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'Homebrew' email servers: Genius as well as sneaky?

WASHINGTON (AP) -- No, it's not always a room filled with wires and glowing blue lights. It's probably not even the size of your furnace. The personal email server used by Hillary Rodham Clinton during her time as secretary of state was probably about the size of your office desktop computer and could have been tucked quietly in a corner somewhere....
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Head of UN Women: No country has reached gender equality

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The head of the U.N. agency promoting equality for women is lamenting that a girl born today will be an 81-year-old grandmother before she has the same chance as a man to be CEO of a company - and she will have to wait until she's 50-years-old to have an equal chance to lead a country....
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Security questioned in probe of attack on US envoy to Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- Police on Friday investigated the motive of the anti-U.S. activist they say slashed the U.S. ambassador to South Korea, as questions turned to whether security was neglected....
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Witness in Russian politician's slaying gets death threats

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Authorities in Ukraine say the sole witness in the killing in Moscow of prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov has received death threats since returning to her family home in Ukraine....
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Philadelphia police mourn officer killed during robbery

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police are mourning the death of an officer who was shot in the head and killed after he and his partner exchanged gunfire with two suspects trying to rob a video game store....
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Colorful 'body sculptor' due back in murder trial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Gothic hip hop artist and former escort service madam has offered a mix of fawning, fiery and flirtatious testimony at her trial in the death of a young London dancer who received illegal buttocks injections....
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Returning champ Reigel defaults in Class AAA PIAA wrestling

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) -- Fewer than 30 minutes had elapsed in the opening round of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association Class AAA Wrestling Championships, and a returning state champion has already lost....
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Amtrak to continue limited schedule on Northeast Corridor

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Amtrak says its trains will continue to operate on a limited schedule between New York and Washington as the region is affected by a late-winter storm....
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States on edge about the future of health insurance markets

MIAMI (AP) -- Mixed signals from the Supreme Court have states on edge about the future of health insurance subsidies for millions of Americans. And a summer decision from the justices leaves little time for backup planning....
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More than 10 inches of snow hits southeastern Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Snowfall accumulations exceeded 10 inches in parts of suburban Philadelphia on Thursday, as accidents closed highways in eastern Pennsylvania, flights and trains were canceled and the snow was sure to cause more problems Friday....
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Hall and Oates sue over granola-maker's Haulin' Oats cereal

NEW YORK (AP) -- Hall and Oates are saying "no can do" to a granola-maker's Haulin' Oats cereal....
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Roof of Philadelphia apartment house collapses, no one hurt

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The roof of an apartment building in Philadelphia has caved in but authorities say no injuries are reported....
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Judge asked to give boy, then 11, new trial in 2009 slaying

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- Attorneys for a boy who was just 11 when he was charged with fatally shooting his father's pregnant fiancee asked a judge on Thursday to dismiss those charges or, at least, grant him a new juvenile court trial....
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Philadelphia mayor unveils 9 percent property tax hike plan

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter hopes to raise property taxes by 9 percent, an increase he said Thursday would raise millions for the city's struggling school district....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should it be mandatory that all email account used for official government business be under the control of the U.S. government? <More Info>

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Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the incentive program is a good idea?

No:
68%
Yes:
32%
Total Votes: 10,260

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