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Centenarian gets honorary high school diploma

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A Rhode Island centenarian has received something she'd wanted for more than eight decades: her high school diploma....
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Couple wants middle names to include 'Seamonster'

HOLYOKE, Mass. (AP) -- Sea monsters may exist only in the imagination, but a Massachusetts couple wants to make them part of their names....
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Pesky pig that scared kids on Maine trail captured

OAKLAND, Maine (AP) -- An 80-pound domestic pig that chased children and adults on a walking trail in Maine during three weeks of freedom has been nabbed....
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Oak Ridge cancels class to reduce Southern accents

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (AP) -- Some employees at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee complained about a class aimed at teaching them how to reduce their Southern accents. Now, managers are calling the whole thing off....
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Clowns help fellow clown who crashed car into pole

WESTWOOD, N.J. (AP) -- Clowns to the rescue!...
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Dad accidentally delivers baby into toilet

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut baby has arrived with a splash, right into a toilet bowl....
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Wedding reception shut down when brawl breaks out

MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) -- Authorities say a brawl involving dozens of guests broke out at a wedding reception in central New Jersey....
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Elegant Louvre Garden in Paris infested with rats

PARIS (AP) -- Rats are on the rampage in the elegant garden of the Louvre Museum, so bold they romp on the grass in broad daylight, defying death threats from sanitation workers and scaring tourists....
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Pennsylvania town gets wet yet again on Rain Day

WAYNESBURG, Pa. (AP) -- It's just a sprinkle, but it counts enough for people in a southwestern Pennsylvania town to celebrate Rain Day....
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Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) -- Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with five Pennsylvania congressmen that the NCAA penalties against Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal should be cancelled? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
77%
No:
23%
Total Votes: 5,935

Yesterday's Poll

Do you feel more or less safe in the city of Pittsburgh now than you did a year ago?

No Change:
67%
Less Safe:
22%
More Safe:
12%
Total Votes: 5,791