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Notre Dame Students Visit the Friendly City to Work with Grow Ohio Valley

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 9:37pm
Eighteen students from Notre Dame spent the week in Wheeling, working with Grow Ohio Valley.
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Local Boy Helps Feed the Hungry in the Ohio Valley

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 9:28pm
 On Saturday, Noah and his parents collected over 3,000 cans, overflowing the Center McMechen food pantry. 
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Community Rallies Behind Local 7-Year-Old in Annual Ohio Valley Heart Walk

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 9:07pm
More than 500 walkers came out to Heritage port on Saturday morning to get active and support heart health with the American Heart Association.
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Man Robbed with Gun in East Wheeling

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 6:17pm
An armed robbery leaves one man behind bars after Wheeling Police responded to an incident in the rear alley behind the Salvation Army in East Wheeling on Saturday.
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Officials say escaped New Jersey drug convict is captured

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 5:15pm
Authorities say they captured in Philadelphia a man convicted on drug charges who escaped from the satellite campus of a southern New Jersey prison.
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Police: 3 dead, 22 injured after homecoming parade crash

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 3:24pm
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - A woman arrested on a DUI charge crashed into a crowd of spectators Saturday during the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade, killing three people and injuring nearly two dozen others, police said.
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Duquesne president apologizes for 'libertine' remark

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 1:30pm
The president of Duquesne University has apologized for comments he made suggesting that students who move off-campus do so to pursue what he called a "libertine lifestyle" of drinking and sex.
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Trial ordered for man accused of arson, brother's death

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 12:10pm
A man has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he paid his brother to set fire to his northeastern Pennsylvania home as part of an insurance scam, a blaze that claimed his brother's life.
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Girl killed after being run over by tractor on farm

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 11:34am
Authorities in central Pennsylvania say a young girl was killed when she was run over by a tractor.
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W. Va. Man Facing Fourth Trial for Murder of Teen Clerk

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 11:15am
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) - A judge has appointed an attorney for a former West Virginia man facing a fourth trial in the murder of a teenage clerk at a southwestern Pennsylvania dry cleaner almost four decades ago.
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Authorities: Man killed estranged wife after argument

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 10:38am
Authorities allege that an eastern Pennsylvania man killed his estranged wife by shoving a sock in her mouth, taping her mouth shut and choking her because he was upset about her attending a parade with her ex-boyfriend.
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Alpha Natural Resources to set at least 16 closed coal mines

Sat, 10/24/2015 - 10:30am
Alpha Natural Resources is planning to sell at least 16 shuttered coal mines in four states.
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