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Obama seals Iran deal win as Senate Democrats find 34 votes

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Overcoming ferocious opposition, President Barack Obama secured a legacy-defining foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate Democrats clinched the necessary votes to ensure the Iran nuclear agreement survives in Congress....
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Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for 2nd day

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- Tempers flared among the thousands trapped in a makeshift refugee camp in the heart of Budapest on Wednesday as Hungary played hardball with its unwelcome visitors for a second day, blocking train ticket-clutching migrants from traveling deeper into Europe....
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Obama: Alaska's warming climate is wake-up call to US, world

KOTZEBUE, Alaska (AP) -- President Barack Obama says Alaska's warming climate is a wake-up call to America and should be a wake-up call for the rest of the world, too....
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China marks Japan WWII defeat, shows rising power in parade

BEIJING (AP) -- China has launched a major military parade through Beijing to commemorate Japan's World War II defeat while underlining President Xi Jinping's determination to make his country Asia's pre-eminent power....
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Police: Officer assaulted, thrown down embankment

NEW RINGGOLD, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a police officer in eastern Pennsylvania has been hospitalized following an assault....
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Judge OKs gender surgery opposed by 48-year-old's parents

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A judge on Wednesday cleared the way for a 48-year-old transgender woman to undergo gender-reassignment surgery, rejecting her parents' effort to block the operation because they say she's mentally incompetent....
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Postal inspectors, police probe packages sent to girls

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Five suspicious packages addressed to girls who had been in touch with a California man on social media were intercepted and destroyed at a post office in the Pittsburgh suburbs....
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Selfie sticks not allowed at pope's Philadelphia events

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- If you want to see Pope Francis in Philadelphia later this month, you'll have to leave your selfie stick at home....
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Hospital, prosecutors spar over fate of confiscated wine

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A dispute between state prosecutors and a suburban hospital over the fate of nearly 1,400 bottles of confiscated wine will play out in a southeastern Pennsylvania courtroom Thursday, as a county judge decides whether the contraband ends up going down the hatch or down a drain....
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Regulators reject DeNaples bid to do business with casino

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania gambling regulators are rejecting a second bid by a northeastern Pennsylvania billionaire to do business with the casino that he founded but relinquished in a deal to drop perjury charges....
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Pitt quarterback Voytik eyeing expanded role for Panthers

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Chad Voytik isn't offended by the term "game manager," though the Pittsburgh quarterback might be the only one....
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Feds confirm probe of $15M theft from Matthews International

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Federal prosecutors in Pittsburgh have confirmed they're investigating roughly $14.8 million stolen from a city firm that makes memorials, cremation urns and other burial products....
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Penn State relying on young players up and down depth chart

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- The anxiety Marcus Allen felt on the eve of Penn State's showdown with Ohio State last season wasn't uncommon for a rookie. The sudden responsibility was....
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Ex-Sen. Jane Orie appeals conviction to federal court

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Former Pennsylvania Sen. Jane Orie filed a federal appeal Wednesday of her state criminal conviction and prison sentence, arguing as she has previously without success in state court that a second trial amounted to double jeopardy....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
With the wide swings in the stock market are you less likely to invest, more likely to invest or it doesn’t matter? <More Info>

Less Likely:
More Likely:
Doesn't Matter:
Less Likely:
56%
Doesn't Matter:
26%
More Likely:
18%
Total Votes: 7,029

Yesterday's Poll

Do you agree with some lawmakers that renaming Mt Mckinley is insulting to Ohioans?

Yes:
61%
No:
39%
Total Votes: 7,532

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