Secret Service agent shoots armed man outside White House

Secret Service agent shoots armed man outside White House

WASHINGTON — A U.S. Secret Service officer shot a man with a gun who approached a checkpoint outside the White House on Friday afternoon and ref...

May 20th, 2016 updated: May 20th, 2016. |  


Veteran ‘60 Minutes’ newsman Morley Safer dies at 84

Veteran ‘60 Minutes’ newsman Morley Safer dies at 84

NEW YORK — Morley Safer, the veteran “60 Minutes” correspondent who was equally at home reporting on social injustices, the Orient E...

May 19th, 2016 |  


Trump all but clinches Republican presidential nomination as Cruz drops out of race

Trump all but clinches Republican presidential nomination as Cruz drops out of race

INDIANAPOLIS — In a stunning triumph for a political outsider, Donald Trump all but clinched the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday with...

May 3rd, 2016 updated: May 4th, 2016. |  


Campaign trail traffic heavy ahead of Pa. primary

Campaign trail traffic heavy ahead of Pa. primary

HARRISBURG — Presidential candidates campaigned Monday from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia in a last-ditch bid for votes in Pennsylvania’s fir...

April 26th, 2016 |  


Trump wows supporters during rally at Mohegan Sun Arena

Trump wows supporters during rally at Mohegan Sun Arena

WILKES-BARRE — Amidst chants of “USA” and “build a wall,” Republican party front runner Donald Trump gave a speech that ...

April 25th, 2016 updated: April 26th, 2016. |  


Official: Airman shot his commander at U.S. Air Force base

SAN ANTONIO — A senior U.S. official says an airman shot his commander in an apparent murder-suicide at a U.S. Air Force base in San Antonio.The...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Key Paris attacks suspect seized in Belgium, officials say

Key Paris attacks suspect seized in Belgium, officials say

BRUSSELS — A fugitive suspect in the Nov. 13 Paris attacks was arrested in Belgium on Friday, French police officials said, after a raid Belgian...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Former president urges voters to elect ‘the best change-maker’

Former president urges voters to elect ‘the best change-maker’

SCRANTON — Lynn Cawley Harding was walking out of the Scranton High School gymnasium Thursday evening beaming after listening to former Presiden...

April 7th, 2016 |  


West Side CTC director Thomas Viviano resigns, gives no reason

PRINGLE — West Side Career and Technology Center Administrative Director Thomas Viviano has submitted a letter of resignation effective in June,...

April 7th, 2016 |  


Update: Man shot by police after drawing weapon at US Capitol

Update: Man shot by police after drawing weapon at US Capitol

WASHINGTON — Police shot a man on Monday after he pulled a weapon at a U.S. Capitol checkpoint as spring tourists thronged Washington, authoriti...

March 28th, 2016 updated: March 28th, 2016. |