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Hitchhiking robot's cross-country trip in US ends in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A hitchhiking robot that captured the hearts of fans worldwide met its demise in the U.S....
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Verizon strike possible as contract deadline looms

NEW YORK (AP) -- Verizon workers in nine states could walk off the job as soon as early Sunday if union negotiators don't reach an agreement over benefits with the wireless carrier....
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Social service agencies brace for budget stalemate damage

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- For the third time in a dozen years, counties and nonprofit agencies that make up Pennsylvania's social services safety net are girding to pay the price of partisan deadlock in Harrisburg....
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State police probe report that trooper posted racial joke

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania State Police officials say they are investigating reports that a trooper made a racial joke earlier this year on a social media site....
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Company, FAA working on Gulfstream IV jet fail-safe problem

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The manufacturer of the jet that crashed on takeoff in Massachusetts last year, killing the co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer and six other people, has reported a problem with a fail-safe system that can allow the planes to reach high speeds on the runway even if they are prevented from taking off....
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Coroner: Man killed wife, then himself in Pennsylvania home

YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in central Pennsylvania's York County say a man shot and killed his wife before turning the weapon on himself in the county's fourth murder-suicide this year....
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Boy, 16, accused of lighting child on fire, held for trial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 16-year-old youth has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he set an 11-year-old boy on fire in west Philadelphia earlier this month....
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Woman found shot to death in car in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a woman was found shot to death in a car in northeast Philadelphia....
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McCutchen homers, Pirates' bullpen holds a 5-4 win over Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) -- With a perfect throw and a jarring dive, left fielder Starling Marte saved the Pirates' rebuilt bullpen....
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Opinion Poll

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Should the U.S. extradite American Dentist Dr. Walter Palmer for killing Cecil the lion? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
No:
82%
Yes:
18%
Total Votes: 5,523

Yesterday's Poll

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Has the Americans With Disabilities Act made a difference?

Yes:
73%
No:
27%
Total Votes: 10,445