Obama, Modi declare era of 'new trust' in US-India relations
NEW DELHI (AP) -- President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday declared an era of "new trust" in the often fraught relationship between their nations as the U.S. leader opened a three-day visit to New Delhi....
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Obama: Counterterrorism operations in Yemen not affected
NEW DELHI (AP) -- President Barack Obama defended his counterterrorism strategy in tumultuous Yemen Sunday, as influential lawmakers from both parties suggested the U.S. may need to turn to special operations forces to root out terrorists from the Middle Eastern nation and elsewhere in the region....
Exit poll: Greece's anti-bailout Syriza party wins election
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The anti-bailout Syriza party won a decisive victory in Greece's national elections on Sunday, according to projections by state-run TV's exit poll, in a historic first for a radical left-wing party in Greece....
Ukraine: Phone calls prove rebels attacked city, killed 30
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Ukraine's president said Sunday that intercepted radio and telephone conversations prove that Russia-backed separatists were responsible for firing the rockets that pounded the southeastern city of Mariupol and killed at least 30 people....
Kane investigation keeps mystifying state's legal community
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The unusual, court-ordered probe into whether the state attorney general's office illegally shared secret investigative material with a newspaper keeps mystifying Pennsylvania's legal community....
Northeast braces for massive snowstorm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A winter that has largely spared the Northeast thus far is about to arrive with gusto....
Snow, and heavier snow, forecast for Pennsylvania
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Residents in eastern Pennsylvania are being warned to prepare for snow - followed by heavier snow, and with cold temperatures after that....
Homestead fire deliberately set, investigators say
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Authorities in western Pennsylvania say they have confirmed that a fire that ravaged buildings in the main business district of the poor Pittsburgh suburb of Homestead was deliberately set....
Trial ordered for ex-principal in test cheating probe
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A former Philadelphia elementary school principal has been ordered to stand trial on allegations of cheating on standardized tests....
Last Iowa caucus victor says GOP must retool message
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The winner of Iowa's 2012 Republican presidential caucuses says his party needs to do a better job convincing working Americans that the GOP is on their side....
Randolph's double-double leads Grizzlies past Sixers 101-83
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- The experience of the Memphis Grizzlies was just too much for the young Philadelphia 76ers....
Man gets 15 1/2 to 31 years in social club shooting
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been sentenced to 15 1/2 to 31 years in a shootout at an eastern Pennsylvania social club that killed a woman and injured other people two years ago....
Escape attempt charge filed in murder case
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- A man awaiting trial in the shooting death of a western Pennsylvania gun shop owner is now accused of having tried to escape from the county jail....
Teen flashed fake ID at bar claiming to be a cop, police say
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a teenager hanging out at a suburban New York bar used an unusual form of fake identification - a phony police ID....
The Academy Awards nominees were announced last week, and for only the second time since 1998 no black actors or actresses were nominated. All 20 Oscar nominations went to white actors and actresses. Reverend Al Sharpton, an outspoken civil rights activist said “the lack of diversity in today’s Oscar nominations is appalling and is calling an emergency meeting of his diversity taskforce to discuss taking action against the Academy.
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