In 2014, US economy began shaky, finished strong
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. economy flexed its old muscles in 2014....
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10th anniversary of tsunami is marked with tears
PERELIYA, Sri Lanka (AP) -- A packed train in Sri Lanka that was swept off the tracks by waves as big as elephants. A boat patrolling off Thailand's shore hurled more than a mile inland. Streets in Indonesia turned into roaring rivers that carried people to their deaths....
Pregnant woman taken off life support in Ireland
DUBLIN (AP) -- A brain-dead pregnant woman was taken off life support Friday after a court ruled that her 18-week-old fetus was doomed to die - a case that exposed fear and confusion among doctors over how to apply Ireland's strict ban on abortion in an age of medical innovation....
Tsunami memory: Awash in misery, a reason for joy
Some 230,000 people were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami set off by a magnitude 9.1 earthquake on Dec. 26, 2004. A dozen countries were hit, from Indonesia to India to Africa's east coast. Scores of Associated Press journalists covered the disaster, and as the 10th anniversary approached, the AP asked 10 of them to describe the images that have stuck with them the most. This is the last of their stories, which have been published daily since Dec. 17....
Officers help deliver baby on train on Christmas
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The transit police officers who helped deliver a Christmas baby on a subway train reunited with the newborn boy and his parents Friday morning, trading the chaos of the dingy rail car where they first met for the comfort of a hospital room....
Neighbor convicted of euthanizing ill man's dog
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pittsburgh woman has been convicted of stealing her cancer-stricken neighbor's dog and paying to have it euthanized....
Truck crashes into home; 93-year-old resident dies
LEVITTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a pickup truck has crashed through a Philadelphia-area home, ending up near the bed of a 93-year-old hospice patient who later died....
Police: Wife killed with knife, ax Christmas Eve
RONKS, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been charged with killing his wife with a knife and an ax on Christmas Eve....
Sound system fight lands Pa. neighbors in jail
WILLIAMSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania man is under arrest after police say he used racial slurs in a death threat against his Williamstown neighbor, who was also arrested....
Retirement age could cloud judge races in 2015
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Raising the retirement age for Pennsylvania judges from 70 to 75 may strike many as common sense, given the longer life span of people these days....
5 things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday:...
Police: Pa. woman hits valet with car, speeds off
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) -- Police say they've arrested a woman suspected of speeding off after hitting a valet with her car outside a suburban Philadelphia restaurant....
Pennsylvania wins receivership for York schools
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A judge gave approval Friday to a bid by Gov. Tom Corbett's outgoing administration to take over the troubled York City School District and place it in receivership, a decision that was quickly appealed by the district and is opposed by the labor union and state school boards association....
Girlfriend charged in Pa. Christmas stabbing
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- A New York woman is jailed after police say she stabbed her boyfriend during a Christmas visit to eastern Pennsylvania....
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