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  1. Same-Sex Marriage Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | KABC-AM Los Angeles

    LEGAL In the following 35 states and the District of Columbia: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming. UNDER COURT REVIEW In the following states: Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Missouri and Texas.


  2. Taking an early look at the Maryland men's lacrosse 2015 scheduleRead the original story

    37 min ago | Testudo Times

    The release of schedules for the 2015 Men's Lacrosse season has been underway since early November yet Maryland took their time with their release. July saw the release of dates for Big Ten conference games, but nothing since.


  3. Route 22 West reopened after fatal pedestrian accident, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Traffic is stopped at 5:15 Saturday morning for a pedestrian accident on Route 22 West just beyond the Route 191 interchange in Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania. Route 22 West in Bethlehem Township, Pennsylvania , reopened at 8 a.m. Saturday after a fatal pedestrian accident shut the highway for about three hours, according to a Northampton County emergency dispatcher.


  4. If your car wipers are on, do us all a favor and follow this law: PennLive lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    On Dec. 1, 2006, the Pennsylvania General Assembly enacted the wipers-on/headlights-on law . By requiring headlines to be on when windshield wipers are used , the law is intended to make vehicles more visible to one another and pedestrians in inclement weather.


  5. Auditor general says governor-elect's contributions won't affect auditsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Gov.-elect Tom Wolf contributed almost $50,000 to Eugene DePasquale's election campaigns over the years, but the state auditor general promised that will not affect the way he audits the Wolf administration. "No, absolutely not," Mr. DePasquale told The Times-Tribune.


  6. The Transformation of AmericaPart II: the Unmentionable ConundrumRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2012 | American Reporter

    A white Ford F-250 pick-up rumbled through town, a Confederate rebel flag flapping on a pole behind the cab; on the rear bumper were a pro-life and three anti-Obama stickers, the thrust of two of which are not fit for a family newspaper. It wasn't a lone-wolf protest; several cars, trucks, and homes in the area sport the same flags and messages.


  7. On Native GroundCONSERVATIVES Put Politics Ahead of the Good of the NationRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2012 | American Reporter

    It's the beginning of April, and that means I have just finished celebrating New Year's Eve, and will soon begin shopping for Valentine's gifts. In a month or two, I may even get around to toasting St. Patrick.


  8. State review of emails finds no additional improprietiesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A review of thousands of emails between the state Supreme Court and the Office of Attorney General found no improprieties, other than already-reported pornographic messages sent by a justice who retired following his suspension from the court in October. The review, which was conducted by Pittsburgh attorney Robert Byer, was released Friday by the Supreme Court.


  9. Southeast State & Local Tax: Important Developments - November/December 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Williams Mullen Southeast State and Local Tax team is pleased to provide you with a comprehensive recap of important tax developments around the Southeast. Internet Tax Freedom Act .


  10. Middletown Borough Council overturns decision to hand state road plowing, salting to PennDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    Middletown Borough Council has reversed a decision to hand the plowing of its states roads to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation this winter. A PennDOT plow works on Route 39 in West Hanover Township during a snowstorm on Oct. 29, 2011.


  11. Are Electronic 'Back Doors' Unintentionally Helping Hackers?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Knowledge@Wharton

    For global insurance firms, cyberattacks have become the most threatening of all emerging risks, according to a survey conducted recently by Guy Carpenter & Co., the risk and reinsurance specialists. Over the past two years, hackers have infiltrated major airlines, energy companies and defense firms, among many other businesses.


  12. A Wyeth print to honor the memory of a CIA youngsterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ninme

    Victoria Wyeth, granddaughter of the artist, will present a print of Andrew Wyeth's "Snow Hill" to a Pennsylvania elementary school on Monday in honor of a student who achieved his goal of being a CIA agent while he was still a student there. Vic Wyeth met Farouk Al-Azzam when she visited East Ward Elementary School in Downingtown, Penn., last spring to talk about her grandfather's work - and was immediately struck by the spunky little boy with a homemade CIA badge hanging around his neck.


  13. Love's Opens New Locations in Pennsylvania and IllinoisRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Heavy Duty Trucking

    Love's Travel Stops opened two new truck stops in Londonderry Township, Penn., and Hamel, Ill. Combined, the two openings create nearly 170 new truck parking spaces.


  14. State legislator offering free radon test kitsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WFMZ

    Coopersburg and Center Valley residents are being encouraged to have their homes tested by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, after the department found one home in that area has the highest radon level ever measured in the state. They can be picked up from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays at Simmons' office, located at 21 N. Main St. in Coopersburg.


  15. PA Pension Board Votes Jerry Sandusky Must Forfeit PensionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    According to SERS spokesperson Pamela Hile, the board voted 8-3 in favor of pension forfeiture after a multi-year legal process. She says that Sandusky has 30 days to appeal this decision to the Commonwealth Court.


  16. Gov.-elect Wolf inherits fiscal mess: Josh ShapiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    Recent reports have begun to unveil the extent of the structural financial hole that will be left behind by Gov. Tom Corbett's administration. According to a report by the Independent Fiscal Office, Pennsylvania is facing a budget deficit of at least $2 billion.


  17. Freshman Pa. Legislator Proposes Special Prosecutors in Police Deadly-Force CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CBS Local

    PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - A newly elected Pennsylvania state senator announced today that he plans to introduce a bill requiring use of a special prosecutor in all incidents in which deadly force is used by police.


  18. Lucas Fox's struggle intensifies while waiting for liver as Christmas wishRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    As they prepare to spend Baby Lucas's first Christmas in the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , the Fox family remains optimistic that their letter to Santa for a new liver for the 9-month-old will be answered. Lucas' mom, Amber Brunell says Lucas has been bumped up to 1B status on the organ transplant list.


  19. DEP fines Shippensburg $25,000 for sewage spillRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Borough council and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection recently signed a consent order that is to be published on Jan. 3.The borough's wastewater treatment plant backed up on Feb. 26 and sent 350,000 gallons of partly treated sewage into the creek, according to DEP spokeswoman Lisa Kasianowitz. A week later, the plant again backed up.


  20. Penn Mile Tops 193-Day Penn National ScheduleRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    The central Pennsylvania oval is to run eight-race programs Wednesday through Saturday with first race post time at 6 p.m. ET. The 2015 calendar will feature changes in the nightly wagering format to provide more opportunities for horseplayers.