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32 arrested in suburban Philadelphia drug ring

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:57pm
Nearly three dozen people have been arrested in the Philadelphia area in connection with a drug ring that had ties to Colombia.
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3 nabbed in NY, Florida in plot to join Islamic State group

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:57pm
Federal officials say three men have been taken into custody in the United States on charges they plotted to travel overseas to join the Islamic State group.
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Tractor-Trailer Crash Shuts Down I-70 Eastbound

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:54pm
Ohio County Sheriff's Department released information regarding a tractor-trailer crash on I-70 Eastbound just across the PA state line near West Alexander.
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Moundsville Man Convicted of Selling Cocaine

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:34pm
United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II announced Wednesday Kenneth L. Smith, 26, of Moundsville was convicted in federal court of selling crack cocaine.
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Connecticut town pursues museum honoring Maurice Sendak

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 1:00pm
Three years after Maurice Sendak's death, his western Connecticut hometown of Ridgefield is pursuing a museum honoring the author of "Where the Wild Things Are."
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Daniels man sentenced for tampering with water samples

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 12:36pm
A Raleigh County man has been sentenced for tampering with water samples from coal mining operations.
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Daughter testifies against fugitive father in '92 slaying

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:56am
The daughter of a long-time fugitive has seen her father for the first time since he allegedly killed her mother's friend at a crowded Philadelphia restaurant in 1992.
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In Wheeling Magazine's Latest Edition Focuses on New Businesses

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:54am
In Wheeling Magazine's latest edition is one Wheeling residents might be particularly interested in as it focuses on the new businesses opening up throughout the city.
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Police launch investigation into Scranton pension payments

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:52am
A criminal investigation has been launched into double pension benefits to six Scranton employees.
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Wheeling Park Plans to Host "All About Park" Night

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:47am
Future students are getting the opportunity to see what it is like to attend Wheeling Park High School Wednesday night.
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Fearing lawsuit, Philly-area town latest to repeal gun laws

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 11:40am
A suburban Philadelphia township is the latest community to repeal gun ordinances in an effort to avoid being sued under a new Pennsylvania law.
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Mummers' Mardi Gras celebration set for Saturday in Philly

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:56am
The group whose New Year's parade has been dubbed Philadelphia's Mardi Gras is putting on a weather-delayed Mardi Gras show of its own.
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Dad gets jail for filthy home found after son, 2, shot

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:44am
A Pennsylvania man will spend up to two years' incarceration for letting his kids live in deplorable conditions, which police discovered when his 4-year-old son accidentally shot his 2-year-old brother while their...
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One First-Grade Teacher Does the Unthinkable for Student

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:39am
One first-grade teacher is going above and beyond teaching for one of her students, according to ABC News. Lindsey Painter teaches a 6-year-old triplet, Matthew Parker, who has been experiencing kidney failure since he was a newborn.
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Teens' hearing in drug-related killing delayed indefinitely

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:16am
A preliminary hearing for two teens charged in the drug-related killing of a western Pennsylvania woman have been delayed indefinitely while their attorneys try to get the prosecutions moved to juvenile court.
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Police: Mom drove DUI with son in car to four-way tryst

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 10:04am
A Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on charges she drove drunk with her young son to have sex with three people, only to be arrested when a fight broke out.
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PEMA, National Guard helping Pennsylvania city without water

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:36am
The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and Army National Guard are helping a northwestern Pennsylvania city without water.
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2 to stand trial for manslaughter in football player's OD

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:24am
Two 18-year-old men have been ordered to stand trial on involuntary manslaughter and other charges for moving a dying 17-year-old friend out of one car to leave him in another after he overdosed on heroin and the...
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Allegheny County offers 6 weeks parental leave for workers

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:16am
Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald has signed an order granting six weeks of parental leave for nearly 1,000 county workers.
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5 things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania

Wed, 02/25/2015 - 9:08am
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday:
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