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Gov. Wolf decries Philadelphia's charter school expansion

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 8:06am
Philadelphia's School Reform Commission has approved just five of 39 new charter school applications, but Gov. Tom Wolf and a teachers' union say any new charters will be a financial strain on the city's public...
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West Liberty committee discusses complaint against president

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:51am
West Liberty University's Board of Governors is expected to meet soon to discuss its options regarding an ethics complaint against the school's president.
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Judge nixes case against sex offender caught at Pa. museum

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:18am
A judge has dismissed all charges against a sex offender accused of offering a 12-year-old boy candy at Pittsburgh's Carnegie Science Center.
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Pa. movie theater reopens after lobby is flooded

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 6:46am
A northeastern Pennsylvania movie theater has reopened two days after its foyer and ticket lobby were flooded by a broken fire suppression sprinkler.
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Md. awards $93,000 to abandoned coal mine project

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 4:22am
The state of Maryland is giving an Ohio engineering firm $93,000 to help reduce acid drainage from abandoned coal mines in western Maryland.
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Lawsuit accusing group of firing woman for pregnancy settled

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 3:14am
A southwest Ohio woman who said a religious-based community organization fired her after she told them she was pregnant has settled her lawsuit against the organization.
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Ohio bill would allow atheists to officiate weddings

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 3:10am
Atheists, secular humanists and other nonreligious people would be allowed to officiate weddings under a proposal that's emerged in Ohio.
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2 sentenced in W.Va. for distributing crack cocaine

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:34am
Two men have been sentenced in Wheeling for distributing crack cocaine.
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33,000 enrolled in W.Va. for health insurance marketplace

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:18am
More than 33,000 West Virginians have purchased health care through the government's health insurance marketplace.
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Dancer's death reveals world of 'pumping parties,' surgery

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:14am
An exotic dancer's death at an airport hotel has led Philadelphia police to investigate the strange underworld of "pumping parties" and illegal cosmetic surgery.
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Natural gas pipeline focus of US challenge in Va.

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:08am
An Augusta County landowner is challenging in federal court a state law that is helping clear the way for a natural gas pipeline through Virginia.
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Another Bitter Blast of Arctic Air Arrives Sending Temperatures Below Zero

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:53am
Temperatures will finally try to go above freezing for highs over the weekend as snow changes to a wintry mix then to some rain Saturday night into Sunday morning.
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Quantum Vision System Review Examines Dr. Kemp's 7 Day Therapy for Perfect 20/20 Vision

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 12:15am
Eyesight was never known to have restored once weakened without surgery before Dr. John Kemp's guide, "Quantum Vision System". The system is created to solve the...
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Wheeling Central and Bishop Donahue Advance

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 11:06pm

Finals are Saturday at OUE
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New Martinsville Marina Ice Rink Opened for Night Skates

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 9:49pm
These freezing temperatures are good for something at least, the Marina Ice Rink has quickly become a winter tradition in the New Martinsville community.Last winter the river overflowed and formed a natural ice rink at the Marina, this year it took 30 thousand gallons of water being pumped in to form the ice.And Tuesday night lights were brought in by Bridgeport Equipment so dozens of kids could skate well into the night."You give people an opportunity to play and they will and that's what it...
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471K Pennsylvanians signed up for 2015 health coverage

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:34pm
Federal officials say that more than 471,000 Pennsylvanians enrolled or re-enrolled in insurance plans sold through the marketplace created by the 2010 federal health care law.
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Wheeling Freeze Shelter Offers Warmth for Less Fortunate

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:28pm
Freeze shelters are gearing up for the cold temperatures predicted to sweep across the Ohio Valley Wednesday night.
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Jury decides whether man with bodies in yard should die

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 6:14pm
Jurors have reached a decision on whether to send a man to death row for the 2002 strangulation deaths of a pharmacist and his girlfriend, whose bodies were found in his Pennsylvania yard.
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Public schools in Pittsburgh closed Thursday due to cold

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 5:54pm
Public schools in the city of Pittsburgh will be closed Thursday with arctic cold expected to descend on the commonwealth.
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Trial ordered for man in slaying of girlfriend's stepfather

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 4:54pm
Authorities say a man charged in the shooting death of his girlfriend's stepfather earlier this month maintains that he opened fire to protect himself.
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