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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 18:18:00 GMT2016-12-10T18:18:00ZGov. Christie may have picked a winner, but he isn't acting like one lately. Instead of taking a victory lap after his early bet on Donald Trump proved correct, Christie has been avoiding public scrutiny as he weathers the worst approval ratings of his tenure and the attention to his non-selection (so far) for a job joining the president-elect in Washington.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 18:00:09 GMT2016-12-10T18:00:09ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Donald Trump's presidential transition team on Saturday challenged the veracity of U.S. intelligence assessments concluding that Russia was trying to tip the November election to the Republican.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:08:03 GMT2016-12-10T17:08:03ZFor the second year in a row, Gov. Wolf has opted out of Pennsylvania's premiere political event, held in New York City.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 17:02:36 GMT2016-12-10T17:02:36ZHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Anyone hoping Pennsylvania's 20 "unbound" Electoral College members might turn against Republican president-elect Donald Trump is almost certainly going to be disappointed.
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:05:52 GMT2016-12-10T11:05:52ZHAMMONTON, N.J. - Santa Claus - and Kellyanne Conway - are coming to town Saturday. But apparently, nobody wants to talk about it.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 11:05:18 GMT2016-12-10T11:05:18ZWest Chester Mayor Carolyn Comitta said Friday her lead in the race for a Chester County state House seat has increased -- from 18, to 26 votes.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:41:45 GMT2016-12-10T10:41:45ZA Philadelphia judge said he will rule Monday on the Green Party-backed petition for a statewide Pennsylvania recount, but signaled that the clock may be running out because the state must certify its election results for the Electoral College vote.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 05:00:09 GMT2016-12-10T05:00:09ZTRENTON - New Jersey lawmakers are considering a new tool to boost the state's underfunded pension system: Allow the Treasury Department to purchase unlimited bonds from the state's transportation fund.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 04:27:02 GMT2016-12-10T04:27:02ZWASHINGTON (AP) - With less than hour to spare, the Senate late Friday backed legislation averting a government shutdown as coal-state Democrats retreated on long-term health care benefits for retired miners but promised a renewed fight for the working class next year.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:36:03 GMT2016-12-10T03:36:03ZWASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence officials to conduct a broad review of election-season cyberattacks, including the email hacks that rattled the presidential campaign and raised fresh concerns about Russia's meddling in U.S. elections, the White House said Friday.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:19:29 GMT2016-12-10T00:19:29ZWASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Donald Trump's transition team is asking Energy Department employees for information about the agency's operations and personnel, including a list of employees and contractors who attended international meetings on climate change over the past five years.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:42:04 GMT2016-12-09T23:42:04ZAlbert Eisenberg took a bus and two subway trains to get from Philadelphia to Manhattan for the swankiest political event in Pennsylvania politics.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:27:09 GMT2016-12-09T23:27:09ZCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - John Glenn will lie in state in Ohio's capitol building before a celebration of his life of military and government service and two history-making voyages into space.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:10:10 GMT2016-12-09T22:10:10ZNEW YORK (AP) - Donald Trump's continued stake in television's "Celebrity Apprentice" adds to questions about potential conflicts between his personal and public responsibilities, while raising new ones about NBC.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:22:59 GMT2016-12-09T21:22:59Z"But you are a woman! And you are a Democratic woman! And Hillary Clinton as best I can tell is a woman! I just don't get it!"
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:09:04 GMT2016-12-09T21:09:04ZTOKYO (AP) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won parliamentary approval Friday for ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, despite U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's plan to withdraw from the 12-nation trade pact.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:00:08 GMT2016-12-09T21:00:08ZKABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Afghanistan has fallen so far from Americans' consciousness that some may have forgotten it's called the forgotten war.
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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:43:53 GMT2016-12-09T19:43:53ZDETROIT (AP) - Companies can now test self-driving cars on Michigan public roads without a driver or steering wheel under new laws that could push the state to the forefront of autonomous vehicle development.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:34:15 GMT2016-12-09T19:34:15ZWASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court will decide whether a Tennessee man convicted for his role selling iodine water purification filters to methamphetamine makers can be required to forfeit nearly $70,000 in profits.
