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Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rocked

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma....
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Tsipras defiant as banks shut, markets rocked

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the country has to ditch the euro currency and return to the drachma....
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The next act: what happens now in Greece's drama

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Greece has entered the twilight zone....
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As Kurds gain in Syria, Turkish govt ponders military action

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- As Kurdish rebels in northern Syria rack up wins against the Islamic State group, Turkish media is abuzz with talk of a long-debated military intervention to push the Islamic militants back from the Turkish border - a move that will also outflank any Kurdish attempts to create a state along Turkey's southern frontier....
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The Latest: Major votes lined up in Pennsylvania Legislature

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The latest news from an efforts by Pennsylvania Republican lawmakers to line up various pieces of major legislation for floor votes (all times local):...
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What to expect if Wolf, lawmakers can't agree on a budget

Pennsylvania might not have a budget in place when the new fiscal year begins. Here's a look at what to expect:...
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Family of businessman killed in train crash sues Amtrak

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The family of a businessman killed when a speeding passenger train derailed near Philadelphia accused Amtrak of negligence and outrageous conduct in a wrongful-death lawsuit filed Monday....
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Police union donates iPads, offers reward in school theft

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia's police union is donating 20 iPads to a Catholic elementary school that's reeling from the theft of more than $17,000 worth of electronics....
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Airline ops manager working on 9/11 is charged in sex sting

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An American Airlines operations manager who was among the few people to learn of the first 9/11 hijacking before the jet struck the World Trade Center has been arrested near Pittsburgh in an online child-sex sting....
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Ohio, Indiana, Michigan divide money to help Lake Erie

PERRYSBURG, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio will get much of the $17.5 million in federal money going to farmers to help reduce the algae problem in Lake Erie....
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New York formalizes ban on fracking, ending 7-year review

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York formalized its ban on high-volume hydraulic fracturing for natural gas on Monday, concluding a seven-year environmental and health review that drew a record number of public comments....
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Pirates staying patient as Polanco searches for consistency

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A year ago, Gregory Polanco was the next big thing. When the Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder was called up to the big leagues last June, his arrival was viewed as a coronation....
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Pennsylvania's new treasurer Reese reports for work

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's new state treasurer is spending his first day on the job....
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Man resentenced to 15 to 30 years in walking trail slaying

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- One of two men convicted in what authorities called a drug-related slaying on a western Pennsylvania walking trail has been resentenced to 15 to 30 years in prison....
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Do you agree with the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that same-sex couples have the right to marry anywhere in the United States?

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Yes:
9%
Total Votes: 23,533

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