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Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas

DALLAS (AP) -- The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus....
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Hong Kong protesters threaten to occupy buildings

HONG KONG (AP) -- Student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests warned that if the territory's top official doesn't resign by Thursday they will step up their actions, including occupying several important government buildings....
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More bodies found on Japanese volcano; toll now 47

OTAKI, Japan (AP) -- One body recovered near the volcano's peak was in a squatting position and had to be dug out of a thick layer of ash. Another was caught between boulders bigger than large refrigerators. Police who recovered the bodies Wednesday portrayed a painful scene of death around the summit where hikers enjoying an autumn weekend hike were caught by the mountain's surprise eruption....
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Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas

DALLAS (AP) -- The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus....
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Porn emails case emerges in gubernatorial debate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf is suggesting that Republican Gov. Tom Corbett bears responsibility for his employees as attorney general who are said to have exchanged pornographic videos and images through office emails....
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Sparks fly at 2nd Corbett, Wolf campaign debate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Sparks flew between Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and his Democratic challenger Tom Wolf during their meeting at a Philadelphia TV and radio station....
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After bombs found, police say Frein making errors

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) -- The discovery of two powerful pipe bombs during a massive manhunt in the Pennsylvania woods indicates the fugitive wanted in an ambush on state troopers is stressed out and making mistakes, authorities said as they repeated a call for him to surrender....
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Pennsylvania trooper shot dead during gun training

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania state trooper was accidentally shot during a gun training exercise at a safety facility and later died....
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Pittsburgh's public broadcasting company cuts jobs

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh's public television and radio station is cutting jobs, citing the recession and lesser funding from the state and federal government....
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Pennsylvania infant hit by bullet will be blind

CLUNE, Pa. (AP) -- The family of a 6-day-old Pennsylvania boy who was wounded by a hunter's stray bullet says the infant is expected to survive, but will be blind....
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Man gets 15 to 40 years in botched robbery slaying

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) -- A man has been sentenced to 15 to 40 years in prison on convictions in the murder of another man in what authorities called a botched robbery attempt during a drug deal....
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Judge tosses theft charge against Pittsburgh cop

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A district judge has dismissed a theft charge against a Pittsburgh detective who found an envelope with $220 in a convenience store and didn't immediately report it or hand it over to supervisors....
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2 face endangerment charges after near-drowning

BOLIVAR, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania couple has been charged with endangering their four children after police found deplorable conditions in their home after their baby almost drowned in a bathtub....
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Jury mulling barbershop owner slaying case

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Jurors resume deliberations Wednesday in the case of a man charged in the murder of a southeastern Pennsylvania barbershop owner eight years ago....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the rapid rise of Islamic State is the result of a political/policy failure or an intelligence failure? <More Info>

Political/Policy Failure:
Intelligence Failure:
Political/Policy Failure:
79%
Intelligence Failure:
21%
Total Votes: 7,149

Yesterday's Poll

Under the circumstances do you think this was the best possible settlement?

No:
99%
Yes:
1%
Total Votes: 11,379

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