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Presidential race shows deep seated strife toward minorities

WASHINGTON (AP) -- It started with Mexicans being publicly accused by presidential candidate Donald Trump of being criminals and rapists. It escalated to ejections, to sucker punches, to pepper spray. And now violence and strife seems to be a commonplace occurrence out on the campaign trail....
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Putin blasts West on first trip to EU country this year

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- On his first trip to a European Union country this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday sharply criticized western policy toward Moscow, describing a newly expanded U.S. missile defense system as a threat to his country's security - and vowing to retaliate....
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Obama uses Hiroshima visit as opportunity to urge no nukes

HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) -- With an unflinching look back at a painful history, President Barack Obama stood on the hallowed ground of Hiroshima on Friday and declared it a fitting place to summon people everywhere to embrace the vision of a world without nuclear weapons....
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Text of Obama's speech at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

Text of President Barack Obama's remarks Friday at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park about the U.S. atomic bombing, the legacy of World War II and nuclear weapons, as delivered:...
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Pennsylvania priest on leave after sexual harassment suit

DUBOIS, Pa. (AP) -- A Catholic priest has been placed on leave after a woman sued his diocese, saying she was forced to resign when she complained that the cleric touched himself improperly during work meetings....
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Man admits to 2003 killing of ax murderer's 3-year-old son

READING, Pa. (AP) -- A man already serving time in a Pennsylvania prison has pleaded guilty to killing a convicted ax murderer's 3-year-old son in 2003....
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Police: Owner killed in shooting at Pittsburgh-area motel

JEFFERSON HILLS, Pa. (AP) -- Police say the owner of a motel in the Pittsburgh suburbs was fatally shot while working behind the front desk....
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Pennsylvania girl, 17, found dead in car on graduation day

LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (AP) -- A coroner and police are trying to figure out how a 17-year-old Pennsylvania girl died in a car early on the day she was supposed to graduate from high school....
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Child endangerment charges dropped against ex-radio host

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Prosecutors have dropped charges against a former radio host who police say was caring for her infant daughter when she suffered a skull fracture....
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Churchgoer charged in Sunday service slaying headed to trial

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia church member has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he shot a fellow churchgoer to death after the victim became verbally disruptive during Sunday services and punched the man in the face....
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Uber appeals Pennsylvania utility regulator's $11.4M fine

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Ride-hailing company Uber is asking state utility regulators to reconsider the record-setting $11.4 million fine they issued against it....
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Ex-kitchen supervisor at prison admits to sex with inmate

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- A former kitchen supervisor at a Pennsylvania prison has admitted having sex with an inmate inside a produce cooler at the facility....
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Geist sets record at PIAA Track & Field Championships

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Jordan Geist went into the PIAA Track & Field Championships on Friday afternoon with one goal in mind - to break the Pennsylvania state record in the Class AAA boys shot put....
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Verizon, unions reach deal in principle for 4-year contract

NEW YORK (AP) -- Striking Verizon employees may be back to work next week after the company and its unions reached an agreement in principle for a four-year contract....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Given the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil what should the IOC do about this Summer Olympic Games? <More Info>

Stay on schedule
Move or Postpone
Cancel Games
Stay on schedule
57%
Cancel Games
24%
Move or Postpone
19%
Total Votes: 1,840

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should Debbie Wasserman Shultz resign as DNC Chair prior to the July convention for the sake of party unity?

Yes
84%
No
16%
Total Votes: 8,498

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