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Pro-Russia separatists in control of coastal town

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russia separatists, relaxed and well-equipped, held firm control on Friday of the strategic coastal town of Novoazovsk, a day after Ukraine claimed tanks and armored vehicles had invaded from Russia....
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Pro-Russia separatists in control of coastal town

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russia separatists, relaxed and well-equipped, held firm control on Friday of the strategic coastal town of Novoazovsk, a day after Ukraine claimed tanks and armored vehicles had invaded from Russia....
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Ebola arrives in Senegal as outbreak accelerates

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- A man infected with Ebola traveled to Senegal, bringing to the country the first confirmed case of the dreaded disease that has hit four other West African nations and killed more than 1,500 people, the Ministry of Health said Friday....
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UN says Syria refugees top 3 million mark

GENEVA (AP) -- The civil war in Syria has forced 3 million people out of the country, including more than a million people who fled in the past year, creating a crisis that the U.N. refugee agency said requires the biggest operation in its 64-year history....
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Hershey takes wraps off new corporate logo

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) -- The Hershey Company is rolling out a new corporate logo that features a freshly stylized version of one of its most famous chocolate products....
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Hearing set on moving school stabbing suspect

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A hearing is scheduled next month on a request to transfer a 16-year-old boy to a mental health treatment facility while he awaits trial in a mass stabbing at a Pennsylvania high school last spring....
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Pa. man pleads guilty to child pornography charge

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man who acknowledged producing child pornography faces a minimum of 15 years in prison when he's sentenced early next year....
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In first, memorial will be open on night of 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Sept. 11 memorial plaza will be open on the night of the attacks' anniversary this year, the first time the general public will be able to visit ground zero on the commemoration date....
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Fire chief charged with theft must repay $45K

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- The chief of a volunteer fire department in northeastern Pennsylvania will repay the agency more than $45,000 to help settle theft allegations....
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Harrisburg treasurer resigns after theft charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The treasurer of Pennsylvania's capital city is stepping down due to theft charges related to his previous job....
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Online list IDs water wells harmed by drilling

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Six years into a natural gas boom, Pennsylvania has for the first time released details of 243 cases in which companies prospecting for oil or gas were found by state regulators to have contaminated private drinking water wells....
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Philly museum to display ancient human skeleton

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton that was recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum storage room....
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Pennsylvania Medicaid could change without Corbett

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Corbett has won approval for elements of a federally-funded health care expansion his administration spent more than a year developing, but he is facing an uphill battle for a second term and some parts of the plan may not survive if Democrat Tom Wolf beats him in November's election....
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W. Pa. ice cream shop owner guilty of child abuse

MCCANDLESS, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania ice cream store owner has been convicted of sexually abusing two girls....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should the Labor Council invite all politicians to march in the Labor Day parade? <More Info>

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Yes:
56%
No;
44%
Total Votes: 5,727

Yesterday's Poll

Do you agree with Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald's proposal to substitute county police patrols with park rangers?

Yes:
63%
No:
37%
Total Votes: 5,999

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