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Campaign nuggets from Pennsylvania governor's race

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:17am
By The Associated Press Here is some campaign fodder from the Pennsylvania governor's race:
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Cincinnati Zoo remembers last passenger pigeon

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:01am
The Cincinnati Zoo remembers the last known passenger pigeon with a renovated memorial 100 years after the bird's death at the zoo.
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5 groups to watch in Ohio as Election Day nears

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 9:01am
The final two months of campaigning in Ohio will determine if Republicans continue their four-year control of statewide offices topped by governor, and of both chambers of the state Legislature. Here are five political...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:50am
Three Philadelphia-area teenagers have been killed and three others injured in an SUV crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. Northampton police say the crash happened Saturday morning in Paupack Township, Wayne County. The...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:50am
Three Philadelphia-area teenagers have been killed and three others injured in an SUV crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. Northampton police say the crash happened Saturday morning in Paupack Township, Wayne County. The...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:50am
Three Philadelphia-area teenagers have been killed and three others injured in an SUV crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. Northampton police say the crash happened Saturday morning in Paupack Township, Wayne County. The...
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City of Wheeling Announces Rules for Urban Deer Hunt

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:51am
The City of Wheeling has announced the 2014 Urban Deer Hunt.
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Truck Accident Shuts Down Interstate 470

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:50am
A semi-truck wrecked Sunday morning on I-470 westbound near exit 1 towards Wheeling/Moundsville.
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Martins Ferry Man Speaks Out After Being Robbed at Knife-Point

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:47am
Martins Ferry Police are investigating, after a Robbery late Saturday morning around 11:30. The robbery happened on Washington Street in Martins Ferry.
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Rough Weather Shuts Down Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:43am
Mother Nature put a damper on the second day of festivities at Heritage Port for the 9th Annual Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta.  
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Benwood Community Comes Together to Support Young Girl Recovering From Surgery

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:40am
14-year-old Aubree Williams survived a car accident early this month on Taylors Ridge after undergoing life-saving surgery at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
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Western Pa. Man Robbed in Park

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:37am
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Police say a western Pennsylvania man was robbed in a park at gunpoint after he took his children swimming.Sgt. Don Cross says the robbery happened at about 5 p.m. Saturday at the Canonsburg Town Park, according to the Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1qsiJRO ). That's about 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.The man told police that an older four-door silver Buick pulled up and two men got out and robbed him. The car may have had out-of-state license plates.No arrests ha...
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West Virginia ATV Rider's Body Recovered From River

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:32am
LENORE, W.Va. (AP) - The body of a Mingo County man has been recovered six days after he was swept off his ATV into the Tug Fork River.Media outlets report that Roger Urban's body was found Friday afternoon three to four miles downstream from where he disappeared near his home in Lenore. He was partially submerged in the water near Long Branch Road in Martin County, Kentucky.Martin County Coroner Joe Mullins ruled the death an accidental drowning.Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All right...
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Ohio House Explodes; No Injuries Reported

Mon, 09/01/2014 - 7:28am
BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) - Fire officials say an explosion and fire destroyed a house in southwestern Ohio.No injuries were reported. Battalion Chief Nathan Hiester with the Beavercreek Township Fire Department says several residents in Beavercreek and Xenia called 911 after hearing the explosion between 6 and 6:30 a.m. Sunday.Fire officials say the cause was not immediately known and remains under investigation.The Dayton Daily News and WHIO-TV report that the house was already destroyed and b...
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