US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares high
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares high, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press....
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Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The Greek government vowed Wednesday to go ahead with plans to have the people decide whether they want more austerity measures in exchange for a rescue deal. Greece offered more concessions to its creditors, but was rebuffed - Eurozone finance ministers refused to negotiate any more aid until the referendum clears up what the country wants....
WikiLeaks claims NSA targeted German ministers beyond Merkel
BERLIN (AP) -- WikiLeaks published a list of German phone numbers Wednesday that it claimed showed the U.S. National Security Agency eavesdropped on senior German officials beyond Chancellor Angela Merkel....
The Latest: Moody's downgrades Greece to Caa3
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):...
State's 2014-15 tax collections overrun projections by $412M
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's tax collections for the just-ended fiscal year exceeded projections by $412.2 million....
Pope dolls, bobble heads up for sale months before US visit
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pope Francis is a doll. No, really....
Nurse drops newborn baby at hospital, fracturing his skull
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A hospital and police are investigating what might have caused a veteran nurse to drop a newborn baby, fracturing his skull....
Wolf, GOP lawmakers make plans to resume talks after veto
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and legislative leaders agreed Wednesday to restart budget talks after Wolf vetoed a Republican-crafted spending plan that every Democrat legislator voted against....
The Latest: Meeting between Wolf, lawmakers ends quickly
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Developments in the Pennsylvania Capitol a day after Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed a state budget proposal passed by lawmakers with no Democratic votes (all times local):...
Steelers interested in hosting 2023 Super Bowl
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers are hoping to turn the 2023 Super Bowl into a home game....
Weather service confirms tornado outside Philadelphia
HONEY BROOK, Pa. (AP) -- The National Weather Service says a tornado with maximum winds of 95 mph hit a rural southeastern Pennsylvania community during severe thunderstorms on Tuesday....
Pennsylvania AG sues operator of 14 nursing homes
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania attorney general's office on Wednesday sued the operator of 36 nursing homes in the state, saying the staff at some of the facilities failed to meet residents' most basic human needs, falsified records about care and willfully deceived state inspectors....
Downed wires fixed, service restored on SEPTA, Amtrak line
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Service on SEPTA's Paoli/Thorndale Line has resumed after an earlier suspension due to downed wires....
Amtrak, families want lawsuits from fatal crash consolidated
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Amtrak has joined a bid to have the lawsuits filed over a deadly crash in Philadelphia consolidated before the same federal judge....
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Should the people of Greece accept the terms of the IMF's austerity measures?