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SEPTA resumes service on Trenton Line

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 6:30am
SEPTA commuter rail service has resumed along the Trenton Line after it was halted last week because of the Amtrak crash in Philadelphia.
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Man followed, robbed of more than $10K after night at casino

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 6:18am
Police say a man who won more than $10,000 at a Philadelphia casino was followed and robbed as he was heading home.
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Here's The Latest on Amtrak Crash: Train service restored

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 6:10am
By The Associated Press 5:55 a.m.
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Officials: School will open on time after fatal accident

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 6:02am
A suburban Philadelphia high school will open on time days after a man was killed when he crashed into the building.
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Pennsylvania primary has races for top court, Philly mayor

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 3:06am
Pennsylvania Democrats and Republicans have some important decisions to make in Tuesday's primary election.
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W.Va. agency to participate in national family aid academy

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 2:10am
West Virginia will participate in a national policy academy aimed at improving a program that assists needy families.
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Matewan museum tells story of W.Va. mine wars

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 2:09am
The story of the West Virginia mine wars is on display at a new museum in Matewan.
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Academic experts to address W.Va. tax reform committee

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 2:05am
A legislative committee reviewing West Virginia's tax code will hear from a panel of academic experts at its next meeting.
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W.Va. students to learn about leadership at conference

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 2:05am
West Virginia college students will learn about leadership during a conference this week at Jackson's Mill.
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Amtrak to restore full Northeast Corridor service

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 1:25am
As investigators probe the cause of a deadly Philadelphia train crash, Amtrak plans to fully restore service along the Northeast Corridor between Washington and Boston for the first time in nearly a week.
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Dog bites 2 Pittsburgh police officers

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 11:54pm
Two Pittsburgh police officers are recovering after they were bitten by a dog.
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12 Marines Injured After Helicopter Makes Hard Landing in Hawaii

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 8:16pm
The Marine Corps says 12 Marines have been taken to a hospital after an Osprey aircraft made a hard landing in Hawaii.
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Positive Changes Happening at Belmont County Animal Shelter

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 7:53pm
It's been five months since the Belmont County Animal Shelter ended its affiliation with the Belmont County Animal Rescue League, and was taken over by the county commission.
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Quarter Auction Held to Benefit Young Man Battling NF

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 7:50pm
A few weeks ago we introduced you to Zachary Stradwick Miller, a young man who's living with a disease known as NF that can affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves and skin where tumors grow along the body's nerves or underneath the skin.
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Fire destroys Pennsylvania warehouse; no serious injuries

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 7:49pm
A fire in suburban Philadelphia has destroyed a warehouse, and state environmental officials are overseeing the cleanup because chemicals in the building were washed out into a storm drain and nearby creek.
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Elm Grove Eagles Club Gives Back to Ohio Valley

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 7:22pm
The Elm Grove Eagles, a local club of nearly 2,000 members gave back to the entire Ohio Valley Community on Sunday.
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Items in Former Ernie's Esquire Restaurant Will Be Auctioned Off

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 7:16pm
A former dining destination in the Ohio Valley could soon have a new owner.
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Michigan funeral Monday for Amtrak victim Rachel Jacobs

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 7:01pm
A funeral is scheduled Monday in suburban Detroit for Rachel Jacobs, a 39-year-old educational software startup chief executive and Michigan native who died in Tuesday's Amtrak crash in Philadelphia.
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Friend of Amtrak engineer in deadly crash: 'Not his fault'

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 6:09pm
By The Associated Press 6 p.m.
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Multiple fatalities reported in Texas biker gang shooting

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 5:23pm
Multiple people have died in a shooting involving rival biker gangs at a Central Texas restaurant that sent patrons and employees running for cover.
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