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Israeli court gives soldier 18 months for fatal shooting

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- An Israeli military court on Tuesday sentenced a soldier to 18 months in prison for his deadly shooting of a Palestinian attacker who lay wounded on the ground, capping a nearly yearlong saga that has deeply divided the country....
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Pinpointing cause of death for NK's Kim Jong Nam may be hard

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Determining whether poison killed the half brother of North Korea's leader in a busy airport is proving difficult for Malaysian officials, who said Tuesday that autopsy results are so far inconclusive....
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Bodies of 74 migrants heading to Europe wash up in Libya

CAIRO (AP) -- At least 74 bodies of African migrants have washed ashore in western Libya, the Libyan Red Crescent said Tuesday, the latest tragedy at sea along a perilous trafficking route to Europe....
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Israeli court gives soldier 18 months for fatal shooting

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- An Israeli military court on Tuesday sentenced a soldier to 18 months in prison for his deadly shooting of a Palestinian attacker who lay wounded on the ground, capping a nearly yearlong saga that has deeply divided the country....
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SEPTA investigates accident involving out-of-service trains

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Officials are on the scene of an accident involving two out-of-service commuter trains in Philadelphia....
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Steelers' Joey Porter to plead guilty to fracas citations

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter plans to plead guilty to a disorderly conduct citation stemming from a dispute with a bar bouncer and a police officer last month....
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Port Authority repairs broken rail, riders face delays

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh commuters may face delays of up to 20 minutes while workers make emergency repairs to a small fracture in the rail inside the Mt. Washington transit tunnel....
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Police: Man made up child abduction, carjacking

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Philadelphia police say they believe a man made up a story that he had been carjacked with a child in his vehicle....
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Pennsylvania mom's care package reminds son of undone chore

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania college student's mother reminded him to take out the trash - by sending it to him in a care package....
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Woman visiting husband's grave dies after cemetery crash

POTTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania woman visiting her husband's grave died after she had an asthma attack that caused her to crash her car in the cemetery....
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Imports hit historic high at Philadelphia port

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say shipping has reached record levels at the Philadelphia port....
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1,200 customers lose gas service in poor Pittsburgh suburb

CLAIRTON, Pa. (AP) -- Utility crews have been working to restore natural gas service to about 1,200 customers in a poorer Pittsburgh suburb....
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Sentencing set for drunken driver who killed police officer

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A man convicted of third-degree murder, drunken driving and other charges for a wrong-way crash that killed a western Pennsylvania police officer is set for sentencing....
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Water regulators for Philly, NYC mum on gas drilling talks

Environmental groups and anti-drilling residents fear regulators are taking steps to lift a seven-year moratorium on natural gas development near the Delaware River, whose watershed supplies Philadelphia and half the population of New York City....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll
Do you agree with Sen. McCain that President Trump's attacks on the media is to suppress a free press or is the accusation levied a political vendetta? <More Info>

Supress Free Press
Political Vendetta
Political Vendetta
84%
Supress Free Press
16%
Total Votes: 9,309

Yesterday's Poll

Would you favor Pittsburgh financing their Affordable Housing Trust Fund by increasing real estate sales taxes only on large commercial properties?

No
82%
Yes
18%
Total Votes: 21,273

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