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Groundhog Day · Punxsutawney
Punxsutawney Phil’s Groundhog Day prediction: 6 more weeks of winter
Punxsutawney Phil has predicted six more weeks of winter after emerging from his burrow Thursday.See the Story
62% Center coverage: 205 sources
Business · New York
'Father of Peeps' marshmallow candies Bob Born dies at 98
Ira "Bob" Born, known as the "Father of Peeps," died on Sunday. He was 98. Born was part of the second generation in the family business that his father, Sam Born, founded in 1923. His son, Ross, retired as CEO in 2021.See the Story
62% Center coverage: 69 sources
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Oil Spill · Pennsylvania
Spring Farms Elementary to stay closed for remainder of school year following fuel spill
A heating oil tank ruptured in the ground at spring farms elementary earlier this January. Southern Huntingdon School District has decided plans for the rest of the school year. The students will report to the high school and middle school and share spaces with other classes. The school district will be testing every ground water well within 25,000 feet of the tank.See the Story
100% Right coverage: 1 sources
Pedestrian dies after being hit by vehicle in Eaton County
A 65-year-old Lansing man was struck by a vehicle and killed Friday morning. The incident happened about 4:35 a.m. in the area of Upton Road. West Saginaw was closed in both directions for several hours following the incident. The driver was not injured and is cooperating with investigators.See the Story
62% Center coverage: 8 sources
College Students · Moscow
Suspect arrested in connection to University of Idaho slayings
A 25-year-old man has been arrested in Pennsylvania in connection with the stabbing deaths of four University of Idaho students whose bodies were found in a rental home near campus last month, multiple law enforcement sources with direct knowledge of the investigation said Friday. See the Story
60% Center coverage: 310 sources
Police investigating 3-car crash and shooting in Hyde Park
Police believe there was a disturbance or altercation before the incident. The 29-year-old man was taken to the hospital and is having surgery. His condition is unknown. No arrests have been made, but there were several witnesses. The incident occurred in the 200 block of South 13th Street.See the Story
53% Center coverage: 19 sources
KFC employee shot by customer over restaurants' lack of corn
Coverage: 5 sources
Court OKs life term in 2016 police chase crash that killed 3
Demetrius Coleman, 28, is serving a 70- to 140-year term. Coleman reached speeds of 100 mph while fleeing a traffic stop on Nov. 24, 2016. He collided with a car that burst into flames in North Versailles, killing the driver, his fianc�e and their toddler daughter.See the Story
50% Center coverage: 6 sources
US & Canada · Washington
Capitol Christmas Tree arrives from North Carolina
The U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree pulled in early Friday morning. This year's tree, affectionately called 'Ruby,' is a 78-foot tall Red Spruce. The tree and crew left North Caroline in early November. The official tree lighting will take on the Capitol's West Lawn on November 30.See the Story
65% Right coverage: 52 sources