Barletta decides to remain in Congress, passes on labor secretary post

Barletta decides to remain in Congress, passes on labor secretary post

U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta has decided to remain in Congress and decline the position of labor secretary in the Cabinet of President-elect Donald Trump.Ba...

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan’s presidential recount was halted Wednesday after three days, assuring Republican Donald Trump’s victory in ...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Trump chooses former WWE exec McMahon for small business

Trump chooses former WWE exec McMahon for small business

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is adding former wrestling executive Linda McMahon to his Cabinet as leader of the Small Business...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


‘No way they were going to survive’: Texas sinkhole swallows two cars, killing a sheriff’s deputy

‘No way they were going to survive’: Texas sinkhole swallows two cars, killing a sheriff’s deputy

A deadly sinkhole in an industrial part of San Antonio swallowed two cars Sunday evening, killing one person and nearly trapping another who had to be...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Mistrial declared in black motorist’s shooting by officer

Mistrial declared in black motorist’s shooting by officer

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina judge declared a mistrial Monday after a jury deadlocked in the murder trial of a white former police o...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Dakota pipeline protestors gain victory as Army Corps explores ‘alternate routes’

Dakota pipeline protestors gain victory as Army Corps explores ‘alternate routes’

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in so...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


Green Party’s Stein taking Pennsylvania recount bid to federal court

Green Party’s Stein taking Pennsylvania recount bid to federal court

HARRISBURG — Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein is taking her bid for a statewide recount of Pennsylvania’s Nov. 8 presidential...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Fire destroys warehouse, killing 9; dozens more feared dead

Fire destroys warehouse, killing 9; dozens more feared dead

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fire tore through an Oakland warehouse converted into artist studios during a late night dance party, killing at least ni...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


All-Star Game no longer determines World Series start

All-Star Game no longer determines World Series start

NEW YORK (AP) — The league that wins baseball’s All-Star Game no longer will get home-field advantage in the World Series, which instead w...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Trump says he’s leaving businesses to focus on presidency

Trump says he’s leaving businesses to focus on presidency

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump said Wednesday that he’s leaving his business empire to focus on being the nation’s 4...

November 30th, 2016 |