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Charles Koch slams 'corporate welfare'

As top GOP presidential candidates arrived at a hotel here to court the influential donors of the Koch network, Charles Koch called on retreat attendees to unite with him in a…

computer servers cyberattack

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Military still dealing with cyberattack 'mess'

A key military email system remains offline, one week after a cyberattack that one Defense Department official described as "serious."

Huma Abedin

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Close Hillary Clinton aide in pay dispute

A close aide of Hillary Clinton is disputing she was overpaid almost $10,000 when she left the State Department and is asking its inspector general to reassess its findings, her…

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Hillary Clinton's disclosure day

As document dumps go, Hillary Clinton's on Friday was an epic one.

The Democratic front-runner's presidential campaign took advantage of the State Department's afternoon release…

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Meet the GOP's $5 million donor club

In 2012, six Republicans gave $5 million or more over the course of the entire presidential campaign. For 2016, nine Republicans gave $5 million or more in the first six months.

Emails reviewed by intelligence staff for sensitive material

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Clinton's private server emails heavily redacted

A new tranche of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails from her private server, released Friday, have been heavily redacted with sensitive information kept from…

Trans-Pacific Partnership deal runs into opposition

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Negotiations stall on biggest trade deal ever

President Obama will have to wait longer to announce the biggest free trade deal in history. Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiators wrapped up their most recent talks in Hawaii on…

Feds grant Allentown more time to submit required documents

Feds grant Allentown more time to submit documents

Allentown city officials asked for more time and got it to get together all the information that's being collected in connection with a federal probe.

GOP presidential contender speaks to conservative Christians

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Trump team probing staffer's Facebook posts

Donald Trump's presidential campaign is investigating a staffer after racially-charged Facebook posts he allegedly wrote were uncovered Friday.

Sam Nunberg, a Trump political…

The Clintons's tax rate estimated at above 30%

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Clintons earned nearly $141M from '07 to '14

Hillary and Bill Clinton earned nearly $141 million over the course of eight years and paid $43 million in federal taxes, according to tax returns her campaign released Friday.

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Donald Trump and the Mob

Donald Trump's glittering empire of New York skyscrapers and Atlantic City casinos have long had a darker side, allegations that the mob helped build them.

 

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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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Trump aide apologizes for rape comment

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A top adviser to Donald Trump apologized for comments he made about marital rape.

Obama: 'I think if I ran I could win, but I can't'

President Barack Obama speaking in Ethiopia

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President Barack Obama can't run for re-election next year, but he told African Union delegates in Ethiopia that if he could run again he thinks he could win.

Obama: Huckabee's Iran comments 'so sad'

Obama on Huckabee

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President Barack Obama is firing back at the latest criticism of his nuclear deal with Iran.

Trump tops poll as Huckabee courts controversy

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A new poll has Donald Trump on top of the Republican field and it's a different member of his party causing controversy over the weekend.

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    On this day: August 2

    America formally declares its independence, the U.S. Census is born, a president dies, JFK becomes a hero, and a young Robert Zimmerman changes his name, all on this day.

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Violent home invasion in Chester County

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WEST VINCENT TWP., Pa.

The search is on for the guy behind a violent home invasion robbery in Chester county.

LVPC executive director finds governor’s advisory board “impressive”

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ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Calling it a “real honor” to serve on Governor Wolf’s newly formed advisory board on economic development, Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) Executive Director Becky Bradley described her first meeting with the governor and fellow advisory board members earlier Thursday in Harrisburg as an “interesting and refreshing collaborative effort with an impressive broad-based group of professionals”.

Montco Health Department to distribute free potassium iodide tablets

NORRISTOWN, Pa.

The Montgomery County Health Department will provide free potassium iodide (KI) tablets to Montgomery residents who live, work or attend schools within a 10-mile radius of the Limerick Generating Station, on Thursday, August 6 from 9:00am to 3:00pm, at the Pottstown Health Center, 364 King Street, Pottstown, PA. 

A&H Sportswear closing Nazareth plant Sept. 1

NAZARETH, Pa

A&H Sportswear Company permanently is closing its Nazareth plant on Sept. 1.

 
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