Kasich dropping out, AP sources say; Trump on clear GOP path
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- His rivals out of the way, Donald Trump has become the Republican Party's presumptive presidential nominee....
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EU moves on visa offer to win Turkey's help with migrants
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The European Union pressed ahead Wednesday with efforts to persuade Turkey to stop asylum seekers from reaching Europe and take back thousands more by offering Turkish citizens the prospect of visa-free travel within the bloc....
Coalition vows to build up further against Islamic State
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) -- An international coalition leading the military campaign against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq agreed Wednesday to accelerate their contributions but did not publicly specify what those would be. The group also called on Iraqi leaders to reconcile political differences....
Egypt's journalists vow to go on strike if minister stays
CAIRO (AP) -- Hundreds of Egyptian journalists rallied in Cairo on Wednesday in an escalating standoff with police, saying the media would go on strike next week if demands including the dismissal of the interior minister are not met....
Coroner IDs 2 teens killed in high-speed Pennsylvania crash
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A coroner has identified two 17-year-olds who were killed in a high-speed car crash in Pennsylvania....
Philadelphia police officer wounds armed man
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia police officer wounded a man who police say opened fire after he refused to drop his gun....
Philadelphia police shoot, kill driver during traffic stop
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police in Philadelphia shot and killed the driver of a minivan who they say drove toward them when they attempted to stop the vehicle....
Sept. 11 families seek answers in secret pages from inquiry
NEW YORK (AP) -- Fifteen years after the attacks that killed her husband, Lorie Van Auken thinks she still hasn't been told the whole truth about 9/11....
DA: Pennsylvania man shot uncle at least 20 times with rifle
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- A prosecutor says a western Pennsylvania man unloaded a 30-bullet magazine when he shot his uncle with an AR-15 rifle, killing the man with at least 20 shots....
Same term imposed on woman in care-dependent brother's death
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A woman convicted of neglecting her 32-year-old care-dependent brother, who had Down syndrome, has been resentenced to the same six- to 15-year sentence overturned by an appeals court....
Facebook friend stole $78K from elderly Pennsylvania woman
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania State Police say an elderly woman's Facebook friend stole her $78,000 life savings by convincing her that they needed the money to import BMWs into the United States....
Nurses, anesthetists authorize strike at Indiana Regional
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- A union representing registered nurses and anesthetists has voted in favor of striking at the Indiana Regional Medical Center in western Pennsylvania....
Ex-band director pleads to corrupting student now fiancee
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- The former band director at a central Pennsylvania high school has pleaded no contest to corrupting a minor - a then-17-year-old girl he's accused of having sex with and now plans to marry....
Eastern Pennsylvania district says student hacked files
NAZARETH, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania school district has revealed that a student downloaded student and teacher information from a computer server from 2011 to 2014....
At the White House Correspondents' Dinner last weekend black comedian Larry Wilmore's in his monologue used the "N" word in referring to President Barack Obama. The president for his part also used the word in an interview last year speaking frankly about the persistence of racism in the United States saying "It's not just a matter of it not being polite to say the "N" word in public. That's not the measure of whether racism still exists or not".
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