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Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest

NEW YORK (AP) -- Matt Stonie shocked the competitive eating world Saturday by upsetting Joey "Jaws" Chestnut at the Fourth of July hot dog eating contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island, breaking Chestnut's bid for a ninth straight victory....
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California couple married 75 years dies in each other's arms

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Jeanette and Alexander Toczko were each 8 years old when they became smitten with one another. They married in 1940 and were rarely apart in the decades since....
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140 pairs of underwear stolen from store hit by 4 bra heists

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- First they took the bras. Now they've come back for the panties....
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Denver campaign would allow marijuana use in bars

DENVER (AP) -- Beer? Wine? Or weed?...
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German authorities seize tank, other WWII weapons in raid

BERLIN (AP) -- Authorities seized a 45-ton Panther tank, a flak cannon and multiple other World War II-era military weapons in a raid on a 78-year-old collector's home in northern Germany, prosecutors said Friday....
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New law takes the lie out of Ohio's fireworks 'Liar's Law'

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio eliminated part of its "Liar's Law" that for years has required residents to make empty promises to take fireworks they bought out of state within 48 hours....
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Connecticut town's Boom Box Parade celebrates its 30th year

WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (AP) -- The town's annual Independence Day parade once again will include the traditional Little League teams, floats sponsored by local businesses, fire trucks and politicians. But, for the 30th consecutive year, there will be no marching bands....
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Pilot saves own bacon, glides pig-shaped balloon after crash

PROVO, Utah (AP) -- The pig couldn't fly, the cowboy got away, and the pilot's OK....
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Dolphin leaps onto boat, injuring California woman

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- A dolphin leaped onto a boat in Southern California, crashing into a woman and breaking both her ankles....
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Cat rescued from engine of pickup truck after 28-mile ride

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (AP) -- A cat has been rescued from the engine of a pickup truck after a 28-mile ride from Pennsylvania to New Jersey....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think Heinz Field would make a good venue to host the NFL's Super Bowl? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
52%
No:
48%
Total Votes: 5,540

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will the President's plan to make more salaried Americans eligible for overtime pay be good for the U.S. economy?

No:
92%
Yes:
8%
Total Votes: 8,323