Ohio patrolman acquitted in 2 deaths amid 137-shot barrage
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A Cleveland patrolman who fired down through the windshield of a suspect's car at the end of a 137-shot barrage that left the two unarmed black occupants dead was acquitted Saturday of criminal charges by a judge who said he could not determine the officer alone fired the fatal shots....
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Ireland has voted to legalize gay marriage, both sides say
DUBLIN (AP) -- Irish voters have resoundingly backed amending the constitution to legalize gay marriage, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday after the world's first national vote on the issue....
Salvadorans rejoice as slain Archbishop Romero beatified
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador (AP) -- Huge crowds of Salvadorans filled a square in the Salvadoran capital Saturday for a ceremony to beatify Roman Catholic Archbishop Oscar Romero, who was cut down by an assassin's bullet 35 years ago and declared a martyr for his faith this year by Pope Francis....
Fierce gun battle kills 43 in west Mexico cartel territory
ECUANDUREO, Mexico (AP) -- The latest in a series of clashes between Mexican authorities and a powerful, fast-growing drug cartel turned into the deadliest confrontation in recent memory, with 42 suspected gang gunmen and one Federal Police officer killed during a three-hour firefight at a remote western ranch....
Gay couple has adoption vacated now that they can marry
When Bill Novak and Norman MacArthur moved to the Philadelphia suburbs nearly 20 years ago, they were dismayed to learn that Pennsylvania would not recognize their domestic partnership from New York....
Trial ordered for 2 in gas station assault on homeless man
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two women have been ordered to stand trial in an attack at a north Philadelphia gas station that critically injured a homeless man....
Defendant gets married after homicide trial ordered
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man got married about an hour after he was ordered to stand trial in the death of a man whose body was found in a river in another state two months ago....
Police: Woman smoked synthetic marijuana with child in car
PRINGLE, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a Pennsylvania woman was high on synthetic marijuana with her child dazed and confused in the car....
Train accident kills pedestrian
CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- A pedestrian was killed by a freight train in western Pennsylvania....
Lawyer: Teen may plead guilty in Temple student hit-and-run
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia teen has waived his preliminary hearing and will likely plead guilty in connection with the hit-and-run accident that critically injured a Temple University lacrosse player....
Pirates star McCutchen laughs off leaked pay stub
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Good thing Andrew McCutchen has direct deposit....
Police: Trooper killed burglar who pointed BB gun at him
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) -- A state trooper investigating a burglary at a western Pennsylvania grocery store Friday fatally shot the suspect when he pointed what turned out to be a BB gun at him, police said....
Prosecutors: Professor offered China data on US-made device
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The chairman of Temple University's physics department schemed to provide U.S. technology secrets to China in exchange for prestigious appointments for himself, federal authorities said in charging him with four counts of wire fraud....
Pennsylvania shows biggest 1-month jobs gain since 1990s
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania recorded its biggest one-month jobs gain in nearly two decades in April, while its unemployment rate stabilized after rising for three straight months, the state Department of Labor and Industry said Friday....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think Patriots owner Robert Kraft's decision NOT to appeal the Leagues punishment will lead Commissioner Roger Goodell to reduce the penalty to Tom Brady? <More Info>
New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft has decided NOT to appeal the teams punishment for using deflated footballs in last seasons NFL playoffs. The league hit the team with a One Million dollar fine and the loss of two draft picks. Kraft said the agenda of one team should not outweigh the collective good of all other teams. His decision, however, does not affect the appeal by Quarterback Tom Brady of his four game suspension for his role in the scandal. That appeal continues.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with Pentagon officials that the current U.S. approach to combating ISIS in Iraq is still a viable?