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 only 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....
Giving up Flight 370 search would be bitter pill for many
SYDNEY (AP) -- She wakes up every morning and reaches for the smartphone on her nightstand, searching for the same jumble of letters and numbers that have consumed her life for a year: MH370. She scrolls through the news results, hoping for something - anything - that could explain what happened to her husband and the other 238 people on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 370....
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....
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....
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....
Delaware man gets prison in Craigslist tryst with 'teen'
MEDIA, Pa. (AP) -- A Delaware man will spend three to six years in prison after pleading guilty to driving to Pennsylvania for a sexual tryst with what he believed was a 15-year-old boy he had met on Craigslist....
Reading stops snow shoveling tickets, can't clear its own
READING, Pa. (AP) -- One eastern Pennsylvania city has stopped ticketing residents who don't shovel snow and ice from their sidewalks after acknowledging its own crews haven't been able to properly clear snow from city properties either....
Cops: Woman scammed out of $26K with phony lottery 'win'
CARBONDALE, Pa. (AP) -- Police say northeastern Pennsylvania woman has conned an elderly friend out of $26,000 by claiming to have won the New York lottery....
Philly issues weather emergency; PennDOT lowers speed limits
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia and its Catholic Archdiocese have closed schools due to a winter storm expected to drop several inches of snow, and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation was lowering speed limits on several major highways to 45 mph....
Philly police say SUV hits car, crashes through bank's front
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police have been looking for at least three people who ran away from a sport-utility vehicle after it drove through the front entrance of a bank....
Sestak kicking off 2016 Senate campaign with walk across Pa.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Former Pennsylvania congressman Joe Sestak began a 422-mile walk across the state Wednesday to kick off his campaign to capture the U.S. Senate seat occupied by Republican Pat Toomey....
Student arrested while photographing cop takes suit to trial
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A college student arrested as he photographed a Philadelphia police encounter with a homeless woman said Wednesday he tried to be "a fly on the wall" until he was put in handcuffs....
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.
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