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Officials: 33 people injured in train crash at station
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Officials: 33 people injured in train crash at station

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — More than 30 people were injured when train crashed into another train that was parked at a station in suburban Philadelphia. The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority said the crash happened around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday. An inbound Norristown High Speed Line train crashed into an unoccupied, parked train at the 69th […]
Officials: 2 trains involved in accident; injuries reported
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Officials: 2 trains involved in accident; injuries reported

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (AP) — Officials say injuries are being reported after an accident involving two trains in suburban Philadelphia. A spokesman for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority says it happened around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday. SEPTA says two Norristown High Speed Line trains were involved in the accident at the 69th Street Terminal in Upper […]
Cosby seeks new legal team ahead of sexual assault retrial
15 hours ago
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Cosby seeks new legal team ahead of sexual assault retrial

AP Photo/Matt Rourke NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby wants a judge to sign off on a swap that would give him a fresh new legal team ahead of his sexual assault retrial in Pennsylvania in November. Cosby is expected in court Tuesday morning in Norristown as the lawyers who fought to a deadlock in […]
Where's the kelp? Warm ocean takes toll on undersea forests
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Where's the kelp? Warm ocean takes toll on undersea forests

AP Photo/Charles Krupa APPLEDORE ISLAND, Maine (AP) — When diving in the Gulf of Maine a few years back, Jennifer Dijkstra expected to be swimming through a flowing kelp forest that had long served as a nursery and food for juvenile fish and lobster. But Dijkstra, a University of New Hampshire marine biologist, saw only […]
Confederate flags in NYC window met with rocks, suit, tarp
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Confederate flags in NYC window met with rocks, suit, tarp

AP Photo/Jennifer Peltz NEW YORK (AP) — The Confederate flags had been in a Manhattan apartment window for over a year. And then, in a matter of days last week, they were met with hurled rocks, a punched-out window, a tarp hung over them and legal action. By Monday, the lighted flags were no more […]
Denver soon to license pot clubs, but few may open
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Denver soon to license pot clubs, but few may open

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s largest city is on the brink of licensing some of the nation’s first legal marijuana clubs. But Denver’s elaborate hurdles for potential weed-friendly coffee shops and gathering places may mean the city gets few takers for the new licenses. Denver voters approved bring-your-own-pot clubs in a ballot measure last year after […]
Eclipse watchers: 'Really, really, really awesome'
17 hours ago
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Eclipse watchers: 'Really, really, really awesome'

AP Photo/Don Ryan Reaction to the total solar eclipse in the U.S.: “The show has just begun, people! What a gorgeous day! Isn’t this great, people?” – Jim Todd, a director at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Salem, Oregon. “It made me all teary-eyed. It was just so momentous. Just really cool […]
2 members of Kennedy family arrested after noise complaints
18 hours ago
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2 members of Kennedy family arrested after noise complaints

AP Photo/Elise Amendola BARNSTABLE, Mass. (AP) — Two members of the Kennedy family have been arrested in Massachusetts following complaints about a loud party and fireworks. Barnstable police say officers responded to a home near the family compound in Hyannis Port early Sunday morning on noise complaints. Police say 52-year-old Matthew “Max” Kennedy and his […]