NKorea sentences American to 15 years labor

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An American detained for nearly six months in North Korea has been sentenced to 15 years of “compulsory labor” for unspecified crimes against the state, Pyongyang announced Thursday. The sentencing of Kenneth Bae,…

North Korea sentences American to 15 years’ labor

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An American detained for nearly six months in North Korea has been sentenced to 15 years of labor for crimes against the state, the North’s state media said Thursday, a development that further…
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MVCAP Helps Kids Plan

The Mahoning Valley College Access Program wants to reach younger students by targeting middle and elementary school kids to get them thinking about college or a technical program. …
Sharpsville Holds Off Wilmington

Wansack Leads Sharpsville to Win

Tyler Wansack of the Blue Devils had two RBIs in the final two innings to lead his team to a 9-8 victory over Wilmington.…
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Dunn Arrives in Valley

Dr. Randy Dunn is the current president of Murray State University in Kentucky. Click the video to see a one-on-one interview with Dunn. …

Chris Kelly, of rap duo Kris Kross, dies in Ga.

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say Chris Kelly, a member of the 90s rap duo Kriss Cross, has died in Atlanta. Investigator Betty Honey of the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office said the 34-year-old Kelley was pronounced…

8-year-old’s wish to play against the Timbers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — After missing his team’s final soccer game last season because of cancer treatment, 8-year-old Atticus Lane-Dupre made sure his teammates were in on his wish to scrimmage against the Portland Timbers. On Wednesday, the…
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Girl Scout Honored

Sara Book, 10, of Edinburg, was given a special patch by her Girl Scout Troop for her actions during a car accident on Interstate 80 in March. …

Pa. defendant testifies in triple-murder trial

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man charged with murdering his mother, sister and elderly aunt at his automobile glass shop four years ago has taken the s……

First full cruise season under new rules start

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — More than 1 million cruise ship passengers are expected to visit Alaska this year, but industry officials fear new fuel standards intended to limit pollution from large ships could drive vessels away and lower…

Pa. man pleads guilty to moving friend’s body

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to abuse of a corpse for moving a friend’s corpse out of his apartment into the victim’s……

Arrest made in slaying of Ala. woman holding baby

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police have arrested a man accused of fatally shooting an Alabama woman while she held her 10-day old son. Authorities say 20-year-old Corderious Domini McClellan is charged with capital murder in the death of…

Biden: Abused women fear being raped by the system

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says many women who are raped or physically abused don’t report it because they don’t want, in his words, “to get raped again by the system.” Biden says many women who…

Texts, TV, then trouble for bombing suspect’s pals

Dias Kadyrbayev was driving back to his apartment when he got a call from a college buddy. A clearly anxious Robel Phillipos told him authorities had released photos of the alleged Boston Marathon bombers — and one of…

Judge halts NYC taxi e-hailing a day after launch

NEW YORK (AP) — Hailing yellow cabs with smartphone apps is on hold in New York City a day after the experimental service began. An appeals judge agreed Wednesday to bar e-hailing, at least temporarily. A panel of…

Police: W. Pa. doctor’s body had cyanide

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Authorities say a doctor who suddenly collapsed in her home and died had high levels of cyanide in her system. Pittsburgh Police Lt. Kevin Kraus says t……