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Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) -- As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution....
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UN Security Council calls for Gaza cease-fire

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council called for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas at an emergency meeting just after midnight (0400 GMT) Monday morning....
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Israeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lull

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli jets pounded three Hamas sites in Gaza on Monday after a rocket was launched at Israel, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory at the start of a major Muslim holiday....
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Spokesman: Plane punctured by shrapnel

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- A Ukrainian security spokesman says data from the recovered flight data recorders shows Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashed due to a massive, explosive loss of pressure after being punctured multiple times by shrapnel....
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3 days on, no arrests in hunt for carjack killers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third day Sunday as officials offered a $110,000 reward for information leading to their capture....
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Hospital shooting suspect charged with murder

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man accused of fatally shooting his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist at a suburban Philadelphia hospital complex before the doctor returned fire has been charged with murder....
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Mayor says Pittsburgh concert atmosphere safer

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto says efforts to curtail problems at weekend concerts resulted in a "cleaner and safer atmosphere" at Saturday night's Jason Aldean concert at PNC Park....
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Storm brings rain, power outages to Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A storm that moved quickly through the Philadelphia area has brought rain and power outages....
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Police: Man kills son, 5, wounds the boy's mother

FOLSOM, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a Philadelphia man shot and killed his 5-year-old son and critically wounded the boy's mother before trying to kill himself as officers closed in....
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Independent hopefuls may widen gubernatorial field

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Just when Pennsylvania voters were getting used to the idea of a gubernatorial election showdown between Republican incumbent Tom Corbett and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf, other hopefuls may soon be joining the fray....
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Woman gets 6-year sentence in deadly highway crash

BELVIDERE, N.J. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman who was driving drunk and traveling the wrong way when she caused a deadly head-on crash on a northwestern New Jersey highway is now headed to state prison....
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House fire kills woman in Luzerne County

ASHLEY, Pa. (AP) -- A house fire in Luzerne County has claimed the life of a 65-year-old woman....
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Opinion Poll

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Do you agree with this proposed pilot program of screening youths in their home country to determine refugee status? <More Info>

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91%
Yes:
9%
Total Votes: 3,364

Yesterday's Poll

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Do you agree with the U.S. Sentencing Commission decision allowing felons already serving time, eligible for early release?

No:
95%
Yes:
5%
Total Votes: 8,556

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