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Christie heading to Philadelphia for PAC fundraiser

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 1:45am
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Philadelphia to raise money for his political action committee - and protesters from New Jersey are following.
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Bald eagle egg hatches in central Pennsylvania nest

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 1:18pm
One of the eggs in a central Pennsylvania nest that has been watched by thousands of people on live-streaming video has hatched.
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Bloomsburg Baseball Player Receives Sympathy from Mo'ne Davis

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 1:15pm
Mo'ne Davis wrote a letter to Bloomsburg University asking university administrators to reinstate the baseball player who wrote a derogatory tweet about her, according to ABC News.
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WVa gov nixes spending, signs budget with $15M from reserves

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:53pm
Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has signed next year's state budget after reducing about $11 million set aside for a variety of grants and programs.
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2 W.Va. senior judges to hear cases until vacancy filled

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:49pm
West Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice Margaret Workman has assigned two senior status judges to hear cases in the 2nd Circuit until a vacancy is filled.
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Records: Ohio officer attacked before she shot ex-boyfriend

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:37pm
Court records say an Ohio policewoman and her former boyfriend were struggling over a gun before she shot and killed him after he broke into her suburban Akron home.
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Pa. officer charged in shooting death of unarmed motorist

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 12:33pm
A police officer in central Pennsylvania faces a charge of criminal homicide in the shooting death of an unarmed man after a traffic stop last month.
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Pa. town naming road for trooper slain in barracks ambush

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:53am
A northeastern Pennsylvania borough is naming the road between its community center and Little League fields after a state trooper killed in a barracks ambush last September.
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The Latest: German official: School group on crashed plane

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:52am
By The Associated Press 4:40 p.m. (1540 GMT, 11:40 a.m EDT)
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Leaders expect House passage of bill helping Medicare docs

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:49am
House leaders say their chamber will approve a bipartisan compromise this week preventing deep cuts in physicians' Medicare fees and extending health care funds for children and low-income seniors.
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Truck Overturned Causes Scaffolding to Scatter Across Road

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:48am
A crash Tuesday morning shut down the southbound lane of Route 2 in Moundsville.
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Wheeling Water Line Break Leaves Road Underwater

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:43am
Some residents in the Wheeling are under a 48-hour boil order because of a 16-inch water break on Rock Point Road.
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Police: Car Stolen After Owner Left it Running at Gas Station

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:29am
Wheeling Police are looking for a stolen vehicle after a man left it running outside of a gas station Tuesday.
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Chief: Shooting near Edinboro campus was drug-related heist

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 11:01am
An Edinboro University student charged with shooting two others in an off-campus apartment was being robbed of drugs by the victims, who will likely also face charges, the local police chief said Tuesday.
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Martin Sheen to receive honorary degree from Ohio college

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:36am
The University of Dayton will give actor Martin Sheen an honorary degree in recognition of his activism for peace, social justice and human rights.
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WVU vs. Kentucky: Who Will Punch Their Ticket to the Elite Eight?

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:33am
The West Virginia Mountaineers are headed to the Sweet 16 after knocking off Maryland Sunday night.
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Vote expected Tuesday on Lake Erie algae legislation

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:33am
Ohio lawmakers are expecting to finalize new rules for farmers that are designed to cut down the toxic algae in Lake Erie
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Police: Man accosted nurse, sprayed extinguisher at hospital

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:33am
Pittsburgh police have charged a man with felony criminal mischief and other crimes for allegedly spraying a fire extinguisher in a patient information area of a hospital after angrily demanding that a nurse give him a...
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Jury picks continue for man charged in girlfriend's slaying

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:25am
Jury selection was continuing for a northwestern Pennsylvania man charged with fatally stabbing his girlfriend whose body was found near deer carcasses in a park.
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Syracuse Nationals to be honored on anniversary of NBA title

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 9:49am
The Syracuse Crunch of the American Hockey League are honoring one of the signature moments in the sports history of the city.
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