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Trump says he and Mexican leader discussed wall, not payment
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Standing alongside the president of Mexico, a measured Donald Trump on Wednesday firmly defended the right of the United States to build a massive border wall along its southern flank but declined to repeat his frequent promise to force Mexico to pay for it....
Slain IS figure was powerful leader with multiple roles
BEIRUT (AP) -- With the killing of Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, the Islamic State group lost one of its most powerful figures, a militant with multiple roles: A propaganda chief, overseer of spectacular attacks in Europe and a trusted lieutenant of the group's top leader....
Uneasy truce holds between Syrian Kurds, Turkey
ISTANBUL (AP) -- An uneasy truce between Turkish troops and Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria held on Wednesday, despite Ankara's vow that it would never negotiate with what it calls a "terror organization."...
Police: Woman kidnapped by husband found dead, he's wounded
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man accused of kidnapping his wife while he was under home confinement on charges he beat and abducted her two months ago may not survive a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a prosecutor said Wednesday....
Penn State prof possibly alive for days after quarry plunge
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A Penn State professor who police say was pushed off an 80-foot rock quarry ledge died slowly and possibly was alive and immobile for up to two days, an investigator testified Wednesday....
Judge telling school district to revoke tax hike stirs fears
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Education officials fear a judge's decision ordering a suburban Philadelphia school district to revoke its tax hike could lead to lawsuits around Pennsylvania challenging other school districts' tax increases....
Elderly woman accused in poisoning case granted bail
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- An elderly Pennsylvania woman convicted of poisoning her son's girlfriend with antifreeze, leaving her near death, has been granted bail following a judge's decision to throw out the convictions....
School district appeals ruling on refugee students
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania school district says it is appealing a court ruling allowing refugee students to attend the local high school rather than an alternative school....
Cue the cuteness: Baby gorilla debuts at Philadelphia Zoo
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A baby gorilla has made its debut at the Philadelphia Zoo....
Girl, 12, hit in leg by stray bullet in triple shooting
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a 12-year-old girl was shot and wounded by a stray bullet in a north Philadelphia shooting that left two other men injured....
Police: Boy, 13, charged in shooting that hurt him, girl
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 13-year-old boy who police say accidentally shot himself and a 12-year-old girl inside a Philadelphia home is facing charges....
Fair suspends pig, rooster chases due to safety concerns
EPHRATA, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania agricultural fair has suspended its annual pig and rooster chases due to safety concerns after an animal rights' protester jumped a fence last year and entered a pig chase area....
US, Canadian buildings to be illuminate for cancer event
NEW YORK (AP) -- More than 90 historic buildings and landmarks across the United States and Canada are being illuminated in colors representing a big cancer fundraiser....
The European Union (EU) ruled this week that Ireland must recover 14.6 billion in unpaid taxes from Apple granted by their government for more than 20 years in exchange for creating jobs in the country. Known as Corporate Inversion it has been hot topic during the presidential race. However the U.S. treasury warned the EU not to act as "a supra-national taxing authority" forcing American Companies to pay retroactively allowing them to claim deductions on their U.S. taxes.
Was Collin Kaepernick wrong to use the national anthem as a platform for public demonstration in support of the African American Community?