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Man Charged In Fight Over Whether Jordan Or LeBron Is Better

Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a Pennsylvania man’s arrest on aggravated assault and other charges.

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Lawmaker Calls For Extending Bar Hours At Some Locations In Pa.

A Pennsylvania lawmaker announced Monday that he plans to introduce legislation which would amend the Liquor Code to allow businesses to apply for extended use permits, which would authorize the sale of alcohol beyond 2 a.m. to 4 a.m.

04/14/2015

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Pennsylvania DAs Take Aim At Wolf’s Death Penalty Moratorium

The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association said Tuesday that Gov. Tom Wolf’s death penalty moratorium could affect plea bargains and how judges and juries view executions, arguing it violates elements of the state constitution.

04/14/2015

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Truck Driver Who Can’t Pay Fine On Too-Heavy Rig Jailed For 4 Days In Pennsylvania

A Florida truck driver has been jailed for four days in Pennsylvania for not being able to pay a portion of the $17,000 fine he got for driving an overweight rig.

04/14/2015

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PA Lawmakers Examine Convention Of States On US Constitution

The resolution states that the Constitutional amendments that would be considered would be limited to issues such as fiscal restraints and limits on the power of the federal government.

04/14/2015

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Senate OKs Bill To Rename I-84 Exit After Slain Pa. Trooper

The Senate voted unanimously Monday to rename the Blooming Grove exit in Pike County for Cpl. Bryon Dickson. The bill now goes to the House.

04/13/2015

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Pennsylvania Couple Killed When 1923 Model T Ford Convertible Skids, Flips

A married couple are dead after police say their 1923 Model T Ford convertible skidded off the roadway and flipped over in Pennsylvania.

04/13/2015

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Trial Ordered For Bucks County Family Accused Of $20M Insurance Fraud

A judge has ordered members of a Pennsylvania family whose mansion had three fires in five years to stand trial in a $20 million insurance fraud case.

04/09/2015

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Traffic Deaths In Pennsylvania Hit An All-Time Low In 2014

State transportation officials say car crashes killed 1,195 people in 2014. That’s the lowest number since record keeping began 87 years ago.

04/08/2015

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Officials: Shooting Victim Driven To Gas Station In Montgomery County By Female Trying To Get Help

Authorities say a woman put the victim in her car and drove him to a gas station on Ridge Pike in Plymouth Township and then flagged down a police car to get help.

04/07/2015

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Small Plane Goes Off Runway, Crashes Into Fence At Airport In Allentown

Crews are investigating what caused a plane to run off the runway and crash into a fence at Queen City Airport Monday afternoon.

04/06/2015

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Text On April Fools’ Day Causes Shooting Hoax At Pennsylvania High School

Police and school officials are investigating after a Pennsylvania high school student sent her mother an April Fools’ text about a shooting — only to have the mother call 911.

04/02/2015

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Pennsylvania Boy To Stand Trial In Shooting Death Of Friend Whose Body Was In Selfie

A 16-year-old Pennsylvania boy charged with fatally shooting a friend in the face, then taking a selfie with his body has been ordered to stand trial on criminal homicide and firearms charges.

04/02/2015

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Pa. Has Its Own Religious Freedom Act, But It Differs From Indiana’s In Major Way

This touchy conversation has ended up in our laps and that’s where Pennsylvania’s own religious freedom law has been sitting for 13 years.

04/01/2015

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Contractor Killed In Accident At Marcus Hook Industrial Complex

Sunoco Logistics says a contractor has died in an industrial accident at its oil and natural gas storage and processing facility outside Philadelphia.

03/31/2015

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