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September 19, 2017 - 11:20 am
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania prosecutor is planning a news conference on the death of a 19-year-old college freshman who died last week from blunt-force head injuries believed to be suffered in a fall. Lafayette College in Easton has said that officers responding to a call about a student who'...
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September 18, 2017 - 9:42 pm
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. WHERE HURRICANE MARIA IS HEADED The Caribbean island of Dominica was getting a direct hit from the Category 5 storm Monday evening, and it's expected to slam into Puerto Rico on Tuesday...
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September 16, 2017 - 1:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jay-Z performed his first headlining concert in three years in his hometown of New York City on Friday, a show that featured his popular hits and a dedication to outspoken NFL player Colin Kaepernick. The Brooklyn rapper kicked off the first of three days of the Meadows Music and...
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September 15, 2017 - 6:52 pm
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A son of former Penn State University assistant coach Jerry Sandusky has pleaded guilty pressuring a teenage girl to send him naked photos and asking her teen sister to give him oral sex. Friday's plea deal comes one week before Jeffrey Sandusky's trial on 14 counts,...
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September 15, 2017 - 4:58 pm
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania college says officers were responding to a call about a student who'd been drinking when they found a freshman lacrosse recruit unconscious near a dorm the day before his death. Easton police have only said that 19-year-old McCrae Williams was involved in a "chain...
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September 15, 2017 - 4:52 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — In his trademark low-key way, Bob Newhart says he's pleased that his 1970s sitcom about a psychologist and his quirky patients and pals will mark its 45th anniversary with a TV marathon. But Newhart, who turned 88 earlier this month and still does standup gigs, can't resist...
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September 14, 2017 - 12:48 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — More than 50 local and national charities have raised more than $350 million in the nearly three weeks since Hurricane Harvey struck the Texas Gulf Coast, and the disparate groups are trying to decide on priorities while some storm victims still await help. Distrust of large...
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September 14, 2017 - 10:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's lone black Republican urged President Donald Trump on Wednesday to avoid inflammatory racial rhetoric such as his statement blaming "many sides" for the violence at a recent white nationalist protest in Virginia. Sen. Tim Scott of South Carolina said he met for...
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September 14, 2017 - 7:09 am
LONDON (AP) — The British government confirmed Thursday it is asking the country's competition regulator to investigate Twenty-First Century Fox Inc.'s bid for satellite broadcaster Sky because of concerns about broadcasting standards. Culture Secretary Karen Bradley announced her decision two days...
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September 14, 2017 - 2:09 am
BOSTON (AP) — A few fans seated above the Green Monster dropped down a sign denouncing racism during the fourth inning of Boston's 7-3 loss to Oakland at Fenway Park on Wednesday night. The sign - draped over the top middle of the 37-foot Monster - had a black background with white letters that...
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