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Two killed in Monroe County crash

Coroner: Bodies in marsh 'for some time' after accident

A one car crash killed two people in Monroe County sometime Friday night into Saturday.

2nd victim identified in Chestnuthill crash

The Monroe County coroner has identified the second person who died in a motorcycle crash in Chestnuthill Township on Wednesday.

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Calif. man gets prison for dismembering Pa. man

A California man has pleaded guilty to killing and dismembering a man in northeastern Pennsylvania and was sentenced to 15 to 30 years in prison.

Strike s impact on students

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Faculty strike and its impact on 100K university students

Unless an agreement is reached overnight, faculty at Pennsylvania's 14 state-owned universities will strike again Thursday



Monroe County tax preparer accused of stealing $40K

A Monroe County woman was arrested Wednesday after police say she misappropriated $40,000 from her customers.

2 dead in motorcycle crash in Chestnuthill

Two people were killed in a crash involving their motorcycle and a car in Monroe County on Wednesday.

Professors picket at East Stroudsburg University

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Professors picket at East Stroudsburg University

Pennsylvania's state-funded universities were almost brought to a standstill Wednesday as teachers walked off the job.


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On this Day

  • Concorde lands after last commercial flight

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    On this day: October 24

    The first transcontinental telegraph message is sent, Harry Houdini gives his last performance, the United Nations is born, Jackie Robinson dies, and the Concorde makes its last commercial flight, all on this day.


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