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W.Va. judge orders coal operator to replace water

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:54am
A Wyoming County judge has ordered a coal operator to replace the water supplies of residents living near one of its mines.
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Philadelphia mourns fallen female firefighter

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:54am
Philadelphia is mourning the city's first female firefighter killed in the line of duty.
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Akron police patrol in pairs, cite safety concerns

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:41am
Police in the northeast Ohio city of Akron have switched to working in pairs on all shifts instead of sometimes patrolling alone after recent violence against local officers and concern about anti-police sentiment linked...
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Gas workers in Pa., W.Va. to get back wages

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:30am
The U.S. Department of Labor says natural gas drilling contractors have agreed to pay nearly $4.5 million in back wages to 5,310 natural gas workers in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
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Cops: Grinches stole donation bucket to buy drugs

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:30am
Police say an unemployed couple facing eviction admitted swiping a Salvation Army donation bucket from a Pittsburgh-area convenience store so they could use the cash to buy drugs.
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Gas workers in Pa., W.Va. to get back wages

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:30am
The U.S. Department of Labor says natural gas drilling contractors have agreed to pay nearly $4.5 million in back wages to 5,310 natural gas workers in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.
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Driver charged after hitting boat

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 6:14am
Police say a Pennsylvania woman was drunk when her SUV crashed through a utility pole and slammed into a boat in New Jersey.
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Driver fleeing from police killed in car crash in Pittsburgh

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:46am
A driver fleeing from police has died after crashing his car in Pittsburgh.
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Cleveland council to hold hearings on DOJ report

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 5:37am
Cleveland City Council plans a hearing Wednesday to learn more about a U.S. Justice Department report that outlined excessive force and civil rights violations by Cleveland police.
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Police Searching for Suspect After Fight Near Local Club

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:40am
As of 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, police continue to search for a man they say left the scene of a fight, with a gun.
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New Details in Animal Neglect Case Out of Hancock County

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:21am
There are new details on the case of a woman charged with neglecting more than 80 dogs at her kennel.
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Hundreds of Coats Donated to Brooke County Kids

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 4:19am
Hundreds of kids in the Ohio Valley will now have a coat to keep them warm thanks to a local organization.
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