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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:32am
Cleveland remains the only Ohio city in contention to host the Republican National Convention in 2016, after Cincinnati formally withdrew its bid.
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Crews clean highways overwhelmed by Ohio floods

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:32am
Transportation crews have begun cleaning up highways overwhelmed by flash floods that trapped drivers in deep water and stopped traffic for hours in southwest Ohio.
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This Hour: Latest Ohio news, sports, business and entertainment

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:32am
Cleveland remains the only Ohio city in contention to host the Republican National Convention in 2016, after Cincinnati formally withdrew its bid.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:28am
A jetliner that flew through a hailstorm on its descent into Philadelphia landed with a cracked windshield. US Airways says only one layer of the multilayered windshield was cracked yesterday and Flight 768 en route from...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:28am
A jetliner that flew through a hailstorm on its descent into Philadelphia landed with a cracked windshield. US Airways says only one layer of the multilayered windshield was cracked yesterday and Flight 768 en route from...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 1:28am
A jetliner that flew through a hailstorm on its descent into Philadelphia landed with a cracked windshield. US Airways says only one layer of the multilayered windshield was cracked yesterday and Flight 768 en route from...
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In switch, gay rights becoming wedge for Democrats

Fri, 05/23/2014 - 12:52am
It wasn't all that long ago that Republicans used gay marriage as a tool to drive Election Day turnout.
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Fudge Bar Attacker Lacks Good Humor

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 9:58pm
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - Authorities in South Carolina say a man who was not in good humor smacked an ice-cream truck driver with a fudge bar in a dispute over correct change after his daughter bought the frozen confection. The ice cream vendor told Rock Hill, South Carolina, police the man accused her of not giving his daughter correct change after a purchase.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 9:57pm
A jetliner that flew through a hailstorm on its descent into Philadelphia landed with a cracked windshield.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 9:57pm
A jetliner that flew through a hailstorm on its descent into Philadelphia landed with a cracked windshield.
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Penn State names Hardin dean of communications

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 8:36pm
Penn State has named a new dean for its College of Communications.
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Throwback Thursday: The Highlands Expansion

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 7:31pm
WTRF is starting a special Summer series called "Throwback Thursday," where we look back to see how the Ohio Valley has transformed over the past years. If you have an idea for the series, send an e-mail to news@wtrf.com, or submit it on facebook.com/WTRF7News.
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Buckeye Local Band to Represent State of Ohio in National Memorial Day Parade

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 7:30pm
The Buckeye Local Band will represent the State of Ohio in the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, D.C. this weekend.
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Throwback Thursday: The Highlands Expansion

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 7:21pm
WTRF is starting a special Summer series called "Throwback Thursday," where we look back to see how the Ohio Valley has transformed over the past years. If you have an idea for the series, send an e-mail to news@wtrf.com, or submit it on facebook.com/WTRF7News.
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New App Launched By AT&T Will Allow Travelers Peace of Mind

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 7:05pm
The app is called "Digital Life" and allows customers a number of options, like locking and unlocking doors remotely, and sending a text message whenever someone enters or leaves the home.
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Traffic Tie-Ups Expected With Four Events in Downtown Wheeling Friday Night

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:58pm
Four events will take place on Friday evening near the corner of 14th and Market Streets in Downtown Wheeling. Drivers who are not attending the events are asked to find an alternate route, if possible.
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Hancock County Launching App That Will Alert Residents About Emergencies

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:36pm
Local agencies will begin training for a new smartphone app that is coming to Hancock County.The "heads up" app is a way for residents to be alerted about emergencies in the area. First responders, utilities, and cities will be able to communicate immediately with residents from anything from water boil orders to school cancellations. The sheriff's department recently received a $30,000 grant from the West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey to help cover the app purchase and start-up cos...
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Wolf to meet with ex-Democratic primary foes

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:23pm
Tom Wolf, the Democratic Party's candidate for governor, will have breakfast with the three candidates he whipped in the primary election after the campaign turned particularly nasty in the last six weeks.
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Wolf to meet with ex-Democratic primary foes

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 6:23pm
Tom Wolf, the Democratic Party's candidate for governor, will have breakfast with the three candidates he whipped in the primary election after the campaign turned particularly nasty in the last six weeks.
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Ex-official found with prostitute can practice law

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 5:48pm
A former law director in eastern Ohio who was found with a prostitute can practice law as long as he avoids further misconduct.
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