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Columbus officer fires at suspected van thief

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 3:49pm
Columbus police say an officer fired shots at a suspected vehicle thief who drove a van at the officer.
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Fire at W.Va. power plant prompts evacuation

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 3:37pm
Emergency response officials are evacuating homes around a coal-fired plant near Morgantown, West Virginia, because of a fire at a methane tank at the plant.
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Fire at W.Va. power plant prompts evacuation

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 3:37pm
Emergency response officials are evacuating homes around a coal-fired plant near Morgantown, West Virginia, because of a fire at a methane tank at the plant.
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Man serving life for '74 Philly killing has died in prison

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 3:33pm
A 79-year-old man serving a life term for a 1974 murder in Philadelphia has died in prison.
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Videos surface showing aftermath of deadly Ohio prison riot

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 3:25pm
A prisons inspection committee in Ohio is drawing attention to a series of videos it recently discovered that provide a detailed look at the aftermath of the deadly Lucasville prison riot.
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Authorities File Murder Charges in Township Road Shooting

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 2:41pm
Jeffrey Spring, 53, was charged with murder with a gun specification for allegedly shooting to death 47-year-old Steve Boyer. Spring claimed Boyer was trying to break into his home on Township Road 242 with a knife the night of Dec. 31. 
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Ex-sportscaster rejects plea deal, faces trial in theft case

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 2:25pm
A former Philadelphia sportscaster rejected a last-minute plea deal and plans to defend himself against theft charges involving fake travel packages.
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US rig count tumbles by 29 to 1,811

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 2:00pm
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. plummeted by 29 last week to 1,811.
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CDC: Flu season continues to worsen, could peak this month

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 2:00pm
The flu is rampant in most of the country, and health officials say the season could peak soon.
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US rig count tumbles by 29 to 1,811

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 1:57pm
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. plummeted by 29 last week to 1,811.
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Wolf's first Cabinet picks in Revenue, Economic Development

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 1:29pm
Pennsylvania Gov.-elect Tom Wolf is naming the first two nominees to his prospective Cabinet.
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Worries about Pennsylvania losing role in filmmaking

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 1:26pm
Western Pennsylvania's film industry is having growing pains.
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Mayor: Missing Pa. college student's death ruled accidental

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 12:42pm
Philadelphia's mayor says the death of a college student who disappeared on Thanksgiving after a night out with friends has been ruled accidental.
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West Virginia Leaders Work to Prevent the Spread of the Flu

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 12:29pm
West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Cabinet Secretary Karen L. Bowling and State Superintendent of Schools Michael J. Martirano announced today that the two state leaders will be teaming up to fight the flu in West Virginia schools.
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Army Corps: Nuke cleanup now $350M up from $44

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 12:17pm
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates it will spend at least $350 million more over the next 10 years to dig up and haul away nuclear waste from a dump site about 35 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.
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WVU Names New Athletic Director

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 12:02pm
West Virginia University announced the appointment of Shane Lyons as Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and associate vice president Monday, replacing former director Oliver Luck.
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Murder case against boy, 10, moved to juvenile court

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 11:57am
The case against a 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy accused of fatally beating a 90-year-old woman has been moved to juvenile court.
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Oklahoma City-based American Energy merging subsidiaries

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 11:53am
An Oklahoma City-based natural gas exploration and production company says it will merge two affiliates to form one of the largest energy companies in Appalachia.
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Oklahoma City-based American Energy merging subsidiaries

Mon, 01/05/2015 - 11:53am
An Oklahoma City-based natural gas exploration and production company says it will merge two affiliates to form one of the largest energy companies in Appalachia.
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