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India wildlife reserve park devastated by monsoon floods


GUAHATI, India (AP) — Rising floodwaters have inundated large parts of a famous wildlife reserve park in northeastern India, killing more th…

State funeral held for ‘Pakistan’s Mother Theresa’


KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Mourners on Saturday attended a state funeral for Ruth Pfau, a German physician and nun who earned international ac…

Gunmen kill local leader of Pakistan’s pro-Taliban party


PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A police officer says gunmen on a motorcycle have killed a local leader of Pakistan’s pro-Taliban Jamiat-e-Ulema I…

AP Top International News at 6:37 a.m. EDT


Spain presses manhunt for ringleader in dual attacks

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Tree falls on moving car in Lancaster County

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A large tree fell onto a Lancaster County roadway on Friday, striking a moving car.


Finnish police shoot man who stabs 8 people in Turku; 2 dead

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A man stabbed eight people Friday in Finland’s western city of Turku, killing two of them, before police shot him in the thigh and detained …

Driver dies in York County crash

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The driver in a single-vehicle crash Friday afternoon in York County was pronounced dead at the scene.


Homes, vehicles entered overnight in Upper Allen Township

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Several homes and vehicles were entered overnight in Upper Allen Township, police said on Friday.

Report: Pa. funding to higher education dropping, so is percentage of college graduates

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A report says Pennsylvania ranks 40th out of 50 states in the percentage of adults with more than a high school diploma. It is in the compan…


Girl Scout camp’s future in question

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Liz Dirian is a Girl Scout ambassador for Troop 70262. She's spent most of her life in the scouts and the teenager has the badges to show fo…


Trophy elk euthanized after roaming into disease area

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The Pennsylvania Game Commission says it euthanized a trophy elk after the bull wandered into a chronic wasting disease management area.


Sierra Leone death toll now up to 450 after mudslides

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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) — Rescue officials in Sierra Leone warned Friday that the chances of finding survivors in the debris of this wee…


In Germany, neo-Nazis get to march but threats are verboten


BERLIN (AP) — Given Germany’s grim history as the home of National Socialism and the efforts it has made since then to atone for its genocid…

EpiPen maker to pay Pennsylvania $8.3M for overcharges

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EpiPen maker Mylan will pay Pennsylvania $8.3 million to settle claims it overcharged the state's Medicaid program for its emergency allergy…

DA faces hearing over texting judges, fake Facebook account

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The lead prosecutor handling the case against members of a Penn State fraternity charged after a pledge died faces a hearing of her own in f…

Trump ousts Bannon, his influential, divisive strategist


WASHINGTON (AP) — Steve Bannon, the blunt-spoken and divisive strategist who rose from Donald Trump’s conservative campaign to a top White H…


Strategist Steve Bannon leaves Trump’s turbulent White House

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Steve Bannon, a forceful but divisive presence in President Donald Trump’s White House, is leaving.

York man arrested on drug, gun charges

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A man on parole for drug dealing and firearms charges was arrested Thursday for selling cocaine, authorities said.

Trump approves plan to create independent cyber command

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a long-delayed Pentagon plan to create an independent and more aggressive cyber comman…


Saudi forces deployed in Yemen’s port of Aden amid friction


SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say Saudi forces have arrived in the southern port city of Aden amid friction within the kingd…

Friday, Aug 18

Navy awards contract for future Marine base on Guam


HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — The U.S. Navy awarded a contract Friday for utility construction and site improvements for a future Marine Corps base o…

Should Confederate monuments at Gettysburg stay or go?

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There are dozens of Southern statues and monuments sprinkled about in Gettysburg.

Neighbor says he tried to help man killed in Swatara Township robbery

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Police said three young suspects set up a robbery that went wrong.

Thursday, Aug 17

Pennsylvania lawmaker waives hearing in drunken-driving case

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A Republican state House member from Allegheny County is waiving his preliminary hearing on charges he drove drunk in the Harrisburg suburbs…

Harrisburg woman sought for escape

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Police are looking for a Harrisburg woman charged with escape.

Trial for Guatemala ex-officials in deadly youth home fire


GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A judge in Guatemala has ordered two ex-officials to stand trial in connection with the death of 41 girls in a fire at…

School districts figure out plan for solar eclipse

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More school districts are changing their schedules ahead of Monday's solar eclipse.

Wednesday, Aug 16

Dauphin County connects overdose survivors to treatment with ‘warm handoff’

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Overdose survivors in Dauphin County will now have direct access to treatment for addiction.

Wolf posts criticism of Trump’s ‘blame on both sides’ remark

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Gov. Tom Wolf is criticizing President Donald Trump’s comment at a news conference that “there’s blame on both sides” for last weekend’s vio…

Man says township should pay for flood damage on his property

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"This could happen to anybody," Paul Madrazo said as he pointed to another damaged portion of his property in Susquehanna Township.

5 nations appeal for support to fight extremists in Sahel


UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Five African nations putting together a 5,000-strong force to fight the growing threat from extremists in the vast Sah…

Tuesday, Aug 15

Solar eclipse pushes back first day for Greencastle-Antrim School District

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Students in the Greencastle-Antrim School District have an extra day of summer break thanks to an eclipse.

York councilwoman: ‘We did not legalize marijuana’

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A York councilwoman wants to be clear about the city's recent decision to decriminalize marijuana.

UK says it may seek ‘temporary’ customs union with EU


LONDON (AP) — Britain says it might seek to remain in a customs union with the European Union for a time to avoid border chaos after leaving…

The Latest: Gunmen attack UN base in Mali, killing 7 people


UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The latest on violence involving the U.N. peacekeeping mission in the African nation of Mali (all times local): 6 p.m.…

Monday, Aug 14

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18 dead in suspected jihadist attack on Burkina Faso eatery

In Colombia, Pence tries to strike balance on Venezuela

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CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence, traveling Sunday in Colombia, tried to strike a balance between Latin American opposit…

Will NKorea’s Kim pull the trigger? Possible signs to watch


SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Tensions between the United States and North Korea tend to flare suddenly and fade almost as quickly — but the lat…

Man charged with assaulting ex-girlfriend

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DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) – A man is facing charges after police say he entered his ex-girlfriend’s Lower Paxton Township apartment and ass…