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Trump voters know he lies. They just don't care.

A majority of Republicans voters in Florida, Wisconsin, Ohio, and Pennsylvania agree that President Trump exaggerates or outright lies, but they simply don't care, a new poll by the Republican consultant Firehouse Strategies has found. Sixty-eight percent of the "Trump Country" Republicans agree Trump stretches the truth ...

- The Week - US

Philadelphia police seek suspect who robbed Korean veteran.

Philadelphia police are searching for a man who followed a Korean War veteran home and robbed him shortly after the victim left a store where he bought lottery tickets.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Police ambush gunman's sister calls him her 'protector'.

The younger sister of a man who fatally shot a Pennsylvania State Police trooper in a 2014 ambush says he was her "protector" against their abusive parents.

- WRAL.com - US

Converging possibilities: Oklahoma City's innovation district.

Cities rise above international competitors not just through their ability to innovate within single industries—say, auto, steel or energy—but also by identifying new points of convergence across them. Pittsburgh's renewal, for example, has been spurred by its research in new technologies—robotics, artificial ...

- Brookings - US

Police ambush gunman's sister calls him her 'protector'.

MILFORD, Pa. — The younger sister of a man who fatally shot a Pennsylvania State Police trooper in a 2014 ambush says he was her "protector" against their abusive parents.

- Billings Gazette - US

Trump's promises versus Trump in real life.

Washington - Back in October, as he neared the end of his campaign, Donald Trump told an audience in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, of his plans for his first 100 days in office should he become president. After his shock election victory, the 100-day milestone is now very close. But much rem...

- The Raw Story - US

Voters grade President Trump as he nears 100 days in office.

ABC News' David Muir traveled to counties in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan, where the election was decided by less than 1 percent, to talk with voters.

- ABC News - US

'Build Spaceships, Not Walls': One Student's Take at the March for Science | Video.

Paige Campbell, an astrophysics and meteorology student of Pennsylvania State University, explains why she's marching in the March for Science in Washington D.C. on April 22, 2017.

- Space.com - US

A better way to pasteurize eggs.

An Agricultural Research Service scientist in Pennsylvania and his colleagues have developed a technology that rapidly pasteurizes eggs and could sharply reduce the number of illnesses caused each year by egg-borne Salmonella bacteria.

- PhysOrg - NL

Rookie Guentzel making a splash for rested, ready Penguins.

PITTSBURGH — Jake Guentzel was surrounded. Boxed in, really.

- Billings Gazette - US

Pennsylvania restaurant tech company acquires Marietta, Ga.-based firm.

A Bucks County, Penn.-based restaurant technology company has filed another one based in metro Atlanta. Doylestown-based Sicom Systems Inc., a provider of end-to-end solutions for quick-service and fast-casual restaurant, has acquired RTI, a Marietta, Ga.-based technology provider for quick-service and fast-casual ...

- Atlanta Business Chronicle - US

News24.com | Freedom ahead for famous death row inmate?

This week should see whether Mumia Abu-Jamal will finally be granted his freedom after 35 years in prison for the murder of a Philadelphia police officer, writes Terry Bell.

- News24.com - ZA

Heyward, Russell power Cubs past Pirates

Jason Heyward is getting tired of talking about his rebuilt swing. Considering what the Chicago Cubs center fielder is doing at the plate these days, the conversation will soon flip from his new-look swing to the results. Heyward hit his third home run in four days, a sizzling line drive to right-center off Pittsburgh's ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Toy given to police officer as safety talisman gets to Ohio

Police in Ohio have received a stuffed toy given by a child to a Pennsylvania police officer to help keep him safe. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports a stuffed … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Toy given to police officer as safety talisman gets to Ohio

CINCINNATI — Police in Ohio have received a stuffed toy given by a child to a Pennsylvania police officer to help keep him safe.

- Billings Gazette - US

EpiPen Maker Mylan Sued State That Gave Preferred Status to Cheaper Alternative

As the price for the EpiPen emergency allergy treatment soared by some 600%, Medicaid regulators in one state tried to de-prioritize the drug in favor of a less-expensive alternative. EpiPen's pa...

