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Turkish hostages freed, but questions linger

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkish authorities say they have freed 49 hostages from one of the world's most ruthless militant groups without firing a shot, paying a ransom or offering a quid pro quo....
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Turkish hostages freed, but questions linger

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkish authorities say they have freed 49 hostages from one of the world's most ruthless militant groups without firing a shot, paying a ransom or offering a quid pro quo....
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Scottish teens proud, passionate about voting

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) -- They arrived before polling stations even opened, dressed for the school day in striped ties and blazers, dress slacks and tartan skirts, book bags over their shoulders - and for the first time in British history, ballot cards in hand....
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After vote to stay in UK, Scots must heal divide

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) -- Following a long night that brought floods of relief for some and bitter disappointment for others, Scotland awoke with a hangover Friday after voting to reject independence....
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Penn State trustees defer Sandusky report debate

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- The Penn State Board of Trustees is postponing a public debate over the Freeh Report on the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal until later this fall....
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Fire causes smoke damage at Pottsville paper

POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A fire in a boiler room near the Pottsville Republican-Herald has caused smoke damage to their offices but no injuries....
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Armed officers comb ambush suspect's woods

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities who spent the night in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents donned bulletproof vests and gathered heavy rifles before fanning out Saturday morning....
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Mistrial declared for governor's former son-in-law

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A jury in Philadelphia could not reach a verdict on theft charges against Gov. Tom Corbett's ex-son-in-law....
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Pa. drug kingpin's underling gets life in slayings

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A co-defendant of Philadelphia drug kingpin Kaboni Savage has been sentenced to life in prison for his role in a firebombing that killed six people....
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Accountant gets 40 months in prison for conspiracy

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An accountant was sentenced Friday to 3 1/3 years in federal prison for his role in a conspiracy to defraud a financial services company that was targeted for takeover by an organized crime family....
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Correction: Newlyweds-Craigslist Killing story

SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (AP) -- SUNBURY, Pennsylvania (AP) - In a Sept. 18 story about the sentencing of a couple who lured a stranger to his death with a Craigslist ad, The Associated Press erroneously reported how The Daily Item newspaper interviewed one of the defendants. It was conducted in person, not by telephone. The story also incorrectly reported when an earlier interview by the newspaper with the same defendant took place. It was in February, not April....
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5 guards settle lawsuits over prison abuse claims

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Five guards from the state prison in Pittsburgh who were disciplined over allegations they hazed or abused inmates - particularly those serving child-sex sentences - have settled lawsuits against the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections for a total of $132,500....
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Police: 3 killed, 2 injured in Pennsylvania crash

GAP, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania highway collision between a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck Friday killed three people and injured two others, authorities said....
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Rutgers' Hermann made joke about Sandusky scandal

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) -- Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann made an off-the-cuff joke about the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal at Penn State during a meeting with staff last fall....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think President Obama's "It's On Us" campaign against campus sex assault will make a difference? <More Info>

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No:
74%
Yes:
26%
Total Votes: 5,126

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
How much trust and confidence do you have in the media's ability to reporting news fully, accurately, and fairly?

None at All:
85%
Fair Amount:
9%
Great Deal:
6%
Total Votes: 14,083

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