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Amid prevailing wage hiatus, W.Va. GOP leader may eye repeal

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 2:50pm
West Virginia's prevailing wage is temporarily disappearing, and Senate President Bill Cole says Republicans could scrap the wage altogether if it's not reconfigured how they envisioned.
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Tour bus destroyed by engine fire on I-68 in western Md.

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 2:33pm
State police say all five people aboard a private tour bus survived a fire that destroyed the vehicle on Interstate 68 in western Maryland.
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Itinerary for Pope Francis' visit to Cuba, US in September

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 2:29pm
By The Associated Press Schedule of Pope Francis' trip to the U.S. and Cuba, as announced by Vatican officials and U.S. bishops:
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Woman acquitted in infant son's death 5 years ago

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 2:17pm
A central Pennsylvania woman has been acquitted in the death of her infant son five years ago.
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Remains of schooner raised from Lake Champlain back to Navy

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 2:05pm
Remains of a Revolutionary War battleship burned and sunk as the Americans and British struggled for control of Lake Champlain are being turned over to the U.S. Navy.
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Former John Marshall High School Teacher Faces up to 20-Years For Possession of Child Pornography

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 2:00pm
The former John Marshall High School teacher who was arrested on five counts of possession of child erotica was convicted today of possession of child pornography.
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The Latest: Liquor and wine privatization bill passes Senate

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 12:57pm
The latest news from an efforts by Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers to send various pieces of major legislation to Gov. Tom Wolf's desk (all times local):
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'Whites of West Virginia' stars arrested in Martin County, KY

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 12:18pm
Two people who were the focus of the documentary, The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia, have landed themselves behind bars in Martin County, KY.  
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Judge denies trial move for woman in ex-husband's slaying

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 12:05pm
A central Pennsylvania judge has denied a defense request to move the trial of a woman charged in the slaying of her ex-husband three years ago.
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West Virginia joins 8 states to challenge EPA water rule

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:53am
West Virginia and eight other states are suing over new water regulations criticized as overly burdensome on farmers and landowners.
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Food critic, former AC Press editor Ed Hitzel dead at 64

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:53am
Longtime food critic, radio personality and newspaper editor in southern New Jersey Ed Hitzel has died. He was 64.
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N.J. Gov. Chris Christie to Throw His Hat in the Ring for White House Run

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:39am
Governor Chris Christie has announced he's running for president.The Republican candidate made the announcement at his former High School in Livingston, New Jersey.
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Obama Says Proposal Will Make 5-Million More Eligible for Overtime

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:21am
More American workers would qualify for overtime with a plan President Barack Obama is proposing. Right now, any salaried employee paid more than $455 a week - or about $23,600 a year - can be called a "manager" and doesn't have to be paid overtime. 
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Teen scraps Facebook tornado drill after officials complain

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:57am
A 17-year-old has scrapped plans to conduct a Facebook tornado warning drill after 911 officials in his western Pennsylvania county raised concerns.
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A Meth Lab Bust Lands a Marshall County Couple Behind Bars

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:35am
Moundsville Police Chief Tom Mitchell says the incident has been investigated by theMarshall County Drug Task Force and around midnight last night they were able to obtain a search warrant for the home located on Dorsey Street in Moundsville. During the search investigators found evidence and a 10-year-old child in the home. 
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Police: Homeless purse-returner stalked woman who owned it

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:25am
A homeless man hailed as a hero for returning a lost purse containing nearly $400 has now been jailed on charges he stalked its owner - a single mother who is on welfare and battling brain cancer.
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Things to know for Tuesday in Pennsylvania

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:01am
A woman is fighting for her life in a Philadelphia hospital after a gunman shot her in the back, killing her unborn baby. It happened around 10 p.m. Monday in the city's West Oak Lane section. The 32-year-old woman was...
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Steubenville Woman Charged with Indecent Exposure

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 9:53am
A Steubenville woman caught having sex with a 16-year-old boy has been charged.
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Mom accused of contaminating son's IV set for plea hearing

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 9:38am
A West Virginia woman accused of deliberately making her 9-year-old son sick by contaminating his IV at a Cincinnati hospital could change her plea at an Ohio court hearing.
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State Rep. Bryan Barbin released after collapsing at event

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 9:29am
State Rep. Bryan Barbin has been released from the hospital three days after collapsing at the Thunder in the Valley motorcycle rally in Johnstown.
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