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Last Updated: August 8, 2014 - 10:31am

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. fighters dropped bombs on Islamic militants in Iraq Friday, the Pentagon said, carrying out President Barack Obama's promise of military force to counter the...

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Last Updated: August 7, 2014 - 6:27pm

BLOOMSBURG — A bridal store turned down a lesbian couple’s request to order gowns for their wedding because of its owners’ religious faith, said one of the owners.

“We feel we...

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Last Updated: August 7, 2014 - 3:32pm

WILLIAMSPORT — Mary Ann Gillespie admitted to kiting hundreds of checks while working at Century 21 Covered Bridges Realty in Bloomsburg over the past several years.

Gillespie, 59...

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Last Updated: August 6, 2014 - 6:31pm

BERWICK — A suspected meth maker stashed drug ingredients in a hidden compartment under his kitchen sink and stowed used “one-pot” labs in his freezer, police say.

Probation...

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Last Updated: August 6, 2014 - 5:00pm

LEWISBURG — Minuteman Towing President Brian Bolus buried waste spilled during highway wrecks instead of cleaning it up, the state says. Bolus also instructed his employees to add faked...

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Last Updated: August 2, 2014 - 2:59pm

By the Press Enterprise staff
BRIAR CREEK — Customers of First Keystone Community Bank discovered mysterious $150 withdrawals from accounts Saturday.

One customer said $150...

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Last Updated: August 1, 2014 - 1:32pm

BLOOMSBURG — A relieved Leon Mengine wiped tears from his eyes and hugged his lawyer after being acquitted Friday on all 36 counts of child rape and sexual exploitation of a foster child...

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Last Updated: July 31, 2014 - 12:34pm

DANVILLE — Motorists traveling through the Danville area on Route 54 should expect traffic backups due to a resurfacing project. As of 12:30 p.m., PennDOT was reporting that traffic was...

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Last Updated: July 29, 2014 - 3:34pm

Law enforcement officials investigating Frank Spencer's July 3, 2012 murder released a detailed, 58-page report from the grand jury. The document includes testimony from witnesses,...

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Last Updated: July 28, 2014 - 6:45pm

DANVILLE — A broken water main shut down a section of Route 11 between Danville and Mahoning Township Monday.

The 12-inch pipe burst just above Dunkin Donuts and the Route 11 car...

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Last Updated: July 28, 2014 - 7:16pm

HARRISBURG — Police are still looking for a man they believe had a hand in the Frank Spencer murder, as well as two arson fires that preceded it.

Anthony Rocco Franklin, 72, the...

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Last Updated: July 28, 2014 - 5:34pm

HEMLOCK TWP. — Maria Sanutti-Spencer denies having any involvement in ex-husband Frank Spencer's execution-style murder in July 2012.

In fact, she says “it’s stupid” for anyone to...

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Last Updated: July 28, 2014 - 11:39am

DANVILLE — Dr. Glenn Steele Jr. will step down as CEO of the Geisinger Health System in June 2015, and the search for his replacement has begun, Geisinger announced this morning.

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Last Updated: July 25, 2014 - 5:27pm

BLOOMSBURG — Ganmao Zhou is a family man, not a sex offender, his lawyer says. The suspect denies masturbating in Fishing Creek like officers say he did.

But Zhou, 37, of 461 E....

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