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Wayne Independent - Honesdale, PA
Updated at 4:13 PM

BAGHDAD (AP) " Iraq's deadliest single bombing in 13 years of war has turned the Baghdad district where it took place into the centerpiece in an increasingly bitter rivalry between the country's prime minister and its Iranian-backed Shiite militias eager to hold sway over the city's most diverse and prosperous area. Karradah, a commercial hub on the east bank of the Tigris River, long had a reputation as one of Baghdad's most diverse neighborhoods. Though it has a Shiite majority, it...

Updated at 4:10 PM

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) " Newly arrived space station astronaut Kate Rubins wore top-level biosafety suits for her work on Earth, but that won't be needed when she fires up a pocket-sized device to decode DNA in space. Rubins, who studied...

Updated at 4:08 PM

BARI, Italy (AP) " Italian officials on Wednesday pointed to delayed, EU-financed rail improvements and the "risky," antiquated telephone alert system as possible underlying causes of a violent head-on train crash that killed some two dozen...

Updated at 4:06 PM

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) " Television talk show host "Dr. Phil" McGraw and his wife are suing The National Enquirer for $250 million, charging that the supermarket tabloid falsely accused him of being an abusive husband and a hypocrite who...

Updated at 4:06 PM

LONDON (AP) " David Cameron left 10 Downing St. on Wednesday for the last time as Britain's prime minister, making the short trip to Buckingham Palace to tender his resignation to Queen Elizabeth II after declaring that leading the country had...

Updated at 4:06 PM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) " The 15-year-old son of a black man killed by Baton Rouge police spoke publicly for the first time Wednesday, calling his father a good man and urging protesters not to resort to violence. Cameron Sterling's father,...

Updated at 4:02 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Donald Trump called Wednesday for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to resign for saying publicly that she feels he is unfit to be president. Lashing out, Trump said the 83-year-old justice's "mind is...

Updated at 4:00 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A former commander of U.S. forces in the Pacific says the U.S. should be willing to use military force to oppose Chinese aggression at a disputed reef off the coast of the Philippines. Dennis Blair has made the...

Updated at 3:40 PM

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) " Democrat Evan Bayh launched a bid Wednesday to recapture the Indiana Senate seat he left six years ago, a move that boosts his party's chances to pick up the GOP-held seat in their effort to regain control of the chamber this...

Updated at 3:34 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Donald Trump and key members of his family huddled with Mike Pence Wednesday morning at the Indiana governor's mansion as the billionaire enters the final phase of his search for a running mate. Trump was directing his staff to...

Updated at 3:09 PM

LONDON (AP) " Prime ministers may come and go, but Larry the cat is staying put. Known officially as the chief mouser at the prime minister's residence at No. 10 Downing Street, Larry will not be joining outgoing chief David Cameron and his...

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