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Dems call GOP Homeland Security strategy a political blunder

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democrats are losing some skirmishes over the Department of Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a political war that will haunt Republicans in 2016 and beyond....
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Russian investigators: Nemtsov killing may be provocation

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russia's top investigative body said Saturday it is looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilize the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life....
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Western leaders condemn Nemtsov killing, press Kremlin

BERLIN (AP) -- Western leaders are condemning the assassination of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov and pressing the Kremlin to ensure that the killing is investigated thoroughly. Here is a selection of comments....
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Egyptian court declares Hamas a 'terrorist organization'

CAIRO (AP) -- An Egyptian court declared Hamas a "terrorist organization" on Saturday, further isolating the rulers of the Gaza Strip who once found a warm welcome under the country's past Islamist government....
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Judge: Man competent for trial in murders of 3 at meeting

STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has ruled that a man is competent to stand trial in the shooting deaths of three people at a municipal meeting in northeastern Pennsylvania....
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Authorities arrest 2, seek another in fatal heroin overdose

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities have arrested two people and are looking for a third in connection with several fentanyl-laced heroin overdoses that killed 22 people in western Pennsylvania last year....
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Upstate New York towns consider seceding to Pennsylvania

CONKLIN, N.Y. (AP) -- Plenty of people leave New York state but in a job-hungry stretch of upstate, folks talk about staying put and seceding to Pennsylvania....
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Black Madam: Amber Rose hired me to plump her posterior

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Gothic hip-hop artist charged with killing a London break dancer with an illegal buttocks injection name-dropped her way through testimony Friday, saying one of the celebrities who sought her out became "a walking billboard" for her work....
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Priest placed on leave due to sexual misconduct allegations

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Roman Catholic priest in western Pennsylvania has been placed on leave due to sexual misconduct allegations dating back more than three decades....
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Bank fined $1.5M for ignoring judge's suspicious activity

DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) -- A bank in northeastern Pennsylvania has been fined $1.5 million for failing to file suspicious activity reports linked to a juvenile justice scandal....
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Woman who stole, euthanized dog of man with cancer gets jail

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman who stole her cancer-stricken neighbor's dog and paid to have it euthanized was sentenced Friday to three to six months in jail....
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Toronto-bound jet with smoke in cabin lands in Pennsylvania

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A Toronto-bound jet with 35 people aboard has made an emergency landing in Pennsylvania over smoke from a shorted-out cabin light....
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Penn State athletic director says finances top priority

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Six months into her tenure, Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour is focused on keeping the school's 31 sports financially healthy....
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Wolf proposes increasing in-home health care for seniors

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf said Friday he wants more seniors to obtain health care in their home instead of a nursing facility...
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the full Senate should confirm Loretta Lynch as the next Attorney General? <More Info>

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62%
Yes
38%
Total Votes: 5,166

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree that so called paid "fast lanes" on the internet should be banned?

Yes
51%
No
49%
Total Votes: 5,013

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