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News Minute: Here is the latest West Virginia news from The Associated Press at 9:50 a.m. EDT

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:52am
West Virginia voters can begin heading to the polls to cast votes ahead of the May 10 primary election. Early voting began Wednesday and runs through May 7. Polls will be open on Saturdays.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press at 9:50 a.m. EDT

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:52am
The brother of some of the eight family members found shot last week in rural southern Ohio says five victims will be buried side by side in a nearby town. Seven adults and 16-year-old boy were found dead Friday at four...
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Early voting for West Virginia primary starts Wednesday

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:44am
West Virginia voters can begin heading to the polls to cast votes ahead of the May 10 primary election.
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Follansbee Police Recover Substantial Amount of Controlled Substance

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:26am
Officers with the Follansbee Police Department have arrested one person after executing a search warrant on Tuesday evening. Police executed two residential search warrants in the Orchard area of Follansbee.
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Mother says Man Flashed 3-Year-Old Daughter

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 9:24am
Ashley Sigman says her kids were playing in the front yard of her St. Albans, WV apartment when she received a phone call from her neighbor that made her heart drop. "I have someone calling me saying you need to get out front like there is a strange man exposing himself for one and not to mention trying to lure her out the gate," said Ashley.
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Relative: 5 of 8 shot in Ohio will be buried side by side

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 8:40am
The brother of some of the eight family members found shot last week in rural southern Ohio says five victims will be buried side by side in a nearby town.
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Police search rural upstate NY field in missing woman case

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 7:32am
Police have searched a rural field near the Pennsylvania border for evidence connected to the disappearance of a western New York woman nearly a decade ago.
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The Latest: Trump won't commit to toning down his campaign

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 7:16am
The Latest on the 2016 presidential campaign. (all times local):
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Police: Man held family at home for days, screwed door shut

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 7:04am
Authorities say Cleveland man armed with a pistol kidnapped his girlfriend and four children at home by screwing their front door shut and trapping them inside for four days.
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Trump: Hillary Clinton playing woman card 'left and right'

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 6:56am
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, buoyed by his clean sweep of Northeast primaries, is pushing forward with his charge that Democrat Hillary Clinton is "playing the woman card."
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Police: Mother charged in 2-year-old daughter's death

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 6:44am
A suburban Philadelphia woman is facing charges in her 2-year-old daughter's death.
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Ohioan pleads no contest to charges after grandpa's death

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 6:40am
An Ohio woman has pleaded no contest to charges including corpse abuse and evidence tampering in connection with the death of her grandfather, whose body was found in a sleeping bag in a Kentucky creek last summer.
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Sex trafficking panel planned at Marshall University

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 5:32am
A panel discussion on sex trafficking in West Virginia is scheduled next week at Marshall University.
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Supreme Court Justice Loughry speaking at Law Day event

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 5:12am
A West Virginia Supreme Court justice will speak this week in Welch during the McDowell County Law Day event.
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Career education making a comeback in US high schools

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 4:20am
Decades after "shop class" became known as a lesser alternative for children deemed unfit for college, vocational education is making a comeback in American high schools.
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Northeast Ohio man alleges officers used excessive force

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 4:04am
A 62-year-old man has filed a federal lawsuit alleging that police officers in a northeast Ohio city slammed him into the ground even though he wasn't being aggressive toward them.
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Man convicted in 2010, 2011 rapes in Philadelphia park

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 4:00am
A man convicted in Wisconsin of sexually assaulting a woman he met online has also been found guilty of raping two women in a northeast Philadelphia park.
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Official: Large Poconos brush fire 90 percent contained

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 4:00am
A state forestry official says a large brush fire in the Pocono mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania that has destroyed nearly a dozen structures could be out in a few days.
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For Trump, speech a test of foreign policy and style

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:32am
Donald Trump's highly anticipated foreign policy speech will test whether the Republican presidential front-runner known for his raucous rallies and eyebrow-raising statements can present a more presidential persona as...
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Trump, Clinton press closer to general election showdown

Wed, 04/27/2016 - 3:28am
Donald Trump has strengthened his grip on the Republican primary race and pushed tantalizingly close to a general election showdown with Hillary Clinton.
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