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Photo: Butch Comegys, License: N/A Gov. Tom Corbett has moved to block the U.S. Army’s plan to sharply cut the size of the Pennsylvania National Guard unit that’s based at a newly built headquarters in Scranton. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A Crystal Matos woke Jessica Romanecz with a punch to the face and dragged her out of bed by her hair. (read more)
Six years into a natural gas boom, Pennsylvania has for the first time released details of 243 cases in which companies prospecting for oil or gas were found by state regulators to have contaminated private drinking water wells. (read more)
About $90 billion of value remains in the Marcellus Shale, according to international energy, mining and metals analytical firm Wood Mackenzie. That estimate factors in the potential revenue from marketing the gas, minus development costs. (read more)

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