- Yahoo! News - US

Nawaz Sharif is doing miserably: Musharraf

, April 25 : Criticising the ruling regime, former military ruler of Pakistan General Pervez Musharraf said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was doing 'miserably'."Prime Minister of Pakistan is doing miserably," he said on Monday while talking to journalist Bob Woodward at Yale University on US-Pakistan relations, adding, ...

- Sify - IN

Report: Trump to increase aid to PA

State Department documents indicate administration is cutting foreign aid across the world, but plans to increase aid to PA.

- Arutz Sheva - IL

U.S. Senate candidate uses image of China to attack construction in D.C.

Jeff Bartos's campaign in Pa. has mixed up Washington with a much, much larger city.

- Washington Post - US

Under Trump, coal communities are stuck between a rock and a hard place

If Trump wants to help coal communities recover, feeding them false hope about coal's revival isn't the answer.CREDIT: AP Photo/Gene J. PuskarBlair Zimmerman, Pennsylvania's Greene County Commissioner, knows coal. As a mine worker for 40 years and then a politician in southwestern Pennsylvania, he knows how important coal ...

- ThinkProgress - US

Trump is heading into the biggest week of his presidency

Joe Raedle / StaffWASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is heading into one of the most challenging weeks of his presidency, juggling a renewed health care push and a looming budget deadline. It's all complicated by a potential showdown with Democrats over paying for a border wall. The symbolic 100-day mark for the ...

- Business Insider - US

Does it really surprise you that The Chainsmokers have trouble spelling?

Pobody's nerfect, right guys? Right??? In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Saturday night, the internet's boyfriends The Chainsmokers ended their final set with a thank you note to their local fans. They jazzed up the background of the stage with some sparklers that lit up a message of gratitude to the people of Pittsburgh. ...

- Mashable! - US

As Zlatan Ibrahimovic vows to come back, meet the Hong Kong knee surgeon Manchester United hope can save his career

Manchester United superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic insisted his career was not over on Sunday – and a Hong Kong surgeon looks set to be tasked with saving his knee. The Swedish striker suffered serious knee ligament damage against Anderlecht in the Europa League on Thursday. According to reports in England, he will now ...

- South China Morning Post - HK

In Faded Steel Town, Reviews Are Mixed for Start of Trump Era

The people of Monessen, Pa., are watching whether President Donald Trump keeps his promise to reinvigorate the steel sector. Some are willing to give him more time, but others want more action.

- Wall Street Journal - US

Friends and family recall slain Pennsylvania Trooper at trial

While they ponder the sentencing of a convicted killer, jurors are learning about the life of a slain Pennsylvania state trooper.         

- USA TODAY - US

Trump to mark 100th day with big rally

US President Donald Trump said that he will mark his 100th day in office on April 29 by "holding a big rally in Pennsylvania", the media reported.

- BDNews24 - BD

LGBT Protests of Chick-Fil-A at Duquesne University Garner National Attention

The ongoing saga of LGBT protests of an upcoming Chick-fil-A restaurant on campus at Duquesne University, a Catholic college in Pittsburgh, has taken on biblical dimensions as a test-case of safe spaces and microaggressions in American higher education.

- Breitbart - US

Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

MILFORD, Pa. — As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers...

- Townhall.com - US

Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about his father's influence on the gunman, a college dropout and ne'er-do-well who lived with his parents into his 30s.

- WRAL.com - US

Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

MILFORD, Pa. — As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about his father's influence on the gunman, a college…

- Billings Gazette - US

Police ambush killer's strategy to avoid death: Blame Dad

MILFORD, Pa. " As Eric Frein tries to avoid death row for ambushing two Pennsylvania State Police troopers at their barracks, defense lawyers are suggesting they intend to raise questions about his father's influence on the gunman,...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Ditching Press Dinner, Trump Plans Rally Instead

Eschewing tradition in Washington, DC, President Trump on Saturday will become the first commander in chief since Ronald Reagan—who was then recuperating from an assassination attempt—to skip the annual White House Correspondents Dinner, and instead will head to Harrisburg, Pa., to hold a rally, reports NBC News . ...

- Newser - US

Nearly 100 Days In, Trump Voter In One Rust Belt County Shares Concerns

Jamie Ruppert of Pennsylvania supports President Trump, but says she'd give his first few months in office a B- or C+. He "stepped up" for the people of Syria, she says, but failed at health care.

