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Cash-strapped group says it'll sell historic ship for scrap

JackFM Local News - 34 min 56 sec ago
A historic cruise ship moored in Philadelphia could be sent to the scrap heap by the end of the month if a group trying to save it doesn't get an infusion of cash.
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Jury selected in Blankenship trial; Opening arguments to be heard Wednesday morning

JackFM Local News - 1 hour 21 min ago
A jury has been selected in the trial of ex-Massey Chief Executive Officer Don Blankenship and opening arguments are to begin Wednesday morning.
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Police: Owner could face charges in Rottweilers' attack

JackFM Local News - 1 hour 23 min ago
State police say a western Pennsylvania woman could be charged because her two Rottweilers attacked a 70-year-old neighbor.
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Brooke County Man Charged With Unlawful Possession of a Firearm

JackFM Local News - 1 hour 42 min ago
A Brooke County man, previously convicted of burglary, has been charged with unlawful possession of firearms by a federal grand jury. 
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DEP approves FirstEnergy plan to ship coal ash by barge

JackFM Local News - 1 hour 43 min ago
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says FirstEnergy Corp. can ship coal ash from a Shippingport power plant to a site in the state's southwestern corner.
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Adena Fire Ruled Arson

JackFM Local News - 1 hour 56 min ago
State Fire Marshals are saying the fire that ripped through the P&M restaurant and bar in Adena, Ohio earlier this week, is being ruled as arson.
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State: Highway project won't disturb discovered remains

JackFM Local News - 2 hours 3 min ago
The state transportation department says a road-widening project won't disturb hundreds of human remains found in nearby unmarked graves.
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State College police probe assault posted on Twitter

JackFM Local News - 2 hours 19 min ago
State College police are investigating a gay man's claims - posted on Twitter - that he was assaulted. But police also say the man's claim that he was attacked by a "frat guy" isn't true.
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Fire company uses purple truck to focus on domestic violence

JackFM Local News - 2 hours 31 min ago
A central Pennsylvania volunteer fire company is using a purple fire truck to raise awareness of domestic violence.
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New-to-Pennsylvania caterpillar can cause skin rashes

JackFM Local News - 2 hours 39 min ago
The bad news is that a Canadian caterpillar that is now found in Pennsylvania can cause a nasty skin rash. The good news is most folks can treat the rash at home with lotion and ice, though they'll experience several...
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Pioneering DNA database aids suburban Philadelphia police

JackFM Local News - 2 hours 59 min ago
Police in suburban Philadelphia have created a shared DNA database they say is helping solve crimes that cross jurisdictional boundaries.
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Ohio jury to decide suit over chemical DuPont put in water

JackFM Local News - 3 hours 23 min ago
Jurors are deliberating in the federal case of an Ohioan who says she got cancer after drinking water contaminated by a chemical from a DuPont plant near Parkersburg, West Virginia.
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Father pleads guilty to possessing child pornography

JackFM Local News - 3 hours 23 min ago
A southeastern Pennsylvania man whose son is in prison for possessing child pornography has pleaded guilty to similar charges.
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Alpha to idle 2 southern West Virginia mines, lay off 92

JackFM Local News - 3 hours 51 min ago
Alpha Natural Resources plans to idle two coal mines in southern West Virginia and lay off 92 workers at the end of November.
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West Virginia revenue slide continues as energy prices drop

JackFM Local News - 4 hours 19 min ago
West Virginia's budget gap has topped $60 million as low energy prices continue to dampen tax collections.
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Pennsylvania man facing trial in slaying of girlfriend's cat

JackFM Local News - 6 hours 56 sec ago
An eastern Pennsylvania man who police say beat his girlfriend's cat to death for scratching him will face trial.
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Police: Philadelphia man fatally shot inside parked car

JackFM Local News - 6 hours 27 min ago
Police say a northern Philadelphia man was found shot dead inside a car parked outside his home.
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Man gets 10 years in prison in Shawnee County cocaine case

JackFM Local News - 7 hours 40 min ago
A Pennsylvania man who authorities say was stopped on a western Shawnee County highway with more than 13 pounds of cocaine in his possession has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison.
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New York man indicted in credit card fraud case

JackFM Local News - 8 hours 16 min ago
A New York man has been indicted in West Virginia in a credit card fraud case.
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2 former labor union officials face embezzlement charges

JackFM Local News - 8 hours 20 min ago
Two former labor union officials have been indicted on embezzlement charges.
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