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A tractor with a power brush clears snow, Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020, in New York's Times Square. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

'Unbelievable' snowfall blankets parts of the Northeast

Dec. 17, 2020 6:31 PM EST

GLENVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — The Northeast’s first whopper snowstorm of the season buried parts of upstate New York under more than 3 feet (1 meter) of snow, broke records in cities and towns across the region, and left plow drivers struggling to clear the roads as snow piled up at more than 4 inches (10...

Couple charged with severe abuse of their 8 children

Dec. 4, 2020 1:53 PM EST

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A Williamsport couple who mistreated their eight children with abuse that included severe beatings, starvation and molestation for over a decade have been charged with endangerment and other counts, authorities said Friday. Their arrests capped a seven-month investigation that...

Federal judge throws out Trump campaign bid to prevent Pennsylvania vote certification

Nov. 21, 2020 6:26 PM EST
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Federal judge throws out Trump campaign bid to prevent Pennsylvania vote certification.
Former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani, a lawyer for President Donald Trump, pauses as he speaks during a news conference on legal challenges to vote counting in Pennsylvania, Saturday Nov. 7, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

A rusty Giuliani returns to the courtroom on Trump's behalf

Nov. 18, 2020 7:22 PM EST

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Rudy Giuliani, representing a client inside a courtroom for the first time in nearly three decades, showed some rust as he tried to make the case that President Donald Trump has been robbed of reelection. The former federal prosecutor and New York City mayor, who has taken over...

The United States Courthouse is seen, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020, in Williamsport, Pa. A hearing on the Trump campaign's federal lawsuit seeking to prevent Pennsylvania officials from certifying the vote results remains on track for Tuesday at the courthouse after a judge quickly denied the campaign's new lawyer's request for a delay. (AP Photo/Mark Scolforo)

In court, Giuliani argues to block Biden win in Pennsylvania

Nov. 17, 2020 8:37 PM EST

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, returned to federal court Tuesday after a long hiatus to accuse Democrats in control of big cities of hatching a nationwide conspiracy to steal the election, even though no such evidence has emerged in the two weeks since...