In Indiana, Cruz faces make-or-break moment to stop Trump
LA PORTE, Ind. (AP) -- Facing a make-or-break moment for his slumping campaign, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was blitzing through Indiana on Monday in a desperate bid to overtake Donald Trump in the state's primary and keep his own White House hopes alive....
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First US cruise in decades arrives in Havana
Mystery solved? Australian says he's Bitcoin founder
LONDON (AP) -- An Australian man long rumored to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as its creator, a claim that would end one of the biggest mysteries in the tech world....
Turkey and US-led coalition pound IS group in Syria
ISTANBUL (AP) -- The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants....
Jury selection begins in Rep. Chaka Fattah's corruption case
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jury selection has begun in the federal corruption trial of veteran Pennsylvania congressman Chaka Fattah....
Pennsylvania to add 70 mph speed limit to nearly 800 miles
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Motorists will get to go faster, up to 70 mph, on nearly 1,000 miles of Pennsylvania highway once transportation crews complete work they began this week posting signs with the new speed limit....
Trial opens in sisters' slaying; defense calls cops 'sloppy'
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- DNA and video surveillance evidence strongly suggest a Pittsburgh man killed his neighbors, who were both sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker, a prosecutor said Monday as the double-murder trial began....
Jerry Sandusky presses appeal, wants to question witnesses
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Jerry Sandusky's effort to get his child molestation convictions thrown out ran into tough questioning Monday from a judge who voiced doubt about defense lawyers are entitled to question witnesses - including some of the former Penn State assistant football coach's victims....
Give peace a chance? Say it, don't spray it, tagger told
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police are fine with giving peace a chance, as long as you say it and don't spray it....
George Weymouth, artist who hid Wyeth's 'Helga' works, dies
CHADDS FORD, Pa. (AP) -- George Weymouth, a conservationist and artist who for years helped hide a secret cache of Andrew Wyeth's "Helga" portraits, has died....
6 of 9 families return home after natural gas explosion
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Six of nine families have been allowed to return to their homes two days after a natural gas pipeline exploded into a fireball in western Pennsylvania....
School placed on lockdown after bullets found in bathroom
EMMAUS, Pa. (AP) -- Officials say an eastern Pennsylvania high school was placed on lockdown after two bullets were found in a bathroom, but authorities determined that they were left by someone who hoped to cause an early dismissal....
DA: Officer will be cited in cat shooting; no other charges
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania prosecutor says a police officer who shot and killed a cat will be cited for cruelty to animals but won't face other charges....
Feds approve plan to build gas pipeline for power plant
SHAMOKIN DAM, Pa. (AP) -- Federal officials have signed off on a plan to build a 34-mile pipeline through five central Pennsylvania counties that will carry natural gas to a power plant being built along the Susquehanna River....
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After a contentious meeting last Thursday Blackhawk School District unanimously voted to table a series of staff and supplemental contract layoffs. Hundreds of Blackhawk students, parents and staff packed the high school auditorium urging the board not to curtail programs and cut teachers but instead to hold off planned construction projects including the building a new sports complex.
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