Baltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riots
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Baltimore's mayor has lifted a citywide curfew six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in the city....
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Nepal shuts airport to big jets; more bodies found
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Runway damage forced Nepalese authorities to close the main airport Sunday to large aircraft delivering aid to millions of people following the massive earthquake, but U.N. officials said the overall logistics situation was improving....
Nepal's wrenching choices: 'I feel like I could die anytime'
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Four days after the earthquake ripped apart the supporting wall attaching her ancient brick house to the tilting seven-story building next door, Parbati Gautam moved back in....
Officials: Arab coalition 'reconnaissance' troops in Yemen
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- At least 20 troops from a Saudi-led Arab coalition, including Yemeni expatriates in shorts, landed Sunday in Yemen's southern coastal city of Aden on a "reconnaissance" mission amid a fierce offensive by Shiite rebels and their allies there, Yemeni military officials said....
Slain trooper's parents say they forgive suspected ambusher
TOBYHANNA, Pa. (AP) -- The parents of a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper say they have forgiven his alleged killer....
Police: DUI being probed in crash that injured lawmaker
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a motorcycle crash on an eastern Pennsylvania interstate that injured a state senator is being investigated as a possible case of driving under the influence....
Trial opens for man in 2012 murder of estranged girlfriend
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Trial opens Monday for a western Pennsylvania man charged in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend more than three years ago....
Kennywood ends opening day early after disturbances
WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say disturbances involving several large groups of teenagers prompted a western Pennsylvania amusement park to end its opening day early....
Frank Olivo, Santa pelted with snow at '68 Eagles game, dies
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The fill-in Santa whose downfield jaunt at a Philadelphia Eagles game in 1968 lives on in sports history for the hail of snowballs and shower of boos that rained down on him has died. Frank Olivo was 66....
Mother found dead along with son died of natural causes
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman found dead along with her infant son in a western Pennsylvania apartment died of pneumonia rather than a drug overdose as first suspected, authorities said Saturday....
Pennsylvania Turnpike crash kills driver, injures 4 workers
BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say an early morning accident in a construction zone on the Pennsylvania Turnpike killed a driver and injured four construction workers....
Eagles wrap up draft with three defensive players
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- It's all about defense for the Philadelphia Eagles....
Girl, 9, reported shot with BB gun near Philadelphia
HULMEVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a child was flown to a hospital after reportedly being shot with a BB gun in suburban Philadelphia....
Man who pleaded in 4 murders seeks to reverse conviction
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A man who pleaded guilty in the drug-related slayings of four people in northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking to reverse his conviction, saying he felt his lawyers pressured him into the plea....
Pope Francis has said he wants women to have a greater role in the Roman Catholic Church around the world and in the Vatican bureaucracy but he has said the "door is closed" to the possibility that women could become priests. The Church teaches that women cannot become priests because Jesus willingly chose only men as his apostles. Advocates of a female priesthood reject this view, saying he was acting according the norms of his times.
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