Calm on Wall Street: A turbulent week ends on a placid note
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Europe's migrant crisis brings new death by land and sea
VIENNA (AP) -- Death and desperation mounted in Europe's migrant crisis Friday as Austrian police said 71 people appeared to have suffocated in the back of an abandoned truck, while an estimated 200 people were feared drowned off Libya when two overloaded boats capsized....
Lebanon: Shiny on the outside, rotting from the inside
BEIRUT (AP) -- To the casual visitor, Lebanon may seem like a tiny slice of Mediterranean modernity and coexistence in a turbulent region plagued by violence and extremism....
The Latest: UN chief 'horrified' by latest refugee deaths
GENEVA (AP) -- Here are the latest developments Friday regarding the tens of thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe....
Amtrak to offer expanded bike service on Pittsburgh route
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Amtrak is about to offer roll-on bicycle service on a route that passes through Pittsburgh....
2 waive hearings, to court in Pittsburgh barbershop slaying
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Two men will stand trial in the robbery-slaying of a man who allegedly sold synthetic marijuana out of his Pittsburgh barbershop....
Man says gun was in his underwear when it fired, killing pal
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police say a man told them he was adjusting a gun he kept in his underwear when it fired, killing one of his friends....
Housing authority wants paintball business off its land
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh's housing authority wants a paintball business off its land....
School district: We can't make payroll amid budget stalemate
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- One of Pennsylvania's poorest school districts says it cannot afford to pay its staff amid an entrenched state budget stalemate, and district and state officials had no immediate answers Friday about where they will find the money to keep the schools operating....
School stab suspect to be adult by time of juvenile hearing
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A teen charged with stabbing 20 fellow students and a security guard at a Pennsylvania high school will be an adult by the time a hearing concludes to determine whether he should be tried in juvenile court....
Parents fight 10-year-old violinist's expulsion for knife
RECTOR, Pa. (AP) -- Parents of a 10-year-old violinist are suing to overturn her expulsion for having a knife at an orchestra concert on school property that they contend she merely used to "trim broken hairs" on her violin bow....
Museum to display restored Cold War-era jet fighter plane
HORSHAM, Pa. (AP) -- A historic jet fighter plane is about to go back on public display in suburban Philadelphia after nine years of restoration work....
Reward offered for arrest in hit-and-run that killed boy, 2
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police have identified a suspect in an April hit-and-run crash that killed a 2-year-old boy crossing the street with his mother....
Physician in country club lake died of natural causes
CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- The body pulled from a lake in a western Pennsylvania country club was that of a physician who died of natural causes....
Fannie Mae announced it will roll out a program this year that lets lenders include income from non-borrowers within a household toward qualifying for a loan. The move is expected to make mortgages accessible to a segment of the population that doesn't fit the typical family structure and has had trouble obtaining loans. The program is open only to low income borrowers who live in minority dominated areas.
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