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Posted on: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 4:02am
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — The site of a northeastern Pennsylvania mine disaster that claimed the lives of 92 men almost a century ago will be getting a historic marker. The Times Leader says... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, April 3, 2013 - 4:01am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Condemned killer Steven Smith's argument for mercy isn't an easy one. Smith acknowledges he intended to rape his girlfriend's 6-month-old daughter but says he never... READ MORE »

Posted on: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 10:33am
CATHLAMET, Wash. (AP) — A 911 dispatcher in Washington state called on her own mother to rescue a stranded boater in the Columbia River, knowing her mother could kayak to the area faster... READ MORE »

Posted on: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 4:01am
SEATTLE (AP) — One of usually peaceful springtime rituals of childhood — the Easter egg hunt — turned nasty at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle. Blame the moms. A statement on the Seattle... READ MORE »

Posted on: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 4:00am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A hitman told jurors Monday that he killed at least eight people for Philadelphia drug kingpin Kaboni Savage, including six relatives of a suspected informant, saying... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 4:56pm
ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — Police believe an armed man set fire to his central Pennsylvania home before blocking his driveway with a car and tree limbs to keep emergency responders away. The... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 4:51pm
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa teenager is suing his school district and several administrators because he says they didn't do enough to protect him from bullying and an assault that left... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 10:54am
ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Witnesses say the 25-year-old man accused of walking into an Ohio church and fatally shooting his father after an Easter service Sunday was yelling about God and... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 4:01am
READING, Pa. (AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania police officer fired after mistakenly killing a fellow officer during a shootout nearly a decade ago will be eligible for a $36,000 annual... READ MORE »

Posted on: Monday, April 1, 2013 - 3:59am
BERLIN (AP) — An entire troupe of performing fleas has fallen victim to the freezing temperatures currently gripping Germany. Flea circus director Robert Birk says he was shocked to find... READ MORE »

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