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Man pleads guilty in Philly-area drug ring case

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:56pm
A prep school graduate accused of having been one of the leaders of a ring selling drugs to high school and college students in the affluent Main Line suburbs of Philadelphia has pleaded guilty to charges including...
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Judge suspended without pay after conviction

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:43pm
The Ohio Supreme Court has suspended a southwest Ohio juvenile judge without pay after she was found guilty last week of a single felony count.
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14-month bribery term for former police dispatcher

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:23pm
A former Philadelphia police radio dispatcher who acknowledged taking money to help circumvent efforts to crack down on tow-truck operators has been sentenced to 14 months in prison.
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Outreach Organizations Teams Up with Local Middle to Help Low-Income Families for the Holidays

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:19pm
Students and staff at Moundsville Middle school were busy helping members of Appalachian Outreach Incorporated prepare for Christmas, Tuesday.
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High pollution levels found near Ohio gas wells

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:15pm
A study in a rural Ohio county experiencing a boom in oil and gas drilling has found levels of pollutants around well sites higher than those detected in downtown Chicago.
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Rural areas seek piece of subprime-loan settlement

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:55am
By HOPE YEN Associated Press Long seen as having devastated Sun Belt cities, the subprime mortgage crisis unleashed turmoil on close-knit towns of rural America. Now federal officials are pledging...
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More West Virginia High School Seniors Are Qualifying for Promise Scholarship

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:54am
A higher education official says more West Virginia high school seniors are qualifying for the state's PROMISE scholarship. Higher Education Policy Commission financial aid senior director Brian Weingart also says the college graduation rate of PROMISE recipients is higher than the general student body's rate. Weingart says 10,036 students received PROMISE scholarships in the 2012-2013 academic year. That's an increase of 702 students from the 2008-2009 academic year. Weingart also says abo...
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Rock attack victim poised to return to Ohio home

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:51am
A middle school teacher who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from a highway overpass onto her vehicle more than three months ago is planning to return home to Ohio.
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Rock attack victim poised to return to Ohio home

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:51am
A middle school teacher who was severely injured when a rock was dropped from a highway overpass onto her vehicle more than three months ago is planning to return home to Ohio.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:39am
The official guideline for health workers treating Ebola patients is now head-to-toe protection and federal officials plan to put on a demonstration today before thousands at New York's Javits Center. The voluntary...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:28am
A state police fire marshal says he may never be able to determine what caused a fire that destroyed the headquarters buildings at the Flight 93 National Memorial. Trooper Scott Kovach says the October 3rd fire is still...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:28am
A state police fire marshal says he may never be able to determine what caused a fire that destroyed the headquarters buildings at the Flight 93 National Memorial. Trooper Scott Kovach says the October 3rd fire is still...
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Bill Clinton to campaign in Pennsylvania for Wolf

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:15am
Former President Bill Clinton is coming to Pittsburgh to campaign for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:59am
A northeastern Pennsylvania school district is closed after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:59am
A northeastern Pennsylvania school district is closed after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush.
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Corbett to sign bill widening gun law challenges

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:55am
Gov. Tom Corbett is expected to sign National Rifle Association-backed legislation that could unleash fresh court challenges to local gun-control laws in Pennsylvania.
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2 charged in slayings of 2 men in McDowell County

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:43am
West Virginia State Police have charged two men in connection with the slayings of two people whose bodies were found in a burned vehicle.
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:03am
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is kicking off a tour of West Virginia to discuss energy and education. Today he'll speak with students at Lincoln County High School in Hamlin about ways to improve education opportunities in...
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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:03am
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is kicking off a tour of West Virginia to discuss energy and education. Today he'll speak with students at Lincoln County High School in Hamlin about ways to improve education opportunities in...
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Sheriff's sale delayed for historic amusement park

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 9:55am
A judge has delayed the sheriff's sale of a 122-year-old amusement park in northwestern Pennsylvania until objections by the state attorney general's office can be heard next month.
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