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Samaritans thwart man trying to carjack mom, 4-year-old son

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:09am
Several good Samaritans stepped in to help after police say a man tried to carjack a woman and her 4-year-old son at knifepoint in a Pennsylvania parking lot.
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West Virginia Mom Fights Son Over Taco Bell Burrito

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:02am
A West Virginia woman was arrested Friday for child abuse after she struck her son over a Taco Bell burrito. 
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New York man pleads, paid others to buy Pennsylvania guns

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 9:25am
A New York man has pleaded guilty to paying people to buy guns in western Pennsylvania which were then smuggled back to New York and sold on the street.
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'Superfly' Snuka due back in court for competency hearing

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 9:17am
Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka is due back in court for day three of a hearing to determine if he's competent to stand trial on charges he killed his girlfriend in 1983.
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Boxer to take anger classes to resolve bar fracas with woman

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 8:49am
Former lightweight boxing champ Paul Spadafora has agreed to take anger management classes to resolve charges that he put a woman in a semi-headlock at a Pittsburgh-area bar, drank her beer and then threw her down when she...
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Jury set for second day of deliberations in sisters' slaying

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 8:41am
A jury is set to deliberate for a second day in the trial of a Pittsburgh man accused of killing his neighbors, two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker.
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Feds oppose releasing Pennsylvania terror suspect on bond

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 8:29am
Federal prosecutors don't want a central Pennsylvania terrorism suspect freed on bond, because they say he'd just return home, which is where he allegedly committed his alleged crimes.
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Federal judge: No jail as suspended Ohio judge appeals

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 8:29am
A federal judge has granted a suspended juvenile court judge's request to delay her six-month jail sentence as she further appeals her 2014 conviction for unlawful interest in a public contract.
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Pennsylvania woman takes plea deal in fake cancer fundraiser

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 8:15am
A western Pennsylvania woman charged with running a fake GoFundMe page for a terminally ill cancer patient has accepted a tentative plea agreement.
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Free bottled water for those near suburban Philly bases

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 7:57am
The federal government is offering free bottled water to people whose public and private wells might have been contaminated by chemicals used at two former U.S. Navy bases in suburban Philadelphia.
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Mayors from Pittsburgh, 2 suburbs rescued from elevator

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 7:49am
Three mayors walk into an elevator - but what happened next was no joke, though the officials managed to amuse themselves until they could be rescued about 40 minutes later.
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Jury deliberating on fate of Ohioan on trial for killing 3

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 7:49am
A Cleveland jury is deliberating on whether to recommend the death sentence for a man convicted of killing three women and wrapping their bodies in garbage bags.
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Facebook post leads to hit-and-run arrest

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 7:05am
Police say a Facebook post led to the arrest of a person wanted in a hit-and-run accident that left a member of a road construction crew injured.
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Fayette County sues state Board of Education over schools

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 7:01am
Fayette County Commission officials have filed a lawsuit against the state Board of Education and the state School Building Authority, accusing them of failing to fund a consolidation plan for the facilities of...
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Authorities: Man, 33, molested 3 kids in parents' basement

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 6:17am
Authorities say a suburban Philadelphia man molested three children in the basement of his parents' home.
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Chase Spans 2 Counties, Reaches Speeds of 180 mph in Reported Stolen Camaro

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 5:33am
A massive police chase that spanned two local counties and involved several police departments lands one man behind bars. 
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Police: Couple provided booze to teens in fatal fiery crash

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 3:49am
A Pennsylvania couple faces charges after investigators say they provided alcohol to two teenagers who died last summer after a sport utility vehicle they were in hit a utility pole, flipped and burst into flames.
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Man drowns trying to swim across reservoir, state police say

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 3:49am
State police have identified the body of a man who apparently drowned while trying to swim across a reservoir about 30 miles north of Pennsylvania's state capital.
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Officials: Man frees self, escapes FBI custody in Cincinnati

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 3:49am
Police say a man arrested on federal charges escaped FBI custody in Cincinnati and is on the run.
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Akron cop gets probation in beating outside charity event

Fri, 05/20/2016 - 3:49am
A northeast Ohio police officer will avoid jail but must serve a year of probation for beating a man last spring following a police charity event in Cleveland.
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