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5 killed in West Bank, amid new Gaza truce efforts

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israel's 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled new unrest in the West Bank, where five Palestinians were killed during protests....
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Central American leaders convening at White House

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama will urge Central American leaders to help slow the influx of unaccompanied children fleeing their countries for the United States, even as Congress remains deeply divided over proposals to stem the crisis at the border....
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5 killed in West Bank, amid new Gaza truce efforts

JERUSALEM (AP) -- The U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state made a new attempt Friday to nail down a temporary truce between Israel and Hamas, as Israel's 18-day military operation in the Gaza Strip fueled new unrest in the West Bank, where five Palestinians were killed during protests....
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Hamas tunnel threat at center of war with Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) -- A network of tunnels Palestinian militants have dug from Gaza to Israel - dubbed "lower Gaza" by the Israeli military - is taking center stage in the latest war between Hamas and Israel....
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Archdiocese: No confirmation of Philly papal visit

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Archdiocese says there is still no confirmation that Pope Francis will attend a major gathering of the world's Roman Catholics next year in the city, despite a report that the archbishop had said Francis would come....
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Cause sought for gunfight between patient, doctor

DARBY, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities are trying to determine why a man identified as a patient fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex in a Philadelphia suburb and whether a psychiatrist who pulled out his own gun and wounded the patient had concerns about him....
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Ex-student, Pittsburgh police spar over legal fees

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Lawyers for the city of Pittsburgh and a black former performing arts student who successfully sued three officers for wrongful arrest are sparring over legal fees....
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Couple gets probation in curing son's fear of dark

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania couple charged with locking their 5-year-old son in the truck of their moving car - to cure his fear of darkness - will spend two years on probation in a program for first-time offenders....
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Arson probed in south Philly fire that injured 3

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia police officer who was once accused of assaulting a woman, fired and later reinstated was hailed for alerting residents to a suspected south Philadelphia arson Friday....
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Group wants to dredge river for 1956 bomber wreck

HOMESTEAD, Pa. (AP) -- A group that's spent nearly 20 years trying to find the wreckage of a World War II-era bomber that crashed into a Pittsburgh-area river is seeking permission to dredge the waterway for wreckage....
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Man faces 100 years in plea to raping 2 girls

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A 33-year-old central Pennsylvania man faces up to a century in prison after pleading guilty to raping two young girls hundreds of times in recent years....
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5 things to know for Friday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Friday:...
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Man shot in domestic incident collapses near bar

ROSCOE, Pa. (AP) -- State police were investigating after a man was shot during a domestic dispute then stumbled out of a residence before collapsing outside a bar in southwestern Pennsylvania....
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DA demands Pittsburgh police change photo lineups

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The district attorney has demanded that Pittsburgh police change the way they show witnesses photo lineups of criminal suspects in the wake of lawsuits by two men who claim they were falsely identified that way....
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Do you think the verdict against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco is excessive?

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