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Posted on: Friday, July 12, 2013 - 3:21pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is making Twinkies available this weekend, even though Hostess says it asked retailers to wait until Monday to start selling the spongy yellow snack cakes. The... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, July 12, 2013 - 3:19pm
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A dentist acted legally when he fired a longtime assistant because he had grown too attracted to her and worried he would try to start an affair, the Iowa Supreme... READ MORE »

Posted on: Friday, July 12, 2013 - 3:14pm
BEDFORD, Pa. (AP) — A fired guard must spend 45 days in jail for placing freezing shackles on a female inmate after she previously complained about how cold the metal restraints could be.... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 12:45pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The underboss of the Philadelphia mob has been sentenced to more than 15 years in prison for racketeering, capping a rap sheet that spans five decades. The sentence for... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 12:14pm
SAYLORSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Police say a northeastern Pennsylvania couple neglected a 70-year-old stroke victim before the woman died after having lost 100 pounds in filthy conditions while in... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 4:17am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Toronto company that runs a website meant to connect female college students with "sugar daddies" who pay a fee to join its service has posted a billboard in Pittsburgh... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 4:06am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man convicted of operating a dog-fighting ring out of a western Pennsylvania home has been sentenced to 39 months to 6½ years in prison. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review... READ MORE »

Posted on: Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 4:01am
NEW YORK (AP) — If you're lucky enough to live into your 90s, how well will your brain hold up? You may have an edge over people who got there ahead of you, a new study hints. Researchers... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 1:00pm
CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he threatened to kill his mother and rammed her car with his because she refused to give him money to buy... READ MORE »

Posted on: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 4:18am
MOULTON, Ala. (AP) — Police in one Alabama city didn't have to go far to find a man suspected of robbing a bank: He was sitting on a bench in the shade of the bank's awning. The man feared... READ MORE »

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