The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 28 Nov 2015 17:03:55 EDTSat, 28 Nov 2015 17:03:55 EDT hours helping shoppers packed parking lots across the area Black Friday looking for deals and to fulfill Christmas wish lists. While Friday marked the first big shopping trip of the season for many, most said they can't get all their buying done in one day.Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTPolice pursuits questioned after crashes police investigate a Martinsburg-area crash that left a woman dead and a man and infant seriously injured, similar incidents in the state have cast a light on police policies toward high-speed pursuits. The Nov.Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTCorrections officer accused of burglary Blair County Prison employee faces felony charges over an incident in Altoona where she and a boyfriend allegedly broke into a home and assaulted a man.Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTSandusky settlements now total nearly $93M - Penn State settled with six more victims or accusers of Jerry Sandusky, according to a new audit that puts the school's total payout in the child sex abuse scandal at nearly $93 million.Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTAltoona zoning board OKs home firearms business city Zoning Hearing Board recently gave permission for a man to open a firearms business in the basement of his 12th Ward-area home, with restrictions mostly proposed by the applicant.Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT