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Babes in the woods: Discovery of 3 slain girls opened iconic mystery 80 years ago today

Babes in the woods: Discovery of 3 slain girls opened iconic mystery 80 years ago today

It was almost as if Clark Jardine was keeping vigil over his infant son.

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PPL: Contract terms important in picking the right electricity supplier

PPL: Contract terms important in picking the right electricity supplier

Area residents may enjoy unseasonably warm weather today, but the break in the cold temperatures isn’t expected to last. And with that, PPL is…

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Sentinel police log for Nov. 23

Sentinel police log for Nov. 23

The Sentinel police log for Nov. 23:

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Sentinel fire calls for Nov. 22

Sentinel fire calls for Nov. 22

Sentinel fire calls for Saturday, Nov. 22

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Potential for winter weather Wednesday in Midstate

Potential for winter weather Wednesday in Midstate

After near-record high temperatures across the Midstate Monday, wintry weather will be on the horizon for the middle of the week.

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Police: Two wanted in theft in Lemoyne

Police: Two wanted in theft in Lemoyne

LEMOYNE — Police are looking for two men they say were involved in a theft on Friday.

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Police: Man found after search in Perry County

Police: Man found after search in Perry County

CARROLL TOWNSHIP — After a search, a missing man was found in Perry County.

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Small Business Saturday continues to grow

Small Business Saturday continues to grow

Last year, shoppers spent $5.7 billion at locally owned shops and restaurants on Small Business Saturday, an increase of 3.6 percent from the …

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Black Friday continues to get an earlier start in the Midstate

Black Friday continues to get an earlier start in the Midstate

In 2012, a handful of big box stores took that first leap — starting Black Friday a day early on Thanksgiving.

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U.S. Army War College fellow convicted of sex trafficking in Texas

U.S. Army War College fellow convicted of sex trafficking in Texas

SAN ANTONIO — An Army officer from New Hampshire has been convicted of sex trafficking of a minor while on temporary duty last year in Texas.

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Rain arrives tonight along with warmer air

Rain arrives tonight along with warmer air

Saturday brought slightly warmer conditions to the region, but it will not compare to the next day and a half. A southerly flow has developed …

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Wood stove sparks fire, destroys farm shop in Southampton Township Saturday

Wood stove sparks fire, destroys farm shop in Southampton Township Saturday

SOUTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP - A 2-alarm fire destroyed a farm shop in Southhampton Township, Cumberland County Saturday morning.

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Sentinel police log for Nov. 22

Sentinel police log for Nov. 22

State Police at Carlisle (249-2121)

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Children removed from filthy West York apartments

WEST YORK — Police in West York say two adults face charges and three others were taken into custody after they found two apartments where sev…

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Reading's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

Reading's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

READING — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsyl…

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Police investigate 2 bank robberies in Lower Paxton Township

Police investigate 2 bank robberies in Lower Paxton Township

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - Police in Lower Paxton Township are investigating two bank robberies, days apart from each other.

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Police investigate morning shooting in Lancaster

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - Police in Lancaster are investigating a morning shooting.

November 22, 2014 6:00 pm(0)

Tension over healthcare between Corbett and Wolf

Tension over healthcare between Corbett and Wolf

Tom Corbett was surrounded by doctors and other healthcare professionals in September, 2013 when he rolled out Healthy PA at Harrisburg Hospital.

November 22, 2014 5:00 pm(1)

Mixed reaction to Obama's stance on immigration reform

Mixed reaction to Obama's stance on immigration reform

President Obama says the immigration system is broken and he will take executive action to help fix the problem.

November 22, 2014 4:00 pm(0)

Jury convicts driver in York County fire chief's death

Jury convicts driver in York County fire chief's death

YORK — A York County jury has convicted a central Pennsylvania man in the death of a fire chief who was struck by a vehicle while directing tr…

November 21, 2014 6:59 pm(0)

Harrisburg Holiday Parade set for Saturday

Harrisburg Holiday Parade set for Saturday

HARRISBURG - The 2014 Harrisburg Holiday Parade is set to begin Saturday. 

