Friday, October 31, 2014
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CHAMBERSBURG - As the 2014 gubernatorial campaign headed into its final weekend, Gov. Corbett got a boost from Republican luminary on a swing through south-central Pennsylvania, while Democratic challenger Tom Wolf rallied union and abortion-rights supporters in the Philadelphia suburbs.
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BARRETT TOWNSHIP, Pa. - After school let out on Friday, families in Barrett Township dashed for their garages, pulling out plastic severed heads, bloody-looking chains, and fake tombstones.
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Police have arrested and charged two men for allegedly robbing a pizza delivery driver as he finished making a delivery in Haddonfield early Friday.
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HARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane is recuperating from a mild concussion after an early- morning car accident last week, her office said Friday.
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MILFORD, Pa. - "Rot in hell." "You're a coward." Those were among the taunts from the crowd as Eric Frein, the accused killer of a state trooper, was led from a district court by a phalanx of police officers after he was arraigned on murder charges.
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Parents have a lot to worry about on Halloween: Trimming zombie or princess outfits, proper lighting, and picking out the perfect pumpkin. One thing...
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PhillyConfidential: A motorist who was robbed by a man in a skeleton mask early Thursday morning in North Philly chased the creepy robber to the front door of a nearby house, where he was then shot by the 32-year-old boney bandit and his 17-year-old girlfriend, according to police.
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - The Pennsylvania Game Commission is lifting temporary restrictions on hunting and trapping activities in the area affected by the search for the man suspected of killing a state trooper.
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An Oxford Circle woman has been indicted for allegedly taking sexually explicit photographs of her two children, aged 6 and 16 months, and, in some cases, offering them to men online.
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A 28-year-old man died Thursday after being shot several times at close range at an intersection in Poplar, Philadelphia police said.
A pair of vehicle stops conducted Thursday in Camden County resulted in the discovery of heroin – a “significant quantity” of which was hidden inside a man’s body, according to investigators.
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A Hunting Park man was convicted of first-degree murder Friday in the 2013 shooting of the landlord trying to evict him from a rooming house after finding a gun.
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MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) - A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere exploded during a test flight Friday over the Mojave Desert, killing a pilot in the second fiery setback for commercial space travel in less than a week.
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A man is facing kidnapping and rape charges after the woman he allegedly abducted tipped off investigators with a note scrawled in makeup on the bathroom wall of a McDonald’s in Dover, Del.
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WALL, N.J. (AP) - Bail has been set at $200,000 cash for a man who allegedly robbed a bank in central New Jersey.
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Authorities are investigating allegations that students at Neshaminy High School possessed "inappropriate photo texts of a sexual nature," Neshaminy School District officials said Friday.
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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Democratic U.S. Sen. Cory Booker is publicizing a new ad featuring President Obama ahead of Tuesday's election.
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An Overbrook man gave his neighbor an inch-and-a-half cut on his ear during an argument over money early this morning, police said.
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A Toms River man is accused of setting his car on fire early Friday in an attempt to draw police to the parking lot of a Bayville restaurant.
More than 3,500 Catholic educators from across the Archdiocese of Philadelphia gathered at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Friday morning for what was called the region's first Archbishop's Day for Teachers and Administrators.