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# pennsylvania - Saturday 11 September, 2021

World leaders pay tribute to 9/11 victims
# 9/11 Attacks
# 9/11 Attacks

World leaders pay tribute to 9/11 victims

Updated Sep 11th 2021, 7:45 PM 40,895 Views 60 Comments
  • The commemorations will take place at the Pentagon, Shanksville in Pennsylvania and at the World Trade Centre in New York.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 29 May, 2021

Bill Cosby denied parole after refusing to engage in sex offender programmes
# Bill Cosby
# Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby denied parole after refusing to engage in sex offender programmes

May 29th 2021, 1:05 PM 30,532 Views 17 Comments

The 83-year-old entertainer denies wrongdoing and says he will stick to that stance even if he has to serve his full sentence.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

It’s Groundhog Day in a time of pandemic
# Punxsutawney Phil
# Punxsutawney Phil

It’s Groundhog Day in a time of pandemic

Feb 2nd 2021, 9:13 AM 21,886 Views 20 Comments

The annual ceremony foretelling the end of winter will be held in Pennsylvania, with no crowds allowed.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Joe Biden: 'The numbers tell us a clear and convincing story'
# Election 2020
# Election 2020

Joe Biden: 'The numbers tell us a clear and convincing story'

Nov 7th 2020, 4:19 AM 30,912 Views 32 Comments

The candidate said he is going to win the 2020 US presidential election.

# pennsylvania - Friday 6 November, 2020

When can we expect to get results in remaining states?
# Biden V Trump
# Biden V Trump

When can we expect to get results in remaining states?

Nov 6th 2020, 12:07 PM 19,717 Views 12 Comments

The end is in sight, but could still take days.

One man arrested as police in Philadelphia investigate planned attack at election count centre
# Attack
# Attack

One man arrested as police in Philadelphia investigate planned attack at election count centre

Nov 6th 2020, 9:30 AM 27,385 Views 65 Comments

Police received a tip that an armed group had driven to Philadelphia to carry out an attack.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Melania Trump criticises Biden and Democrats in first solo campaign stop
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Melania Trump criticises Biden and Democrats in first solo campaign stop

Oct 28th 2020, 8:24 AM 60,039 Views 65 Comments

The First Lady defended Donald Trump’s record on Covid-19.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 22 October, 2020

'This is not a reality show': Obama takes aim at Donald Trump’s handling of coronavirus
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

'This is not a reality show': Obama takes aim at Donald Trump’s handling of coronavirus

Oct 22nd 2020, 6:48 AM 22,251 Views 46 Comments

Obama’s visit to Philadelphia underscores the significance of Pennsylvania.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Trump foregoes preparation for his debate with Biden to campaign in crucial swing state
# Two Weeks To Go
# Two Weeks To Go

Trump foregoes preparation for his debate with Biden to campaign in crucial swing state

Oct 21st 2020, 7:16 AM 31,460 Views 103 Comments

There is just under two weeks to go until election day.

# pennsylvania - Monday 6 January, 2020

Police in the US searching for person who tried to release bedbugs in Walmart store
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Police in the US searching for person who tried to release bedbugs in Walmart store

Jan 6th 2020, 9:30 PM 24,892 Views 22 Comments

The store manager contacted police on Saturday after store employees found pill bottles with bugs in them.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Bill Cosby loses appeal to overturn his sexual assault conviction
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Bill Cosby loses appeal to overturn his sexual assault conviction

Dec 10th 2019, 10:20 PM 16,258 Views 11 Comments

The 82-year-old is currently serving a three and a half year jail term.

# pennsylvania - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Victims of synagogue shooting ranged in age from 54 to 97
# Pittsburgh
# Pittsburgh

Victims of synagogue shooting ranged in age from 54 to 97

Updated Oct 28th 2018, 2:38 PM 23,769 Views 0 Comments

The man suspected of the killings was earlier charged with murder.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 27 October, 2018

11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

11 dead and 6 injured as shooter opens fire during baby naming ceremony at Pittsburgh synagogue

Updated Oct 27th 2018, 11:32 PM 38,563 Views 77 Comments

The suspect is in custody in hospital.

