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Peshmerga troops start entering Syrian border town

SURUC, Turkey (AP) -- Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters entered a northern Syrian border town, crossing over from Turkey on Thursday, the first from among a group of 150 Kurdish troops on their way into the embattled Kobani, activists said....
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Peshmerga troops start entering Syrian border town

SURUC, Turkey (AP) -- Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters entered a northern Syrian border town, crossing over from Turkey on Thursday, the first from among a group of 150 Kurdish troops on their way into the embattled Kobani, activists said....
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Sweden recognizes Palestinian state; Israel upset

STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Sweden's new left-leaning government on Thursday recognized a Palestinian state - a move that comes during increased tensions between Arabs and Jews over Israel's plans to build about 1,000 housing units in east Jerusalem....
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Brutal winter set to hit war-torn eastern Ukraine

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Dark tunnels in the basement of a bombed-out hospital in the eastern city of Donetsk lead to a makeshift shelter. Opening the door hardly alleviates the gloom, for the only lighting inside is the flicker of handmade oil lamps....
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Couple face hearing in son's starvation death

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Harrisburg couple charged in the starvation death of their 9-year-old son face a preliminary hearing on charges of criminal homicide....
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Ex-coach: Ending season over hazing 'overreaction'

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- The championship-winning former football coach at a Philadelphia-area high school rocked by hazing allegations says canceling the rest of the season was an "overzealous, knee jerk, overreaction."...
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Police: 2 anti-violence organizers beat ex-roomie

WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police say two western Pennsylvania community organizers with a local Stop the Violence group severely beat a former roommate with whom they had a property dispute....
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Lawyer: Ex-Philly judge Berry pleading guilty

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The lawyer for a retired Philadelphia judge says he'll plead guilty to criminal charges in connection with using his judicial office to run his private property-management company....
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Buyer suing owner of The Meadows for $10 million

HOUSTON, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania company that announced plans to buy The Meadows Racetrack & Casino near Pittsburgh for $465 million has sued the current owner, jeopardizing that deal....
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Defense wants more time in school stabbings case

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The attorney for a 17-year-old boy charged with stabbing 20 students and a security guard at his western Pennsylvania high school wants more time to review police and medical reports....
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Police: Thief grabs display Rolex, runs from store

GROVE CITY, Pa. (AP) -- State police have been searching for a man who grabbed a $10,000 Rolex watch on display and ran out of a western Pennsylvania jewelry store....
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5 things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday:...
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Ex-Pitt pharmacy prof gets probation in drug case

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A former University of Pittsburgh pharmacy professor will spend six months on probation in a first-offender's program after pleading no contest to 23 charges that he used school and federal grant money to buy prescription anti-anxiety drugs and painkillers to which he was addicted....
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Trooper struck by car, seriously hurt along road

RUFFSDALE, Pa. (AP) -- State police say a trooper has been seriously injured when he was struck by a car while he was out of his vehicle and clearing debris from a southwestern Pennsylvania highway....
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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>

Appointed:
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67%
Appointed:
33%
Total Votes: 7,596

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: 13,472

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