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Pa. district to pay $900 a day to monitor official

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:54pm
A suburban Philadelphia school district says it's paying a former superintendent $900 a day to monitor the woman who now holds that job.
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Woman found in car trunk was Philadelphia resident

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:25pm
A woman found dead last weekend inside the trunk of a vehicle parked a southern New Jersey hotel has been identified as a Philadelphia resident.
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Bail bondsman charged in counterfeit scheme

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:21pm
A Berks County bail bondsman and three others have been charged with writing $2 million in fraudulent bonds.
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Buck kill during W.Va. gun season down

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 4:01pm
Hunters killed nearly 37,280 bucks during West Virginia's two-week firearm season. That's down 34 percent from the 56,523 bucks killed in the 2013 season.
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Pa. man, 67, cleared of shooting to death neighbor

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:49pm
A Pennsylvania man is free after jurors deemed his fatal shooting of a neighbor to be a case of self-defense.
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Huge concrete pour set for new Comcast skyscraper

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:25pm
It will be pouring concrete in Philadelphia on Saturday.
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Camera set to capture birth of penguins in Pa.

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 3:13pm
A high-resolution, infrared camera is set up, ready to capture the pending births of two penguins at a Pittsburgh zoo.
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Husted certifies Ohio election results

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:45pm
Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO'-sted) has certified the results of the state's 2014 election.
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Ohio police say man painted gun to resemble toy

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:13pm
Authorities in southwest Ohio say they have arrested a man with a loaded handgun painted red to resemble a toy gun.
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New locker system lightens students' loads

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 2:13pm
Noah Kaplan's backpack, filled with binders and books, weighs about 25 pounds.
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Pa. driver crushed, killed by stuck water tanker

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 1:49pm
Police say the driver of a water tanker was crushed to death when he fell under the vehicle and it rolled over him in a snowy northeast Pennsylvania ditch.
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3 at Pa. shelter treated for rabies exposure

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 1:25pm
Three people are getting medical treatment after being exposed to a rabid cat at a western Pennsylvania animal shelter.
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US: Drugs trafficked in Pa. alongside groceries

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 1:21pm
Prosecutors say Pittsburgh drug traffickers smuggled bricks of cocaine alongside boxes of food bound for Wal-Mart.
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Layoffs on hold at cleanup of Ohio uranium plant

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 1:17pm
Officials have put on hold potentially hundreds of layoffs at the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio as they anticipate approval of more federal funding for the project.
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Pa. firefighters save woman hanging from window

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 1:13pm
A 19-year-old woman is safe after being rescued by central Pennsylvania firefighters as she hung from a second-story window of her home near Manheim.
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W.Va. case of meatloaf deaths moved to US court

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 1:01pm
A lawsuit blaming a restaurant's meatloaf for the deaths of a former West Virginia state lawmaker and her husband is moving to federal court.
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Legislation seeks interim steps to stop Asian carp

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 12:49pm
Members of Congress have introduced legislation calling for interim steps to prevent invasive Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes through Chicago-area waterways while a permanent solution is debated.
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Legislation seeks interim steps to stop Asian carp

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 12:49pm
Members of Congress have introduced legislation calling for interim steps to prevent invasive Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes through Chicago-area waterways while a permanent solution is debated.
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Congressman's son defending self in US fraud case

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 12:18pm
A congressman's son will represent himself on federal fraud charges that could send him to prison for years.
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School bus, truck collide near Ohio Statehouse

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 12:09pm
Witnesses say a pickup truck ran a red light and struck a school bus in a downtown Columbus crash that apparently left one person dead.
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