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UN warns 20,000 children are trapped in Iraq's Fallujah

BAGHDAD (AP) -- The U.N. children's fund on Wednesday issued a stark warning to Iraqi troops and Islamic State militants in the battle for Fallujah to spare the children, the most vulnerable among the tens of thousands of civilians who remain trapped by the fighting for control of this city west of Baghdad....
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What UK can learn from Norway as it weighs life outside EU

STAVANGER, Norway (AP) -- Ahead of a June 23 referendum on whether to quit the European Union, Britons are looking across the North Sea to Norway for clues on what life could be like outside the bloc....
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In Chile, Wal-Mart adapts to local tastes to reach the top

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) -- As Wal-Mart tries to build an international juggernaut, it has had no greater success than in Chile, where even its failures show a commitment to adapting quickly to local shopping habits....
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From a young activist, a show of anger at Egypt's courts

CAIRO (AP) -- Egyptian activist Sanaa Seif decided she had had enough of Egypt's justice system....
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Gov't report: Airports need more help keeping intruders out

While intruders routinely breach the security fences protecting runways and planes at U.S. airports, the federal Transportation Security Administration is not keeping up with the threat or doing enough to help airports identify their vulnerabilities, according to a government report....
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Pennsylvania to write medical marijuana program rules

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's Department of Health says it expects to write temporary regulations this year creating a medical marijuana program....
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Survey says budget fight inflicted damage on social services

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A new survey says non-profit organizations that carry out social services in Pennsylvania still owe interest from loans taken out during a protracted state government budget stalemate....
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Police departments begin to reward restraint tactics

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A few police agencies in the U.S. have begun rewarding officers for showing restraint in the line of duty, putting the tactic on par with bravery....
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Judge who refused to toss Cosby's criminal case will stay on

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A suburban Philadelphia judge who refused to throw out Bill Cosby's criminal case after his arrest will keep the case through trial....
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Bank robber who used sex toy as fake bomb is sent to prison

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pittsburgh man who robbed a bank with a fake bomb made out of phone wires, duct tape and a sex toy has been sentenced to 1 1/2 to 3 years in prison....
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Utility agency ordered to release records that led to fine

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The state's high court has ordered the release of investigative records concerning electric utility PPL's response to a 2011 power outage that resulted in a $60,000 fine from utility regulators....
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Customer in McDonald's drive-thru gets run over by own car

MOUNT PLEASANT, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a Pennsylvania woman going through the drive-thru at McDonald's dropped her bag of food at the window, fell out of her car while trying to retrieve it and then was run over by her own vehicle....
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Woman's body tied to cinder block found in Pennsylvania pond

POTTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A woman's body was found tied to a cinder block in a popular swimming and fishing hole near Philadelphia, authorities said Tuesday....
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Feds: Woman repeatedly dislocated shoulder to get pain pills

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman accused of purposely and repeatedly dislocated her shoulder so she could get painkillers pleaded guilty Tuesday to fraud charges....
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Opinion Poll

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Should Edward Snowden be granted some leniency from the administration if he was to return and stand trial in the U.S.? <More Info>

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Yesterday's Poll

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Do you think the FBI will recommend charges be filed against Mrs. Clinton for jeopardizing national security when using her private server as Secretary of State?

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67%
No
33%
Total Votes: 11,866

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