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Downtown State College has grown up since Penn State last welcomed families back for a traditional homecoming. High-rises dot the nearly one-mile stretch abutting the university, while more than two dozen businesses have popped up since fall 2019.

A woman has been charged with third-degree murder after fatally stabbing man in Penns Valley.

The CDC is deciding today on giving millions of people extra protection from coronavirus. An advisory panel will consider another dose from Moderna and Johnson and Johnson. The FDA approved both boosters yesterday and said it’s okay to mix and match vaccines.

The House is voting today on criminal charges for an adviser to former President Trump.  The committee investigating January’s Capitol attack already recommended Steve Bannon be held in contempt for defying a subpoena.  He’s refused to testify or provide documents.

The search may be over for the only person of interest in the Gabby Petito case.  She’s the Florida woman strangled during a cross country road trip with her fiance.  A family attorney says a body found in a nature park yesterday is likely Brian Laundrie who vanished last month.

Doctors in New York are celebrating a medical breakthrough.  They attached a kidney grown in a genetically altered pig to a patient for the first time.  And it worked, without causing rejection.  Experts say this could become a short-term treatment for severely ill patients.