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8-year-old killed in Hazle Twp. crash

An eight-year-old girl has died from injuries she sustained in a car crash in Luzerne County. 

Police: Suspect fires gun in McDonald's parking lot

Police in Schuylkill County are investigating after a handgun was fired at a vehicle in the parking lot of a McDonald's

Authorities investigating White House gunman Keleigh Gibbs

Schuylkill man shot outside White House remains in critical condition

Authorities descended on Ashland, Schuylkill County after officials say Jesse Oliveri was shot by a uniformed officer outside the White House.

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Schuylkill County man shot outside of White House

A U.S. law enforcement official says authorities have identified the gunman as Jesse Oliveri of Ashland, Pennsylvania

Remains found on Pike Co. farm ID'd as missing teen

The human remains that were discovered on a llama farm in Pike County have been positively identified as those of 17-year-old Leanna Walker, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

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Man drowns in Schuylkill County

In Schuylkill County, State Police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating a man's drowning.

Seventh suspect arrested in Pocono drug bust

Seventh suspect arrested in Pocono drug bust

A seventh suspect in a huge drug bust in the Poconos is now behind bars


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    On this day: May 24

    "Mary Had a Little Lamb" is first published, the Brooklyn Bridge opens, Major League Baseball gets lit up, Bob Dylan is born, and "Thelma & Louise" and "Braveheart" premiere in theaters, all on this day.


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