# pennsylvania - Friday 19 October, 2018

US opens national investigation into alleged abuse carried out by more than 300 suspected priests
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

US opens national investigation into alleged abuse carried out by more than 300 suspected priests

Oct 19th 2018, 7:30 AM 10,250 Views 66 Comments

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has confirmed that it will ‘cooperate’ with the federal investigation.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

'A sexually violent predator': Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in prison
# Prison Time
# Prison Time

'A sexually violent predator': Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in prison

Updated Sep 25th 2018, 7:37 PM 33,721 Views 28 Comments

His defence team has argued he is too frail for prison and that he is not a threat, but prosecutors pointed out he has not expressed remorse for his crime.

# pennsylvania - Monday 24 September, 2018

Bill Cosby back in court to face sentencing for sexual assault
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Bill Cosby back in court to face sentencing for sexual assault

Sep 24th 2018, 11:00 AM 10,383 Views 0 Comments

The 81-year-old faces a maximum potential sentence of 30 years for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand at his Philadelphia mansion.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Over 1,000 children molested by 300 priests in Pennsylvania - report
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Over 1,000 children molested by 300 priests in Pennsylvania - report

Aug 14th 2018, 10:17 PM 23,423 Views 67 Comments

The report adds that senior church officials took steps to cover it up.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Algerian-Irish man pleads guilty to terror charges in US
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Algerian-Irish man pleads guilty to terror charges in US

Jul 24th 2018, 9:52 AM 21,017 Views 0 Comments

Ali Charaf Damache is the first foreigner extradited to the US on terror charges under President Trump.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Democrat Conor Lamb claims victory in key congress election battle in Trump stronghold
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Democrat Conor Lamb claims victory in key congress election battle in Trump stronghold

Mar 14th 2018, 9:47 PM 14,169 Views 29 Comments

Democrat Conor Lamb clung to a slender lead today in the longtime GOP stronghold friendly to President Donald Trump.

# pennsylvania - Monday 29 January, 2018

US car wash shooting: Victims families say killer was motivated by 'jealousy'
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

US car wash shooting: Victims families say killer was motivated by 'jealousy'

Jan 29th 2018, 9:15 AM 27,067 Views 12 Comments

Timothy Smith shot and killed four people yesterday morning at Ed’s Car Wash near Pittsburgh.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

A white Christmas: Record-breaking 60 inches of snowfall has completely buried this US town
# It's Sort Of Erie
# It's Sort Of Erie

A white Christmas: Record-breaking 60 inches of snowfall has completely buried this US town

Dec 27th 2017, 10:24 AM 57,009 Views 33 Comments

58 inches of snow fell between Christmas Day to Stephen’s Day in the US town of Erie.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

'There was blood everywhere': Over 40 injured in Philadelphia train crash this morning
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

'There was blood everywhere': Over 40 injured in Philadelphia train crash this morning

Aug 22nd 2017, 10:14 AM 23,161 Views 7 Comments

At least four people are seriously injured.

# pennsylvania - Friday 30 June, 2017

18-year-old girl shot dead in road rage incident after two cars try to merge into one lane in Pennsylvania
# Manhunt
# Manhunt

18-year-old girl shot dead in road rage incident after two cars try to merge into one lane in Pennsylvania

Jun 30th 2017, 10:30 PM 24,201 Views 40 Comments

Bianca Roberson had only just graduated from High School and was due to begin college this autumn.

# pennsylvania - Monday 12 June, 2017

Bill Cosby elects not to testify as defence calls just one witness in sexual assault trial
# Final Arguments
# Final Arguments

Bill Cosby elects not to testify as defence calls just one witness in sexual assault trial

Jun 12th 2017, 6:52 PM 11,488 Views 0 Comments

Concluding arguments have been delivered by both sides in the high-profile trial of the comedian.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Cosby trial opens with witness breaking down in tears on stand
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Cosby trial opens with witness breaking down in tears on stand

Jun 6th 2017, 9:24 AM 13,575 Views 0 Comments

Witness Kelly Johnson claimed that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted her in a Los Angeles hotel in 1996.

