Up to foot of snow possible for Midwest, Northeast

01/31/2015 12:21 PM EST
A storm gathering steam over the southern Rockies is expected to dump up to a foot of snow on parts of the Midwest and perhaps even more on Boston, which is still recovering from a winter walloping it received just a few days ago. 
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Revel sale put on hold while nightclub appeals terms
01/31/2015 11:31 AM EST - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The sale of Atlantic City's former Revel casino is on hold while the company that ran its popular nightclub and beach bar appeals. Full Story

Dems still miffed about Israeli leader's address to Congress
01/30/2015 04:33 PM EST - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi is still peeved over Republicans' decision to ask the leader of Israel — an archenemy of Iran — to address Congress in March right in the middle of delicate negotiations with Tehran over its nuclear program. Full Story

Sale of Deflategate chocolate football nets $20K for charity
01/30/2015 03:03 PM EST - PITTSBURGH (AP) — A dented chocolate football created by a Pennsylvania candy maker to poke fun at the New England Patriots' "Deflategate" scandal has ended up raising $20,000 for charity. Full Story

Murder trial begins 35 years after 6-year-old vanished in NY
01/30/2015 04:03 PM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Thirty-five years after the disappearance of a 6-year-old boy in Manhattan ushered in an era of protectiveness for America's children, trial began Friday for a mentally ill man with a low IQ who confessed to his murder and kidnapping. Full Story

Pro wrestler cheats at Wing Bowl, hides food in fanny pack
01/30/2015 04:48 PM EST - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Professional wrestling star Mick Foley was ejected from the Wing Bowl eating contest Friday after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack. Full Story

DA: May be illegal for mayor to give 'Undercover Boss' money
01/30/2015 03:08 PM EST - PITTSBURGH (AP) — It may have been illegal for the mayor to promise $155,000 in gifts to needy city employees as part of his appearance on the CBS show "Undercover Boss," and the state Ethics Commission has been contacted about the matter, the district attorney said. Full Story

House Democrats' new message on the economy: We told you so
01/30/2015 01:53 PM EST - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democrats' new message on America's economic recovery is: We told you so, and we're going to keep telling you so. Full Story

35 years after boy Etan Patz vanished, murder trial to open
01/30/2015 01:38 AM EST - NEW YORK (AP) — Searching fervently for a missing 6-year-old boy named Etan Patz, police jotted a teenage shop worker's name among those of many people they met, never expecting the clerk would become their suspect more than three decades later. Full Story

House Dems seek better messaging, not new policies, for 2016
01/29/2015 10:58 PM EST - PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Better messaging, not changes in policy, is the key to winning elections again, House Democrats said Thursday as they huddled in Philadelphia to talk strategy. Full Story

Eddie Murphy returning to 'Saturday Night Live'

The actor and comedian will appear on “SNL’s” 40th anniversary episode, marking his first time on the show in 31 years.