No Russia collusion, Trump son-in-law Kushner tells Congress
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner denied Monday that he colluded with Russians in the course of President Donald Trump's White House bid and declared he has "nothing to hide."...
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Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die
LONDON (AP) -- The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped their legal effort Monday, saying tearfully that it was time to let their son die....
Afghan security scrutinized after suicide bomber kills 24
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A Taliban suicide bomber killed 24 people in a horrific early morning assault in a neighborhood where prominent politicians reside, causing residents and analysts to question the government's ability to protect Afghanistan's capital....
"They kept us as slaves": AP reveals claims against church
SPINDALE, N.C. (AP) -- When Andre Oliveira answered the call to leave his Word of Faith Fellowship congregation in Brazil to move to the mother church in North Carolina at the age of 18, his passport and money were confiscated by church leaders - for safekeeping, he said he was told....
Retired priest accused of forcing boy to perform oral sex
LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (AP) -- A now-retired Roman Catholic priest has been accused of forcing a 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy to perform oral sex on him after counseling the fourth-grader about misbehaving on a school bus....
Deaths of 3 on porch officially ruled double murder-suicide
NORTH EAST, Pa. (AP) -- The shooting deaths of three people on a Pennsylvania patio over the weekend have been officially ruled a double murder-suicide....
Man sentenced to 17½ to 35 years in drive-thru lane slaying
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been sentenced to 17½ to 35 years in prison in the shooting death of another man in the drive-thru lane of a suburban Philadelphia McDonald's a year ago....
Tiger cub sent to Oklahoma zoo accepted by new mother
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- A tiger cub that was rejected by her mother at the Philadelphia Zoo has been accepted by a new mother at the Oklahoma City Zoo....
Man sentenced to 35 to 70 years in police officer shooting
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man convicted of shooting and wounding a Philadelphia police officer two years ago has been sentenced to 35 to 70 years in prison....
Defense costs up to $426,000 in state police ambush case
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has approved more than $55,000 in new defense attorney fees for a sniper who killed a Pennsylvania state trooper and wounded another outside their barracks....
Ruling raises questions about sex offender registry's future
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Changes are coming to Pennsylvania's sex offender registry as a result of a Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision issued this week, but experts say it's unclear exactly how they will play out....
Firefighters, game commission catch bear wandering in town
NAZARETH, Pa. (AP) -- The state Game Commission and some firefighters rounded up a bear that caused a stir when it strolled through an eastern Pennsylvania city....
US maker of panels in London fire: Others install them
ATLANTA (AP) -- The U.S. company that manufactured panels on a London apartment tower where at least 80 people perished in an inferno has quit selling them for high-rises because it has no control over their installation, a top company executive said Monday....
Cops: Pennsylvania man gave unwitting co-worker pot brownie
EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man has been accused of giving a co-worker a brownie made with marijuana, which the woman's son then ate....
According to a July Reuters/Ipsos poll of 2016 voters, 88% of those casting a ballot for President Trump would do it again, a slight improvement over the May figure of 82%. Taken together, the polls suggest that Trump's standing with his base has improved slightly over the past few months despite his Republican Party's repeated failures to overhaul the healthcare system and multiple congressional and federal investigations into his campaign's ties to Russia. Would you vote the same person for President as you did last November?
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