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Guard reinforcements contain damage in Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson and looting after a grand jury decided not to indict the white police officer who killed Michael Brown....
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In Britain, US turkey dinner is big for business

LONDON (AP) -- Plump turkeys in butcher shop windows. Harvest displays of pumpkin and corn. Sandwich boards describing groaning feasts....
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Hong Kong police arrest key protesters, clear site

HONG KONG (AP) -- Police arrested key student leaders as they cleared the most volatile of Hong Kong's three pro-democracy protest camps on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the 2-month-old movement in the former British colony....
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Freighter with 700 migrants being towed to Crete

IERAPETRA, Greece (AP) -- Local authorities and Red Cross volunteers on Crete were racing Wednesday to prepare shelter and food for hundreds of immigrants on a crippled freighter being slowly towed to safety by a Greek navy frigate, a rescue effort hampered by gale-force winds and high waves....
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Courts uphold death sentence in Pa. athlete murder

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A man convicted of murdering a college lacrosse star from suburban Philadelphia in 1996 has lost a bid to avoid the death penalty....
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2 teens shot by hunter unloading rifle near school

TAMAQUA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say two teenagers were shot in eastern Pennsylvania by a man who says his rifle accidentally discharged while he was unloading it....
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Ex-Pa. judge disbarred after prison term for fraud

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A former northeast Pennsylvania judge who served 30 months in prison for fraud has been banned from practicing law....
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PennDOT warns against travel on I-81 during storm

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is urging holiday drivers to avoid Interstate 81 as a storm that's bringing up to a foot of heavy, wet snow descends on the region....
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Police: Man duped resort by faking being a doctor

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Michigan man has been jailed on charges that he stayed at a posh southwestern Pennsylvania resort and ran up a $16,000 tab by pretending to be a heart surgeon and golf pro who was in town to interview for a job at a nearby hospital....
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Pennsylvania man charged in boat passenger's death

ENTRIKEN, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania man has been charged in a boat crash at Raystown Lake which killed his best friend's girlfriend....
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Some schools, Pa. offices close ahead of snowfall

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- State workers and teachers across a swath of central and northeastern Pennsylvania are staying home as cold rain changes over to snow....
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Lawyer: Pennsylvania man's pipe bomb 'inoperable'

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The attorney for a central Pennsylvania man awaiting trial on charges he built a remote-controlled pipe bomb intended to blow up his wife's paramour says the device was inoperable....
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University of Nebraska hires branding firm

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- The University of Nebraska has hired a Philadelphia-based branding firm to help the university brag about its institutes, online class offerings and general educational opportunities....
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5 things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday:...
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with the St Louis grand jury's decision? <More Info>

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Yes:
94%
No:
6%
Total Votes: 7,733

Yesterday's Poll

Is President Obama's immigration plan based on prosecutorial discretion or Presidential overreach?

Presidential Overreach:
88%
Prosecutorial Discretion:
12%
Total Votes: 25,408

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