Security breach prompts more White House security
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Secret Service is boosting security outside the White House following an embarrassing security breach in which an intruder with a knife scaled the White House fence, dashed across the lawn and made it all the way inside before agents managed to stop him....
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AP Interview: El-Sissi, Egypt and the terror fight
CAIRO (AP) -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is feeling vindicated by the world's alarm over Islamic extremism that is fueling wars and bloodshed across the Middle East....
Turkish security forces clash with Kurds
KUCUK KENDIRCILER, Turkey (AP) -- Turkish security forces on Sunday fired tear gas, water and paint pellets on dozens of Kurds in a village on the border with Syria, which tens of thousands of refugees have crossed to escape the Islamic State group....
UN: 70,000 Syrians escape fighting to Turkey
BERLIN (AP) -- The U.N. refugee agency says some 70,000 Syrians have crossed into Turkey in the past 24 hours to escape fighting between Kurdish forces and the Islamic State group....
Day 9 begins in hunt for trooper slaying suspect
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for a ninth day Sunday as police appeared to have narrowed their search, largely shutting down the area where he lived with his parents but leaving neighbors with few answers about what's going on just outside their front doors....
5 killed in Pennsylvania car crash, including kids
EFFORT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania....
Harrisburg lobbyist charged with assault
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A prominent Harrisburg lobbyist has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a Philadelphia woman....
Politicos eye broader effect of anti-Corbett vote
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Corbett has been trailing in the polls for so long that the political conservation in Pennsylvania is shifting away from whether the Republican can make his race competitive....
Penn State trustees defer Sandusky report debate
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- The Penn State Board of Trustees is postponing a public debate over the Freeh Report on the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal until later this fall....
W. Pa. owner of tax collection business charged
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) -- The owner of a western Pennsylvania tax collection business has been charged with stealing more than $65,000 from the area school district....
Fire causes smoke damage at Pottsville paper
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A fire in a boiler room near the Pottsville Republican-Herald has caused smoke damage to their offices but no injuries....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with the Nigerian human rights lawyer who says terrorism has spread because the Obama Administration has downplayed religion in its foreign policy? <More Info>
At a Congressional hearing this past week, a Nigerian human rights lawyer charged that terrorism has spread because the Obama Administration has downplayed religion in its foreign policy, although the President has said the Islamic State is a terrorist group and does not represent the Islamic faith. The Nigerian lawyer characterized the administration's policy toward Boko Haram and ISIS as a "See no jihad, hear no jihad, say no jihad strategy.''
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think President Obama's "It's On Us" campaign against campus sex assault will make a difference?