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Pennsylvania: State in the northeastern United States
Pennsylvania, officially the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, founded by William Penn & St. Tammany through the Treaty of Shackamaxon is a state located in the Northeastern, Great Lakes, Appalachian, and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. The Appalachian Mountains run through its middle. The Commonwealth is bordered by Delaware to the southeast, Maryland to the south, West Virginia to the southwest, Ohio to the west, Lake Erie and the Canadian province of Ontario to the northwest, New York to the north, and New Jersey to the east.

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Leaders mark 9/11 amid several U.S. crises [Video]

Leaders mark 9/11 amid several U.S. crises

Amid a deadly pandemic, devastating wildfires, racial unrest and a polarizing political divide, the U.S. honored those who died in a tragedy 19 years ago during the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11. Lisa..

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Donald Trump pays tribute at 9/11 memorial [Video]

Donald Trump pays tribute at 9/11 memorial

President Donald Trump marked the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attackson Friday in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where Flight 93 crashed in a field.

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FPL gameweek 1 tips: Who to pick for the opening round [Video]

FPL gameweek 1 tips: Who to pick for the opening round

If you’re looking to get a head start on your friends in this season’s FantasyPremier League, you’ll need to know which players are worth backing from thestart. To help, PA has developed a..

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Biden: Violence 'getting worse' in Trump's America [Video]

Biden: Violence 'getting worse' in Trump's America

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden accused President Donald Trump in a speech from battleground state Pennsylvania on Monday of sowing chaos amid nationwide protests, pushing back on..

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Indian-origin girl's 'SixFeetApart' alarm wows US in Covid times [Video]

Indian-origin girl's 'SixFeetApart' alarm wows US in Covid times

Neha Shukla, a 15-year-old in the United States of America, has developed a unique cap which helps users maintain safe distance from others amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Neha, from Pennsylvania's..

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Biden ahead in polls, but Democrats still worry [Video]

Biden ahead in polls, but Democrats still worry

[NFA] Reuters spoke with party activists, officials and voters, who fear victory could still slip from their grasp. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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USPS warns of 'significant risk' of late ballots [Video]

USPS warns of 'significant risk' of late ballots

[NFA] Ahead of a presidential election that could see up to half of U.S. voters cast their ballots by mail, the U.S. Postal Service is warning some states that they need to provide more time for those..

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White House to roll back curbs on methane [Video]

White House to roll back curbs on methane

The Trump administration on Thursday will roll back regulations aimed at reducing emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane from oil and gas operations, its latest move to unwind environmental..

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Good Samaritans save family from flooding in Pennsylvania [Video]

Good Samaritans save family from flooding in Pennsylvania

A dramatic video captures a group of good Samaritans rescuing a family from a sinking sedan.

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Isaias leaves trail of destruction in Northeast [Video]

Isaias leaves trail of destruction in Northeast

[NFA] Tropical Storm Isaias killed at least four people on Tuesday as it made its way up the U.S. Atlantic Coast, including two deaths at a North Carolina trailer park that was struck by a tornado spun..

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Biden unveils $280 mln campaign advertising blitz [Video]

Biden unveils $280 mln campaign advertising blitz

[NFA] The Democratic presidential candidate plans to buy digital and TV ads in 15 states, including key battlegrounds and Republican-leaning states. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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Massive Apartment Fire Breaks Out in Pennsylvania [Video]

Massive Apartment Fire Breaks Out in Pennsylvania

More than 100 people have been forced out of their homes after a massive fire broke out at an apartment building in North Coventry Township, Pennsylvania. At least four people had to be taken to the..

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Four injured and over 100 left homeless as fire engulfs Pennsylvania apartments [Video]

Four injured and over 100 left homeless as fire engulfs Pennsylvania apartments

At least four people were injured and more than 100 left homeless after a fireat an apartment building in Pennsylvania. Three fire engines attended theblaze in North Coventry Township, about 35 miles..