November 21, 2014 6:39 pm(0)

Five adults arrested, children taken into custody after York building condemned

Five adults arrested, children taken into custody after York building condemned

YORK - West York Borough Police charged five adults and took seven children into custody after a three-story residential apartment building wa…

November 21, 2014 5:18 pm(0)

Pennsylvania jobless rate declines to 6-year low

Pennsylvania jobless rate declines to 6-year low

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania's jobless rate dropped to a six-year low in October.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:

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Church members each get $500 to do good for world

CHICAGO (AP) — On a very memorable Sunday, Pastor Laura Truax surprised her congregation with a bold announcement: She was about to hand out m…

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Church members each get $500 to do good for world

Church members each get $500 to do good for world

CHICAGO (AP) — On a very memorable Sunday, Pastor Laura Truax surprised her congregation with a bold announcement: She was about to hand out m…

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Obama to award Presidential Medal of Freedom

Obama to award Presidential Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is presenting the nation's highest civilian honor to 19 artists, activists, public servants and others.

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GOP hopefuls avoid specifics in response to Obama

GOP hopefuls avoid specifics in response to Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — The rhetoric is barbed, but Republican presidential hopefuls generally fell in line behind the voices of restraint in the wa…

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Uncertainty fuels speculation on Ferguson decision

Uncertainty fuels speculation on Ferguson decision

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The final weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday passed without a grand jury decision on whether to indict a Ferguson po…

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California bus crash kills 1, injures dozens

California bus crash kills 1, injures dozens

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A tour bus drifted off a northern California interstate and crashed onto its roof, killing a 33-year-old man, leaving s…

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Buffalo residents ready for possible evacuations

Buffalo residents ready for possible evacuations

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Families rushed to pack up their valuables and schools closed in advance — not of snow but possible flooding.

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Probe begins in fatal shooting of boy by officer

CLEVELAND (AP) — A 12-year-old boy was fatally shot by police in Cleveland after brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun, triggering a…

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Judge to rule on 1979 missing boy case confession

NEW YORK (AP) — The suspect in one of the nation's most haunting child disappearances is poised to learn whether his confession can be used at…

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Hundred attend memorial for Indiana aid worker

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana aid worker beheaded by Islamic State militants in Syria was praised for his humanitarian work Sunday during a m…

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Merry marijuana: Pot sellers woo holiday shoppers

Merry marijuana: Pot sellers woo holiday shoppers

DENVER (AP) — That's not mistletoe.

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Questions, answers about Detroit's bankruptcy

DETROIT (AP) — A judge on Nov. 7 signed off on Detroit's plan to emerge from bankruptcy, but he didn't specify when that would happen. A speci…

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Some 30 horses die in stable fire outside Chicago

Some 30 horses die in stable fire outside Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving …

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1 killed, dozens injured in California bus crash

1 killed, dozens injured in California bus crash

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A tour bus ran off a Northern California freeway and overturned Sunday morning, killing one person and injuring 30 — si…

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Fort Sam Houston lockdown lifted; 1 in custody

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Officials at Fort Sam Houston say they've taken into custody the driver of a suspicious vehicle that sparked a lockdown at …

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Anxieties mount as Ferguson waits on grand jury

Anxieties mount as Ferguson waits on grand jury

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Despite preparations for a weekend decision in the Ferguson shooting case, the grand jurors apparently need more time to …

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Baby girl accidentally shot in New York City home

NEW YORK (AP) — Police have arrested the parents of a 9-month-old girl who was hospitalized after she was accidentally shot inside her home in…

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2 hospitalized after Chicago building collapse

CHICAGO (AP) — Two women and a dog have been rescued after a building collapsed on Chicago's South Side, and authorities are conducting a sear…

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In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

File - In this Nov. 18, 2014 file photo, paramedics carry a body out of a synagogue after an attack in Har Nof, an ultra-Orthodox neighborhood…

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In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

File - In this Nov. 19, 2014 file photo Palestinians inspect the demolished apartment of Abdel Rahman al-Shaludi in east Jerusalem on. Israeli…

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In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

File - In this Nov. 19, 2014 file photo a relative stands inside the demolished apartment of Abdel Rahman al-Shaludi in east Jerusalem on. Isr…

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In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

File - In this Nov. 19, 2014 file photo Palestinians hang national flag inside the demolished apartment of Abdel Rahman al-Shaludi in east Jer…

