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New US Postal stamp honors Latrobe's banana split history

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 5:01pm
A new U.S. Postal stamp and local cancellation mark memorializing one of Latrobe's claims to fame was recently unveiled by Mayor Rosie Wolford and other officials.
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Report says jail elevator door gave way, sending 2 to deaths

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 4:48pm
Officials in northeastern Pennsylvania say the fifth-floor door to a county jail elevator swung open as if it was hinged on the top earlier this week, causing a prisoner and guard to break through it and fall to their deaths.
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A look 1 month later at deadly flooding in West Virginia

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 4:34pm
By The Associated Press Some facts and figures on flooding in West Virginia, where 23 people died last month:
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For West Virginia flood victims, the cleanup has just begun

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 4:27pm
A month has passed since flooding devastated West Virginia, and for some residents, the cleanup has been slow.
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Jefferson County Man Found Guilty Files For Mistrial

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 4:13pm
The Jefferson County man found guilty of shooting Ronald Horton in the face just a few weeks ago is filing for a mistrial. 
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W.Va. Democratic nominee for governor will skip convention

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 3:45pm
Gubernatorial nominee Jim Justice says he won't attend the Democratic National Convention next week in Philadelphia.
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Ex- treasurer's charges based on memory lapses, lawyer says

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 3:45pm
The defense lawyer for ex-Pennsylvania Treasurer Barbara Hafer says charges for allegedly lying to federal agents are based on little more than her lapses in her memory.
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Lafayette College plans to expand campus further into Easton

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 3:31pm
Lafayette College is announcing plans to expand its campus, changes that could result in more financial aid for students.
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NFL to review domestic violence allegations against Elliott

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 3:23pm
The NFL says it is reviewing domestic violence allegations against Dallas Cowboys rookie Ezekiel Elliott.
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Experimental plane crashes in western Ohio, killing 2 people

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 3:23pm
Authorities say two people were killed when a small, experimental plane crashed in a cornfield in western Ohio.
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Wheeling Police investigate string of break-ins

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 3:00pm
Police believe the crimes happened sometime between midnight and 6 a.m.
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Police say man shoots employee at scrap yard, kills self

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:49pm
Police in central Pennsylvania say a former scrap yard employee shot and killed a man working there, then drove a short distance and killed himself.
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Wintersville Police Recognized for Helping Stop International Scam

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:31pm
One Jefferson County police department is people recognized for their assistance in helping bring down an international telemarketing scam. 
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Pennsylvania RNC delegates see Trump aiming for swing voters

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:28pm
Seventy-one Pennsylvania delegates, plus alternates, spent the week in Cleveland, Ohio, for the Republican National Convention. The following is their take on Donald Trump, his nomination acceptance speech and other events...
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Ohio conducting prison-wide review of inmate count system

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:27pm
The state is reviewing its system for counting inmates at all Ohio prisons following the brief escape of a convicted murderer in March.
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US judge rejects $100M investors' lawsuit against Venezuela

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:13pm
A federal judge has rejected a $100 million investors' lawsuit against Venezuela in a case that included allegations of fraud, hints of an international criminal conspiracy and references to diamonds, junk bonds and a...
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Ex-KKK leader Duke signs up to run for Senate

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:23pm
Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke has officially signed up to run for U.S. Senate.
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Ohio to get nearly $1M in federal Zika virus funding

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:14pm
The state will receive nearly $1 million in federal funds to help protect Ohioans from the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
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Police: Shots fired at shopping center in Munich

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:07pm
Police in Germany say there's been a shooting at a shopping center in Munich.
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Clinton looks to steal Trump thunder with VP pick

Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:04pm
Hillary Clinton moved closer to introducing her running mate Friday, snatching attention from newly crowned Republican nominee Donald Trump just hours after he closed out his convention with a fiery and foreboding turn at the podium. 
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