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2 killed, 1 injured after shooting in Clearfield County

Osceola Mills, Clearfield County - Police were called to the scene of double homicide around 7:30 a.m. Friday morning in Osceola-Mills. "The state police were called to a Curtain Street residence earlier today, for a report of a domestic incident that involved gunshots," Clearfield County District A

WTAJ - 2017-11-24 23:28:53

Woman dies after head trauma, boyfriend to face homicide charges

Cambria County, Pa. - A man accused of beating his girlfriend to death is expected to face homicide charges. Marcus Taczanowski allegedly beat 34-year-old Jessie Gordon of Westmont, last week. She was taken to Conemaugh Memorial Hospital but died Wednesday from blunt force trauma to the head. Tacz

WTAJ - 2017-11-25 02:01:21

Altoona mayor issues proclamation ahead of Small Business Saturday

The mayor of Altoona has issued a proclamation ahead of Small Business Saturday. (WJAC) ALTOONA - The mayor of Altoona has issued a proclamation ahead of Small Business Saturday. Mayor Matt Pacifico issued the Small Business Saturday proclamation Friday. According to proclamation, there 28.8 milli

WJAC TV - 2017-11-24 13:15:05

Altoona church delivers Thanksgiving meals

Volunteers at Archway Ministries spent the holiday preparing meals for people throughout the city who otherwise might have spent Thanksgiving as an ordinary day. ALTOONA -- Volunteers at Archway Ministries spent the holiday preparing meals for people throughout the city who otherwise might have spen

WJAC TV - 2017-11-23 21:27:28

Penn State students facing new charges

State College, Centre County Pa. - A pair of Penn State students already facing burglary and robbery charges are now facing even more charges. According to the Centre Daily Times, Emile Pitt Jr. and Joseph Bird were allegedly found with marijuana and drug paraphernalia near the Wagner building bac

WTAJ - 2017-11-24 12:46:50

City-wide dinner brings community together

Altoona, Pa. - Year after year, friends and even strangers get together under one roof to share a holiday meal. At Champion Life Church. the yearly meal has turned into a community reunion. Head Pastor James Baldwin explained, "They are sitting with people they don't know, and they are getting to kn

WTAJ - 2017-11-24 02:35:10

Police searching for teen with criminal history

Johnstown, Cambria County Pa. - Police in Johnstown are asking for the public's help tracking down a teenager that they say is dangerous. According to our news partners at the Tribune Democrat, Daekwon Coleman has been on the run since he fled a rehabilitation center earlier this month. The 18 year

WTAJ - 2017-11-24 12:36:13

Man pleads guilty to hundreds of child porn charges

Bellefonte, Centre County Pa. - A Bellefonte man will spend the next 25 to 50 years behind bars after pleading guilty to 330 counts of indecent assault and child pornography charges. According to the Centre Daily Times, William Beck was arrested last June for assaulting and filming a 7 and 8 year ol

WTAJ - 2017-11-24 12:19:59

Juju keeps 14-year-old stress-free at school

Villa Rica Middle School has welcomed a furry friend into its classes to help one girl live her life as a normal student. Brianah Moore, 14 and an eighth-grader at the school, can attend classes now stress-free thanks to her service dog, Julia, whom she calls Juju. "It is wonderful that Brianah had


Man and Woman Arrested in Farmingdale After Attacking Victim with Knife, Machete, Police Say

South Farmingdale, NY - November 24, 2017 - Second Squad detectives report the details of two arrests for an assault that occurred in South Farmingdale on Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 9:40 A.M. According to detectives, Mark Walker, 49, and Taneshia Marshall, 37, both of Deer Park, were involved in

LONGISLAND.COM - 2017-11-24 15:32:31

Nassau CC makes NY history by starting women's wrestling team

Nassau Community College women's wrestlers Carolyn Herrera, left, and Kristen Walsh drill together during practice on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017. Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke Nassau Community College wrestling coach Paul Schmidt went to athletic director Kerri-Ann McTiernan in the summer of

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 23:56:48

3 members of Long Island family arrested on burglary and assault charges

Three members of the same family are facing charges on Long Island, one of them for allegedly attacking a police officer. Investigators say Danielle Colwell and her son Liam, both of Bethpage, became combative with Nassau County Police. Liam allegedly jumped on one officer's back and started attacki

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-24 13:26:24

Island Raceway in Lindenhurst is worth the drive

Island Raceway and Hobby is a place where you can race remote control cars indoors. This great place is at 1015 N. Wellwood Ave., in Lindenhurst. When you want to race, you have to pay before you go in. When you pay, you get a car and a remote control. If your car turns over, someone on the track w

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 23:00:26

What a middling Uber rating says about you

An Uber driver pulls into the Hicksville LIRR station for a pickup Friday evening, June 30, 2017. Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein A few days ago, I got a phone call from a puzzled friend who had just received an email from Uber detailing her interactions with the ride-sharing service, which she

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 17:08:00

Car Slams Into Bay Shore Medical Office [PHOTO]

BAY SHORE, NY - A car crashed into a Bay Shore medical office on Wednesday afternoon, according to Suffolk Police. The car struck the SouthSide Cardiology building on 280 East Main Street at 1:34 p.m. BAY SHORE, NY - A car crashed into a Bay Shore medical office on Wednesday afternoon, according to

PATCH - 2017-11-24 14:38:30

Local Egyptians grieve over terror at mosque on Sinai Peninsula

Egyptians and other Muslims went to Friday prayers at their mosques on Long Island with the weight of grief and concern on their minds after a terror attack on a crowded mosque in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula ended with more than 200 people dead and many others injured. People in the region's small Egyp

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 22:54:25

Long Island Capital Alliance forum on food, beverage industry

The Long Island Capital Alliance is bringing investors and businesses in the food and beverage industry together for a capital forum in Melville next month. LICA, a local nonprofit capital formation and business development organization, will be hosting the Food & Beverage Capital Forum on Dec. 1 fr

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-24 20:03:00

Pricey! Scottsdale home recently sold for $912,500 from Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

$912,500 - Via Linda and Shea Blvd. - 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms/4,137 square feet - Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage/Karen J Weston Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Click to View Full Image $912,500

ABC 15 NEWS - 2017-11-24 14:14:02

What is that giant rainbow kite sculpture at the Scottsdale Waterfront canal?

At first glance it might look like a multicolored data graph, or a cross-section of mountain ridgeline. But then a breeze blows and suddenly it's a giant Chinese dragon in a rainbow of hues, undulating through the air over the canal. Stretching for three football fields along the Scottsdale Waterfro

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-24 23:28:44

5 must-see Scottsdale-area holiday traditions

The Scottsdale-area will soon transform into a fantasy of lights, music and good cheer for the holiday season. We wanted to highlight five holiday traditions not to be missed - a daunting task with so many festivities. We hope you'll agree with our choices and add your own to enjoy the season with f

AZCENTRAL - 2017-11-23 15:30:02