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Suit: Mall owners ignored warnings about rising crime

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 6:12am
A western Pennsylvania couple who were shot at a suburban Pittsburgh mall are suing the mall's owners, claiming they ignored warnings about increased violence and gang activity.
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Popular Main Line Chinese restaurant cleared to open

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 6:08am
A popular Main Line Chinese restaurant can reopen two months after it was closed for health violations.
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West Virginia official says drug abuse on rise among miners

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 5:45am
The director of West Virginia's mine safety office says there is a growing substance abuse problem among miners.
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New Marshall University president selected, not identified

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 5:04am
The Marshall University Board of Governors has chosen a new president, but his identity will not be disclosed until later this month.
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Police investigate after bullets found in school classroom

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 4:16am
Police are investigating after an elementary school student found nearly three dozen bullets on the floor of her classroom in Philadelphia.
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Man gets probation in Philadelphia ticket-fixing case

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 4:16am
A Philadelphia businessman who pleaded guilty to giving gifts to a retired judge to have traffic tickets fixed has been sentenced to three years of probation and a $5,000 fine.
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Man gets prison time for filming alleged sex assaults

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 4:12am
An eastern Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 13 to 26 years in state prison for videotaping the alleged sexual assaults of a 16-year-old girl.
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Training offered for environmental remediation jobs

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 3:08am
A nonprofit organization and Marshall University are teaming up to provide training in environmental remediation jobs.
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More than 350 teams to participate in WVU Pumpkin Drop

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 3:04am
Hundreds of pumpkins will fall from the sky in Morgantown.
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West Virginia agency sets cyber security conference

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 2:52am
West Virginia's technology agency is sponsoring a cyber security conference for state residents.
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Villanova University to create campus police department

Tue, 10/20/2015 - 12:16am
Villanova University plans to create its own campus police department with some armed officers.
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Students speak out for the right to fly the American flag

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 10:46pm
At the Belmont Career Center students are being told they cannot fly flags off of their cars and pickup trucks in the school parking lot.
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Man Sentenced for Role in Shooting Incident

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 8:31pm
The man found guilty of felony assault and firing a weapon last month has been sentenced to eight years behind bars.De'Andre Johnson is one of the men involved in the shooting incident that took place back in May outside Club 106 on 6th Street in downtown Steubenville.Jefferson County prosecutor Jane Hanlin called the shooting quote "an absolute, unprovoked ambush," and said it was part of an organized crime. "And the reason we thought that, he didn't come to that s...
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Man Back in Court on Felony Rape Charges

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 8:24pm
A man accused of raping a 12-year-old girl was in Jefferson County Court in Monday.Frank Larkins Jr., 20, has a trial date set for February 4th. Larkins was arrested in July. He claims the sex was consensual.
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Man Charged with Rape of Child in Court

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 8:16pm
Jason Rivers is facing a number of felonies, including rape and pandering obscenity involving a minor.
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More workers testify on mine conditions in ex-coal CEO trial

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 6:56pm
In ex-Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship's trial, former mine supervisors testified about being pushed to produce more coal despite poor conditions underground before a deadly 2010 mine explosion.
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Philadelphia man pleads no contest in rape of girls, 12-17

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 6:08pm
A Philadelphia man faces a prison sentence of up to 320 years after pleading no contest to charges he raped four girls, ages 12 to 17, at gunpoint.
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One Belmont County School System Has Never Had A School Bus Fail An Inspection

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 6:01pm
School buses in Ohio have to pass an inspection by the Ohio State Highway Patrol.But staggering numbers don't pass; in fact they get sidelined.But as National School Bus Safety Week gets under way, Bridgeport Schools have every right to be proud of their record.They've never had a bus fail an inspection.They admit they're a small district--with 11 buses and only 16 square miles.But they are perfectionistic about bus safety.Their secret is reportedly daily preventive maintenance."I...
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Erie schools seek no-interest state loan amid budget fight

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 5:48pm
The Erie School District is asking the Pennsylvania Treasury Department for a $47 million, no-interest advance, citing an arrangement to pay House Democratic lawmakers and employees as a state budget stalemate plows...
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W. Va. Shows Gains in High School Graduation Rates

Mon, 10/19/2015 - 5:25pm
The Education Department says high school graduation rates for most states continue to improve.    Many states also are showing gains for black and Hispanic students.    The department says preliminary data show graduation rates up in 36 states for the 2013-2014 school year.
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