Trump shames ex-beauty pageant winner for her sexual past
NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Trump shamed a former beauty pageant winner Friday for her sexual history and encouraged Americans to check out what he called her "sex tape," in an early-morning tweet-storm that dragged him further away from his campaign's efforts to broaden its appeal to women....
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Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Shimon Peres was laid to rest on Friday in a ceremony attended by thousands of admirers and dozens of international dignitaries - in a final tribute to a man who personified the history of Israel during a remarkable seven-decade political career and who came to be seen by many as a visionary and symbol of hopes of Mideast peace....
2 Van Gogh paintings recovered by Italian anti-Mafia police
ROME (AP) -- Italian police have found two Van Gogh paintings that were stolen from an Amsterdam museum in 2002 hidden in a farmhouse near an organized crime syndicate's Naples-area stronghold, investigators said Friday....
Obama: Peres won his wars but understood the need for peace
JERUSALEM (AP) -- President Barack Obama hailed Shimon Peres Friday as a man who showed the world that justice and hope are at the heart of the Zionist ideal and saw "all people as deserving of dignity and respect."...
Pennsylvania college condemns students' blackface video
READING, Pa. (AP) -- Albright College in eastern Pennsylvania is condemning an online video posted by two white students, including one in blackface who lampoons the "Black Lives Matter" movement....
Police still digging in Pennsylvania yard where coroner was
SAYLORSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- State police were still digging and searching the yard at a northeastern Pennsylvania residence where a coroner and county prosecutor were summoned earlier this week....
Man who sought hit-and-run law facing drunken driving trial
NANTICOKE, Pa. (AP) -- A man who convinced Pennsylvania lawmakers to enact harsher penalties for hit-and-run drivers after his son was killed by one in 2010 has been ordered to stand trial on drunken driving charges....
Police: Pennsylvania dealer hid 110 heroin bags in buttocks
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a Pennsylvania drug dealing suspect was found hiding 110 small bags of heroin in his buttocks....
Bensalem mayor: Loss of casino revenue could bring layoffs
BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia mayor says his township could see police layoffs or higher taxes if stops receiving the millions of dollars it gets from Parx Casino....
2 men killed, woman hurt when car flips in Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh police say two men have been killed and a woman injured after the car they were in crashed and flipped near a gas station....
Disbarred attorney sent to prison for robbing bank of $16K
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania attorney, already disbarred for robbing a bank last year, is now headed to prison....
Strike ends against company that makes marshmallow Peeps
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) -- The peeps who make marshmallow Peeps are back at work....
Armed Detroit man with record sought by Pennsylvania police
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- Western Pennsylvania police say they're looking for an armed and dangerous suspect from Detroit who escaped when they tried to arrest him....
Pittsburgh will become a one-newspaper town by year's end as Trib Total Media announced Wednesday that it will no longer publish a print edition of the Tribune-Review after Nov. 30. The newspaper, which has had a Pittsburgh edition since 1992, will go online-only Dec. 1st but will maintain a Pittsburgh-based newsroom. The Trib's restructuring plan will re-emphasize local news in its key markets by adding staff and other resources to its flagship Greensburg Tribune-Review and the Valley News Dispatch while keeping printed versions.
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