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5 Face Charges in Connection to Martins Ferry Murder

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:43am
Five suspects are in jail Friday morning facing charges of aggravated burglary in connection to the death of 21-year-old Gregg Thompson.Belmont County Prosecutor Dan Fry says the five suspects are directly or indirectly involved in connection with the murder. Fry tells 7News he will sit down Friday afternoon with law enforcement to decide whether or not to file additional charges.Stay with 7News as more details become available.
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Police Discover Mobile Meth Lab in Monroe County

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:32am

A Cambridge, Ohio man is facing numerous charges after Monroe County Sheriff Charles Black says police busted a mobile meth lab.

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Pennsylvania's economy improved in October, as payrolls grew

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:25am
Pennsylvania's unemployment rate showed signs of improvement last month as employers added jobs.
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Funeral home director arrested after bodies found in garage

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:21am
A Philadelphia funeral director has been arrested and charged with abuse of a corpse months after three decomposing bodies were found in a garage.
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W. Virginia attorney general sues 2 Utah-based pharmacies

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 10:45am
West Virginia's attorney general has filed lawsuits against two pharmacies that he's seeking to block from doing business in the state.
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Woman charged with child abuse in son's brain injury

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 10:45am
A 23-year-old Maryland woman has been charged with child abuse after authorities discovered her 14-month-old boy had been treated for a brain injury due to a car key being lodged in his head.
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Official: Man, woman injured when van hits horse-drawn buggy

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 9:53am
An official says a man and a woman were injured when a van rear-ended their horse-drawn buggy in eastern Pennsylvania.
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Man who flew gyrocopter onto lawn of Capitol to enter plea

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 9:33am
A Florida man who piloted his one-person aircraft through some of the nation's most restricted airspace before landing on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol is expected to formally enter a guilty plea in the case.
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Dad jailed in newborn's abuse now faces homicide charge

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 8:49am
A central Pennsylvania man already jailed on charges he physically abused his newborn son has now been charged with criminal homicide in the wake of the baby's death.
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White supremacist guilty of slashing prison guard's throat

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 8:37am
A white supremacist imprisoned for killing a county jail cellmate three years ago has now been convicted of slashing the throat of a Hispanic corrections officer at a state prison.
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Burger joint damaged by stolen school bus to donate food

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 8:09am
A burger joint damaged when someone smashed a stolen school bus into a Pennsylvania strip mall plans to donate its now-useless inventory to a local food bank.
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Police: Duquesne student lied about robbery, sexual assault

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 8:01am
Pittsburgh police say a Duquesne University student lied when she claimed she was robbed and sexually assaulted by three men last month.
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Cops: Mom reports son, found nude pics on school-issued iPad

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:57am
State police say a central Pennsylvania woman contacted authorities after finding nude pictures of a girl on her teenage son's school-issued iPad.
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Jury set to resume deliberations in murder-for-hire trial

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:50am
Jury deliberations were expected to continue for a central Pennsylvania man accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill a police informant - and then trying to hire someone else to kill that man, too.
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Woman accused of prostitution says she offered 'free fun'

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:45am
A central Pennsylvania woman accused of running a prostitution service out of her home says she charged only for massages, but that any sex which occurred with clients afterward was just "free fun."
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3 shot, at least 1 dead, in tiny East Pittsburgh borough

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:29am
The Allegheny County medical examiner's office says at least one person has died in what police are calling a triple shooting in the tiny suburb of East Pittsburgh.
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Medical van driver to trial on teen sexual assault charges

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 7:25am
A medical van driver has been ordered to stand trial on charges he stopped to have sex with a 13-year-old patient he was transferring to a western Pennsylvania mental hospital.
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Roads begin to close for Philadelphia Marathon

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 6:50am
Philadelphia motorists are facing detours as the city prepares for Sunday's marathon.
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Prosecutor: No criminal charges in deputy shooting case

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 6:25am
The Monongalia County prosecutor says a grand jury has found that no criminal charges should be brought against two sheriff's deputies involved in the fatal shooting of a woman during a pursuit.
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Man working in ditch in street struck and killed

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 6:25am
Police say a woman driving a minivan struck and killed a man who was working in a ditch in Philadelphia.
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