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Pa. Police: Driver Hid Pot As Christmas Presents

Pennsylvania State Police say they found 20 pounds of marijuana in boxes wrapped as Christmas presents inside a minivan after a traffic stop.

12/14/2013

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Family Welcomes New Baby After Mom Gives Birth In Garage

We know well the story of Baby Jesus, born in a stable on that Christmas long ago.

12/11/2013

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Local Couple Leads Boycott Of Store Over Its Bright LED Sign

How would you react if a business, next door to where you live, decided to install a big, flashing LED sign?

12/02/2013

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Pa. Paper: Sorry For Panning Gettysburg Address

It took 150 years, but a Pennsylvania newspaper said Thursday it should have recognized the greatness of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address at the time it was delivered.

11/15/2013

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Numerologist Breaks Down Significance Of 11-12-13

Tuesday is 11-12-13, consecutive numbers. But is it significant?

11/12/2013

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Police: Diner Employee Burned With Sauce During Child Support Dispute

A local restaurant employee was taken to a burn unit after a woman stormed into the kitchen and threw a pot of boiling alfredo sauce on her.

10/26/2013

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Pa. Cop Takes 2nd Cop Hostage, Kills Self

Authorities say an off-duty eastern Pennsylvania deputy sheriff took another off-duty officer hostage at gunpoint, then fatally shot himself.

10/26/2013

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Man Charged After House Explosion Uncovers Growing Operation

While Moon Township Police were evacuating residents from the neighborhood, they discovered 61-year-old Willie Amend’s marijuana growing operation in his house next door to the explosion.

10/14/2013

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House Explosion Reveals Pot Plants, Guns In Neighbor’s House

Investigators spent all day Sunday searching through debris and the wreckage caused by a house explosion in Moon Township Saturday night.

10/13/2013

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Man Leads Police On Chase Through Giant Eagle

A man caused quite a scene at a local grocery store Thursday when officers tried to serve a bench warrant.

09/13/2013

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Local Farmers Renting Chickens For The Summer

A Pennsylvania couple has an answer for people who think they’d like a chicken but are worried about buyer’s remorse.

09/01/2013

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Few Bare It All At ‘GoTopless’ Rally Downtown

A handful of women and men walked from downtown Pittsburgh to Point State Park without their shirts Sunday afternoon.

08/25/2013

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Man Going To Prison, Says Talking Cat Made Him Commit Crimes

A southwestern Pennsylvania man who claims he robbed a bank, stole a car and rammed a state police cruiser at the urging of a talking cat has been ordered to spend 2½ to 5 years in prison.

08/16/2013

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2 Men Steal ATM From Mt. Pleasant Gas Station

State police are trying to find two men who used a pickup to drag an automatic teller machine out of a gas station convenience store in western Pennsylvania, and then drove away with it.

08/16/2013

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Man Arrested After Allegedly Beating Wife With Frozen Meat

A man is accused of beating his wife with frozen meat during a domestic dispute.

08/09/2013

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