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  • Woman, 43, charged in 1994 fatal knife attack in Cleveland

    A fingerprint match has led to a voluntary manslaughter charge being filed against an Alabama woman for a fatal knife attack in Cleveland more than two decades ago. Prosecutors say 43-year-old Linda Booker was extradited from Birmingham, Alabama, after...
  • 5 things to know for Tuesday in Pennsylvania

    A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday. ___ FEDERAL PROSECUTOR ENLISTING DISTRICT ATTORNEYS TO 'CHOKE' GUNS, DRUGS COMING INTO WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA Pittsburgh U.S. Attorney...
  • Actor Emile Hirsch appears in Utah court on assault charge

    Actor Emile Hirsch made his first court appearance Monday on allegations that he put a studio executive in a chokehold and dragged her across a nightclub table while in Utah for the Sundance Film Festival. The "Into the Wild" star declined to comment...
  • Man accused of punch at Orioles game accepts plea deal

    Man accused of punch at Orioles game accepts plea deal
    A 23-year-old man accused of seriously injuring a man by punching him at an Orioles game nearly two years ago accepted a plea offer Friday that will send him to jail for 10 days and require him to pay $15,000 restitution to the victim. Gregory...
  • Suicide bombers kill 15 people outside Pakistani churches

    A pair of suicide bombers attacked two churches in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Sunday as worshippers prayed inside — killing 15 people in the latest assault against religious minorities in this increasingly fractured country, officials...
  • Allentown police officer fired, charged with beating two suspects

    Allentown police officer fired, charged with beating two suspects
    An Allentown police officer chased down an armed robbery suspect last spring, stopping the man by firing his Taser and stunning him at least three times, according to court records. Officer Ryan G. Alles wasn't done there, authorities said. He kicked the...
  • Kurds probe two other possible Islamic State chemical weapons attacks

    Kurds probe two other possible Islamic State chemical weapons attacks
    Kurdish forces in Iraq are investigating two other possible chemical weapons attacks by the Islamic State group, a top official said Monday, as authorities put an Iraqi offensive to retake Saddam Hussein's hometown on hold. The two purported chemical...
  • Man accused of battering girlfriend as she held child

    A 25-year-old West Boynton man was arrested after deputies say he assaulted his girlfriend while she was holding a child, sending both of them to the hospital for treatment. According to a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office arrest report, Aaron...
  • Man beaten, woman shot during house party brawl

    One man was beaten and a woman was shot when a brawl broke out at a southern New Jersey house party. Camden County prosecutors say the fight occurred around 1 a.m. Sunday in Gloucester Township, when a 19-year-old Sewell man was beaten by several...
  • Former Pennsylvania officer charged with assaulting suspects

    A former eastern Pennsylvania police officer has been charged with assaulting two men whom he had taken into custody. Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin said Monday that 28-year-old Ryan Alles of Quakertown was charged with aggravated assault and...
  • 14 killed in twin blasts outside churches in Pakistan

    14 killed in twin blasts outside churches in Pakistan
    Pakistani Taliban suicide bombers exploded themselves near two churches in the eastern city of Lahore on Sunday as worshipers were gathered inside, killing 14 people, officials said, in the latest attack against religious minorities in the increasingly...