Robert F. Bukaty
The number of AR-15 and AK-47s in the U.S. is estimated at a staggering 16 million, creating logistical challenges to take them out of circulation.
By Lisa Marie Pane/The Associated Press
Ng Han Guan
Applications from China fell 6 percent this fall at Lehigh University. The school hired a recruiter this month to help bring in more students from India, and it also has been taking more interest in sub-Saharan Africa.
By Michael Melia and Wilson Ring/The Associated Press
Gene J. Puskar
“Police are concerned about a tainted, potentially deadly batch of drugs in the community,” the Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety said in a statement.
By Brian Slodysko/The Associated Press
By Jimmy Golen/The Associated Press
Bastiaan Slabbers for WHYY
‘This year is about moving forward’: Two years after Maria, Puerto Rican community sends a message in Philly
For Karen Rodriguez, Sept. 20 — the anniversary of when Category 5 Hurricane Maria hit her native land of Puerto Rico — brings back difficult memories.
By David Eggert an Sara Burnett/The Associated Press
With lawmakers returning to Harrisburg from a nearly three-month break this past week, Wolf called those moves “conversation openers” to inject momentum into a second-term agenda the Democrat insists can get done this fall in an often-skeptical Republican-controlled Legislature.
Long Beach Police Department via AP
On average, the Federal Bureau of Investigation receives about 22,000 tips about potential threats of violence weekly.
By Lisa Marie Pane and Stefanie Dazio/The Associated Press