Alaska-bound, Obama makes waves by renaming Mount McKinley
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Shrinking glaciers, Arctic temperatures and a mix of messy energy politics await President Barack Obama on his historic trip to Alaska. Even before he departed, Obama was making waves with a decision to rename Alaska's famed Mount McKinley despite a backlash from Ohio politicians....
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Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe
BANGKOK (AP) -- Thai police issued arrest warrants Monday for two more suspects, a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality, as part of a widening investigation that yielded its first arrest over the weekend in connection with a deadly bombing in Bangkok two weeks ago....
Thai police award themselves $84K for arrest of bomb suspect
BANGKOK (AP) -- With much fanfare, Thai police had offered an $84,000 reward for tips leading to arrests in the Bangkok bombing. On Monday, they handed out the cash - to themselves....
Austria inspects trucks for migrants, creates 18-mile backup
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Austria stepped up truck inspections Monday at its Hungarian border after 71 migrants apparently suffocated in one, creating a massive, 30-kilometer (18 1/2-mile) traffic jam on the main Budapest-Vienna highway....
Man critically wounded outside Pittsburgh home
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police say they're questioning two juveniles in connection with a shooting that has left a man critically wounded....
Man killed, woman hurt when ATV flips in Pennsylvania woods
BLAIRSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A man is dead and a woman hospitalized after their all-terrain vehicle flipped in western Pennslyvania....
Officials: White lion at resort dies after surgery
FARMINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Officials confirmed that a 5-year-old white lion died at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort in southwestern Pennsylvania....
Alpha Natural Resources executive resigns amid restructuring
BRISTOL, Va. (AP) -- An Alpha Natural Resources executive has left the coal producer amid a financial restructuring....
PennDOT suspends major roadway construction for Pope's visit
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pennsylvania Transportation Department officials say they will halt work on major roadway construction projects in the Philadelphia area for Pope Francis' visit to the city in September....
Off-duty Philadelphia officer dies in hit-and-run
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An off-duty Philadelphia police officer has died in a hit-and-run crash....
Wrong-way driver stopped on Interstate 78
UPPER MACUNGIE, Pa. (AP) -- Police are crediting a quick-thinking motorist with helping to stop a wrong-way driver on Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie....
Little League teams gets hero's welcome as it returns home
LEWISBERRY, Pa. (AP) -- The victory went to Tokyo, but members of Lewisberry's Red Land Little League team returned to their small community as hometown champions, escorted by police, firefighters and EMS crews....
Pope Francis a stranger to the US in many ways
NEW YORK (AP) -- When Pope Francis sets foot on the tarmac at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington on Sept. 22, it won't just be his first time in the United States as pontiff. It will be his first time in the country - ever in his life....
Police officer wounded in shooting; suspect charged
NORWOOD, Pa. (AP) -- A 36-year-old man is facing attempted murder charges for allegedly shooting a police officer at an apartment building in southeastern Pennsylvania....
You can now register to vote online in Pennsylvania. Gov Wolf and State Secretary of the Commonwealth Pedro Cortes made the announcement this week. Cortes says it will make registering more convenient and accessible for voters while saving money and time for county voter registration staff. Pennsylvania is the 23rd state to offer online voter registration. Republican lawmaker Darryl Metcalfe of Cranberry says there are good arguments for moving forward with online registration but he says he's considering filing a lawsuit because he doesn't believe the governor has the authority to make the change.
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