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Clinton says veep pick Kaine is everything GOP ticket isn't

MIAMI (AP) -- Hillary Clinton debuted running mate Sen. Tim Kaine on Saturday as a can-do progressive committed to social justice and equality - "everything Donald Trump and Mike Pence are not" - at a boisterous rally ahead of next week's Democratic National Convention....
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IS attacks protest in Afghan capital, kills 80 people

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a peaceful protest in the Afghan capital on Saturday that killed at least 80 people and wounded more than 200, marking the first time the extremists have struck Kabul and raising fears of their growing strength and capability in Afghanistan....
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Some of the most recent deadly attacks claimed by IS

In the deadliest attack to hit the Afghan capital since 2001, a suicide bomber targeted a crowd of demonstrators in Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 83 people and wounding another 231. The attack was later claimed by the Islamic State group. If the claim is proved correct, it will mark the first time the extremists have struck the Afghan capital....
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The Latest: 10-day ban on public gatherings in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- The Latest on the deadly bombing of a mass demonstration by members of Afghanistan's ethnic Hazara minority in the capital, Kabul (all times local):...
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Political scandals linger as Philly readies for convention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The streets are freshly swept, the hotel rooms are pristine, the party invitations have gone out and extra police patrols are assigned....
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Mayor: Deal to avert airport worker strike during convention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The mayor of Philadelphia has announced an agreement that will avert a walkout by some Philadelphia International Airport workers who had threatened to strike during next week's Democratic National Convention....
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Excessive heat warning issued as Democratic convention nears

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- It's extra sunny in Philadelphia this weekend and hot and humid weather is settling over the City of Brotherly Love as tens of thousands of delegates are about to converge on the city for the Democratic National Convention....
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US researcher: Young shooters tend to research role models

MILAN (AP) -- The U.S. psychologist who wrote a book about school shootings that investigators found in the Munich gunman's room says researching other mass killers can be a warning sign since young gunmen often are looking for role models - but it's just one of many possible indicators....
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Philadelphia primps, activists prepare for DNC convention

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Protesters, party leaders and city officials were making final plans as Philadelphia prepared to host the four-day Democratic National Convention that starts Monday....
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How sympathetic whites are helping to fuel racial change

MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) -- An attorney in Oregon is supporting political candidates who promise to address racial profiling in policing. In suburban Ohio, a mother says she and her friends will push for better racial integration in their children's high school. And in rural Massachusetts, a young father has launched a Facebook group called "White Men for Black Lives."...
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Woman critically injured in home invasion

MCKEESPORT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a woman was critically injured in a shooting during a home invasion robbery in western Pennsylvania....
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Police: Car slams minivan, pedestrians; kills woman, hurts 6

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police in Philadelphia say a woman was killed and her husband and young son were among six people injured when they were struck by a driver in a stolen car....
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Competitive Pennsylvania race turns on suburban Philadelphia

BRYN MAWR, Pennsylvania (AP) -- The Democratic National Convention is heading to Philadelphia, but Hillary Clinton has her sights set just beyond the city limits....
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For Clinton, concern lingers over enthusiasm for candidacy

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) -- Hillary Clinton has a problem....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Did Ohio Governor Kasich embarrass the GOP by not speaking or attending their National Convention in Cleveland? <More Info>

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79%
No
21%
Total Votes: 10,701

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Of the three main contenders who do you believe should be Hillary Clinton's vice presidential running mate?

Tim Kaine
73%
Tom Vilsack
21%
Tom Perez
6%
Total Votes: 15,016

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