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Ohio airport gets over $10.2M for runway repair

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:30pm
Dayton International Airport has been awarded more than $10.2 million in federal transportation funds for repairs to a runway.
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Boy pleads guilty in other teen's death in Ohio

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:10pm
A 13-year-old boy accused of fatally shooting his 13-year-old friend at a home in southwestern Ohio has pleaded guilty to a juvenile charge of reckless homicide.
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Men sentenced in theft of vases from Ohio cemetery

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 2:05pm
A judge in northeast Ohio has sentenced two men to pay for dozens of bronze vases they stole from headstones at a cemetery.
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US rig count down 4 to 1,871

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:54pm
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by four this week to 1,871.
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US rig count down 4 to 1,871

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:54pm
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by four this week to 1,871.
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US Sen. Joe Manchin sued by brother over loan

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 1:18pm
U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin is being sued by one of his brothers, who says the West Virginia Democrat and another brother never repaid a $1.7 million loan intended to keep the family's carpet business afloat.
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Carjacked Pa. vehicle hits crowd, killing boy, 10

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:38pm
Police say a vehicle that had been carjacked plowed into a crowd of people in north Philadelphia, killing a 10-year-old boy and injuring five other people.
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Del. man allegedly cross-dressed to rob Md. bank

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:18pm
Maryland State Police say a Delaware man held up a bank in Rising Sun while dressed as a woman.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:10pm
A psychiatric patient who allegedly killed a caseworker at a Darby hospital yesterday remains hospitalized in critical condition. A prosecutor says Richard Plotts, who was shot by his psychiatrist, will be arraigned on a...
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1 hurt in experimental plane crash in Pennsylvania

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:10pm
An emergency dispatcher says a man has been flown to a Pittsburgh hospital after crashing his homemade, experimental aircraft at a small airport in western Pennsylvania.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:10pm
A psychiatric patient who allegedly killed a caseworker at a Darby hospital yesterday remains hospitalized in critical condition. A prosecutor says Richard Plotts, who was shot by his psychiatrist, will be arraigned on a...
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Couple gets probation in curing son's fear of dark

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 12:06pm
A Pennsylvania couple charged with locking their 5-year-old son in the truck of their moving car - to cure his fear of darkness - will spend two years on probation in a program for first-time offenders.
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Italian Fest Organizers Hoping for a Busy Bocce Weekend

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:57am
Its not just about the food and drink, but also the sports at the Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival.
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UPDATE: Two Women Arrested as Suspects in Jewett Home Invasion

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:56am
Two women have been arrested as suspects in the beating of 71-year-old man during a home invasion in Jewett on Tuesday. A third suspect remains on the run.
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UPDATE: Two Women Arrested as Suspects in Jewett Home Invasion

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:56am
Two women have been arrested as suspects in the beating of 71-year-old man during a home invasion in Jewett on Tuesday. A third suspect remains on the run.
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Ohio Man Convicted of Killing Mom, Keeping Body

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:55am
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio man faces a life prison sentence after being convicted of fatally stabbing his mother then living in the house with the decomposing corpse for about six months. A jury in Akron on Thursday found 33-year-old Michael Petrie guilty of charges including aggravated murder and abuse of a corpse. He had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. The Barberton man was accused of killing his 67-year-old mother Maureen Petrie. Prosecutors say he left his mother exact...
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Wheeling Man Arrested for Allegedly Leaving Daughter in Car While He Was Passed Out on Couch

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:55am
A Wheeling man is behind bars after he left his daughter in the car. Wheeling Police arrested Cory Rockhold after they found his 18 month old daughter in his car on South Wabash Street on Wheeling Island Thursday night.
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Ohio Man Convicted of Killing Mom, Keeping Body

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:55am
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio man faces a life prison sentence after being convicted of fatally stabbing his mother then living in the house with the decomposing corpse for about six months. A jury in Akron on Thursday found 33-year-old Michael Petrie guilty of charges including aggravated murder and abuse of a corpse. He had pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. The Barberton man was accused of killing his 67-year-old mother Maureen Petrie. Prosecutors say he left his mother exact...
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Archdiocese: No confirmation of Philly papal visit

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:54am
The Philadelphia Archdiocese says there is still no confirmation that Pope Francis will attend a major gathering of the world's Roman Catholics next year in the city, despite a report that the archbishop had said...
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UPDATE: School Releases Statement After Union Local School Superintendent Arrested

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:53am
The Union Local School Board released a statement late Thursday night regarding the arrest of superintendent Douglas Thoburn, 53, who was arrested on four counts of pandering obscenity involving a minor.
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