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January 8 Execution Set For Rapper Convicted Of Killing Philadelphia Police Officer

He was convicted of first-degree murder in the Jan. 2, 1996 death of Officer Lauretha Vaird during a bank holdup.

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Cost Of Living Raises Boost Top Pa. Officials’ Pay

The salaries of Pennsylvania’s top elected and appointed officials are about to increase, thanks to their annual cost-of-living adjustment.

11/20/2014

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Pennsylvanians Are Staying Put

That’s the takeaway from a new infographic created by The New York Times that aims to map migration in the United States.

11/19/2014

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Police: Man Waving Crossbow Arrested On Pa. Street

Police say a Northeastern Pennsylvania man waved a loaded crossbow at passersby and fired an arrow at a car.

11/18/2014

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Pa. Priest Charged With Visiting Honduras To Have Sex With Children Could Be Released From Jail

A federal judge is reconsidering a lower magistrate’s order to release a Pennsylvania priest from jail and confine him to his home until his trial on charges that he traveled to Honduras for sex with poor street children during missionary trips.

11/14/2014

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Inmate Charged With Strangling Another Prisoner Inside Pa. Penitentiary

Officials say Caldera strangled another inmate while in prison at the U.S. Penitentiary in Lewisburg, Pa. back in May 2010.

11/04/2014

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Pa. Couple Ordered To Stand Trial For Child’s Starvation Death

A Pennsylvania couple has been ordered to stand trial on criminal homicide charges in the starvation death of their 9-year-old son.

10/30/2014

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Do The Crawl

So, you’re no longer a kid. You may have noticed this on the day you were finally able to stop asking your older sibling to buy you a case, or maybe it happened the instant you realized something scarring, like what that mirror was doing hanging above your parent’s bed. It happened, so embrace it (the growing up thing, not the other thing). But, just because

10/30/2014

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Ex-East Stroudsburg Student Claims He Didn’t Report Harassment Out Of Fear

A man who accuses a former state university administrator of groping him said Wednesday he didn’t report it out of fear he’d be perceived as gay.

10/29/2014

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Halloween Information & Township Curfew Guide

Before you head out with the little ones, make sure you know your township’s safety guidelines and after-dark hours! Check out our list here.

10/24/2014

North Star Bar

The SKAlloween Show

If you’re looking for a real scare this week, or just want to hear some original Jamaican tunes man, get yourself into the 80’s mindset (just the mindset though, no one wants to see you in your Zumba’s) and head over to North Star Bar.

10/23/2014

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Pa. Developing Protocols For Monitoring Travelers After CDC’s Announcement

Beginning Monday, travelers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and New Guinea will be given information cards and a thermometer to measure their body temperatures twice a day for three weeks.

10/22/2014

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Pittsburgh Wins Contest For America’s Ugliest Accent

The city has “won” Gawker.com’s ugliest accent tournament, besting the other finalist — Scranton — in a reader’s poll with more than 54 percent of the vote.

10/20/2014

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3 Pennsylvanians Reportedly Among Those Being Monitored In Ebola Probe

Gov. Tom Corbett says three Pennsylvanians who were on a flight from Cleveland to Dallas with a nurse who tested positive for Ebola are being monitored in Texas and haven’t been back home since the Monday trip.

10/17/2014

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Legislator Exchanges Gunfire With Would-be Robber In Harrisburg

Rep. Marty Flynn and another lawmaker were walking to their residence after a late dinner with other legislators when two males accosted them and demanded their wallets just before 11 p.m. Tuesday, police said.

10/15/2014

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