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Train Hits, Kills Ohioan in Wheelchair at Crossing

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 8:09am
AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Authorities in northeast Ohio say a 52-year-old man in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a train at a railroad crossing and died. The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office says the gates at the Akron crossing were down at the time, and witnesses reported the man went around the gates before he was struck Sunday morning. The Akron Beacon Journal (http://bit.ly/1lIBj7h ) reports an autopsy was scheduled Monday. The circumstances of the Akron man's death remain under inv...
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Fairmont State hosts Governor's Honors Academy

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 8:02am
About 200 high school students from across West Virginia are participating in the annual Governor's Honors Academy this week.
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After 50 years of letters, pen pals meet in person

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 7:46am
Two longtime pen pals have met face-to-face for the first time in a 50-year friendship that began when they were girls, long before cellphones and Facebook became commonplace.
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Train hits, kills Ohioan in wheelchair at crossing

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:50am
Authorities in northeast Ohio say a 52-year-old man in a motorized wheelchair was struck by a train at a railroad crossing and died.
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Woman shot at Pa. gun show doesn't blame vendor

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:38am
A woman wounded at a central Pennsylvania gun show over the weekend says she doesn't blame the vendor who shot her accidentally while demonstrating a concealed carry wallet holster.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:34am
President Barack Obama is expected to nominate former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald to lead the Veterans Affairs Department. McDonald, if confirmed, would succeed Eric Shinseki, who stepped down last month...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:34am
President Barack Obama is expected to nominate former Procter & Gamble executive Robert McDonald to lead the Veterans Affairs Department. McDonald, if confirmed, would succeed Eric Shinseki, who stepped down last month...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:34am
State lawmakers will be back at work today after working over the weekend to try to put a new budget in place. Floor votes are expected on a $29.1 billion spending plan with the fiscal year to begin overnight tonight. The...
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Boy, 4, shot in leg at Cleveland school playground

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:30am
Cleveland police say a drive-by shooting wounded a 4-year-old boy at an elementary school playground.
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SW Pa. man charged in shooting death of W.Va. man

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:10am
A southwestern Pennsylvania man has been charged with criminal homicide in the shooting death of a man with whom police say he had been drinking.
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SW Pa. man charged in shooting death of W.Va. man

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:06am
A southwestern Pennsylvania man has been charged with criminal homicide in the shooting death of a man with whom police say he had been drinking.
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Ohio gas prices drop as Fourth of July week starts

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 6:02am
Gas prices are down in Ohio at the start of this Fourth of July holiday week.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

Mon, 06/30/2014 - 5:58am
Pennsylvania state lawmakers are preparing for more votes as they try to advance an approximately $29.1 billion spending plan for the new fiscal year that's nearly here.
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