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Pennsylvania: Crypto mining company buys power plant to meet electricity requirements

Crypto mining companies are continuing to find innovative solutions to power problems despite concerns regarding Bitcoin mining’s immense power requirements and ecological impacts. A Pennsylvania firm recently purchased the financially challenged Scrubgrass power plant. The plant currently produces enough power for 1,800 Bitcoin miners, with output increases planned to support more than 20,000 miners by […]

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Pennsylvania: Three shot at baby shower after argument over gifts

Three people were shot and wounded at a baby shower in Pennsylvania after an argument over gifts, Lower Burrell Police Chief John Marhefka said in a press briefing. Police officers were dispatched to the Kinloch Volunteer Fire Department in Lower Burrell, Pennsylvania, shortly after 6:00pm for a shooting inside the fire hall. “This was not […]

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Hurricane Ida triggers massive floods across New York, New Jersey and Northeast region

At least 22 people have now died in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania following the remnants of Hurricane Ida. At least eight of the victims were in New York City, and include a two-year-old boy. Some died when they became trapped in flooded basements. Meanwhile at least 14 died in two separate incidents in […]

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Man stumbles upon taxidermy rhino head on sidewalk while walking his dog

Cops in Pennsylvania are investigating after a taxidermy rhinoceros was found on the sidewalk in Aspinwall. Local resident Cameron Taylor was walking his dog when he stumbled upon the head. Aspinwall Police took custody of the head, which they say appears to be authentic. They believe it is potentially more than 50 years old. Police […]

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Pennsylvania woman who coughed on food worth $35,000 sentenced to two years in jail

While Covid-19 pandemic has caused chaos around the globe, many individuals have pulled off shocking acts to prove that the threat is not real. To keep a check on rulebreakers countries have framed punishments depending on the nature of violation. One such woman from Pennsylvania learned the hard way after she was sentenced to two […]

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Thieves in the Philly region are stealing giant Snoop Dogg bobbleheads

Thieves in the Philly region are going to stores and making off with the giant Snoop Dogg bobbleheads. The bobbleheads feature the rapper smiling, flashing a peace sign and holding a bottle of Corona, part of the beermaker’s ad campaign. Several figurines have been stolen in Thorndale and West Goshen Township in Chester County, as well […]

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US comedian Bill Cosby freed after court overturns sexual assault conviction

US comedian Bill Cosby has left prison hours after his sexual assault conviction was overturned by Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court. The judges said there had been a “process violation” by the prosecution, but admitted their ruling was unusual. Mr Cosby, 83, served more than two years of a three to 10-year sentence at a state prison […]

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Couple convert abandoned school into $2.37 million mansion with basketball court, arcade and 30-car garage

A Pennsylvania couple converted an abandoned school into a mansion with thirty garage spaces is being listed online for $2.375 million. The couple transformed an old school into a ranch-style home. The home, which is located in Mount Morris was built in 1965 for school use, Perry Elementary School until it was renovated into a […]

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Heavy snowstorm bashes US east coast

A massive winter storm pounded the US east coast, grounding flights, shuttering vaccination sites and bringing New York City to a standstill. Parts of Maine, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania received snowfall up to 30 inches. New York City and New Jersey have both declared a state of emergency. The US National Weather […]

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Trump campaign lawsuit to invalidate millions of mail-in votes in Pennsylvania STRUCK DOWN

A judge in Pennsylvania dismisses a Trump campaign lawsuit which sought to invalidate millions of mail-in votes in the battleground state. Judge Matthew Brann said the suit, which rested on allegations of irregularities, was “without merit”. In the ruling Judge Brann wrote that the Trump campaign had tried to “disenfranchise almost seven million voters”. He […]

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Man robs pizza restaurant right after applying for a job there, gets caught

A man in Pennsylvania decided to rob a family-run pizza restaurant right after applying for a job there. Nicholas Mark, 22, stole a tip jar from Pizza D’Oro in North Catasauqua. He also used a knife to threaten an employee, Wilmer Chinchilla. Mr Mark had filled out a job application with his personal information on […]

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Chinese researcher on ‘verge of making significant’ coronavirus findings shot dead in United States

A Chinese medical researcher on the “verge of making very significant” coronavirus findings has been found shot dead in the US state of Pennsylvania. University of Pittsburgh professor Bing Liu, 37, was found dead inside his home in Ross Township, north of Pittsburgh, on Saturday with gunshot wounds to the head, neck, torso and extremities, […]