BC-PA--Pennsylvania News Digest, PA
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HARRISBURG _ Lawmakers have returned to the Pennsylvania Capitol, but they have yet to revisit a response to child sexual abuse scandals since the debate’s late-night collapse on last year’s final voting day.
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NEW YORK _ You canceled cable long ago. Your TV antenna has trash reception for ABC. What to do for your Oscars viewing party? A newish, under-the-radar option is Locast. It’s like an app version of a $50 antenna you can get from Best Buy, and it’s free and easy to use. By Taji Arbel, AP Technology Writer. SENT: About 810 words.
SPECIAL ELECTION-PENNSYLVANIA _ A Navy veteran and former Veterans Affairs official will compete with an information technology consulting firm owner for an open state Senate seat in suburban Pittsburgh.
AMTRAK-BRIBERY SCHEME _ A former textile manufacturing executive is accused of bribing an Amtrak employee to secure contracts worth millions for his Delaware employer.
HOUSE FIRE-=HOARDING _ Firefighters say hoarding conditions hampered their efforts to battle a house fire in western Pennsylvania, but they were able to rescue a woman and several dogs from the blaze.
PHILADELPHIA _ The Winnipeg Jets visit the Philadelphia Flyers. By Dan Gelston. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. EDT.
PITTSBURGH _ The New Jersey Devils visit the Pittsburgh Penguins.
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