Twitter gears you up for the Great American Eclipse

Preparing for Monday's Great American Eclipse in 140 charterers or less at a time and lots of graphic simulations. CNN actually posted an eclipse poll on Twitter? And remember, eyes to the sky only if you're wearing your protection. Coast-to-coast on Aug 21, NASA will cover the total solar eclipse from the ground, air, space and…

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Police hunt for road-raging white driver who killed black teen with gunshot to the head

A 18-year-old West Chester, Pennsylvania, woman, who was thought killed in a car wreck on Wednesday afternoon, actually died from a gunshot would to the head in what West Goshen Township police are now referring to as a road-rage incident. Bianca Nikol Roberson, 18. (Facebook photo) Police said they are looking for a white man, 30…

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Philadelphia Cinco de Mayo parade canceled over Trump immigration crackdown fears

PHILADELPHIA -- Organizers of an annual Cinco de Mayo festival in Philadelphia have canceled this year's celebration over fears of an immigration crackdown, according to a report by NBC10. El Carnaval de Puebla usually attracts about 15,000 attendees, according to organizers, but recent reports of increased arrests of unauthorized immigrants led planners to cancel because of…

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Pennsylvania pastor charged in faith-healing death of 2-year-old granddaughter

A pastor in a fundamentalist Christian sect that rejects doctors and drugs has been charged in the death of a child -- his own granddaughter -- from medical neglect. The novel prosecution is raising hopes among some advocates that it might spur change in a church that has resisted it. Faith Tabernacle Congregation has long told…

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'More mail than Santa': Electors urged to buck Trump

Northampton County is sending three residents to Harrisburg on Monday, for Pennsylvania's 58th Electoral College. All three say they've been inundated with Hillary Clinton supporters urging them not to back Donald Trump, who won 20 electoral votes Nov. 8 in taking Pennsylvania. "I've had more mail than Santa," said Gloria "Lee" Snover, a Bethlehem Township resident…

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Ivanka Trump says her father will narrow the gender wage gap

Ivanka Trump Sunday stopped at four Eastern Pennsylvania destinations in an attempt to sway voters in the critical battleground state. The "Coffee with Ivanka" series hosted by the fashion mogul began in Philadelphia, had two events in New Cumberland, Cumberland County and ended at Best Western Eden Resort in Hanover Township, Northampton County. After being greeted…

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Orlando police ID 'Voice' star Christina Grimmie's killer

Kevin James Loibl Orlando Police Department ORLANDO -- Orlando police identified the shooter of singer Christina Grimmie as a 27-year-old Florida man. The Orlando Police Department tweeted a photo late Saturday afternoon of Kevin James Loibl of St. Petersburg and identified him as the man who walked up to Grimmie after her concert Friday night and…

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Frightening antibiotic-resistant superbug scientists have warned us about has reached the US

Pennsylvania health officials are among those on the front lines of a fight against a new threat from antibiotic-resistant bacteria. A 49-year-old Pennsylvania resident was diagnosed with the United States' first human case of a strain of bacteria that is resistant to an antibiotic used as a last-resort drug. Gov. Tom Wolf issued a public-safety statement…

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