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Twitter moves to actively seek out terrorist supporters

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Twitter is now using spam-fighting technology to seek out accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity and is examining other accounts related to those flagged for possible removal, the company announced Friday....
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7 dead, hundreds rescued and injured as quake rattles Taiwan

TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) -- Rescuers raced to find survivors after a powerful, shallow earthquake struck southern Taiwan before dawn Saturday, collapsing a high-rise residential complex and killing at least seven people, sending scores to hospital and leaving about a couple dozen missing....
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The Latest: Death toll rises to 7 in Taiwan quake

TAINAN, Taiwan (AP) -- The Latest on a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in southern Taiwan (all times local):...
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Analysis: AP bureau chiefs in Koreas on planned launch

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- It's another big, splashy step for the North Korean government: a planned rocket launch the world will see as a banned test of long-range missile technology that comes only weeks after testing what it said was a hydrogen bomb....
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New England digs out from first big snowfall of season

BOSTON (AP) -- New England is digging out from its first big snowfall of the season that dumped more than a foot in some places and left tens of thousands of homes and businesses without power, as forecasters eye another potential winter storm early next week....
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The Latest: 6-year-old hit by falling tree limb dies

BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on a winter storm that dropped more than a foot of snow on some areas of the Northeast (all times local):...
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Prosecutors seek to restore Penn State officials' charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Prosecutors said Friday they were asking a Pennsylvania appeals court to reconsider its dismissal of some criminal charges against three former Penn State administrators accused of covering up sex abuse complaints against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky....
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Court rejects AG Kane's request to reinstate law license

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane's law license will remain suspended after the state's highest court on Friday denied her request to have it reinstated while she fights criminal charges of leaking secret grand jury material and lying about it....
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Meek Mill gets 3 months house arrest for parole violation

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia judge is giving Robert Williams at least three months to earn back his status as rapper Meek Mill....
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Unabashed gluttony takes center stage at Philly's Wing Bowl

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook....
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Woman killed in bed by falling tree, husband trapped

BROOMALL, Pa. (AP) -- A 90-foot tree fell on a home in suburban Philadelphia early Friday, killing a woman in her bed and trapping her husband beside her for hours before he could be rescued, authorities said....
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Boy, 12, dies after returning to burning home to find father

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Relatives say a 12-year-old boy died when he returned to a burning suburban Philadelphia house to search for his father who just had hip surgery....
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Tattoos, martial arts and poker? Casinos wooing millennials

BOSTON (AP) -- Casinos worried that millennials aren't getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele....
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Pennsylvania's insurance sign-ups dip after Medicaid expands

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Officials say the number of Pennsylvanians enrolled in insurance plans sold through the federal marketplace shrank from a year ago as some people migrated to Medicaid after the program's eligibility guidelines expanded....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Who do you think will win the Super Bowl this Sunday? <More Info>

Denver Broncos:
Carolina Panthers:
Carolina Panthers:
68%
Denver Broncos:
32%
Total Votes: 509

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think FBI Director James Comely will recommend criminal charges against Hillary Clinton?

Yes:
67%
No:
33%
Total Votes: 14,212

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