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Village Voice has new owner with longstanding newspaper ties

October 13, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The United States' first alternative newsweekly has a new owner.

New York's The Village Voice was founded six decades ago. more »»

Justice apologies for insensitive emails, criticizes release

October 13, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice is apologizing for insensitive personal emails while criticizing the people responsible for disclosing them. more »»

New owner with longstanding newspaper ties for Village Voice

October 13, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The Village Voice has a new owner. more »»

14-year-old Philadelphia boy dies after being shot in head

October 13, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a 14-year-old Philadelphia boy who was shot in the head has died.

Doctors at Hahnemann University Hospital pronounced the boy dead around 5 p.m. more »»

Pittsburgh self-insuring employees to cut health expenses

October 13, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto says the city would start paying health care insurance claims for 3,700 employees next year under a self-insurance program intended to cut expenses. more »»

Cops: Woman soliciting Halloween treats to break into homes

October 13, 2015

HAVERTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a thief in eastern Pennsylvania who claims to be soliciting Halloween treats is tricking her way into people's houses to steal. more »»

Wolf says he won't cave on demand to fix state's deficit

October 13, 2015

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. more »»

Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania combine on gas drilling

October 13, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania have agreed to cooperate in attracting shale gas development and jobs to their region over the next three years rather than compete with... more »»

Court reinstates lawsuit over NYPD surveillance of Muslims

October 13, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department's surveillance of Muslim groups in New Jersey after the Sept. more »»

Spurned builders replacing Pittsburgh Toby Keith restaurant

October 13, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Developers in Pittsburgh are searching for a replacement after learning that a Toby Keith bar and grill is spurning their retail and office complex like one of the characters in... more »»

Pittsburgh investigating officer's takedown slam of Cubs fan

October 13, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The city will investigate a police officer's takedown slam of a Chicago Cubs fan who was kicked out of the National League wild-card playoff game. more »»

Ohio, W.Va., Pennsylvania combine efforts on gas drilling

October 13, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania have agreed to cooperate — rather than compete — in attracting shale-gas development and jobs to their region over the next three years. more »»

Jury to hear statements in hospital paralysis case

October 13, 2015

MEADVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A jury has been selected to hear the case of a man who claims three northwestern Pennsylvania doctors are the reason he can no longer walk. more »»

District attorney in northwestern Pennsylvania to resign

October 13, 2015

SMETHPORT, Pa. (AP) — A northwestern Pennsylvania district attorney is resigning.

McKean County District Attorney Raymond Learn told The Bradford Era (http://bit. more »»

Cops: Man led police on 115 mph chase before fatal crash

October 13, 2015

CHALKHILL, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a Pennsylvania man led police on a chase at speeds exceeding 115 mph before crashing head on into another vehicle, killing the driver. more »»

Things to know for Tuesday in Pennsylvania

October 13, 2015

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday. more »»

Prisoner who fled from hospital arrested with handcuff key

October 13, 2015

MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in Pennsylvania say a prisoner shackled to a hospital bed escaped with a deputy guarding him and was found more than 16 hours later with a key to his handcuffs. more »»

New York woman dies following car crash that killed grandson

October 13, 2015

ASHLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Officials say an upstate New York woman has died following a car crash that also killed her 3-year-old grandson.

The Star-Gazette of Elmira reports (http://stargaz. more »»


AVSA Shotgun Shoot October 14, 2015

The Altoona Volunteer Sportsmen's Club will hold Shotgun Shoots each Wed. through Sept. 2 - Nov. 25 at 7pm. $10 for 5 Meat Rounds & 1 Money Round. 1448 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Altoona (1.5 miles from the Allegro heading towards the Horseshoe Curve) All ages welcome to attend. more »

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