7 ex-NFL players appeal terms of concussion deal
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Seven former professional football players have filed a court challenge to a tentative class action settlement of concussion claims that would cost the NFL at least $765 million....
Latest attack ad hits air in governor's race
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The race for Pennsylvania governor is heating up, as a second outside group joined the fray with an attack ad on TV....
Woman: Backyard near turnpike not a rest stop
STAHLSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Turnpike has asked state police to increase patrols near an area of the toll road where a woman says she can see motorists exposing and relieving themselves near her backyard....
DA: Jamaican phone scam targeting Pittsburgh area
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The district attorney is warning people in the Pittsburgh suburbs to beware of a telephone scam apparently based in Jamaica....
Ohio man found shot near turnpike killed himself
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) -- An Ohio man whose body was found earlier this month near a construction pond along the Pennsylvania Turnpike shot himself....
Wounded suspect charged with burglary, prior rape
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police say a 27-year-old man wounded during a home invasion has been charged with robbery, burglary and other crimes - and rape stemming from an unrelated incident in April....
Man who died after jumping into Pa. pond ID'd
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania coroner has released the name of a man who died after jumping off a rope swing into a pond....
Cops: Boro worker sold road materials to another
CRESSON, Pa. (AP) -- The former road foreman of a central Pennsylvania borough has been charged with stealing more than 100 tons of road salt and anti-skid material from that municipality - and selling it to a contractor who did road work for a neighboring borough....
Merged sentences sought in NE Pa. slaying case
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A man convicted in the death of a man whose body was found in a sport utility vehicle at the bottom of a northeastern Pennsylvania ravine last summer is asking a judge to combine his murder and conspiracy sentences....
Police: Man found dead by fiancee had been shot
CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- County police are treating a Pittsburgh-area man's death as a homicide now that an autopsy shows he was shot in the head and neck before his fiancee returned home to find him dead....
The U.S. Appeals Court for the D.C. Circuit ruled the government cannot give tax credits or subsidies to anyone buying coverage on the health insurance marketplace run by federal authorities. The case revolves around four words in the Affordable Care Act, which says the tax credits are available to people who enroll through an exchange "established by the state." The IRS interpreted the law to include both federal and state exchanges, without Congressional approval.
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