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WJAC-TV.COM: Slain Trooper Eulogized as Impeccable Officer

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A slain Pennsylvania state trooper is being remembered as an impeccable officer who always put his family first. Police Commissioner Frank Noonan says everyone admired 38-year-old Bryon Dickson, who could always be...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014

National News

Much Does That X-Ray Cost? You Can Find Out In New Hampshire

Washington, DC, United States (KaiserHealth) – When Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield became embroiled in a contract dispute with Exeter Hospital in N.H. in 2010, its negotiators came to the table armed with a new weapon: public data showing the hospital was one of the most...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014
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GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at DuBois An incident of burglary/theft occurred Tuesday on Third Street in Falls Creek Borough. During the incident, someone allegedly entered the victim’s residence and removed money, clothing and various other items. The total value of the stolen items is...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014


Ebola virus’ economic impact hits Sierra Leone citizens

<img src="http://www.irinnews.org/images/ (IRIN) – As the World Bank predicts billions of dollars could be drained from Ebola-affected countries by the end of next year, IRIN spoke to Freetown residents to gauge how the crisis was affecting their lives. All sectors...
Posted On 18 Sep 2014
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Dying In America Is Harder Than It Has To Be, IOM Advises

Washington, DC, United States (KaiserHealth) – It is time for conversations about death to become a part of life. That is one of the themes of a 500-page report, titled “Dying In America,” released Tuesday by the Institute of Medicine. The report suggests that...
Posted On 17 Sep 2014
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