Defendant in FIFA case appears in US court
NEW YORK (AP) -- An Argentinian businessman has pleaded not guilty in the FIFA soccer scandal....
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Hopes high wing flap will shed light on Flight 370 mystery
SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) -- Under a microscope and expert eyes, the wing fragment that washed up on the beach of this volcanic island could yield clues not just to its path through the Indian Ocean, but also to what happened to the airplane it belonged to....
Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa
LONDON (AP) -- An experimental Ebola vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea seems to work and might help shut down the waning epidemic in West Africa, according to interim results from a study published Friday....
Al-Qaida attacks HQ of rebel group it calls US 'agents'
BEIRUT (AP) -- Members of al-Qaida's branch in Syria launched an attack early Friday on the headquarters of a rebel faction in northern Syria believed to have been trained by the U.S. government, killing at least five fighters and wounding more than a dozen, the militants and an activist group said. The Nusra Front, which has also abducted several members of the faction known as Division 30, vowed to cut off "the arms" of the American government in Syria....
Ex-hospital tech charged with performing faulty cancer tests
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A former Pennsylvania hospital employee has been indicted on charges he performed flawed genetic tests on 124 late-stage cancer patients and then lied about it....
Escaped inmate suspected in killing is captured after chase
KITTANNING, Pa. (AP) -- An escaped inmate suspected of strangling an acquaintance and stealing a gun and two trucks while on the run led police on a chase and rammed a cruiser before being captured Friday, authorities said....
Judge deems gay couple as spouses after 1 partner's death
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A judge has recognized a 2001 same-sex union as a common-law marriage in Pennsylvania even though one partner died before gay marriage became legal....
DA accused of forging judge's signature won't face charges
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania prosecutor did not forge a judge's signature on a fake bail order and should not face charges, a grand jury said in a report issued Friday in a case that has roiled the region's legal community....
Sheetz to keep W.Va. pepperoni rolls an in-state product
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- A public outcry has prompted convenience store chain Sheetz to reverse a decision to use an out-of-state supplier of pepperoni rolls at its West Virginia stores....
School closes after venomous spiders found for a 3rd time
MERCERSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania school district has closed one of its elementary schools due to an infestation of venomous spiders....
New York City man found fatally shot on Pittsburgh street
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police are investigating a shooting that left a New York City man dead in the street....
Understated Beachum making big impact on Steelers line
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) -- Kelvin Beachum hardly fits the profile of the guys usually put in charge of protecting a football team's most valuable asset....
Police seek teen abducted from Wilkes Barre home
WILKES BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities are looking for a 16-year-old who they say was abducted from her home in Wilkes Barre by a man who is considered armed and dangerous....
Police searching for man who gunned down 22-year-old mother
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a 22-year-old woman in Philadelphia while her young daughter was also home....
When President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans With Disabilities Act into law in 1990, he said many citizens with disabilities are unemployed even though they want to work and they can work. Now 25 years later, a little more than 17 percent of people with a disability are employed according to the latest government numbers.
Do you think granting Jonathan Pollard parole is an attempt to ease tensions between the U.S. and Israel following the nuclear deal with Iran?