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Captain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said....
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Captain of sunken South Korean ferry arrested

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- The captain of a sunken South Korean ferry was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, as investigators looked into whether his evacuation order came too late to save lives. Two crew members were also arrested, a prosecutor said....
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Diplomacy doesn't move insurgents in Ukraine

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up government buildings in eastern Ukraine, despite a diplomatic accord reached in Geneva and overtures from the government in Kiev....
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Ukraine crisis: turning points

MOSCOW (AP) -- An agreement struck by the U.S., the European Union, Russia and Ukraine has raised hopes for defusing the Ukrainian crisis, which has strained East-West ties to a degree unseen since the Cold War. The deal Thursday in Geneva came after the four parties held talks together for the first time since Ukraine's turmoil began nearly five months ago. A look at how the Ukrainian crisis has evolved:...
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'Most wanted' offender faces bail jumping charge

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) -- A sex offender who was captured by New Jersey authorities earlier this month after being on the run for more than two decades has been charged with bail jumping....
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Man sentenced for attack near Independence Hall

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man will spend nearly five years behind bars for what prosecutors described as a random, brutal assault on a Philadelphia pedestrian who had sought his help....
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College to give honorary degree to Monument Man

EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania college is paying tribute to one of the last surviving members of the World War II group known as the Monuments Men....
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27K UPMC worker hit by data breach, 788 by fraud

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The personal information of 27,000 University of Pittsburgh Medical Center employees might have been put at risk by identity thieves who apparently used the information of 788 workers to file bogus federal tax returns, the hospital network said....
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Report: Pennsylvania forests impacted by drilling

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A small portion of Pennsylvania state forest land has been impacted by shale gas drilling, but many questions remain about how to manage the politically sensitive issue that is opposed by many residents, according to a new report....
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DEP: Wastewater leaked from Range impoundment pond

MARIANNA, Pa. (AP) -- The state Department of Environmental Protection says Range Resources will likely be sent a violation notice and fined for drilling wastewater that leaked out of an impoundment pond in southwestern Pennsylvania....
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5th dies from Pennsylvania crash, 2 still critical

SOUTH BEND, Pa. (AP) -- A fifth person has died a day after two cars collided on a rural western Pennsylvania highway....
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Pa. unemployment rate drops to 6 percent in March

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's jobless rate has continued its steady decline....
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Philadelphia chocolate store: Tax issue resolved

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia chocolate maker and candy store says it has resolved a tax issue that threatened to shutter the establishment days before Easter....
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Pennsylvania man accused of sex assaults in NJ

MANSFIELD, N.J. (AP) -- Authorities have accused a Pennsylvania man of sexually assaulting three boys in New Jersey's Warren County....
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KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the tormentors in the case of a South Fayette teenager who recorded an alleged bullying incident at school should be charged? <More Info>

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Yesterday's Poll

Do you think the Supreme Court should rule that It is a crime for politicians to lie or issue false statements in the midst of an election?

Yes:
77%
No:
23%
Total Votes: 5,064

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