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Man who used gun to euthanize dogs not guilty of cruelty

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:45am
A man who euthanized two dogs by shooting them in a western Pennsylvania park has been found not guilty of cruelty to animals.
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The Latest on Charleston shooting: Funeral preparations

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:33am
By The Associated Press 10:15 a.m.
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Wolf will end Pennsylvania's bid to run marketplace

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:33am
Gov. Tom Wolf will withdraw his application to take over the insurance marketplace created under the 2010 federal health care law now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the law's nationwide tax subsidies.
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Allegheny National Forest closing train after camper's death

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:29am
Officials at the Allegheny National Forest have temporarily closed most of a hiking trail near where trees downed by a severe storm killed a 15-year-old camper.
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FBI Investigates After 6 Women Vanish in Ohio

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:29am
A small Ohio town has had six women vanish over the past 13 months.
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The Latest: Supreme Court upholds health care subsidies

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:24am
The Supreme Court has upheld the nationwide tax subsidies under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul, in a ruling that preserves health insurance for millions of Americans.
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Judge lets prosecutors stay on W.Va. chemical spill case

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:21am
A judge has ruled that federal prosecutors do not face conflicts of interest that warrant taking their office off of a chemical spill case.
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Pennsylvania court rejects law on municipal gun ordinances

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:17am
A state appellate court is striking down a Pennsylvania law designed to make it easier for gun-rights advocates to dismantle local gun ordinances.
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US women's team to play post-World Cup match in Pittsburgh

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:17am
The U.S. women's soccer team won't know whether it will play another Women's World Cup game until after Friday night's quarterfinal match against China. But the team now knows where it will play first once...
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Man with infant struck by car along western Md. highway

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:13am
Maryland State Police say a man and an 11-month-old child are being treated at a Pennsylvania hospital after they were hit by a car while walking along a two-lane highway in far western Maryland.
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Contractor dies at AK Steel plant in Kentucky

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:05am
Officials are investigating after an electrical contractor died at an AK Steel plant in eastern Kentucky.
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Deputy fired for cocaine after suspect's shooting reinstated

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 10:01am
A sheriff's deputy fired when cocaine was found in his system after he and other officers fatally shot a Pittsburgh child-rape suspect has been reinstated by a labor arbitrator.
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Pittsburgh police shootout suspect died of multiple wounds

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:49am
A rifle-wielding man killed in a shootout with city and transit police on a busy Pittsburgh highway died of multiple gunshot wounds, but the medical examiner's office won't say how many.
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Things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:49am
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday.
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Big Heart Pet Brands closing Pittsburgh site, 225 affected

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:41am
The company that makes Milk-Bone dog biscuits, 9Lives cat food and other pet treats is closing its Pittsburgh operation and consolidating it with its Ohio headquarters, affecting 225 workers.
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Robber or Flasher? Police say this guy decided to be both

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 9:09am
Police say a western Pennsylvania robbery suspect has diversified his criminal portfolio by exposing himself to a shop owner before taking cash and a women's outfit from a clothing store.
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Police credit news cameraman with saving overdose victim

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 8:53am
Police say a Pittsburgh television news crew helped keep an overdose victim alive long enough for paramedics and officers to save him - and caught the whole thing on video.
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Car smashes into Pittsburgh pizzeria after police chase

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 8:37am
Pittsburgh police have taken several people into custody after the car they were in smashed into a popular pizzeria during a police chase.
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Suspect testifies he killed Pittsburgh dad in self-defense

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 8:09am
The suspect in the fatal shooting of a Pittsburgh father says he was trying to protect himself and his fiancee from an intruder.
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Jury awards $500,000 to colonoscopy patient after doctor insults him during procedure

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 8:02am
A Virginia man was awarded $500,000 in court after being mocked and insulted by an anesthesiologist during a colonoscopy in 2013.
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