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Published: Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:39:42 GMT2017-08-24T10:39:42Z

 



The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at Phoenix rally

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:39:42 GMT2017-08-24T10:39:42Z

He's showed up at a number of Trump rallies. He's been in a controversial cult, has called Oprah "the Devil" and thinks Hillary Clinton is a KKK member.



Second largest jackpot in Powerball history has a winner

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 10:39:20 GMT2017-08-24T10:39:20Z

The ticket was purchased at the Handy Variety convenience store in Watertown, Mass., a town about 9 miles west of Boston.



Market shift pitches Dranoff toward condos on South Broad corner

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 09:47:27 GMT2017-08-24T09:47:27Z

The developer's earlier vision of a 22-story building with 76 hotel rooms and 83 apartments - to have been developed with Los Angeles hospitality mogul Sam Nazarian's SBE Entertainment Group - has been supplanted by a new proposal with 56 "high-end" condo units.



Within 24 hours, a pair of wildly different Trump speeches

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 09:17:07 GMT2017-08-24T09:17:07Z

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Within a 24-hour span, President Donald Trump delivered one speech in which he tore into the media and members of his own party, and a second in which he called for national unity and love.



Lucky numbers for $700M Powerball jackpot drawn

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 09:13:27 GMT2017-08-24T09:13:27Z

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Lottery players across the U.S. scooped up $2 Powerball tickets in hopes of beating the odds and winning a massive $700 million jackpot in Wednesday night's drawing.



Lucky numbers for $758.7M Powerball jackpot drawn

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 09:12:49 GMT2017-08-24T09:12:49Z

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Lottery players across the U.S. scooped up $2 Powerball tickets in hopes of beating the odds and winning a massive $758.7 million jackpot in Wednesday night's drawing.



Navy dismisses 7th Fleet commander after warship accidents

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 04:18:08 GMT2017-08-24T04:18:08Z

TOKYO (AP) - The commander of the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet has been relieved of duty following a series of warship accidents that raised questions about its operations in the Pacific.



Coatesville police make an arrest in racist, anti-Semitic graffiti

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 03:44:19 GMT2017-08-24T03:44:19Z

Vandals left racist and anti-Semitic graffiti on several spots in Coatesville early Tuesday morning and then continued into neighboring Valley Township.



Final jurors picked for Menendez corruption trial

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 03:30:03 GMT2017-08-24T03:30:03Z

The racially mixed jury, divided equally between men and women, will return Sept. 6 for opening statements. The trial is expected to last about two months.



Republican Senate candidate Jeff Bartos launches TV ad swiping at expected rival Lou Barletta

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 02:44:42 GMT2017-08-24T02:44:42Z

Jeff Bartos, a Pennsylvania Republican running for U.S. Senate, signaled that he intends to fight the presumed party favorite expected to join the contest, launching a statewide TV ad taking a swipe at Rep. Lou Barletta, a Trump ally.



Girl Scouts accuse Boy Scouts of covertly recruiting girls

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 02:43:25 GMT2017-08-24T02:43:25Z

NEW YORK (AP) - Inflaming a century-old and mostly cordial rivalry, the president of the Girl Scouts of the USA is accusing the Boy Scouts of seeking to covertly recruit girls into their programs while disparaging the Girl Scouts' operations.



Union outclassed by Toronto FC in 3-0 loss

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 02:31:21 GMT2017-08-24T02:31:21Z

Jim Curtin made the point loud and clear this week that he believes Toronto FC is not just the best team in MLS this year, but one of the best MLS teams of all time. That point was proven with some force on Wednesday.



Within 24 hours, a pair of wildly different Trump speeches

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:45:17 GMT2017-08-24T01:45:17Z

RENO, Nev. (AP) - It was a tale of two Trumps in the desert Southwest.



Tommy John to debut its first underwear store at King of Prussia Mall

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:27:30 GMT2017-08-24T01:27:30Z

Following in the footsteps of successful online retailers Warby Parker, Bonobos and Untuckit, Tommy John debuts is first store at king of Prussia Mall in October.



Former CIA agent wants to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:23:57 GMT2017-08-24T01:23:57Z

WASHINGTON (AP) - Former undercover CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson is looking to crowdfund enough money to buy Twitter so President Donald Trump can't use it.



FaceTime-distracted teen hit, hospitalized

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:23:37 GMT2017-08-24T01:23:37Z

Phone obsessed pedestrians are a growing risk, too



Passenger says SEPTA engineer seemed 'rushed' before crash and was speeding

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:20:17 GMT2017-08-24T01:20:17Z

A passenger on the train that crashed at 69th Street Transportation Center on Tuesday has filed suit against SEPTA, and with it provided a narrative of the events leading to the collision that includes reports of excessive speed and an operator who seemed "rushed."



Verizon still investigating man in company gear who was in Va. pro-Nazi rally

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:49:32 GMT2017-08-24T00:49:32Z

Though there's no publicly available video, Verizon is looking into reports that an employee could have been wearing his company gear at the white supremacist rally.



How the Frank Rizzo monument could come down: Here's the contract

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:47:36 GMT2017-08-24T00:47:36Z

The original contract between the city and the committee that paid for the monument spells it out.



Facing new trial, Creato pleads guilty in death of 3-year-old son

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 00:42:55 GMT2017-08-24T00:42:55Z

David "D.J." Creato's retrial had been scheduled for Sept. 11.