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Judge's order reopens questions about what Paterno knew when

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A new legal document that claims a boy told Joe Paterno in 1976 that Jerry Sandusky had molested him has dropped like a bombshell and reignited debate about what the Penn State coach knew about his longtime assistant decades before his arrest....
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Baby box program in Philadelphia encourages safe sleeping

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Doctors and nurses hope to lower the city's high infant mortality rate by distributing baby boxes that encourage safe sleeping habits for newborns and their caregivers....
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The Latest: Pennsylvania bridge reopens after wall collapse

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Latest on the wall collapse near a Harrisburg bridge (all times local):...
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DA: Aunt, uncle killed boy; parents held on related charges

RIDGWAY, Pa. (AP) -- The aunt and uncle of a 5-year-old Pennsylvania boy found beaten to death in their squalid apartment have been charged with killing him, while his parents - who left the boy in their care two months before - face charges they contributed to his death....
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Police: 2 in custody, 1 sought in attack on school officers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police in Philadelphia say two suspects are in custody and a third is being sought over a violent assault on two school police officers earlier this week....
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Woman gets 3 years for role in $200M credit card fraud scam

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A Philadelphia woman has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for her role in a $200 million credit card fraud scheme the U.S. Department of Justice calls the largest it has prosecuted....
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Penn State OKs some alcohol sales at games

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State's board of trustees has approved allowing some fans to buy alcohol at the university's football and basketball stadiums, as well as other athletic facilities....
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US attorney: 2 Belarusians took in $1.35M from phishing scam

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Two men from the Eastern European country of Belarus have been charged with receiving $1.35 million stolen in an international phishing scheme from the bank account of a Pennsylvania oil and gas drilling company, federal authorities in Pittsburgh said Friday....
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Man pleads guilty in 6-year-old son's accidental shooting

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man accused of leaving a loaded pistol on his kitchen counter, leading his 9-year-old son to accidently shoot and injure his 6-year-old half brother, has pleaded guilty....
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Regulators close small Pennsylvania bank

Regulators are closing a small bank in Pennsylvania, the third failure of a federally insured bank this year....
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Opinion Poll

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Should Council pass an ordinance outlawing circus performances of wild or exotic animals in Pittsburgh? <More Info>

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No
97%
Yes
3%
Total Votes: 10,164

Yesterday's Poll

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Should the PUC significantly reduce the fine against ride sharing company Uber for operating without a license?

No
52%
Yes
48%
Total Votes: 9,928