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25th annual Teddy Bear and Doll Show held in Marietta

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:25am
Several collectors, toy and doll enthusiasts, and visitors attended the 25th annual Teddy Bear and Doll Show in Marietta.
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Karate teacher pleads guilty to sexually assaulting student

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:33am
An eastern Pennsylvania karate instructor who admitted to corrupting minors nearly three decades ago is going to prison after admitting he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl in 2012.
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Homicide investigation underway after man found dead in car

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:25am
Authorities are investigating a homicide after a man was discovered dead in a car in western Pennsylvania.
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Pennsylvania man honored for fisherman rescue in New Jersey

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:25am
A Pennsylvania man has been honored for saving the life of a fisherman who had been drowning in southern New Jersey.
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Senate Democrats rammed through judges, now GOP calls shots

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 3:29am
After more than 400 days, Luis Felipe Restropo is finally getting a confirmation vote in the Senate that would make him the first Hispanic federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit.
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Iconic Singer David Bowie Dies at 69

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 2:30am
David Bowie, the innovative and iconic singer whose illustrious career lasted five decades, has died after a battle with cancer. He was 69.      Representative Steve Martin said early Monday that Bowie died "peacefully"  and was surrounded by family.      The statement read: "While many of you will share in this loss, we ask that you respect the family's privacy during their time of grief."      No more details were ...
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