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# pennsylvania - Friday 21 September, 2012

Man takes at least one person hostage in Pittsburgh office building
# Pittsburgh
# Pittsburgh

Man takes at least one person hostage in Pittsburgh office building

Sep 21st 2012, 6:29 PM 3,140 Views 3 Comments

Police had been communicating with the man via Facebook, but the page is said to have been shut down.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary
# 9/11
# 9/11

Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary

Sep 11th 2012, 6:24 PM 4,576 Views 35 Comments

Relatives gathered as they do every year at the site of the World Trade Center attacks as the US president made a low-key appearance at the Pentagon which was also attacked.

# pennsylvania - Sunday 3 June, 2012

In pics: Tour the town that's been burning for 50 years
# Centralia
# Centralia

In pics: Tour the town that's been burning for 50 years

Jun 3rd 2012, 5:00 PM 13,876 Views 18 Comments

Centralia in Pennsylvania was once a bustling mining town but a fire which spread through its coal mines is still raging half a century on…

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Santorum tells supporters: Vote for Romney and defeat Obama
# US 2012
# US 2012

Santorum tells supporters: Vote for Romney and defeat Obama

May 8th 2012, 8:59 AM 1,181 Views 14 Comments

Defeated Republican primary candidate Rick Santorum tells his supporters to back the campaign of nominee Mitt Romney.

# pennsylvania - Friday 4 May, 2012

9/11 suspects set for Guantanamo trial
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11 suspects set for Guantanamo trial

May 4th 2012, 1:18 PM 1,627 Views 28 Comments

Five men are accused of orchestrating the attacks which killed almost 3,000 people on 11 September, 2001.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Man used transmitter to track estranged wife's sex life
# US
From The Daily Edge
# US

Man used transmitter to track estranged wife's sex life

Mar 8th 2012, 9:12 PM 12,089 Views 12 Comments

Wayne Comet Cripe was tired of hearing his estranged wife and her boyfriend making love…

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Some 9/11 victims' remains went to landfill - Pentagon report
# 9/11
# 9/11

Some 9/11 victims' remains went to landfill - Pentagon report

Feb 28th 2012, 9:48 PM 6,953 Views 47 Comments

A report by the Pentagon has found that “several portions of remains” of people who died in the terrorist attacks were put in a landfill.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?
# Groundhog Day
From The Daily Edge
# Groundhog Day

Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?

Feb 2nd 2012, 1:34 PM 3,850 Views 8 Comments

A small animal, Gobbler’s Knob and Bill Murray are involved…

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Bank heist suspect 'needed money for dentures'
# Bank Robbery
From The Daily Edge
# Bank Robbery

Bank heist suspect 'needed money for dentures'

Feb 1st 2012, 3:23 PM 1,870 Views 10 Comments

Surveillance images captured during the Pennsylvania heist appeared to show a suspect without any teeth.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges
# Penn State
From The42
# Penn State

Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges

Dec 13th 2011, 5:13 PM 242 Views 0 Comments

“This is a fight to the death,” said accused coach’s lawyer on the steps of the courthouse today.

# pennsylvania - Monday 12 December, 2011

Man fakes his mother's obituary... to get time off work
# Not Dead
From The Daily Edge
# Not Dead

Man fakes his mother's obituary... to get time off work

Dec 12th 2011, 10:07 PM 8,855 Views 15 Comments

Relatives called The Jeffersonian Democrat newspaper in the US after the obit appeared to report the woman was actually alive and well.

# pennsylvania - Monday 17 October, 2011

Pennsylvania brothers charged with stealing... a bridge
# Stolen
From The Daily Edge
# Stolen

Pennsylvania brothers charged with stealing... a bridge

Oct 17th 2011, 2:32 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

And it wasn’t any old bridge, either.

# pennsylvania - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night
# DUI
From The Daily Edge
# DUI

Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night

Sep 22nd 2011, 7:15 AM 951 Views 3 Comments

Robert Brodnick was arrested for a second time just minutes after he had been released the first time.

# pennsylvania - Sunday 11 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 11th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,590 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: 9/11 remembered on emotional day in New York and elsewhere; the latest on David Norris’ possible Áras race re-entry; and why India’s sexiest woman is coming to Dublin…

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero
# 9/11
# 9/11

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero

Sep 11th 2011, 6:30 PM 1,233 Views 9 Comments

Images from the emotional ceremony held at the National September 11 Memorial in New York today.

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks
# September 11
# September 11

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks

Sep 11th 2011, 5:00 PM 1,439 Views 43 Comments

2996 people died in the attacks on September 11, 2001. Here, in numbers, is the story of the actions that took place that day.

