Wayne Independent - Honesdale, PA
Updated at 8:42 PM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff on Wednesday appointed her predecessor and mentor, former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, as her chief of staff in a move supporters say will help her fight impeachment proceedings and critics blast as scheme to shield the former leader from possible detention in corruption probes.

Updated at 8:41 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " A plan to eliminate the federal budget deficit without tax increases demanded by Democrats is poised to advance through a key House panel, but at the cost of sharp cuts to federal health care programs, government aid to the poor,...

Updated at 8:36 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on President Barack Obama nominating Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court (all times local):

Updated at 8:36 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " The Latest on a daylong shutdown of the Washington area's Metro subway system (all times local):

Updated at 8:34 PM

MADRID (AP) " Three years after a botched fresco restoration by an octogenarian painter became a major tourist attraction for the Spanish town of Borja, local officials are looking to capitalize on the phenomenon with an information center that...

Updated at 8:25 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Newly released emails show a 2009 request to issue a secure government smartphone to then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was denied by the National Security Agency.

Updated at 8:16 PM

ISTANBUL (AP) " A British scholar was deported from Turkey Wednesday after he said he was found with invitations to Kurdish New Year celebrations.

Updated at 8:05 PM

Jerrika Hinton, who plays Stephanie Edwards on

Updated at 8:00 PM

CBS announced finale dates for shows including The Big Bang Theory,

Updated at 7:24 PM

FARGO, N.D. (AP) " The North Dakota Supreme Court has overturned the conviction of a man who was tried last year on a 20-year-old drunken driving charge.

Updated at 7:15 PM

ROME (AP) " A pregnant Italian politician announced her candidacy Wednesday to become Rome's next mayor, infusing the race for the Eternal City with a feminist edge after both her prime challenger and her onetime mentor said she should stay home and...

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