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Law enforcement, dealers work on precious metal theft cases

Mar. 17, 2019 11:20 AM EDT

PLUMSTEAD, Pa. (AP) — A recent jewelry theft arrest in Plumstead is just one recent example of the mutually beneficial relationship between law enforcement and precious metal buyers. When a young woman stopped by Doylestown Gold Exchange in January with more than 40 pieces of jewelry she said came from a...

Rare Chinese manuscript found in closet

Mar. 16, 2019 3:06 AM EDT

BEAVER FALLS, Pa. (AP) — The fragile, yellowed, woodblock manuscript is in relatively good condition, remarkable considering its age and the location where it was found: in a dark, dank storage closet in the Beaver Falls Historical Museum in the bowels of the Carnegie Free Library on Seventh Avenue. It's...

Erie women fight to vote: A look at suffrage movement

Mar. 9, 2019 3:06 AM EST

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — Who fought for women's right to vote in Erie County? 'Shop girls,' bankers' wives and teachers. It was one of the largest grassroots movements in American political history. One hundred years ago, in June 1919, women won the right to vote when Congress passed the 19th Amendment promising...

Asian shares lower as tariffs delay rally fades

Feb. 25, 2019 11:50 PM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday, backtracking from Monday's rally spurred by news that President Donald Trump had pushed back a deadline for raising tariffs on imports from China to allow time for more negotiations. Mainland China indexes rose, however, after a report in the Hong...