Suddenly unsure on immigration, Trump trying to clear it up
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) -- It's been the driving issue of Donald Trump's campaign. Build a wall along the southern border. Make Mexico pay for it. And expel everyone living in the U.S. illegally with the help of a "deportation force."...
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Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) -- On what could prove to be her last day as Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff mounted a forceful defense of her time leading Latin America's most populous nation, warning senators that ousting her would hurt a young democracy while defiantly promising to go down fighting in what many see as a losing battle....
North Korea denounces UN condemnation, warns US of action
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- North Korea has denounced a U.N. Security Council statement condemning its four latest ballistic missile launches, calling it "a hostile act" perpetrated by the United States and warning that it could precipitate America's "self-destruction."...
Mexico's top police chief out after execution allegations
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Mexico's president dismissed the chief of the federal police force Monday, less than two weeks after the country's human rights commission released a scathing report alleging federal police "executed arbitrarily" at least 22 suspected drug cartel members during a raid on a ranch....
Ex-aide poised to replace convicted Pennsylvania prosecutor
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state's convicted ex-attorney general with her former top deputy....
Police: Boy accidentally shoots self, girl in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a 13-year-old boy accidentally shot himself and a 12-year-old girl inside a Philadelphia home....
Fire engulfs century-old Presbyterian church; no injuries
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A massive fire engulfed a century-old Gothic church that hosted many programs for young children and gay worshipers, but no injuries were reported....
Pennsylvania can do more to end marijuana arrests, Wolf says
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania needs to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana possession, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf said Monday, yet he remains guarded about the kind of recreational legalization that is in place in several western states....
Mayor: City to take ownership of gate, sensor system
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The city will take over inspections and maintenance of a gate and sensor system that failed to keep people off an oft-flooded road during flash flooding, five years after four people were killed in flash floods there, Mayor Bill Peduto announced Monday....
Hearing for brother accused of impersonating twin is delayed
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A preliminary hearing for the brother of Pennsylvania twins whom welfare caseworkers haven't been able to locate for 10 years has been postponed....
Refugee students win order to let them attend high school
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- Refugee students who accused a central Pennsylvania school district of diverting them into an alternative school have won a court ruling allowing them to attend the regular high school....
2 sentenced to long prison terms in 2013 drive-by slaying
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Two men have been sentenced to long prison terms in a fatal drive-by shooting almost three years ago in central Pennsylvania that police said was part of a dispute between rival city gangs....
University of Wisconsin-Madison is top party school in US
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- University of Wisconsin-Madison leaders are chafing under a state-imposed tuition freeze and the football team didn't crack the Top 25 preseason rankings. But no school in the country throws a better party, according to the Princeton Review's 2017 edition of "The Best 381 Colleges."...
Foreclosed Pittsburgh Mills mall value drops to $11M
TARENTUM, Pa. (AP) -- A Pittsburgh-area mall that was worth about $190 million a decade ago is now valued at $11 million, a real estate market research firm said....
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand for the playing of the national anthem in protest of what he deems are wrongdoings against African Americans saying “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color". Kaepernick said that he is aware that this will not sit well with a lot of people, including the 49ers."
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