In political gamble, Trump to make surprising trip to Mexico
EVERETT, Washington (AP) -- Donald Trump will make a quick visit to Mexico on Wednesday, meeting with the president of a nation he derided as the home of rapists and criminals. The trip is a politically risky move for the Republican presidential nominee less than 10 weeks before the election....
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Slim pickings: Without EU laborers, who'll harvest UK fruit?
LONDON (AP) -- Ismigyul Ismetova wraps her muddy fingers around a plump raspberry, plucks it from the stalk and drops the fruit into a tray in a field in Suffolk, deftly completing a task that is too delicate for a machine....
IS spokesman killed in Syria in major blow to militant group
BEIRUT (AP) -- The Islamic State group's spokesman and chief strategist, who laid out the blueprint for the extremist group's attacks against the West, has been killed while overseeing operations in northern Syria, the group has announced....
Turkey vows to keep attacking US-backed Syrian Kurd forces
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Turkey on Wednesday vowed to keep attacking a U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish militia inside Syria, saying it will never negotiate with what it considers to be a "terror organization."...
Police: Woman kidnapped by husband found dead, he's wounded
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman who was kidnapped at gunpoint by her husband while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her two months earlier was found dead inside a barn, and he was hospitalized with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, state police said Wednesday....
Girl, 12, hit in leg by stray bullet in triple shooting
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a 12-year-old girl was shot and wounded by a stray bullet in a north Philadelphia shooting that left two other men injured....
Police: Boy, 13, charged in shooting that hurt him, girl
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 13-year-old boy who police say accidentally shot himself and a 12-year-old girl inside a Philadelphia home is facing charges....
State agency forecasts ozone action day for Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is predicting potentially unsafe ozone pollution in Philadelphia....
Buzz-ted: Bee swarm ousts Pennsylvania police department
CARBONDALE, Pa. (AP) -- One might say they were buzz-ted....
Bankruptcy fraud sentencing delayed for 'Dance Moms' star
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The federal court sentencing for "Dance Moms" star Abby Lee Miller has been postponed from Oct. 11 to Dec. 2....
Philly police find vehicle, not driver in motorcycle death
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police say they've found the other vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident that killed a motorcyclist, but are still looking for the driver....
Man, 23, dies of heat stroke while running half-marathon
EAST GREENVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Officials say a suburban Philadelphia man who collapsed while running a half-marathon earlier this month died due to heat stroke complications....
Corrections officer charged in death of K-9 left in hot car
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania corrections officer has been charged after a drug-detecting police dog in his care died last month after it was left in a hot vehicle for 2½ hours during a training exercise....
Agency approves $5M project at Lehigh Valley airport
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -- The Lehigh Valley International Airport will soon see a transportation hub that officials hope will keep travelers from wandering the property to find rental cars, taxis or buses....
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?