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Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp....
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Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) -- Oscar Pistorius was taken away in a police van with barred windows Tuesday to start serving a five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp....
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Total CEO dead in runway crash; plow driver drunk

MOSCOW (AP) -- Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic CEO of Total SA who dedicated his career to the multinational oil company, was killed at a Moscow airport when his private jet collided with a snowplow whose driver was drunk, Russian investigators said Tuesday....
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Terrorist ideology blamed in Canada car attack

SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Quebec (AP) -- A man who was shot and killed by police after he struck two members of the Canadian military with his car was "clearly linked to terrorist ideology," officials said Tuesday....
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Governor signing law in response to Abu-Jamal talk

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is preparing to sign legislation prompted by a college address given by Mumia Abu-Jamal, who is serving a life sentence for the 1981 murder of a Philadelphia police officer....
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Schools closed in ambush suspect search area

A northeastern Pennsylvania school district closed its schools Tuesday after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush....
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5 things to know for Tuesday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday:...
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Retired Philadelphia officer fatally shot in Va.

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) -- A woman fatally shot in her home in southeastern Virginia has been identified as a retired Philadelphia police officer....
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Man gets 20 years for child porn with sleeping boy

ERIE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania man will spend 20 years in federal prison for taking pictures of himself molesting a sleeping 11-year-old boy....
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Sheriff's sale delayed for historic amusement park

MEADVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A judge has delayed the sheriff's sale of a 122-year-old amusement park in northwestern Pennsylvania until objections by the state attorney general's office can be heard next month....
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Police: Flight 93 fire cause may never be known

SHANKSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A state police fire marshal says he may never be able to determine what caused a fire that destroyed the headquarters buildings at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Pennsylvania....
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Store clerk tells bandit to bug off with spray can

BERLIN, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania convenience store clerk told a would-be bandit to bug off by spraying the suspect with a can of insecticide....
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Corbett to sign bill to stem victims 'anguish'

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Gov. Tom Corbett says he will sign a bill that aims to prevent people convicted of crimes from causing their victims "mental anguish."...
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Chevron's $20M to improve Pennsylvania workforce

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Chevron Corp. is spending $20 million to launch its Appalachia Partnership Initiative, which is meant to improve schools and workforce development in 27 counties in southwestern Pennsylvania, northern West Virginia and eastern Ohio....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Given the problems with the new health care law, should Congress and the president go through the law piece by piece to improve it, repeal the entire law and start over again or leave the law as it is? <More Info>

Go Through Law Piece by Piece:
Repeal Law/Start Over:
Leave Law as is:
Repeal Law/Start Over:
57%
Go Through Law Piece by Piece:
28%
Leave Law as is:
15%
Total Votes: 7,715

Yesterday's Poll

With less than two and half months left in the year, do you believe the Dow Jones Industrial Average will close below its January high?

Yes:
51%
No:
49%
Total Votes: 6,666

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