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When you come in contact with a great giant hogweed, plant that causes blindness and third-degree burns, discovered in Virginia


Mass. river makes U.S. most threatened river list

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Suicide of 12-year-old Pennsylvania boy Evan Ziemniak ‘was his response to stop the pain’ of bullying

Evan Ziemniak, a 12-year-old boy from the Pittsburgh suburbs, committed suicide March 23 by hanging himself, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiners Office.

Evan Ziemniak, a 12-year-old boy from the Pittsburgh suburbs, committed suicide March 23 by hanging himself, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiners Office.

 


Amtrak train strikes backhoe, derails with 340-plus on board

CHESTER, PA - APRIL 3:  Emergency personnel investigate the crash site of Amtrak Palmetto train 89 on April 3, 2016 in Chester, Pennsylvania.  Two people are confirmed dead after the lead engine of the train struck a backhoe that was on the track south of Philadelphia, according to published reports. Approximately 341 passengers and seven crew members were onboard the train, which was traveling from New York to Savannah, according to Amtrak.  (Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images)

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Perdue Foods recalls 4,530 pounds of chicken nuggets

  
Chicken nuggets produced by Perdue Farms and sold under the Applegate Farms brand are recalled due to possible plastic pieces. (USDA FSIS)


Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil Did Not See His Shadow

A screengrab of a video by the tourism website of the state of Pennsylvania shows the groundhog Punxsutawney Phil being watched for signs of his shadow.


One dead in listeria outbreak; salad suspected