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Bedford County ice cream shop offers promotion for 'frustrated' Steeler fans

A Bedford County ice cream shop is letting Steeler fans upset with the team's decision not to stand on the field during the national anthem Sunday vent their frustrations with a twist. (The Frosty Panther Facebook) LOYSBURG - A Bedford County ice cream shop is letting Steeler fans upset with the tea

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 17:05:25

Love in bulk: Couple weds inside Costco

Photo: CNN Newsource Costco is a popular shopping destination for many. But what about a wedding venue? One couple from Sydney, Australia said their vows inside the warehouse club. The ceremony took place by the tire center; the reception, near the food court. Costco provided catering for less than

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 16:44:58

House OKs poll-watching bill linked to cheating allegations

The Republican-controlled chamber voted 106-91 Tuesday to allow a registered voter from anywhere in Pennsylvania to be appointed as a poll watcher in any election district. (AP photo) HARRISBURG -- The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is reviving legislation that emerged last year as then-Repub

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 15:57:24

'Die in' held by protesters on Capitol Hill to oppose GOP healthcare bill

Protesters hold die in on Capitol Hill to oppose Republican health care bill, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 (ABC7 photo) A "die in" protest was held on Capitol Hill opposing the GOP health care bill Tuesday afternoon. The demonstration occurred at the entrance of the Senate subway area of the Russell Bui

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 15:36:13

PSU president says state funding could be in jeopardy over budget stalemate

Penn State President Eric Barron said Tuesday the financial stalemate regarding the state's budget could have a big impact on the university's funding. (Penn State photo) UNIVERSITY PARK - Penn State President Eric Barron said Tuesday the financial stalemate regarding the state's budget could have a

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 15:16:36

George Clooney pens poem to America: 'When I pray, I kneel'

Actor George Clooney leaves on a boat during the 74th edition of the Venice Film Festival, in Venice, Italy, Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. (Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP) George Clooney has written an open poem to his fellow Americans expressing his views about the divided state of the nation. The movie star,

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 15:16:24

Vacuum maker Dyson is building an electric car

James Dyson, founder of the Dyson vacuum company, says he's committed to investing $2.4 billion into building an electric car. Pictured: A 2017 Toyota Prius Prime plug-in hybrid. (Sinclair Broadcast Group / Jill Ciminillo) Dyson Ltd., the British company best known for its vacuum cleaners, is workin

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 15:13:17

Reports: Russian couple allegedly confesses to murdering, eating dozens of people

According to The Sun, police recently discovered a dismembered body at a military academy in Krasnodar. The two worked at the facility where the woman's body was found. Local reports claim Dmitry Baksheev admitted to her murder. Baksheev, 35, and his wife Natalia, 42, were arrested a short time afte

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 14:06:41

Agency: Hatcheries to close if fish license costs don't rise

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission says it will have to close three of its hatcheries if the cost of fishing license fees doesn't go up. (MGN) ERIE, Pa. -- The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission says it will have to close three of its hatcheries if the cost of fishing license fees doesn't

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 14:01:33

Several local law enforcement agencies warn of phone scams

Blair County Sheriff Paul Brooks is warning citizens of a phone scam. (MGN) HOLLIDAYSBURG - Blair County Sheriff Paul Brooks is warning citizens of a phone scam. According to Brooks, a caller claiming to be from the Blair County Sheriff's Department is contacting unsuspecting victims telling them th

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 13:49:19

911 call: 'There's a baby here in a carrier'

An infant was discovered alongside I-40 Sept. 23 in Oklahoma City. (Photos courtesy of Roger Prater) Recently released audio details the frantic moments after a baby was found in a carrier alongside an interstate in Oklahoma City. The Oklahoma City Police Department has released audio placed by Ada

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 13:18:50

Deputy's cruiser smashes into home after southwest Columbus crash

A deputy is being checked out after his cruiser ended up in a home after a crash. (WSYX/WTTE) COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) - A Franklin County sheriff's deputy is being checked out after his cruiser ended up in a home after a crash near Franklin Heights High School. The sheriff's office says the deput

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 12:56:43

Man pleads guilty to sucker-punching disabled person

A Pennsylvania man who was caught on video sucker-punching a man with cerebral palsy has pleaded guilty to simple assault. (MGN) WEST CHESTER, Pa. -- A Pennsylvania man who was caught on video sucker-punching a man with cerebral palsy has pleaded guilty to simple assault. Twenty-nine-year-old Barry

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 12:49:20

Trump says he'll visit Puerto Rico next Tuesday

Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., left, and Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, right, listen as President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with members of the House Ways and Means committee in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) President Donald

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 11:14:46

Rooney addresses 'misperception' over Steelers' anthem decision

Alvin "Bud" Dupree, a linebacker out of Kentucky, left, poses with a team jersey beside Pittsburgh Steelers President Art Rooney II as he is introduced at a news conference, Friday, May 1, 2015, in Pittsburgh, Depree was chosen by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round, 22nd overall, in the NFL

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 10:51:31

Body of Pennsylvania fisherman recovered from Lake Ontario

Authorities say they've recovered the body of a Pennsylvania man who died when his boat sank on Lake Ontario last weekend. (MGN) SCRIBA, N.Y. -- Authorities say they've recovered the body of a Pennsylvania man who died when his boat sank on Lake Ontario last weekend. The Oswego County Sheriff's Offi

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 10:24:57

Officials: 4 coaches facing federal charges for college basketball fraud and corruption

Four college basketball coaches and representatives of a "major international sportswear company" are facing federal charges in a college basketball fraud and corruption incident, according to authorities. The U.S. Attorney's Office says that 10 people, including the coaches, some managers, financi

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 10:14:25

GOP Sen. Corker announces he won't seek re-election

Republican Sen. Bob Corker of Tennessee says he will not seek re-election. In a surprise announcement, the two-term lawmaker says that after discussions with his family, "I have decided that I will leave the United States Senate when my term expires at the end of 2018." Corker is chairman of the Sen

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 16:30:10

The Navy SEAL who killed Osama gets married, Kid Rock attends at his wedding

Robert J. O'Neill, the Navy SEAL who participated in a raid that killed terrorist Osama bin Laden in Pakistan, got married in August according to an interview with Daily Mail TV. O'Neill's wedding, which was flanked with high security, was attended by Kid Rock and occurred in Cape Cod. Ironically, t

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 16:21:22

This week's recalls: Chrysler, Hyundai, Jeep and Mazda

In case you missed it: Vehicle recalls that came across our desk during the past week. Materials for this recap are received via email from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) copied directly from the www.safercar.gov website. Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-20

WJAC TV - 2017-09-26 15:52:23