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CNB: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

Apr. 15, 2024 16:19 PM EDT

CLEARFIELD, Pa. (AP) — CLEARFIELD, Pa. (AP) — CNB Financial Corp. (CCNE) on Monday reported first-quarter profit of $12.6 million. The Clearfield, Pennsylvania-based bank said it had earnings of 55 cents per share. The bank holding company posted revenue of $86.9...

Wife of ex-Harvard morgue manager pleads guilty to transporting stolen human remains

Apr. 14, 2024 14:34 PM EDT

WILLIAMSPORT. Pa. (AP) — The wife of a former Harvard Medical School morgue manager has pleaded guilty to a federal charge after investigators said she shipped stolen human body parts — including hands, feet and heads — to buyers. Denise Lodge, 64, of Goffstown, New Hampshire,...

Pilot of experimental plane fell out and hit the tail in 2022 crash that killed 2, investigators say

Apr. 14, 2024 13:44 PM EDT

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — The pilot of an experimental aircraft fell out of the plane and hit the tail, causing the plane to crash in northeastern Pennsylvania in 2022, killing him and a pilot-rated passenger, according to federal investigators. The National Transportation...

A Pittsburgh congressional race could test Democrats who have criticized Israel's handling of war

Apr. 14, 2024 10:25 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An election this month in Pittsburgh and some of its suburbs is emerging as an early test of whether Israel’s war with Hamas poses political threats to progressive Democrats in Congress who have criticized how the conflict has been handled. U.S. Rep. Summer...

In politically riven Pennsylvania, primary voters will pick candidates in presidential contest year

Apr. 14, 2024 00:08 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The two parties in Pennsylvania's state House and its congressional delegation are nearly evenly divided, and that won't change once results are in from next week's primary election. But come November, the candidates the parties will select April 23 for...

McCormick gets Trump's endorsement in Pennsylvania's Senate race despite awkward history

Apr. 13, 2024 23:01 PM EDT

Former President Donald Trump endorsed U.S. Senate candidate David McCormick of Pennsylvania on Saturday, urging his supporters in the state to “go out and vote for him” in one of the year’s most hotly contested Senate races. Trump's endorsement came two years after he...

Oldest living conjoined twins, Lori and George Schappell, die at 62

Apr. 13, 2024 15:06 PM EDT

READING, Pa. (AP) — Conjoined twins Lori and George Schappell, who pursued separate careers, interests and relationships during lives that defied medical expectations, died this month in Pennsylvania, according to funeral home officials. They were 62. The twins, listed by Guinness...

Flash flooding sweeps into the Pittsburgh area and spurs numerous water rescues

Apr. 12, 2024 19:04 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Flash flooding caused by relentless heavy rains that soaked western Pennsylvania spurred numerous rescues and evacuations in the region, but no injuries were reported. The National Weather Service said nearly 3 inches (7.6 centimeters) of rain fell in a short time...

Biden heads to his hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania, to talk about taxes

Apr. 12, 2024 09:00 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is headed to his hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania on Tuesday to talk about who he believes should be paying more in taxes (billionaires) and who should be paying less (everyday Americans). Biden's campaign said in an announcement on Friday...

Lawsuit settled: 2 top US gun parts makers agree to temporarily halt sales in Philadelphia

Apr. 11, 2024 19:48 PM EDT

Two of America's leading gun parts manufacturers have agreed to temporarily halt sales of their products in Philadelphia and elsewhere in Pennsylvania, city officials said Thursday, announcing a settlement of their lawsuit against the companies. Philadelphia filed suit against...