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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:20:41 GMT2016-12-09T19:20:41ZLOS ANGELES (AP) - Donald Trump is gone from the boardroom of NBC's reboot of "Celebrity Apprentice" but he's kept a business connection to the reality show.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:05:40 GMT2016-12-09T19:05:40ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Still grappling with Donald Trump's surprise election, the nation's business community has begun to pressure the president-elect to abandon campaign-trail pledges of mass deportation and other hard-line immigration policies that some large employers fear would hurt the economy.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:43:06 GMT2016-12-09T16:43:06ZChaka Fattah is facing some serious prison time next week at his sentencing hearing on federal corruption charges. We don't expect U.S. District Judge Harvey Bartle III to give the 60-year-old ex-congressman the 17 to 22 years the feds are asking for, but a double-digit sentence is entirely possible.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:00:08 GMT2016-12-09T16:00:08ZLANSING, Michigan (AP) - Donald Trump is nearing a decision on who will lead the Republican National Committee and could tap Michigan Republican Party chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel for a leadership post Friday during his visit to Grand Rapids.
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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:37:03 GMT2016-12-09T14:37:03ZWASHINGTON (AP) - The likelihood that young adults will earn more than their parents has plummeted in recent decades, a study has found, fueling concerns that the American dream of steady upward mobility is foundering amid a widening wealth gap.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:35:46 GMT2016-12-09T14:35:46ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Sen. Harry Reid bid farewell to the Senate Thursday after 30 years in the chamber and more than a decade as top Democrat, a remarkable run during which he shepherded key Obama administration legislation including the sweeping health care law.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:33:58 GMT2016-12-09T14:33:58ZOTTAWA, Ontario (AP) - Outgoing U.S. Vice President Joe Biden hailed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and German Chancellor Angela Merkel as genuine leaders during a time when they are in short supply at a state dinner in his honor in Canada on Thursday night.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:29:11 GMT2016-12-09T14:29:11ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Donald Trump's campaign spent about $94 million in its final push for the White House, according to new fundraising reports filed Thursday.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:17:42 GMT2016-12-09T14:17:42ZAlso in Tattle: Leonardo DiCaprio, Sarah Jessica Parker, Candace Cameron Bure, Kobe Bryant, Mick Jagger
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:14:34 GMT2016-12-09T14:14:34ZWASHINGTON (AP) - Hillary Clinton decried the rise of fake news as an "epidemic" during a speech on Capitol Hill.
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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:30:49 GMT2016-12-09T06:30:49ZChester County on Thursday ordered a hand recount of 190,462 paper ballots cast in last month's election, as former Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein continues her bid for a statewide recount.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:30:49 GMT2016-12-09T06:30:49ZPhiladelphia City Council will consider banning the use of "conversion therapy," a treatment meant to change a person's sexual orientation, on anyone under the age of 18.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:30:49 GMT2016-12-09T06:30:49ZPhiladelphia will soon be the first city in the nation to ban employers from asking job applicants for their salary history, a question advocates say perpetuates pay discrimination against women and minorities.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:30:48 GMT2016-12-09T06:30:48ZChester County will count 14 of the 15 unopened provisional ballots in a tight state House race, following a County Court order.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:30:47 GMT2016-12-09T06:30:47ZChaka Fattah's lawyers pushed back against prosecutors Thursday, calling the two-decade-long sentence they recommended for the former congressman "extreme" and "unnecessarily harsh."
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:27:08 GMT2016-12-09T02:27:08ZDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - In the midst of his Cabinet deliberations, President-elect Donald Trump flew to Ohio Thursday to meet with victims and families after the latest U.S. outbreak of violence, a somber duty that became all too familiar to his predecessor.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:33:52 GMT2016-12-09T01:33:52ZGov. Christie this week filed three nominations for Superior Court in Camden and Burlington counties. The nominees, announced late Wednesday, are Linda W. Eynon of Cherry Hill, Christine Susan Orlando of Haddon Heights, both for positions in Camden, and Yolanda Carmen Rodriguez of Mount Laurel, whom the governor nominated to the bench in Burlington County.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:18:05 GMT2016-12-09T01:18:05ZWASHINGTON (AP) - President-elect Donald Trump is naming former wrestling executive Linda McMahon to lead the Small Business Administration.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:09:03 GMT2016-12-09T01:09:03ZCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Abortions would be banned after 20 weeks under a bill Republican lawmakers passed Thursday, adding to legislation already on its way to Republican Gov. John Kasich that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected.