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From Baked Alaska to a guy with horns: notable riot arrests

From a man pictured kicking his feet up on a desk in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office to a far right-wing media personality known as “Baked Alaska” to the bare-chested guy sporting a furry hat with horns, here’s a list in alphabetical order of some of the more notable arrests and allegations made by authorities.

By The Associated Press

Welfare enrollment has fallen in Pennsylvania during the pandemic – why?

In March, more than 94,000 people statewide were enrolled in the program formally called Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF). As of November, the most recent state statistics available, that number stands below 79,000.

By Kate Giammarise/WESA

Duquesne epidemiologist says vaccine distribution is like a ‘train wreck in slow motion’

Less than 42% of the more than 1 million vaccine doses allocated to Pennsylvania have been distributed, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

By Sarah Boden/WESA

State prison in Forest County sees outbreak of COVID-19 cases

The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections confirmed the outbreak of cases at the State Correctional Insitution Forest, which is located in Marienville.

By Anne Danahy