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Premier League 2019/20 in pictures [Video]

Premier League 2019/20 in pictures

Liverpool were crowned top-flight champions for the first time in 30 years ina season which was extended by the coronavirus pandemic. Here, the PA newsagency picks out some of the best images from an..

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New Premier League season to return from September 12 [Video]

New Premier League season to return from September 12

The new English football season will begin on September 12, and Premier Leagueclubs hope to have trialled spectators in stadiums before then. The 2020-21top flight and EFL campaigns will commence on..

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The PUA program is a lifeline for millions, but according to Pennsylvania's attorney general, also "open season" for "fraudsters."
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$1 million bail set for Lancaster protesters decried as 'blatantly unconstitutional'

Several people arrested during demonstrations over the police shooting of Ricardo Munoz are being held on $1 million bail in Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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Dispute over candidates delays Pennsylvania's mail-in ballots

Ballots in Pennsylvania should have been mailed out on Monday, but legal issues have delayed the process. Democrats in the state are fighting to get the Green Party nominees off the ballot. CBS News..
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Debate dry run: Trump takes part in ABC town hall in battleground Pennsylvania

Trump took questions during the ABC town hall two weeks before he is set to debate Democratic nominee Joe Biden for the first time on live television.
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Trump campaign steps up ad spending as Biden travels to Florida

President Trump is stepping up ad spending in the battleground states of Pennsylvania and Arizona. Meanwhile, Joe Biden is traveling to Florida today. CBS News 2020 campaign reporters Nicole Sganga and..
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Trump cheered a decision striking down Pennsylvania pandemic restrictions.


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2020 Daily Trail Markers: Wisconsin Supreme Court rules Green Party won't be on the ballot in the state

Meanwhile, Pennsylvania can't certify its November ballot until the state Supreme Court decides whether the Green Party will be on it.
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'I need help': Pennsylvania mayor issues desperate plea after officer fatally shoots man

The mayor said budget cuts have hampered the police department's ability to respond to high-risk situations.  
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On this 19th anniversary of 9/11, President Trump and Joe Biden paid separate visits to the same hallowed ground in Pennsylvania, the site of a memorial to the heroes of Flight 93. Ben Tracy reports.
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Elena Santiago says she was fired from her job at the Rite Aid in York, Pa. after defending herself from a customer who refused to wear a mask.
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Biden marks 9/11 with second stop in Shanksville

Former Vice President Joe Biden laid a wreath under First Officer LeRoy Homer's name at the Flight 93 memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, before going to greet some of Homer's family members with..
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Trump speaks at 9/11 ceremony in Shanksville, Pennsylvania

President Trump delivered a speech in Pennsylvania today honoring the victims of the September 11th terrorist attacks. CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid joins CBSN to recap his remarks and..
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Trump in Shanksville, PA to mark 9/11 anniversary

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Trump, Biden to visit Pennsylvania memorial to 9/11 on anniversary of terrorist attack

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School districts across the United States are working to improve online learning access as the school year begins in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. (Sept. 10)  
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Joe Biden will travel to ground zero before heading to Shanksville, Pa., where he and the president will both honor the victims of the hijacked plane that crashed after passengers fought back.
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Remembering 9/11: Americans mark the 19th anniversary of the terrorist attacks

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Republicans from Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin are calling on commissioner Kevin Warren to reconsider his decision to postpone the season.
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Election data in states including Pennsylvania, North Carolina and Florida show Democrats are doing more to take advantage of mail-in options.
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Donald Trump, Joe Biden will mark 9/11 anniversary in the same place: Shanksville, Pa.

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A new Monmouth poll shows a tightening race in Pennsylvania.


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Battleground states push election officials to process early mail-in ballots

Election officials in three key battleground states are petitioning county commissioners to allow for early processing of mail-in ballots. Without it, election results from Pennsylvania, Michigan and..
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Some election officials call for early ballot processing

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