MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Move over, pot brownies.
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Hearing the first victim to take the witness stand against Jerry Sandusky helped push the former Penn State coach’s adopted son Matthew to come forward with his own allegations of abuse, he said in a television interview.
Tags: Arts and entertainment, By MARK SCOLFORO, College football, College sports, Crime, Entertainment, Family issues, Football, General news, Human welfare, Law and order, Legal proceedings, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, Television programs
NEW YORK (AP) — After four years of negotiations — and weeks of fretting by 300,000 daily riders about a possible strike — unions and management at the nation’s largest commuter railroad reached a tentative contract agreement Thursday.
Tags: Business, By FRANK ELTMAN and RACHELLE BLIDNER, General news, Government and politics, Industrial products and services, Industries, Labor issues, Labor negotiations, Local governments, Manhattan, Municipal governments, New York, New York City, North America, Personnel, Social affairs, Social issues, Strikes, United States
EL ALTO, Bolivia (AP) — Alicia weaves through El Alto’s stalled traffic under a blazing sun, hawking colorful woven flowers to grumpy drivers and lovers.
Tags: Bolivia, Business, By PAOLA FLORES, General news, Government and politics, Human welfare, Labor issues, Latin America and Caribbean, Legislation, Legislature, Social affairs, Social issues, South America