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Court order temporarily restricts nurse's movement

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- Maine health officials obtained a 24-hour court order restricting Kaci Hickox's movement after the nurse repeatedly defied the state's quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients....
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Africans worst responders in Ebola crisis

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- The head of Africa's continental body did not get to an Ebola-hit country until last week - months after alarm bells first rang and nearly 5,000 deaths later....
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Syria's Alawites pay heavy price as they bury sons

DWEIR SHEIKH SAAD, Syria (AP) -- The posters of slain Syrian soldiers, put up by families to commemorate their sons killed in the fight against rebels, are plastered on walls throughout the coastal province of Tartous, forming impromptu murals of death that illustrate the price supporters of President Bashar Assad are paying to defend his rule....
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Heavy security as Israel reopens Jerusalem site

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel reopened a contested Jerusalem holy site on Friday and deployed more than 1,000 security personnel following clashes the previous day between Palestinians and Israeli riot police that had ratcheted up already heightened tensions in the city....
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Trooper ambush suspect in court after long manhunt

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" at the suspect in a fatal ambush on a Pennsylvania state police barracks as troopers led him from his first court appearance Friday following a grueling seven-week manhunt....
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Trick-or-treating back on after manhunt ends

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Trick-or-treating is back on in a northeastern Pennsylvania town that spent the last seven weeks gripped by a massive manhunt for the suspect in the killing of state trooper....
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5 college football players charged in assault

CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP) -- Five football players from a state university in western Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended from the school after police say they beat and stomped a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling "Football strong!" The victim was in intensive care Friday with severe brain trauma....
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Woman dies in fire that sets off oxygen bottles

GRAMPIAN, Pa. (AP) -- A 55-year-old woman has been identified as the victim of a fire which also killed her two dogs and set off oxygen bottles in her central Pennsylvania home....
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Career criminal 'ashamed' at robbery sentencing

ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man sentenced to 9 1/2 to 19 years in prison on his 50th birthday says he's ashamed of his most recent crimes, a bank robbery and stealing from some people who took him in after he was paroled and homeless last year....
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S&T Bancorp buying central Pennsylvania bank

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- S&T Bancorp, a regional bank based in western Pennsylvania, is expanding into the south-central part of the state in a $155 million deal to buy Integrity Bancshares....
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Wheeling-based WesBanco buying ESB Bank for $325M

ELLWOOD CITY, Pa. (AP) -- WesBanco Inc. is buying western Pennsylvania's ESB Bank for $325 million in cash and stock giving the West Virginia-based bank an even bigger presence in the greater Pittsburgh market....
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Woman's killing may be linked to baby's father

MARS, Pa. (AP) -- Police have been trying to determine whether a western Pennsylvania woman shot with her 5-month-old child nearby may have been targeted because the baby's father is jailed on charges he fatally shot one man and wounded others belonging to a Pittsburgh motorcycle gang....
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5 things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday:...
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Pennsylvania's Gannon U to open Florida campus

ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- A private, Catholic university in Pennsylvania plans to open a Florida campus next year for students who want to pursue doctorates in occupational therapy....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should President Barack Obama repudiate the remarks about Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu made by a senior administration official? <More Info>

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99%
No:
1%
Total Votes: 11,110

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think state supreme court justices should be appointed by the governor or elected by the people?

Elected:
67%
Appointed:
33%
Total Votes: 8,069

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