The Latest: Crowds cheer pope on his way to education speech
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from Pope Francis' trip to South America:...
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Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse
BRUSSELS (AP) -- Frustrated and angered eurozone leaders gave Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras a last-minute chance Tuesday to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin....
The Latest: Tsipras says Greece has submitted proposal
BRUSSELS (AP) -- The latest on the Greek financial crisis (all times Brussels local):...
Pope urges Latin Americans to unify, spread the faith
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) -- Pope Francis urged a crowd of more than 1 million people Tuesday to channel the same urgency that brought Latin America its independence from Spain into spreading the faith on a continent where Catholicism is losing souls to evangelical movements....
Cosby accusers claim vindication, friends reserve judgment
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- While many of Bill Cosby's accusers feel vindicated by his decade-old admission that he gave at least one woman quaaludes before sex, some of his Hollywood friends are reserving judgment, saying the testimony doesn't prove he committed a crime....
The Latest: Cosby admission wouldn't have aided prosecutor
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Here are the latest developments from the release of court documents indicating Bill Cosby admitted in 2005 to obtaining quaaludes with the intent of giving them to women with whom he wanted to have sex (all times local):...
Wolf attacks GOP budget, while senator pins stalemate on him
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf stood behind his demand for a new state budget, while a top Republican lawmaker on Tuesday said the week-old stalemate will last as long as Wolf insists on an income and sales tax increase to prop up state spending....
The Latest: Senator says sales, income tax hikes won't fly
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The latest news from discussions between Gov. Tom Wolf and top Pennsylvania lawmakers about a week-old budget impasse (all times local):...
Non-jury trial slated in traffic death of mother, 3 children
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man accused of drag racing before a crash that killed a mother and three children two years ago has agreed to have his case heard by a judge rather than a jury....
Pair escape house explosion; gas, fire crews investigating
NORTH BRADDOCK, Pa. (AP) -- A man and his wife managed to escape an explosion that badly damaged their Pittsburgh-area home and knocked it off its foundation on Tuesday, but fire crews and utility workers couldn't immediately determine a cause....
Mom of 2-year-old found in ravine charged with killing her
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The mother of a 2-year-old girl found dead in a Pennsylvania ravine has been arrested on charges she asphyxiated her. Police say the mother was upset she had to help the toddler clean herself after using the toilet....
Ex-quarterback McNabb arrested again on suspicion of DUI
GILBERT, Ariz. (AP) -- Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb has been arrested again in Arizona on suspicion of driving while under the influence of alcohol....
Pennsylvania court rules police videos can be public records
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania court ruled Tuesday that police videos recorded in public places are subject to public disclosure, although they may contain investigative portions that can be redacted....
Now-competent woman waives hearing in 2 sons' tub drownings
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman accused of drowning her two young sons in a bathtub more than a year ago waived her right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday, a day after a judge found her mentally competent to stand trial....
Former Virginia Senator Jim Webb is jumping into the race for president, becoming the latest Democrat to try for a primary upset over frontrunner Hilliary Clinton. Webb is 69 years old and is considered to be a moderate-to-conservative democrat, who supports gun rights and is strong on defense.
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