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Coroner: Death of Andrew Getty appears natural or accident

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The death at a Hollywood Hills home Tuesday of Andrew Getty, one of the heirs to the fortune of one of the wealthiest and best-known families in American history, was most likely from natural causes or an accident, authorities and family members said....
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Buhari wins in Nigeria, defeating Goodluck Jonathan

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) -- Amid anger over an Islamic insurgency that has claimed thousands of lives, Nigerians threw out the incumbent and elected a 72-year-old former military dictator in a historic transfer of power officially announced early Wednesday following the nation's most hotly contested election ever....
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Nigeria new leader Muhammadu Buhari has strict reputation

ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) -- Nigeria's next president, the first opposition candidate to unseat a democratically elected president in the country's history, also knows how to take power through other means....
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No nuke agreement yet: Iran talks push past deadline

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- With stubborn disputes unresolved, nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers went past a self-imposed deadline and into overtime as negotiators renewed efforts to hammer out the outline of an agreement....
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Avedon exhibit features portraits of 1960s-70s newsmakers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A new exhibit focusing on Richard Avedon's photos of political and cultural newsmakers invites visitors to rethink the concept of portraits in the age of the selfie....
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In Etan Patz case, defense focuses on the other suspect

NEW YORK (AP) -- An enigmatic figure looms over the trial of a man who confessed to killing Etan Patz: the former suspect who some still believe is behind the disappearance of the 6-year-old on May 25, 1979....
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In Etan Patz case, defense focuses on the other suspect

NEW YORK (AP) -- The longtime suspect in the disappearance of Etan Patz is looming over the murder trial of the man who confessed to killing the 6-year-old boy....
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Ex-firefighter arrested after holding 4 others hostage

ELKINS PARK, Pa. (AP) -- A just-terminated volunteer firefighter returned to his Philadelphia-area firehouse with a 9mm handgun Tuesday and held four firefighters hostage, firing one shot into a wall before surrendering an hour later, police said....
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Kane loses challenge to probe recommending she face charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Tuesday lost a challenge in the state's highest court over an investigation that recommended she be charged criminally in the leaks of secret material....
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Pennsylvania college expels 3 for racist radio broadcast

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A private Pennsylvania college expelled three students over a campus radio broadcast in which they made racist comments and used a slur....
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Family: Mumia Abu-Jamal treated for diabetes complications

POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal was rushed to a hospital to be treated for complications from diabetes, according to family members and supporters who asserted Tuesday that the state prison system has been providing him with substandard medical care....
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Husband, wife found dead in home, had been cut by chain saw

HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa. (AP) -- A husband and wife have been found cut by a chain saw and dead in a Philadelphia-area home....
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Girlfriend charged with murder in off-duty officer's death

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) -- The girlfriend of an off-duty police officer has been charged with shooting him to death inside his home after she originally contended it happened accidentally when she removed a gun from their dog's mouth, authorities said....
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Jewelry expert testifies in $20M insurance fraud-fires case

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A local GOP fundraiser charged in a $20 million insurance scheme after three mansion fires in five years cursed and discussed the Mafia while meeting with a jewelry appraiser about her claims, the appraiser testified Tuesday....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you see it as a positive sign that negotiations are continuing or a negative sign that no agreement has been reached after months of talks aimed at curtailing Iran's nuclear program? <More Info>

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100%
Total Votes: 13

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think Indiana's Religious Free Restoration Act is fine the way it is written or should it be clarified to make sure it isn't used by business owners to exclude gay and lesbian customers from services?

Fine-Way It Is:
62%
Needs Clarification:
38%
Total Votes: 8,566

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