Friday, November 28, 2014
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Police have released surveillance video of a man robbing the Dunkin' Donuts at 1551 Washington Ave. in South Philly.
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A former Pennsylvania House Democratic leader who served a sentence for corruption is seeking a new trial now that he's out of prison.
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UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a woman being cited for public drunkenness in Pennsylvania accidentally dropped a baggie of crack cocaine on the police station floor.
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ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - Police are searching for three men a jeweler says stole about $250,000 worth of Rolex watches from a central Pennsylvania mall.
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Chester High School freshman Jameisha Johnson is the first to admit that school was not working for her. She struggled academically, had serious behavioral issues, and was placed in an alternative-school program.
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DELAWARE COUNTY Monday is deadline to apply for Haverford volunteer positions HAVERFORD TWP. Residents looking to volunteer for positions on boards or commissions have until Monday to submit a letter to the township manager.
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MONTGOMERYVILLE The Montgomery Township finance department was recognized by the Board of Supervisors at its meeting Monday for receiving a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in financial reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association.
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House Christmas tree has arrived.
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PITTSBURGH (AP) - A man whose pregnant fiancee was struck and killed by a van in a Pittsburgh parking lot says their son was born by emergency cesarean section and doctors are evaluating whether he was harmed by a lack of oxygen.
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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a man sitting on elevated tracks west of Newark's Penn Station has been killed by a train.
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CHESTER COUNTY Downingtown ready for Small Business Saturday DOWNINGTOWN If you're looking to support some local businesses after Black Friday, head to Downingtown on Saturday.
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BUCKS COUNTY Tax increase unlikely under proposed county budget DOYLESTOWN Taxpayers likely will see no increase in their county taxes next year, according to Bucks County's proposed budget for 2015.
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Sobriety checkpoints popped up throughout Pennsylvania the day before Thanksgiving to crack down on impaired drivers during the holiday, one of the biggest travel periods of the year.
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An Atlantic City firefighter fell through the floor of an abandoned rowhome, and two others were injured as they rescued a woman from a two-alarm blaze less than an hour after gobbling a Thanksgiving meal Thursday.
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AMBRIDGE, Pa. (AP) - A western Pennsylvania police chief went undercover into the wee hours of Thanksgiving, but authorities have been unable to find a man suspected of robbing two people at knifepoint - including one stabbed in the arm and back.
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KIRKWOOD, Pa. (AP) - Police say an SUV slammed into a horse-drawn buggy that missed a stop sign, injuring seven people in Pennsylvania Dutch country.
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Bargain hunters are out in force today for the unofficial shopping holiday was known as Black Friday in Philadelphia long before the name was adopted by the rest of the nation about a quarter century ago.
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Clad in roller skates, knee pads, and a helmet, Maggie Garrity also had a winter coat on under her blue T-shirt.