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Bill Cosby defense seeks dismissal of charges, prosecutor

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 6:27pm
Bill Cosby's lawyers say recent criminal charges filed against him in Pennsylvania violate a prosecutor's pledge he would never be charged over a 2004 encounter with a Temple University employee.
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Bed Bug Infestations on the Rise

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:41pm
Bad news for the Buckeye State when it comes to bed bugs. Cleveland, Dayton, Columbus, Cincinnati, and Toledo all rank within the top fifteen most infested cities in the U.S.
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Video shows monk chase after, grab man who took his wallet

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:35pm
Authorities say a Buddhist monk chased and grabbed a man who had stolen his wallet at a South Philadelphia gas station.
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Hundreds Still Without Power in Marshall County

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:32pm
Hundreds have been without power for more than 24 hours in Marshall County. A spokesperson with AEP says they have restored around half of the homeowner's in that area's power. 
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Detroit Man Convicted of Oxycodone Trafficking in the Ohio Valley

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:27pm
A man from Detroit is facing up to 20 years in prison and a $1,00,000 fine after being convicted of oxycodone trafficking. 
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W.Va. governor would appoint Democrat to Senate vacancy

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:19pm
Unless the state Supreme Court rules otherwise, Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin intends to appoint a Democrat to a Senate vacancy that could deadlock the chamber.
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Delta Expands Pittsburgh-to-Paris Service For 2016

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:15pm
Delta Air Lines is expanding its service from Pittsburgh International Airport to Paris this travel season.      Delta has offered seasonal flights from the Pittsburgh airport to Charles de Gaulle Airport since 2009.      This year, the service will run seven days a week from May 1 and run through Oct. 29.
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Toomey heads into 2016 with $10M for Senate re-election bid

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:59pm
U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey's campaign says it's heading into 2016 with nearly $10 million in the bank as the Republican seeks a second term representing Pennsylvania.
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Trump campaign announces chairmen for West Virginia

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:39pm
Donald Trump has tapped state Sen. Mark Maynard and former state Republican Party Chairman Mike Stuart as co-chairs for his West Virginia presidential campaign team.
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Man gets 4 to 8 years in prison after plea in 2005 slaying

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:39pm
A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to four to eight years in prison in the shooting death of a man gunned down while playing dice games in a Pittsburgh-area borough a decade ago.
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Ex-owner of Bucks Playhouse gets prison for insurance fraud

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:39pm
A former theater owner has been sentenced to 2-1/2 years in prison for falsifying insurance claims involving a flood at the Bucks County Playhouse and a fire at the Poconos Playhouse.
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Shapiro to run for Pennsylvania attorney general

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:39pm
A former state lawmaker who heads Pennsylvania's third most populous county says he's running for state attorney general.
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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus to retire elephant acts by May

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:17pm
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its elephant acts a year and a half early, and will retire all of its touring elephants in May. 
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House takes up nearly $600M for state-related universities

JackFM Local News - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:07pm
Pennsylvania's Republican-controlled House of Representatives has begun debate on a nearly $600 million package that would provide 5 percent increases for Penn State and other state-related universities.
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Penguins Unable To Change Sunday’s Game Time

Pittsburgh Penguins - Mon, 01/11/2016 - 4:05pm
The Pittsburgh Penguins made a request to change the starting time of Sunday’s home game with the Carolina Hurricanes, but Carolina was not able to accommodate the request. The Penguins had hoped for an earlier start time because of a conflict...


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