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7 SportsZone High School Football Kickoff Show

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 5:18pm
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Lawyer: Trying teen as juvenile solves separate trial issue

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 5:15pm
The attorney representing a teenage girl charged along with her soldier boyfriend in the murder of her mother says sending her case to juvenile court would resolve the question of whether the two should be tried together...
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Sexually Suggestive signs 'Welcome' Freshman Girls to University

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 4:58pm
The national office of the Sigma Nu fraternity has suspended all activities at its Old Dominion University chapter after frat members hanged three sexually suggestive banners from their front porch of their off-campus house.A picture of the off-campus home on West 43rd Street caused quite the commotion when it went viral on social media over the weekend. The picture shows three banners hanging from the porch of the second story.The students who live in the house have removed the banner...
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Hillandale to keep management in place at Maine egg farm

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 4:55pm
An egg producer says it's going to keep the current management in place at Maine's largest egg farm.
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The Latest: Suspect at W.Va. high school in custody

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 4:52pm
The latest in the arrest of a suspect after a report of a gun at a West Virginia high school (all times local):
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Indian corporation gives $35 million to Carnegie Mellon

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 4:03pm
A global information technology services firm is giving Carnegie Mellon University $35 million to fund a new research and education facility.
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Police: Suspect with gun inside West Virginia high school

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 3:43pm
West Virginia State Police say a high school has been evacuated after a report of someone with a gun inside the school.
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Students Safe, Suspect in Custody Following Incident at Philip Barbour High School

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 3:35pm
Barbour County 911 officials have confirmed Route 250 has been shut down in front of Philip Barbour High School due to what is being called a "school incident.
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Perry, Santorum presidential hopes undercut by own donors

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 3:35pm
The two returning Republican presidential candidates are struggling to keep their own donors interested.
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Uber to work with Arizona college to test self-driving cars

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:55pm
Ride-hailing service Uber is partnering with the University of Arizona to help develop mapping technology and test self-driving cars.
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Teen pleads guilty to 1st-degree murder in cabbie slaying

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:55pm
A northeastern Pennsylvania teenager accused of having shot and killed a cab driver who didn't take his preferred route has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder.
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House debates GOP bid to override parts of Wolf budget veto

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:51pm
Pennsylvania state representatives are starting to debate a Republican-led effort to override parts of Gov. Tom Wolf's budget veto, one line item at a time.
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Kane won't suspend aide Reese, who is charged along with her

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:47pm
Attorney General Kathleen Kane won't suspend an aide who is charged with illegally trying to monitor a criminal investigation into her.
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Hospital wants confiscated wine slated for destruction

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:43pm
A suburban Philadelphia hospital wants to save more than 1,000 bottles of expensive wine that the state plans to dump.
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IndyCar fans remember Wilson with tributes at Speedway

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:31pm
A memorial to late IndyCar driver Justin Wilson is growing outside the main gate of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
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3 decomposing bodies found near funeral home

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:15pm
Police and city health officials are investigating the discovery of three decomposing bodies in a building associated with a nearby funeral home in north Philadelphia.
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Game Commission proposes increasing hunting license fees

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:03pm
The Pennsylvania Game Commission is seeking approval for what would be the first increase in hunting license fees in 16 years.
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Concord University designates 8 restrooms as 'all-gender'

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 1:31pm
Concord University has designated eight restrooms in six buildings as "all-gender."
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Shots reported at suburban Philadelphia courthouse

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:55pm
At least one person was reportedly injured in a shooting in the first-floor lobby of a suburban Philadelphia courthouse.
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Concord University designates eight restrooms "all-gender"

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 12:51pm
Concord University recently designated eight restrooms on campus "all-gender." 
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