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The measure was decried by critics as racist and a threat to democracy.
American officials finally acknowledged Sunday that the two sides would not reach a deal by today’s deadline.
The district’s has hastened the implementation of procedures in the wake of two violent incidents with zero tolerance for disruptions.
The name Department of Human Services more accurately reflects that the department does more than handle welfare payments, proponents say.
Her husband described her as a teacher who was strict but also someone who could recall what it felt like to be 10 years old.
Mt. Lebanon guidance counselor served children while fighting breast cancer
Despite preparations for a weekend decision in the Ferguson shooting case, the grand jurors apparently need more time to deliberate.
Congressional Republicans vowed to reverse the president’s move to allow as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants stay temporarily.
The Russian president is changing an approach toward the nuclear-powered neighbors that has endured since the Cold War.
Mergers and acquisitions are combining to make 2014 the most active year for health care deals in at least two decades.
Officers ordered the boy, 12, to raise his hands, police said, but he refused and reached for a gun in his waistband.
The epicenter of the magnitude 3.3 quake was near the border of the cities of Dallas and Irving, near the site of the former Texas Stadium.
Afghan forces are planning to resume the raids in 2015, and in some cases the raids will include members of U.S. special operations units.
PLUS: Tunisia election; Islamic State attacks; new saints canonized
PLUS: Obama touts Clinton; Senator slams report.
Planning a Manson wedding has its own special considerations.
The debate over how to modernize while respecting historic integrity shows how an influential institution is roiled by modernization.
Health agencies back away from copper-silver water disinfection systems to prevent Legionella, despite being exonerated in investigations.
In the vanguard of Indian-American college presidents, he heads a school with a marked international flavor.
New lawsuit filed seeks a judicial order, this time armed with state test results showing schools failing to meet state academic standards.
After an extended period of public estrangement and sniping, the United States and Turkey have made up.
Once the snow clears ... the city is banking on a plan that Mayor Byron Brown says will bring 12,000 jobs in the next three years.
Starting this year, a new federal rule will require states to ensure that long-term care alternatives to nursing homes.
About half of the people in California who are in the country without authorization are eligible for relief, well over 1 million are not.
Some doubt the relevance today of an environmentalist who advocated protecting nature in its pristine state.
Admissions officers are more aware of an applicant’s digital fingerprint.
The Rembacher Chamber Music Competition at Carnegie Mellon University encouraged innovation in musical performance.
Plus: UVA frats suspended; boy with fake gun shot; tribal murder-suicide; police ambushed at fire; Obama golfs with Jeter.
Workers are in the midst of a $60 million effort to fix 1,300 cracks in the 150-year-old cast iron as well as scour and repaint its surface.
The president’s recent secret order ensures that U.S. troops will have a direct role in fighting in the country for at least another year.
The 1.6 percent increase translates into increases of more than $3,000 for some of the highest-ranking officials.
The White House pledged to forcefully sell the overhauls to the American people, while many Republicans vowed to derail his efforts.
A group led by City Council president Francis Acosta has begun raising private funds to replace it with something that’s more impressive.
Prosecutors and defense attorneys disagree whether the lack of jail sentences signals the Turnpike case wasn’t a worthwhile prosecution.
To students and colleagues alike, he was a father figure and a strong male African-American role model who was both firm and caring.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart, Mohammad Javad Zarif, reversed plans to leave Vienna on Friday.
Capt. Derek Herrera had vowed to walk at the event that also marked his retirement after 8½ years in the military.
A rookie New York City police officer shot and killed an unarmed 28-year-old man in a darkened stairwell in Brooklyn late Thursday night.
A two-year investigation by the GOP-controlled House Intelligence Committee asserted no wrongdoing by Obama administration appointees.
Authorities publicly appealed on national radio Friday to the unidentified robbers to hand over the samples stolen from the minibus taxi.
PLUS: Russia-China rail sought; China cracks down; Docs show U.K. spying; S. Africa moves rhinos
PLUS: Newtown shooting; Buffalo faces flooding; renewable fuels.
Light Up Night began at noon today with a tree lighting at the City-County Building, Downtown.
A variety of traffic shifts and restrictions will be in place as a result, PennDOT announced.
The ramp will close at 6 p.m. today and reopen by 5 a.m. Monday as crews remove a wall and work on signs.
The restrictions will be in place after 10 p.m. today and end by 6 a.m. Monday.
GOP lawmakers filed the suit the morning after the president announced unilateral executive actions to expand protections for immigrants.
Adam Lanza’s social isolation and obsession with mass killings have been detailed by police reports.
The announcement came just a few hours after the hospital reported that the patient was being evaluated.
The warrants show police were interested in scouring Eric Frein’s Internet activity, downloads, writings, images, map history and contacts.