Yahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twins....
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Pope: Priests in Holy Year can absolve 'sin of abortion'
VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis declared Tuesday he is allowing all priests in the church's upcoming Year of Mercy to absolve women of the "sin of abortion" if they repent with a "contrite heart."...
Thai prime minister says bombing suspect arrested at border
BANGKOK (AP) -- Thai authorities arrested a man they believe is part of a group responsible for a deadly bombing at a shrine in central Bangkok two weeks ago, the prime minister announced Tuesday. He said the suspect resembles a yellow-shirted man in a surveillance video who police say planted the bomb....
The Latest: Trafficking surges in fake Syrian passports
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):...
Firefighter suspected of DUI in crash that killed colleague
HERMINIE, Pa. (AP) -- Prosecutors have filed homicide by vehicle charges against a western Pennsylvania firefighter who's suspected of driving under the influence in a February crash that killed a fellow firefighter....
Police: Funeral home had no license, mishandled bodies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police are investigating a Philadelphia funeral home for operating without a license and improper handling of bodies and organs....
Animal activists targeting Vick at Steelers preseason game
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Animal activists are planning a candlelight vigil outside the Pittsburgh Steelers last preseason game on Thursday to protest the signing of quarterback Michael Vick....
Honored youth counselor charged with stealing from clients
GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A youth counselor honored by a western Pennsylvania county last year is being sought by authorities on charges he stole $26,000 from his clients....
Police officer suspected of staging theft kills himself
CARROLL, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a Pennsylvania police officer killed himself after a standoff that began when officers came to arrest him....
1 teen ruled 'adult' in homicide, other decision delayed
BEDFORD, Pa. (AP) -- A judge says a 16-year-old charged in the drug-related killing of a western Pennsylvania woman should be tried as an adult, but delayed a decision on his 17-year-old co-defendant....
Contract talks to resume in Allegheny Technologies lockout
BRACKENRIDGE, Pa. (AP) -- Contract talks will resume this month between the United Steelworkers union and Allegheny Technologies Inc....
Pittsburgh high school coach on leave after student injury
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An assistant football coach at Westinghouse High School in Pittsburgh has been placed on leave after a student reported being injured by the coach during football practice last month....
Ex-ATI CEO Richard Simmons leaving Pittsburgh Symphony
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The former chief executive officer of specialty steelmaker Allegheny Technologies Inc. is resigning as chairman of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra board later this month....
Thieves steal flag at former school, fly Nazi flag instead
NEW PARIS, Pa. (AP) -- State police are trying to figure out who stole an American flag flying outside a former Pennsylvania elementary school and replaced it with a Nazi swastika banner....
Ohio Republican lawmakers are upset with President Obama's plan to formally rename Alaska's Mt. McKinley, to "Denali" during his trip to Alaska this week. Denali is the Native American name for the peak. Alaska has a longstanding petition to rename the mountain to Denali. It's been called Mt McKinley after the nation's 25th President for over 100 years. Ohio Congressman Bob Gibbs calls the move a political stunt that is insulting to all Ohioans. McKinley never visited Alaska.
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