Witnesses: Deadly blast strikes demonstration in Kabul
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- An explosion struck a large demonstration march in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Saturday, causing multiple casualties, according to officials and witnesses....
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Police say Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings
MUNICH (AP) -- The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding 16 others before killing himself, was obsessed with mass shootings, police said Saturday....
Turkish leader slams West over crackdown after failed coup
ISTANBUL (AP) -- Turkey's president has sharply criticized Western countries that expressed concern about possible human rights violations in Turkey's sweeping crackdown after an attempted coup....
The Latest: Afghan official: Bombing death toll rises to 61
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):...
Political scandals linger as Philly readies for convention
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned....
Competitive Pennsylvania race turns on suburban Philadelphia
BRYN MAWR, Pennsylvania (AP) -- The Democratic National Convention is heading to Philadelphia, but Hillary Clinton has her sights set just beyond the city limits....
Police: Car slams minivan, pedestrians; kills woman, hurts 6
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police in Philadelphia say a woman was killed and her husband and young son were among six people injured when they were struck by a driver in a stolen car....
Trump to visit Pennsylvania, in the middle of the DNC
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Donald Trump will visit Pennsylvania next week in the middle of the Democratic National Convention for the first time as the Republican presidential nominee....
Penn State board increases tuition, names Lubert as chairman
LEHMAN, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania residents studying at Penn State next year are going to have to dig 2.3 percent deeper next year to pay tuition at the main campus in State College....
New US Postal stamp honors Latrobe's banana split history
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) -- A new U.S. Postal stamp and local cancellation mark memorializing one of Latrobe's claims to fame was recently unveiled by Mayor Rosie Wolford and other officials....
Appeals court panel reinstates UPMC hepatitis lawsuits
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pennsylvania appeals court panel is reinstating several lawsuits against UPMC and a staffing agency after patients contracted hepatitis C from a former UPMC employee....
Philadelphia readies for DNC after quiet Cleveland protests
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- As Cleveland breathes a sigh of relief after protests during the Republican convention came and went without mass disruptions and violence, eyes now turn to Philadelphia, the nation's fifth largest city that offers a bigger stage for bigger protests over a much larger area....
Homeland Security employee caught with gun, knife arrested
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- Authorities arrested a Department of Homeland Security employee Friday for charges related to walking into his agency's Washington headquarters with a gun, a knife, an infrared camera, pepper spray and handcuffs last month....
Diverse issues spur protesters at Democratic convention
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- As Hillary Clinton seeks to show delegates and voters she's prepared to lead the country during turbulent times, protesters plan to use the Democratic National Convention to raise awareness of their issues, including gun violence, poverty, health care and the environment....
Donald Trump's campaign manager Paul Manafort accused Ohio Governor John Kasich of "acting petulant and being an embarrassment to his party" for refusing to support Trump following his defeat in the Republican Presidential nominating process. When asked if he would be speaking at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland Kasich said it was unlikely to happen, but wished Trump well. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf will be welcoming delegates in Philadelphia next week for the Democratic National Convention.
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