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Turkey-Russia spat over downed Russian warplane escalates
French president off to Moscow for talks on fighting terror
Pope says 'catastrophic' if interests derail climate talks
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Pope Francis warned Thursday that it would be "catastrophic" for world leaders to let special interest groups get in the way of a global agreement to curb fossil fuel emissions as he brought his environmental message to the heart of Africa on the eve of make-or-break climate change talks in Paris....
So far, bear tally higher than in last year's hunting season
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Hunters killed 223 bears during the third day of Pennsylvania's statewide bear season, raising the three-day total to nearly 2,500....
Deer here: Game commission to steer hunters to prime spots
FISHER, Pa. (AP) -- Yo, hunters! Deer here....
Mother thankful after ailing girl has multi-organ transplant
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An ailing 8-year-old girl from western Pennsylvania has undergone a rare multi-organ transplant....
Family-run oyster house calls it quits after 103 years
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A century-old Philadelphia restaurant plans to shut its doors after generations of family ownership....
Bullet shatters taxi's rear window, hits driver in the back
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police in Pittsburgh are asking for the public's help as they investigate a shooting that injured a cab driver....
County adopts ordinance to protect dogs from extreme weather
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- Some pet owners in northeastern Pennsylvania will have to start paying closer attention to the weather....
Under fire, Pennsylvania attorney general plans email review
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Senate moved a step closer on Wednesday to potentially removing the state's embattled attorney general from office, while she raised the possibility of criminal charges against others in a slowly unfolding scandal involving public officials exchanging sexually explicit or otherwise offensive emails....
Counties may sue Pennsylvania over 5-month budget standoff
Pennsylvania's cash-strapped counties are saying enough is enough as the budget impasse in Harrisburg nears its sixth month. They are exploring a lawsuit to force the state to release funds, and at least one already declared it will protest by withholding millions of dollars it collects in state real estate transfer taxes and court fees....
Trooper leaves hospital, teen charged in Philadelphia chase
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 17-year-old charged with shooting a trooper during a chaotic car chase that ended in a fiery crash on a downtown Philadelphia highway had been driving the car when it was stopped for an expired tag, state police said....
Police: Pennsylvania man working on boat killed by explosion
BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A southwestern Pennsylvania man has died after being burned in an explosion while working at an automotive business....
Several retailers have taken a stand against Thanksgiving Day openings this year, with GameStop, Lowes, TJ Maxx and Staple’s saying they will keep their doors closed until Black Friday. Although at first glance it appears encouraging for those who complain that shoppers and employees should spend the holiday with their families, a report from in-store analytics firm Shopper Trak found that Thanksgiving Day store visits in 2014 increased 27.3 percent from the year prior.
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