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Philadelphia’s Worst People of 2011

Sure. Accused pederast Jerry Sandusky contributed plenty of headlines in 2011, but State College is a three-and-a-half-hour drive from these parts. And we’ve got plenty […]

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Dungeon Case Goes to Trial

A judge has ordered Linda Ann Weston, her boyfriend Gregory Thomas, and her daughter Jean McIntosh to stand trial for allegedly holding four mentally handicapped […]

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Dungeon Case Defendant’s Niece Alleges Forced Prostitution

The niece of Linda Ann Weston testified today that she was kept in a padlocked closet above the basement in which Weston is accused of […]

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Sentencing Day in Phillies Parking Lot Beating Death

Sentencing in Phillies Parking Lot Beating Death. Three men plead guilty in the beating death of 22-year-old David Sale outside of McFadden’s at Citizens Bank […]

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Dungeon Case Preliminary Hearing Set for Monday

A preliminary hearing has been set for Monday in the Tacony Dungeon Case that dominated local news a few months ago. Not much is known […]

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Dungeon Case Prompts Bill From Senator Casey

Senator Bob Casey plans to introduce a bill that will eliminate many loopholes in the Social Security system. The bill will be introduced as a […]

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Kids in Tacony Dungeon Case Placed Outside the City

Linda Ann Weston—the accused ringleader in the Tacony Dungeon Case—had eight children living in her home in Philadelphia. Three of those children were teenagers of […]

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Linda Ann Weston Declared Competent

Linda Ann Weston has been ruled competent to stand trial in the Tacony Dungeon Case. Weston will be scheduled to appear at a preliminary hearing […]

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Joe Pa Transferred Ownership of His House to His Wife in July

Joe Pa Sold His House to His Wife for $1. Back in July, Joe Paterno transferred the ownership of his home to his wife, Sue, […]

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Morning Scoop: Big East Invites Six New Schools

Big East Invites Six Schools Not Named Temple. Big East bigwigs met at the Philadelphia Airport Marriott yesterday and decided to invite six new schools […]

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National Weather Service Dreaming of a White Halloween

Snow in the Forecast for Much of the Region This Weekend. The Allentown area is supposed to get hit with three to six inches of […]

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New Victim From Florida Comes Forward in Dungeon Case

Victim in Dungeon Case Comes Forward in Florida. A mother is alleging that Linda Ann Weston held her daughter captive—torturing and sexually abusing her—after the […]

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Victim Escaped Dungeon-Case Suspect in Texas, Led Police to Weston’s House

Dungeon-Case Victim in Texas Comes Forward, Led Police to Weston After Escaping. A woman has come forward alleging that Linda Ann Weston kept her locked […]

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Dungeon Case Family Had History of Incest, Courts Gave Weston Custody

Dungeon Case Family Had History of Incest. Things in this case continue to spiral into an abyss of depravity. Authorities have found out that ringleader […]

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Schuylkill Is A Mess This Morning

Tractor Trailer Accident Shuts Down I-76 Westbound, One Eastbound Lane. A tractor-trailer accident turned the Schuylkill into a parking lot (surprise!) early this morning. All […]