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Posted on: Saturday, December 21, 2013 - 3:55am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Philadelphia police officer who sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl at a suburban motel has been sentenced to six to 20 years in state prison. The Bucks... READ MORE »

Posted on: Saturday, December 21, 2013 - 3:51am
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Two half-brothers have pleaded guilty to murder charges in the drug-related slayings of three people in northeastern Pennsylvania last year. In Luzerne County Court... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, December 20, 2013 - 4:00am
ELK CITY, Okla. (AP) — Talk about a marriage proposal to remember. An Oklahoma man proposed to his girlfriend last week while an officer tried to arrest him on two outstanding warrants. An... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, December 20, 2013 - 3:58am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The United Methodist church defrocked a pastor from central Pennsylvania on Thursday for violating doctrine by officiating his son's gay marriage, leaving the minister... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, December 20, 2013 - 3:44am
ATLANTA (AP) — A truck overturned in metro Atlanta, spilling tons of hams onto an interstate ramp. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the truck was hauling 40,000 pounds of hams... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 4:30pm
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court has ruled that the producer of a hit kids' cartoon was partly to blame for the injuries suffered by two children when their friend tied them to a tree and set... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 2:02pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Duck Dynasty" patriarch Phil Robertson — suspended from the series indefinitely after making disparaging remarks about gays — is getting some support from key followers... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 4:06am
SYDNEY (AP) — A tourist in Australia had to be rescued by police after plunging off a pier while browsing Facebook on her phone, officials said Wednesday. The woman was walking along a bay... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 4:04am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Giving a puppy or kitten to the pet lover on your list is a gift idea animal activists have long warned people to avoid. But a national animal welfare group says the... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, December 19, 2013 - 3:39am
LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (AP) — Three small two-year colleges in Pennsylvania have suddenly closed, leaving students wondering what to do next. The schools are Oakbridge Academy of Arts in Lower... READ MORE »

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