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    Georgia Lottery Winner Invests Millions Into Crystal Meth Trafficking Ring

    BRUNSWICK, Ga. – Most of you would buy a new car or a new house if you won millions in the lottery. Maybe you’d invest in a company or go on a globe-spanning trip. But a Georgia man apparently hoped to become the next Walter White, the methamphetamine mastermind from the TV show “Breaking Bad.” It […]

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    ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Funds Breakthrough

    (CNN) — Throwback to 2014, the year of the Ellen DeGeneres Oscar selfie, Pharrell’s giant hat, and the Ice Bucket Challenge. These fads “broke the internet” (a phrase also coined in 2014) dominating social media feeds across the globe. But one of these viral pop culture moments is even more relevant today. The campaign that […]

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    Deadly Heat Wave Scorches Central, Eastern U.S.

    NEW YORK — Six heat-related deaths have been reported as dangerously high temperatures continue to scorch portions of the Eastern U.S., where heat advisories remain in effect Monday, according to the National Weather Service. Cody Flom, 12, suffered a fatal heat stroke while hiking Friday at the Sonoran Mountain Preserve in Arizona, where temperatures soared […]

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    New CNN Poll Has Trump Ahead of Clinton

    The bounce is back. Donald Trump comes out of his convention ahead of Hillary Clinton in the race for the White House, topping her 44% to 39% in a four-way matchup including Gary Johnson (9%) and Jill Stein (3%) and by three points in a two-way head-to-head, 48% to 45%. That latter finding represents a […]

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    Democratic National Convention Program Schedule

    PHILADELPHIA — Democrats kick off their convention Monday under the cloud of party chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s resignation and Donald Trump’s 6 point bounce coming out of last week’s GOP convention. The big question as the convention gavels in at 4 p.m. ET: Will Wasserman Schultz address her fellow Democrats? And if so, will she […]

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    Neighbors React to Child’s Death in Williamsport

    WILLIAMSPORT — The Lycoming County coroner has identified the little girl who died after she was left in a car. She is 4-year-old Samaria Motyka. Police have not released the identity of the woman who was caring for her. However, they describe her as someone who is close to the girl’s family. Officials are waiting for […]

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    Dickson Family Waits for Justice as Frein Trial is Slated for 2017

    MILFORD — It looks like a nine-month wait for the trial of accused cop killer Eric Frein in Pike County. Weeks, months, and soon two years will have passed since the deadly attack at the Blooming Grove state police barracks. Corporal Bryon Dickson was killed, Trooper Alex Douglass was badly hurt, and Eric Frein was […]

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    County: Corrections Officer and Inmate Fell into Elevator Shaft

    WILKES-BARRE — County officials are remembering the corrections officer killed in a fight with an inmate Monday night at the Luzerne County Prison. Both the officer and the inmate are dead and county officials are pledging to make sure nothing like this ever happens again. “This is a tragic day in Luzerne County, our flag […]

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    More Tests Needed to Determine How Child Pulled from Pool at Knoebels Died

    RALPHO TOWNSHIP — Authorities now say they must wait for more test results to determine how a child died at Knoebels Amusement Park in Northumberland County. Eight-year-old Yassin Boudriss from Lebanon County was found unconscious in the shallow end of the Crystal Pool Saturday. An autopsy was done Monday morning. The Montour County coroner says […]

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    Rescue at Dam Leads to Safety Measures

    COVINGTON TOWNSHIP — A water company is taking steps to secure property after an emergency over the weekend. A 14-year-old girl who fell down a well shaft Saturday night at a reservoir in Lackawanna County is recovering. She and other teens were not even supposed to be there, considering it is private property. Even so, […]

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    Dallas Sniper Attack: 5 Officers Killed During Protests Against Police Violence

    DALLAS, Texas — The ambush began with gunshots that killed five officers and sent screaming crowds scrambling for cover. It ended when a Dallas police bomb squad robot killed a gunman after negotiations failed. Investigators have identified the dead suspect: 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson of Mesquite, Texas. But they’re still trying to answer key questions. Chief […]

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    Wendy’s Releases List of Over 1000 Restaurants Affected in Credit Card Hack

    Customers who have eaten at Wendy’s restaurant and used a debit or credit card to pay for their food are being encouraged to check their statements and read more information on a cyber breach found at some franchise-owned restaurants. The following restaurants may have been impacted by the cyber attack using malware, click for locations near you. […]