Debate Takeaways: Clinton gets under Trump's skin in debate
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) -- Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday's first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing agitated at times as they tangled over the economy, her use of a private mail server and his unwillingness to release his income tax returns. Clinton maintained an even demeanor, smiling indulgently when Trump turned aggressive....
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Password breach could have ripple effects well beyond Yahoo
LONDON (AP) -- As investors and investigators weigh the damage of Yahoo's massive breach to the internet icon, information security experts worry that the record-breaking haul of password data could be used to open locks up and down the web....
Colombia embarks on path to peace with historic accord
CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) -- After a half-century of combat that spilled blood across this South American nation, Colombians have embarked on a new, but difficult path to settle their political differences with the signing of a historic peace accord between the government and leftist rebels....
Duterte: After tough talk, damage control prevails
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- The new Philippine president uses an expletive to warn key ally Barack Obama not to lecture him on human rights and, in another impromptu speech, declares a dramatic policy change in policy such as removing U.S. counterterrorism forces out of his country's volatile south. His key officials walk back the remarks and say everything is normal....
Report: Rate of newborns with drug problems up 250 percent
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A new state analysis of Pennsylvania hospital data shows the rate of infants born with drug abuse problems rose 250 percent from 2000 to 2015....
Cop who allegedly overdosed while on duty placed on leave
JOHSNTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A Johnstown police officer has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly overdosed and was found unconscious while on duty in the Public Safety Building....
Biden, Michelle Obama, to stump for Clinton at 3 colleges
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden and first lady Michelle Obama are set to stump for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at two universities in Philadelphia and one in Pittsburgh....
Pennsylvania school board to release teacher-sex report
PLUM, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania school board is preparing to release a report on how administrators handled reports and rumors that teachers were having sex with students....
Man convicted in rock-toss that hurt teacher nears release
SMITHFIELD, Pa. (AP) -- A second man convicted in a rock-throwing episode on a Pennsylvania interstate that caused severe brain trauma to an Ohio teacher is set to be released from prison....
Police investigating pupil hit near Pennsylvania school bus
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Police are continuing to investigate after an elementary student was hit by a car while crossing the street to board a school bus in central Pennsylvania....
1 dead, 4 wounded in 2 separate shootings in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police say one young man has been killed and four others injured in two separate shootings....
Attorney killed in western Pennsylvania motorcycle crash
BRACKENRIDGE, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania attorney has been killed in a motorcycle crash....
Woman, 89, several cats killed in central Pennsylvania fire
BIGLERVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- An 89-year-old woman and several of her cats have died in a central Pennsylvania mobile home fire....
Liberty Bridge reopens with restrictions
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh's Liberty Bridge has reopened with traffic restrictions, weeks after a construction fire closed the span for repairs....
With a tight election on the line, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton faced off Monday night in their first presidential debate, a battle emerged as the most hotly anticipated moment in modern US political history. Suspense had been building for weeks, given the huge political stakes of an increasingly competitive election no one knew how the showdown at Hofstra University in New York would unfold.
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