Today's News - Tax Day, Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Johnstown police have released more details about Sunday morning’s murder at 710 Grove Avenue in the Moxham section of town. When police arrived, they found 21-year-old Zachary Andrews dead of multiple gunshots. A second person was taken to Memorial Medical Center. His name has not been released, but his injuries are not believed to be life threatening. Cambria County Chief Deputy Coroner Jeffrey Lees says Andrews’ death was determined to be a homicide. So far police say they have no motive and no suspects, but they don’t believe this was a random incident.

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After receiving a tip Monday, Johnstown Police arrested 32-year-old Keith Reed at the Coopersdale Homes. He was wanted in connection with the shooting death of Tony Phillips outside the Edder’s Den Bar in late March. Police say Joshua Cambric is accused of shooting Phillips through the windshield of his vehicle. Jeremy Woodard allegedly drove the getaway car, and police say Reed went to the bar with Phillips and was inside the establishment when the shooting happened. All three men are charged with criminal homicide and are in the Cambria County Prison.

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Portage Area School District has a new superintendent, but he’s been with the district for decades. Eric Zelanko was chosen for the position. He first started working for the district in 1985. Meanwhile, the search for a superintendent continues at Richland School District in Johnstown.

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Twenty-seven-year-old Joshua Seminsky, of Johnstown, waived his right to a preliminary hearing Monday in Cambria County Court. The former pizza delivery man is accused of forging customer receipts in order to steal money from his employer, Capri Pizza. Seminsky is in the Cambria County Prison.

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It's April 15, and if you're not ready to pay your taxes, be sure to request an automatic extension that will allow you an additional six months to submit your paperwork. If you don’t, you’ll be facing a penalty. For last minute filing information, log on to IRS.gov.

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Investigators are looking into the possibility that the teenager accused of a stabbing rampage last week at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville had specific targets. A search warrant affidavit references threatening phone calls allegedly from 16-year-old Alex Hribal to at least two other students. Authorities took computers, iPods, gaming consoles and an iPad from Hribal's house after he stabbed 22 people. Hribal’s attorney says he is not aware of the teen calling anyone the night before the attack.

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There's some new information coming out more than a month after the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. It's now being reported that the co-pilot's cell phone was on and in contact with a cell tower in Malaysia when the jetliner vanished from radar.

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People in Mississippi are recovering from a powerful storm that injured two people and damaged about two dozen trailers. Jackson County officials say high winds whipped through the trailer park in Gautier Monday night after hours of heavy rain left area streets flooded. One person had to be rescued from a trailer that was flipped over by the winds.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin is reportedly trying to end the bloodshed in Ukraine. The Kremlin says Putin asked President Obama to use his influence to curb the violence during a phone call on Monday. Moscow claims it's concerned about the possibility that the Ukrainian government will crack down on pro-Russian protesters.

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A former Ku Klux Klan member is expected to face hate crime charges in two Kansas shootings. Prosecutors plan to bring charges against Frazier Cross Junior on Tuesday. He's accused of killing a grandfather and his 14-year-old grandson at a Jewish community center and a woman visiting her mom at a retirement home, both in Overland Park.

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Two registered sex offenders are charged with murder for allegedly killing four women who disappeared in Southern California recently. Franc Cano and Steven Dean Gordon both have prior convictions and served time behind bars for sex crimes involving children.

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Mozilla is staying in-house for its new leader. The company has named Chris Beard, the former chief marketing officer, as the new acting chief executive officer. Monday's announcement comes less than two weeks after co-founder Brendan Eich resigned as CEO. Eich stepped down after reports surfaced that he'd donated money to support a California ballot measure restricting marriage to a man and a woman.

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Americans are shelling out more for prescription drugs and healthcare services. A report by IMS Health Holdings Inc. shows that spending on medications rose over three-percent last year to over $329 billion. But that's much less than double-digit increases seen in previous decades.

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A federal judge in Ohio says the state must recognize same-sex marriages performed in other states. His ruling is on hold pending appeals. The ruling does not allow same-sex marriages within Ohio.

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A quick bite may help you avoid an argument with your spouse. A new study has found that lower levels of blood glucose may make married people angrier at their spouses and more aggressive. Researchers at Ohio State say the lower your blood sugar goes, your ability to control your aggression also lowers.

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Someone at US Airways is probably in a lot of trouble for a pornographic tweet. The airline's twitter feed responded to a customer complaint with a message that suggested the customer provide feedback to its customer relations team. The trouble is, a very pornographic image was attached to the tweet. US Airways deleted the tweet, but it had been up for at least 20 minutes, and that means plenty of people were able to see it.

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WWE superstars are honoring the Ultimate Warrior. A crowd gathered on stage to open Monday Night Raw with a memorial video for the late wrestling legend. Warrior masks were given out to the audience and the bell was rung ten times in his memory.

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Major League Baseball will honor the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson today. Teams throughout baseball will wear Robinson's iconic number-42 for a sixth consecutive year. April 15 marks the day Robinson played his first game for the Brooklyn Dodgers and broke baseball's color barrier.

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