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  1. States' targets shift in final Obama climate change planRead the original story

    7 min ago | The Daily Herald

    ... Montana's target had been to cut its emissions rate 21 percent by 2030, now that goal is 47 percent. Wyoming, Pennsylvania, North Dakota, Kentucky, West Virginia, Indiana, Missouri and Kansas are the other states among the 16 that will have to ...

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  2. Andrew Carnegie and the American Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Examiner.com

    ... a weaver. By 1859 and at the age of 24, he moved on to attain the position as division superintendent of the Pennsylvania Railroad. His boss on the railroad was Thomas Scott. Under his tutelage, Carnegie had learned to be a telegraph operator. It ...

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  3. Fish and boat commission reach tentative settlement on Dunkard fish killRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | O-R Online

    The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission reached a tentative settlement in a lawsuit against Consol Energy that claims water discharged from its mines in northern West Virginia, now owned by Murray Energy Corp., led to the September 2009 fish kill in Dunkard Creek.

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  4. hsnws 8-4 nasher anniversary 1.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | HeraldSun.com

    ... University. Abele was the first African-American to graduate from the architectural school at the University of Pennsylvania, and became chief designer for the Philadelphia-based Horace Trumbauer firm. Abele's work designing private residences for ...

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  5. In Dracut, public unloads on gas pipeline planRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Lowell Sun

    ... more than 418 miles of new and modified pipeline that would transport natural gas from the Marcellus Shale in Pennsylvania through New York, Connecticut, western Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, and finally to its terminus at a compressor ...

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  6. Penn State Football: Optimism following Big Ten media daysRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... only is Franklin adding valuable depth pieces, he's secured some of the top prospects from his home state of Pennsylvania, but also surrounding states like Maryland and New Jersey. Adding talent to the roster with the reduction of scholarships as ...

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  7. Blaney Claims All Star Event at AtomicRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | WBEX-AM Chillicothe

    ... team is awesome. We're going to try to stay competitive and keep this going. Our plan is to head to Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania Motor Speedway) tomorrow and put ourselves in another great position. We haven't lost too many races in this car. There's a ...

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  8. Home is Where the Heart is, but Where is 'Home'?Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Psychology Today

    Soon, I will be taking a trip back to the anthracite coal region of Northeastern Pennsylvania where I grew up. I will be visiting family and reconnecting with the area that I always thought of as home.

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  9. At least 1.1 million Pennsylvania homes lack Internet accessRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | O-R Online

    ... broadband Internet access at home, an issue that has swiftly moved from a nuisance to an impediment. In Pennsylvania, nearly one quarter of households lack Internet entirely, according to 2013 Census data. The Pew Research Center found disconnected ...

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  10. State-Funded Agency Braces for Impact with PA Budget Month OverdueRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Republican lawmakers in Harrisburg are at an impasse with Democratic Governor Tom Wolf and it's not clear when Pennsylvania will get a spending plan. "And it's essential for families that are trying to integrate themselves into our community and into our culture, so a lot of them are learning English for the first time," said Gus Fahey, the director of community education.

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  11. White left his mark on the countyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... favorite professional sports teams were doing. One of the bonds I shared with White is we are both from Western Pennsylvania --he from the Greenfield community of Pittsburgh and me from Connellsville. We were both fans of the Pittsburgh sports ...

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  12. States' targets shift in final Obama climate change planRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    ... Montana's target had been to cut its emissions rate 21 percent by 2030, now that goal is 47 percent. Wyoming, Pennsylvania, North Dakota, Kentucky, West Virginia, Indiana, Missouri and Kansas are the other states among the 16 that will have to ...

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  13. Running for OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    Many people come to this site to think about how to change the world, improve their communities, and broaden their horizons. Having been on this site for about a decade, I've made a big leap today that I hope makes at least our little corner of Central Pennsylvania a bit of a better place.

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  14. Pennsylvania State Trooper Investigated For Alleged Racial Joke: ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    A spokesman for the Pennsylvania state police is under investigation for a racial joke he allegedly made on a radio station's Facebook page in February, according to multiple media reports. Host Steve Corbett published an article that included Kelly's alleged joke: "I fell on ice the other day, got up and my wallet was gone! Must have been black icea a :)" State police spokespersons confirmed that they were aware of the situation and that internal affairs was investigating Kelly, according to Philly.com.

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  15. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Richard Schweiker Dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Max

    Former Pennsylvania Sen. Richard S. Schweiker, a liberal Republican who was the vice presidential candidate in Ronald Reagan's unsuccessful 1976 campaign and later served in his Cabinet, has died. He was 89. Schweiker, of McLean, Virginia, died Friday at Atlantic Care Regional Medical Center in Pomona, New Jersey, son Richard Schweiker Jr. said Monday.

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  16. Special election Tuesday will determine who gains House of Representatives seat in Cumberland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    ... Glen Grell vacated the house seat in the 87th District. He resigned to become the executive director of Pennsylvania's Public School Employee's Retirement System. Charles was previously an executive for technology company IBM. He says one of his ...

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  17. If the future is all about club wrestling, it's time to defend the scholastic sportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NJ.com

    ... "all-star teams." The all-star teams needn't be private schools, either, as some recent long-range transfers in Pennsylvania show. Given the undoubted right of parents to send their children to the school of their choice, and the ever-increasing ...

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  18. Mid-Atlantic Legion baseball tournament: Schedule and resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    ... to play in a national regional since 1991 this week when Post 974 plays at the Mid-Atlantic Regional. As the Pennsylvania state runner up , Red Land will join state champion Downingtown and champs from Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia and ...

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  19. Here's a look at what's next for American PharoahRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... resumes training. There's no answer right now, but the options include the Travers at Saratoga on Aug. 29, the Pennsylvania Derby on Sept. 19, and the Awesome Again Stakes at Santa Anita on Sept. 26. Actually, there are clues. Baffert says he's not ...

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  20. York County Economic Alliance voices support for anti-discrimination act for LGBT communityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | York Dispatch

    As state law currently stands, it is still legal to fire someone from their job, to deny them housing and to refuse them services, simply because they are gay or transgender. The Pennsylvania Fairness Act, which is quickly garnering support across York County and the state, seeks to correct that by updating Pennsylvania's Human Relations Act of 1955, which protects against discrimination in the workplace regardless of race, ancestry, age, sex, national origin and disability.

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