For the Clintons, New Hampshire is the state of 2nd chances
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- It's their Everest. Their firewall. Their lifeboat in a frozen Atlantic....
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Saudi offer to send troops to Syria comes with uncertainty
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Saudi Arabia's offer to send troops to fight Islamic State in Syria is as much about the kingdom's growing determination to flex its military might as it is about answering U.S. calls for more help from its allies in the Middle East....
Pope's visit to violent Mexican city highlights broader ills
ECATEPEC, Mexico (AP) -- One evening in September 2014, Mariana Yanez left her home in this crime-plagued Mexico City suburb saying she was going to make some photocopies. Then she vanished....
Germany, Turkey vow diplomatic effort to end Aleppo violence
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- As tens of thousands of Syrians fleeing violence massed at Turkey's border, Turkish and German leaders pledged Monday to redouble diplomatic efforts to end the fighting around the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo and prevent more refugees making their way into Europe....
Woman gets jail for group attack on gay Philadelphia couple
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A police chief's daughter has been sentenced to five to 10 months in jail for a group attack on a gay couple that prompted Philadelphia to expand its hate crime laws to include sexual orientation....
Questions grow in Pennsylvania's confusing budget situation
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania lawmakers returned to the Capitol on Monday with growing questions over the state government's increasingly confusing budget situation, and with no answers on how they will solve it....
Winter storm could dump up to 18 inches of snow on Cape Cod
BOSTON (AP) -- A wind-driven winter storm brought blizzard conditions to Cape Cod and threatened to drop up to 18 inches of snow on southeastern Massachusetts on Monday. Motorists in New England were warned to be vigilant after a charter bus heading to a casino skidded off a Connecticut highway, injuring at least 30 people....
Porn actress drops $500K assault lawsuit against Josh Duggar
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A porn actress has dropped her $500,000 assault lawsuit against reality TV personality Josh Duggar amid evidence that her claims were fabricated....
Officials seek to relocate Amish businesses to county
PHILIPPI, W.Va. (AP) -- The Barbour County Economic Development Authority is seeking to attract Amish families to Philippi and the surrounding region in a strategy to boost tourism and retail opportunities....
1 killed, 1 wounded in police-involved shooting
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a police-involved shooting following a pursuit near Philadelphia ended with one person killed and another injured....
Professor gets more than 6 years in prison for child porn
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An award-winning contemporary literature professor was sentenced to 6 years and 4 months in federal prison for his massive child pornography collection that topped a half million images, a federal judge said on Monday....
Man charged with death by auto in crash that killed toddler
WINSLOW, N.J. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man accused of causing a multivehicle crash in southern New Jersey that killed a toddler last summer has been charged with death by auto....
The Latest: 30 of 70 on bus that crashed in snow were hurt
BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on the snowstorm that's moving into the Northeast (all times local):...
No new trial for priest convicted of sex tourism with boys
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A priest who was convicted of sexually assaulting poor street children during missionary trips to Honduras and said federal prosecutors wrongly withheld evidence in his case won't get a new trial, a judge ruled....
The Obama administration is proposing a $10 per barrel tax on oil companies for the purpose of funding hundreds of billions of dollars worth of alternative transportation efforts, all part of the presidents ambitious climate agenda. The tax proposal, which would be phased in over five years, is described by the administration as a fee. GOP leaders are likely to oppose any new tax on energy companies.
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