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Memos signed by DHS secretary outline new guidelines for deporting undocumented immigrants
Memos signed by DHS secretary outline new guidelines for deporting undocumented immigrants

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has signed sweeping new guidelines that empower federal authorities to more aggressively detain and deport illegal immigrants inside the United States and at the border.In a pair of memos, Kelly offered more detail on...

Sebastopol, Gold Ridge fire departments to divvy up benefactor’s bequest
Sebastopol, Gold Ridge fire departments to divvy up benefactor’s bequest

It was a nearly $83,000 bequest from the estate of a late Bloomfield woman who meant to thank firefighters for the many times they’d responded to her calls for help with falls and other medical issues.But the gift from Esther Patton, apparently intended...

With STD and HIV rates on the rise, here’s where to get tested
With STD and HIV rates on the rise, here’s where to get tested
LA County leaders want options in place before Obamacare repeal
LA County leaders want options in place before Obamacare repeal
Hundreds rally in Dallas in support of immigrants, refugees
Hundreds rally in Dallas in support of immigrants, refugees
Fiesta medal contest deadline is March 27
Fiesta medal contest deadline is March 27

CaptionCloseThough exact numbers are difficult to pin down, the number of 2017 Fiesta medals currently in circulation — two months out from the first official crack of a cascarón — is estimated in the gazillions.Already, various Fiesta...

Carter scores 24, No. 9 WVU beats Texas Tech 83-74 in 2 OTs
Carter scores 24, No. 9 WVU beats Texas Tech 83-74 in 2 OTs

CaptionCloseMORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Jevon Carter scored a season-high 24 points to lead No. 9 West Virginia to an 83-74 victory in double-overtime over Texas Tech on Saturday.West Virginia (21-6, 9-5 Big 12) let a late lead slip away and was forced...

Trump attempts a reset with a rally, new staff and a renewed fight with the media
Trump attempts a reset with a rally, new staff and a renewed fight with the media
Legacy of Roe v. Wade endures after death of woman who sued
Legacy of Roe v. Wade endures after death of woman who sued
Northampton County authorities seek Greg Vosper -- fugitive of the week
Northampton County authorities seek Greg Vosper -- fugitive of the week
Warren County authorities seek Daniel Dilliard -- fugitive of the week
Warren County authorities seek Daniel Dilliard -- fugitive of the week

Daniel Dilliard (Courtesy photo)  Daniel Dilliard, 22, is wanted on a narcotics warrant dated Aug. 9, 2016, according to the Warren County Prosecutor's Office. Dilliard, whose last known address is in the 500 block of Race Street in Catasauqua, is described...

Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe of Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, dies at 69
Norma McCorvey, Jane Roe of Roe v. Wade decision legalizing abortion, dies at 69

Norma McCorvey, who was 22, unwed, mired in addiction and poverty, and desperate for a way out of an unwanted pregnancy when she became Jane Roe, the pseudonymous plaintiff of the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade that established a constitutional...

Hundreds take Polar Plunge on a balmy February day (PHOTOS)
Hundreds take Polar Plunge on a balmy February day (PHOTOS)
Massive LA-area storm leaves 4 dead, thousands still without power
Massive LA-area storm leaves 4 dead, thousands still without power
Executive order that incarcerated Japanese Americans is 75
Executive order that incarcerated Japanese Americans is 75
Massive Southern California storm leaves 4 dead, thousands still without power
Massive Southern California storm leaves 4 dead, thousands still without power

Los Angeles awoke Saturday reeling from the tail of a massive storm that slammed into Southern California, killing four residents as it flooded freeways, prompted mudslides and blew down trees and power lines, leaving tens of thousands in the dark.The deluge...

2nd fire in Easton home is considered suspicious, chief says
2nd fire in Easton home is considered suspicious, chief says

The Easton Fire Department is seeking the public's help after determining the origin of a second fire that destroyed a duplex early Saturday morning is suspicious. Fire Chief John Bast asks anyone who saw or heard anything about the blaze to call...

Lawyers for 'Dreamer' detained in Seattle allege authorities tampered with client's note
Lawyers for 'Dreamer' detained in Seattle allege authorities tampered with client's note
Report: Jessie James, Billy Kidd arrested after being tossed out of Lubbock bar
Report: Jessie James, Billy Kidd arrested after being tossed out of Lubbock bar
Texas judge allows lawsuit against Selena widower to proceed
Texas judge allows lawsuit against Selena widower to proceed
#bestlastdays Rescuers mourn N.J. dog saved from puddle
#bestlastdays Rescuers mourn N.J. dog saved from puddle

Zeke, an older yellow Labrador found in a roadside puddle, died on Friday shortly after being adopted, the Big Dog Rescue Project announced Saturday. "Everyone fell in love with a sweet old dog who never complained and who was grateful for a pat on...

Electronic media searches at border crossings raise worry
Electronic media searches at border crossings raise worry

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Watchdog groups that keep tabs on digital privacy rights are concerned that U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents are searching the phones and other digital devices of international travelers at border checkpoints in U.S. airports.The issue...

Powerful storm slams California, bringing mudslides, sinkholes and deadly winds
Powerful storm slams California, bringing mudslides, sinkholes and deadly winds
AP Exclusive: Hundreds of Texans may have voted improperly
AP Exclusive: Hundreds of Texans may have voted improperly
A month of the 45th president: Tweets and turmoil for Trump
A month of the 45th president: Tweets and turmoil for Trump