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- VIDEO | Police: 16-year-old Oakhurst shooting victim won't cooperate with investigators
Court: Employers' health plans don't have to cover birth control
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that some corporations can hold religious objections that allow them to opt out of the new health law requirement that they cover contraceptives for women.
- Greater Johnstown schools transferring pre-K, daycare operations; Zahorchak announces retirement
BREAKING | Police arrest man in connection to 'lethal' heroin
Conemaugh Township police have arrested a man they believe was selling the brand of "lethal" heroin dubbed "7 of Hearts."
BREAKING – Bomb threat closes Cambria County Courthouse
A bomb threat telephoned to the Cambria County emergency dispatch center shortly after 9 a.m. has forced evacuation of the Cambria County Courthouse.
BREAKING NEWS - One killed, one injured in Moxham shootings
One man was killed and another injured in an early morning shooting on the 700 block of Grove Avenue in the Moxham section of Johnstown.
UPJ student stunned by stabbings at alma mater
Brent Velasquez awoke to a telephone call from his mother this morning informing him that his alma mater, the high school that he grew up just blocks from, had been the scene of multiple stabbings but that his younger sister, a freshman at Franklin Regional, was fine.
Seven people escape Hornerstown blaze
Seven people escaped fast-moving blaze that started as a kitchen grease fire and heavily damaged a McMillen Street home this afternoon, fire officials said.
WATCH LIVE | "A Debate on Origins and the Tree of Life"
Watch national scholars and biology philisophers Joel Velasco and Paul Nelson take the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College auditorium stage, debating Darwinian evolution and intelligent design.
Join in the chat discussion and submit questions for the speakers at TribDem.com/TDLIVE.
UPDATE – Malaysia: Missing flight crashed in Indian Ocean
The missing Malaysia Airlines plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean, the nation’s prime minister said Monday night, citing a new analysis of satellite data. The statement was the first major step toward resolving a 2-week-old mystery that has consumed the world.
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