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Islamist militia now guards US Embassy in Libya

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) -- An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toured the abandoned homes of diplomats who fled the country more than a month ago....
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Beijing faces defiance in Hong Kong on vote reform

HONG KONG (AP) -- Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech Monday as he sought to explain a decision announced over the weekend to tightly limit voting reforms for the southern Chinese financial hub....
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Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

BAGHDAD (AP) -- The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town - not realizing he's fired it backward at his leader....
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Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

HAVANA (AP) -- Cubans braced Monday for a clampdown on the flow of car tires, flat-screen televisions, blue jeans and shampoo in the bags of travelers who haul eye-popping amounts of foreign-bought merchandise to an island where consumer goods are frequently shoddy, scarce and expensive....
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Little League team honored with parade in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A Las Vegas team was honored with a parade down the Strip after its return from the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania....
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Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by lightning....
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Man's body found near Pittsburgh

MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. (AP) -- Police say the body of a man has been found in a wooded area near Pittsburgh....
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Pittsburgh-based reality show 'The Chair' to debut

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Viewers of a new reality show will soon find out what happens when two fledgling directors are given $850,000 to direct their own movies from the same script....
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Cops: 1 brother-in-law fatally shoots another

LEVITTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a fight between brothers-in-law in a home outside Philadelphia led one to fatally shoot the other....
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Marcellus Shale drillers under-reported waste

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- EQT Corp. told the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection that it sent 21 tons of drill cuttings from its Marcellus Shale wells to area landfills in 2013....
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Police chief's son charged for alleged road rage

HOKENDAUQUA, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say the son of a Pennsylvania police chief was arrested for allegedly pointing a gun at Lehigh County Detectives....
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2 men beaten with a hammer in home invasion

ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) -- Two people are in the hospital after they were struck with a hammer during a home invasion in a Philadelphia suburb....
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3 teenagers dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, 3 hurt

LAKE ARIEL, Pa. (AP) -- An SUV rollover in northeastern Pennsylvania has killed three Philadelphia-area teenagers and injured three others....
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W. Pa. man robbed in park

CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Police say a western Pennsylvania man was robbed in a park at gunpoint after he took his children swimming....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Does the United States spend too much on the military and national security, not enough, or about right? <More Info>

Too Much:
Not Enough:
About Right:
Not Enough:
92%
Too Much:
8%
Total Votes: 12

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think it's appropriate for 9-year olds to be able to fire machine guns, grenade launchers and sniper rifles at shooting ranges?

No:
75%
Yes:
25%
Total Votes: 13,065

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