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Pittsburgh university, GE Ventures create Robotics Hub

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 1:48pm
Officials are hoping a new accelerator program and a $20 million fund started by a Pittsburgh university and GE Ventures will draw the nation's best advanced robotics firms to Pittsburgh.
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Police: Hit-and-run kills man outside police headquarters

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 1:48pm
A man has died after he was struck outside Philadelphia police headquarters by a bus that left the scene.
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Prosecutors want guilty plea hearing for WVa exec in spill

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 1:16pm
Prosecutors are asking a judge to schedule a guilty plea hearing for the final executive charged in a chemical spill last year.
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Allegiant adds Orlando flights, plane, jobs at Pittsburgh

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 1:08pm
Allegiant Air is adding flights to Orlando, Florida from Pittsburgh International Airport, where the low-cost carrier also plans to base a passenger plane and add 40 jobs.
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Activist files complaint seeking to force Kane out as AG

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 12:56pm
A citizen activist wants state court officials to suspend the law license of Kathleen Kane and force her to step down as Pennsylvania's attorney general.
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Part of Peters Run Road Closed in Ohio County

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 12:38pm
Part of Peters Run Road in Ohio County is shut down, and 119 people are without power, after a tree fell on a power line.Neighbors say they heard a loud crash at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, and then they had no power. 
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Food banks, pantries find new ways to feed more people

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 12:24pm
By KATHY MATHESON and LISA RATHKE Associated Press Food banks and pantries are finding new ways to stretch donor dollars and feed more people.
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Gas Prices on a Downward Slope

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 12:03pm
The national average price for regular unleaded gasoline has fallen for 27 consecutive days. Pump prices on average have lowered by 19 cents per gallon during this period according to AAA. As of Tuesday morning the average gas price is 89 cents per gallon lower than this time last year.AAA's Director of Public Affairs Chelsea Pompeani says the price drop is unusual during the summer months and generally, spring and summer blends are more expensive. Seasonal maintenance is conducted...
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Fire marshal: House explosion caused by corroded gas line

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 12:00pm
A fire marshal says an explosion that badly damaged a Pittsburgh-area home last month was caused by a corroded pipe that leaked natural gas that was likely ignited by a pilot light.
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GOP Delegate McCuskey to challenge W.Va. Dem Auditor Gainer

JackFM Local News - Tue, 08/11/2015 - 11:39am
Republican state Del. JB McCuskey will challenge Democratic West Virginia Auditor Glen Gainer in 2016.
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