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This image provided by the FBI shows a wanted poster for Eric Frein who is charged with killing Pennsylvania State Trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson during an ambush on Sept. 12, 2014. Frein has been added to the FBI’s 10 most wanted list. Authorities say putting Frein on the most wanted list will allow the FBI to use more resources in the manhunt. The agency is also offering a $100,000 reward. (AP Photo/FBI)
Trooper ambush suspect added to most wanted listMan charged with killing Pennsylvania state trooper added to FBI's 10 most wanted list
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Traders Gregory Rowe, left, and Robert Charmack work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. U.S. stocks are opening higher a day after the Federal Reserve made clear it would keep interest rates at record lows for a while. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Good news on economy pushes stocks to record highsUS stock market reaches record after drop in jobless claims and Fed meeting.
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Questions, answers on cameras for Border PatrolQuestions, answers on potential use of body cameras by US Border Patrol agents
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A cold front will produce showers and thunderstorms over the Midwest Friday Sept. 19, 2014. The Southeast will have a chance of showers and storms. Showers and storms will also be possible for the Central Rockies, Southwest, and Texas. (AP Photo/Weather Underground)
Texas sheriff's deputy missing during floodingSearch underway for Texas deputy who reported her vehicle was flooded after severe storms
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FDA approves Eli Lilly's injectable diabetes drugFDA approves once-a-week diabetes injection from Eli Lilly
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Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond reacts with two German short haired pointers and Yes supporters, in Turriff, Scotland, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Polls opened across Scotland in a referendum that will decide whether the country leaves its 307-year-old union with England and becomes an independent state. (AP Photo/PA, Danny Lawson) UNITED KINGDOM OUT
Vote counting begins in Scotland on independencePolls close, vote counting begins in Scotland's historic referendum on independence from UK
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FILE - These file photos provided by the St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office shows the booking photos of Stephen Howells II, left, and Nicole Vaisey, who were arraigned on Aug. 15, 2014 on charges they intended to physically harm or sexually abuse two Amish sisters after abducting them from a roadside farm stand. Federal prosecutors have now charged the couple accused of kidnapping and sexual exploitation of the children and possession of child pornography. Vaisey and Howells have already pleaded not guilty to state kidnapping charges. They are being held without bail. (AP Photo/St. Lawrence County Sheriff, File)
Federal charges for pair in Amish kidnapping caseFederal child sexual exploitation charges filed against couple in Amish girls' kidnapping
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Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, center, walks through a security check point at federal court Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, in New Haven, Conn.  Rowland faces seven federal charges, including allegations he conspired with Apple's owner, Brian Foley, to hide $35,000 in payments for work he did on the 2012 congressional campaign of Foley's wife, Lisa Wilson-Foley. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
Deliberations begin in Rowland's conspiracy trialJury in conspiracy trial begins deliberating fate of former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland
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A JetBlue Airbus A320 airliner that had to return to  the airport is seen at the Long Beach Airport in Long Beach, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said flight 1416 was bound for Austin, Texas, when the crew declared an emergency due to a problem with one of two engines on the Airbus A320. Airline spokesman Morgan Johnston said none of the 142 passengers and five crew members was injured during the evacuation, though three passengers were treated at the scene and one passenger was taken to a hospital for observation. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
Emergency landing for JetBlue flight in CaliforniaJetBlue airliner returns to Southern California airport after engine problem; no injuries
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  • Man Urinated Outside Pa. Home Before Stealing Residents' Candy

    Police say a central Pennsylvania couple saw a man urinating with his pants down around his ankles moments before he broke into their home and grabbed a handful of Chick-O-Sticks from their candy bowl. Online court records don't list an attorney for 29-year-old Earl Munoz who remained jailed Tuesday. CBS Local, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 04:32 PM
  • Pennsylvania police capture man wanted in slaying at Paterson pizzeria

    PATERSON - A 25-year-old man wanted for fatally shooting another man outside a Paterson pizzeria was captured at a Pennsylvania motel this week, police said late Tuesday. Police received a tip that the accused killer, Joseph Borges, was staying at a motel in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, according to Detective Kevin Lehman of the Richland Township Police Department. The Jersey Journal, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 03:07 PM
  • Sun City Keystone Group to have first meeting

    Sun City's Keystone Group is having its first official meeting Sept. 30 at Hidden Cypress. Bluffton Today, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 01:25 AM
  • Man accused of stealing candy

    A Cambria County man is in trouble after Altoona police say he broke into a Fifth Avenue home and stole candy. Earl Munoz, 29, of 570 Highland Ave., Johnstown, was arrested early Saturday after he allegedly climbed through a window on the 1800 block of Fifth Avenue, grabbed a handful of Chick-O-Stick candies from a glass dish on the living room coffee table and left through the home's back door, according to police. Altoona Mirror, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 12:00 AM
  • Western Pennsylvania man sentenced to 20 to 40 years for beating father with hammer, stabbing him to death

    A western Pennsylvania man convicted of having beaten his father with a hammer and then stabbed him to death a year ago has been sentenced to 20 to 40 years in prison. The Tribune-Democrat reports that 33-year-old Jonathan Kuzma was sentenced Tuesday in Cambria County to the maximum penalty for third-degree murder. PennLive.com, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 07:45 AM
  • Recent guard assault was by inmate who had killed cellmate in 2012

    State police and a prison official confirmed the identity of an inmate accused of attempting to kill a prison guard last week at SCI-Coal Township. William Cramer, 23, serving a life sentence for murdering his cellmate in Cambria County Prison in August 2012, has not yet been charged in the Aug. 31 attack on the unidentified guard. The News Item, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 04:12 AM
  • College move-in day: What would Henry David Thoreau say?

    Stephanie Seibert, a management major from Pittsburgh, unpacks in her dorm room during freshman move-in day at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Johnstown, Pa. On the fourth-floor landing of the stairwell that led to my daughter Eve's sixth-floor dorm room, I stopped, caught my breath, and thought of Henry David Thoreau's famous pronouncement on the complications of consumerism: "Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind. Christian Science Monitor, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 08:38 AM
  • New book keeps engine's legend on track

    After a pictorial book about one of the region's most storied locomotives laid the track, two authors are hoping their latest paperback will help the engine's legend pick up steam. With "The Clinchfield No. Greenwich Citizen, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 01:41 PM
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