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In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

In razing homes, Israel revives tough punishment

JERUSALEM (AP) — In razing family homes of Palestinian attackers, Israel is reviving a draconian punishment it largely halted a decade ago as …

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Liberia free of Ebola by Christmas, says president

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia's president on Monday urged her countrymen to double their efforts to reach the government's goal of having z…

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Israel minister: new law could break up government

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's justice minister says that if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu insists on bringing a contentious nationality law to…

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Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Cameras stand in front of Palais Coburg as the media wait outside the location of closed-door nuclear talks with Iran are taking place in Vien…

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Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, as they pose for a photograph prior to a b…

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Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

From left, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, former EU Foreign Policy Chief Catherine Ashton, Britis…

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Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, left, and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry talk as they meet for a dinner at the residence of Britis…

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Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

Diplomats speak of progress, next round December

VIENNA (AP) — The U.S. and Iran are making last-minute progress at nuclear talks but will need to extend negotiations to next month, Western d…

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2nd Czech government minister targeted with poison

PRAGUE (AP) — An envelope mailed to the Czech Republic's finance minister contained poison, the second such case in a week, an official said Monday.

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Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

FILE - This May 7, 2014 file picture shows an exterior view of the Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland. The Swiss museum says Monday, Nov. 24, 20…

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Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

FILE - This May 7, 2014 file picture shows an exterior view of the Kunstmuseum in Bern, Switzerland. The Swiss museum says Monday, Nov. 24, 20…

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Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

Swiss museum will accept Gurlitt art trove

BERLIN (AP) — A Swiss museum agreed on Monday to accept a priceless collection of long-hidden art bequeathed to it by German collector Corneli…

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Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

In this photo taken in Rome, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, Rome mayor Ignazio Marino attends a ceremony. Ignazio Marino promised to bring order to Ro…

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Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

In this photo taken in Rome, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, Rome mayor Ignazio Marino attends a ceremony. Ignazio Marino promised to bring order to Ro…

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Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

Monumental mess: Rome's mayor getting thumbs down

In this photo taken in Rome on Nov. 6 2014, people search through rubbish in front of the Giano Arch in downtown Rome. Ignazio Marino promised…

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Black Friday continues to get an earlier start in the Midstate

Black Friday continues to get an earlier start in the Midstate

In 2012, a handful of big box stores took that first leap — starting Black Friday a day early on Thanksgiving.

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The fight vs. child pornography: Many resources needed to address growing fight in Midstate

The fight vs. child pornography: Many resources needed to address growing fight in Midstate

Before Pennsylvania’s Attorney General’s Office established its Child Predator Unit, the office made about 19 child pornography arrests in a year.

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Row officers: Officials question, defend elected status of row officers

Row officers: Officials question, defend elected status of row officers

When Cumberland County Prothonotary David Buell runs for election every four years, he’s prepared to answer the burning question on every vote…

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Tom vs. Tom: Voter turnout could decide governor race Tuesday

Tom vs. Tom: Voter turnout could decide governor race Tuesday

No Pennsylvania governor has been unseated in a re-election bid since the 1968 change to the state Constitution allowing the governor to seek …

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Scaring up a date: Residents question need to hold trick-or-treat on Thursdays

Scaring up a date: Residents question need to hold trick-or-treat on Thursdays

Leaving the council chambers in early September, Amy Lyman was convinced she had not a ghost of a chance to change trick-or-treat night in Shi…

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High marks: Midstate schools explore drug testing

High marks: Midstate schools explore drug testing

More than 1 in 5 high school seniors across Pennsylvania reported recently using marijuana in 2013, according to a state survey.

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Midstate Profile: Carlisle photographer captures critics’ eyes

Midstate Profile: Carlisle photographer captures critics’ eyes

CARLISLE — When Mark Brown took a photo of his co-workers in Bald Eagle State Park looking up at a part of the Milky Way galaxy, he wasn’t sur…

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Midstate Profile: Carlisle man honored for life of military service

Midstate Profile: Carlisle man honored for life of military service

CARLISLE — When Guinness representatives and everyone at Market Cross Pub & Brewery raised their glasses Friday to salute Ken Chrosniak fo…

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