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US won't let borders hamper fight vs. extremists

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A senior White House official raised the possibility Friday of a broader American military campaign that targets an Islamic extremist group's bases in Syria, saying the U.S would take whatever action is necessary to protect national security....
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US won't let borders hamper fight vs. extremists

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A senior White House official raised the possibility Friday of a broader American military campaign that targets an Islamic extremist group's bases in Syria, saying the U.S would take whatever action is necessary to protect national security....
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Hamas chief backs International Criminal Court bid

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- A senior Hamas leader says the group signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the International Criminal Court. Such a step could expose Israel - as well as Hamas - to war crimes investigations....
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West condemns Russia over convoy to Ukraine

LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Tensions between Russia and Ukraine escalated sharply on Friday as Moscow sent more than 130 trucks rolling across the border in what it said was a mission to deliver humanitarian aid. Ukraine called it a "direct invasion," and the U.S. and NATO condemned it as well....
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Police: Steelers' Bell, Blount admitted buying pot

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount told police they "pitched in" to buy a bag of marijuana with a female friend shortly before they were pulled over - and Bell acknowledged smoking some, though he told the officer who pulled them over he felt OK to drive, police said in court papers....
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Altered fireworks, chickens found in W.Va. crash

AMMA, W.Va. (AP) -- Altered fireworks, weapons, live chickens and marijuana were found inside an SUV that wrecked Friday on Interstate 79 in West Virginia, and a Pennsylvania man was arrested, police said....
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1990 arson-murder rap tossed, man is set free

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison Friday after 24 years, following a judge's ruling that the case against him was based on now-debunked arson science....
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Philly, blue-collar workers union reach new pact

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The city of Philadelphia and the union representing its blue-collar workers have reached tentative agreement on a new labor contract after years of negotiations....
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Grandfather: Bartender recovering from shooting

BROCKPORT, Pa. (AP) -- The grandfather of a 20-year-old bartender who was shot by a suicidal customer at a northwestern Pennsylvania tavern says the young mother is recovering, though still in critical condition....
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Lawyer wants seized $125K wine collection back

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A lawyer convicted of selling high-end wine from his home cellar despite strict Pennsylvania liquor laws hopes to win back the seized collection before it's destroyed....
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Labor council blocks unions' invite to Corbett

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An umbrella group for Pittsburgh-area labor unions has told Gov. Tom Corbett he can't march in the city's Labor Day parade, despite an invitation from at least two individual unions....
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Pennsylvania county has calculated DUIs wrongly

SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) -- People who told police they were not that drunk while driving may have been right in one southwestern Pennsylvania county....
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Driver of overweight big rig nabbed in Vermont

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- A trucker carrying part of a giant crane to a state bridge job had too much weight on his rig and too much alcohol in his system, the state Department of Motor Vehicles said Friday....
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Appeal vowed after NE Pa. murder conviction

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A man facing a mandatory term of life in prison without parole is maintaining his innocence in the shooting death of a woman in a car at a northeastern Pennsylvania apartment complex....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Which of the three issues do you think is the most important problem facing this country? <More Info>

Dissatisfaction w/Government:
Immigration:
Ethical/Moral Decline:
Immigration:
46%
Dissatisfaction w/Government:
44%
Ethical/Moral Decline:
8%
Total Votes: 50

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Considering the Governor's comments, if indicted do you think there can be a fair trial in the Michael Brown wrongful death case in Missouri?

No:
80%
Yes:
20%
Total Votes: 6,443

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