Obama: World leaders rightfully 'rattled' by Trump
SHIMA, Japan (AP) -- President Barack Obama said Thursday that foreign leaders are "rattled" by Donald Trump and have good reason to feel that way, as he accused the presumptive Republican presidential nominee of ignorance about world affairs....
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Japan urges G-7 to avert another economic crisis
ISE, Japan (AP) -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is urging fellow leaders of the Group of Seven advanced economies to avert another global crisis by acting to rescue the faltering global recovery....
The Latest: Obama says G-7 leaders focus on economic growth
ISE, Japan (AP) -- The latest news on the Group of Seven summit in Japan, where the leaders of the seven advanced economies are meeting for two days (all times local):...
Nuclear-free aspirations of Obama, Abe conflict with reality
TOBA, Japan (AP) -- There is the soaring rhetoric. And then there's the messy reality....
Pennsylvania school sorry for 'infamous' yearbook quotes
LEETSDALE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania school district is apologizing after quotes from Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and an Islamic State terrorist leader were printed in the graduating class section of this year's high school yearbook....
Philadelphia airport breached twice in 2015, once in 2016
Two intruders got past fences or gates outside Philadelphia International Airport last year, and at least one more so far this year....
Man struck and killed on Levittown highway
LEVITTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A man was struck and killed while walking on a highway in Levittown....
Failed judicial candidate guilty of forging voter petitions
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to forging voter signatures on nominating petitions so he could succeed his retiring father as a local district judge....
2 Pennsylvania men set to plead in heroin overdose deaths
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Two western Pennsylvania men are set to plead guilty to supplying fentanyl-laced heroin that resulted in at least two overdose deaths last year....
Bruce Springsteen wears Penn State hat in Spain
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Bruce Springsteen is not showing his New Jersey colors....
Ex=Pennsylvania prep star Herb Pope facing bank robbery case
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A former western Pennsylvania high school basketball star whose legal troubles likely kept him from the NBA will appear before a federal judge in Pittsburgh today on charges he robbed two banks earlier this year....
Jury still mulling death penalty for slaying of sisters
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A jury will keep debating whether a Pittsburgh man deserves the death penalty or life in prison for killing his next-door neighbors, two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker....
Man shot while parking his girlfriend's car in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a man is in critical condition after he was ambushed and shot while parking his girlfriend's car in Philadelphia, all while possessing what appears to be a large amount of crack cocaine....
1 teen killed, 1 critically hurt in plunge from waterfall
JIM THORPE, Pa. (AP) -- Police have identified two teenage hikers who fell from atop a waterfall in northeastern Pennsylvania, killing one and leaving the other in critical condition....
Missouri U.S. Senator Republican Roy Blunt called for Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald's resignation saying "Dismissing wait times when veterans can often wait months for an appointment is negligent and a clear sign that new leadership is needed" Secretary McDonald compared wait times at VA health care sites to hours people wait for rides at Disney amusement parks. GOP lawmakers and veterans' service groups slammed his remarks as insulting and inappropriate.
Do you believe officer Nero's acquittal was justice served?