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Louisiana firm plans to sell Albemarle plant in Pennsylvania

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 10:19am
A Louisiana chemical company plans to sell a central Pennsylvania plant that makes fertilizer additives and other products.
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Bank of New York Mellon selling iconic Pittsburgh skyscraper

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:51am
One of Pittsburgh's most iconic skyscrapers is on the market.
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Pro wrestler Mick Foley booted for cheating at Wing Bowl

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:43am
Professional wrestling star Mick Foley was ejected from Philadelphia's Wing Bowl eating contest after stuffing uneaten chicken wings into a fanny pack in an attempt to increase his total.
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Wife held in home invasion that left husband-suspect dead

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:39am
Police say a woman who drove her husband and another man to a southwestern Pennsylvania home invasion - during which her husband was fatally shot by the homeowner - has been arrested in Ohio.
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DA nixes lie detector deal in alleged daycare molestations

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:19am
A district attorney has rejected a proposed lie detector deal for a man charged with molesting two young girls at a western Pennsylvania daycare center operated by his wife.
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DA: May be illegal for mayor to give 'Undercover Boss' money

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 9:07am
The district attorney says it may have been illegal for Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto to give money to city employees as part of his appearance on the CBS show "Undercover Boss."
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PUC gives Uber 2-year Pennsylvania license except Philly

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:55am
The state Public Utility Commission has given ride-sharing service Uber a two-year experimental license to operate anywhere in the state except Philadelphia, where it has been operating despite a local ban.
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State, feds probing death of worker at Somerset County mine

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:47am
State and federal investigators are reviewing the death of a worker at an underground coal mine in southwestern Pennsylvania.
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5 things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:43am
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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Allegheny County to give records to Heinz History Center

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 8:39am
Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald wants to turn over the county's historical records to an entity dedicated to the region's history, the Senator John Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh.
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Pa. officials stop rare bourbon sale, saying it's illegal

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:55am
Pennsylvania liquor regulators say they've stopped the illegal sale of a bottle of rare bourbon at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh.
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Arkansas college to study adding optometry school

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:47am
A central Arkansas college says it will study whether it's feasible to establish an optometry school, which would be the first in the state.
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Ohio State expects $3M royalties bump after championship win

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:27am
The Ohio State University is cashing in after the Buckeyes' national championship victory.
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Overnight snow delaying schools in western Pennsylvania

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:19am
Overnight snows were delaying classes at more than 200 western Pennsylvania schools, though major arteries were mostly clear and morning commuters were seeing few delays.
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W. Pa. officer shoots pit bull after it attacks man, son

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:07am
A police officer fatally shot a pit bull after it attacked a man and his son at their suburban Pittsburgh home.
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West Virginians warned about tax refund email scam

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 7:03am
State Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning West Virginia taxpayers to be aware of an email scam claiming to be from the Internal Revenue Service.
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Cincinnati City Hall steps up security after recent threats

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:43am
Officials in Cincinnati say they're stepping up security measures at City Hall following threats against the city's mayor.
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Carnegie Mellon student killed in apparent murder-suicide

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 6:35am
Police say a man fatally shot a Carnegie Mellon University student in their Pittsburgh apartment and then killed himself in an apparent murder-suicide.
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