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Teen suicide attempts fell as same-sex marriage became legal

CHICAGO (AP) -- Teen suicide attempts in the U.S. declined after same-sex marriage became legal and the biggest impact was among gay, lesbian and bisexual kids, a study found....
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7 killed in airstrikes on Syrian capital

BEIRUT (AP) -- Airstrikes in the Syrian capital, Damascus, left at least seven people dead Monday as activists reported a third straight day of escalations by pro-government forces against opposition-held areas inside and around the capital....
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Pence tries to reassure European leaders shaken by Trump

BRUSSELS (AP) -- U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday vowed to stand with the European Union and the NATO military alliance, but was met with some skepticism from leaders shaken by President Donald Trump's more critical comments....
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US Defense Secretary Mattis: US will stay in Iraq a while

BAGHDAD (AP) -- U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Monday he believes U.S. forces will be in Iraq and in the fight against Islamic State militants for a while, despite some rocky times between the two nations....
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Water regulators for Philly, NYC mum on gas drilling talks

Environmental groups and anti-drilling residents fear regulators are taking steps to lift a seven-year moratorium on natural gas development near the Delaware River, whose watershed supplies Philadelphia and half the population of New York City....
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2 charged in stabbing deaths of 2 men in Pennsylvania home

LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities have charged a pair of suspects in the stabbing deaths of two men in their central Pennsylvania home....
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Duck boats face increasing calls for improvements, bans

BOSTON (AP) -- With their festive, party-like ambiance and ability to travel on land and in water, duck boats have long been tourist attractions for sightseers around the U.S. But a string of deadly accidents has left the industry reeling, forced safety improvements and led some advocates to call for a total ban on the vehicles....
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Small plane crashes on Pennsylvania golf course

UPPER HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) -- A small plane has crashed on a golf course in Pennsylvania....
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Police: 1 dead following shooting

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say one man is dead following a shooting in Philadelphia....
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Bucks County high school students plan civil rights rally

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Students from a Bucks County school plan to show community solidarity after a Ku Klux Klan flier was found near a home....
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Atlanta, other cities eye test tracks for self-driving cars

ATLANTA (AP) -- Self-driving vehicles could begin tooling down a bustling Atlanta street full of cars, buses, bicyclists and college students, as the city vies with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology....
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Fire damages boating company warehouse

QUAKERTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Fire officials in Bucks County are investigating a warehouse fire....
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Pittsburgh prison already shrinking as closing gets underway

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The process of closing a massive state prison complex in Pittsburgh has made progress in the weeks since it was announced, including the transfer of some inmates to other facilities and a decision by the Corrections Department about where it will relocate the prison's medical and therapeutic programs....
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Kraft Heinz withdraws $143B bid to buy Unilever

NEW YORK (AP) -- Ketchup maker and packaged food giant Kraft Heinz has withdrawn a $143 billion offer to buy Unilever, backing away after the mayonnaise, tea and seasonings maker rejected the bid as too low....
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KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll
Would you favor Pittsburgh financing their Affordable Housing Trust Fund by increasing real estate sales taxes only on large commercial properties? <More Info>

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Total Votes: 10,254

Yesterday's Poll

Would you be in favor of MLB having a :20 pitch clock to shorten the games?

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53%
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47%
Total Votes: 10,386

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