The Latest: US, Cuba to open embassies, restore ties
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States and Cuba will open embassies in their capital cities after more than 50 years of hostilities between the two countries. The latest developments (all times local):...
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Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece's government pressed ahead Wednesday with its plan to put austerity measures to voters after European creditors rebuffed its latest proposal for a new aid program. But finance ministers were still discussing the country's situation and nothing seemed set in stone....
The Latest: European stocks spike on Greek deal hopes
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):...
Militants attack Egyptian army checkpoints in Sinai, kill 53
EL-ARISH, Egypt (AP) -- Dozens of Islamic militants unleashed a wave of simultaneous attacks, including suicide car bombings, on Egyptian army checkpoints in the restive northern Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, killing at least 53 soldiers, security and military officials said....
Wolf, GOP lawmakers to resume budget talks after veto
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf sought to restart budget talks with legislative leaders Wednesday, less than a day after he vetoed a $30.2 billion Republican-crafted spending plan that every Democrat voted against....
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....
Cops: 3 dead, 1 hurt in fiery wreck on I-76 in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- State police say three people were killed after a car crashed and burst into flames on a Philadelphia expressway overnight....
Things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday....
Man, 90, killed in Western Pennsylvania crash
APOLLO, Pa. (AP) -- A 90-year-old man has died after making a turn and driving his car into the path of an oncoming truck in Western Pennsylvania....
Stepdad to trial for 6-year-old boy's alleged beating
CLYMER, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man must stand trial on charges he injured his 6-year-old stepson so severely doctors say it looked like the boy had been in a car accident....
Nurse drops newborn at hospital, fracturing his skull
UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in Pennsylvania say a nurse has dropped a newborn boy at a hospital, fracturing his skull. The baby's mother says a doctor told her the nurse was "drowsy."...
Judge pulls bond of teacher in student-sex intimidation case
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A judge says a Pennsylvania high school teacher awaiting trial on charges he had sex with a student and previously intimidated her by contacting her must remain jailed for again phoning and emailing the girl despite a court order....
107-year-old Donora Bridge imploded in Pennsylvania
DONORA, Pa. (AP) -- A 107-year-old western Pennsylvania bridge has been imploded....
'We Are' sculpture installed on Penn State's main campus
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- The words "We Are" usually bring the response "Penn State" - and now those first two words have been installed in a 12-foot steel sculpture on the school's main campus....
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is the 14th republican to officially launch his White House campaign for president. He's considered a political warrior who is plainspoken and direct. Once considered a top contender, Christie's bid is now considered a long-shot following Bridgegate and falling poll numbers.
Should the people of Greece accept the terms of the IMF's austerity measures?