Poll: Americans dislike GOP's, Trump's plan on health care
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Note to President Donald Trump and House Republicans: People really don't like your approach to overhauling America's health care. If you're hoping to revive the effort, you may want to try something different....
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It's not EU, it's me: UK files for EU divorce after 44 years
LONDON (AP) -- Britain filed for divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, with fond words and promises of friendship that could not disguise the historic nature of the schism - or the years of argument and hard-nosed bargaining ahead as the U.K. leaves the embrace of the bloc for an uncertain future as "global Britain."...
The Latest: May says EU's bill for Brexit hasn't come due
LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on Brexit (all times local):...
Feuds and fault-lines loom in UK-EU showdown over Brexit
LONDON (AP) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May says Brexit is an opportunity to build an "independent, self-governing, global Britain." European Parliament chief negotiator Guy Verhofstadt says it's "a tragedy, a disaster, a catastrophe."...
Senate OKs money for Pennsylvania unemployment comp centers
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Legislation heading to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives would free up $15 million to improve service in the state's unemployment compensation centers....
Boy pleads guilty to killing brother after dispute over girl
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A 16-year-old Pennsylvania boy has pleaded guilty to shooting his 18-year-old brother to death with a shotgun in a dispute that authorities said was over a girl....
1 of 2 men seeks to withdraw plea in botched robbery slaying
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- One of two western Pennsylvania men who pleaded guilty in a shooting death during a botched robbery more than four years ago is seeking to withdraw his plea and go to trial....
Attorney: Client defended himself in shooting of student, 16
PENN HILLS, Pa. (AP) -- A defense attorney says a man questioned by police in the shooting death of a teenager outside a suburban Pittsburgh middle school was acting in self-defense....
Historical marker for tennis great Tilden rejected again
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Pennsylvania panel once again rejected a historical marker for Philadelphia tennis great Bill Tilden....
Doctor gets prison for filming women in bathrooms
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania doctor is being sent to prison for secretly filming women with cameras hidden in bathrooms at his office and home....
Pennsylvania seeks photos of Vietnam War victims
ANNVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's Military and Veterans Department is seeking 105 service members who were killed in the Vietnam War....
The Latest: ACLU: Immigrant education pact will be 'strong'
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on a Pennsylvania school district's settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union on educating older immigrant students (all times local):...
Nursing home evacuated because of broken sprinkler
QUAKERTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities evacuated 110 residents from a Bucks County nursing home because of a malfunctioning sprinkler system....
Agency settles case over ex-player's videogame company deal
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- The state's economic development agency said on Wednesday it has settled a lawsuit brought against it by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission over the state's failed $75 million deal with former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's videogame company....
The Pennsylvania Tourism Office reported to a state House Committee that efforts to market itself as a destination for tourists is falling behind neighboring states due to six years of funding cuts now a $10 million budget being outspent by New York 5-1 and Virginia 3-1. Reporting studies showing Pennsylvania losing 37 million visitors-spending $7.7 billion and over $400 million lost in state tax revenue due to underfunding tourism efforts. The report concluded that an investment in tourism generates more income for the Commonwealth.
If Democrats decide to filibuster Judge Gorsuch nomination should Republicans deploy the nuclear option allowing his confirmation with a simple majority?