UNITED NATIONS (AP) — International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge said Friday he is “comforted” that Russia has agreed to respect the Olympic Charter’s ban on any kind of discrimination following its adoption of a law against gay
A local church is hitting the auction block Saturday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wong Kar-wai swears he’s seen people fly.
The acclaimed Hong Kong director crossed China meeting 100 kung fu masters as research for “The Grandmaster,” his new film about Bruce Lee’s teacher.
He said that
New weight restrictions are coming for 21 state bridges in Northwestern Pennsylvania. The bridges are among 1,000 structurally deficient bridges statewide.
ENOLA, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania woman is charged with attempted homicide after police say she stabbed and poured some kind of caustic… More »
Many Valley students will be heading back to school Monday and local and state police agencies are urging motorists to be on the lookout for buses and students walking to school.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Members of a radical Sunni Muslim group clashed Friday with minority Shiites in central Pakistan, fighting that killed five, police said.
The clashes between the Ahle Sunnat Waljamaat members and the Shiites happened in the
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Doctors say the widow of former Yugoslav communist dictator Josip Broz Tito has been hospitalized.
Jovanka Broz, 88, was rushed to Belgrade’s emergency hospital Friday in critical condition, according to Zlatibor Loncar, director of
The city of Youngstown and runners are ready for the annual Panerathon Run and Walk.
A 14-year-old boy found out Friday that a collector’s item he found cleaning basements may have been a live mortar.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Hundreds of Cuban doctors are arriving in Brazil, the first of an expected 4,000 physicians from the communist-run island who’ll eventually work in Latin America’s biggest nation.
The first Cubans began arriving Friday
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police have arrested a man accused of shooting a security guard at a Walmart store and robbing him of his… More »
LONDON (AP) — A Scottish cardinal blocked an inquiry into cases of sexual abuse in the Catholic church of Scotland a year before resigning over his own sexual misconduct, the church said Friday.
Cardinal Keith O’Brien, who resigned
DAISYTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The National Weather Service says locally heavy rains have caused flash flooding in a concentrated area of one southwestern Pennsylvania… More »
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia woman has turned up alive nearly two weeks after her family held a funeral and burial for her.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio’s highway patrol and the union for troopers have settled a disagreement over shoes for the officers, who can now… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Affleck will be the next Batman: How ’bout them apples?
Well, the Internet, which erupted Thursday night after Warner Bros. announced that Affleck will play the Caped Crusader for its Superman and Batman
TORONTO (AP) — Toronto’s larger-than-life mayor took down wrestling star Hulk Hogan in a friendly arm-wrestling match Friday to kick off an annual pop culture convention.
The 14-time world wrestling champion, in a T-shirt and his trademark bandana,
The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week’s ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who survived a polar bear attack in Canada says that going into the park unarmed was a risk he was willing to take. And he acknowledges it’s a gamble he nearly