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High School Top 10: Taking Measures To Stop Hazing

By Joseph Santoliquito PHILADELPHIA, PA (CBS) — The “Boys-will-be-boys” era is passé, according to many area high school football coaches. Looking the other way is, too, according to many in lieu of the hazing incidents […]

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Pennsylvania Man Faces Life After Porn On Tablet Sold At Flea Market

A Pennsylvania man could spend life in prison after a woman found images of him molesting a child—on a notepad computer the suspect sold to her at a flea market.

4 hours ago

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Port Richmond Grocery Store One Of The First In Philadelphia To Sell Beer

A Thriftway in Port Richmond is one of the first grocery stores in Philadelphia to sell beer.

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Eric Frein Lookalike: I’ve Been Stopped Repeatedly

A Pennsylvania resident said he’s been stopped and questioned more than 20 times by authorities who have mistaken him for a man sought in the killing of a state trooper, including one encounter at gunpoint that left him fearing for his life.

10/23/2014

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Pennsylvania Dean’s Alibi To Teen Sex Allegations: Funeral

A Pennsylvania high school dean accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago says he was at a funeral when the relationship allegedly began.

10/23/2014

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Thugs Tie Up 91-Year-Old Woman, Threaten Poodle With Knife

Police are searching for three men who forced their way into a 91-year-old woman’s Pennsylvania home, tied her up, and threatened her pet poodle with a knife before stealing jewelry and cash.

10/23/2014

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Local Drivers Enjoying Price Drop At The Gas Pump

AAA says prices are at a four year low. More than 20 states will go below the $3.00 mark.

10/22/2014

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PA And NJ To Monitor Travelers From Ebola-stricken Nations

Stepping up their vigilance against Ebola, federal authorities said Wednesday that everyone traveling into the U.S. from Ebola-stricken nations will be monitored for symptoms for 21 days.

10/22/2014

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Hundreds Of Snakes Killed In Pennsylvania House Fire

Authorities say a fire in a Pennsylvania home that killed scores of snakes doesn’t appear suspicious in origin.

10/22/2014

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Gov. Corbett Dropped From NCAA Suit On Penn State Fine

The NCAA has dropped Gov. Tom Corbett and Auditor General Eugene DePasquale from its lawsuit challenging a state law that limits where $60 million in Penn State fine money can be spent.

10/21/2014

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Law Signed To Curb Cop Killer’s ‘Obscene Celebrity’

Gov. Corbett signed into law a measure that he says is intended to curb the “obscene celebrity” cultivated by convicts such as Mumia Abu-Jamal.

10/21/2014

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Montco Law Firm Celebrates Milestone By Giving Back And Planning For The Future

There have been many changes in Norristown over the last 100 years, but one constant has been the High Swartz law firm.

10/19/2014

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4 Kids, 2 Adults Killed In Pa. House Fire

The sole survivor of a deadly house fire in western Pennsylvania lost his new wife, her four young children and his disabled father in the Saturday morning blaze.

10/18/2014

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Local Hospital Joins Fight Against Ebola

A statement from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania says its agreed to be among hospitals to care for U.S. medical workers who contract Ebola while working in Africa.

10/17/2014

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Pennsylvania State Trooper Wounded In Ambush Released From Hospital

A Pennsylvania state trooper wounded in an ambush at a rural police barracks has been released from a hospital after more than a month of treatment.

10/17/2014

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