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Is it possible for a company to habitually manufacture and sell shoddy, dangerous products and treat its customers as if they're fools – and still remain in business?Sure it is.

CONSUMER WATCHDOG: General Motors refuses to fix damage caused by defective part

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LOS ANGELES — Leonard Nimoy, the actor known and loved by generations of “Star Trek” fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, has died.

Leonard Nimoy, actor who portrayed Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies

12:55 pm |  

MONONGAHELA — Police say a man who was angry that his disabled father wouldn't get out of bed has attacked him with a set of mounted antlers.

Cops: Man attacked disabled dad in bed with mounted antlers

12:00 pm |  

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania driver's licences issued since November do not stand up to scrutiny under a black light.

PennDOT to re-issue faulty driver's licenses

11:25 am |  

Frigid temperatures will start the weekend, and snow will end it.Just how much snow the Wyoming Valley will receive, however, is still not clear.

Sunny skies to start the weekend, snow expected by Sunday

10:26 am |  

Gas prices continued their ascent across the board overnight.AAA Mid-Atlantic provided the following figures for today's average gas prices in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and nationwide:

Average gas prices for Feb. 27

10:25 am |  

There are some areas of minor and heavy traffic that could add a few minutes to the morning commute.Free-flowing traffic is reported on Interstates 81, 476 and 380 this morning. Routes 315 and 115 are also traffic-free.

Traffic report for Feb. 27

10:25 am |  

WEST PITTSTON — Borough police have obtained an arrest warrant in connection with a home burglary back in October after a match was found this week for crime scene fingerprints.

West Pittston police ID suspect in October burglary, obtain arrest warrant

10:24 am |  

They are among the most complex procedures done on the most vital organ of some of the most vulnerable among us: Heart surgery on infants and children, rare enough that you can still count on one hand the number of hospitals in Pennsylvania that do...

New report gives details on pediatric heart surgery

10:23 am |  

WEST PITTSTON — Three people were displaced by a fire that officials say was intentionally set at an apartment house on Luzerne Avenue Wednesday night.

West Pittston fire that displaced three is ruled arson

10:23 am |  

WB Council approves downtown bar's expansion, rejects request for tax amnesty

10:22 am |  

Lottery Numbers for Thursday, Feb. 26

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WILKES-BARRE — Sixty percent of family-owned businesses fail due to lack of trust and communication, Dick Kane vice chairman of Kane is Able, told a Wilkes University audience on Thursday.

Kane is Able executive shares his tips for a successful Northeastern Pennsylvania family business

10:22 am |  

After a night of partying with a young blond woman, A Russian TV actor woke up missing more than his clothes.

Russian TV actor wakes up castrated after night of partying

10:22 am |  

WILKES-BARRE — A city police sergeant has been placed on administrative leave with pay amid domestic violence charges filed against him.

Wilkes-Barre police sergeant charged with domestic violence, placed on administrative leave

10:21 am |  

Luzerne County government detects error on some employees' W-2 tax forms

10:21 am |  

Spurred by I-81 work near W-B/Scranton airport, Indiana developer buys 58 acres in Pittston Township for $1.25M

10:21 am |  

WILKES-BARRE — With a state police helicopter looming overhead, James Edward Roche says he swallowed a handful of his girlfriend's heart medication.

Accused killer James Roche of Sweet Valley: 'I just wanted to die'

10:21 am |  

Number of residents without water in Freeland continues to drop

10:20 am |  

Pennsylvania House sends another liquor, wine bill to Senate

10:20 am |  




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