Horror in Japan as video purports to show hostage beheaded
TOKYO (AP) -- Appalled and saddened by news of journalist Kenji Goto's purported beheading by Islamic State extremists, Japan ordered heightened security precautions Sunday and said it would persist with its non-military support for fighting terrorism....
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Egypt deports Australian Al-Jazeera reporter
CAIRO (AP) -- Al-Jazeera English reporter Peter Greste left Egypt on Sunday after the president approved his deportation following more than a year behind bars in a case that was widely condemned by rights groups, officials said....
A look at Egypt's Al-Jazeera English Trial
CAIRO (AP) -- Here is a look at the major events in the arrest and trial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists imprisoned in Egypt for over a year:...
Analysis: The world's problems enter Japan's psyche, again
TOKYO (AP) -- The Japanese, who inhabit one of the safest countries in the world, have been brutally reminded that the world is a dangerous place....
Storm blankets Midwest in snow, creeps toward Northeast
CHICAGO (AP) -- A powerful storm moved from the Plains into the Midwest early Sunday that was expected to dump more than a foot of snow in some places before making its way into New England, where many cities are still digging out from a winter walloping from early last week....
Lawyer fights $1M fine over banned testimony, mistrial
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A single word of testimony at a medical-malpractice trial has cost a Pennsylvania lawyer a nearly $1 million fine she says threatens her home, her family and her small law firm....
Deaths of 2 found in Pennsylvania row home probed
READING, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in an eastern Pennsylvania row home....
GOP endorses 3 for Pa. high court, others vow to run
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Republican State Committee on Saturday threw its support behind two state appellate judges and a county judge for an unprecedented three openings on the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, though it was clear that they won't be the only candidates in the GOP primary this spring....
10 Wright buildings nominated to World Heritage List
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. Interior Department has nominated 10 buildings in seven states designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright - including the iconic home known as Fallingwater in western Pennsylvania - for inclusion on the World Heritage List of the world's most significant cultural and natural sites....
Hill delivers nail-biting 60-58 Illini win over Penn State
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- With the ball in his hands Saturday and just seconds left in a tie game, Illinois' Malcolm Hill was looking for the best possible option....
Man gets 30 to 60 years in Halloween club slaying
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A man convicted in a Halloween shooting death in a central Pennsylvania nightclub has been sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison....
Coroner: Researcher's cyanide death was suicide
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A coroner has concluded that the death of a Pittsburgh medical researcher found with cyanide in her body last fall was a suicide....
Man blames another for estranged wife's 2005 slaying
READING, Pa. (AP) -- A man on trial in the shooting death of his estranged wife almost a decade ago took the stand in a Pennsylvania court and proclaimed his innocence while pointing the finger at another person....
Man gets 4 1/2 to 10 years in shooting death over food
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 4 1/2 to 10 years in prison in the shooting death of a longtime friend that authorities said followed a fight over food....
Today the 49th Super Bowl will be played between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots. According to Dial Global over 23 million tuned in and over 111 million watched the big game in 2014. Before this current NFL season even kicked off, the league was facing situations involving two high profile running backs Ray Rice and Adrien Peterson. Two weeks ago the NFL launched an investigation into deflate gate.
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