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Verizon strike possible as contract deadline looms

JackFM Local News - Sat, 08/01/2015 - 9:35am
Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier.
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Post 1 Advances To State Championship

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 11:00pm
Wheeling 13  Jefferson 2  F/7
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Indicted ex-coal chief asks to take NC business trip

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 5:54pm
Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship wants a judge to let him take a business trip to North Carolina.
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90-year-old Belmont County Man Arrested for Sex Crimes

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 5:33pm
A 90-year-old Belmont County man has been arrested for sex crimes against a minor. James Childers of Neffs, OH has been charged with importuning. It's a serious felony charge that involves the solicitation of a minor for sexual purposes. Penalties often involves prison time. Details are not being released at this time to protect the victim.
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Arrest Made In Reported McMechen Attempted Abduction

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 5:02pm
An arrest has been made in the a reported attempted abduction in McMechen. According to McMechen police Eartist Flener, 66, of Wintersville Ohio has been arrested.  Police say he is listed on the Ohio State Sex offender registry. The break in the case came in the form of an anonymous call that gave police the address of the suspect.  He is currently waiting on extradition back to West Virginia.
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Panepinto files signatures in independent run for high court

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 4:58pm
A Philadelphia judge says he's submitted more than 28,000 signatures to the Pennsylvania Department of State in an effort to become the first independent or minor-party candidate to make the state Supreme Court ballot...
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Man gets 19 years for recording girl, 4, while he was naked

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 4:58pm
A western Pennsylvania man prosecutors say made a pornographic video of a 4-year-old girl while he was naked has been sentenced to 19 years in prison.
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Ex-teacher charged with having sex with 13-year-old student

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 4:46pm
A former elementary school teacher in eastern Pennsylvania has been charged with having sex with a 13-year-old student.
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Jefferson County man wanted for a sexual assault in Moundsville is behind bars

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 4:44pm
A man wanted for an alleged sexual assault in Marshall County has been arrested. Jacob Montgomery, was arrested without incident and transported to the Jefferson County Jail in Steubenville, OH after the U.S. Marshal Service received tips of his whereabouts.Mountain State Fugitive Task Force Officers teamed up with Jefferson County Sheriff Deputies and were able to locate Montgomery at a residence on Michaels Street in Smithfield, OH.A warrant was issued earlier this week for Montgomer...
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Subway suspension, bus crash slowing Philadelphia commute

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 4:34pm
A subway suspension and a bus accident are slowing the rush hour commute in downtown Philadelphia.
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Family of technology executive killed in crash sues Amtrak

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 3:34pm
The husband of a technology executive killed when a speeding Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia has sued the railroad for wrongful death.
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Ex-hospital tech charged with performing faulty cancer tests

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 3:06pm
A former Pennsylvania hospital employee has been indicted on charges he performed flawed genetic tests on 124 late-stage cancer patients and then lied about it.
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Judge deems gay couple as spouses after 1 partner's death

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 3:02pm
A judge has recognized a 2001 same-sex union as a common-law marriage in Pennsylvania even though one partner died before gay marriage became legal.
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Pot legalization group files new signatures in ballot effort

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 2:53pm
A campaign to legalize medicinal and recreational marijuana use is submitting nearly 96,000 new signatures as it tries to get the issue before fall voters.Organizers for ResponsibleOhio had to gather more signatures after the state's elections chief said they fell short by roughly 30,000 in meeting Ohio's requirement of about 306,000 signatures.  
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Central Pennsylvania school closes due to venomous spiders

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:26pm
A central Pennsylvania elementary school district has closed one of its schools due to an infestation of venomous spiders.
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Police catch Philadelphia family sneaking into theme park

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:10pm
Police say a Philadelphia woman and nine members of her family tried taking a theme park for a ride by running into the park without paying for tickets.
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Sheetz to keep W.Va. pepperoni rolls an in-state product

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:02pm
A public outcry has prompted convenience store chain Sheetz to reverse a decision to use an out-of-state supplier of pepperoni rolls at its West Virginia stores.
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Sheetz to keep W.Va. pepperoni rolls an in-state product

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 1:02pm
A public outcry has prompted convenience store chain Sheetz to reverse a decision to use an out-of-state supplier of pepperoni rolls at its West Virginia stores.
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Coast Guard: Search for teens will be suspended at sunset

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:16pm
The Coast Guard will suspend its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who've been missing for a week, officials said Friday.
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$1 million in funds returned to WV property owners in July

JackFM Local News - Fri, 07/31/2015 - 12:05pm
State Treasurer John Perdue’s unclaimed property division returned $1 million to rightful owners in the month of July, after reporting $9 million in returned funds during the entire fiscal year of 2015, according to a news release.
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