Trump, Sanders look to emerge from New Hampshire with wins
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders hope to emerge from New Hampshire's primary Tuesday with their first wins of the 2016 presidential election, victories that would boost their standing in a highly competitive race....
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IS car bomb in Syrian capital kills 10
BEIRUT (AP) -- A suicide car bomber dispatched by the Islamic State group struck near a police officers' club in the Syrian capital on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people and destroying a number of cars....
UN urges Turkey to open border; warns Aleppo could lack aid
KILIS, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey must open its doors to the thousands of Syrians who have massed at the border after fleeing violence, the U.N. demanded Tuesday, warning that hundreds of thousands of others in Syria's largest city could be soon cut off from humanitarian aid amid blistering Syrian and Russian airstrikes....
Israeli military says top mission is countering Gaza tunnels
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's top general said Tuesday that the military's number one mission for the coming year is to counter the renewed threat posed by militant attack tunnels from Gaza....
Lonely Planet names Philadelphia top US destination for 2016
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Lonely Planet gave some love to The City of Brotherly Love on Tuesday, ranking Philadelphia the No. 1 place to visit in the United States in 2016....
The Latest: Areas of Cape Cod hit hardest by latest storm
BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on the cleanup of the storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and was forecast to dump more snow on the Mid-Atlantic states (all times local):...
New England cleans up; snow falls on the Mid-Atlantic
BOSTON (AP) -- A wind-driven winter storm that brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod fell short of forecast snowfall totals and spared the Northeast the widespread power outages that had been predicted....
Lancaster police office accidentally shoots himself
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A Lancaster police officer accidentally shot himself at the police shooting range....
Service union says it has tentative Washington hospital deal
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A service workers union says it has reached a tentative contract with Washington Hospital in southwestern Pennsylvania....
Historic Pennsylvania bridge damaged by too-heavy truck open
JEFFERSON, Pa. (AP) -- A historic southwestern Pennsylvania bridge damaged by an overweight truck has reopened to traffic....
Slick driving conditions possible in parts of Pennsylvania
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Motorists are urged to use caution around Pennsylvania because snow could create slick driving conditions....
5 negative, 14 others tested for Zika in Pennsylvania
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health says five people have tested negative for the Zika virus and test results for 14 others are pending....
Pennsylvania stuck in historic budget gridlock
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania government will set a modern state record for budget gridlock on Tuesday when Gov. Tom Wolf sends lawmakers a spending proposal for the coming fiscal year with no full plan in place for the current fiscal year that began back in July....
Pennsylvania school locked down over second-grader in scarf
LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania district locked down its four schools after two first-graders thought a second-grader with a scarf over their face was a masked intruder....
President Obama will ask Congress for more than 1.8 billion in emergency funding to combat the Zika virus. The virus is transmitted by mosquitoes, and has been linked to a surge of children born with abnormally small heads and brains in Latin America. The World Health Organization has declared the growing outbreak a global medical emergency. The continental U.S. has yet to see any cases of transmission by mosquitoes, but Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories that are typically warmer are on alert for a possible outbreak.
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