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  1. BC-PA--Pennsylvania News Digest, PARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Good afternoon Here's a look at AP's general news coverage today in Pennsylvania. For questions about the state report, contact the Philadelphia bureau at 215-561-1133.

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  2. The Philadelphia Inquirer Bob Brookover columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Erie Times News

    The Flyers, with memories of their consecutive Stanley Cup titles still fresh, were on their way back to the finals after putting together a record 35-game unbeaten streak during the regular season. The 76ers, with Julius Erving in his prime, were a couple of weeks away from ousting the hated Boston Celtics from the Eastern Conference finals and returning to the NBA Finals for the second time in four years.

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  3. Phillies giving Galvis experience at No. 2 spot in orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Erie Times News

    When Ryne Sandberg took over as Phillies manager in August 2013, one of his first changes was using longtime leadoff hitter Jimmy Rollins more regularly in the second spot in his lineup. He hoped it would give Rollins a different outlook at the plate, with a different job in his new place in the lineup.

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  4. SUV knocks down boy, 4, then runs over him and speeds offRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    A 4-year-old boy has died after he was struck, knocked to the ground and run over by an SUV that then fled, Philadelphia police said. Police said the boy was hit around 6:30 p.m. Monday on South 57th Street in the city's Kingsessing section.

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  5. Pennsylvania Senate moves to block Philly's sick leave lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Senators voted 37-12 for a bill that would bar Pennsylvania's municipalities from requiring business owners to provide any kind of employee leave, paid or unpaid, that goes beyond state or federal law. It also would seek to wipe out a new Philadelphia sick leave requirement that takes effect in May. That policy, signed by Mayor Michael Nutter in February, requires employers with at least 10 employees to grant each worker at least one hour of paid leave for every 40 hours worked, up to 40 hours a year.

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  6. PA--Member Exchange,Advisory, PARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Here are the stories for this week's Pennsylvania Member Exchange package. If you have any questions, contact the Philadelphia bureau at 215-561-1133.

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  7. Pennsylvania DAs take aim at Wolf's death penalty moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' Pennsylvania's prosecutors are warning Gov. Tom Wolf's death penalty moratorium could affect plea bargains and how judges and juries view executions. The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association released a friend-of-the-court brief Tuesday that said the Democratic governor has misinterpreted the term "reprieve," arguing his moratorium violates the state constitution.

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  8. Pa. man pleads guilty to threat in ranch showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' An eastern Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to threatening a U.S. ranger who took part in an armed standoff on a Nevada ranch last year. Prosecutors say 24-year-year-old Will Michael of Emmaus left a threatening voice message for Chief Ranger Mike Roop, calling him a "thug" and saying, "We're going to find you.

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  9. Hit-and-run crashes kill boy, 4, critically injure mom, sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' A 4-year-old boy has died after police say he was struck by a sport utility vehicle that then fled in Southwest Philadelphia. Police say the boy was struck around 6:30 p.m. Monday on South 57th Street in the city's Kingsessing section.

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  10. Leading Off: Harvey at home, Royals roll, MadBum's hardwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Erie Times News

    New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey throws during the third inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Washington. The Associated Press The night New York Mets fans have been waiting for: Matt Harvey makes his first home start in nearly 20 months when he faces Philadelphia at Citi Field.

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  11. Mom accused of leaving quadriplegic son outside hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Erie Times News

    A woman accused of dumping her quadriplegic son in the woods so she could spend the week with her out-of-state boyfriend was hospitalized Monday for a third day in Maryland while Philadelphia police awaited her release to arrest her. Nyia Parler has been hospitalized for undisclosed reasons since late Friday, just hours after her 21-year-old son was found in a pile of wet leaves, next to his wheelchair and a Bible, authorities said.

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  12. Drug dealer who killed man over $200 debt dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' A Philadelphia drug dealer who murdered a man over a $200 debt in 1990 has died in the southwestern Pennsylvania prison where he was serving a life term. Seventy-one-year-old Louis Thompson, was originally sentenced to death in the April 13, 1990 shooting of 33-year-old William Moye outside a crack house.

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  13. Police seek arrest of mother of disabled man left in woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' An arrest warrant has been issued for the mother of a severely disabled man left in the woods for several days near a Philadelphia park, authorities said. Nyia Parler left her 21-year-old son "' who is quadriplegic and has cerebral palsy "' lying in leaves and covered with a blanket next to a wheelchair and Bible while she left town, police said.

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  14. BC-PA--Daybook, PARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Please note that listings are subject to change. The daybook will be updated as needed if the organization listing the event provides timely notice.

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  15. Police: Man, 22, shoots father on busy Philadelphia highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' State police say a 22-year-old Philadelphia man shot his father in a car during rush hour on a busy highway in the city's suburbs. Troopers say the 42-year-old victim was wounded in the head around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday while driving on the outbound Schuylkill Expressway in West Conshohocken.

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  16. Ex-firefighter charged in firehouse hostage caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' Authorities in suburban Philadelphia have filed charges against a just-terminated volunteer firefighter who they said held four firefighters hostage at gunpoint last week, firing one shot into a wall before surrendering an hour later. Cheltenham Township police said that following a mental health evaluation, 25-year-old Paul Jordan has been charged in Montgomery County with kidnapping, attempted kidnapping, aggravated assault, terroristic threats, reckless endangering, unlawful restraint and weapons offenses, among other counts.

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  17. Wolf nominates venture capitalist to complete treasury termRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    "' Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday that he is nominating Tim Reese, a Philadelphia-area venture capitalist and the founder of a minority investor network, to complete the state treasurer's term. Wolf made the announcement two months after Treasurer Rob McCord revealed he was resigning and pleading guilty to federal extortion charges.

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  18. For Opening Day, fans get ready for an extra-long seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Despite all the evidence to the contrary, all the preseason prognostications promising a long season of fairly painful baseball, optimism abounded in South Philadelphia on Monday. Take Paula Waters, who threw her arms into the air upon entering Citizens Bank Park minutes before Cole Hamels' first pitch against the Boston Red Sox.

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  19. Retracted Rolling Stone story is rare demerit for its writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Erie Times News

    The retracted Rolling Stone article about an apparently fictional gang rape at the University of Virginia is a blemish on an otherwise illustrious career for the journalist who wrote it "' which may explain why the magazine doesn't plan to cut ties with her. Freelance writer Sabrina Rubin Erdely has made a living out of long, provocative articles, but none as contentious as the piece in November that turned a national conversation about campus sexual assault into a much louder debate.

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  20. BC-PA--Daybook, PARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Please note that listings are subject to change. The daybook will be updated as needed if the organization listing the event provides timely notice.

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