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Hong Kong leader offers talks with protesters

HONG KONG (AP) -- Hong Kong's embattled leader has offered to hold talks between his government and pro-democracy protesters, but says he will not accept their demand that he resign....
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Many sick in US Ebola patient's Liberia hometown

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- Thomas Eric Duncan rushed to help his 19-year-old neighbor when she began convulsing days after first complaining of stomach pain. Everyone assumed her health problems were related to her being 7 months pregnant. Still, no ambulance came as Ebola decimates Liberia's capital....
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Hong Kong leader offers talks with protesters

HONG KONG (AP) -- Hong Kong's embattled leader has offered to hold talks between his government and pro-democracy protesters, but says he will not accept their demand that he resign....
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Ukraine wary of fragile peace as patriotism surges

BOYARKA, Ukraine (AP) -- Since Ukraine's conflict with Russia erupted, Oleksandr Federenko has gone from village kid to army cadet, trading computer games for knife-throwing classes and morning marches. He is only 13....
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Philadelphia set to cut ribbon on new boardwalk

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Bikers and runners on Philadelphia's Schuylkill (SKOO'-kill) River Trail already travel past iconic sites like the art museum and Boathouse Row. Now they get to walk on water....
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5 things to know for Thursday in Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Thursday:...
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Ultralight helicopter found crashed, pilot dead

ROSTRAVER, Pa. (AP) -- Emergency crews have found a 60-year-old man dead amid his crashed ultralight helicopter, not far from a small western Pennsylvania airport where he failed to return....
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Trooper accidentally shot in training exercise

SCHWENKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania state trooper killed Tuesday during a firearms training exercise in suburban Philadelphia was fatally wounded when another trooper's gun accidentally discharged, Capt. James Raykovitz announced Wednesday afternoon....
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Porn emails case emerges in gubernatorial debate

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf and Republican Gov. Tom Corbett crossed swords Wednesday over the newly disclosed email chains of pornographic videos and images between employees of the attorney general's office, with Corbett calling it a "cheap shot" for Wolf to suggest that he bore responsibility....
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Woman jailed in selling amusement parts for scrap

CONNEAUT LAKE, Pa. (AP) -- A woman has been jailed on charges that she sold parts of an inactive ride at a historic Pennsylvania amusement park for scrap....
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Point State Park honored as 'Great Public Space'

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh's Point State Park has been named one of America's 10 Great Public Spaces by the American Planning Association....
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New Jersey 'Bricks R Us' supplier gets 24 years

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A New Jersey man with 17 prior convictions will spend 24 years in federal prison for helping supply a Pittsburgh-area ring heroin ring, some of whose members wore T-shirts labeled "Bricks R Us."...
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Enterovirus case confirmed in SW Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health has confirmed the first case of enterovirus D68 in southwestern Pennsylvania....
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Allegheny College prof resigning over porn charges

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An award-winning contemporary literature professor plans to resign from a northwestern Pennsylvania college after federal agents arrested him on child pornography charges....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think U.S. Carriers should suspend flights to and from the infected areas in West Africa to stem the spread of Ebola? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
73%
No:
27%
Total Votes: 5,146

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think the rapid rise of Islamic State is the result of a political/policy failure or an intelligence failure?

Political/Policy Failure:
81%
Intelligence Failure:
19%
Total Votes: 13,005

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