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Islamic State group recruits, exploits children

BEIRUT (AP) -- Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and busy intersections in Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their black uniforms are the logos of the Islamic Police....
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US looking past Ebola to prepare for next outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The next Ebola or the next SARS. Maybe even the next HIV. Even before the Ebola epidemic in West Africa is brought under control, public health officials are girding for the next health disaster....
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Suicide bomber kills at least 45 Afghans

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A suicide bomber attacked a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 45 people, officials said....
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Islamic State group recruits, exploits children

BEIRUT (AP) -- Teenagers carrying weapons stand at checkpoints and busy intersections in Iraq's second-largest city, Mosul. Patched onto the left arms of their black uniforms are the logos of the Islamic Police....
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A rising star, Kane now beset by battles, probe

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- When Kathleen Kane ran for Pennsylvania attorney general, she campaigned as a corruption-buster who would be independent of Gov. Tom Corbett and find out why it took more than three years to investigate Jerry Sandusky....
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Top Pa. officials' salaries grow with inflation

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- No one at the state Capitol has advocated pay raises for hundreds of Pennsylvania's top elected and appointed officials since the 2005 debacle that enraged voters and ultimately cost two dozen legislators and a Supreme Court justice their seats....
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Cops: Philadelphia officer hit by fleeing vehicle

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a Philadelphia officer responding to a report of a person with a gun has been hit by a vehicle....
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City's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry

READING, Pa. (AP) -- A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly....
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Plans to sell closed western Pa. prison hit snag

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) -- Plans to sell off a closed state prison near Altoona are running into difficulty over the sales price and other issues....
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Illini field goal sinks Penn State, 16-14

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Late in the fourth quarter Saturday, Illinois kicker David Reisner lined up for a 50-yard field goal and watched as a hard wind pushed it wide left of the target....
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Western Pa. drivers hit by icy conditions

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Freezing rain in western Pennsylvania is creating headaches for drivers and business for tow trucks and body shops....
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Sites face uncertain future after casino decision

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The future of two valuable properties in Philadelphia is unclear after they weren't selected for a casino license....
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Children removed from filthy West York apartments

WEST YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Police in West York say two adults face charges and three others were taken into custody after they found two apartments where seven children lived in unsafe, filthy and unsanitary conditions....
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Yesterday's Poll

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Will free parking at 11 garages entice you to Christmas shop in Downtown Pittsburgh?

Yes:
55%
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45%
Total Votes: 20,777

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