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Police seeking man in house fire after domestic incident

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 10:00am
Police have been looking for a man after they say a house burned following a domestic dispute in the Pittsburgh suburbs.
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Kroger, other retailers pull Children's cough syrup off shelves due to potential overdose risk

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 9:36am
Nine over-the-counter drug retailers, including Kroger, CVS and Dollar General, are recalling two flavors of Children's liquid cold medicine products from their shelves because of a potential overdose risk. 
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Police: 1 dead, 1 hurt in shooting during apartment eviction

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 8:32am
State police and a coroner expect to release the names of the victims in a shooting that occurred during an eviction at a central Pennsylvania apartment complex.
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Cops: Pennsylvania man used basement hole to burglarize home

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 8:16am
State police have charged an eastern Pennsylvania man with burglarizing a neighbor's home by cutting a hole that linked his basement to the neighbor's.
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Kanawha County files lawsuit over 2014 chemical spill

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 8:00am
The Kanawha County Commission and city of Charleston have filed a lawsuit against several companies over the 2014 Elk River chemical spill.
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Police: Former Pennsylvania pastor raped, impregnated teen

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 8:00am
Police have been trying to find an eastern Pennsylvania pastor who resigned in November and is now wanted on charges he raped and impregnated a teen girl.
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Historic 1821 castle gutted by fire in eastern Pennsylvania

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 7:44am
An eastern Pennsylvania castle built in 1821 has been gutted by fire.
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Pennsylvania Farm Show stops sale of Confederate flag items

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 7:44am
The Pennsylvania Farm Show has stopped six vendors from selling items decorated with the Confederate flag symbol.
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Union, local official: ArcelorMittal selling Steelton plant

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 7:28am
A union official and the borough manager of Steelton say ArcelorMittal is trying to sell a steel plant that's operated in this eastern Pennsylvania town since the 1800s.
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Philly police: Paintball leaves taxi driver blind in 1 eye

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 7:17am
Philadelphia police have been looking for two men in a paintball attack that has left a taxi driver blind in one eye.
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Belmont County Under Level 1 Snow Emergency

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 7:14am
Belmont County is now under a level 1 snow emergency, according to Chief Deputy, Zusack. This means; Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.
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2nd Maryland man charged in slaying of Pennsylvania man

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 7:12am
Court records show that the sixth and final person has been arrested in connection with a fatal central Pennsylvania shooting.
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New mayor offering $10K reward after slaying of father of 10

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 6:44am
A new mayor in eastern Pennsylvania says a $10,000 reward will be given out for information that leads to an arrest and conviction after a father of 10 was killed.
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Pittsburgh man faces detention in 'Super' heroin case

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 6:36am
A Pittsburgh man faces a hearing before a federal magistrate to determine whether he'll remain jailed until he can stand trial on charges he sold heroin.
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Historic castle catches fire in Delaware County

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 6:36am
There are no reports of injuries in a fire at a historic castle in Delaware County.
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4 Ohio men face arraignment in Pennsylvania drug break-ins

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 6:28am
Four Ohio men are scheduled to be arraigned before a federal magistrate in Pittsburgh on charges they burglarized seven western Pennsylvania pharmacies last year.
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Snow falling across western Pennsylvania

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 6:04am
Motorists are facing a snowy commute in parts of Pennsylvania.
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