Multi-car pileups claim 4 lives on icy Pennsylvania highways

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Several multi-car pileups — including one involving dozens of vehicles — in icy conditions on interstates in the Philadelphia area claimed at least four lives and injured dozens on Sunday as hundreds of crashes were reported across eastern Pennsylvania, authorities said.


GOP field scrambles as RNC sets debate plan

CORONADO, Calif. (AP) — As the leading GOP prospects for the White House ramp up their national outreach, Republicans unveiled plans Friday for a primary season aimed at keeping the nominee unscathed and ready to take on the Democratic candidate heading toward Election Day.

  • Written by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press THOMAS BEAUMONT, Associated Press

Police: Teen sweethearts blaze trail of crime across South

LEITCHFIELD, Ky. (AP) — Police say unless they surrender, the "outcome is not going to be good" for two teenage sweethearts who have blazed a trail of crime across the South, leaving in their wake a string of stolen vehicles and pilfered checks while stirring concern about their increasingly bold behavior.

  • Written by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press DYLAN LOVAN, Associated Press

Gay marriage: High court sets stage for historic ruling

WASHINGTON (AP) — Setting the stage for a potentially historic ruling, the Supreme Court announced Friday it will decide whether same-sex couples have a right to marry everywhere in America under the Constitution.

  • Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press