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3 juveniles , 3 women arrested in gas station attack

April 26, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police have arrested three juveniles in connection with an attack at a north Philadelphia gas station that critically injured a homeless man earlier this mont. more »»

She cannot hear, but she thrived at Carlow University

April 26, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like plenty of graduates this commencement season, Danah Richter will step onto a stage in cap and gown and utter to herself an expression common this time of year: "I did... more »»

Judges to decide on electronic devices on case-by-case basis

April 26, 2015

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has declined to impose a ban on tweets, texts, email and other electronic communication in Pennsylvania courtrooms. more »»

DA: Deaths of elderly man, woman appear to be murder-suicide

April 26, 2015

UWCHLAND, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say the deaths of an elderly Philadelphia-area man and woman appear to have been a murder-suicide. more »»

Elderly vet, wife abducted, forced to rent vehicles

April 26, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say an elderly Korean War veteran and his wife reported that three women pushed them into a minivan in Philadelphia and forced them to open a bank account and rent two... more »»

Senate GOP majority to see if they can back words with votes

April 26, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Even before Gov. Tom Wolf took office, Republican lawmakers drew lines in the sand. more »»

Portland officer who fatally shot knife-wielding man cleared

April 25, 2015

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Multnomah County grand jury has cleared a Portland police officer who fatally shot a man armed with a double-bladed knife last month.

The Oregonian reports (http://is. more »»

Man to face attempted murder charge in officer shooting

April 25, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man is facing an attempted murder charge in a shooting that injured a Philadelphia police bicycle officer. more »»

Name of Chinese food deliveryman killed in shooting released

April 25, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a Chinese food deliveryman shot and killed while dropping off an order in northeast Philadelphia. more »»

No new suspects sought in slaying following acquittal

April 25, 2015

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say they don't plan to pursue new suspects in a shooting death last year following the acquittal of a man charged in the slaying. more »»

Trial ordered for man in shooting deaths of 2

April 25, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man wounded in a Pittsburgh shootout last fall has been ordered to stand trial on homicide charges in two deaths.

Twenty-four-year-old Michael St. more »»

Municipal pension woes have people talking in Harrisburg

April 25, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Municipal pensions may not be at the forefront of debates over state policy, but they are stirring more discussion than usual in Harrisburg. more »»

Wolf administration to begin reorganizing Medicaid plans

April 24, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Go. more »»

US rests in corruption case against Philadelphia ex-officers

April 24, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal prosecutors rested their monthlong case Friday against six former Philadelphia police officers who are accused of robbing dealers of large sums of drugs and cash,... more »»

Paul McCartney to play in Philly, first time in 5 years

April 24, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Paul McCartney is returning to Philadelphia for the first time since playing at the Wachovia Center five years ago. more »»

Wolf's tax plan will hit all income levels, analysis says

April 24, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. more »»


AVSA Shotgun Shoots April 29, 2015

The Altoona Vol. Sportsmen's Club will hold shotgun shoots each Wed. at 7pm through May 20. $10 for 6 Rounds. Located at 1448 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Altoona (approx. 1.5 miles from the Allegro Restaurant). All ages welcome to attend. more »

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