APNewsBreak: Neurologist faces sex allegations in 3 states

A prominent neurologist who is already charged with groping patients at a Philadelphia clinic is facing a growing number of accusations that he assaulted women at medical facilities in three states.  ...

Victims of bike path attack reflected a diverse city

One of the dead was a mother of young sons from Belgium. Five had traveled from Argentina to New York with a tight-knit group of classmates to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their graduation. ...

Couple described as adventure-seekers are free from captors

STEWARTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Just over five years ago, soon after they wed, Caitlan Coleman and Joshua Boyle set off on a journey to areas of the world infrequently traveled by Westerners, an admittedly q...

Couple described as adventure-seekers are free from captors

STEWARTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Just over five years ago, soon after they wed, Caitlan Coleman and Joshua Boyle set off on a journey to areas of the world infrequently traveled by Westerners, an admittedly q...

Court: Movie theaters must accommodate deaf-blind patrons

An appeals court says federal disability law requires movie theaters to provide interpreters to patrons who are deaf and blind. The Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appea...

Lawyer: Crossbow killing a failure of mental health system

An attorney for a woman charged with fatally shooting her mother with a crossbow says his client suffered from schizophrenia for at least two decades and bounced in and out of mental institutions. ...

WORLD SPORTS at 0000 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--BARCELONA-DEMBELE MADRID — Barcelona has to rejig its attack again. Just when Ousmane Dembele was getting used to his role as Neymar's replacement...

Judge: NFL concussion victims hit with 'deceptive practices'

A federal judge overseeing the NFL's $1 billion concussion settlement with former players says she's concerned about "deceptive practices" by claims service providers, lenders and other groups seeking...

Regulators take step to ban fracking near Delaware River

NEWTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A commission that oversees drinking water quality for 15 million people took an initial step Wednesday to permanently ban drilling and hydraulic fracturing near the Delaware River ...

AP source: Permanent Delaware River drilling ban in works

A seven-year moratorium on natural gas development near the Delaware River would be replaced by a permanent ban under a proposal that's being developed by the agency that oversees the water supply of ...

In 'Gasland' community, new tests revive old drilling debate

DIMOCK, Pa. (AP) — The well water at Ken Morcom and Kim Grosso's house is laced with so much explosive methane that a Pennsylvania environmental regulator who went there to collect samples this summer...

Pennsylvania Rep. Barletta set for Senate run against Casey

U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta, a former small-city mayor in Pennsylvania who shot to national prominence by trying to combat illegal immigration through tough municipal laws, announced Tuesday he will run fo...

Tour operator in Amish country gets in tiff over his tuk-tuk

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania utility regulators are making a big to-do over Timm Wenger's tuk-tuk. The 48-year-old entrepreneur wants to use his three-wheeled, open-sided elect...

Driller files $5M suit against 'Gasland' resident, lawyers

A gas driller that was targeted with allegations that it polluted residential water wells in Pennsylvania has filed a $5 million lawsuit against two law firms and a Pennsylvania resident, asserting th...

Employer-based health coverage likely to stay awhile

WASHINGTON (AP) — Get your insurance through your employer? The ongoing political turmoil around "Obamacare" all but guarantees you'll still be able to do that. Ask Walt Rowen, whose...