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Wolf seeks to reassure state workers, vendors, on budget

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:35am
Gov. Tom Wolf is reaching out to state employees and stakeholders about the possibility that the state government will not have a budget in place when the new fiscal year begins Wednesday.
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Teen killed a chicken every 15 minutes until mom mended relationship with his girlfriend

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:31am
LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala- A north Alabama teenager has been arrested after following through on a bizarre threat to kill his mother's chicken unless she mended the relationship between him and his girlfriend.18-year-old Haden Smith was arrested in Elkmont on Thursday andcharged with third-degree domestic violence and criminal mischief.Deputies say Smith threatened to kill one of his mother's chickens every 15 minutes until she contacted his girlfriend's parents and attempt to mend their relation...
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World War II Vet Finally Takes His Sweetheart to Prom 66 Years Later

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:31am
89-year-old Ralph Wozniak never had the chance to take his wife, LaVerne, to prom.Twice during their lives, the Wozniaks missed prom because Ralph went to serve in a war. Nearly seven decades later, the two finally attended one and Ralph was named king."Since 1944 when I joined the Marine Corps until this date today I never thought I'd be a king, and here I am a king," Ralph said of the prom, according to ABC News.LaVerne, 87, and Ralph, 89, have dated since high school and have always loved ...
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Police identify man found in stream under small bridge

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:15am
Police have identified a man found dead in a creek below a small, swinging footbridge, but authorities have yet to say how the man died.
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Pilot tells air traffic controller he has no power

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:15am
The pilot of small plane that crashed into the roof of a Massachusetts home, killing all three people on board, calmly tells an air traffic controller he has no engine power and is gliding in the minutes before impact.
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Water threat suspect won't be his own attorney after all

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:07am
A central Pennsylvania man won't act as his own attorney when he stands trial on charges he used a prison computer to email threats to bomb the county courthouse and disrupt the water supply
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Things to know for Monday in Pennsylvania

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:03am
By The Associated Press A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday.
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Penguins Re-Sign Defenseman Ian Cole to a Three-Year Contract

Pittsburgh Penguins - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:00am
The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed defenseman Ian Cole to a three-year contract, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford. The deal runs through the 2017-18 season and carries an average annual ...

Maryland carjacking suspect jailed after Pennsylvania chase

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:51am
A Maryland man wanted on charges that he carjacked a vehicle by threatening the driver with an axe has been jailed after a high-speed police chase in central Pennsylvania.
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Ex-officer to trial on charges he had sawed-off, stolen gun

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:27am
A former western Pennsylvania police officer must stand trial on charges he had three illegal sawed-off shotguns at his home - including one taken from a police evidence room - when police responded to a domestic dispute...
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Crews, residents cleaning up from small Pennsylvania tornado

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:59am
Tree services and residents have just about cleared the downed trees and other debris left behind by a weak tornado in western Pennsylvania.
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Parkersburg, Vienna implement sales taxes under home rule

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:55am
Businesses in Parkersburg and Vienna will begin charging an additional penny on the dollar for taxable items and services this week.
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5 teens hurt, 1 runs away after vehicle crash ends chase

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:51am
Pittsburgh police say one teen has been critically injured and four others hurt in a crash that ended a brief chase by Pittsburgh police.
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5 teens hurt, driver critical, in Pittsburgh SUV crash

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:43am
A 16-year-old driver was critically injured and four teenage passengers were hurt when their SUV slammed into a Pittsburgh building during a police pursuit.
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Blackhawk Mining plans to buy some Patriot Coal assets

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 8:03am
Blackhawk Mining LLC says it plans to buy some of Patriot Coal's assets in southern West Virginia.
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State trooper hurt in crash on Pittsburgh-area highway

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:47am
A Pennsylvania state trooper could be off the job for a few days after crashing his cruiser on a Pittsburgh-area highway.
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Marshall University adds 3 new engineering-based degrees

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:43am
Marshall University has three new degree programs that will go along with the university's new engineering facility, set to open this fall.
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Annual Gettysburg reenactment postponed because of rain

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 6:27am
Officials have postponed the annual Gettysburg battle reenactment because of rain and flooding.
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Police: Man in stolen car gets lost, runs out of gas

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 6:07am
Police say a New York City man driving a stolen car took the wrong road and ended up lost and without gas in Pennsylvania.
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Attempted towel theft leads to capture of Alderson inmate

JackFM Local News - Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:55am
Police say an attempt to steal hotel towels led to the capture of an inmate who escaped from the Federal Prison Camp at Alderson.
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