Ohio patrolman acquitted in 2 deaths amid 137-shot barrage
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A white patrolman who fired down through the windshield of a suspect's car at the end of a 137-shot barrage that left the two unarmed black occupants dead was acquitted Saturday of criminal charges by a judge who said he could not determine the Cleveland officer alone fired the fatal shots....
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Ireland gives resounding 62.1 percent `yes' to gay marriage
DUBLIN (AP) -- Irish voters have resoundingly backed amending the constitution to legalize gay marriage, leaders on both sides of the Irish referendum declared Saturday after the world's first national vote on the issue....
Joyful Burundi refugees leave disease-stricken camp
LAKE TANGANYIKA, Tanzania (AP) -- Hundreds of women, many with children strapped on their backs alongside their few belongings, sing melodious tunes expressing their joy as their small boats approach the ferry M.V. Liemba....
Syrians try to build case against Assad in chlorine attacks
BEIRUT (AP) -- With only a cloth mask for protection, Firas Kayali rushed to try to rescue the residents of a house in a village in rebel-held northern Syria after a barrel bomb, suspected to be filled with chlorine gas, hit nearby....
Defendant gets married after homicide trial ordered
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man got married about an hour after a judge held a preliminary hearing on criminal allegations against him and ordered him to stand trial for the death of a man whose body was found in a river in another state....
What we know right now about the deadly Amtrak derailment
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nearly two weeks after a deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia killed 8 people and injured more than 200 others, investigators are still trying to piece together what led the train to enter a sharp curve at more than double the 50 mph speed limit....
Change certain on Pennsylvania's top court; 3 seats to fill
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- With six nominees vying for three open seats on the state Supreme Court and campaign dollars already flowing by the millions, change is inevitable....
Man testifies in own defense in murder-for-hire case
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania man accused of trying to hire someone to kill a male acquaintance of his wife says in his defense that he didn't want to kill anyone he just wanted the man beaten up....
Man charged in woman's death in suburban Philadelphia motel
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities allege that a man charged in the murder of his girlfriend in a suburban Philadelphia motel room tried to stage the crime scene to make the death appear a suicide....
Trial ordered in gas station attack on homeless man
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Another defendant, among six charged in an attack on a homeless man at a north Philadelphia gas station, has been ordered to stand trial....
Grad student gets 10-year prison sentence for child porn
DETROIT (AP) -- A Detroit-area native caught with child pornography at a Philadelphia university has been sentenced to 10 years in prison....
Civil War-era music returns to its roots in New Hampshire
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- Civil War-era music arranged for one of the Union Army's best regimental bands is returning to its roots....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think Patriots owner Robert Kraft's decision NOT to appeal the Leagues punishment will lead Commissioner Roger Goodell to reduce the penalty to Tom Brady? <More Info>
New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft has decided NOT to appeal the teams punishment for using deflated footballs in last seasons NFL playoffs. The league hit the team with a One Million dollar fine and the loss of two draft picks. Kraft said the agenda of one team should not outweigh the collective good of all other teams. His decision, however, does not affect the appeal by Quarterback Tom Brady of his four game suspension for his role in the scandal. That appeal continues.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you agree with Pentagon officials that the current U.S. approach to combating ISIS in Iraq is still a viable?