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Cruz hits at Trump as Indiana votes, calling rival 'amoral'

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Republican Ted Cruz launched a blistering attack on rival Donald Trump as voters cast ballots in Indiana on Tuesday, calling him "amoral" and likening him to a fictitious character he described as "a braggadocious, arrogant buffoon." Replied Trump, "Cruz does not have the temperament to be president of the United States."...
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UN demands protection for hospitals in conflicts

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council responded to an upsurge in deadly attacks on hospitals and medical personnel, unanimously adopting a resolution Tuesday demanding that all parties to conflicts protect staff and facilities treating the wounded and sick....
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Islamic State fire kills American in combat in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) -- A U.S Navy SEAL was killed Tuesday by fire from the Islamic State group outside the IS-held city of Mosul, and Defense Secretary Ash Carter acknowledged it as a "combat death" as the U.S. expands its role in the northern part of Iraq....
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Northern Syrian city of Aleppo dragged deeper into violence

BEIRUT (AP) -- A maternity hospital in a government-held section of Aleppo was struck by rocket fire Tuesday as battles killed 20 people and dragged the contested city in northern Syria deeper into chaos for a 12th straight day....
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Philadelphia ending college requirement for police recruits

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Police Department is moving to end a requirement that recruits have at least two years of college credits as it struggles to hire enough officers....
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Attorney general's office wants Hershey School board changes

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) -- The state attorney general's office is seeking the resignation of three board members at the Milton Hershey School for disadvantaged children over concerns the board may be violating terms of a 2013 settlement....
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ACLU suit: Man wrongly arrested, jailed for recording police

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The American Civil Liberties Union is claiming a Pennsylvania man was wrongly arrested and jailed nearly two years ago when he recorded a police officer who responded to a parking dispute at the man's home....
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Wolf, Pittsburgh-area officials ask PUC to cut Uber fine

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Gov. Tom Wolf and Pittsburgh-area officials want the Public Utility Commission to greatly reduce the record-setting $11.4 million fine against ride-sharing company Uber....
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Pennsylvania woman: 21 years' probation in churchgoer theft

SLOVAN, Pa. (AP) -- A woman charged with stealing roughly $310,000 from an elderly fellow churchgoer must spend 21 years on probation, during which she must repay some of the money....
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Sugary-drink-tax campaign to run with help from ex-NY mayor

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Proponents of a sugary drinks tax in Philadelphia are going on the counterattack with help from former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg....
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Pennsylvania man jailed in fatal shooting in family dispute

NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he fatally shot another young man during what police are calling a family dispute....
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Woman found in Pittsburgh river drowned, but why unanswered

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A woman whose body was pulled from a Pittsburgh river over the weekend drowned, but how and why that happened remains unclear....
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Giant Eagle recalls pecan, walnut cookies over milk labeling

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh-based Giant Eagle supermarket chain is recalling Walnut Delight and Pecan Tassie cookies because labels wrongly omitted milk as an ingredient....
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Trump, Biden to attend University of Pennsylvania graduation

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Donald Trump and Joe Biden will be attending the same University of Pennsylvania graduation ceremony, but not for political reasons....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with Warren Buffet that the U.S. economy is headed in the right direction and not any one single president will change that? <More Info>

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44%
Total Votes: 7,876

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think the first priority of school administrators should be to maintain academics rather than capital improvements and athletic facility upgrades?

Yes
89%
No
11%
Total Votes: 10,264

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