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NEW DETAILS: 76-Year-Old Shadyside Man Found Dead in Front Yard

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 1:24pm
Police in Belmont County are investigating after an elderly man was found dead in his yard.
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10 years later, gay marriage tactics still in use

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 1:22pm
Supporters and activists routinely ask gay couples to meet with reluctant lawmakers to put a human face on the issue of same-sex marriage. They file lawsuits. They use unexpected allies - in some cases, churches - to...
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Pens Players Brace for Changes

Pittsburgh Penguins - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 1:19pm
Just 36 hours after losing Game 7 of their Second Round playoff series against the New York Rangers, the Penguins gathered at CONSOL Energy Center Thursday afternoon for the final time to clean out their lockers. “There is a disappointment when...

Women in TV and Film meeting in Pittsburgh

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 12:34pm
A three-day meeting featuring leading women in the film and television industries is being held in Pittsburgh.
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Pa. budget pressures revive talk of shale gas tax

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 12:34pm
Gov. Tom Corbett's longstanding opposition to an extraction tax on natural gas in Pennsylvania is running up against the reality of weak state revenue collections and election-year spending pressures.
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Philly fast food workers join global protests

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 12:34pm
Fast food employees in Philadelphia called for higher pay and union representation during an international day of protest.
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Man says 'desecrated' flag was political statement

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:58am
A central Pennsylvania man who had his American flag seized after township police charged him with desecrating the banner says he didn't commit a crime by painting the letters "AIM" on the flag and flying it upside-down.
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Man says 'desecrated' flag was political statement

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:58am
A central Pennsylvania man who had his American flag seized after township police charged him with desecrating the banner says he didn't commit a crime by painting the letters "AIM" on the flag and flying it upside-down.
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Man Accused of Attempted Rape of 14-Year-Old Girl

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:42am
A Jefferson County man pleaded not guilty to a slew of charges after he allegedly attempted to rape a 14-year-old girl back in March.
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UPDATE: Thousands Remain in the Dark in Belmont County

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:38am
Much of the Ohio Valley spent Thursday morning recovering after a spring storm pushed through the area Wednesday night, bringing hail and lightning.
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West Virginia primary turnout less than 20 percent

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:34am
West Virginia's secretary of state says voter turnout for this week's election was 19.7 percent, a 4-percent drop from a similar 2010 midterm primary.
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Pease Township Resident Says Unlit Street Lights Will Cost Someone Their Life

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:31am
Last week Belmont County voters approved a Pease Township levy that will allow the area to turn its street lights back on, but one resident said that can't happen soon enough.
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:30am
A new poll shows Governor John Kasich faring better with Ohio voters than other possible Republicans in a hypothetical presidential matchup against Hillary Clinton. Even so, Kasich still polled five percentage points...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:30am
A federal court hearing is underway in Philadelphia as a couple challenges Pennsylvania's gay marriage ban. The couple is asking a judge to order their 2005 same-sex-marriage in Massachusetts to be recognized in...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:30am
A new poll shows Governor John Kasich faring better with Ohio voters than other possible Republicans in a hypothetical presidential matchup against Hillary Clinton. Even so, Kasich still polled five percentage points...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:30am
A federal court hearing is underway in Philadelphia as a couple challenges Pennsylvania's gay marriage ban. The couple is asking a judge to order their 2005 same-sex-marriage in Massachusetts to be recognized in...
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Counselor withdraws plea to false abduction report

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:18am
A central Pennsylvania woman who provided court-ordered domestic counseling services has withdrawn her no contest plea to charges that she falsely reported being abducted and sexually assaulted by one such client.
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Counselor withdraws plea to false abduction report

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:18am
A central Pennsylvania woman who provided court-ordered domestic counseling services has withdrawn her no contest plea to charges that she falsely reported being abducted and sexually assaulted by one such client.
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Casey pushes bill to mandate child abuse reporting

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:14am
U.S. Sen. Bob Casey says adults who have a responsibility to children should be required to report cases of suspected abuse to police or local child protective agencies.
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This Hour: Latest Pennsylvania news, sports, business and entertainment

JackFM Local News - Thu, 05/15/2014 - 11:01am
The gay marriage fight in Pennsylvania is playing out in a federal courtroom today, where a couple is asking a judge to recognize their same-sex marriage.
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