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British family deported after illicit US border crossing

Oct. 16, 2019 5:58 PM EDT

A British family that made an unauthorized crossing from Canada into the United States was deported Wednesday after nearly two weeks in federal custody, ending an ordeal that family members called the worst of their lives. The extended Connors family, which includes four adults, toddler twins and an infant, had...

Woman to stand trial in fatal shooting of ex-boyfriend

Sep. 24, 2019 12:07 PM EDT

READING, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who authorities say fatally shot her ex-boyfriend and fled to Florida after learning he had fathered a child with another woman will stand trial on murder charges. A judge issued the ruling Monday during a preliminary hearing for Danishka Otero-Velez. The...

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

Sep. 18, 2019 2:50 PM EDT

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Pennsylvania's newspapers: No matter who stops the raw sewage, it's going to cost Harrisburg residents Harrisburg Patriot News/ Sept. 18 For several decades, the clock has been ticking, and leaders in Harrisburg have been kicking the clock down...