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Greg Booth to retire as Zippo CEO, Mark Paup named successor

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 12:13pm
The chief executive officer of iconic Pennsylvania lighter maker, Zippo Manufacturing Co., is retiring next year.
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Resident Tips Lead To Significant Drug Bust In Weirton

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:43am
25 grams of heroin, 5 grams of methamphetamine, and more than $4,000 are off the streets after a significant drug bust in Weirton. A search warrant was executed at 109 Sellitti Lane by the Street Crimes Unit after a lengthy investigation into the illegal distribution of heroin and crack cocaine from the residence. 
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Publisher pulls celebrity blurbs from web pages of Cosby bio

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:41am
The publisher of a disparaged biography of Bill Cosby has pulled blurbs from Billy Crystal, Mary Tyler Moore and other celebrities from dedicated web pages on Amazon.com and other retailers.
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Man jailed on charges he critically wounded sleeping man

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:37am
A man has been jailed on charges he critically wounded a sleeping man by firing a shotgun through the window of the victim's western Pennsylvania home.
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Woman Accused of Raping a One-Year-old Baby Pleads Guilty

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:25am
Peggy Horstman pleaded guilty to felony rape charges in a Belmont County Courtroom, Wednesday morning.
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Things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:17am
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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'Person of interest' in Pennsylvania arson dead from burns

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 8:37am
A man police considered a "person of interest" in a home fire ruled arson has been found dead with severe burns.
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Bridge may be closed to cars when pope comes to Philadelphia

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 8:25am
A major bridge connecting Philadelphia and New Jersey may be closed to cars when the pope visits in September.
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Crews razing tornado-damaged eastern Pennsylvania school

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 8:13am
Crews are razing a tornado-damaged school in eastern Pennsylvania but hoping to salvage at least some of the items inside so it can be used later.
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Dashcam video shows confrontational Texas traffic stop

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 8:06am
Police dashcam video shows a Texas state trooper trying to drag a black motorist from her car after a minor traffic infraction, then drawing his stun gun and threatening her for refusing to follow his orders.
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W.Va. airport monitors creek following new hillside slip

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 8:01am
Yeager Airport is monitoring a creek partially obstructed by debris from a recent hillside slip.
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Drug suspect shot by police during chase; 6 vehicles damaged

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 8:01am
Police say an officer shot a drug suspect to end a vehicle chase in eastern Pennsylvania that damaged five police cars and one owned by a civilian.
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Sutton Lake to reopen campground closed by high water

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 7:49am
Sutton Lake is reopening a campground closed by recent high water.
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Hampshire County company founder pleads guilty to tax charge

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 7:41am
The founder of a Hampshire County company faces up to three years in prison after pleading guilty to a tax charge.
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Philadelphia officer shot in vest, suspect shot, critical

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 7:17am
Philadelphia police say an officer has been shot in his bulletproof vest while serving a warrant, while the wanted suspect is in critical condition after an exchange of gunfire.
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State completes $18 million widening of I-64 in Huntington

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 6:57am
The state has completed a two-year project to widen a section of Interstate 64 in Huntington to six lanes.
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West Virginia unemployment up again, highest in US in June

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 6:20am
West Virginia's unemployment rate has risen for the fifth consecutive month.
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ATM explodes in north Philadelphia, no money taken

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 6:16am
Investigators are trying to find out what caused an ATM to explode in north Philadelphia.
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Riverlife Pittsburgh names new president and chief executive

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 6:16am
The former president of the Boston Harbor Association has been named the new president and chief executive of Riverlife Pittsburgh effective Oct. 1.
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Relatives find body of missing swimmer in Delaware River

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 6:00am
Police say family members found the body of a 22-year-old Virginia man who disappeared while swimming in the Delaware River in suburban Philadelphia.
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