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Police and emergency respoders at the scene where three teenage girls trick-or-treating in costume were hit by a vehicle and killed while walking across a Southern California intersection in Santa Ana Calif.,  Friday Oct. 31, 2014. Santa Ana police Cpl. Anthony Bertagna says the girls were hit while in a crosswalk near an elementary school early Friday evening. (AP Photo/The Orange County Register, Paul Rodriguez)
Driver sought in crash that killed 3 on HalloweenCalifornia police seek driver who fled after vehicle fatally injured 3 teen trick-or-treaters
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Bangladeshi garment workers walk out of their work stations after the garment factory they are employed in closed early due to a blackout in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Bangladesh was hit by a nationwide blackout on Saturday after a transmission line bringing electricity from neighboring India failed, but power was restored to many parts of the country within a few hours, an official said. (AP Photo/A.M. Ahad)
Blackout hits Bangladesh as line from India failsBangladesh goes dark in blackout as transmission line bringing electricity from India fails
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009 file photo, steam and smoke rises from a coal burning power plant in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. After an all-night session, the U.N.'s expert panel on climate science is scrambling to finish a report on global warming that's meant to guide negotiations on a new international climate deal. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
UN panel scrambling to finish climate reportRacing against clock, sleep-deprived UN panel scrambling to finish landmark climate report
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Whole ducklings, processed and packaged fresh that morning, sit in a cooler for sale at a retail store just over a mile away from their origin at Crescent Duck Farm, Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Aquebogue, N.Y. Once numbering more than 100 farms in the 1960's, the Long Island duck industry is quietly fading into the history books, and by the end of this year Crescent Duck Farm, owned by Doug Corwin and in business since 1908, will be the only duck farm left on Long Island. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
Duck farming fading away on New York's Long IslandOnce-famous duck farming fading on New York's Long Island; just 1 farm will be left in 2015
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Cruise ship stuck off Norway, no damageCruise liner aground in northern Norway; no injuries, no damage reported
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Stuart Witt, CEO and General Manager of Mojave Air and Space Port speaks at a news conference after a Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded and crashed, killing one person and seriously injuring another in Mojave, Calif.  Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.   (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)
Investigators, Branson go to spacecraft crash siteFederal investigators, Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson going to spacecraft crash site
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FILE - In this July 10, 2014 file photo Kansas Independent Senate candidate Greg Orman speaks in Shawnee, Kansas. Orman, running a surprisingly competitive race for the Senate in Kansas, has based his campaign on his disdain for both major political parties. But the parties have something the suburban Kansas City businessman could really use right now, and doesn’t have: an established machine for getting out the vote.  (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
For a man without a party, turnout is big testIn tight Kansas race, independent Orman struggles to build turnout machine without a party
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Law enforcement officials hold a news conference in front of the Pike County Courthouse on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Milford, Pa., regarding the charges to suspected killer Eric Frein. (AP Photo/The Scranton Times-Tribune, Butch Comegys)
'We just had a hunch': US marshals nab Eric Frein'We just had a hunch': US marshals recount capture of trooper ambush suspect Eric Frein
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FILE - In this Thursday, May 8, 2014 file photo, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan speaks during the World Economic Forum on Africa in Abuja, Nigeria. Abubakar Shekau, leader of Nigeria’s Islamic extremist group Boko Haram, denied agreeing to any cease-fire with the government and said more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls all have converted to Islam and been married off. In a new video released late Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. Shekau dashed hopes for a prisoner exchange to get the girls released. Shekau's announcement further discredits the government of Jonathan, who on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 formally announced his candidacy for elections on Feb. 14, 2015 in Africa's most populous nation. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba, File)
Boko Haram leader threatens to kill German hostageLeader of Nigeria's Islamic extremists threatens to slaughter German hostage, 'always crying.'
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  • Commissioners Support PA Foreign Trade Zone Corp.

    At Tuesday's regular meeting, the Clearfield County Commissioners voted in favor of supporting the Pennsylvania Foreign Trade Zone Corp. in a letter to the Cambria County Economic Development Authority. Commissioner John A. Sobel, chair, announced that the commissioners had recently learned about a Foreign Trade Zone developing among counties to the south and east of Clearfield. GantDaily.com, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 05:36 AM
  • Special needs beauty pageant to be held Saturday

    Angela Ebersole of Claysburg, who launched a pageant for special-needs women last year, never dreamed that when she and her husband pulled over to help a woman by the side of the road that they would meet a young woman who's wanted to be in a pageant for years. Courtesy photo Jessica Shimko , shown with her mother Diana, will participate in the "Beautiful You" pageant on Saturday in Altoona. Altoona Mirror, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 01:56 AM
  • Stray animals find shelter with police

    A Hollidaysburg Borough police officer receives a call about a lost dog, an older black and gray mutt found wandering outside the post office, drinking from puddles. The officer takes the dog - friendly, well-fed with a collar but no tags - and places him in a cell until a Humane Society worker can arrive. Altoona Mirror, Tue, Oct 28 2014 @ 12:00 AM
  • Prison guard recognized for saving inmate

    Ralph Hansen of Ebensburg, a 14-year correctional officer at the prison, said he was relieving another guard on duty on Oct. 6 when an inmate called him over. Mirror staff photo Cambria County Prison guard Ralph Hansen of Ebensburg was recognized by county commissioners for saving the life of a choking inmate earlier this month. Altoona Mirror, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 12:58 AM
  • $8M for 88 victims of abuse by Franciscan friar

    Eighty-eight former students who were sexually molested by a Franciscan friar who worked as an athletic trainer at a Catholic high school have settled their legal claims for $8 million, according to two attorneys who represent more than half the victims. Altoona attorney Richard Serbin represents 13 ex-students from the former Bishop McCort High School in Johnstown, and Boston attorney Mitchell Garabedian represents 33. The students said they were abused by Brother Stephen Baker, who worked at the school, 60 miles east of Pittsburgh, from 1992 to 2001. Evening Sun, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 07:45 PM
  • Conemaugh plans Ebola drill Tuesday

    A Cambria County health system plans an Ebola preparedness drill Tuesday, which includes erection of a decontamination tent outside its Johnstown hospital. Business Journal, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 09:46 AM
  • Conemaugh plans Ebola drill Tuesday

    A Cambria County health system plans an Ebola preparedness drill Tuesday, which includes erection of a decontamination tent outside its Johnstown hospital. "We will be talking our way through an actual event," said Dr. Harold Ashcraft , director of infection prevention at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Business Journal, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 02:10 PM
  • Sentencing in car wash parking lot slaying delayed

    Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend at a western Pennsylvania car wash a year ago. The Tribune-Democrat reports that a Cambria County court agreed to a defense request to put off sentencing for 22-year-old Demetrius Gibson of Johnstown to allow resolution of drug charges. ABC 27, Sat, Oct 18 2014 @ 03:00 AM
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