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Pennsylvania

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is a state located in the Northeastern and Middle Atlantic regions of the United States. The state borders Delaware and Maryland to the south, West Virginia to the southwest, Ohio to the west, New York and Ontario, Canada, to the north, and New Jersey to the east. The state's four most populous cities are, respectively, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown and Erie. The state capital is Harrisburg.

Articles About Pennsylvania

Sophie Turner
'Game of Thrones' Joins 'Breaking Bad'; Sophie Turner and Mark Margolis Appear in New Indie Film

By IBTimes AU

Sophie Turner and Mark Margolis will both appear in a new indie film titled "Alone". The story is about a 35 year-old man who goes through a Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, then lately be taken care of by an unlikely rebellious New York Cit... (Apr 14)

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Nate Scimio's hospital selfie (Nate Scimio, Twitter)
School Stabbing: Pennsylvania Teen Who Pulled Fire Alarm to Save Fellow Students Hailed as Hero; Hospital Selfie Goes Viral

By IBTimes IN

Nate Scimio, who was injured in the attack, is now rapidly rising to fame through a proud selfie he took at the hospital, showing his wounded hand (Apr 10)

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Muslims line up to cast their votes for the general election outside a polling station at Parla village in Muzaffarnagar district
As Riot-hit Muzaffarnagar Votes, Religious Divide Favours Modi

By Reuters

Manoj Balyan wants Narendra Modi to become India's next prime minister when results of a general election are released next month, and not because of the pro-business opposition leader's record as a credible economic manager. (Apr 10)

MORE TOPICS: PAKISTAN, COURT, INDIA, SUPREME COURT, CONGRESS

Knife-wielding student wounds 22 in Pennsylvania school
Knife-wielding Student Wounds 22 in Pennsylvania School

By Reuters

A 16-year-old student wielding two knives went on a stabbing rampage in the hallways of a Pittsburgh-area high school on Wednesday, wounding 22 people before he was tackled by an assistant principal, officials said. (Apr 10)

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Ashlin (L) and Jude Burkhart, from Murrysville, hold candles during a prayer vigil for victims of the Franklin Regional High School stabbing rampage, at Calvary Lutheran Church in Murrysville, Pennsylvania April 9, 2014.
Pennsylvania High School Heinous Stabbing Showed Modern Heroism of Students, Alex Hribal, Suspect Comes From 'Nice Family'

By IBTimes AU

A mass stabbing incident that occurred inside Franklin Regional Senior High School in Murrysville, Pennsylvania on April 9, has shocked the community. At least 20 students were stabbed, around seven of whom sustained life-threatening injuries. (Apr 10)

BJP Unveils Muscular Manifesto, says will Review Nuclear Policy
Gloves off as BJP Woos the Hindu Vote in Northern Heartland

By Reuters

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), tipped to form the next government, appears to be returning to its Hindu nationalist roots at the start of a five-week general election, raking up divisive issues and using strong language in an area hit by religious riots. (Apr 08)

MORE TOPICS: PAKISTAN, COURT, ELECTIONS, INDIA, SUPREME COURT, CONGRESS

High School Violist and Shot Putter Gets '8 Yesses' from All 8 Ivy League Schools

By IBTimes AU

Getting into one (1) Ivy League school is already a tough endeavor for most high school students getting into college. But for Kwasi Enin, the odds went all in his favor as he got accepted to all eight (8) Ivy League schools. (Apr 02)

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Tomb with Pyramid Entranceway Discovered in Egypt (Representational Image)
3,300-Year-Old Tomb with Pyramid Entrance Discovered in Egypt

By IBTimes IN

A 3,300 year-old tomb was newly unearthed at an ancient cemetery in Egypt by archaeologists which was discovered at the site of Abydos. (Apr 01)

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Global Warming
Global Warming to Exacerbate Global Security Issues - UN Report

By IBTimes AU

As the world's temperatures continue to warm up, so does the tempers globally. Hot tempers may exacerbate global security issues as people fight over resources, particularly water and energy, which could lead to civil wars and strife between nat... (Mar 31)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, UNITED NATIONS, CLIMATE CHANGE, U.S. NAVY

Wayne Knight
Wayne Knight Death Hoax: Seinfeld’s Newman Reportedly Died in a Car Accident

By IBTimes IN

Actor Wayne Knight, best known as Seinfeld’s Newman, was the latest victim of an Internet death hoax on Sunday. A fake story circulating on the web noted that Knight passed away in a tragic car accident. (Mar 17)

MORE TOPICS: BRAD PITT, TWITTER, NEW YORK, JUSTIN BIEBER