Feed aggregator

Court declines to overturn government's use of tobacco funds

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 6:04pm
Pennsylvania's highest court says a lawsuit over the use of tobacco settlement money to balance the state budget was brought by people who didn't have standing.
Categories: JackFM News

Pennsylvania family fights to keep treehouse in front yard

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 5:40pm
A western Pennsylvania family may have to remove its treehouse due to zoning codes that ban such structures.
Categories: JackFM News

Pittsburgh seeks citizen input on color of 3 bridges

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 5:00pm
Officials in Allegheny County want to know whether Pittsburgh's three "sister bridges" across the Allegheny River look better in another color.
Categories: JackFM News

Man Pleads Not Guilty for Deadly Arson Before Rape Trial

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:45pm
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio man has pleaded not guilty to setting a house fire that killed a 10-year-old girl who accused him of sexual assault and her grandparents.Authorities say the March 30 fire was set hours before jury selection was to start in Robert Seman Jr.'s rape trial.The 46-year-old Seman entered his not guilty plea Friday in a Youngstown courtroom to 10 counts of aggravated murder. He could face the death penalty if convicted.Authorities say 63-year-old William Schm...
Categories: JackFM News

Former Traffic Camera Company Chief Pleads Guilty to Bribing Ohio Officials

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:39pm
The former chief of a traffic-camera company has pleaded guilty to bribing public officials in Cincinnati and Columbus to keep its enforcement camera contracts in those cities. The U.S. Department of Justice said Friday that 55-year-old Karen Finley of Cave Creek, Arizona, the former chief executive officer of Redflex Traffic Systems, pleaded guilty in Cincinnati to a charge that accuses of her of conspiring to commit bribery.
Categories: JackFM News

More drug cases reversed after ex-squad members acquitted

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:32pm
A Philadelphia judge has reversed another 58 convictions linked to the lead defendant in a recent police corruption trial.
Categories: JackFM News

Eagles coach Chip Kelly hit with $99K tab for penthouse rent

JackFM Local News - Fri, 06/19/2015 - 4:12pm
Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly has been hit with a $99,000 tab in a lease dispute over an $11,000-a-month penthouse.
Categories: JackFM News


Subscribe to Jack FM aggregator