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Police: Teen Carrying Open Container Of Alcohol Punches Cop In Face

A 19-year-old was arrested and jailed after police say he punched an officer.

01/31/2015

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Chocolate “Deflategate” Football Brings In $20,000

A chocolate “Deflategate” football created by Sarris Candy was auctioned Friday for $20,000.

01/30/2015

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Police Release Dash Cam Video After Handcuffed Suspect Takes Cruiser For High-Speed Ride

Roxanne Rimer is seen in the Jan. 14 dash cam video released by Center Township Police Tuesday, handcuffed behind her back and is heard giving police a different name.

01/27/2015

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Zoo Offers Creepy Way For Lovelorn To Get Even With Exes

Feeling the sting of rejection? Itching to get even with an ex? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the burned and spurned masses the chance to “adopt” a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of their special ex-someone for Valentine’s Day.

01/26/2015

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Lawyer: Man Sentenced For Crime He Can’t Recall After Wreck

A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to a year’s probation for crimes his defense attorney says the man can’t recall since a brain injury suffered in a car accident.

01/23/2015

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14 Cats Killed In Altoona Fire

Firefighters say 14 cats were killed in a fire that displaced 3 people from their central Pennsylvania home.

01/23/2015

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Police: Woman Shot Outside Of Fayette Co. Home Actually Shot Self

Police say a woman who reported being shot by a man while leaving her North Union Township home Thursday actually shot herself.

01/16/2015

FILE PHOTO: A Juan Albarran bull runs during the first run of the San Sebastian de los Reyes Festival near Madrid, on August 26, 2014. (Photo Credit: PEDRO ARMESTRE/AFP/Getty Images)

Farmer: Missing Bull Flipped Over Fence By Buffalo

A western Pennsylvania dairy farmer says a 2-year-old bull that went missing for a month was likely pushed over a fence by a friend’s pregnant buffalo.

09/19/2014

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Engaged Couple Accused Of Biting Each Other

Police in central Pennsylvania say an engaged couple face assault and other charges for an altercation in which they allegedly bit one other.

08/25/2014

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Police Responding To Crash Find Chickens, AK-47 & “Improvised Explosives” In SUV

Police in West Virginia responding to a car crash found dozens of chickens, an AK-47, ammunition and “improvised explosives.”

08/22/2014

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Pa. Man Steals Ambulance, Leads Police On Chase

Police say a Pennsylvania man stole an ambulance and led them on a 10-mile chase before he was arrested.

08/09/2014

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Duo Charged In Pizza Scam To Pay For Girl’s Ballet

A western Pennsylvania couple face dozens of theft and related charges for allegedly going door-to-door selling pizza kit supposedly to raise money for their young daughter’s ballet lessons, but which police say the couple really used to buy drugs.

08/08/2014

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Police: Man Has Sex With Teen, Impersonates Cop And Performs Fake Rape Kit

Rape, alcohol and impersonating an officer of the law – these are all elements of a story that began with a runaway 15-year-old girl.

08/05/2014

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Police: Topless Woman Jumps Into Street Fight, Stabs 3 People

Police are investigating a strange incident in McKees Rocks.

07/28/2014

FILE PHOTO (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)  A man shoots a gun connected to a computer game at the US Army's exhibit on opening day of the 10th annual Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) on May 12, 2004 in Los Angeles, California.

Man Subdues Burglar With Video Game Gun

An Oakland man stopped a would-be burglar with a video game gun Sunday.

06/29/2014

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