Things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania
A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday....
Man found fatally shot in central Pennsylvania home
YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Police are searching for a suspect in the death of a man found shot in the hallway of a central Pennsylvania home....
Child welfare caseworker facing child pornography charges
PLEASANT HILLS, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania child welfare caseworker is under arrest after police say they turned up more than 800 child pornography images on his home computer....
Police: PA woman created fundraising page and kept money
EAST NORRITON, Pa. (AP) -- Police have accused a suburban Philadelphia woman of creating an online fundraising page for a friend's husband with pancreatic cancer and keeping the money herself....
Bishop's ex-assistant charged with Lutheran synod thefts
FRANKLIN, Pa. (AP) -- A former bishop's assistant has been charged with stealing more than $100,000 from the northwestern Pennsylvania synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America....
Husband charged in wife's slaying claiming self-defense
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania man jailed on charges he fatally shot his wife is claiming self-defense, although the district attorney says physical evidence doesn't support that claim....
Last World War II-era tank-landing ship docked in Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A World War II-era tank-landing ship has docked in Pittsburgh so the public can tour the ship for a week....
More than 2,000 United Steelworkers march in Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- More than 2,000 United Steelworkers and their supporters marched through downtown Pittsburgh seeking to drum up support for the union in contract disputes with three companies....
Body found on Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus
INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- The Indiana County coroner has confirmed the body of a 19-year-old Indiana University of Pennsylvania student was found on the school's campus, located just over 50 miles from Pittsburgh....
Judge to reconsider jail in Facebook preschool threat case
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A federal judge has been asked to reconsider a magistrate's order to release a 19-year-old Pennsylvania man while he awaits trial on charges that he made Facebook threats to kill preschool children....
Tuesday, the New York Stock Exchange invoked Rule 48, a measure designed to smooth the opening of the market amid potentially volatile conditions. Rule 48 was designed to be executed only when a number of special conditions exist. They include volatility during the previous day’s trading, trading in foreign markets before the open, and government announcements. The stock exchange invoked it on three consecutive trading days last week and again yesterday morning.
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