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American uprising: Memphis, Temple join Houston in AP Top 25

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 2:02pm
By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer Memphis and Temple jumped into The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this season, joining Houston to give the American Athletic...
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Audit: College bought condoms, sex enhancers with state cash

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 1:50pm
An audit says Shepherd University employees used state money to buy sexual enhancers and other items that could have been deemed "extravagant," ''unallowable" or for "personal use."
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Mother says 2-year-old wandered off as homeless family slept

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 1:14pm
The mother of a barefoot 2-year-old found wandering in Love Park in downtown Philadelphia says they're living on the streets because they have nowhere to go.
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Tourism pitch to stress southern West Virginia's 3 US Parks

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 12:42pm
A new marketing campaign will build on underappreciated national parks in southern West Virginia that already attract more than 1 million visitors annually to the region.
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Philadelphia police boss exits after crime, corruption fight

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 12:14pm
The slayings of a teenage friend and a police officer on the same block helped shape Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey's approach to policing.
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A home run: West Virginia couple wed on field where they met

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 11:50am
A West Virginia couple who first met nine years ago on a softball diamond decided to team up there, too, tying the knot at home plate.
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Crews battle fire at suburban Philadelphia country club

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 11:26am
One person is injured after crews battled a large fire at a country club in suburban Philadelphia.
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Tom Smith, conservative who ran for US Senate, dies at 67

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 11:14am
Tom Smith, a conservative activist who ran unsuccessfully as the Republican nominee against U.S. Sen. Bob Casey three years ago, is dead at age 67.
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Delays on 1-70 likely in Bridgeport starting Monday

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 10:53am
According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, traffic delays are likely on Interstate 70 next week as part of the $9 million bridge replacement project at Marion St. exit 225 in Bridgeport.
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Former Gov. Corbett, out of office, opens up in classrooms

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 10:42am
It's been nearly a year since Tom Corbett lost a bid for a second term as Pennsylvania governor, and these days he's sharing his experiences with students at St. Vincent College in Latrobe and Duquesne Law School...
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Mother, son killed, 4 hurt in central Pennsylvania car crash

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 10:18am
A 3-year-old boy and his mother are dead after police said his father failed to stop at a stop sign and their minivan struck a pickup truck.
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