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Investigators, Branson go to spacecraft crash site

MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) -- Federal accident investigators are headed to a desert crash site where a winged spaceship designed to give wealthy tourists a high-altitude view of Earth broke up during a test flight, killing one pilot and badly injuring another....
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Boko Haram denies truce, kidnapped girls married

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) -- The leader of Nigeria's Islamic extremist group Boko Haram has denied agreeing to any cease-fire with the government and said more than 200 kidnapped schoolgirls all have converted to Islam and been married off....
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Iraqi peshmerga fighters prepare for Syria battle

MURSITPINAR, Turkey (AP) -- Iraqi peshmerga fighters prepared Saturday to battle Islamic State group militants in the Syrian border town of Kobani, just hours after they arrived in a town that's become a focal point in the battle against the extremists....
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Iraqi officials: IS extremists line up, kill 50

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Islamic State group extremists lined up and shot dead at least 50 tribesmen and women in Iraq's Anbar province, officials said Saturday, the latest mass killing committed by the group....
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'We just had a hunch': US marshals nab Eric Frein

MOUNTAINHOME, Pa. (AP) -- Scott Malkowski, a task force commander with the U.S. Marshals Service, spied a figure moving from the woods toward an abandoned airplane hangar in the Pocono Mountains. Looking at his face, his black hat and fleece, and his height and weight, Malkowski was certain he had his man....
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Halloween saved in town after fugitive's capture

MOUNTAINHOME, Pa. (AP) -- State police gave out candy to children trick-or-treating Friday in a community that had been under siege for nearly seven weeks until a man suspected of killing a state trooper was captured....
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Union workers, SEPTA reach tentative deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Union negotiators and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority reached a tentative contact deal Friday night, averting the possibility of a strike....
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Wolf, Corbett sprint to finish of governor's race

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's gubernatorial candidates sprinted toward the finish line Friday, going town to town and rally to rally making their final pitches and encouraging their supporters to cast ballots and get everyone they know to join them....
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Pathologist: Wife was given fatal dose of cyanide

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An autopsy pathologist testified Friday that the wife of a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher was given a fatal dose of cyanide, though he can't determine how or by whom....
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Jury rules for ex-university official in lawsuit

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A former state university administrator in northeastern Pennsylvania is not guilty of allegations that he sexually harassed or assaulted students, a jury ruled Friday....
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Slain officer's handcuffs were ready for suspect

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania State Police had a special pair of handcuffs set aside and ready for the man wanted in the fatal shooting of one of their troopers, Cpl. Bryon Dickson....
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After capture, hunting seasons set to be restored

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Game Commission is lifting temporary restrictions on hunting and trapping activities in the area affected by the search for the man suspected of killing a state trooper....
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Man gets prison, not death in couple's slaying

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) -- A man will spend life in prison instead of being sentenced to death in the drug-related slaying of a western Pennsylvania couple whose young children were locked up nearby....
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Attorney General Kane suffers concussion in crash

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Attorney General Kathleen Kane suffered a concussion last week when the driver of her state vehicle struck a parked car in northeastern Pennsylvania, her office said Friday. Two agents were also injured....
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Opinion Poll

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Should there be just one quarantine policy for everyone returning to the United States from Ebola hot spots in West Africa? <More Info>

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Total Votes: 7,520

Yesterday's Poll

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Should President Barack Obama repudiate the remarks about Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu made by a senior administration official?

Yes:
99%
No:
1%
Total Votes: 11,412

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