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  1. Editorial: Bill deserves our kids' attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Evening Sun

    According to a story by the Associated Press, a bill creating the offense of cyber harassment of a child in Pennsylvania has won the overwhelming approval of the state House of Representatives. According to the AP story, under the bill, cyber harassment of a child would be a third-degree misdemeanor and a perpetrator under 18 would be under the jurisdiction of juvenile court.

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  2. Study finds gorilla origins in half of human AIDS virus lineagesRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... group O emerged at the beginning of the 20th century. Group P arose sometime later that century. University of Pennsylvania microbiologist Beatrice Hahn, the study's other co-leader, said there does not appear to be any inherent viral property that ...

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  3. Opinion: Wolf administration takes strong look at gas industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pocono Record

    ... to become secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection, said Wolf wants the natural gas industry in Pennsylvania to succeed. But, he said, Wolf, a Democrat, also was elected because he was viewed as the candidate who would respond better ...

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  4. Pocono Mountain East chess team continues winning traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pocono Record

    Many who follow the “Royal Game,” particularly locally, probably know that the team has turned into a sort of dynasty. But what makes their latest accomplishment all the more satisfying is its defeat of Parkland High School, itself a perennial powerhouse, for the inaugural Eastern Pennsylvania Conference championship.

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  5. Fixing Our BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Pocono Record

    ... will employ standardized designs, including prefabrication of some components. The team also includes 11 Pennsylvania-based subcontractors, though the consortium make seek contract offers for projects on its state list. All of the bridges included ...

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  6. Man sold porn videos of women in King of Prussia Mall dressing rooms, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | PennLive.com

    A Pennsylvania man is charged in what police say was a yearlong effort to videotape naked young women in dressing rooms at one of the country's largest malls and post them on porn websites. Sean Moses was charged Monday with 86 counts of invasion of privacy and one count of child pornography.

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  7. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | 700WLW Cincinnati

    ... in front of Cortez Allen #28 of the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on November 2, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images) Jacoby Jones visiting Bengals Baltimore Sun Jones averaged 9.2 yards per punt return last ...

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  8. Over 255 Nonprofits Register for Raise the RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | NorthcentralPa.com

    The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania is excited to announce over 255 nonprofits have registered to participate in Raise the Region 2015, an event to help the communities of Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, and Union Counties support local nonprofit organizations fundraising efforts. FCFP, in partnership with Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships, will be launching a 30-hour fundraising event starting on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

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  9. Historian: Radioactive waste was stored at ordnance works in Lycoming County during World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | PennLive.com

    ... Project from which the atom bomb was developed. This is another photo that shows the remains of the old Pennsylvania Ordnance Works. The four silos housed anthracite coal that was brought daily to the ordnance works from the Ashland-Mount Carmel ...

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  10. Bill to Allow Private Sales of Wine and Liquor Clears House, Heads to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | NorthcentralPa.com

    The House today voted in favor of legislation sponsored by Speaker of the House Mike Turzai aimed at reforming the way alcoholic beverages are sold in Pennsylvania. This fiscally responsible and consumer-driven wine and spirits privatization legislation would end the post-Prohibition state store system put in place by Pennsylvania's then pro-temperance governor, Gifford Pinchot.

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  11. Brothers found dead in Lancaster County had heated home with oven, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | PennLive.com

    Authorities in central Pennsylvania have released the names of two elderly brothers found dead in their Lancaster County home last week. Coroner Dr. Stephen Diamantoni told LNP newspapers on Monday that the two were 74-year-old James Hougendobler and 73-year-old William Hougendobler.

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  12. PennDOT seeks volunteers for roadside litter cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | ABC 27

    ... effort online at www.gacofpa.org . During last year's cleanup, 6.4 million pounds of litter was collected from Pennsylvania's roads, trails and shorelines by more than 136,000 volunteers.

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  13. Cops: Man taped women in fitting rooms, shared on porn sitesRead the original story

    36 min ago | WTVC

    A Pennsylvania man is charged in what police say was a yearlong effort to videotape naked young women in dressing rooms at one of the country's largest malls and post them on porn websites. Police say the 37-year-old Moses would get on his hands and knees outside fitting rooms and reach under the door to videotape women changing at the King of Prussia Mall outside Philadelphia.

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  14. Snow-beleaguered Boston poised to set all-time recordRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... and 10.2 in Ithaca. February record lows for average temperatures were also set in Connecticut, at 16.1; Pennsylvania at 20.9; and Portland, Maine, at 13.8, according to the center. And with such a long, frozen winter, spring is not likely to be a ...

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  15. Massachusetts running out of moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | Philip Greenspun's Weblog

    ... taxes. As part of our research into family law nationwide we found a Massachusetts case where a University of Pennsylvania graduate out-earned her classmates by a factor of roughly 3.2X. After a four-year marriage with a two-year-old child, she sued ...

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  16. Vavra Daley Joins SP Financial StrategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The Intelligencer

    Vavra Daley brings more than 15 years of financial services experience and a wide range of investment knowledge to her appointed position. She has Series 7, 63 and 65 registrations held with LPL Financial in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania to assist with a wide range of financial planning and investment opportunities, including mutual funds, stocks, tax-advantaged bonds, and annuities.

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  17. Average Gas Prices Climb 7.3 Cents in PARead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | GantDaily.com

    Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have risen 7.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.51 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. This compares with the national average that has increased 12.0 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.42 per gallon, according to gasoline price Web site GasBuddy.com.

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  18. Paramedic Killed At Scene Of Multiple Vehicle CrashesRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | CBS Local

    ... local programming, 7-days [] JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A paramedic who responded to vehicle crashes on a western Pennsylvania highway has been struck and killed at the scene by a coal truck. Cambria County Coroner Dennis Kwiatkowski says the female ...

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  19. Cops: Pennsylvania man taped nude women in mall fitting rooms, shared videos on porn sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Star Tribune

    A man sneaking around on his hands and knees videotaped naked girls and women in dressing rooms at one of the country's largest malls and then posted the clips on pornography websites, police said Monday. Surveillance video from the King of Prussia Mall outside Philadelphia shows Sean Moses, 37, reaching under doors to videotape women changing in dressing rooms at stores including Forever 21 and Express, police said.

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  20. Charter school reform bill clears house education committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | York Dispatch

    ... signed into law, and I want to get it on the governor's desk." Reaction: Bob Fayfich, executive director of the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools, said his group largely supports the bill and heralded provisions that would allow ...

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