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Competition for workers in C. Indiana leads to incentives

Sun, 07/26/2015 - 9:10am
The competition for workers in the central Indiana job market has grown so intense that one retailer is offering hiring bonuses.
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Fatal Motorcycle Accident Under Investigation

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 10:43pm
The Monroe County Coroner says his office along with the Ohio State Highway Patrol are investigating after a man was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday night. 
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Supporting Jacob on his Journey to Walk

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 9:27pm
The Weirton Madonna Alumni Baseball Classic was held Saturday evening to raise money for 4-year-old Jacob Jurecko who has Cerebal Palsy. 
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Veterans of All Branches Honored at Italian Festival

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 8:49pm
Each year the Italian Festival pauses to pay tribute to veterans of all branches of the service.
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Blankenship's Attorneys Want Explosion Evidence Out of Trial

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 8:31pm
Attorneys for former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship want evidence about the 2010 explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine kept out of his criminal trial this fall.    
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Ohio Offers Sales Tax Holiday for Back-to-School Shopping

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 8:26pm
 Ohio is offering its first-ever sales tax holiday in August to help back-to-school shoppers reduce the cost of clothing and school supplies.  
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Parents hunting for back to school savings

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 7:49pm
The first day of class is about a month away, but Ann Akins and her daughter are already shopping for back-to-school.
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Health secretary announces $100M in substance abuse money

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 4:58pm
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell has announced $100 million in additional money for substance abuse treatment.
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Judge: Deadly building collapse trial to focus on contractor

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 4:09pm
A judge has told a defense attorney for a demolition contractor facing charges in a deadly Philadelphia building collapse that the trial will not be about anyone or anything else.
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Troopers: Small plane crashes at NY airport; no injuries

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 4:09pm
State police say a married couple from Florida wasn't injured when their small plane crashed shortly after taking off from a New York airport.
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Man Facing Charges After Jumping Fence At Zoo to Pet Cougars

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 2:54pm
Ohio zoo officials say they are pressing charges against a man who jumped a fence to pet cougars, then posted his video on YouTube.    The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium says the Delaware County Sheriff's office has charged a suspect with a misdemeanor count of trespassing. 
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Appeals court declines to intervene in 1987 murder retrial

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 2:29pm
A federal appeals court has declined to intervene in the case of a western Pennsylvania man awaiting retrial in the slaying of a waitress during a tavern robbery almost three decades ago.
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Appalachian String Band Music Festival set July 29-Aug. 2

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 2:13pm
Thousands of musicians and fans are expected to come to Fayette County for this year's Appalachian String Band Music Festival.
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Attacker killed by woman may have had victims in Nevada

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 1:09pm
Police in West Virginia are helping to investigate whether a man killed after attacking a woman is linked to several unsolved murders in Las Vegas.
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Pittsburgh Incline to Close For Reconstruction

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 12:38pm
Authorities in westerner Pennsylvania say an incline that gives sightseers a panoramic view of Pittsburgh will be closing next month for about 12 weeks. Port Authority of Allegheny County officials confirmed Friday that the Monongahela Incline will close Aug. 31 to begin a $3.5 million reconstruction project.
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Marshall medical school gets grant to train physicians

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 12:13pm
Marshall University's medical school has received a $1.2 million federal grant for training new physicians in patient care.
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Man in Custody for Rape of an 8-year-old Boy

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 12:05pm
Monroe County Sheriff Charles Black says a Graysville man is in custody for the rape of an 8-year-old boy. 44-year-old David Huntsman was already a registered sex offender who had served time in prison previously for a sex crime against a child.
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Pittsburgh incline to close for $3.5 million reconstruction

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 12:02pm
Authorities in westerner Pennsylvania say an incline that gives sightseers a panoramic view of Pittsburgh will be closing next month for about 12 weeks.
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Couple Receives Rag Instead of McDonald's Double Cheeseburger

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 11:46am
An couple in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, demanded an apology from McDonald's after they said what they received was not what they had ordered. They were expecting a McDonald's double cheeseburger, but when they opened the wrapper, they found a rag instead.
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Man gets life sentence for fatal shooting of teenage girl

Sat, 07/25/2015 - 11:13am
A Pennsylvania man has received a life sentence for the fatal shooting of a New Jersey teenager killed as she sat in bed watching television with her 7-year-old brother.
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