Cyberattacks on key internet firm disrupt internet services
Withering cyberattacks on server farms of a key internet firm repeatedly disrupted access to major websites and online services including Twitter, Netflix and PayPal across the United States on Friday. The White House called the disruption malicious and a hacker group claimed responsibility, though its assertion couldn't be verified....
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Under fire in Mosul, IS attacks another Iraqi city
KIRKUK, Iraq (AP) -- Islamic State militants launched a wave of pre-dawn attacks in and around the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Friday, killing at least 14 people and setting off fierce clashes with Kurdish security forces that were still raging after sundown....
Iraqi advances give hope to displaced Christians
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) -- Raeda Paulos could hardly conceal her joy when the television inside her cramped trailer showed Iraqi forces raising the national flag over a church in her hometown, a day after it was freed from Islamic State rule....
Evacuations from Aleppo fail to materialize despite lull
BEIRUT (AP) -- A cease-fire to allow wounded civilians and rebels to leave besieged parts of Aleppo has been extended into the weekend by Russia, but hoped-for medical evacuations didn't materialize by Friday evening because of a lack of security guarantees, officials and residents said....
Pennsylvania crews monitor ruptured pipeline, drinking water
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Emergency crews were monitoring a pipeline that ruptured during a freak storm in Pennsylvania, anxiously waiting to see if nearly 55,000 gallons of gasoline would reach drinking water supplies serving thousands of residents....
The Latest: Rolling Stone trial to resume on Saturday
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- The Latest on the defamation trial against Rolling Stone magazine over its since-retracted story about a woman's gang rape at the University of Virginia (all times local):...
Author of retracted rape story defends relying on 'Jackie'
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- The author of the discredited Rolling Stone magazine article about a woman's claim of being gang raped at a fraternity house sought to show jurors Friday why she found the woman so credible, highlighting the emotion and level of detail with which she spoke during their interactions....
The Latest: Pennsylvania chancellor applauds faculty pact
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on the contract dispute that led to a walkout by professors at 14 Pennsylvania state universities (all times local):...
Abortion gets heavy attention in Pennsylvania US Senate race
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The battle to persuade swing voters in the state's close U.S. Senate race includes a heavy emphasis on abortion rights that's being linked, in part, to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump....
Clinton camp preparing for possibility Trump won't concede
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) -- Hillary Clinton's campaign is increasingly preparing for the possibility that Donald Trump may never concede the presidential election should she win, a development that could enormously complicate the crucial early weeks of her preparations to take office....
Ex-coach calls his ban from Penn State facilities 'wrong'
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The former Penn State assistant football coach suing Penn State told jurors Friday he was angered when told he could not return to team facilities after being put on leave the week Jerry Sandusky was charged with child molestation....
94-year-old who has been fire chief since 1953 is retiring
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania fire chief is announcing his retirement just ahead of his 95th birthday....
New 3D technology raises hopes for the coldest of cold cases
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- The faces are haunting....
Trump, Clinton hitting the campaign trail in Pennsylvania
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is heading to Pennsylvania for campaign stops on both ends of the state....
Donald Trump during the final presidential debate seemed to amplify the charge of a rigged system when asked as to whether he would accept the outcome if Hillary Clinton prevails he replied "I will keep you in suspense," Clinton called Trump's answer "horrifying - talking down our democracy." Pence his running mate said "he has the prerogative, to wait and see how the results of the election come out. Sometimes extraordinary circumstances develop".
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