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CHESTER COUNTY Recount confirms that Feldman won DOWNINGTOWN Borough Council member Ann Feldman will retain her office after a Monday recount confirmed that she won her Nov. 5 election by one vote, according to a Chester County spokeswoman.
NEW YORK - A week after four people died in a New York commuter-train derailment, two federal lawmakers proposed Sunday that trains nationwide be outfitted with cameras pointed at engineers and at the tracks.
Fully 20 percent of U.S. adults become rich for parts of their lives, wielding outsize influence on America's economy and politics. This little-known group may pose the biggest barrier to reducing the nation's income inequality.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) - Hackensack's city manager has agreed to step down.
UPPER DUBLIN Township commissioners are expected to vote Tuesday on the 2014 budget, which would raise the township real estate tax rate by 2 percent.
John Baer: Does state law allowing school districts to keep large reserves of tax dollars amount to overtaxing state residents?
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
BEIJING (AP) - Five years after his detention, the U.S. is calling for the release of Chinese Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo and an end to his wife's undeclared house arrest.
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, who rose to fame as the mayor of Newark, N.J., by once personally shoveling residents' snow, is offering again.
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - A senior Palestinian official on Monday railed against U.S. attempts to broker a broad outline of an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal, saying Secretary of State John Kerry is breaking a promise to try to negotiate a final agreement in the current round of talks.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Pakistani leaders Monday that if they don't resolve protests stalling some military shipments across the border with Afghanistan, it could be difficult to maintain political support in Washington for an aid program that has sent billions of dollars to Islamabad, defense officials said.
A rule requiring ships to travel at reduced speeds to protect endangered North Atlantic right whales in certain areas along the East Coast has been made permanent, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has announced.
Karen Heller: Philadelphia City Council President Darrell Clarke is an accomplished old-school pol, a disciple of John Street. He is a master of prerogatives, mostly for the self-important body he governs.
BOSTON (AP) - The candidates seeking to fill Edward Markey's old seat in the U.S. House are making their final appeals to voters in the Massachusetts' 5th Congressional District.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - In a last-minute surprise late Monday, U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman filed paperwork to challenge fellow Texas Republican and powerful incumbent John Cornyn for the U.S. Senate next year.
JUST LIKE Dr. Seuss' Thing 1 and Thing 2, Philadelphia's "Storm 1 and Storm 2" - as Mayor Nutter is calling Sunday's wintry weather and today's predicted conditions - are proving rather troublesome.
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