AP Exclusive: DHS report disputes threat from banned nations
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States....
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AP Analysis: Will China be North Korea's Trump card?
TOKYO (AP) -- China's announcement it has suspended North Korean coal imports may have been its first test of whether the Trump administration is ready to do something about a major, and mutual, security problem: North Korea's nukes. While China is Pyongyang's biggest enabler, it is also the biggest outside agent of regime-challenging change - just not in the way Washington has wanted....
Italy vows to be ready in time to host G-7 in Sicilian town
TAORMINA, Sicily (AP) -- Italy still needs to build two helicopter landing pads and repave miles of road, but a top government official promised Friday that everything will be ready for the May 26-27 G-7 summit being held in a stunning Sicilian town overlooking the sea....
Ukrainian lawmaker visits rebel east, urges prisoner release
MOSCOW (AP) -- A Ukrainian lawmaker visited the rebel-held east on Friday to meet with Ukrainian prisoners there, a trip that irked many in Ukraine....
The Latest: Allred wishes more Cosby accusers could testify
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Latest on the pretrial ruling in the Bill Cosby sex-assault case (all times local):...
Search for murder suspect, 6-year-old daughter ends in crash
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) -- A missing 6-year-old Connecticut girl was found in Pennsylvania on Friday following a high-speed car chase and crash that involved a car driven by her father, who's suspected in her mother's killing, authorities said....
Too few flushes get legislative candidate thrown off ballot
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Democratic candidate's run for the Pennsylvania Legislature is down the drain - partly because he used too little water at the house he claimed as his residence....
AG: Cop arrested for child porn used real name to get images
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Officials say a Pennsylvania police officer charged with possessing child pornography accessed the images with usernames that included his badge number, name and former police department....
State police reveal cost of local police coverage: $600M
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania State Police says it costs $600 million a year to provide full-time coverage to 2.5 million residents in nearly 1,300 municipalities that don't pay for a local police force....
Police: School aide shared lewd images of self with students
RADNOR, Pa. (AP) -- A former suburban Philadelphia school aide has been accused of showing lewd images of herself to students....
Police trying to ID skeletal remains found near Pittsburgh
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Police have been trying to find human the identity of remains found over a hillside in a suburb of Pittsburgh....
Cops: Group of kids find body under bridge along Cobbs Creek
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in Delaware County are investigating the discovery of a body under a bridge....
Driver sentenced in hit-and-run that killed man near home
SMETHPORT, Pa. (AP) -- A truck driver who prosecutors say hit and killed a Pennsylvania man and fled the scene is headed to prison....
Teen accused of slaying mom charged with spitting on guard
PALMYRA, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania teenager jailed on charges he fatally strangled and stabbed his mother is now charged with spitting on a county jail guard....
President Trump revoked landmark guidance to public schools letting transgender students to use the bathrooms of their choice, reversing a signature initiative of his predecessor. President Obama last May gave the bathroom directive to public schools for transgender students threatening to withhold funding for schools that did not comply. The Trump administration rescinded those guidelines arguing states and public schools should make their own decisions without federal interference. Transgender legal advocates criticized the states' rights argument, saying it's a civil rights issue under the purview of federal government enforcement.
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