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Quake-aid need acute in Nepal capital, more so in villages

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers - Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. In much of the countryside, it was worse, though how much worse was only beginning to become apparent....
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Quake-aid need acute in Nepal capital, more so in villages

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Shelter, fuel, food, medicine, power, news, workers - Nepal's earthquake-hit capital was short on everything Monday as its people searched for lost loved ones, sorted through rubble for their belongings and struggled to provide for their families' needs. In much of the countryside, it was worse, though how much worse was only beginning to become apparent....
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The Latest on Nepal Quake: US soldiers stay in Nepal to help

10:50 p.m. (1710 GMT, 13:10 EDT)...
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AP PHOTOS: Quake in Nepal leaves more than 4,000 dead

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Nepal's worst earthquake in more than 80 years has so far claimed more than 4,000 lives, even without a full accounting from vulnerable mountain villages that rescue workers were still struggling to reach two days after the disaster. The desperate effort to save lives intensified Monday as aid flights arrived carrying emergency medical teams, search-and-rescue equipment and tarps for shelter....
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Mother charged after 4 kids locked in basement for 13 hours

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A mother was charged Monday with locking her four children in the basement for more than 13 hours without food or a bathroom as punishment....
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Grand jury: AG Kane was not 'truthful,' engaged in cover-up

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A grand jury report issued in December says Pennsylvania's attorney general engaged in a cover-up and was not "truthful" about her role in the alleged unlawful leak of material from a 2009 investigation....
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Kane's lawyers challenge judges over contempt hearing

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Judges said Monday that they plan to rule promptly after hearing lawyers for Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane argue why she should not be tried for contempt of court for firing a prosecutor who testified in a leak investigation into her office....
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Police: 2 teens arrested in slaying of food deliveryman

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say two teenagers have been arrested in the death of a Chinese food deliveryman who was shot while dropping off an order in northeast Philadelphia last week....
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20 charged with targeting Pennsylvania Lowe's stores

CRANBERRY, Pa. (AP) -- Police say they've charged 20 people from western Pennsylvania in a shoplifting ring that targeted Lowe's home improvement stores in five counties....
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Human waste tanker, makeup truck collide in Pa., killing 1

EAGLEVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- One person is dead after trucks hauling human waste and makeup materials collided, spilled their cargo and sparked a fire outside Philadelphia....
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5 things to know for Monday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday....
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Pennsylvania official in custody after 6-hour SWAT standoff

MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. (AP) -- A small-town politician threatened to detonate propane tanks and claimed to have "thousands of rounds" available for a rifle he brandished after an argument with his son turned into a six-hour standoff with a SWAT team, police said Monday....
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Police investigate farmer shooting dogs that attacked deer

WINGATE, Pa. (AP) -- State police say they've investigating after a central Pennsylvania farmer shot two dogs who attacked his deer, killing one of the animals....
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SW Pennsylvania road renamed for soldier killed in Iraq

CONFLUENCE, Pa. (AP) -- A rural road has been renamed for a southwestern Pennsylvania soldier killed in Iraq 10 years ago....
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