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Osceola Mills Man Waives Simple Assault, Terroristic Threats Charges

CLEARFIELD – An Osceola Mills man who allegedly assaulted and threatened to shock his son for missing the toilet waived his right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court on Wednesday at the Clearfield County Jail. David L. Bainey, 35, of Osceola Mills has been...

National News

NAR report: U.S. existing home sales up 2.4 percent in July

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Sales of existing homes in the U.S. in July accelerated to their fastest rate in nearly a year amid a strengthening housing market, according to the National Association of...
Posted On 21 Aug 2014
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Crime

ExploreJefferson: Punxsutawney Man Allegedly Threatens to Stab Victim’s 7-Year-Old Son, Then Victim

PUNXSUTAWNEY (EYT) – A Punxsutawney man is facing 85 counts relating to an alleged incident that began on Aug. 4 in which he threatened to stab the victim’s son, her friend and then the victim “in the heart over and over again.” According to court documents, Patrick Albert Simon,...
Posted On 21 Aug 2014

Business

Record harvest loss, food shortages hit dry Sri Lanka

<img src="http://www.irinnews.org/images/ (IRIN) – Sri Lanka's government is scrambling to ease the impact of record harvest losses on millions of farmers as the country enters its tenth month of an acute dry spell. “It’s severe. In some areas in...
Posted On 21 Aug 2014
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Health

Ebola horror hastens use of test drugs for treatment

<img src="http://www.irinnews.org/images/ (IRIN) – Ebola's devastation in West Africa has catapulted experimental drugs from labs to patients and shaken up vaccine development, which was hitherto patchy as outbreaks of the virus have tended to be spasmodic and...
Posted On 21 Aug 2014
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