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GC&P Closed From Bethany Pike to Pogues Run

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 7:29am
GCP Road from Bethany Pike to Pogues Run is closed as of 7:25 am Friday.
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2 members of NYC based heroin ring plead guilty

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 6:13am
Two members of a New York City based heroin distribution ring have pleaded guilty.
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1 dead in crash between tractor-trailer, SUV

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:56am
Police are investigating a fatal crash between a tractor trailer and an SUV in eastern Pennsylvania.
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Police: Counselor charged after having sex with student

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:44am
Authorities say a western Pennsylvania high school guidance counselor has been charged after having sex with a football player who came to her for help.
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W.Va. man shot by police sentenced for weapons violation

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 4:12am
A Parkersburg man who was shot by police during a standoff last year has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for a weapons violation.
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Feds: Temple professor offered China data on US-made device

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 3:40am
The chairman of Temple University's physics department has been charged in an alleged scheme to share information on U.S. technology with China.
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W.Va. introduces military heritage website, brochure

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 3:12am
The state Division of Tourism has introduced a website and brochure on West Virginia's military heritage ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.
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Police: More than a dozen firearms stolen from gun shop

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:40am
Police are looking for the thieves who made off with nearly 20 firearms during an early-morning smash-and-grab robbery in suburban Philadelphia.
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Wheeling Man Facing Incest Charges after Police Respond to Domestic Call

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:51pm
A Wheeling man is behind bars and faces charges of incest.Daniel Bloomfield, 48, was arrested after Wheeling Police officers responded to a domestic call at a home in Mozart.
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Man extradited from Penn. to face murder charge in Arizona

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:28pm
A man has been extradited from Pennsylvania to face prosecution in the killing of a church janitor in Glendale last year.
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Paralyzed man uses his thoughts to control a robotic arm

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:27pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play "rock, paper, scissors" by controlling a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers reported.
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Wheeling Man to Join 500,000 Bikers in Washington, D.C. in Honor of Fallen Son

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:12pm
Memorial Day is quickly approaching and many will celebrate over the weekend with their loved ones to honor and remember those who have died while serving our country.
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Mom Posts Video Shaming 13-year-old After Discovering Fake Facebook Account

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:16pm
One mother in Denver posted a video shaming her 13-year-old daughter for having a hidden Facebook account.
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4 killed in northwestern Pennsylvania crash; car was fleeing

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:52pm
Pennsylvania State Police say four people were killed and one seriously wounded when their car crashed into a tree as the driver fled the scene of a burglary.
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Belmont County Construction Worsens as Work Begins on Route 40

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:51pm
Congestion could worsen as road work continues to be piled onto Belmont County drivers.
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WV Business Leaders and Legislators Discuss Key State Issues

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:27pm
A meeting to help find ways to help West Virginia move forward was held Thursday.
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Steubenville Shooting Involves 18-year-old Girl

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:18pm
Steubenville Police are on the scene of a shooting that happened Thursday afternoon.
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Ex-Freedom Industries officials arraigned on new indictment

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 6:08pm
Two former Freedom Industries executives have been arraigned on a second superseding indictment stemming from a massive chemical spill last January.
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Judge dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:26pm
A judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.
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Pa. family awarded $6 million in medical malpractice suit

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 5:00pm
A Pennsylvania family is receiving more than $6 million in a medical malpractice case stemming from the death of a 2-year-old who was treated and sent home by Harrisburg Hospital.
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