Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein's gravity ripples
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In an announcement that electrified the world of astronomy, scientists said Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago....
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The Latest: Bloomberg sees chance in NH primary results
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) -- The Latest from the 2016 campaign trail (all times local):...
NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisis
BRUSSELS (AP) -- In a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO ordered three warships to sail immediately Thursday to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey to Greece....
Obama administration opening 2-front campaign on Syria
MUNICH (AP) -- The Obama administration opened a two-front campaign on Syria on Thursday with a push to end one war there and step up another....
AG spokesman: Some employees unhappy Kane keeping job
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The spokesman for Attorney General Kathleen Kane is acknowledging that some agency employees are disappointed their boss wasn't ordered removed from office by the state Senate....
Battered spouse shelter settles suit against county agency
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania homeless shelter for battered spouses and their children has settled its lawsuit against the county's Department of Human Services....
Gun club investigated over pigeon cruelty allegations
BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia gun club is under investigation after an animal rights group released video they claim shows a member abusing a wounded pigeon after a shoot....
Mystery illness sickens 174 students at Pennsylvania college
COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- The number of students sickened by a mystery illness at Ursinus College in eastern Pennsylvania has risen to over 170....
Police: Man shackled girl, 15, as collateral for loan to dad
BROWNSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a Pennsylvania man kept a 15-year-old girl in shackles as collateral for a loan to her father....
Pennsylvania to eliminate registration stickers in 2017
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania is eliminating registration stickers that motorists affix to their license plates starting in 2017....
Cash-paying motorists face delays at I-78 toll bridge
WILLIAMS, Pa. (AP) -- Cash-paying motorists should anticipate delays, especially during peak hours, because of an accident at the Interstate 78 toll bridge that links Pennsylvania with New Jersey....
Police, coroner called after Pennsylvania couple found dead
NEMACOLIN, Pa. (AP) -- A southwestern Pennsylvania couple have been found dead in their home....
Judge: Couple, environmentalists can sue over pipeline plan
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two groups can continue legal efforts to try to prevent the use of eminent domain for a 300-mile pipeline project in Pennsylvania....
Nurses unionize at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nurses at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia have voted to unionize....
Michael Bloomberg billionaire business magnate and former New York City mayor has stated that if the 2016 presidential contest came down to a race between New Hampshire Primary winners Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders, he would likely run as an Independent.
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