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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:24am
Federal investigators say a small plane that crashed at Washington County Airport last month was flying low and "wobbling" in the moments before it went down. The Observer-Report says two airport workers saw pilot Igor...
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Shale Gas Trucks Crash Outside Washington, Pennsylvania, Road Shut Down

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:23am
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania intersection was shut down after crash involving a tractor trailer carrying diesel fuel and two trucks carrying water for natural gas drilling operations. The crash happened at about 3 a.m. Sunday morning on Route 18 outside of the town of Washington. That's about 30 miles southwest of Pittsburgh. Authorities say about 1,300 gallons of diesel and 400 gallons of brine water spilled onto the roadway, but emergency crews contained much of the damage...
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Ohio Teen on Trial for Alleged Rape at School

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:21am
CLEVELAND (AP) - A high school student is standing trial in northeast Ohio for allegedly raping a classmate in the locker room. Prosecutors argued during the first day of the trial in Cuyahoga (KY-uh-HOH'-guh) County Monday that the boy, then 16, carried the girl into the locker room at Shaker Heights High School and raped her. An attorney for the now 17-year-old boy - who is charged with rape and kidnapping - argued that the two had consensual sex. The Northeast Ohio Media Group (http://bit...
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Body Found in Ohio River May Be That of Missing Man

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:16am
ATHENS, Ohio (AP) - Authorities were trying to determine if a body pulled from a river in southeast Ohio is that of a man missing for more than a month. Athens Police Chief Tom Pyle said two boaters found the body in the Hocking River on Monday afternoon.
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Man Indicted by Grand Jury Investigating Steubenville Rape Changing Plea

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:11am
One of the men indicted by the grand jury investigating the Steubenville rape case is expected to change his plea on Tuesday.
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Man Indicted by Grand Jury Investigating Steubenville Rape Changing Plea

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:11am
One of the men indicted by the grand jury investigating the Steubenville rape case is expected to change his plea on Tuesday.
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Ohio authorities try to identify body from river

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 8:04am
Authorities were trying to determine if a body pulled from a river in southeast Ohio is that of a man missing for more than a month.
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Ohio teen on trial for alleged rape at school

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:40am
A high school student is standing trial in northeast Ohio for allegedly raping a classmate in the locker room.
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Marshall board considers tuition, fee increases

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:32am
Marshall University undergraduate students would pay higher tuition and fees under proposals being considered by the school's Board of Governors.
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Investigators: Plane 'wobbling' before Pa. crash

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:28am
Federal investigators say a witness saw a small plane flying low and "wobbling" moments before it crashed at a southwestern Pennsylvania airport last month, killing a former Ukrainian champion figure skater.
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Ohio State vaccinates for mumps after outbreak

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 7:00am
Ohio State University has started a campaign to vaccinate more students and employees against mumps as an outbreak continues to spread.
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Coroner: Pa. man's death was due to 1992 shooting

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:52am
A central Pennsylvania coroner has ruled the death of a man injured in a shooting more than two decades ago a homicide.
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Court puts sheriff on ballot for committee post

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:44am
The Ohio Supreme Court has ordered that a central Ohio sheriff be put back on the May primary ballot for a Democratic party committee post.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:36am
Cuyahoga County's top prosecutor has recommended that a state parole board commute a condemned killer's sentence to life without parole. While saying Arthur Tyler is far from innocent, Tim McGinty noted Tyler's...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:36am
Cuyahoga County's top prosecutor has recommended that a state parole board commute a condemned killer's sentence to life without parole. While saying Arthur Tyler is far from innocent, Tim McGinty noted Tyler's...
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Man killed by western Pa. officer identified

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:36am
Authorities in western Pennsylvania have released the name of a man shot and killed by a police officer after a chase that began in Pittsburgh and stretched into a nearby borough.
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Ohio symposium focuses on homeless youth

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:24am
A meeting of minds is focusing on youth homelessness in Ohio.
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Ohio deputies kill suspect during standoff

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 6:12am
Police say a man who barricaded himself inside a southwest Ohio home was fatally shot by officers when he took "aggressive action."
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:56am
The plaintiffs in a constitutional challenge to Pennsylvania's law banning same-sex marriage are changing strategy and now asking a federal judge to make an immediate decision in their case. A decision on a ruling...
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Cause sought in blast that leveled Ohio home

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 5:56am
Authorities searching for the cause of a southwest Ohio explosion that leveled a vacant home began excavating rubble from the basement area.
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