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Man seeks release until trial in Uganda-base counterfeiting

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:42am
An American deported from Uganda and charged in a massive counterfeiting scheme wants a federal judge in Pittsburgh to release him from jail until he can stand trial.
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Ohio man found guilty of murder in fetus death

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 7:26am
A prosecutor says a southwest Ohio man accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend and causing her fetus' death has been found guilty of murder and other counts.
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2 more WVU fraternity chapters suspended

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 6:35am
The chapters of two more fraternities at West Virginia University have been suspended.
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Ohio man sentenced to life in prison for fatal 2015 stabbing

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 6:18am
A prosecutor says a southwest Ohio man charged in the 2015 fatal stabbing of a neighbor in an apartment building housing the homeless and disabled has been found guilty of aggravated murder and sentenced to life in prison.
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Police: 1-car crash kills 2, injures 2 more in Philadelphia

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 6:02am
Authorities say an early-morning one-car crash on a south Philadelphia road has left two people dead and two others injured.
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West Chester student charged in rape of female student

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:46am
A 23-year-old West Chester University student is accused of raping another student in a parking garage.
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Ranson, Charles Town officials put brakes on bike race

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 5:22am
Officials in Ranson and Charles Town have decided to table a Jefferson County bike race.
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Police: Boy, 9, finds gun, accidentally shoots self in hand

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:06am
Police say a 9-year-old has been hospitalized after he accidentally shot his left hand in south Philadelphia.
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Prosecutors drop sex charges against ex-guidance counselor

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:06am
Prosecutors have dropped charges against a former western Pennsylvania high school guidance counselor accused of having sex with a football player who came to her for help.
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Ex-honor guard leader heading to prison for theft

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:06am
An 80-year-old western Pennsylvania man who organized honor guard ceremonies for thousands of deceased veterans is heading to prison for stealing donations meant for American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts.
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Sharpshooters kill 350 deer in national park's first cull

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:05am
Sharpshooters in a northeast Ohio national park have killed 350 white-tailed deer in what officials are calling a successful first deer cull.
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Policeman appeals ruling denying a new trial in 1997 slaying

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:05am
A former Akron police captain convicted of killing his ex-wife in 1997 is appealing a judge's ruling that denied him a new trial.
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Southwest Ohio Air Force base names new commander

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:05am
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in southwest Ohio is getting a new commander this summer.
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Police identify who shot knife-wielding suspect in Columbus

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 4:05am
Police have identified the officer who shot and wounded a knife-wielding man in a Columbus man.
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West Virginia to be included in National Maple Survey

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 3:46am
West Virginia will be included in the National Maple Survey for the first time this spring.
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Scalise to take peers on tour of Gulf's offshore drilling

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 3:45am
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is taking a batch of congressmen on a tour of the Gulf of Mexico's offshore oil and gas industry.
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