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Church Pauses To Remember Parents Killed In Crash

04.16.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Calling hours will be held this week for a couple killed in a crash in Millerton, Pennsylvania. Ryan and Karen English were on their way to a surprise party for a friend when a driver traveled in the opposite direction crossed the center line. ...

PA Residents Get An Extra Day To File Taxes

04.16.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Procrastinators get an extra day to file their Pennsylvania state income taxes after an internet problem crashed several state websites Monday afternoon, briefly thrawting last-minute e-filers. It means if you live in Pennsylvania, you can file ...

Webster Ambush Suspect Arraigned

04.16.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Dawn Nguyen appeared in court Monday and was arraigned on state charges of lying on a gun purchase form. She has been charged with purchasing the weapon that was used in the Webster ambush Christmas Eve, which was orchestrated by William Spengler, ...

Common Core Tests Start Today For NY Kids in 3rd Through 8th Grade

04.15.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Hundreds of thousands of kids across New York State take their Common Core tests this week; a test that schools have spent months preparing for. The tests, given this week and next, cover English and Math for students in third through eighth ...

Two Key Parts Of NY's SAFE Act Kick In Today

04.15.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Today, you can start registering your assault weapons. Also today, there's a limit on the ammunition in magazines, to 7 bullets. You'll have a year to register or sell your weapons. State officials say weapons that didn't use to be listed as ...

Kermit Gosnell Case Enters Its 5th Week

04.15.13 | Sarah Harnisch

It could be days-- or even weeks-- before the defense starts its case. Prosecutors will continue to call witnesses as they pursue the death penalty against Dr. Kermit Gosnell. Last week, former employees described doing ultrasounds and helping with ...

Bill To Be Proposed To Abolish The Entire Turnpike Commission In PA

04.15.13 | Sarah Harnisch

In light of the Turnpike Commission pay-to-play scandal-- one lawmaker has a solution: abolish the entire turnpike commission. A Clarion County lawmaker will introduce a bill this week to dissolve the turnpike, and let 21-hundred state employees ...

Hymnal From 1640 To Be Auctioned In NY

04.12.13 | Sarah Harnisch

A tiny hymnal from 1640 believed to be the first book ever printed in what is now the United States is going up for auction, and it could sell for as much as $30 million.  Only 11 copies of the Bay Psalm book survive in varying degrees of ...

Study Shows Kids At Religious Schools Are A Year Ahead of Their Peers

04.12.13 | Sarah Harnisch

A Princeton University study out this week found religious schools perform better then both public schools and charter schools. What's interesting is that the study was put out by quite a liberal university. Researchers found religious, mostly ...

Civil War Ring From PA Found In Virginia

04.11.13 | Sarah Harnisch

A civil war-era ring lost by a Union soldier from Pennsylvania 150 years ago has been found. The ring was worn by Levi Schlegel, a Berks County native who lost it at an encampment near Fredericksburg, Virginia. Relic hunter John Blue found the ring ...

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