Protesters force lockdown of St. Louis City Hall
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Several people protesting the Ferguson grand jury decision stormed into City Hall in St. Louis on Wednesday, leading police to lock down the building and to call in more than a hundred additional officers....
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Israeli leader seeks to revoke rights of inciters
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel's prime minister says he will work to revoke residency rights and social benefits of people who commit politically motivated violence and those who support them....
In Britain, US turkey dinner is big for business
LONDON (AP) -- Plump turkeys in butcher shop windows. Harvest displays of pumpkin and corn. Sandwich boards describing groaning feasts....
Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site
HONG KONG (AP) -- Police arrested key student leaders as they cleared the most volatile of Hong Kong's three pro-democracy protest camps on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the 2-month-old movement in the former British colony....
New Jersey authorities foil murder-for-hire plot
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey authorities say state police foiled a Pennsylvania woman's plot to have her daughter's ex-boyfriend and two other people killed....
Snow delays Pa., NJ rivals' Thanksgiving game
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J. (AP) -- A snowstorm is disrupting one of high school football's great Thanksgiving traditions....
Pa. lowers speed limit to 45 mph on NE interstates
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A daylong snowstorm is prompting officials to lower the speed limit to 45 mph on portions of interstate highways in northeastern Pennsylvania....
Banker who lived to 109 credited unlisted number
JERMYN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania banker and philanthropist who said the key to his longevity was having an unlisted phone number has died at age 109....
Thundersnow a surprise guest on Thanksgiving eve
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Angela Marcantonini (mahr-kan-toh-NEE'-nee) says it's one of the strangest things she's ever heard....
Girl, 12, saves sister, 4, from Pennsylvania fire
HOMESTEAD, Pa. (AP) -- A 12-year-old girl has saved her 4-year-old sister by carrying the younger girl out of their burning home in the Pittsburgh suburbs....
Courts uphold death sentence in Pa. athlete murder
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A man convicted of murdering a college lacrosse star from suburban Philadelphia in 1996 has lost a bid to avoid the death penalty....
2 teens shot by hunter unloading rifle near school
TAMAQUA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say two teenagers were shot in eastern Pennsylvania by a man who says his rifle accidentally discharged while he was unloading it....
Ex-Pa. judge disbarred after prison term for fraud
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A former northeast Pennsylvania judge who served 30 months in prison for fraud has been banned from practicing law....
Banker, philanthropist Leo Moskovitz dies at 109
JERMYN, Pa. (AP) -- A northeast Pennsylvania banker and philanthropist who often credited having an unlisted phone number as the key to becoming one of the oldest people in the world has died....
A St Louis County grand jury has decided not to bring criminal charges against Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, whose fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen in August touched off weeks of sometimes violent protests. The officer claims Michael Brown struggled with Wilson inside his police car then reached for the officer's weapon. Some witnesses say Wilson killed Brown as he raised his hands in surrender.
Is President Obama's immigration plan based on prosecutorial discretion or Presidential overreach?