US military acknowledges strike in Mosul; more than 100 allegedly killed

US military acknowledges strike in Mosul; more than 100 allegedly killed

The U.S. military on Saturday acknowledged for the first time that it launched an airstrike against the Islamic State last week in the densely packed ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Casey says he will vote ‘no’ on Gorsuch nomination

Casey says he will vote ‘no’ on Gorsuch nomination

WILKES-BARRE — U.S. Sen. Bob Casey Thursday said he will vote “no” on the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court of ...

March 23rd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


AP Fact Check: Shooting out a Washington week of bluster

AP Fact Check: Shooting out a Washington week of bluster

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s first spending plan for the government and a report by the Congressional Budget Office on Republican...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 19th, 2017. |  


House Republicans release bill aimed at replacing Obama health care law

House Republicans release bill aimed at replacing Obama health care law

WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Monday released their long-awaited plan for unraveling former President Barack Obama’s health care law, ...

March 6th, 2017 updated: March 7th, 2017. |  


White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports

White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports

WASHINGTON — The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he aske...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Trump administration lifts transgender bathroom guidance

Trump administration lifts transgender bathroom guidance

WASHINGTON (AP) — Transgender students on Wednesday lost federal protections that allowed them to use school bathrooms and locker rooms matching...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Father, son killed in head-on collision with each other

Father, son killed in head-on collision with each other

WINFIELD, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a father and son have been killed in a head-on collision with each other in Fayette County, Alabama.Alabam...

February 19th, 2017 |  


McCorvey, who was at center of Roe v. Wade, dead at 69

McCorvey, who was at center of Roe v. Wade, dead at 69

DALLAS (AP) — Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym “Jane Roe” led to the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark de...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Puzder withdraws nomination to be Trump’s labor secretary

Puzder withdraws nomination to be Trump’s labor secretary

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee for labor secretary abruptly withdrew his nomination Wednesday after Senate Republicans...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Wegmans is the latest company to face Trump-related boycotts

Wegmans is the latest company to face Trump-related boycotts

A number of big-name brands, from Uber to Under Armour, Nordstrom to Neiman Marcus, have been the subject of politically charged boycotts in recent we...

February 14th, 2017 |