- NPR - US

Donald Trump says he'll mark 100 days with Pennsylvania rally

President Donald Trump says he'll mark his 100th day in office with a "BIG" rally in Pennsylvania. Trump hits 100 days on April 29 next Saturday.

- Times Of India - IN

Donald Trump to mark 100th day with big rally

US President Donald Trump said that he will mark his 100th day in office on April 29 by "holding a big rally in Pennsylvania".

- Zee News - IN

Donald Trump Plans Rally For Night Of White House Correspondents' Dinner

Counter-programming? President Donald Trump will stage a BIG rally in Pennsylvania next Saturday night, which just so happens to be the evening of the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner that he's already rebuffed. Trump had already broken with tradition by announcing, in February, that he wouldn't attend ...

- Deadline.com - US

Man working on NFL draft stage falls, is injured

Authorities say a man working on the stage for next week's NFL draft in Philadelphia was injured when he fell 30 feet from the roof. Philadelphia police say the 27-year-old … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Trump announces 'BIG rally' to mark 100th day in office

President Trump announced he's holding a rally in Pennsylvania Saturday, the same night as the White House Correspondents Dinner

- CBS NEWS - US

Skipping correspondents' dinner, Trump will instead rally in Pennsylvania

President Trump has chosen to hold a campaign rally in Pennsylvania next Saturday rather than attend the annual dinner of White House correspondents.

- Stars and Stripes - US

On Earth Day, an environment-minded Republican turns to birds

NEW HOPE, Pa. - In his white dress shirt and black pin-striped pants, U.S. Representative Brian Fitzpatrick stood out from the other birdwatchers gathered near a grove of bud-studded trees in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, on Saturday morning.

- Reuters - US

Trump Says He Will Hold Rally While Skipping Correspondents’ Dinner

In a Twitter message, the president said he would be 'holding a BIG rally in Pennsylvania' on April 29, the night the press corps will gather for its annual black-tie event.

- New York Times - US

Man working on NFL draft stage falls, is injured

PHILADELPHIA — Authorities say a man working on the stage for next week's NFL draft in Philadelphia was injured when he fell 30 feet from the roof.

- Billings Gazette - US

President Trump is planning 'a BIG rally in Pennsylvania' during the White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Trump announced in February he would skip the White House Correspondents' Dinner, which is scheduled for April 29. On Saturday, Trump tweeted his alternative plans for that day: Next Saturday night I will be holding a BIG rally in Pennsylvania. Look forward to it! — Donald J. Trump April 22, 2017 The last ...

- The Week - US

Trump to hold rally same night as White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Donald Trump announced Saturday that he is holding a rally the same night as the White House Correspondents' Dinner.'Next Saturday night I will be holding a BIG rally in Pennsylvania. Look forward to it,' the president tweeted.The rally will be held in Harrisburg, Pa., on April 29, which also marks the 100th day ...

- POLITICO - US

Man working on NFL draft stage falls, is injured

PHILADELPHIA — Authorities say a man working on the stage for next week's NFL draft in Philadelphia was injured when he fell 30 feet from the...

- Townhall.com - US

Trump to Hold Rally in Pennsylvania Night of White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Trump announced Saturday afternoon that he will be holding a rally that happens to be the same night as the White House Correspondents' Dinner.

- Breitbart - US

Trump to hold 100th day rally on same night as White House Correspondents' Dinner

President Trump on Saturday announced plans to hold a campaign rally in Pennsylvania on April 29, marking his 100th day in office. The White House did not offer additional details about where the rally would take place or what Trump's focus would be, referring questions to Trump's campaign apparatus....

- Baltimoresun.com - US

Trump skips White House Correspondents' Dinner to hold 100th day rally

President Trump plans to hold a campaign rally in Pennsylvania.

- Times-Picayune - US

Some of our wealthiest universities are getting big tax breaks

Some of Wealthiest Universities Are Getting Tax Breaks This article originally appeared on IBTimes.com. During his successful quest to win Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes, Donald Trump told the state's voters that colleges are fleecing taxpayers and enriching Wall Street. What a lot of people don...

- The Raw Story - US

Trump marking 100th day with 'big rally'

President Donald Trump tweeted Saturday that he will mark his 100th day in office on April 29 by "holding a BIG rally in Pennsylvania."

- CNN Top Stories - US

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