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Bernie Sanders

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Sanders says he's 'strong' on gun control

Bernie Sanders says he favors gun control measures just as strongly as his Democratic presidential rivals, touting his rural-state roots as key to his chances of enacting "real,…

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane

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Avenue to suspend Kane's law license could spark legal fight

With AG Kathleen Kane battling criminal charges, many eyes have turned to whether the state's highest court will invoke a sanction to quickly suspend her law license.

 New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie

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Christie attacks Hillary Clinton on emails

On the campaign trail Saturday, it didn't take much time for Chris Christie to attack Hillary Clinton on her private email use.

Donald Trump, Aug. 25, 2015

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Poll: Trump on top in Iowa, Carson making gains

Donald Trump is on top among Republicans in Iowa, but Ben Carson has zoomed to the front of the GOP pack in the state, a new poll has found.

Bernie Sanders

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Iowa poll: Sanders 7 points behind Clinton

Bernie Sanders continues to cut into Hillary Clinton's once-commanding lead among Iowa Democrats, closing to just 7 points of the party front-runner in the first-in-the-nation…

Donald Trump, Aug. 25, 2015

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#TrumpBible: The Gospel according to Trump

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump hasn't been shy on the campaign trail about his Presbyterian faith.

When asked if he's ever sought God's forgiveness he said he…

Christie to meet with Britain's prime minister

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Christie: Track immigrants like FedEx packages

Chris Christie said Saturday that if elected president, he will track undocumented immigrants like FedEx packages.

"I'm going to have Fred Smith, the founder of FedEx, come work…

Donald Trump, August 2015

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Trump courts tea party

Donald Trump took his colorful campaign to Nashville on Saturday, where he courted a constituency that some say he is tailor-made for: the tea party.

He competed in a presidential…

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Donald Trump denies event is a fundraiser

Donald Trump reiterated his claim Saturday that an event he attended the night before that charged $100-a-head -- and asked guests to cut checks payable to Donald J. Trump for…

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Donald Trump calls Anthony Weiner a 'perv'

Donald Trump on Saturday stood by his charge that disgraced former Rep. Anthony Weiner is a "perv," adding that he "obviously is psychologically disturbed" and alleging that his…

Hillary Clinton, Aug. 28, 2015

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Clinton relishes role as champion of women

Hillary Clinton couldn't have planned it better if she tried.

On Thursday, speaking in Ohio, the Democratic front-runner pulled a Donald Trump, using caustic language to describe…

 

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5 fun facts about Barack Obama

Obama preparing for Tuesday debate

Happy birthday, Mr. President! President Barack Obama turned 53 on Monday. Find out five interesting facts about the commander in chief.

The British Monarchy

Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday. Take a look at the family tree of the British monarchy and learn a bit about George's great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth.

The legacy of JFK

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John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

JFK was assassinated riding in the motorcade in Dallas, Texas 50 years ago.  Years later his legacy still lives on through his influence on the Peace Corps, the Space Race and in Civil Rights.  Take a look at this interactive to review a timeline of important events, as well as, watch and listen to powerful JFK speeches.

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Michigan trooper dragged to death

Michigan trooper dragged several miles

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Michigan State Police Trooper Chad Wolf died after being dragged several miles by an unwitting driver.

New Orleans still healing 10 years after Katrina

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It's been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina forever changed the city of New Orleans. President Obama touted recovery efforts on Thursday but concedes more work remains.

California State Auditor finds $4 million in waste

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The California State Auditor has found more than $4 million in waste at more than half a dozen state agencies.

Trump to reporter: 'Go back to Univision'

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A Univision reporter was escorted out of a Donald Trump press conference.

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    On this day: August 30

    The vacuum is invented, Ty Cobb makes his major-league debut, Bob Dylan releases "Highway 61 Revisited," and Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first black justice on the Supreme Court, all on this day.

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Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg

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COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including  at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough.

Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg

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COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including  at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough.

Local version of the "Sistine Chapel" trying to survive the test of time

Local version of the Sistine Chapel trying to survive
ALBANY TWP., Pa.

The Kempton Hotel has been around since 1874 and once inside you have to look up to see its rich history

Police seek armed robber who hit Domino's in Mt Pocono

Robber pokes gun into Dominos employee's ribs
MOUNT POCONO, Pa.

An armed robber who hit Domino's Pizza in Mount Pocono Thursday night is being sought by Pocono Mountain Regional Police.

 
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