Trump: Not 'that far off' from passing health overhaul
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Making a final push, President Donald Trump said he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare." Expressing frustration, he complained about "the level of hostility" in government and wondered why both parties can't work together on the Senate bill as GOP critics expressed doubt over a successful vote this week....
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UK: All samples from high-rise towers fail fire safety tests
LONDON (AP) -- The list of high-rise apartment towers in Britain that have failed fire safety tests grew to 60, officials said Sunday, revealing the mounting challenge the government faces in the aftermath of London's Grenfell Tower fire tragedy....
Center-right set to win top race in Italian mayoral runoffs
ROME (AP) -- Exit polls early Monday indicated that center-right forces, including an anti-immigrant party, were headed to victory in several key mayoral runoffs, two weeks after a first round of voting saw most populist candidates eliminated in all big cities up for grabs....
Italy giving 5.2B euros in resources to keep 2 banks open
ROME (AP) -- The Italian government on Sunday made 5.2 billion euros ($5.8 billion) of resources immediately available to keep operative two banks that the European Central Bank has deemed "failing or about to fail," sending them into insolvency procedures....
AP analysis: Pennsylvania gerrymander gave GOP a big boost
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A map of congressional districts drawn by Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled Legislature helped the GOP win nearly three more of the state's U.S. House seats than the party otherwise would have won in last year's election, an Associated Press analysis found....
2 dead in apparent murder-suicide after barricade identified
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities released the names of a couple found dead in an apparent murder-suicide Saturday after barricading themselves in a home following a chase during which a police officer was fired upon, officials said....
Man convicted of involuntary manslaughter in sword slaying
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been convicted of a lesser charge of involuntary manslaughter and cleared of robbery and conspiracy in the sword slaying of a man that Pennsylvania authorities alleged occurred during a dispute over drug money....
Police: Arrest made after trooper injured by fleeing vehicle
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- State police say a suspect considered armed and dangerous was captured 24 hours after a Pennsylvania trooper was injured by a vehicle during a traffic stop....
Police: Woman riding in car killed by stray bullet
FELTON, Pa. (AP) -- State police have opened an involuntary manslaughter investigation after a woman riding in a car on a rural Pennsylvania road was killed by a stray bullet....
Meal program bridges cultural divisions, 1 plate at a time
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- On the menu, the flavor profiles seemed incongruous: Chinese dumplings, Italian-style roast pork and a Mexican chicken dish featuring an edible weed....
Casey: GOP health bill would mean 'destructive' cuts
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's Democratic Sen. Bob Casey told a town hall crowd that the Republican health care proposal in the U.S. Senate would mean "destructive" cuts to Medicaid and "obscene" tax cuts for the rich....
Teenager slain in Pittsburgh, 4 arrested after standoff
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police say a teenager was found shot to death in Pittsburgh and four people were taken into custody nearby, two after a standoff that lasted for hours....
Woman found slain in park behind Philadelphia high school
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a woman was found stabbed to death in a park behind a Philadelphia high school....
Scores rescued after being stranded in river tubing event
MARIETTA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say scores of people were rescued after becoming stranded at a tubing event on the Susquehanna River in Pennsylvania....
O.J. Simpson, the Hall-of-Fame football player famously acquitted in his wife's murder before heading to prison for a Las Vegas hotel robbery in 2007, is scheduled for a parole hearing on July 20th. Found guilty of 12 charges including armed robbery, assault with a deadly weapon and kidnapping he was given a sentence of 9 to 33 years. However reports of his good behavior in prison along with being 69 years old make Simpson's parole a good possibility. Should O.J. Simpson be granted parole?
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