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  • New charges against choir founder
  • The founder of a northeastern Pennsylvania boys choir charged with rape is facing 1,100 additional counts.
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  • Police are searching for the gunman who shot up an SUV outside a motel in the Poconos Wednesday.
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  • The death of a New York City college student in what authorities have called a fraternity ritual has been ruled a homicide, a Pennsylvania coroner said Friday.
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  • A Pennsylvania coroner says a New York City fraternity pledge died from closed head injuries due to blunt force head trauma that authorities say stemmed from an initiation ritual.
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  • Prosecutors says charges will be filed in the death of a New York City college student during a frat ritual.
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  • Camelback Mountain Resort
  • An eastern Pennsylvania ski resort has been sold to a real estate investment company, but officials say the resort operators will remain.
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  • A quadriplegic fan and a nonprofit group allege Pocono Raceway in northeastern Pennsylvania has failed to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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  • A suspect has been arrested in the shootings of two men whose bodies were found in a public park in northeastern Pennsylvania.
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  • A lightning strike in the parking lot at Pocono Raceway killed one person and injured nine others, racetrack officials said.
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  • Fans leave the stands after the start of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race was postponed due to rain on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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  • A lightning strike in the parking lot at Pocono Raceway killed one person and injured nine others, racetrack officials said.
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  • Crew members push Ryan Newmans car in a downpour that shortened the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond, Pa. Jeff Gordon won. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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  • In a race marred by the death of a fan hit by lightning, Jeff Gordon earned his first victory of the season on Sunday.
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  • A lightning strike in the parking lot at Pocono Raceway after a rain-shortened NASCAR race Sunday killed one person.
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  • Officials at Pocono Raceway say one person is dead and nine are injured after a lightning strike in the parking lot behind the grandstand after a race.
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  • The faculty at a northeastern Pennsylvania university wants to hold off on renaming one of its buildings for a retired school president until the resolution of a civil suit claiming he covered up sexual abuse by a high-ranking administrator.
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  • Thanks to a repave that led to blistering speeds, Pocono Raceway's track record was topped 36 times.
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  • Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a man being sought in the deaths of an elderly couple at a resort in the Pocono mountains shot and killed himself after a brief chase in another county.
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  • Police in northeastern Pennsylvania are investigating the discovery of a man's torso found wrapped in several black garbage bags.
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  • Police are warning drivers in the Poconos about a man who may be impersonating a police officer.
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  • A popular tavern in the Poconos has been reduced to ruin following a fire.
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  • Authorities say two men face charges after two parking attendants at Pocono Raceway were stabbed while directing traffic for a NASCAR race.
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  • Brad Keselowski has won the Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway, completing 500 grueling miles with a broken left ankle.
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  • Jeff Gordon moved into a tie for third on NASCAR's Sprint Cup career victories list, winning for the 84th time when he took the checkered flag Sunday at Pocono Raceway.
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  • The unofficial start of summer is just around the corner. Where are YOU planning to spend the holiday?
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  • A springtime snow storm could bring nearly a foot of snow to parts of northern Pennsylvania.
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  • Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a man has been charged with two counts of homicide in the stabbing death of a pregnant woman.
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  • Get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys every day on 6abc.com.
  • Authorities in Pennsylvania say a 70-year-old skydiver from New York and a 75-year-old one from New Jersey were killed when their parachutes got tangled.
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  • Pennsylvania gambling regulators have fined the resort casino in the Poconos $100,000 over underage gambling violations.
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  • Get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys every day on 6abc.com.
  • A professor at a northeastern Pennsylvania university says she's been suspended indefinitely for what she thought was a humorous posting on Facebook about hiring a hit man.
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