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Maine in standoff with nurse over Ebola safeguards

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- Insisting she is perfectly healthy, nurse Kaci Hickox again defied the state's Ebola quarantine Thursday by taking a bike ride with her boyfriend, and Maine health authorities struggled to reach a compromise that would limit her contact with others....
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Fearing uprising, Iraq militants hunt ex-police

BAGHDAD (AP) -- The Islamic State group wanted to send a warning against anyone who might plot against its rule....
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Israel closes Jerusalem holy site after shooting

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israel closed all access to Jerusalem's most sensitive religious site on Thursday, a rare move that ratcheted up already heightened tensions following the attempted assassination of a prominent Jewish religious activist and the killing of his suspected Palestinian assailant by police....
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Burkina Faso parliament dissolved after protests

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) -- Burkina Faso's leader faced the greatest threat to his rule in nearly three decades Thursday, prompting a state of emergency and the dissolution of parliament after violent protests erupted over a proposal to prolong his time in power....
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Police: Man wanted in trooper ambush is captured

A survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other, was captured on Thursday, ending a seven-week manhunt for him, authorities said....
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Sleuths have new hope in search for Earhart plane

OXFORD, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia group trying to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery has new reason to think a piece of aluminum found on a Pacific atoll came from her lost plane....
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Police: Man wanted in trooper ambush is captured

DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say they have captured a man accused of killing one Pennsylvania State trooper and seriously injuring another during an ambush outside police barracks....
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Sleuths have new hope in search for Earhart plane

OXFORD, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia group trying to solve the Amelia Earhart mystery has new reason to think a piece of aluminum found on a Pacific Island came from the lost plane....
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Halloween canceled as police continue manhunt

The ongoing manhunt in northeastern Pennsylvania for the suspect in the deadly state police ambush last month has scrapped plans for trick-or-treating Friday and what would have been the 50th anniversary of a beloved Halloween parade....
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A look at claims in Pennsylvania's governor race

Some of the most prominent claims being made in the race for Pennsylvania governor between Republican incumbent Tom Corbett and Democrat Tom Wolf, and a look at the facts behind them....
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Police: Safely complete online sales in our lobby

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (AP) -- A police department in suburban Philadelphia has created a "safe zone" for people to complete transactions they arranged online....
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Outburst disrupts former college official's trial

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- A former Pennsylvania state university administrator testified during a federal civil rights trial Thursday that he didn't sexually harass or assault students, prompting one of the plaintiffs to rise from his seat and shout: "Don't lie!"...
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Steelers working to help embattled Cortez Allen

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers secondary calls it "the island." And it can be an unflinching, unforgiving place....
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Philly upping hate crime law after same-sex attack

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia's city council has passed a bill authorizing added penalties for gender identity and sexual orientation hate crimes that aren't covered under state law....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think state supreme court justices should be appointed by the governor or elected by the people? <More Info>

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67%
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33%
Total Votes: 8,025

Yesterday's Poll

With less than a week to go until the midterm elections, will the president's leadership and agenda influence your vote?

Yes:
64%
No:
36%
Total Votes: 13,473

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