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Warehouse fire death toll climbs to 33, and includes teens

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The death toll from a fire that tore through a warehouse hosting a late-night dance party climbed to 33 on Sunday as firefighters painstakingly combed through rubble for others believed to still be missing and made the grim announcement that teenagers were among the dead....
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'We have lost everything': Syrians return to ravaged Aleppo

ALEPPO, Syria (AP) -- Amina Hamawy burst into tears and then fainted when she returned to eastern Aleppo to find that looters had ransacked her home. "Where am I? What happened?" she asked after her husband and daughter revived her. "We have lost everything."...
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As Iraq's Kurds eye statehood, a border takes shape

MAKHMUR, Iraq (AP) -- The sand berms and trenches that snake across northern Iraq stretch toward Syria, some accompanied by newly paved roads lit by street lamps and sprawling checkpoints decked with Kurdish flags. The fighters here insist it isn't the border of a newly independent state - but in the chaos of Iraq that could change....
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Renzi quits; Italian populists seek quick vote to win power

ROME (AP) -- Italian voters dealt Premier Matteo Renzi a stinging defeat on his reforms referendum, triggering his resignation announcement and galvanizing the populist, opposition 5-Star Movement's determination to gain national power soon....
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Michigan to begin recount; legal fight moves to Pennsylvania

Presidential candidate Jill Stein's fight to force presidential recounts in three states focuses Monday on Pennsylvania, where her Green Party is seeking an emergency federal court order for a statewide recount, and Michigan, where a federal judge has ordered a hand recount to begin by noon....
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Green Party to try Pennsylvania recount case in US court

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Green Party-backed fight for a recount of Pennsylvania's Nov. 8 presidential election result, won by Republican Donald Trump, is poised to enter a new arena....
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Immigrant students seek place in mainstream high schools

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A federal appeals court is set to decide whether a public school district in Pennsylvania can send older immigrant students to an alternative high school....
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Mummers seek inclusive tone after insensitive displays

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Organizers of the Mummers Parade are hopeful that cultural education efforts will help the city's annual New Year's celebration be more respectful and inclusive following a string of racially and ethnically offensive displays....
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Pittsburgh Symphony, idled by 55-day strike, resumes season

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Music has returned to Heinz Hall in Pittsburgh this weekend after a two-month orchestra strike that cost fans much of the fall season....
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Michigan to begin recount; legal fight moves to Pennsylvania

A judge has ordered a hand recount of Michigan's presidential results to begin by noon Monday, and the Green Party is trying to force a federal court order for a statewide recount in Pennsylvania....
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Police may seek arrests over Penn State celebration, damage

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Police in State College are weighing possible arrests after the celebration of Penn State's Big Ten championship caused minor property damage....
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Report: FBI agent told statehouse sting targeted Democrats

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An FBI agent has said an informant in a Pennsylvania statehouse sting told him he was discouraged from targeting Republicans in a case that brought down five Democrats....
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Dispatchers go low-tech to find man with dementia

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Emergency dispatchers near Philadelphia are being credited for helping rescuers reach a man with dementia by keeping him on the phone until they could hear their colleagues' sirens outside....
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Democrats aim to rebuild the blue political wall in Midwest

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- With the dust now settled from the election, Democrats are looking to rebuild the political "blue wall" of traditionally Democratic upper Midwest and Great Lakes states that Republican Donald Trump captured with an appeal to white, working-class voters....
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Is Senator Toomey right that federal funds should be withheld from sanctuary cities? <More Info>

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Yesterday's Poll

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Should Pennsylvania join Michigan in their injunction to halt Green Party candidate Jill Stein from conducting a presidential recount?

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7%
Total Votes: 15,855

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