Texas illegally curbs abortion clinics, Supreme Court rules
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court issued its strongest defense of abortion rights in a quarter-century Monday, striking down Texas' widely replicated rules that sharply reduced abortion clinics in the nation's second-most-populous state....
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France opens manslaughter inquiry into EgyptAir cr
PARIS (AP) -- French authorities opened a manslaughter inquiry Monday into the May crash of an EgyptAir plane that killed 66 people, saying there is no evidence so far to link it to terrorism....
UK credit rating slashed, Cameron insists economy is robust
LONDON (AP) -- Prime Minister David Cameron insisted Monday that Britain's shock vote to leave the European Union won't send the economy into a tailspin, even as the country was stripped of its top credit rating and stock markets and the pound continued a downward spiral....
UK's anti-EU victors will find it hard to fulfill promises
LONDON (AP) -- Politicians who wanted Britain to leave the European Union were not shy about making promises. They plastered their campaign bus with vows to "take back control" on immigration and boost funding for the beloved National Health Service....
Pennsylvania senator aims to repeal 2011 abortion clinic law
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Democratic state senator in Pennsylvania says he'll introduce legislation to repeal a 2011 law that imposed expensive facility and staff expansions for clinics that perform abortions....
Ex-Pittsburgh Steeler to be arrested for graffiti project
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A former Pittsburgh Steeler-turned-artist faces 30 counts of criminal mischief after police say he painted graffiti along high-profile locations in Pittsburgh including a riverfront trail system and a bridge....
Super PAC pledges $9M to help McGinty in US Senate race
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A national super PAC that works to elect Democrats to the U.S. Senate says it's reserved about $9 million in television advertising to help Katie McGinty beat Republican incumbent Pat Toomey....
The Latest: Wolf, top senators cool to House GOP budget plan
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on developing budget legislation in the Pennsylvania Capitol (all times local):...
Veteran: Therapy wrongly denied because she is HIV-positive
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- An Iraq War veteran claims in a federal lawsuit that she was unlawfully denied aquatic therapy at an orthopedic hospital in Pennsylvania because she has the virus that causes AIDS....
'Dance Moms' star Abby Lee Miller pleads in bankruptcy case
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- "Dance Moms" star Abby Lee Miller pleaded guilty Monday to bankruptcy fraud and failing to report thousands of dollars in Australian currency she brought into the country....
Grace Kelly's childhood home is up for sale in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia home where Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1955 is on the market....
Worker dies after being struck by 2 vehicles at car wash
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a worker at a northeast Philadelphia car wash was killed when he was struck by two vehicles....
Police: Trio dead, found with gunshot wounds
GREENCASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities have released the name of a third person who was found fatally shot inside a Pennsylvania barn over the weekend....
Judge to decide man's fate in strangulation slaying
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A northeastern Pennsylvania man accused of strangling his ex-girlfriend, wrapping her body in plastic and storing it in an attic before fleeing to Mexico has waived his right to a jury trial....
The U.S. Supreme Court split 4-4 Thursday over a challenge to President Obama's immigration policy which sought deferred deportation for some 4 million undocumented immigrants currently in the United States. The split decision affirms the lower court ruling blocking its implementation after Texas and 25 other states sued, claiming the president had no authority to order the changes without Congressional approval. Under the proposal, illegals could remain if they meet certain residency requirements and have children who are American citizens or lawful permanent residents.
Is two weeks after consent enough time for birth parents to revoke an adoption?