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Democrats seek display of unity despite leadership shuffle

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 3:30am
Democrats are opening their national convention in Philadelphia eager to show off a forward-looking party united behind Hillary Clinton. But they face lingering bitterness among supporters of defeated rival Bernie Sanders...
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West Virginia addiction summit slated for Monday

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 1:17am
Health officials, law enforcement officers and other specialists are gathering for a summit on addiction issues in West Virginia.
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DNC starts in Philadelphia with huge protests, high temps

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:35am
The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia on Monday.
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Toledo gets $630K from 4 months of hand-held speed cameras

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:28am
Officials say Toledo collected almost $630,000 in fines during its first four months of using hand-held cameras to catch speeding drivers, providing a financial boost for a city facing budget troubles.
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Lawyer: Ohio mom of starved, beaten 2-year-old has low IQ

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:28am
An attorney says a Cincinnati woman charged with murder after her 2-year-old daughter died of starvation and blunt-force injury has a low IQ and what he describes as "the mentality of a child."
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Ohio schools, hospitals get $4.8 million in training grants

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:28am
Eighteen universities, medical schools and hospitals in Ohio have been awarded almost $4.8 million in federal funds as part of an effort to boost access to primary care.
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Tressel credited with fundraising boost at Youngstown State

JackFM Local News - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 12:28am
Leaders of the private entity that fundraises for Youngstown State University are crediting the school's president for helping to boost donations.
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SEPTA bus and tractor-trailer collide, several injured

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 8:59pm
A bus and a tractor-trailer have collided, injuring several people.
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Heat wave, drought showing no signs of slowing down

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 8:52pm
Experts say the heat wave gripping most of the United States bringing triple-digit temperatures to many regions is not expected to go away anytime soon.
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Democratic National Convention to Kick Off Monday

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 8:12pm
The Democratic National Convention will kick off on Monday in Philadelphia, PA. 
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Special Baseball Event Honors Long-Time Coach in Marshall County

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 8:07pm
John Marshall baseball alumni from the past 48 years gathered at Grand Vue Park on Sunday afternoon for a reunion dinner and to honor coach Bob Montgomery.  
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Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Wraps Up Sunday

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 8:02pm
Record-high temperatures did not keep people from heading to Heritage Port on Sunday morning for a special church service.
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Quaker Steak and Lube Hosts Flood Relief Fundraiser

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 7:49pm
On Sunday afternoon, Quaker Steak and Lube at the Highlands hosted a benefit to help the flood relief in Southern West Virginia, after devastating floods killed 23 and destroyed homes in late June. 
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Over 2,000 Without Power Sunday Evening Due to Storms

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 7:38pm
Over 2,000 people are without power on Sunday after a strong line of storms moved through the Ohio Valley. 
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9th Annual Heather Miller Golf Tournament Set for Friday

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 7:28pm
The 9th annual Heather Miller Memorial Golf Classic is set for Friday, July 29. 
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Man stabbed to death in Pittsburgh home

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 4:18pm
Authorities in western Pennsylvania have identified a man stabbed to death in a Pittsburgh home.
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Inmate testifying in trial suddenly pleads in prison melee

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 2:54pm
An inmate serving a lengthy prison term now faces more time behind bars after pleading guilty in a melee at a central Pennsylvania prison last year that injured five guards and prompted a lockdown.
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Driver hits 3 Ohio police vehicles, injures officer in chase

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 2:33pm
A northeast Ohio police officer remains hospitalized after authorities say a driver of a vehicle purposely struck his cruiser during a chase.
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Democrats will meet in a city of great economic inequality

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 1:37pm
When the Democrats come to the City of Brotherly Love to nominate Hillary Clinton for president and the talk turns to income inequality and the 1 percent, Exhibit A will be right outside their windows: Philadelphia itself.
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The Latest: Mayor warns about heat wave during DNC protests

JackFM Local News - Sun, 07/24/2016 - 1:16pm
The Latest on demonstrations around Philadelphia ahead of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):
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