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Tuesday, May. 24, 2016

Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
BUTLER, EVANS CITY HONOR VETS
Banners salute service
Two communities are honoring military veterans in a very visible fashion.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
Drug arrest made after traffic stop
A traffic stop landed a Butler man in jail after city police say they found several dozen stamp bags of suspected heroin in his car.

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National | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Baltimore prosecutor criticized
BALTIMORE — After two trials and no convictions, Baltimore’s top prosecutor is facing criticism that she moved too quickly to file charges against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray without first ensuring there was enough evidence to bring them to bear.

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International | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Official points to blast
CAIRO — A senior Egyptian forensics official said human remains recovered from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 have burns on them and are “very tiny,” which suggests an explosion may have taken place in midair on board the aircraft.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
SRU freezes rates for campus housing
SLIPPERY ROCK — Housing fees and other rates for student services at Slippery Rock University won’t increase next year, the school announced Monday.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
STEM Career Tour offered for Butler County students
Fifteen Butler County students can take a STEM Careers Tour on June 13 to 17 for free.

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National | May 24, 2016
VA secretary compares long wait to lines at Disneyland
WASHINGTON — Critics said Monday that Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald had trivialized the long-standing problem of lengthy wait times for appointments at California’s veterans medical centers by comparing them to waiting in long lines at Disneyland.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
Adult smoking rate in U.S. sees big decline
NEW YORK — The nation seems to be kicking its smoking habit faster than ever before.

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Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Attorney: Inmates are nervous
The attorney representing the two Butler County Prison inmates alleging sexual assault by a vendor’s worker said his clients need to be released because of their trauma.

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Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Mural painters coming to Butler
The Walldogs are coming to make Butler a little bit brighter.

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Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Butler JROTC excels at Raider games
FORT DIX, N.J. — The Butler School District’s JROTC students never thought they would bring home a trophy from a competition in Fort Dix, N.J., let alone the six they won — a first in more than 25 years.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
Moniteau budget would raise taxes
CHERRY TWP — The Moniteau School Board on Monday night passed a 2016-17 preliminary budget of $21.2 million.

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National | May 24, 2016
Mrs. Lincoln’s funeral ledger found
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — An itemized list believed to be from former first lady Mary Todd Lincoln’s funeral has resurfaced after two of the oldest funeral homes in Springfield, Ill., merged.

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National | May 24, 2016
Obama signs bill striking offensive terms from laws
WASHINGTON — Federal laws will no longer include outdated and offensive terms used to describe minority groups.

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National | May 24, 2016
Sanders campaigns in Calif.
LOS ANGELES — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia and his push to make the party more inclusive could get “messy” but asserts: “Democracy is not always nice and quiet and gentle.”

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Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
1 driver hurt in 2-vehicle crash in SR Township
SLIPPERY ROCK TWP — One person was hurt in a two-vehicle accident late Monday morning at Route 173 and Duffy Road.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
Mowing questioned again
ADAMS TWP — Another resident has complained about the township’s mowing contract for the township park.

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Pennsylvania | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Environmental secretary quits in controversy
HARRISBURG — In an e-mail that precipitated his resignation, Gov. Tom Wolf’s environmental protection secretary criticized environmental advocates for a lack of “pushback” against certain bills and said they were “without influence.”

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National | May 24, 2016
Volkswagen to provide update on settlements
SAN FRANCISCO — A federal judge is set to get an update on ongoing settlement talks in the Volkswagen emissions cheating scandal after announcing a tentative deal last month for nearly half a million polluting Volkswagens in the U.S.

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Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
Chase ends with Tasing
BUTLER TWP — A police chase through Lyndora ended only when the suspect’s vehicle hit a ditch and became disabled.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
Concert set at senior high
BUTLER TWP — The Butler High School music department will have a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the senior high auditorium. Performing will be the concert choir, girls ensemble, boys ensemble and mixed ensemble.

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Local News | May 24, 2016
Names of drivers involved in crash at Mars reported
MARS — The names have been released of the people involved in a crash that occurred Thursday on Route 228 that injured one and caused a traffic jam.

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Local News | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
CWNC
ADAMS TWP — Madeline Ivory was crowned queen and Sam Porter was crowned king at the Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School prom Sunday night at the Treesdale Golf and Country Club.

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Pennsylvania | May 24, 2016 Butler Eagle Online
State
Man convicted of killing sisters

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