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Wayne Independent - Honesdale, PA
Updated at 11:41 AM

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) " That wasn't just any plane on a fly-by over the Golden Gate Bridge. As spectators watched the thin solar-powered aircraft with extra wide wings, it was nearing the end of the trans-Pacific leg of its around-the-world sojourn. The global journey of Solar Impulse 2 began in Abu Dhabi in March 2015. It faced delays along the way, before attempting the most dangerous part of its sojourn: the flight over the Pacific Ocean's vast expanses, where there are...

Updated at 11:35 AM

AERZEN, Germany (AP) " President Barack Obama, beginning a visit Sunday to Germany, hoped to build momentum for a U.S.-Europe trade deal that has become a tough sell, particularly in Germany. Other issues were on the agenda for talks with...

Updated at 10:30 AM

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) " A solar-powered airplane landed in California on Saturday, completing a risky, three-day flight across the Pacific Ocean as part of its journey around the world. Pilot Bertrand Piccard landed the Solar Impulse 2...

Updated at 9:36 AM

JOHANNESBURG (AP) " Nearly 50 starving, dehydrated monkeys were rescued from cages at a garden nursery north of Johannesburg on Saturday. Spider, capuchin and squirrel monkeys were among the 49 primates taken away by the International...

Updated at 9:31 AM

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) " A Turkish-Dutch journalist has been detained for questioning over a tweet she posted about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, her newspaper said Sunday. Metro newspaper said Turkish-Dutch columnist Ebru Umar was detained...

Updated at 9:26 AM

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) " Serbs went to the polls Sunday in an election that is seen as a test of the prime minister's proclaimed bid to lead the Balkan nation to the European Union amid an ultra-nationalist surge which favors close ties with...

Posted at 8:45 AM

 

Updated at 7:16 AM

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) " Residents of the rural southern Ohio community of Piketon are rattled by a rare major crime that took the lives of eight members of a tight-knit family known in the area as hard workers. Authorities were still trying...

Posted at 7:00 AM

It was a mostly tame week on the '16 campaign trail, notwithstanding the excitement surrounding the New York Primary. The Empire State allowed both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to solidify their leads, outpacing their opponents toward the...

Updated at 6:17 AM

VIENNA (AP) " The outcome is unclear as Austrians vote for their next president. But one thing is nearly certain " for the first time the winner is unlikely to be a candidate supported by either of the two mainstream parties that have dominated...

Posted at 6:00 AM

WILMINGTON, Del. - White House hopeful Bernie Sanders said Saturday that many of his losses to Hillary Clinton in Democratic primaries were because "poor people don't vote."

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