Trump vows to remove millions living in country illegally
PHOENIX (AP) -- Seeking to end confusion over his aggressive but recently muddled language on immigration, Donald Trump vowed Wednesday to remove millions of people living in the country illegally if he becomes president, warning that failure to do so would jeopardize the "well-being of the American people."...
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Historic commercial flight from US lands in Cuba
SANTA CLARA, Cuba (AP) -- The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War....
Mexico president to deliver annual report on a troubled year
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- When President Enrique Pena Nieto delivers his annual report to congress, he'll reflect on a year that has seen rising homicide rates, a sluggish economy and a midterm electoral rout of his party....
Brazil's ousted and incoming leaders go from allies to foes
SAO PAULO (AP) -- For years, President Dilma Rousseff and Vice President Michel Temer had a political partnership of convenience. From different parties, they ran on the same presidential ticket and served together for more than half a decade....
Late appeal moves NFL concussion case to Supreme Court
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A last-minute appeal in the NFL concussion case, filed by the son of an all-star and civil rights activist, has sent the proposed settlement to the U.S. Supreme Court and delays payouts for at least several months....
Penn State prof possibly alive for days after quarry plunge
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A Penn State professor who police say was pushed off an 80-foot rock quarry ledge died slowly and possibly was alive and immobile for up to two days, an investigator testified Wednesday....
Officials: Woman kidnapped by husband dead, man brain-dead
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man accused of kidnapping his wife while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her two months ago has been declared brain dead following a self-inflicted gunshot wound, authorities said Wednesday....
Body found during search for missing swimmer
DELANCO, N.J. (AP) -- Officials have recovered a body during their search for a missing swimmer....
Judge telling school district to revoke tax hike stirs fears
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Education officials fear a judge's decision ordering a suburban Philadelphia school district to revoke its tax hike could lead to lawsuits around Pennsylvania challenging other school districts' tax increases....
Elderly woman accused in poisoning case granted bail
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- An elderly Pennsylvania woman convicted of poisoning her son's girlfriend with antifreeze, leaving her near death, has been granted bail following a judge's decision to throw out the convictions....
Pennsylvania man drowns of Assateague coast in Maryland
BERLIN, Md. (AP) -- The National Park Service says a Pennsylvania man has drowned off the Maryland coast of Assateague Island National Seashore....
School district appeals ruling on refugee students
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania school district says it is appealing a court ruling allowing refugee students to attend the local high school rather than an alternative school....
Murder charge dropped against mother of child killed by shot
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A judge has dropped a third-degree murder charge against a woman whose four-year-old daughter died of a shot from a gun police said the child found in the closet of their north Philadelphia home....
Cue the cuteness: Baby gorilla debuts at Philadelphia Zoo
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A baby gorilla has made its debut at the Philadelphia Zoo....
The European Union (EU) ruled this week that Ireland must recover 14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple granted by their government for more than 20 years in exchange for creating jobs in the country. Known as Corporate Inversion it has been hot topic during the presidential race. However the U.S. treasury warned the EU not to act as "a supra-national taxing authority" forcing American Companies to pay retroactively allowing them to claim deductions on their U.S. taxes.
Was Collin Kaepernick wrong to use the national anthem as a platform for public demonstration in support of the African American Community?