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Researchers develop chewing gum to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission

If clinical trials prove that the gum is safe and effective, it could be given to patients whose infection status is unknown

06 Dec 2021 1:55 PM

5 children killed in fire at Pennsylvania daycare facility

The children who died were between 8 months to roughly 8 years old, the fire chief said.

12 Aug 2019 1:24 PM

1 killed, 7 injured in mass shooting at graduation party in US

Around 60 people were at the party when the shots rang out.

17 Jun 2019 1:26 PM

Donald Trump swipes at Joe Biden, talks about 2020 chances in Pennsylvania

President Donald Trump voiced confidence on Monday in his ability to win a repeat victory in Pennsylvania in 2020.

21 May 2019 4:01 PM

Pittsburgh gunman spoke of 'genocide, desire to kill Jews'

Robert Bowers (46), who was taken into custody after a firefight with police, could face death penalty after being charged with murder.

29 Oct 2018 2:20 PM


11 killed in Pittsburgh shooting in one of ‘deadliest’ attack on Jews in US

The suspect, Robert Bowers, was charged with 29 federal counts, including hate crimes and weapons offenses.

28 Oct 2018 8:19 AM

Comic legend Bill Cosby sentenced up to 10 yrs in prison for sexual assault

Cosby's requests will be reviewed by a special committee and can be rejected up to a maximum sentence of 10 years behind bars.

26 Sep 2018 9:09 AM

Over 1,000 kids molested by Catholic priests in 6 Pennsylvania dioceses: report

Most of victims were boys, but girls were abused, too. The abuse ranged from groping and masturbation to anal, oral and vaginal rape.

15 Aug 2018 11:42 AM

Trump trashes media as 'fake, fake disgusting news' at rally in Pennsylvania

Time and time again, Trump denounced the press for underselling his accomplishments and doubting his political rise.

03 Aug 2018 12:22 PM

Bill Cosby trial after #MeToo: America's Dad convicted of drugging, molesting woman

Constand, 45, told jurors that Cosby knocked her out with three blue pills and penetrated her with his fingers as she lay immobilized.

27 Apr 2018 10:09 AM


Parts missing, need ambulance on runway: Pilot after US Jet blew apart

ammie Jo Shults drew on her Navy skills when one of the two engines on her Boeing 737-700 blew and broke apart.

18 Apr 2018 7:44 PM

One dead, 7 injured as engine explodes mid-air on Southwest Airlines flight

Banker Jennifer Riordan, from New Mexico, suffered fatal head injuries after being 'sucked out of the window' at 32,000ft.

18 Apr 2018 1:40 PM

From ‘making America great’ to keeping it that way: Trump gears for 2020

‘I look forward to 2020 because I want to see how far left the person is going to be that we're going to run against,’ Trump said.

11 Mar 2018 1:14 PM

Ivanka Trump comes forward to uphold tax plan, says addresses needs of US families

The tax system would be simplified, and most Americans would be able to file their income taxes on a postcard, according to the plan.

24 Oct 2017 3:46 PM

Retired US priest accused of forcing boy to perform oral sex

The state attorney general's office said that the Rev. Sweeney committed felony involuntary deviate sexual intercourse against the boy.

25 Jul 2017 8:24 AM


105-year-old woman receives honorary high school diploma

Theresia Brandl attended Stowe High School until she had to drop out to care for her ailing mother.

19 May 2017 1:41 PM

100 days in, Trump says he's brought about 'profound change'

Trump's rally on Saturday offered a familiar recapitulation of what he and aides have argued for days are administration successes.

30 Apr 2017 8:34 AM

20-year-old rapes, kills girlfriend's 4-yr-old son; arrested

The police found the accused hidden in the attic where his mother had kept him to avoid police detection.

30 Mar 2017 5:26 PM

88-year-old US woman foils rape attempt, tells attacker she's HIV positive

She says the attacker stopped after she told him her husband died of HIV and she also had the virus.

04 Mar 2017 9:19 AM

Joggers in bras, panties, briefs raise money for sick kids

In briefs, boxers, bras and bloomers, they ran three-quarters of a mile in a Valentine's Day-related charity event benefiting sick children.

19 Feb 2017 9:12 AM