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Cases of law enforcement officers charged in shootings

Dallas police officer's indictment on murder charge in killing of her neighbor is the latest example of white police officers charged in shooting deaths of blac
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Pennsylvania may tear down Allentown state hospital

The agency in charge of Pennsylvania government buildings is looking for bids to demolish a vacant state hospital where director M. Night Shyamalan recently sho
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The Latest: Speaker says sentencing ended lawmaker's term

The speaker of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives says he considers the tenure of a Philadelphia Democrat to have ended with her sentencing on a bribery
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Omaha archdiocese: 38 clergy accused of sex abuse since '78

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Omaha has released a list of 38 priests and other clergy members who have been credibly accused of sexual misconduct
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Bloomberg announces $50 million to fight opioid epidemic

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's charity has announced a $50 million donation to help fight the nation's opioid epidemic
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Lawsuit: Church worker in toddler sex assault hurt 13 others

A lawsuit alleges a South Carolina church volunteer charged with sexually assaulting a 3-year-old boy also sexually assaulted at least 13 other children
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Pennsylvania prosecutor rules shooting by officer justified

A prosecutor says police were justified in shooting to death a man who was holding a gun to a woman's head in September
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Some communities near Philadelphia under water boil advisory

A boil water advisory has been issued for some Pennsylvania residents near Philadelphia
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Pitt undaunted by many doubters in ACC title game vs Clemson

Pitt, with many doubting its chances against Clemson, has heard all this disrespect before
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Inspiration vs. pragmatism: Democrats face tough 2020 choice

Democrats beginning to think about the type of person they'd like to see take on President Donald Trump face an early conundrum: whether a pragmatist has a bett
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Remains of 3 troops killed in Afghanistan return to US

The remains of 3 service members killed in the deadliest attack against American forces in Afghanistan this year have arrived back in the U.S.
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End of the line for train station's flipping departure board

The clickety-clacking departures board at Philadelphia's main train station will soon be moving on down the line
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Body of airman killed in Afghanistan arrives back in US

The body of a Pennsylvania airman who was killed in the deadliest attack against U.S. forces in Afghanistan this year has been returned to the country
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The Latest: Pennsylvania will be 1st to get Bloomberg funds

Pennsylvania will be the first state to receive funding as part of former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's charity donation of $50 million to help fight the n
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Washington's new power standoff - Trump, Pelosi

President Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi may have the most important relationship in Washington.
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Fear that uproar over gene-edited babies could block science

The uproar over the unproven report of gene-edited births in China has researchers elsewhere worried about a backlash
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Washington's new power standoff _ Trump, Pelosi

President Donald Trump and Nancy Pelosi may have the most important relationship in Washington.
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Wawa partners with brewery to create limited edition beer

The convenience store franchise Wawa says it is partnering with a suburban Philadelphia brewery to create a limited edition beer
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Pennsylvania commits to new voting machines, election audits

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's administration is settling a vote-counting lawsuit stemming from the 2016 presidential election
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New Mexico archdiocese to file for bankruptcy over sex abuse

The Archdiocese of Santa Fe announced Thursday it will soon be filing for bankruptcy protection, as the Catholic church in New Mexico has settled numerous claim
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Pennsylvania commits to new voting machines, election audit

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf's administration is settling a vote-counting lawsuit stemming from the 2016 presidential election
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The Latest: New Mexico archdiocese to file for bankruptcy

The Archdiocese of Santa Fe says it will file for bankruptcy protection next week, citing depleted reserves as the Catholic church in New Mexico has settled num
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Fight brewing over prospect of nuclear power plant shutdowns

Pennsylvania lawmakers sympathetic to nuclear power plants are making a push for state action to rescue plants whose shutdown is being threatened by their energ
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Warrants detail clergy sex abuse in New Mexico

Search warrants describe in graphic detail the sexual abuse endured by children years ago at the hands of two Catholic priests, providing more fuel for prosecut
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