Unmasking of 'Jihadi John' as a London lad shocks Britain
LONDON (AP) -- The unmasking of Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" as a London lad who had repeatedly been questioned by security services sent shock waves through Britain Friday, with Prime Minister David Cameron stepping in to defend British spy craft....
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US rescinds rule requiring judges to move to Guantanamo
MIAMI (AP) -- A new rule that required military judges presiding over the war crimes tribunals at the U.S. Navy base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to relocate to the remote installation has been rescinded, the Pentagon said Friday....
Mexico official: Police capture top capo 'La Tuta' Gomez
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Servando "La Tuta" Gomez, a former school teacher who became one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords as head of the Knights Templar cartel, was captured early Friday by federal police, according to Mexican officials....
Detentions of major Mexico drug chiefs in recent years
MEXICO CITY (AP) -- Recent captures or killings of top Mexican drug cartel leaders:...
Woman who stole, euthanized dog of man with cancer gets jail
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pittsburgh woman who stole her cancer-stricken neighbor's dog and paid to have it euthanized will spend three to six months in jail....
Net neutrality fans use Grumpy Cat in aerial jab at Comcast
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Internet activists took an aerial jab at Comcast to celebrate new government rules affecting the Philadelphia-based corporation....
Pennsylvania kidnapping suspect captured in Wyoming
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- Casper police have arrested a man who is wanted in Pennsylvania on suspicion of robbery and kidnapping....
Rent Battle: Harrisburg mayor wants Civil War Museum to pay
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pickett's Charge didn't work. Papenfuse's might not either....
Black Madam: Amber Rose hired me for buttocks injections
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Gothic hip-hop artist charged with killing a London break dancer with an illegal buttocks injection name-dropped her way through testimony Friday, claiming that one of the celebrities who sought her out became "a walking billboard" for her work....
Woman gets jail for stealing, euthanizing sick man's dog
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pittsburgh woman will spend three to six months in jail for stealing her cancer-stricken neighbor's dog and paying to have it euthanized....
Pirates call it sickening to see 'Jihadi John' in team hat
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Pirates say it's "absolutely sickening" to see a photo of the Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" wearing a Pirates hat....
Convicted slasher's dad pleads to fatally shooting his mom
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The father of a man imprisoned for slashing the throat of a Pittsburgh bicyclist has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to fatally shooting his own mother, and will spend 20 to 50 years in prisons or mental hospitals....
Wolf proposes increasing in-home health care for seniors
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf said Friday he wants more seniors to obtain health care in their home instead of a nursing facility...
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:...
The Federal Communication Commission has adopted new Internet regulations sought by President Obama that would bar providers from creating paid "fast lanes" on the Internet which consumer advocates worry would edge out cash-strapped startups and smaller Internet based businesses.
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