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Philadelphia plans parade for Little League team

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A youth baseball team whose star female pitcher appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated is getting the champion's treatment as the city hosts a parade honoring the team's appearance in the Little League World Series....
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Bound bodies of 2 found in Philly river; 3rd hurt

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The bodies of two men who had been bound with duct tape, stabbed and weighed down with makeshift anchors were pulled from a river Wednesday after a third bound man, wet and also covered with stab wounds, was found wandering along a road in the dark, police said....
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Charges filed in fatal Pa. boating accident

DRUMORE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say misdemeanor charges of homicide by watercraft have been filed in an accident on a central Pennsylvania river that claimed the lives of two men....
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Sex educator's tips for parents on The Talk

NEW YORK (AP) -- One of the first things Al Vernacchio does in his high school Sexuality and Society class is stand at a podium in a sweater vest and tie surrounded by a wall packed with slogans: RESIST HOMOPHOBIA. FIGHT SEXISM. ENJOY LIFE....
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Pa. man convicted in pregnant woman's death

BEAVER, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of a woman and her unborn child almost two years ago...
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Girl set to testify in Philly school abduction

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A now 7-year-old girl abducted from her Philadelphia kindergarten and sexually assaulted could testify Wednesday in the trial of a former day care worker....
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NY college purchases suffragists' correspondence

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- The University of Rochester has purchased a collection of correspondence between Susan B. Anthony and a fellow women's rights activist....
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Bound bodies of 2 found in Pa. river; 3rd hurt

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say the bound bodies of two people have been recovered from a Philadelphia river and a third man who said he managed to free himself is being treated at a hospital for stab wounds....
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Philly food distribution center robbed of $100,000

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say two men posing as police officers robbed a Philadelphia food distribution center of about $100,000 overnight....
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Civil War officer to receive Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A century and a half after his valiant death in the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation's highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Civil War buffs....
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Dominion awards $1.3M in education grants

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Dominion Resources' charitable arm is awarding more than $1.3 million in grants to schools and educational institutions in nine states and Washington....
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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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Cardinals bullpen falters in 5-2 loss to Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny didn't mind the odds when he decided to let reliever Seth Maness face Pittsburgh pinch-hitter Ike Davis with two on in the eighth inning of a tie game on Tuesday night....
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Gonzalez's winless slide continues with 4-3 loss

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Gio Gonzalez's winless slide continued....
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Davis homer in 8th lifts Pirates over Cardinals

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Ike Davis didn't complain when the Pittsburgh Pirates told him they were going to eat into his playing time by experimenting with Pedro Alvarez at first base. Call it the byproduct of spending four-plus seasons with the New York Mets....
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Winning numbers drawn in 'Megaplier' game

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Megaplier" game were:...
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Galvis and Ruf homer as Phils beat Nationals 4-3

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Phillies got a big lift from their bench....
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Pirates 5, Cardinals 2

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Phillies 4, Nationals 3

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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think inversions are good or bad for the U.S. economy? <More Info>

Good for Economy:
Bad for Economy:
Good for Economy:
54%
Bad for Economy:
46%
Total Votes: 7,562

Yesterday's Poll

Is offering cash prizes to lure people to vote a good idea?

No:
98%
Yes:
2%
Total Votes: 11,302