A bit of geniality, along with hostility for Trump, Clinton
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's not always elbows and insults between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton....
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IS attacks Iraq city of Kirkuk, power plant amid Mosul fight
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) -- Islamic State militants armed with assault rifles and explosives attacked targets in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk early Friday, in an assault that appeared aimed at diverting Iraqi security forces from a massive offensive against the IS-held city of Mosul....
Evacuations from Aleppo fail to materialize despite lull
BEIRUT (AP) -- A cease-fire to allow wounded civilians and rebels to leave besieged parts of Aleppo has been extended into the weekend by Russia, but hoped-for medical evacuations didn't materialize by Friday evening because of a lack of security guarantees, officials and residents said....
The Latest: Iraqis raise flag over church in town near Mosul
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- The Latest on the developments in Iraq where Iraqi forces and their allies launched a major offensive this week to retake Mosul, the country's second-largest city from the Islamic State group (all times local):...
Ex-coach calls his ban from Penn State facilities 'wrong'
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The former Penn State assistant football coach suing Penn State told jurors Friday he was angered when told he could not return to team facilities after being put on leave the week Jerry Sandusky was charged with child molestation....
Flooding damages homes as storms sweep Pennsylvania; 1 dead
A series of storms hopscotched across western and central Pennsylvania overnight, turning roads into rivers, closing schools and damaging homes in communities as far as 150 miles apart. One death has been reported....
Abortion gets heavy attention in Pennsylvania Senate race
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The battle to persuade swing voters in Pennsylvania's close U.S. Senate race includes a heavy emphasis on abortion rights....
94-year-old Pennsylvania fire chief won't run for 22nd term
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A fire chief in a western Pennsylvania city is announcing his retirement just ahead of his 95th birthday after serving more than six decades in the job....
Trump, Clinton hitting the campaign trail in Pennsylvania
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is heading to Pennsylvania for campaign stops on both ends of the state....
Former corrections officer convicted in K-9 partner's death
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A former central Pennsylvania corrections officer has been convicted of animal cruelty charges in connection with the death of his K-9 partner last summer....
Ex-newscaster settles suit against station, former co-anchor
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A lawsuit filed by an ex-Philadelphia newscaster against the local CBS station and her former co-anchor has been settled....
Professors strike for 3rd day at 14 state universities
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Professors are again manning the picket line at 14 Pennsylvania state universities....
Pennsylvania jobless rate stays at 5.7 percent in September
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 5.7 percent in September....
Raising a vegan baby: Parents say abuse cases give a bad rap
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- There's a right way and a wrong way to raise a baby on vegan food. Those who get it wrong, parents say, give the responsible ones a bad name....
On Monday with a vote of 136-55, House Bill 1885 was passed holding sanctuary cities like Philadelphia liable for damages incurred by criminal activity conducted by unauthorized immigrants. The bill now moves to the Senate for passage and requires the city to comply with federal immigration requests or risk penalties for noncompliance.
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