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Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In the summer of 1969, a scruffy ex-convict with a magnetic hold on young women sent some of his disciples into the night to carry out a series of gruesome killings in Los Angeles. In so doing, Charles Manson became the leering face of evil on front pages across America and rewrote the history of an era....
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Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In the summer of 1969, a scruffy ex-convict with a magnetic hold on young women sent some of his disciples into the night to carry out a series of gruesome killings in Los Angeles. In so doing, Charles Manson became the leering face of evil on front pages across America and rewrote the history of an era....
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Zimbabwe's Mugabe passes deadline to resign; now impeachment

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Longtime President Robert Mugabe ignored a midday deadline set by the ruling party to step down or face impeachment proceedings, while Zimbabweans stunned by his defiance during a national address vowed more protests to make him leave....
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Figure known as 'Crocodile' could replace Zimbabwe president

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- Emmerson Mnangagwa, elected Sunday as the new leader of Zimbabwe's ruling political party and positioned to take over as the country's president, has engineered a remarkable comeback using skills he no doubt learned from his longtime mentor, President Robert Mugabe....
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Manhunt continues in deadly shooting of police officer

NEW KENSINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- The manhunt for a suspect and a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a rookie police officer in Pennsylvania is into its fourth day....
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Senior living community fire remains under investigation

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Federal investigators may have more to say about a fire at a senior living community in Pennsylvania that injured 27 people and displaced more than 100 residents....
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Woman convicted in teen's slaying to be resentenced

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman who was sentenced to life in prison for her role in the stalking and killing of a fellow teen is facing the possibility of parole....
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Third-grade teacher dies after house fire

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say an elementary school teacher in Philadelphia has died after suffering injuries during a house fire....
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Democrats get nominee for special election to succeed Murphy

WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A 33-year-old former federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh and Marine veteran from a political family became the Democratic nominee Sunday for next year's special election to complete the term of an anti-abortion Republican congressman who resigned in a scandal....
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Restaurant owners finding strong appetites in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) -- A resurgent downtown Detroit has become somewhat of a magnet for small startup companies, corporate headquarters and even fine cuisine....
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3 people with Pennsylvania ties chosen as Rhodes Scholars

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The first Rhodes Scholar winner from Temple University is among three people with Pennsylvania ties who have received the honor....
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3 men seriously injured in shooting outside Philadelphia bar

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A shooting outside a Philadelphia bar has left three men seriously injured....
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APNewsBreak: Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 states

A prominent neurologist, already charged with groping patients at a Philadelphia clinic, is facing a growing number of accusations that he preyed on especially vulnerable pain patients at medical facilities in three states, using his impressive reputation as a healer to trap women in long-term doctor-patient relationships marked by abuse....
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New Mexico runners top finishers in Philadelphia Marathon

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Two New Mexico residents were the top male and female finishers in the Philadelphia marathon....
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