Ridge expects to leave Texas medical center before Christmas
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A spokesman says former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge expects to leave a Texas medical facility in time to be home in Maryland for Christmas....
New Medicaid feature to reduce future nursing home enrollees
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Years in the making, Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf's administration is rolling out a new Medicaid feature that's designed to reduce the future number of enrollees in nursing homes and, along with it, a fast-growing expense in a state where the elderly population is exploding....
Police: Woman pushed from pickup truck, hit by SUV dies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a woman who was pushed out of a truck in Philadelphia and then hit by an SUV has died....
Police: Man shot in home invasion was homeowner's relative
ELLWOOD CITY, Pa. (AP) -- Police say an intruder shot and killed by an elderly homeowner during a home invasion attempt in Pennsylvania turned out to be a relative of the man....
Man faces homicide charge after wife found dead in stairwell
NORTH CATASAUQUA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a man is facing a criminal homicide charge in the death of his wife, which officials said they believe occurred two days before her body was found in their eastern Pennsylvania home....
New Jersey bear hunt protested amid likely extension
FREDON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- Protesters are voicing objections as New Jersey's official bear hunting season draws to a close amid likely extension of the hunt next week....
Accused serial predator had 'devil' in eyes, woman says
She met him on a dating site, where Seth Mull's profile said he was "serious about finding the perfect match." She found him attractive: Mull was fit, with huge biceps and ripped abs. He was kind, too, quickly gaining her trust....
Man acquitted of trying to kill officers after 2014 chase
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been acquitted of attempted murder and other charges in a police shooting three years ago in western Pennsylvania....
Cause of death unknown for woman missing from nursing home
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A coroner says he was unable to determine the cause of death of an elderly woman whose body was found about two miles away from the Pennsylvania nursing home where she was reported missing nearly a month earlier....
Police: Man cleaning basement reports finding body
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a man cleaning out the basement of an eastern Pennsylvania home reported finding a decomposing body....
Pope Francis has called for a better translation of a phrase about temptation in the Lord's Prayer. The Pope believes current wording that says "lead us not into temptation" is not a good because God, as a good father, would not lead humans to sin. The Lord's Prayer known as the “Our Father” in America is considered by many the most revered prayer in Christianity. The pontiff prefers France's Roman Catholic Church new wording "do not let us fall into temptation" as an alternative, and something similar should be used worldwide.
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