Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A man whose social media presence was being scrutinized by federal authorities was one of two attackers in a shooting at a Texas cartoon contest featuring images of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad, and the Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the attack....
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Nepali police dig bodies from village and trekking route
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Rescuers were digging Tuesday through thousands of tons of earth from a quake-triggered mudslide in Nepal that wiped out an entire village along a popular Himalayan trekking route and killed at least 60 people....
AP Exclusive: Video shows migrant rescue of deflating dinghy
CATANIA, Sicily (AP) -- Migrants frantically shimmied up ropes dangling from a towering cargo ship and others jumped into the water grasping at lifesavers. Five bodies were recovered in the latest Mediterranean rescue and more were feared drowned....
Afghan poppy farmers say new seeds will boost opium output
ZHARI, Afghanistan (AP) -- It's the cash crop of the Taliban and the scourge of Afghanistan - the country's intractable opium cultivation. This year, many Afghan poppy farmers are expecting a windfall as they get ready to harvest opium from a new variety of poppy seeds said to boost yield of the resin that produces heroin....
W. Pa. health system in deal for 49-bed Waynesburg hospital
WAYNESBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Western Pennsylvania health system has reached a tentative agreement to buy a small hospital in the region....
Officials confirm cancer in smallmouth bass from Susquehanna
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Biologists are confirming the first case of cancer in a smallmouth bass caught in the Susquehanna River....
Prosecutor: Drug squad thought badge protected them from law
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A prosecutor giving closing arguments in a Philadelphia police corruption case says the defendants thought their crimes "would never see the light of day" because they carried badges....
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A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday....
Girl, 7, shot in suspected road rage on Philadelphia street
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say road rage at a congested West Philadelphia intersection may have led to a shooting that wounded a 7-year-old girl....
Judge: Man won't be prosecuted for flag 'desecration'
DUNCANSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania judge says a man won't be prosecuted for painting the letters "AIM" on the American flag and flying it upside-down on his house last year....
Body found near school was Detroit man's, had been shot
BESSEMER, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a man found dead near a western Pennsylvania school that was briefly locked down as a result was from Detroit and had been shot....
First of 2 defendants sentenced for drilling company arson
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- The first of two stepbrothers has been sentenced for burning down a western Pennsylvania business that manufactured custom-built drilling rigs....
Man accused of assaulting guards while getting out of jail
HAMILTON, Pa. (AP) -- A New Jersey man is back behind bars after authorities say he punched two guards while being released from a Pennsylvania jail....
Toddler rescued from roof in Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A firefighter rescued a 2-year-old who was discovered on the roof of a Philadelphia home....
Retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson and retired business executive Carly Fiorina both entered the race for the Republican Party's presidential nomination on Monday. Independent Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders launched his presidential bid for the Democratic presidential nomination last week. Carson and Fiorina are considered conservatives. Sanders says he's a democratic socialist.
From what you've heard, seen, or read do you agree with the decision to prosecute the six arresting officers in the death of Mr.Gray?