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Throwback Thursday: The Kruger Street Toy and Train Museum

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 10:38am
Walk down the aisle of any toy aisle and you'll find bright colors, music and electronics. Toys today are nothing like they used to be.From dollhouses, to board games and trains.  
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Items from closed Pittsburgh Macy's go on display Nov. 20

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 10:18am
More than 100 artifacts from the recently closed Macy's store in downtown Pittsburgh will go on display at the Senator John Heinz History Center next month.
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Ethical missteps don't deter ex-LCB officials

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 10:08am
Government watchdogs say former Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board officials remain part of a revolving-door culture in which sanctions of state officials aren't roadblocks for them in the private sector working in the...
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Police: Pittsburgh firefighter burglarized club, stole $1000

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 10:00am
Pittsburgh police say a city firefighter broke into a social club he used to co-own and stole $1,000 from his former business partner.
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Things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 9:57am
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday.
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West Virginia agency seeks county's unpaid inmate jail fees

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 9:52am
The agency that oversees West Virginia's regional jails is addressing a $1.3 million debt that Webster County owes for inmate jail fees.
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Prosecutor: Inmate Killed Another Who Interrupted Nap

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 9:43am
A prosecutor says a Pennsylvania jail inmate killed another who had interrupted his nap.
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DA trying to bar insanity defense in necrophilia slaying

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 8:48am
A district attorney is trying to bar an insanity defense for a Pennsylvania man accused of killing his stepdaughter and having sex with her corpse.
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Woman, 69, missing after fire now charged with setting it

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 8:40am
A 69-year-old woman who went missing overnight after her northeastern Pennsylvania house went up in flames has now been charged with setting the fire.
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Don't look Ethel: Man charged with streaking at graduation

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 8:24am
A man is in hot water because police say he went streaking - wearing only boxing shorts, a Halloween mask and shoes - during graduation ceremonies at Boiling Springs High School in Pennsylvania.
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Cops: Dad encouraged son's attack, assaulted teacher

Fri, 10/23/2015 - 8:04am
An eastern Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he assaulted an elementary school teacher who tried to stop the man's 12-year-old son from attacking another student.
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