AP-GfK poll: Most Trump supporters doubt election legitimacy
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Donald Trump's dubious claims the presidential election is "rigged" have taken root among most of his supporters, who say they will have serious doubts about the legitimacy of the election's outcome if Hillary Clinton wins, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll....
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Iraqis find bomb factory, tunnels on long road to Mosul
KHAZER, Iraq (AP) -- Iraqi forces explored a network of tunnels and uncovered a bomb-making facility on Thursday in a village near Mosul that was recently retaken from the Islamic State group, offering a glimpse of the challenge they will face as they move closer to the city....
Iraqis dispense what they call justice for alleged militants
QAYARA, Iraq (AP) -- At a checkpoint south of Mosul, men who once suffered under the harsh rule of the Islamic State group are now screening displaced civilians to identify any fleeing fighters, and some are dispensing what they call justice....
The Latest: Obama, Erdogan talk Turkey's role in Mosul fight
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The Latest: Jury has ex-Penn St. assistant defamation suit
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on a former Penn State assistant football coach's defamation suit (all times local):...
Amtrak to pay $265M for Philadelphia crash that killed 8
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Amtrak will pay $265 million to settle claims related to a crash last year that killed eight people and injured more than 200 others when a speeding train derailed on a curve....
House debates bill to restrict naming officers in shootings
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania House of Representatives returned to business Thursday and a legislative agenda that included bills on police shootings, casino taxes, sanctuary cities and animal abuse....
Former township solicitor gets probation for stealing funds
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania township's former solicitor was sentenced to four years' probation for stealing more than $105,000 of a developer's funds....
Ex-Penn St. assistant coach's defamation suit headed to jury
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Lawyers for a former Penn State assistant football coach urged a judge and jurors Thursday to find the university liable for how it treated him after it became public that his testimony helped prosecutors charge Jerry Sandusky with child molestation....
Diocese, priest deny claims sisters were abused as children
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania Catholic diocese and a priest have denied allegations by two sisters claiming the priest repeatedly molested them as girls, including one at her First Communion party....
Altria to close 2 tobacco facilities affecting 580 workers
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, said Thursday that it will close manufacturing facilities in Pennsylvania and Illinois by early 2018, affecting about 580 workers....
UPMC partners to expand cancer care network in Ireland
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is expanding its cancer care network in Ireland by entering a partnership on a new radiation therapy center in the country....
4 women escape serious injury when car riddled with bullets
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Four women have escaped injury except for minor cuts from flying glass after two men riddled the car they were in with bullets in Pittsburgh....
Feds: Pooper scooper pretended to be Secret Service agent
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man whose company scoops up pet poop has been charged with flashing a fake Secret Service ID and badge during a traffic stop and using it to get the "government rate" for a hotel room....
Pittsburgh Parking Authority decided last week to suspend planned increase in all-day rates and monthly parking leases downtown for next August 1st. Executive Director David Onorato said "We want to make sure we're doing the right thing based on demand". Affecting demand are two new private garages planned in 2017, but also fewer people driving daily to downtown because of mass transit, ride share services and the exodus of some retailers and businesses from the Golden Triangle.
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