# pennsylvania - Monday 22 May, 2017

'Legally blind' Bill Cosby arrives for jury selection in sex assault trial
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

'Legally blind' Bill Cosby arrives for jury selection in sex assault trial

May 22nd 2017, 8:40 PM 18,080 Views 0 Comments

Cosby is accused of plying Andrea Constand with pills and wine and then assaulting her at his home in 2004.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

'Facebook murderer' shoots and kills himself during police chase
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

'Facebook murderer' shoots and kills himself during police chase

Apr 18th 2017, 5:16 PM 19,013 Views 33 Comments

Police said that Steve Stephens shot himself after a brief pursuit this morning.

# pennsylvania - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

Donald Trump calls election recount 'a scam'

Nov 27th 2016, 10:26 AM 23,864 Views 115 Comments

Green Party candidate Jill Stein wants recounts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania.

# pennsylvania - Friday 28 October, 2016

Man jailed for 18 months for hacking nude photos from celebrities' phones
# Celebgate
# Celebgate

Man jailed for 18 months for hacking nude photos from celebrities' phones

Oct 28th 2016, 9:45 PM 26,712 Views 24 Comments

36-year-old Ryan Collins hacked over 100 Apple and Google email accounts in 2014, including those of multiple celebrities.

# pennsylvania - Monday 19 September, 2016

For some Americans, Trump is the lesser of two evils
# The Rust Vote
# The Rust Vote

For some Americans, Trump is the lesser of two evils

Sep 19th 2016, 6:05 AM 14,305 Views 54 Comments

Many voters in the so-called American rust belt states don’t really like either candidate, but they especially do not like Hillary Clinton it seems.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Pennsylvanian teen charged with murdering grandmother after argument over school
# Shooting
# Shooting

Pennsylvanian teen charged with murdering grandmother after argument over school

Aug 24th 2016, 9:07 PM 16,911 Views 0 Comments

Police say Reeser told them he shot her because he didn’t want to go to an unspecified school meeting.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Trump and Hillary have destroyed the opposition yet again in the latest US primaries
# Closer And Closer
# Closer And Closer

Trump and Hillary have destroyed the opposition yet again in the latest US primaries

Apr 27th 2016, 7:16 AM 17,523 Views 72 Comments

Donald Trump won all five states up for grabs yesterday, with Hillary Clinton emerging victorious in four.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Two gunmen lured five victims from a barbeque before shooting them with an AK-47
# Brutal Murder
# Brutal Murder

Two gunmen lured five victims from a barbeque before shooting them with an AK-47

Mar 10th 2016, 8:06 PM 28,790 Views 18 Comments

The shooting left five dead and two injured.

Five killed in US shooting, two suspects still on the loose
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Five killed in US shooting, two suspects still on the loose

Mar 10th 2016, 7:06 AM 16,985 Views 38 Comments

Four of the victims – three women and one man – died at the scene while another woman died in hospital.

# pennsylvania - Friday 26 February, 2016

Teacher accused of giving two students the same sexually transmitted disease
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Teacher accused of giving two students the same sexually transmitted disease

Feb 26th 2016, 6:01 PM 45,064 Views 27 Comments

25-year-old Chelsea Lorson stands accused of knowingly infecting two of her students, who are brothers.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Spring is on the way according to this world-renowned weather forecaster
# It's Groundhog Day
# It's Groundhog Day

Spring is on the way according to this world-renowned weather forecaster

Feb 2nd 2016, 10:56 PM 19,752 Views 19 Comments

Punxsutawney Phil, the inspiration for the Bill Murray comedy Groundhog Day, appeared this morning and (for once) didn’t see his shadow.

Bill Cosby is back in court amid claims he has lost his eyesight
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Bill Cosby is back in court amid claims he has lost his eyesight

Feb 2nd 2016, 8:27 PM 20,851 Views 0 Comments

The comedian’s lawyers are demanding that an accusation of rape made against him be dropped.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 24 December, 2015

HIV-positive man gets prison sentence for having unprotected sex with 3 women
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

HIV-positive man gets prison sentence for having unprotected sex with 3 women

Dec 24th 2015, 3:19 PM 18,226 Views 33 Comments

The sentencing judge called the man “cowardly”.

# pennsylvania - Monday 14 December, 2015

Rubber balls found in eye-sockets of severed head in US
# Pennsylvania
# Pennsylvania

Rubber balls found in eye-sockets of severed head in US

Dec 14th 2015, 10:54 PM 29,727 Views 3 Comments

The embalmed head of a woman was found by a boy walking through the woods in Pennsylvania.

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