Many donors to Clinton Foundation met with her at State
WASHINGTON (AP) -- More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money - either personally or through companies or groups - to the Clinton Foundation. It's an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president....
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Seoul: North Korea fires submarine-launched missile
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A North Korean ballistic missile fired from a submarine Wednesday flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) in the longest flight by that type of weapon, Seoul officials said, a range that can place much of South Korea within its striking distance....
Turkey, Syrian Kurds on track for conflict in northern Syria
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey signaled Tuesday it would step up its engagement in the Syrian war, as Turkish-backed Syrian rebels massed along the border to assault one of the last Syrian frontier towns held by Islamic State militants....
Trump aides covertly fought freeing of Ukraine prisoner
WASHINGTON (AP) -- For more than three years, lobbyist Jim Slattery worked in Washington to secure the release in Ukraine of the imprisoned political rival of the country's then-president. He said the work was sometimes harder than expected....
GOP VP candidate Mike Pence gets haircut at black barbershop
PIPERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- GOP vice presidential candidate Mike Pence got a haircut at a black-owned barbershop on Tuesday before a campaign stop at a mechanical construction company, where he assured a rowdy crowd that his running mate "gets it."...
McGinty gets endorsement from Pennsylvania gun-safety group
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A prominent Pennsylvania group that advocates for tougher gun restrictions endorsed Democrat Katie McGinty for U.S. Senate on Tuesday, on the heels of Republican incumbent Pat Toomey winning endorsements from two national groups....
Boy with double-hand transplant's next goal: Play football
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- It's been just over a year since 9-year-old Zion Harvey received a double-hand transplant, and he said Tuesday what he really wants to do is play football....
Student trying to impress woman gets stuck between buildings
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A University of Pittsburgh student trying to impress a woman by leaping from one rooftop to another instead fell into a narrow gap between the buildings near campus and had to be rescued, police said Tuesday....
Mold leads district to shut schools during 1st week back
ENOLA, Pa. (AP) -- A mold outbreak has closed two central Pennsylvania schools during the first week of classes after summer break....
Prosecutor says he doesn't believe Sandusky accuser's claim
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A former Pennsylvania prosecutor testified Tuesday he does not believe a man who reached a settlement with Penn State over a molestation claim is the same person seen by a witness being abused by Jerry Sandusky in a university football team shower....
Judge: Drug charges against ex-college professor can remain
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania judge has denied a defense request to throw out drug delivery charges against a former college professor....
Jury finds man not guilty in 1991 rape-murder retrial
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A jury on Tuesday found a man not guilty in his retrial in the rape and murder of a 77-year-old woman a quarter-century ago, after DNA evidence pointed to another man....
Officials want sheriff to resign over sex harassment claims
LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- Lancaster County officials are calling for their sheriff's resignation amid claims he sent pornographic and inappropriate emails to a subordinate....
Pittsburgh chief is focus of police union no confidence vote
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The city's police union is surveying officers about Chief Cameron McLay ahead of a no-confidence vote planned for next month....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Should Pennsylvania consider waiving the new $700 surcharge for license renewals to independent taverns and restaurants to help defray costs passed by the liquor reform law? <More Info>
In June the liquor modernization law was passed and heralded as the most sweeping reforms for the state's liquor system since Prohibition. However the reforms are being assailed by independent bars and restaurants as pro-big business at the expense of small retail licensees. Tavern owners will now pay a surcharge of $700 for their license renewal while facing increased competition from grocery stores, gas stations along with on-premise sales by breweries and distillers.
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