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Fund for helpful homeless man collects more than $280,000

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A fund set up to raise money for a homeless man who helped a woman when her car ran out of gas in Philadelphia has collected more than $280,000....
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Top court: Police illegally seized truck in hit-and-run case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that authorities did not have the right to seize a vehicle from the driveway of a hit-and-run suspect without a warrant....
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A decade later, gas drilling tax politics roil Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A decade after energy companies began realizing the explosive economic potential of the vast Marcellus Shale natural gas reservoir, the politics of taxing it still roils Pennsylvania, now the nation's No. 2 gas state....
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Remains of final 2 victims of senior home inferno recovered

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Investigators have recovered the remains of the final two victims of a fire at a Pennsylvania senior living community....
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3 get prison in strangling death of alleged overdose victim

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- Three people who pleaded guilty in the death of a man strangled with a pair of jumper cables and dumped over an embankment after an apparent overdose are headed to prison....
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Philadelphia shooting leaves man dead, 2 others wounded

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say one man was killed and two other people were wounded in a triple shooting in Philadelphia....
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3 high school football players charged with raping teen girl

WEST YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Three high school football players have been charged with raping a 14-year-old girl at gunpoint after she left a Pennsylvania town fair....
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Princeton uses 2nd-half spurt to beat Lafayette 60-46

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) -- Devin Cannady scored 17 points with seven rebounds and Sebastian Much scored 10 and Princeton grabbed its first win of the season against winless Lafayette with a 60-46 win on Wednesday night....
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Driver faces numerous charges after traffic stop, standoff

READING, Pa. (AP) -- A driver who allegedly fled from a traffic stop and prompted a brief standoff at his home is now facing numerous charges....
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Court invalidates Corbett's 2014 line-item spending vetoes

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- It's not enough for Pennsylvania governors to send out news releases when they are vetoing bills during a legislative adjournment, the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday; they also have to issue formal public notices....
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Do you think setting a $15 minimum wage for city contractors is most important when funding projects with taxpayers' dollars? <More Info>

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84%
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Yesterday's Poll

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Would you like to see Pennsylvania adopt blue laws prohibiting shopping at retailers on Thanksgiving Day?

No
63%
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37%
Total Votes: 30,189