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0 Ferguson Township Condominium Catches Fire After Being Struck by Lightning

A severe storm that passed through State College on Sunday evening left a path of fire and downed trees behind it. Crews from several local fire companies responded to a call that came into the Alpha Fire Company at 7:23 p.m. after a condominium at 3221 Shellers Road in Ferguson Township caught fire after being struck by lightning. The storm also knocked down trees at two intersections in downtown State College.

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0 James Franklin Says The Numbered Helmet Is Just a Decoration

Penn State fans are quick to notice every little thing that goes on with the program, so when freshman running back Nick Scott tweeted out a photo of a Penn State football helmet with the number 24 on it (Scott’s number) fans were all over social media guessing what that might mean. The real reason for the helmet? It’s a decoration in Franklin’s office.

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0 Governor Corbett Argues He’s a Wrongful Party in NCAA Lawsuit

In a court filing this week, an attorney for Gov. Tom Corbett argues the governor should be dropped from a lawsuit filed by the NCAA. A state law, signed by Corbett Feb. 20, 2013, requires the NCAA to spend Penn State’s $60 million fine for the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal within Pennsylvania.

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0 Kane’s Report on Corbett Investigation Released

The Office of the Attorney General released a report Monday morning that indicates authorities took too long to investigate the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse crimes. However, the report says there is no evidence to show any issues or “missteps” were politically motivated.

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0 Rabid Fox Attacks Woman; Second Fox Spotted

Officials in Harris Township, where Boalsburg is located, issued an alert Monday saying the gray fox that attacked a woman in the township last week was rabid and say that a second gray fox exhibiting similar behavior was witnessed in the township.

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0 State College Restaurants Reopen After Federal Enforcement Operation

Restaurants began periodically reopening Thursday and Friday after federal agents executed search warrants at the businesses and took several people into custody. The Homeland Security Investigations unit with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency conducted an enforcement operation in State College Thursday, which targeted a number of restaurants.

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0 Federal Agents Target Local Ethnic Restaurants

Federal agents took several people into custody and seized evidence during an enforcement operation Thursday in State College, which targeted ethnic restaurants. The Homeland Security Investigations unit with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency conducted a targeted enforcement operation in the borough.

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