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Clinton email use broke federal rules: inspector's report

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hillary Clinton and her team ignored clear guidance from the State Department that her email setup broke federal standards and could leave sensitive material vulnerable to hackers, a department audit has found. Her aides twice brushed aside concerns, in one case telling technical staff "the matter was not to be discussed further."...
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UN health agency gets OK for revamp of emergency response

GENEVA (AP) -- The World Health Organization - stung by failures in its response to Ebola - is revamping the way it responds to emergencies....
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Artist makes Louvre Pyramid disappear in optical illusion


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Israel's Netanyahu adds hard-liner to coalition

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu named one of Israel's most polarizing politicians as defense minister on Wednesday, solidifying his parliamentary majority at the risk of antagonizing the international community and his own military - and clouding already slim hopes for a resumption of peace efforts....
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Judge: US man charged in Uganda counterfeit plot could flee

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An American deported from Uganda and charged in a massive counterfeiting scheme is a major flight risk and will remain jailed until he stands trial, a federal judge in Pennsylvania ruled....
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What a circus: Clowns beg lawmakers not to ban animal shows

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A public hearing on a proposed wild-animal entertainment ban that would keep circuses and similar shows out of the city ended up being a circus of sorts, complete with clowns who begged the City Council not to enact the measure....
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Ukrainian who posed as student faces federal fraud charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Ukrainian man accused of faking his name and age while attending a central Pennsylvania high school and having sex with an underage girl is now facing federal passport fraud and social security fraud charges....
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Jury mulling death penalty arguments in sisters' slayings

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A jury weighing whether a Pennsylvania man deserves the death penalty or life in prison for killing his next-door neighbors, two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker, was asked to weigh the difference between boulders and bubbles....
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PetSmart severs ties with Pennsylvania small-animal supplier

BARTO, Pa. (AP) -- Another major pet retailer has severed ties with a small-animal supplier amid a federal investigation into conditions inside its Pennsylvania facility....
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Jon Stewart adopts paint-covered horse; ex-owner backs care

KENNETT SQUARE, Pa. (AP) -- A horse adopted by Jon Stewart and his wife reported to have been shot more than 100 times by a paintball gun was instead used as a canvas for children's finger-painting parties, the former owner of the horse said....
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1 dead, 1 injured after fall at popular hiking spot

JIM THORPE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say one person died and another was seriously injured following a fall at a popular eastern Pennsylvania hiking spot....
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School head gets 2 days to mull leave in teacher-sex scandal

PLUM, Pa. (AP) -- A district superintendent in suburban Pittsburgh has two days to consider taking paid leave while the school board investigates how he handled reports of inappropriate sexual relationships between teachers and students....
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Montana power plant needs new operator by May 2018

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) -- Owners of a coal-fired power plant in Montana say the company that keeps it running wants out within two years....
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More gas stations can sell beer, despite looming court case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It's the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors....
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What should the next U.S. president do about American forces in Afghanistan?

send more troops
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