Experts: Clinton email practices risked data disclosures
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Rodham Clinton's use of a private email address and private computer server for official State Department business heightened security risks to her communications, such as the inadvertent disclosure of sensitive information and the danger from hackers, several information security experts said....
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Attack on US envoy part of S.Korea's violent protest history
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A knife attack Thursday that injured the U.S. ambassador to South Korea is the latest act of political violence in a deeply divided country where some protesters portray their causes as matters of life and death....
Boko Haram refugees risk lives to cross lake to Chad camps
BAGA SOLO, Chad (AP) -- Kellou Abakar knew she was in trouble as the contractions started not long after an Islamic extremist group attacked her town in Nigeria. Her husband was nowhere to be found, and so she pulled her 4-year-old son onto her back and grabbed her two little girls by the hand....
Last Ebola patient is released in Liberia
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- Liberia released its last Ebola patient, a 58-year old teacher, from a treatment center in the capital on Thursday, beginning its countdown to being declared Ebola free....
'Black Madam' trial on hold because of Philadelphia storm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A hip-hop performer and "body sculptor" won't return to the witness stand in her Philadelphia murder trial until at least Friday because of a winter storm....
5 things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday:...
Ex-quarterback's golf course lease plan defeated
BRIGANTINE, N.J. (AP) -- A former winning quarterback has lost his plan to lease a New Jersey town's municipal golf course....
Wolf names 6 to Delaware River Port Authority board
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf is appointing six professionals to the board of the Delaware River Port Authority....
Mercyhurst University police carrying guns after incidents
ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- Police at Mercyhurst University are now carrying guns in response to an uptick in gun violence in Erie and the suicide of a non-student who shot himself on campus....
Prosecutors, lawmakers speak against death penalty hiatus
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Prosecutors and members of the Pennsylvania Legislature on Wednesday attacked Gov. Tom Wolf's decision to impose a moratorium on executions in a state that last carried out the death penalty in 1999....
Police officer loses control, cruiser hits veterinary clinic
SPRINGDALE, Pa. (AP) -- Police say an officer lost control of his police cruiser on a slippery road before crashing through the wall of a veterinary clinic in western Pennsylvania....
Wolf defends budget, says he's solving decades-old problems
HAMBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A day after outlining his first budget proposal, Gov. Tom Wolf punched back Wednesday at strident Republican criticism of his plan to raise taxes on income, sales and natural gas drilling to bankroll more than $4 billion in education aid and cuts to corporate and property taxes....
Penn Highlands Elk health center cutting 43 jobs, hours
ST. MARYS, Pa. (AP) -- Penn Highland Elk Regional Health Center in central Pennsylvania is cutting 43 jobs and reducing hours for 25 other workers....
Man accused of buying auto insurance from scene of car wreck
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a Pennsylvania man called an insurance company from a crash scene to buy auto coverage and later claimed his wreck happened after he got the policy....
Pittsburgh City Councilman Corey O'Connor proposes giving small businesses that raise their minimum wage for full-time employees to 10-dollars-and-10 cents, free promotional space on city owned assets including bus shelters, trash cans and senior centers. He says the program wouldn't cost the city any money.
With the proposed changes in Pennsylvania’s tax structure will you expect to pay more or less in states taxes?