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On-air gunman became increasingly volatile before killings

MONETA, Va. (AP) -- Vester Flanagan had become increasingly volatile in recent years, picking fights with co-workers and strangers over seemingly mundane incidents or perceived slights well before he fatally shot two former colleagues on live television....
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Dead migrants found in abandoned truck near Austrian capital

VIENNA (AP) -- As regional leaders met Thursday to tackle Europe's refugee crisis, a gruesome discovery unfolded a short drive from the Austrian capital: An abandoned truck was found with at least 20 - and possibly up to 50 - decomposing bodies of migrants piled inside....
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A look at the latest developments in Europe's migrant crisis

Record numbers of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in countries such as Syria, Afghanistan and Eritrea are trying to reach Europe this year, despite the risks of perilous sea crossings and little humanitarian assistance. Here are the latest developments Thursday:...
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Scientists squabble while Africa's only penguins perish

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) -- They're cute, knee-high, they bray like donkeys and are a tourist attraction near Cape Town. But African Penguins - the continent's only species of the flightless bird - are at risk of extinction....
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CD shop owner accused in $2M scheme with shoplifting addicts

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A record store owner is charged with using heroin addicts to shoplift more than $2 million worth of books, videos, and other products that he then resold online....
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Cops: Man with bucket of cash and gun threatens car dealer

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man who appeared to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol walked into a car dealership with a bucket containing $39,000 then threatened to blow up the place and pulled a gun while claiming a worker shorted him some cash, police said....
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DA: Pennsylvania man stole at least $30K from mom's estate

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man has been charged with stealing at least $30,000 from his mother's estate and, by extension, two other siblings who were supposed to split the money with him....
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Eagles QB Bradford hopes to hit rhythm vs. Packers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Quarterback Sam Bradford would embrace the chance to play deeper in the Eagles' third exhibition game in Green Bay on Saturday....
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Prosecutor appeals reversal in GM ignition-related fatality

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A prosecutor is appealing a judge's decision to reverse the involuntary manslaughter conviction of a woman because a faulty General Motors ignition switch....
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Philadelphia 76ers owner donates $3.5M to local nonprofit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The owner of the Philadelphia 76ers has pledged a $3.5 million donation to the Philadelphia Police Athletic League - the largest amount ever recorded by the nonprofit youth group....
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Prosecutor: Courthouse attacker had mental health issues

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- A man fatally shot after attacking a deputy sheriff at a suburban Philadelphia courthouse this week had previously exhibited bizarre behavior that suggested he had mental health issues, a prosecutor said Thursday....
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Former student sues teacher imprisoned in child porn case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A former student says she was impregnated at age 13 and forced to seek an abortion by a central Pennsylvania teacher who's now imprisoned on child pornography and child sexual abuse charges....
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Pennsylvania lighter maker to pay $186K for violations

BRADFORD, Pa. (AP) -- Zippo, the Pennsylvania maker of iconic cigarette lighters best known for their distinctive metal cases, has agreed to pay $186,000 to settle allegations it violated federal hazardous waste laws....
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Worker awarded $586,860 in religious discrimination suit

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (AP) -- A judge has awarded more than $586,000 in pay and benefits to a retired CONSOL Energy worker who had accused the company of religious discrimination....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Who do you believe as President would continue the legacy of the Obama Administration going forward? <More Info>

Hillary Clinton
Joe Biden
Joe Biden
60%
Hillary Clinton
40%
Total Votes: 4,453

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think cities have the authority to adopt so called gun taxes to offset some of the cost of gun violence?

No:
89%
Yes:
11%
Total Votes: 7,138

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