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Video: Islamic State kills Ethiopian Christians in Libya

CAIRO (AP) -- Islamic State militants in Libya shot and beheaded groups of captive Ethiopian Christians, a video purportedly from the extremists showed Sunday. The attack widens the circle of nations affected by the group's atrocities while showing its growth beyond a self-declared "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq....
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Video: Islamic State kills Ethiopian Christians in Libya

CAIRO (AP) -- Islamic State militants in Libya shot and beheaded groups of captive Ethiopian Christians, a video purportedly from the extremists showed Sunday. The attack widens the circle of nations affected by the group's atrocities while showing its growth beyond a self-declared "caliphate" in Syria and Iraq....
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24 dead, 28 safe, hundreds missing as Med migrant boat sinks

ROME (AP) -- A boat believed to be crowded with 700 migrants capsized in the waters north of Libya overnight, leaving at least 24 confirmed dead and sparking fears for what could become the Mediterranean's deadliest known migrant sea disaster, Italy's Coast Guard and other officials said Sunday....
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Sea of sorrows: Many migrants drown trying to reach Italy

ROME (AP) -- Migrants seeking a better life in Europe have died by the thousands in the Mediterranean Sea in recent years while fleeing poverty and bloodshed in Africa, the Middle East and Asia....
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9-year-old girl shot when younger child picks up shotgun

MERCER, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania State Police say a 9-year-old girl was shot in the lower torso apparently when another child picked up a loaded 12-gauge shotgun and it accidentally went off....
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Girl, 3, mauled by dog at west Philadelphia home

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a 3-year-old girl was seriously injured after she was mauled by a dog at a home in west Philadelphia....
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Hearings slated on unions' complaints on convention center

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A labor relations hearing examiner has reversed his decision to throw out complaints by two unions barred from working at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia....
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Teen girl to stay in adult jail until trial in mom's murder

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has ruled that an eighth-grade girl accused of conspiring with her soldier boyfriend by text message to have her mother killed will remain in adult jail while awaiting trial....
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Wolf, GOP leaders have plenty to chew over on budget table

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania measures its state budget deficit in the billions, is led by a Democratic governor and Republican Legislature who have much different ideas about policy and faces ballooning public sector pension payments that are squeezing the finances of state government and local school boards alike....
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Demolition work begins on famed record company building

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Demolition work began Saturday at the fire-damaged former headquarters of the famed recording company that created what came to be called "The Sound of Philadelphia."...
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Attorney seeks to bar release of video in police shooting

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The attorney for a central Pennsylvania police officer charged with criminal homicide in the shooting death of a motorist following a traffic stop is trying to prevent the release of video from a camera mounted on a stun gun....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should the death penalty be taken off the table for convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev? <More Info>

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93%
Yes:
7%
Total Votes: 9,975

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you believe gun ownership - not gun control makes people safer?

Yes:
85%
No:
15%
Total Votes: 13,623

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