Ted Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in Tuesday's Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump's stunning march toward the GOP nomination....
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Details of N. Korea party congress secret, but goals clear
TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea, the world's last great master of Cold War-era spectacle, is likely to deliver a big one when its ruling party holds its first congress in 36 years later this week....
German Jews divided over fears of 1 million Muslim newcomers
BERLIN (AP) -- When the leader of Germany's Jews spoke out against the flow of Muslim migrants to Europe, a rabbinical student denounced his views as racist - and ignited a debate over whether Jews are right to fear unprecedented levels of immigration from Muslim lands traditionally hostile to Israel....
Who created bitcoin? The long search may not be over
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? For many in the tech world, the identity of bitcoin's elusive creator has been a long-running parlor game. And the speculation might not be over....
High school teacher charged with institutional sex assault
FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia high school English teacher faces sexual assault charges for allegedly having a month-long sexual relationship with an 18-year-old student....
7 Philadelphia child welfare workers fired for false reports
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pennsylvania officials say several Philadelphia child welfare workers have been fired in connection with false reports about home visits....
Investigators looking into oil sheen on Philadelphia river
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say they still don't know why there's an oil sheen on the Schuylkill (SKOO'-kul) River in Philadelphia....
New Jersey man convicted in 1989 Philadelphia murders
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A New Jersey man was convicted Monday and sentenced to life in prison in the deaths of two Philadelphia women more than a quarter-century ago....
Man convicted in girlfriend's college dorm beating death
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A man who told authorities he got into a fight with his college freshman girlfriend over spilled noodles was convicted Monday of beating and strangling her last year in Pennsylvania....
Jerry Sandusky presses appeal, wants to question witnesses
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Jerry Sandusky's effort to get his child molestation convictions thrown out ran into tough questioning Monday from a judge who voiced doubt about defense lawyers are entitled to question witnesses - including some of the former Penn State assistant football coach's victims....
Trial opens in sisters' slaying; defense calls cops 'sloppy'
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- DNA and video surveillance evidence strongly suggest a Pittsburgh man killed his neighbors, who were both sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker, a prosecutor said Monday as the double-murder trial began....
Pennsylvania to add 70 mph speed limit to nearly 800 miles
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Motorists will get to go faster, up to 70 mph, on nearly 1,000 miles of Pennsylvania highway once transportation crews complete work they began this week posting signs with the new speed limit....
Child, man, killed, 7 others hurt in collision on road
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a man has died from injuries in a Philadelphia crash that earlier killed a child and sent seven other people - three of them children - to hospitals....
Jury selection begins in Rep. Chaka Fattah's corruption case
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jury selection has begun in the federal corruption trial of Democratic U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah....
In a recent interview, Warren Buffett considered one of the most successful investors in the world and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway said that he thought that it is very likely either Clinton or Trump will be the next president. Buffet went on to say that he didn’t think any one president could totally derail the U.S. economy as it continues to head in the right direction and that won’t change.
Do you think the first priority of school administrators should be to maintain academics rather than capital improvements and athletic facility upgrades?