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Tsarnaev goes on trial in Boston Marathon bombing

BOSTON (AP) -- His life on the line, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev went on trial Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing, with prosecutors saying he used a backpack to plant a bomb designed to "tear people apart and create a bloody spectacle."...
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US says Iran far off from a working nuke, others differ

MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) -- One burning question in the global effort to prevent Iran from becoming a nuclear power is this: How long would it take for the Islamic Republic to build a bomb?...
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Coal mine blast in eastern Ukraine kills 1, traps dozens

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- An explosion ripped through a coal mine before dawn Wednesday in war-torn eastern Ukraine, killing at least one miner, rebel and government officials said. An injured miner reported seeing five bodies....
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Microsoft co-founder says he found sunken Japan WWII warship

TOKYO (AP) -- Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul Allen and his research team have found the wreckage of a massive Japanese World War II battleship off the Philippines near where it sank more than 70 years ago, he said Wednesday....
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Weather closes Penn State for first time in 8 years

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State's main campus is closed for the first time in eight years due to icy roads and forecasts for more snow....
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Avalanche's Alex Tanguay set to play 1000th NHL game

DENVER (AP) -- Colorado Avalanche forward Alex Tanguay (TAN'-gay) is about to reach an important milestone....
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5 things to know for Wednesday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Wednesday:...
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PNC to scale back financing for mountaintop mining companies

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh-based PNC Financial Services Group says it will further scale back financing of companies that cut off mountaintops to mine coal....
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4 from Philadelphia family drown off Dominican Republic

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) -- Authorities in the Dominican Republic say four people from a Philadelphia family drowned in an incident along the country's eastern coastline....
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Wing restaurants collecting money for police dog memorial

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Several Pittsburgh-area Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants were collecting money to help pay for a statue to memorialize a city police dog that was fatally stabbed last year....
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Spirit Airlines to offer Chicago flights from Palmer airport

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) -- Spirit Airlines plans to add daily flights between Arnold Palmer Regional Airport in southwestern Pennsylvania and Chicago starting May 7....
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Pittsburgh police forming Office of Professional Standards

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh's police chief is moving forward with plans to open an Office of Professional Standards....
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Man found shot dead near western Pennsylvania park

WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- Police in western Pennsylvania are investigating the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found in an alley near a playground....
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Police searching for suspect in fatal Pittsburgh shooting

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Police are searching for a suspect in a fatal shooting in Pittsburgh's Homewood neighborhood....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
With the proposed changes in Pennsylvania’s tax structure will you expect to pay more or less in states taxes? <More Info>

More State Taxes:
Less State Taxes:
More State Taxes:
93%
Less State Taxes:
7%
Total Votes: 23,228

Yesterday's Poll

Do you support or oppose Mt Lebanon's plans to lure deer and shoot them?

Oppose:
52%
Support:
48%
Total Votes: 20,693

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