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Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- A Maine judge gave nurse Kaci Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat Friday in their bid to restrict her movements as a precaution against Ebola....
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Gentiloni named new foreign minister of Italy

ROME (AP) -- Italy's premier has named Paolo Gentiloni as his new foreign minister, tapping a longtime center-left lawmaker and former Cabinet minister in the Romano Prodi government....
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Africans worst responders in Ebola crisis

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- The head of Africa's continental body did not get to an Ebola-hit country until last week - months after alarm bells first rang and nearly 5,000 deaths later....
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Coal miners stuck in the middle of Ukraine's war

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Glistening black sweat rolls down the spine of a beefy miner as he jackhammers bedrock along the shaft at the Chelyuskintsev coal mine in Donetsk, Ukraine's eastern industrial heartland....
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Trooper ambush suspect in court after long manhunt

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" as a gaunt and battered-looking Eric Frein - the survivalist suspected in the ambush slaying of a Pennsylvania state trooper - was led from court Friday, the morning after his capture ended a grueling seven-week manhunt....
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Wolf, Corbett sprint to finish of governor's race

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's gubernatorial candidates sprinted toward the finish line Friday, going town to town and rally to rally making their final pitches and encouraging their supporters to cast ballots and get everyone they know to join them....
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Pathologist: Doctor died of cyanide, was homicide

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An autopsy pathologist says he's sure the wife of a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher died of cyanide poison that she was given by someone else, although he can't say who that was or how it was done....
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Trick-or-treating back on after manhunt ends

CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Trick-or-treating was back on Friday in a northeastern Pennsylvania town that spent the last seven weeks under siege as hundreds of law enforcement officers searched for the survivalist accused of fatally shooting one state trooper and injuring another....
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5 college football players charged in assault

CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP) -- Five football players from a state university in western Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended from the school after police say they beat and stomped a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling "Football strong!" The victim was in intensive care Friday with severe brain trauma....
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Woman dies in fire that sets off oxygen bottles

GRAMPIAN, Pa. (AP) -- A 55-year-old woman has been identified as the victim of a fire which also killed her two dogs and set off oxygen bottles in her central Pennsylvania home....
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Career criminal 'ashamed' at robbery sentencing

ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man sentenced to 9 1/2 to 19 years in prison on his 50th birthday says he's ashamed of his most recent crimes, a bank robbery and stealing from some people who took him in after he was paroled and homeless last year....
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S&T Bancorp buying central Pennsylvania bank

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) -- S&T Bancorp, a regional bank based in western Pennsylvania, is expanding into the south-central part of the state in a $155 million deal to buy Integrity Bancshares....
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Wheeling-based WesBanco buying ESB Bank for $325M

ELLWOOD CITY, Pa. (AP) -- WesBanco Inc. is buying western Pennsylvania's ESB Bank for $325 million in cash and stock giving the West Virginia-based bank an even bigger presence in the greater Pittsburgh market....
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Woman's killing may be linked to baby's father

MARS, Pa. (AP) -- Police have been trying to determine whether a western Pennsylvania woman shot with her 5-month-old child nearby may have been targeted because the baby's father is jailed on charges he fatally shot one man and wounded others belonging to a Pittsburgh motorcycle gang....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should President Barack Obama repudiate the remarks about Israel's Prime Minister Netanyahu made by a senior administration official? <More Info>

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99%
No:
1%
Total Votes: 11,307

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think state supreme court justices should be appointed by the governor or elected by the people?

Elected:
67%
Appointed:
33%
Total Votes: 8,069

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