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Police: Teen Lied About Being Sexually Assaulted In Park, Will Face Charges

A teenager who claimed she was sexually assaulted in a Washington County park earlier this month will now face charges after state police say they determined the allegations were false.

04/29/2015

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Apparent Murder-Suicide In Washington County Under Investigation

State police are investigating, after a Washington County couple was found dead inside their home.

04/23/2015

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2 Months Before SC Shooting, Another Motorist Shot In Back

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – The video from the camera attached to the officer’s stun gun shows how David Kassick died, authorities say: two bullets, four seconds apart, fired into his back as he lay face […]

04/19/2015

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Police: Woman Blames Coffee-Drinking Parrot For Car Crash

State police say a woman blames her coffee-drinking pet parrot for distracting her moments before she crashed her car into a guardrail in Pennsylvania.

04/16/2015

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State Police Still Looking For Tractor Trailer Driver Involved In Fatal I-70 Wrong Way Crash

It’s been more than a year since the tragic accident that led to a woman being hit by a tractor trailer in Westmoreland County, and still police and family members are trying to figure out who was behind the wheel of that big rig.

04/13/2015

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Police Investigating After Teen Sexually Assaulted At Washington Co. Park

Police are investigating after a teen said she was sexually assaulted at a Washington County park.

04/07/2015

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PennDOT Addresses Concerns Over Fencing Safeguards On Bridges, Overpasses

Climbing through the East Street valley on the Parkway North and you’ll notice every bridge has fencing – some rising straight and others curved in an arch.

04/01/2015

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Police, PennDOT Cracking Down On Work Zone Speeding

Police and PennDOT put out a warning and promised tough punishment for drivers who don’t slowdown in construction zones, but it appears few drivers are getting the message.

04/01/2015

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State Police Seek Suspect In Alleged Attempted Luring In Indiana Co.

State police in Indiana County are searching for a suspect following the alleged attempted luring of a 10-year-old girl at a bus stop Monday morning.

03/30/2015

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AAA Study: Distracted Driving Getting Worse, Especially Among Young Drivers

With all the school programs and laws, you’d think distracted driving would be on the decline, but a new AAA study says it’s getting worse, especially among young drivers.

03/30/2015

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State Trooper Wounded In Northeastern Pa. Barracks Ambush Hopes To Return To Force

A Pennsylvania trooper wounded in a deadly ambush outside his barracks last fall says he hopes to eventually return to the state police force.

03/28/2015

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State Police: 1 Killed, 2 Injured In Suspected DUI Crash In Indiana Co.

State police say one person was killed and two others injured in a suspected DUI crash Friday night in Indiana County.

03/28/2015

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Fugitive In Custody Following Lengthy Westmoreland Co. Standoff

Police are at the scene of a standoff in Westmoreland County.

03/27/2015

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Officials: Police Impersonation Suspect Pulls Over Teen In Export

State Police are looking for a police impersonation suspect who pulled over a teenage driver in Westmoreland County.

03/26/2015

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Parkway West Focus Of Effort To Get Drivers To Slow Down In Work Zones

The Parkway West is the focus of a renewed effort to get drivers to slow down in work zones.

03/26/2015

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