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Judge Ismael Moreno, centre, in charged of Ashya King case arrives to the National court in Madrid, Spain, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. A critically-ill 5-year-old boy driven to Spain by his parents against doctors' advice is receiving medical treatment for a brain tumor in a Spanish hospital as his parents await extradition to Britain, police said Sunday. Officers received a phone call late Saturday from a hotel east of Malaga advising that a vehicle fitting the description circulated by police was on its premises. Both parents were arrested and the boy, Ashya King, was taken to a hospital, a Spanish police spokesman said. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
Spain orders custody for parents of ill UK boySpanish judge orders parents of UK boy with brain tumor to remain in custody for 72 hours
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ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, AUG. 30, AND THEREAFTER - FILE - This Aug. 23, 2014, file photo shows Texas Gov. Rick Perry as he speaks at a GOP picnic in Chichester, N.H. One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House. With control of the Senate at stake, the months leading up to the mid-term elections offer a clearer window on a crowd of potential presidential candidates already jockeying for position from Nevada to New Hampshire. (AP Photo/Jim Cole, File)
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U.N. soldiers observe Syria's Quneitra province at an observation point near the border with Syria, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner)
Syrian rebels, government clash in Golan HeightsSyrian rebels, government troops clash in Golan Heights near Israeli frontier, activists say
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Shiite militiamen patrol in Amirli, 105 miles (170 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against the Sunni militants' positions, officials said. (AP Photo)
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Luke Donald, of England, hits his tee shot on the 14th hole during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship golf tournament in Norton, Mass., Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)
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NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen addresses the media ahead of the NATO summit in Wales, at the Residence Palace in Brussels, Monday Sept. 1, 2014. Russia and Ukraine will be the top story this week when NATO heads of state attend the NATO summit in Wales, starting Wednesday. (AP Photo/Yves Logghe)
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Mohammed Shia' al-Sudani, Minister of Human Rights of Iraq, waits prior to the  special session on Iraq of the Human Rights Council, at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone,Salvatore Di Nolfi)
UN diplomats examine Islamic State alleged crimesUN rights council asked to set up investigation into Islamic State group's alleged crimes
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FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, file photo, Bill de Blasio, foreground second from right, dances with his family as he makes his way along Eastern Parkway in the Brooklyn borough of New York during the West Indian Day Parade. The annual parade is set for Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in Brooklyn. It echoes traditional pre-Lenten Carnival festivities and features dancers wearing elaborate, often feathered costumes. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg, File)
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  • Panel to seek new federal magistrate

    U.S. Magistrate Judge Thomas M. Blewitt will retire as of Jan. 1, and a merit selection panel will interview and recommend candidates to replace him. The Times-Tribune, Mon, Sep 1 2014 @ 02:24 AM
  • Blight poses challenges for distressed Pa. cities

    Scranton is a city of 76,000 people with a housing stock largely built before 1940 for a population almost twice that number., Sun, Aug 31 2014 @ 09:54 AM
  • Selenski gets OK to appeal conviction

    The state Supreme Court has allowed a man to appeal his conviction in a Monroe County home invasion case on grounds that certain evidence should not have been allowed at his trial. Pocono Record, Mon, Sep 1 2014 @ 12:48 AM
  • 2 killed after pickup truck runs off road in Pa.

    State police say a pickup truck ran off the road and hit a utility pole in northeastern Pennsylvania, killing the driver and passenger. WFMJ-TV Youngstown, Sat, Aug 30 2014 @ 05:16 PM
  • King's exhibits photos from Uganda trip

    'School Girl,' a photograph taken at St. Andrew Primary in Jinha by Dr. Noreen O'Connor, associate professor of English, King's College, is part of the exhibit being held through Sept. The Citizens' Voice, Sun, Aug 31 2014 @ 01:13 AM
  • Glodzik often denied involvement in ongoing W-B credit union scandal

    MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE In March, Leo Glodzik III said he had no knowledge of police officers securing loans by using VIN numbers or vehicles linked to him. The Citizens' Voice, Thu, Aug 28 2014 @ 04:23 AM
  • Geisinger to open retail store in Wilkes-Barre Twp.

    Geisinger Health Plan will open a retail site in the Wilkes-Barre Township Marketplace between Radio Shack and Sweet Frog in October, according to spokeswoman Lisa Hartman. The Times-Tribune, Thu, Aug 28 2014 @ 12:28 AM
  • Nanticoke man charged with raping 5-year-old girl

    A Nanticoke man is accused of raping a 5-year-old girl multiple times in Wilkes-Barre, according to an affidavit. The Citizens' Voice, Fri, Aug 29 2014 @ 01:32 PM
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