Texas gunman was former target of FBI terror probe
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A man whose social media presence was being scrutinized by federal authorities was one of two attackers in a shooting at a Texas cartoon contest featuring images of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad, and the Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for the attack....
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Five paintings missing since WWII returning to Germany
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Five paintings missing since World War II are being returned to collections in Germany at the behest of the heirs of their American acquirers....
Nepali police dig bodies from village and trekking route
KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Rescuers were digging Tuesday through thousands of tons of earth from a quake-triggered mudslide in Nepal that wiped out an entire village along a popular Himalayan trekking route and killed at least 60 people....
AP Exclusive: Video shows migrant rescue of deflating dinghy
CATANIA, Sicily (AP) -- Migrants frantically shimmied up ropes dangling from a towering cargo ship and others jumped into the water grasping at lifesavers. Five bodies were recovered in the latest Mediterranean rescue and more were feared drowned....
Prosecutor: Drug squad thought badge protected them from law
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Citizens give police "a tremendous amount of power" and cannot let them use it to beat, rob and intimidate people - even if they are drug dealers, a federal prosecutor told jurors....
Mobile home fire that killed 3 women accidental
COATESVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a fire in a mobile home that killed three women was accidentally sparked by smoking materials discarded outside during conditions ideal for the spread of fire....
Mothers charged after boy, 2, saved from Philadelphia roof
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say two mothers have been charged after a 2-year-old boy was rescued from the roof of a three-story home in northeast Philadelphia....
W. Pa. health system in deal for 49-bed Waynesburg hospital
WAYNESBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Western Pennsylvania health system has reached a tentative agreement to buy a small hospital in the region....
Officials confirm cancer in smallmouth bass from Susquehanna
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Biologists are confirming the first case of cancer in a smallmouth bass caught in the Susquehanna River....
Ellen Albertini Dow, 'Wedding Singer' rapper, dies at 101
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Ellen Albertini Dow, a feisty character actress best known for her salty rendition of "Rapper's Delight" in "The Wedding Singer," has died. She was 101....
Judge tells deadlocked jury in Etan Patz case to keep going
NEW YORK (AP) -- Jurors deliberating in the trial of a man accused of killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in 1979 say they're deadlocked - for a second time. But a judge told them to keep trying for a verdict....
Body found in road near hospital may have been pedestrian
MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Police were trying to determine whether a man found dead in the street near a western Pennsylvania hospital was a pedestrian and, if so, who struck him with a vehicle and why....
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Girl, 7, shot in suspected road rage on Philadelphia street
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say road rage at a congested West Philadelphia intersection may have led to a shooting that wounded a 7-year-old girl....
Retired neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson and retired business executive Carly Fiorina both entered the race for the Republican Party's presidential nomination on Monday. Independent Vermont U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders launched his presidential bid for the Democratic presidential nomination last week. Carson and Fiorina are considered conservatives. Sanders says he's a democratic socialist.
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