudi Arabia has inflicted painful damage on Shiite rebels in Yemen, but they show little sign of collapse....
Kerry hopes to win pause in Yemen war as he heads to talks
DJIBOUTI (AP) -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he hopes to secure a pause in Yemen's war as he prepared for talks in Saudi Arabia Wednesday, citing increased shortages of food, fuel and medicine that are adding to a crisis that already has neighboring countries bracing for a mass exodus of refugees....
5 things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday....
Pro-gun signs, posted to deter crime, stolen from Pa. town
BAINBRIDGE, Pa. (AP) -- Several pro-gun rights signs that a rural Pennsylvania township posted to discourage crime have been stolen....
Noble Energy will increase Colorado investments
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) -- Noble Energy will reduce spending on its Marcellus gas drilling program in Pennsylvania and invest more in Colorado's Weld County, which has become its headquarters for U.S. onshore operations....
Pa. police: 1 thief, 4 TVs, 3 car stereos and a coffee maker
TUNKHANNOCK, Pa. (AP) -- State police are searching for a husky thief who made off with four 32-inch LED televisions, three car stereos and a coffee maker from a Wal-Mart store in Northeastern Pennsylvania....
Pa. school candidate loses GOP support over offensive posts
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia school board candidate has lost a party endorsement after racist and anti-Semitic posts appeared under his name on social media....
1 dead, 2 wounded in North Philadelphia shooting
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A triple shooting has left one man dead and two others wounded in Philadelphia....
SEPTA bus lands on railroad tracks, 3 hurt
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Three people were hurt when a SEPTA bus jumped a median and landed on railroad tracks in front of a freight train in South Philadelphia....
Medical examiner ID's hit-and-run victim found near hospital
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) -- The Allegheny County medical examiner has released the name of a man found dead in the street near a western Pennsylvania hospital as police continued to search for the motorist they believe struck and killed him....
Trial set to start in case of slain pediatrician
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jurors have been picked for the trial of an exterminator charged in the killing of a Philadelphia pediatrician two years ago....
Study: Lake Erie would offer plenty of food for Asian carp
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) -- Runaway growth of algae in Lake Erie since the early 2000s has made the shallowest of the Great Lakes even more vulnerable to an invasion by greedy Asian carp, federal scientists said Wednesday....
New research indicates the U.S. birth rate remains at an all-time low. Experts attribute the low birth rate to reduced teen pregnancies, weak economy and women postponing motherhood to establish careers.
From what you know about this group of candidates, who would you most likely vote for...Dr. Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina or Senator Bernie Sanders?