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October 17, 2017 - 6:17 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man has been sentenced to a 10-year federal term for sexual abuse of a 16-year-old in connection with sex parties arranged by a former Pennsylvania girls' basketball coach. Fifty-six-year-old Daniel Teed was also ordered Tuesday to spend 20 years on probation after completing...
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Drug Enforcement Administration Acting Administrator Robert Patterson, center, accompanied by Royal Canadian Mounted Police Assistant Commissioner Joanne Grace Crampton, left, and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, right, speaks at a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, to announce the indictments of two Chinese fentanyl trackers in the fight against opiate substances from entering the United States. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
October 17, 2017 - 3:48 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Chinese nationals have been indicted on charges they manufactured tons of fentanyl and other powerful narcotics that were then peddled in the United States, killing at least four people and seriously injuring five others, Justice Department officials announced Tuesday...
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October 17, 2017 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 9-15. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. "NFL Post Game," CBS, 16.58 million. 2. NFL Football: N.Y. Giants at Denver, NBC, 16.16 million. 3. NFL Football: Philadelphia at Carolina, CBS, 14.58 million. 4...
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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2017 file photo, Michelle Yeoh, a cast member in "Star Trek: Discovery," poses at the premiere of the new television series, in Los Angeles. The Malaysian film star commented Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 in a statement to The Associated Press on the sexual harassment scandal surrounding Harvey Weinstein. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
October 17, 2017 - 5:24 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Actress Michelle Yeoh said Tuesday that she was aware of Harvey Weinstein's reputation and would have unleashed "years of martial arts training" on the fallen Hollywood mogul had he ever tried to sexually harass her. In a statement to The Associated Press, the Malaysian star added...
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Howard Lasker, right, comforts his daughter, Gabrielle, who is visiting their home for the first time since a wildfire swept through it Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, in Santa Rosa, Calif. With the winds dying down, fire officials said Sunday they have apparently "turned a corner" against the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
October 15, 2017 - 8:09 pm
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — With the winds dying down, fire officials said Sunday they have apparently "turned a corner" against the wildfires that have devastated California wine country and other parts of the state over the past week, and thousands of people got the all-clear to return home. While...
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This image released by Universal Pictures shows Jessica Rothe in a scene from "Happy Death Day." (Universal Pictures via AP)
October 15, 2017 - 3:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The box office might be struggling this year, but the horror genre is alive and well. This weekend the "Groundhog Day"-like horror pic "Happy Death Day" scored a first-place finish, surpassing expectations and blowing the much costlier and star-driven "Blade Runner 2049" out of...
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October 13, 2017 - 2:10 am
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Former international soccer star George Weah has taken an early lead in Liberia's presidential election as the West African nation begins releasing provisional results. The National Election Commission data shared late Thursday show Weah ahead in 14 of Liberia's 15 counties...
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October 12, 2017 - 7:43 am
PARIS (AP) — The noise of car engines enveloping the streets of the French capital might in the future become a memory for Paris pedestrians. In its latest initiative to reduce pollution, Paris City Hall is planning to ban gas-powered cars by 2030. The controversial move follows Mayor Anne Hidalgo'...
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October 10, 2017 - 6:42 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Tuesday is the last day to register to vote in Pennsylvania's Nov. 7 general election. The biggest statewide contest for voters is between Supreme Court Justice Sallie Mundy and challenger Dwayne Woodruff, an Allegheny County judge who formerly played for the Pittsburgh...
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October 10, 2017 - 5:25 am
MONONGAHELA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania wrestling program has been banned from using school facilities after the coach described high school football players as "thugs" in a Facebook post. Ringgold Youth Wrestling Coach Doug Conroy tells WTAE-TV ( http://bit.ly/2yCrMwd ) he used the term in...
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