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  • Nelson_Mandela-2008_(edit).jpg Nelson Mandela dies at 95

    Nelson Mandela,95, anti-apartheid icon and former South African president, has died.

    December 5, 2013 1 Photo

  • Steelers Tomlin.jpg Update: NFL fines Tomlin $100,000

    Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000 for interfering with a play against the Baltimore Ravens on Thanksgiving.

    December 4, 2013 1 Photo

  • derail.jpg Official: Multiple deaths in NYC train derailment

    Authorities say a Metro-North passenger train derailment in New York City has caused multiple fatalities and dozens of injuries.

    December 1, 2013 1 Photo

  • patriot.jpg The Ultimate Holiday Video Game Gift Guide

    When it comes to gift shopping, the wide world of electronic gaming can be daunting if the only controller you’re used to just changes channels. This guide is a comprehensive list of can’t-miss gifts for the gamers on your holiday shopping list - made up of the year’s most highly acclaimed video game releases and Black Friday and online-only deals that will save you some scratch.

    November 29, 2013 1 Photo

  • Senate Nominations.jpg Democrats vote to curb filibusters on appointees

    Senate Democrats eased the way for swift approval of President Barack Obama's current and future nominees on Thursday, voting unilaterally to overturn decades of Senate precedent and undermine Republicans' ability to block final votes.

    November 21, 2013 1 Photo

  • Screen shot 2013-11-19 at 1.23.37 PM.png Interactive map | The assassination of President John F. Kennedy

    In the 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, facts surrounding the event have been debated and scrutinized. Take an interactive look at Dealey Plaza, the motorcade’s route, the spot where Abraham Zapruder filmed his famous footage, and the infamous "grassy knoll."

    November 21, 2013 1 Photo

  • Execution Franklin_Denn(1).jpg Missouri executes serial killer Franklin

    Joseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist who targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country killing spree from 1977 to 1980, was put to death Wednesday in Missouri, the state's first execution in nearly three years.

    November 20, 2013 1 Photo

  • g3202580000000000005337d15210a4f1295f1c88620a51deafed0ae11f.jpg PHOTOS | Tornadoes slam Midwest towns Tornadoes swept through multiple Midwest towns Sunday, leveling neighborhoods and causing extensive damage. Six people are reported dead and dozens injured.

    November 18, 2013 1 Photo

  • screenshot batkid.jpg VIDEO | 'Batkid' arrives in San Francisco to fulfill wish

    San Francisco is transforming into Gotham City with the help of 13,000 volunteers to help one little boy's wish come true.

    November 15, 2013 1 Photo

  • Pittsburgh School Sho_Denn.jpg 3 shot outside Pittsburgh school; drug link probed

    Pittsburgh police say they've taken four people into custody for questioning about a shooting that wounded three students outside a city high school.

    November 13, 2013 1 Photo

Poll

What is the biggest key to reducing gun violence in Johnstown?

Tackling the area's drug problem.
Controlling folks moving into city housing.
Monitoring folks in treatment centers and halfway houses.
Tougher sentencing by the court system.
More police on the streets.

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