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Zimbabwean authorities restrict hunting after lion killing

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe has suspended the hunting of lions, leopards and elephants in an area where a lion popular with tourists was killed, and is investigating the killing of another lion in April that may have been illegal, the country's wildlife authority said Saturday....
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Suspected Flight 370 wing flap arrives at French facility

BALMA, France (AP) -- A wing flap suspected to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 on Saturday arrived at a French military testing facility where it will be analyzed by experts....
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Palestinian shot by Israeli troops during protest dies

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) -- An 18-year-old protester shot by Israeli troops during a demonstration over the killing of a Palestinian toddler died of his wounds Saturday, Palestinian health officials said....
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Pacific trade ministers fail to reach deal in Hawaii talks

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) -- Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said Friday....
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Social service agencies brace for budget stalemate damage

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- For the third time in a dozen years, counties and nonprofit agencies that make up Pennsylvania's social services safety net are girding to pay the price of partisan deadlock in Harrisburg....
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State police probe report that trooper posted racial joke

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- State police officials say they are investigating reports that a northeastern Pennsylvania trooper made a racial joke earlier this year on a social media site....
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Firm reports problem in fail-safe system on jet that crashed

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The manufacturer of the jet that crashed on takeoff last year, killing the co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer and six other people, reports a problem with a fail-safe system on the aircraft....
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Philadelphia commute slowed by bus crash, subway disruption

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia's rush-hour commute is getting back to normal after a traffic-snarling subway suspension and bus accident....
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Verizon strike possible as contract deadline looms

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier....
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Woman found shot to death in car in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a woman was found shot to death in a car in northeast Philadelphia....
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Panepinto files signatures in independent run for high court

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Philadelphia judge says he's submitted more than 28,000 signatures to the Pennsylvania Department of State in an effort to become the first independent or minor-party candidate to make the state Supreme Court ballot in more than two decades....
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Man gets 19 years for recording girl, 4, while he was naked

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man prosecutors say made a pornographic video of a 4-year-old girl while he was naked has been sentenced to 19 years in prison....
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Ex-teacher charged with having sex with 13-year-old student

FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A former teacher charged Friday with having sex with a 13-year-old student left a note in her sixth-grade classroom that said, in part, "I need help - a lot of help," according to police....
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McCutchen homers, Pirates' bullpen holds a 5-4 win over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) -- With a perfect throw and a jarring dive, left fielder Starling Marte saved the Pirates' rebuilt bullpen....
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Opinion Poll

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Should the U.S. extradite American Dentist Dr. Walter Palmer for killing Cecil the lion? <More Info>

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Yesterday's Poll

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Has the Americans With Disabilities Act made a difference?

Yes:
73%
No:
27%
Total Votes: 10,445

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