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Turkish authorities identify suicide bombers; death toll 43

ISTANBUL (AP) -- The three suicide bombers who attacked Istanbul airport were a Russian, an Uzbek and a Kyrgyz, a senior Turkish official said Thursday, hours after police carried out sweeping raids across the city looking for Islamic State suspects. Tuesday's gunfire and suicide bombing attack at Ataturk Airport killed 43 people and wounded more than 230 others....
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The Latest: Putin sees 'traumatic effect' from UK's EU vote

LONDON (AP) -- The Latest on Britain's vote to leave the European Union (all times local):...
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Turkish authorities identify suicide bombers; death toll 43

ISTANBUL (AP) -- The three suicide bombers who attacked Istanbul airport were a Russian, an Uzbek and a Kyrgyz, a senior Turkish official said Thursday, hours after police carried out sweeping raids across the city looking for Islamic State suspects. Tuesday's gunfire and suicide bombing attack at Ataturk Airport killed 43 people and wounded more than 230 others....
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Boris Johnson won't run for leadership of Conservative Party

LONDON (AP) -- The race to become Britain's next prime minister took a dramatic last-minute turn with former London Mayor Boris Johnson - considered a front-runner - ruling himself out of the race after the defection of a key ally on Thursday....
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Philadelphia filling teacher vacancies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia's school superintendent says the district has filled 99 percent of its teacher positions....
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2 admit filing fake deeds on government-, bank-owned homes

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Federal prosecutors say two suburban Philadelphia men have pleaded guilty to filing false land deeds on homes and fraudulent tax forms to try to intimidate and harass judges, law enforcement, and other government workers....
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Man admits he drank 8 beers in fatal hit-and-run, police say

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police have charged a man who they say admitted to drinking at least eight beers before he struck and killed a woman with his sport utility vehicle in Pittsburgh....
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Pittsburgh school board OKs new supe despite resume concerns

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Public Schools board has rejected one member's request to rescind the hiring of a superintendent after questions were raised about his resume and possible plagiarism....
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Teen dies after being shot in face while playing with gun

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A 13-year-old Philadelphia boy who was playing with a gun with several other teens has died after he was shot in the face....
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Man wanted in New Jersey slaying arrested in Pennsylvania

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) -- A man wanted in a 2014 New Jersey slaying has been arrested in Pennsylvania....
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2 women get prison terms for fatal 2014 drive-by shooting

STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Two Pennsylvania women have been sentenced to 10 to 40 years in prison for their roles in a deadly drive-by shooting....
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APNewsBreak: US judge tosses suit against reclusive cleric

A federal judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit alleging that a reclusive Muslim cleric in Pennsylvania orchestrated human rights abuses in his native Turkey, ruling the claims did not belong in U.S. courts....
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Court dismisses suit over budget-fight holdup of school aid

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania judge is dismissing a lawsuit over held-up state and federal school aid during a record-breaking budget stalemate....
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Senate advances House budget bill, with funding in limbo

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Senate took quick action on the House's just-passed budget package Wednesday, a day before the state government's fiscal-year deadline, although divisions remained over how to pay for the nearly $31.6 billion spending plan....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
How would you assess race relations here in America since President Obama's election in 2008? <More Info>

Improved
Same
Worse
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69%
Same
20%
Improved
11%
Total Votes: 6,704

Yesterday's Poll

Do you agree with the Supreme Court striking down the Texas abortion law?

No
86%
Yes
14%
Total Votes: 20,704

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