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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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Vice President Mike Pence, front center, stands during the playing of the national anthem before an NFL football game between the Indianapolis Colts and the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
October 09, 2017 - 7:42 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 7:40 a.m. President Donald Trump says Vice President Mike Pence's attendance at a 49ers-Colts game this weekend was "long planned." Trump's comment on Twitter Monday appears to respond to questions about whether Pence's brief...
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In this Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017 photo, Penn State University student Jesse Weber, right, looks over his computer as fellow student Amber Morris, center, and program director Katie Tenney, left, exchange ideas during a Stand For State team meeting in State College, Pa. Penn State's Stand for State program is part of a large push in colleges across the country seeking to train people to be able to recognize, and step in, when a sexual assault is unfolding. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
October 08, 2017 - 1:35 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Training programs around the country are trying to teach bystanders to stop sexual assault, and now is when they have to be especially alert. Campus sexual assault reports are so common at the beginning of the fall semester, college administrators call this time of year...
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October 07, 2017 - 1:01 am
BC-PA-FBH--Prep Scores,1321 Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Abington 35, Council Rock North 14 Abraham Lincoln 48, Philadelphia George Washington 22 Aliquippa 28, Clairton 0 Allentown Dieruff 30, Pleasant Valley 14 Altoona 48, Hempfield Area 47 Archbishop Wood 49, Father Judge...
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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives at the Muniz National Guard Air Base, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. The trip comes days after U.S President Donald Trump visited Puerto Rico and praised relief efforts without mentioning the criticism that the federal response has drawn. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
October 06, 2017 - 8:33 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to visit Las Vegas this weekend to take part in a ceremony marking the deadliest shooting rampage in modern U.S. history. City officials said Friday that the vice...
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Tokyo Governor and Party of Hope leader Yuriko Koike speaks during an interview with The Associated Press at her party's office in Tokyo, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. Just days before Japan’s national election campaign kicks off, all eyes are on Koike, Tokyo’s governor. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
October 06, 2017 - 11:28 am
TOKYO (AP) — Popular Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, a rumored candidate in upcoming parliamentary elections, says she wants to influence national politics to speed up changes needed in Japan by starting them in her city. Koike, who became Tokyo's first female leader last year and led her local party to a...
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In this Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 photo an unidentified heroin user, left, is injected by another man, right, on the street near a strip of land sometimes referred to as "Methadone Mile," in Boston. Residents and those recovering from drug addiction say the area has seen little to no improvement after city officials promised new measures to tackle the notorious drug haven last summer. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
October 05, 2017 - 12:08 am
BOSTON (AP) — Residents and people recovering from addiction say Boston's "Methadone Mile" has seen little to no improvement after city officials promised new measures to tackle the notorious drug haven last year. George Stergios is the local neighborhood association president. He says residents...
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In this Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017 photo, Elvis tribute artist Eddie Powers poses for a photo with newlyweds Rob and Kelly Roznowski after he married them at the Welcome to Las Vegas sign in Las Vegas. A gunman opened fire on an outdoor music concert on Sunday making it the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. But even though the city is in mourning, for many it is business as usual with celebrations and parties continuing. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
October 04, 2017 - 10:42 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The fountains at the Bellagio casino went off like clockwork, the water swaying and pulsating in time to Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the USA." Two faux showgirls in pink headdresses tried to hustle a few dollars off tourists gathered to watch. A group of men drinking beers stopped...
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