Monday, October 20, 2014
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HARRISBURG - In the final minutes of the legislative session, the House on Monday approved a bill clearing the way for the National Rifle Association and other groups to sue local municipalities, among them Philadelphia, that enact ordinances stricter than state firearms laws.
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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Four Pennsylvania state police cars were damaged during a car chase that prompted one trooper to fire multiple shots at a fleeing vehicle in the Gettysburg area.
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A Kensington man will spend the next 28 to 56 years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to fatally injuring a 95-year-old woman after breaking into her home and demanding sex.
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After a potential sighting and fresh tips caused the manhunt for Eric Frein to shift this weekend, police confirmed Monday that some of those tips didn't pan out.
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PARADISE, Pa. (AP) - A school bus accident in central Pennsylvania has injured at least six people, four of them children, but there is no word on the extent of injuries.
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A Canadian drug trafficker on Monday was sentenced 21 years in prison for smuggling large quantities of the drug ecstasy and marijuana into Philadelphia.
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A Common Pleas Court judge Monday granted the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers' request for a preliminary injunction to halt the School Reform Commission from imposing changes to teachers' health-care benefits.
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - A casino company that agreed to Donald Trump's demand to remove his name from its now-closed Trump Plaza is refusing to strip the name from its lone remaining casino, the struggling Trump Taj Mahal.
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Monica Lewinsky has been called a lot of names since her affair with President Bill Clinton became public in 1998 - many of them unfit for publication.
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A man was hospitalized after being struck by a SEPTA train in Center City this morning. SEPTA said the man was hit by a Broad Street Line train near...
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Police are looking for the armed assailants who bound Temple University students with zip ties and beat one of them during a home-invasion robbery at...
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CHARDON, Ohio (AP) - One of the three women held captive in a Cleveland home for about a decade told a crowd she has been able to forgive her kidnapper and find peace in her life.
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TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say they've captured a southern New Jersey man who allegedly kidnapped and repeatedly attacked his girlfriend earlier this month.
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Three men have been arrested in connection with a string of armed robberies that targeted Northeast Philadelphia businesses since August, Philadelphia police said Monday.
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A retired Philadelphia police officer who died Saturday after being found wounded in her southern Virginia home was murdered, authorities there say.
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A 23-year-old man was killed when his car collided head-on with a tractor-trailer this morning in Bucks County. The accident occurred shortly after...