A confident Trump seeks knockout of Cruz in Indian
LA PORTE, Ind. (AP) -- Back in the part of the country where he last lost to Ted Cruz, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is confidently pushing for a win Tuesday in Indiana that he argues ought to knock the Texas senator out of the race....
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Killing of 5 Egyptians deepens mystery over Italian's death
CAIRO (AP) -- It was a brutal killing that became an international incident: An Italian graduate student disappeared from the streets of the Egyptian capital in January, his body discovered days later dumped by a roadside, tortured to death....
North Carolina pair survive 5 days in New Zealand wilderness
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) -- An American exchange student and her mother were rescued over the weekend in the New Zealand wilderness, where they were lost for five days after setting off on a day hike. A helicopter pilot spotted the large "help" signs they had made from fern fronds....
Physicists abuzz about possible new particle as CERN revs up
GENEVA (AP) -- Was it a blip, or a breakthrough?...
Feds approve plan to build gas pipeline for power plant
SHAMOKIN DAM, Pa. (AP) -- Federal officials have signed off on a plan to build a 34-mile pipeline through five central Pennsylvania counties that will carry natural gas to a power plant being built along the Susquehanna River....
Child killed, 8 hurt when car crosses into oncoming traffic
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a child was killed and eight people were injured when a car crossed into oncoming traffic in Philadelphia and collided with another car....
Man convicted in slaying a savage, must be caged, judge says
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- A judge who sentenced a Pennsylvania man convicted of first-degree murder to serve a life term called the man a savage and says society can do nothing for him except put him in a cage....
TV attack ads start fast in Pennsylvania Senate race
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Democrat Katie McGinty had barely finished her victory speech celebrating a 10-point Pennsylvania primary win for the nomination to challenge Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey before TV attack ads began flying in a general election contest that could tilt political control of the U.S. Senate....
Sandusky due in court for molestation case appeal hearing
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is expected in a courtroom near his State College home as he continues to pursue appeals of his 45-count conviction for child sexual abuse....
Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephants
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The curtain fell a final time for elephants performing at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as the circus ended a practice that enthralled audiences for two centuries but became caught between animal rights activists' concerns and Americans' shifting views....
Man to go on trial in slaying of sisters of Iowa lawmaker
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Trial is scheduled to open Monday in the western Pennsylvania robbery and murder of two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker two years ago....
2 killed in ATV crash in northeastern Pennsylvania
BENTON, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say an all-terrain vehicle went down an embankment and flipped over in northeastern Pennsylvania, killing two men....
Pipelines drained; feds investigating cause of explosion
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Natural gas pipelines were being drained Saturday as authorities try to determine the cause of an explosion in western Pennsylvania that destroyed one home, damaged at least three others and burned a fleeing homeowner....
Closing arguments slated in trial in college dorm death
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- Closing arguments are expected Monday in the trial of a man accused of beating and strangling his college freshman girlfriend in her central Pennsylvania dormitory...
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After a contentious meeting last Thursday Blackhawk School District unanimously voted to table a series of staff and supplemental contract layoffs. Hundreds of Blackhawk students, parents and staff packed the high school auditorium urging the board not to curtail programs and cut teachers but instead to hold off planned construction projects including the building a new sports complex.
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