# pennsylvania - Saturday 10 September, 2011

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded
# 9/11
# 9/11

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded

Sep 10th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,337 Views 29 Comments

The key moments of one of the worst days in US history in words and video.

Obama calls for national unity ahead of 9/11 remembrances
# 9/11
# 9/11

Obama calls for national unity ahead of 9/11 remembrances

Sep 10th 2011, 5:58 PM 177 Views 2 Comments

In his weekly address, a day before the 9/11 anniversary, Barack Obama pays tribute to how a “resilient nation” reacted.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

9/11: New video emerges of aftermath Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11: New video emerges of aftermath Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania

Sep 6th 2011, 8:22 AM 3,176 Views 10 Comments

The video shows the aftermath of the plane crashing in Pennsylvania.

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials
# 9/11
# 9/11

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials

Sep 6th 2011, 7:00 AM 648 Views 3 Comments

Celebrity pledges to do good, portraits of 9/11 rescuers and rescue dogs, flag tributes and a ‘living museum’ app – some of the ways the September tragedy is remembered online.

# pennsylvania - Monday 29 August, 2011

US Army officer suspected of killing rampage found dead
# Manhunt
# Manhunt

US Army officer suspected of killing rampage found dead

Aug 29th 2011, 6:31 PM 646 Views 1 Comment

A US Army officer suspected of killing four people in two different states during the turmoil of Hurricane Irene has been found dead in a wooded area following a manhunt.

# pennsylvania - Friday 19 August, 2011

Two arrested for harassing Sarah Palin's family
# Harassment
# Harassment

Two arrested for harassing Sarah Palin's family

Aug 19th 2011, 3:05 PM 221 Views 12 Comments

The FBI have arrested a father and son from Pennsylvania on suspicion of making harassing calls to the former US vice presidential candidate.

# pennsylvania - Sunday 7 August, 2011

Watch: The Batmobile is back... and it's a different colour
# Batman
From The Daily Edge
# Batman

Watch: The Batmobile is back... and it's a different colour

Aug 7th 2011, 5:17 PM 1,608 Views 5 Comments

Holy beige, Batman! The superhero’s new wheels got an outing this week, and some fans were surprised by the design…

# pennsylvania - Monday 13 June, 2011

Sheep shearing: US school hopes grazing will save $15,000 in landscaping costs
# Sheep Saving
From The Daily Edge
# Sheep Saving

Sheep shearing: US school hopes grazing will save $15,000 in landscaping costs

Jun 13th 2011, 1:12 PM 327 Views 4 Comments

The only thing the school hasn’t figured out is how many sheep it will need…

# pennsylvania - Monday 25 April, 2011

Elderly couple accidentally sent $10,000 of high-grade marijuana
# Seedy Delivery
# Seedy Delivery

Elderly couple accidentally sent $10,000 of high-grade marijuana

Apr 25th 2011, 6:12 PM 2,481 Views 0 Comments

A couple receive a package but don’t know the recipient’s name – and leave 2.2kg of drugs sitting on their doorstep for days.

# pennsylvania - Friday 15 April, 2011

Ex-UN weapons inspector found guilty in online sex sting
Live Apr 15th 2011, 10:49 AM

Ex-UN weapons inspector found guilty in online sex sting

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

21 Philadelphia priests suspended after sexual abuse investigation
# Clerical Abuse
# Clerical Abuse

21 Philadelphia priests suspended after sexual abuse investigation

Mar 9th 2011, 6:31 AM 1,615 Views 0 Comments

Suspension of priests accused of molesting children follows grand jury investigation into allegations of clerical abuse.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Pizzeria owner accused of planting mice to sabotage rivals
# Mice
From The Daily Edge
# Mice

Pizzeria owner accused of planting mice to sabotage rivals

Mar 1st 2011, 1:34 PM 230 Views 0 Comments

Police call attempt to release rodents into rival restaurants “food terrorism by mice”.

# pennsylvania - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel
# Cosmetic Surgery
# Cosmetic Surgery

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel

Feb 9th 2011, 6:13 PM 1,823 Views 0 Comments

A young British woman has died following a cosmetic procedure in a US hotel – which detectives believe was arranged over the internet.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

US woman charged with infant murders
# USA
# USA

US woman charged with infant murders

Oct 26th 2010, 12:27 PM 220 Views 0 Comments

Michele Kalina, 44, charged after the remains of five infants were discovered at her home and at a local landfill site.

# pennsylvania - Tuesday 17 August, 2010

Cold case may be opened on 57 dead Irish rail workers
# Duffy's Cut
# Duffy's Cut

Cold case may be opened on 57 dead Irish rail workers

Aug 17th 2010, 4:41 PM 263 Views 0 Comments

Discoveries of skulls with bullet holes in them prompt an investigation in Philadelphia.