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This undated photo shows Will Radcliff. Radcliff, who built a multimillion-dollar global business from “Slush Puppie” flavored icy drinks, has died in Cincinnati. He was 74. (AP Photo/Cincinnati Enquirer)
Ohio creator of Slush Puppies dead at age 74Will Radcliff, creator of Slush Puppie, dead in Cincinnati at 74; built global business
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A video display at a convenience store shows a wanted poster of Eric Frein, a 31-year-old from Canadensis, Pa., Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Philadelphia. Frein is charged with killing Pennsylvania State Trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson and wounding Trooper Alex Douglass in a late-night ambush Sept. 12 outside the Blooming Grove state police barracks. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Ambush suspect could be aided by dense woodsSuspect in troopers' ambush could be aided by rugged terrain in northeastern Pennsylvania
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FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, file photo, Cody Cousins, right, walks down the hall inside the Tippecanoe County Jail in Lafayette, Ind., on the way to his initial hearing on charges of murder in the shooting and stabbing death of engineering student Andrew Boldt on the campus of Purdue University.  Cousins pleaded guilty to murder last month for the attack that killed Boldt. His attorney says he'll ask the judge to rule Cousins guilty but mentally ill. Cousins' sentencing is set for Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Journal & Courier, John Terhune, Pool, File)
Purdue shooter sentenced to 65 years in prisonJudge sentences killer of Purdue student to 65 years prison, rejects mental illness defense
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Kobach to add disclaimer to Kansas Senate ballotsKobach: Ballots in Kansas Senate race with no Democratic candidate will include disclaimer
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Screens show Scotland's referendum results as money traders work at a foreign exchange dealing company in Tokyo, Friday, Sept.  19, 2014. The British pound jumped as Scotland voted to stay part of the United Kingdom while Japanese shares surged as the yen extended losses against the dollar. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks driftUS stock indexes end little changed after Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba debuts
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FILE- In this Oct. 16, 2011, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NFL football game in Chicago.  After enduring the fallout from child abuse allegations against star running back Adrian Peterson, the Vikings first-year coach Mike Zimmer might benefit from visiting an old friend in the football business. He'll do so this Sunday when he sees Saints coach Sean Payton in the New Orleans, though the timing is far from ideal. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
Petition filed seeking to block Peterson from sonMinnesota authorities file for protection order for Adrian Peterson's son
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Football fans wait in line to trade in their former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice jerseys, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. The Ravens offered fans a chance to trade in their Rice jerseys for those of another player after he was cut by the team and suspended indefinitely by the NFL for domestic violence. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Ravens fans trade in their Rice jerseys at stadiumRavens fans line up to trade in their Ray Rice jerseys for those of other Baltimore players
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FDA revises food safety rules due next yearFDA revises food safety rules ahead of 2015 deadline in an effort to appease wary farmers
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3 guilty in Ga. salmonella-tainted peanut trialGeorgia peanut plant owner, 2 others found guilty in salmonella-poisoned trial; face prison
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  • Ambush suspect probably hiding in woods

    Pennsylvania State Troopers carry the casket of murdered Pennsylvania State Trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson out of Saint Peter's Cathedral in Scranton, Pa. KRMG-AM Tulsa, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 02:08 AM
  • Jury finds man not guilty of vehicular homicide in fatal W-B crash

    A jury on Friday found Patrick Ramirez not guilty of a vehicular homicide charge relating to the death of his friend while he was driving drunk. A jury found Ramirez, 26, of Blue Spring, Missouri, not guilty of charges of homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence of alcohol and accidents involving death or personal injury while not properly licensed. The Citizens' Voice, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 03:52 PM
  • Warrant issued for man wanted in Wilkes-Barre stabbing

    Angus "Ice Breezy" Garrison, 27, of 84 Hutson St., Wilkes-Barre, is charged with two counts of aggravated assault for stabbing Reneard Harris in the chest Sept. 12. Harris picked Garrison out of a photo lineup Wednesday. The Citizens' Voice, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 04:32 AM
  • I-81 project near airport could be delayed, roundabouts coming soon

    The $41.91 million project to overhaul access to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport and surrounding communities like Avoca and Dupont could soon run into delays that would increase the price tag. Initially scheduled to wrap up in November 2015, the project could now run into the spring of 2016 and perhaps cost an additional $600,000 to $700,000, state Department of Transportation project manager Paul Smith told the Bi-County Airport Board on Thursday. The Times-Tribune, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 06:18 PM
  • Body found behind Wilkes-Barre apartment complex

    Wilkes-Barre police are investigating the death of a man found behind the Interfaith Heights apartments on Coal Street early Thursday morning, the Luzerne County coroner confirmed. Coroner Bill Lisman said he pronounced an unidentified man dead at the scene in a grassy field behind the apartments. The Citizens' Voice, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 10:06 AM
  • Wilkes University announces plans to expand entrepreneurship center

    Wilkes President Patrick Leahy introduces Rodney Ridley Sr. as the new director of Wilkes UniversityA a a s Allan P. Kirby Center for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship.cv19leahyWarren Ruda / The Citizens' Voice Rodney Ridley Sr. was announced as the new director of Wilkes UniversityA a a s Allan P. Kirby Center for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship. Portrait of Allan P. Kirby hangs of Ridleys left shoulder.cv19ridleyp2Warren Ruda / The Citizens Voice WILKES-BARRE - Wilkes University officials appointed a new director of the Allan P. Kirby Center for Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship and announced plans Thursday to expand its offerings. The Citizens' Voice, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 04:10 AM
  • Slots cash a mixed bag for Pa. land owners

    In the summer of 2004, Gov. Ed Rendell and top state lawmakers promoted legalized casino gambling as a way to provide historic relief from burdensome school property taxes. A decade later, slot-machine revenue has helped restrain the inexorable growth of a tax that homeowners love to hate, and completely eliminated it for thousands of low-income seniors. Pocono Record, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 01:08 AM
  • Man being questioned in police barracks shooting

    State police Commissioner Frank Noonan, addresses the media on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 in Blooming Grove, Pa. WSB-TV, Sat, Sep 13 2014 @ 02:15 PM
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