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WJAC-TV: Parents Sue Over Son’s Suicide at SCI Cresson

By: WJAC Web Staff and The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — The parents of an inmate who hanged himself in a state prison in Cambria County have sued the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections for misusing solitary confinement to deal with mentally ill inmates. The State...
Posted On 09 Jul 2014

National News

Texas home shooting incident kills 5, wounds pair

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Spring, TX, United States (4E) – Five people were shot dead and two were wounded in a shooting at a Harris County home on Wednesday. Police found the bodies of three children and two adults at a home in the 700...
Posted On 09 Jul 2014
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Crime

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at Clearfield An incident of burglary occurred sometime between July 2 and Monday on Rolling Stone Road in Covington Township. During the incident, someone allegedly used force to enter Troyer’s Custom Sawing. Further, they allegedly removed approximately 20...
Posted On 09 Jul 2014

Business

Mexico inflation rises 0.17 percent in June on higher costs of energy and services

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Mexico City, Mexico (4E) – Inflation in Mexico accelerated in June as overall consumer prices were boosted by higher energy and services costs. In June, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) climbed 0.17 percent,...
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Health

Sierra Leone hospital battles Ebola

<img src="http://www.irinnews.org/images/ (IRIN) – Hasan Kamara patiently labels blood samples at the government hospital in Kenema, eastern Sierra Leone. The country, alongside neighbouring Guinea and Liberia, is currently experiencing the worst outbreak of Ebola...
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