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Ted Cruz desperately seeks to stop Donald Trump in Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Republican Ted Cruz faces a high-stakes test for his slumping presidential campaign in Tuesday's Indiana primary, one of the last opportunities for the Texas senator to halt Donald Trump's stunning march toward the GOP nomination....
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American killed in combat in Iraq was Navy SEAL

BAGHDAD (AP) -- An American serviceman killed in Iraq by fire from the Islamic State group has been identified as a Navy SEAL....
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Violence in Syria's Aleppo kills more than a dozen people

BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian opposition fighters on Tuesday shelled government-held parts of Aleppo, killing at least 12 people, as the army claimed it was repelling a wide offensive by the rebels in the country's largest city. Activists, meanwhile, said government forces were also shelling rebel-held parts of the city, killing two people and wounding several....
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Gaza sewage crisis, festering in conflict, poisons coast

SHATI REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Each day, millions of gallons of raw sewage pour into the Gaza Strip's Mediterranean beachfront, spewing out of a metal pipe and turning miles of once-scenic coastline into a stagnant dead zone....
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Philadelphia ending college requirement for police recruits

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Police Department is moving to end a requirement that recruits have at least two years of college credits as it struggles to hire enough officers....
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Attorney general's office wants Hershey School board changes

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) -- The state attorney general's office is seeking the resignation of three board members at the Milton Hershey School for disadvantaged children over concerns the board may be violating terms of a 2013 settlement....
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ACLU suit: Man wrongly arrested, jailed for recording police

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The American Civil Liberties Union is claiming a Pennsylvania man was wrongly arrested and jailed nearly two years ago when he recorded a police officer who responded to a parking dispute at the man's home....
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Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials ask PUC to cut Uber fine

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf and Pittsburgh-area officials want the Public Utility Commission to greatly reduce the record-setting $11.4 million fine against ride-sharing company Uber....
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Sugary-drink-tax campaign to run with help from ex-NY mayor

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Proponents of a sugary drinks tax in Philadelphia are going on the counterattack with help from former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg....
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Pennsylvania man jailed in fatal shooting in family dispute

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he fatally shot another young man during what police are calling a family dispute....
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Woman found in Pittsburgh river drowned, but why unanswered

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman whose body was pulled from a Pittsburgh river over the weekend drowned, but how and why that happened remains unclear....
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Giant Eagle recalls pecan, walnut cookies over milk labeling

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh-based Giant Eagle supermarket chain is recalling Walnut Delight and Pecan Tassie cookies because labels wrongly omitted milk as an ingredient....
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Trump, Biden to attend University of Pennsylvania graduation

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Donald Trump and Joe Biden will be attending the same University of Pennsylvania graduation ceremony, but not for political reasons....
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High school teacher charged with institutional sex assault

FORT WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia high school English teacher faces sexual assault charges for allegedly having a month-long sexual relationship with an 18-year-old student....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with Warren Buffet that the U.S. economy is headed in the right direction and not any one single president will change that? <More Info>

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45%
Total Votes: 7,841

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think the first priority of school administrators should be to maintain academics rather than capital improvements and athletic facility upgrades?

Yes
89%
No
11%
Total Votes: 10,263

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