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Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 7:58 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Ninety-four-year-old former President Jimmy Carter says he doesn't believe he could have managed the most powerful office in the world at 80 years old. Carter didn't tie his answer on Tuesday to any of his fellow Democrats running for president. But two leading 2020 candidates, Joe...
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tudents walk on the University of California, Los Angeles campus.
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Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 7:26 pm
A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college admissions bribery scheme
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Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 6:21 pm
Trump said his Supreme Court appointee was "the one who is actually being assaulted ... by lies and fake news."
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Andrew Limberg
September 17, 2019 - 4:37 pm
Additional charges have been filed against Pirates All-Star closer Felipe Vazquez.
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FILE - In this May 5, 2019, file photo Alex Trebek poses in the press room at the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Center in Pasadena, Calif. Trebek said Tuesday, Sept. 17, that he’s had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again.(Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 3:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's had a setback in his battle with pancreatic cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy again. Trebek told ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday that after a short period of optimism when he stopped chemotherapy, his "numbers shot up" and doctors...
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Andrew Limberg
September 17, 2019 - 12:37 pm
Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vazquez was arrested Tuesday for soliciting a child in Florida, providing obscene materials to minor and one count of computer pornography.
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Associated Press
September 17, 2019 - 11:05 am
Cokie Roberts, the daughter of politicians who grew up to cover the family business in Washington for ABC News and NPR over several decades, died Tuesday in Washington of complications from breast cancer.
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 The Connellsville Area School District will be required to bring in an outside consultant to do racial and cultural sensitivity training under a ruling today from the WPIAL.
Andrew Limberg
September 17, 2019 - 10:28 am
The parents of the Taylor Allderdice boy’s soccer team is asking for change in the way the WPIAL and PIAA deal with racism.
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FILE - In this Nov. 30, 2018, file photo Associate Justice Brett Kavanaugh sits with fellow Supreme Court justices for a group portrait at the Supreme Court Building in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Associated Press
September 16, 2019 - 5:16 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Between an offensive tweet and a significant revision, the New York Times' handling of a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh attracted almost as much attention as the accusation itself. The story also gave President Donald Trump and his...
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FILE - This Feb. 19, 2013, file photo shows OxyContin pills arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vt. Purdue Pharma, the company which makes OxyContin and other drugs, filed court papers in New York on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, seeking Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)
Associated Press
September 16, 2019 - 5:11 pm
BOSTON (AP) — OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has embarked on a multibillion-dollar plan to settle thousands of lawsuits over the nation's deadly opioid crisis by transforming itself in bankruptcy court into a sort of hybrid between a business and a charity. Whether the company can pull it off...
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