Grand jury documents rife with inconsistencies
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Some witnesses said Michael Brown had been shot in the back. Another said he was lying face-down when Officer Darren Wilson finished him off. Still others acknowledged changing their stories to fit published details about the autopsy, or admitted that they didn't see the shooting at all....
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Israeli leader seeks to revoke rights of inciters
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's prime minister says he will work to revoke residency rights and social benefits of people who commit politically motivated violence and those who support them....
Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site
HONG KONG (AP) -- Police arrested key student leaders as they cleared the most volatile of Hong Kong's three pro-democracy protest camps on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the 2-month-old movement in the former British colony....
Freighter with 700 migrants being towed to Crete
IERAPETRA, Greece (AP) -- Local authorities and Red Cross volunteers on Crete were racing Wednesday to prepare shelter and food for hundreds of immigrants on a crippled freighter being slowly towed to safety by a Greek navy frigate, a rescue effort hampered by gale-force winds and high waves....
Cosby testimony describes accuser's spiked story
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Bill Cosby testified under oath in 2005 that he gave the National Enquirer an exclusive interview about looming sexual-assault accusations by a Canadian woman against him in exchange for the tabloid spiking a second accuser's story....
Missing mother found dead, stepfather charged
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police in eastern Pennsylvania have charged a man with fatally shooting his missing 33-year-old stepdaughter and burying her in his yard....
Pa. man charged in western Md. hit-and-run fatal
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) -- Hagerstown police say they've charged a Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, man in a hit-and-run fatality....
Areas of Pa. get more than a half-foot of snowfall
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- The National Weather Service in central Pennsylvania is fielding snowfall reports from a few inches to more than a half-foot from the storm moving through the state....
Snow makes Thanksgiving travel `a little hairy'
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving getaway, grounding hundreds of flights and turning highways hazardous along the congested Washington-to-Boston corridor....
2 people shot at Pennsylvania mall barbershop
READING, Pa. (AP) -- Two people have been shot at an eastern Pennsylvania strip mall barbershop where another shooting happened just hours earlier....
New Jersey authorities foil murder-for-hire plot
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey authorities say state police foiled a Pennsylvania woman's plot to have her daughter's ex-boyfriend and two other people killed....
Snow delays Pa., NJ rivals' Thanksgiving game
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. (AP) -- A snowstorm is disrupting one of high school football's great Thanksgiving traditions....
Pa. lowers speed limit to 45 mph on NE interstates
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A daylong snowstorm is prompting officials to lower the speed limit to 45 mph on portions of interstate highways in northeastern Pennsylvania....
Banker who lived to 109 credited unlisted number
JERMYN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania banker and philanthropist who said the key to his longevity was having an unlisted phone number has died at age 109....
A St Louis County grand jury has decided not to bring criminal charges against Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, whose fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen in August touched off weeks of sometimes violent protests. The officer claims Michael Brown struggled with Wilson inside his police car then reached for the officer's weapon. Some witnesses say Wilson killed Brown as he raised his hands in surrender.
Is President Obama's immigration plan based on prosecutorial discretion or Presidential overreach?