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Gas falling under $3 nationwide: What to know

NEW YORK (AP) -- The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price of $2-something a gallon....
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Syria's Alawites pay heavy price as they bury sons

DWEIR SHEIKH SAAD, Syria (AP) -- The posters of slain Syrian soldiers, put up by families to commemorate their sons killed in the fight against rebels, are plastered on walls throughout the coastal province of Tartous. The impromptu murals of death illustrate the price supporters of President Bashar Assad are paying to defend his rule....
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Protests push Burkina Faso president from power

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) -- The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, ending the 27-year reign of one of Africa's longest-serving rulers who had survived previous attempts to topple him....
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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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After murder suspect is caught, a sigh of relief

MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- For 48 days, Eric Frein was everywhere and nowhere, supposedly sighted again and again, only to melt back into the woods in a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse....
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Trick-or-treating back on after manhunt ends

MOUNTAINHOME, 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 killing a state trooper....
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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: Wife was given fatal dose of cyanide

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An autopsy pathologist says the wife of a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher was given a fatal dose of cyanide, though he can't determine how or by whom....
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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>

Yes:
No:
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99%
No:
1%
Total Votes: 11,320

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: 8,070

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