ST. MARYS, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he threatened his mother with a 10-inch kitchen knife because… More »
CLEVELAND (AP) — A tentative Aug. 4 trial date has been set for an Ohio man accused of kidnapping three women and holding them in his home for about a decade.
Ariel Castro, with his wrists and ankles
MORGANTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Investigators say a fire earlier this week at a titanium-manufacturing plant in eastern Pennsylvania caused $3.5 million in damage and… More »
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a suicide attack has killed a local political leader and four of his relatives in northern Iraq.
A police officer said Wednesday that a suicide bomber blew himself up late the previous
A passerby alerted a Youngstown resident that his home was on fire on Wednesday, helping the man escape safely.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal judge says a Christian college in western Pennsylvania can exclude coverage for birth control like the morning-after pill and… More »
BERLIN (AP) — President Barack Obama is suggesting Europe may need to adjust its economic policies to tackle high youth unemployment.
Obama said at a news conference in Berlin Wednesday that he has confidence in the eurozone’s policies
LONDON (AP) — Daniel Radcliffe has won magical reviews for his latest stage role as a disabled Irish dreamer in Martin McDonagh’s “The Cripple of Inishmaan.”
The former “Harry Potter” star plays the title role in a Michael
President Barack Obama will renew his call Wednesday to reduce the world’s nuclear stockpiles, including a proposed one-third reduction in U.S. and Russian arsenals, the White House said.
CLAIRTON, Pa. (AP) — United States Steel Corp. has gotten more time to meet county air pollution standards following a $500 million revamp of… More »
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — India’s prime minister said Wednesday that the death toll from flooding this week in the northern state of Uttrakhand had surpassed 100 and could rise substantially.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh spoke on his return
VIENNA (AP) — A flash flood unleashed by a major thunderstorm has inundated the Austrian village of Hallstatt, which has been awarded special status by the U.N. because of its unique beauty.
Wednesday’s storm turned the placid village
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — An adviser to the Palestinian president says Mahmoud Abbas’ Fatah movement wants him to stick to long-standing demands for resuming talks with Israel.
Wednesday’s remarks cast new doubt over an upcoming U.S. peace
ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A suspended northwestern Pennsylvania high school teacher must remain jailed until trial on federal charges that he possessed and created… More »
BEIJING (AP) — China’s new leader Xi Jinping is commanding wayward Communist Party cadres to purify themselves of corruption, and he’s summed it up in a pithy slogan as Mao Zedong might have done: Look in the mirror,
MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP) — Cars and trucks are rolling again across the Interstate 5 Skagit River bridge, restoring the traffic flow on the main route between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia.
A temporary span opened Wednesday morning,
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Allegheny County medical examiner has released the name of a Pittsburgh man who died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot hours… More »
ERIE, Pa. (AP) — A New York man has been sentenced to 21 years in federal prison for traveling to Pennsylvania intending to lure… More »
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A state security prosecutor in the United Arab Emirates says 30 Egyptian and UAE suspects have been charged with plotting a coup linked to a network of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood, in
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