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Hazardous material drill at SEPTA station

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- SEPTA riders should not be worried about a large presence of emergency responders at the AT&T Station in Philadelphia....
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Fire damages room at Penn State engineering building

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State says a late-night fire damaged a classroom and left the building smelling like smoke....
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Man found shot on Pittsburgh porch won't cooperate with cops

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police say a man found shot multiple times on a Pittsburgh porch is refusing to cooperate with investigators....
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Leg amputated to rescue man pinned under train in Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a man is in critical condition after a surgical team had to amputate his leg when he became pinned underneath a freight train in Philadelphia....
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US Airways closing flight operations center near Pittsburgh

CORAOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) -- US Airways is closing its Pittsburgh area flight operations control center as part of its merger with American Airlines....
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Heat warning issued for Philadelphia, suburbs

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Hazy, hot and humid conditions are blanketing Philadelphia and its suburbs....
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Leg amputated to rescue man pinned under train

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man is in critical condition after a surgical team had to amputate his leg after he was pinned under a freight train in northeast Philadelphia....
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Court upholds reversal of house's tax sale over $6.30 bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has upheld an appeals court decision reversing the sale of a widow's home that was triggered by a $6.30 tax bill....
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Police: Pregnant woman, 26, shot, killed in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police say a 26-year-old pregnant woman has died after she was shot multiple times in Pittsburgh....
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Immigrants, poor fish for their dinner, unaware of mercury

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- It's midday and the white bucket balanced on the rocky shore at Mountha Uppasay's feet holds five or six white bass, moving sluggishly in the water she scooped from the Des Moines River....
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Humanities endowment gives $36M in grants for 212 projects

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Endowment for the Humanities is giving more than $36 million in grants for projects, including funds to help publish 36 nonfiction books to support popular scholarly writing....
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Ex-Philadelphia drug squad officer to be sentenced

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A former Philadelphia police officer who pleaded guilty to federal corruption charges and also accused other officers of misconduct is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday....
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Boy who lost hands to infection gets double-hand transplant

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant, surgeons said Tuesday....
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Kang's homer sends Pirates to 8-7 win over Twins

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Jung Ho Kang is enjoying the spotlight in the major leagues and showing the Pittsburgh Pirates just what they hoped when they brought him over from South Korea....
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Perkins falters again as Pirates beat Twins 8-7

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Now it's Glen Perkins who is having trouble getting outs....
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PA Lottery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Tuesday:...
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:...
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Plouffe goes on paternity list, Twins recall Polanco

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe was placed on the paternity leave list following Tuesday night's 8-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates. Minnesota announced it was recalling shortstop Jorge Polanco from Triple-A Rochester....
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Pirates 8, Twins 7

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Bautista, Travis hurt as Blue Jays lose to Phillies 3-2

TORONTO (AP) -- The Blue Jays lost another close game and watched two players leave with injuries Tuesday night....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with the Boy Scouts decision to allow openly gay people to serve as scout leaders? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
No:
80%
Yes:
20%
Total Votes: 4,556

Yesterday's Poll

Should the Justice Department launch a criminal probe into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email account for government business?

Yes:
92%
No:
8%
Total Votes: 12,258