After 1st Ebola case in NYC, 3 others quarantined
NEW YORK (AP) -- A doctor who became New York City's first Ebola patient was praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms, and health officials stressed that the nation's most populous city need not fear his wide-ranging travel in the days before his illness began....
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Canadians seek to understand Parliament shooting
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Authorities and ordinary Canadians sifted through confounding shards of a gunman's life seeking to understand what motivated the man to storm the nation's seat of power....
Smugglers offer $20 passage from Turkey to Syria
ONCUPINAR, Turkey (AP) -- The Turkish border crossing of Oncupinar, an hour's drive from the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, is a chaotic buzz of people waiting to pass into one of the most violent regions in the world. Border guards stand by with machine guns to prevent Islamic militants from joining the flow, but within their sight smugglers offer to take travelers across for a surprisingly small fee....
WHO: 5 more Ebola vaccines to be tested in March
LONDON (AP) -- The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March....
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:...
Fugitive from Philadelphia caught in traffic stop
CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) -- A man wanted on charges of killing to people in a bar in Philadelphia two years ago has been caught after a traffic stop in southern Tennessee....
Pittsburgh's Primanti Bros. to mail sandwiches
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh restaurant that stuffs its iconic sandwiches with French fries and coal slaw will be stuffing those fixins in the mail....
Pa. students get new tests after ACTs lost in mail
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nearly 200 suburban Philadelphia high school students whose college entrance examinations were apparently lost in the mail are getting an opportunity to take them again....
Man missing for week found dead in vehicle crash
APOLLO, Pa. (AP) -- Investigators say a 41-year-old western Pennsylvania man has died in a one-car crash on a rural road six days after he was last seen by his friends and family....
2 sought in fatal shooting near police station
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police have been seeking two suspects seen running away after a man was gunned down near one of the city's six police stations....
Woman jailed for boy's injury charged in his death
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A prosecutor in central Pennsylvania says a third-degree murder charge is being filed against a woman already convicted of assault and other offenses for a child's severe brain injuries....
Pittsburgh's Education Management to leave Nasdaq
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pittsburgh-based company that runs for-profit colleges and trade schools plans to take its stock off the Nasdaq index....
Another school football season ends over hazing
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A second high school football team's season has come to an abrupt halt after allegations rookie players were subjected to what officials called humiliating and inappropriate initiation rites....
Feds end probe into fees paid to Pa. judge's wife
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Federal authorities in Philadelphia say they won't file charges after investigating referral fees paid by law firms to the wife of suspended Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery....
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think the U.S. government should formally apologize to North Korea in order to win the freedom of two Americans who have been sentenced to prison there? <More Info>
North Korean legal experts say The United States government must make a formal apology to secure the freedom of two Americans who remain imprisoned in North Korea after the release this week of Jeffrey Fowle. Although North Korea released Fowle, getting Matthew Miller and Kenneth Bae out of prison will likely require an official statement of apology and formal request according to the law experts who spoke to the Associated Press.
With less than two weeks left before the election, which party would you like to take control of the Senate?