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  1. Superior Court to hold session in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    Three judges from the 19-member panel will spend the day hearing roughly 18 arguments on appeal.

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  2. Keep bars open to 4 a.m.? Nah.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | O-R Online

    As tax bases shrivel and the best and brightest young people decamp to hip and happening urban centers like Washington, D.C., Atlanta and Austin, Texas, officials in many cities – particularly in the Rust Belt – have engaged in soul searching over the last decade or two about how to keep their youth from flying the coop.

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

    Tuesday Apr 14 | O-R Online

    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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  4. Pennsylvania DAs take aim at Wolfa s death penalty moratoriumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | O-R Online

    The Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association said Tuesday that Gov. Tom Wolf's death penalty moratorium could affect plea bargains and how judges and juries view executions, arguing it violates elements of the state constitution.

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  5. Pennsylvania wins a round in tobacco settlement caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | O-R Online

    HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania won another round Friday in its long-running legal fight over $126 million that the major tobacco companies are trying to recover under the national tobacco settlement.

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  6. NFL lowers the boom on Steelersa BellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | O-R Online

    The shoe finally dropped for Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell, as the NFL announced Thursday he would be suspended for the first three games of the 2015 regular season without pay for his citation for driving under the influence and marijuana possession last August.

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

    Tuesday Apr 7 | O-R Online

    HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf's nominee to complete the state treasurer's term said Tuesday that he worked in various ways to try to boost the entrepreneurial fortunes of others amid a successful business career in which he evolved from engineer to venture capitalist.

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  8. The jury is out on Kanea s competenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | O-R Online

    Her opponents say embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is inept, unethical and motivated less by the pursuit of justice than blunt political expediency.

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  9. Exporting Philly: Cheesesteaks, ices and pretzels go globalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | O-R Online

    PHILADELPHIA – The man intent on taking the Philly cheesesteak global saw a familiar sight from home on a recent trip to Florida: a Wawa.

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  10. US woman accused of trying to join, martyr self for IS groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | O-R Online

    A Philadelphia woman was arrested Friday on charges she tried to join and martyr herself for the Islamic State group, a day after two women in New York were charged with plotting to wage jihad by building a bomb and using it for a Boston Marathon-type attack.

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  11. Court upholds judgea s role in investigation of Pa. AG KaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | O-R Online

    Pennsylvania's highest court says a county judge acted properly when he appointed a special prosecutor to look into grand jury leaks tied to the state attorney general's office.

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  12. 2 dead after small plane crashes near Pennsylvania airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | O-R Online

    Emergency officials said the crash was reported just after 1:30 p.m. near Brandywine Airport, located about 20 miles west of Philadelphia.

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  13. Sestak ends journey across Pennsylvania in U.S. Senate bidRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | O-R Online

    Joe Sestak, a candidate seeking the Democratic Party nomination for the U.S. Senate, left front in green jacket, leads a group of supporters as they approach a sign for the border between Pennsylvania and Ohio as he completes his “Walking In Other Pennsylvanian's Shoes” tour across the state of Pennsylvania Saturday in Ohioville. 1 comment

  14. 60-minute man Chuck Bednarik has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | O-R Online

    Chuck Bednarik, a Pro Football Hall of Famer, was one of the last great two-way NFL players for Philadelphia.

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  15. The power of the Pa. millennial boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | O-R Online

    Millennial trends include being late in marrying and buying a home, a life connected by technology, and high numbers of college graduates with towering student debts.

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  16. Slain Philly police officer being laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | O-R Online

    Services for Officer Robert Wilson III are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at the Palestra sports arena at the University of Pennsylvania.

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  17. Funeral for slain Philadelphia officer set for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | O-R Online

    PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia police said funeral services were set for an officer fatally shot while trying to stop a video game store robbery.

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  18. Pa. prisons head signs death notices, but moratorium remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | O-R Online

    HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania's corrections secretary Thursday scheduled two executions for next month, but a death penalty moratorium announced in January by his boss, Gov. Tom Wolf, means no one is likely to be put to death in the near future.

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  19. Sunoco to work with municipalities for permits on Mariner East pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | O-R Online

    Sunoco Logistics is abandoning its plan to sidestep local zoning rules in Washington County and elsewhere in Pennsylvania on the construction of pump and valve stations to serve its Mariner East pipeline to ship Marcellus Shale natural gas products.

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  20. Prosecutors: Phony cosmetic surgeon was no medical expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | O-R Online

    PHILADELPHIA – A Philadelphia madam-turned-faux cosmetic surgeon kept up the ruse of being a medical expert even as a 20-year-old dancer who received illegal buttocks injections began to die, prosecutors told jurors Friday as her murder trial went to a jury.

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