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1 of 2 Ohio plane crash victims not yet identified

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FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) - Authorities in northwest Ohio are still trying to identify one of two people killed in a weekend plane crash. One of the victims in the crash near Findlay was the CEO of an Ohio manufacturing company. A coroner was trying to identify the remains of a woman killed in the crash, but the Hancock County Sheriff's Office says DNA testing may be needed. Deputies say Ralf Bronnenmeier, CEO of Grob Systems in Bluffton, was piloting the single-engine plane that crashed early Sund... More>>

TSA finds gun, ammo in Pittsburgh airport carry-on

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IMPERIAL, Pa. (AP) - The Transportation Security Administration says it found a pistol and ammunition in man's carry-on bag as he passed through security at Pittsburgh International Airport. TSA official tell the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review that the man wasn't allowed take the gun past security, and faces up to a $11,000 civil penalty for bringing the weapon to the checkpoint. But Allegheny County police say they don't plan to charge the man with a crime because he had a license to carry the .... More>>

5 Pa. reps ask NCAA to halt Penn State sanctions

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Five Pennsylvania congressmen are asking college sports' governing body to cancel penalties against Penn State imposed as a result of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. More>>

Group honors third Kennywood coaster as 'landmark'

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The group American Coaster Enthusiasts has named the Thunderbolt a "Coaster Landmark" - the third roller coaster to be so recognized at the Kennywood amusement park near Pittsburgh. More>>

Ohio offers extra hunting days for mourning doves

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Ohio will allow extra days for hunting mourning doves this year. More>>

Ohio authorities say 2 killed in small plane crash

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FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) - Authorities in northwest Ohio say two people have been killed in an overnight small plane crash. The Hancock County sheriff's office says the crash apparently occurred at about 1 a.m. EDT Sunday. Investigators were still at the scene Sunday and little other information was available immediately. The plane crashed near a county road just northeast of the city of Findlay. The city has a small general aviation airport, but authorities were still investigating where the plan... More>>

Cincinnati man wins grueling, 135-mile foot race

A Cincinnati man has won what is widely considered the most grueling race in all of running. More>>

2 wounded in Ohio mall, police blame gangs

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Two teens have been arrested following gunfire that wounded two people and sent shoppers scrambling in a central Ohio mall. Columbus police say they are being held on charges of felonious assault after a 63-year-old man and 17-year-old male suffered gunshot wounds to their legs Friday afternoon at the Eastland Mall. They were treated at a hospital and police say their wounds weren't considered life-threatening. The Columbus Dispatch reports that police blame a clash bet... More>>

Police ID 3 kids killed in Philly carjacking crash

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia police are identifying the three children killed by carjackers who crashed into their sidewalk fruit stand and then fled. The children's mother, 34-year-old Keisha Williams, remains critically injured. A police spokeswoman on Saturday identifies Williams' slain children as 15-year-old Keiearra (kee-AHR'-uh) Williams, 10-year-old Thomas Reed and 7-year-old Terrence Moore. Police say they died Friday after two men carjacked a real estate agent, then lost contro... More>>

Pa. farm supplying White House Christmas tree chosen

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ALLEGAN, Mich. (AP) - The White House Christmas Tree will come from a farm in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, following a judging competition in Michigan. The Kalamazoo Gazette reports that Chris Botek of Crystal Springs Tree Farm has been announced Saturday as the National Christmas Tree and Wreath Contests 2014 grand champion. In October, White House representatives will select an 18½-foot-tall tree from Botek's farm for the Blue Room. The farm was selected by a panel of growers, industry experts... More>>

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