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FILE - In this Feb. 16, 2010, file photo, Hewlett-Packard inks are seen on display in Mountain View, Calif. Hewlett-Packard Co. reports quarterly financial results on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)
HP earnings show continued struggleDespite plans to split, HP earnings show it's still grappling with sluggish PC business
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President Barack Obama turns around as he is interrupted by a woman on stage during his remarks at the Copernicus Community Center in Chicago to discuss immigration reform, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. Obama visited his hometown to promote his executive action on immigration. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Obama: No excuse for violent, destructive protestObama says no excuse for violent protest in Ferguson _ though he understands frustrations
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Gunmen seize jewels and hostage in Paris heistGunmen shake Paris with jewelry heist, hostage-taking, crosstown police chase
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In this photo taken on Feb. 14, 2006, Dr. Denham Harman smiles at his 90th birthday celebration at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. Harman, the scientist who developed the most widely accepted theory on aging that's used study cancer and other diseases died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at 98.  Harman developed the "Free Radical Theory of Aging" in 1954, though it took years for additional research to prove its importance.   (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
Doctor behind 'free radical' aging theory diesDoctor who developed widely accepted theory on aging, now used in disease research, dies
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This undated photo released by the St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's office on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, shows Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson during his medical examination after he fatally shot Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Mo. According to a medical record released as part of the evidence presented to the grand jury that declined to indict Wilson in the fatal shooting, doctors diagnosed Wilson with a facial contusion. (AP Photo/St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office)
Brown family blasts prosecutor's handling of caseBrown family blasts prosecutor's handling of Ferguson case; hundreds more guardsmen sent in
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Newly acquired Red Sox free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval smiles as he listens to a reporter's question after being introduced to the media at Fenway Park Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Boston. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
Red Sox bring in Sandoval, Hanley RamirezRed Sox spend $183 million on Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez to dig out of AL East cellar
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AP sources: Top candidate for defense job bows outAP sources: Top candidate for defense secretary takes herself out of consideration for job
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A rainbow appears down Culver Ave. in south Buffalo, N.Y., Monday, Nov. 24, 2014. Fears of disastrous flooding from a rapid meltdown of the Buffalo area's 7 feet of snow eased on Monday. (AP Photo/The Buffalo News, Harry Scull Jr.)  TV OUT; MAGS OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT; BATAVIA DAILY NEWS OUT; DUNKIRK OBSERVER OUT; JAMESTOWN POST-JOURNAL OUT; LOCKPORT UNION-SUN JOURNAL OUT; NIAGARA GAZETTE OUT; OLEAN TIMES-HERALD OUT; SALAMANCA PRESS OUT; TONAWANDA NEWS OUT
Buffalo area dodges major problems with snowmeltBuffalo area dodges major problems as huge snowfall melts; students return to school
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  • Freeland man charged with terrorizing people with shotgun

    A Freeland man remained jailed Tuesday at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility on charges he terrorized several people with a shotgun and fired a round from his house porch on Centre Street over the weekend. Police arrested Terence M. O'Donnell, 26, on Sunday after he allegedly aimed a loaded shotgun at several people and refused to allow them to leave his house. The Times Leader, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 04:01 PM
  • Larksville man sentenced for child pornography

    A man from Larksville who admitted to downloading child pornography on a computer was sentenced Tuesday in Luzerne County Court. Judge Joseph Sklarosky Jr. sentenced Lawrence Albert Shultz Sr., 56, of Chestnut Street, to six-months to two years and four years probation on three counts of dissemination of pictures or films of children engaged in sexual acts, 10 counts of possession of child pornography and a single count of criminal use of communication facility. The Times Leader, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 03:42 PM
  • Hazleton man sentenced to prison for rape

    A Hazleton man convicted of dragging a woman by the neck to an isolated spot between two buildings, where he raped her, was sentenced Monday to serve between 13.8 years to 30A1 2 years in state prison. Bryant X. Peguero, 31, of 589 Alter St., Hazleton, was convicted at trial in May of charges of rape, stalking, aggravated and simple assault, resisting arrest, possession of a designer drug and involuntary deviate sexual intercourse. The Times-Tribune, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 09:57 AM
  • Convicted rapist from Hazleton sentenced to state prison

    A woman who a Luzerne County jury said was raped by Bryant Peguero told a judge Monday she relives her attack every day. It's been more than two years when Peguero, 31, of Alter Street, Hazleton, approached and knocked a woman unconscious, and dragged her in a vacant lot in Hazleton where he repeatedly raped her on June 16, 2012. The Times Leader, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 03:20 PM
  • Resident injured in Plymouth fire

    Firefighters battled a blaze Monday afternoon that gutted a Plymouth home and sent a man to the hospital with burn injuries. Flames erupted at 597 Lee St., a three-story single home, around noon Monday. The Citizens' Voice, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 04:48 PM
  • Seven indicted for unlawful distribution of bath salts

    A investigation by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations as led to the charging and arrest of seven Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, residents for the unlawful distribution of bath salts , which are classified as a synthetic drug equivalent to other illegal recreational substances. Today, U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania unsealed the November 21 indictments that led to the arrest of seven drug traffickers and the conviction of their ringleader, Todd Morgans, who was arrested in July 2013, pleaded guilty and was sentenced to more than 11 years in federal prison in September 2014. Examiner.com, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 04:34 PM
  • Speaking at food bank in Pittston, U.S. Sen. Casey wants to boost donations

    U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, talks about the need to bolster food supplies in the area food banks while making a stop at the Greater Pittston Food Pantry. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, talks about the need to bolster food supplies in the area food banks while making a stop at the Greater Pittston Food Pantry. The Times Leader, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 04:00 PM
  • Princeton votes unanimously to extend work hours for Transco pipeline construction

    PRINCETON - Council unanimously passed a resolution Monday night extending work hours for those who will construct a new 42-inch pipeline through Princeton and Montgomery. Williams Transcontinental plans to install about 30 miles of a new pipeline loop through Mercer, Somerset and Hunterdon counties in New Jersey and in Monroe and Luzerne counties in Pennsylvania. The Times of Trenton, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 11:14 AM
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