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Greeks mull consequences of crucial bailout referendum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- With the crucial austerity referendum a day away, Greeks contemplated Saturday how their vote will shape their future and the impact a "yes" or "no" will have on the country's youth....
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Greeks mull consequences of crucial bailout referendum

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- With the crucial austerity referendum a day away, Greeks contemplated Saturday how their vote will shape their future and the impact a "yes" or "no" will have on the country's youth....
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Right to die: Colombian man ends life with government backup

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Dr. Gustavo Quintana walks out of a modest, two-floor apartment building in southern Bogota. Inside his black doctor's bag are vials containing anesthesia and muscle relaxants, a syringe and a rubber tourniquet. The man known in Colombia as Dr. Death has just ended the life of his 234th patient: a middle-aged woman suffering from incurable stomach cancer....
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Draft accords of sanctions relief at Iran nuke talks in hand

VIENNA (AP) -- World powers and Iran have drawn up a draft document on the pace and timing of sanctions relief for the Islamic republic in exchange for curbs on Iran's nuclear program, advancing on one of the most contentious issues at their negotiations, diplomats told The Associated Press on Saturday....
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Expectation of veto aided GOP's legislative wins, some say

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- After three years of futility, Republicans finally used their majorities in Pennsylvania's state House and Senate to pass their top agenda items: ending the traditional pension benefit in the state's public employee retirement systems and privatizing its government-controlled wine and liquor store system....
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Gay rights activists mark landmark 1965 demonstration

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Gay rights activists gathered in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July to mark the progress of their movement and pay tribute to those who launched it a half-century ago - but also made it clear that the fight for equality was far from over....
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Union denounces release of officer names in police shootings

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The union representing Philadelphia police officers is challenging the department's decision to make public the names of officers in police-involved shootings....
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Handyman arrested in slaying of elderly Philadelphia woman

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A neighborhood handyman was arrested Saturday in the death of an elderly woman found beaten and stabbed in the bedroom of her northwest Philadelphia home....
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Parades, hot dogs, cold beer: America celebrates July 4

Parades, fireworks, naturalization ceremonies, eating contests and music ushered in the Fourth of July as the United States marked 239 years as an independent nation on Saturday. Here were some highlights of Independence Day celebrations:...
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Pittsburgh police probe slaying, shots fired 5 hours later

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police in western Pennsylvania are investigating a shooting death in Pittsburgh overnight - and trying to find out whether shots fired in the same area five hours later were related....
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Man slated for trial in violent robbery of elderly woman

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man goes on trial Monday on charges in a violent home invasion robbery last fall that sent a 91-year-old woman to the hospital....
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Supreme Court ruling on threats may affect Connecticut case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A Connecticut man charged with threatening a state judge in emails he sent to six acquaintances last year is hoping a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling bolsters his effort to get his case dismissed....
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Gunfire critically injures several men early on July 4

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say gunfire around the city of Philadelphia early on Independence Day sent several people to hospitals in critical condition....
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FBI questions Allentown mayor, seizes contract documents

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Federal agents seized documents from Allentown's City Hall and questioned its mayor and a top manager in a grand jury investigation that appears to be related to the city's contracting process, local officials said Friday....
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Opinion Poll

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Do you think Heinz Field would make a good venue to host the NFL's Super Bowl? <More Info>

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Total Votes: 5,548

Yesterday's Poll

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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

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