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Ukraine accuses Russia of sending in tanks, armor

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Ukraine accused Russia on Thursday of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, and Western powers said Moscow had "outright lied" about its role and dangerously escalated the conflict....
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Ukraine accuses Russia of sending in tanks, armor

NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Ukraine accused Russia on Thursday of entering its territory with tanks, artillery and troops, and Western powers said Moscow had "outright lied" about its role and dangerously escalated the conflict....
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Russia replies to Canada's colorful map tweet

TORONTO (AP) -- It began with Canada tweeting some not-so-friendly travel tips for the Russian military: a map showing Russia and labeling Ukraine as "not Russia."...
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Jihadists kill dozens of captured Syrian soldiers

BEIRUT (AP) -- The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops seized in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of terrified young conscripts stripped down to their underwear before meeting their deaths in the arid Syrian countryside....
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Pa. man pleads guilty to child pornography charge

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man who acknowledged producing child pornography faces a minimum of 15 years in prison when he's sentenced early next year....
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Fire chief charged with theft must repay $45K

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- The chief of a volunteer fire department in northeastern Pennsylvania will repay the agency more than $45,000 to help settle theft allegations....
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Harrisburg treasurer resigns after theft charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The treasurer of Pennsylvania's capital city is stepping down due to theft charges related to his previous job....
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Online list IDs water wells harmed by drilling

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Six years into a natural gas boom, Pennsylvania has for the first time released details of 243 cases in which companies prospecting for oil or gas were found by state regulators to have contaminated private drinking water wells....
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Philly museum to display ancient human skeleton

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The public will soon get to see an ancient human skeleton that was recently rediscovered in a Philadelphia museum storage room....
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Pennsylvania becomes 27th state to expand Medicaid

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A half-million more low-income Pennsylvanians are in line to get federally funded health insurance after the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday approved the state's plan to accept Medicaid expansion money under the landmark 2010 federal health care law....
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W. Pa. ice cream shop owner guilty of child abuse

MCCANDLESS, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania ice cream store owner has been convicted of sexually abusing two girls....
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Pittsburgh man claims $87 million lottery jackpot

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A Pittsburgh retiree claimed an $87 million prize in the Mega Millions game on Thursday....
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Ruling affects Illinois cancer cluster case

MCCOLLUM LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania court ruling means a lawsuit can go forward accusing a chemical company of dumping toxins in Illinois, causing a deadly cancer cluster....
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W. Pa. township sued over gas drilling

PULASKI, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania couple is suing their township, claiming that supervisors improperly approved natural gas drilling in a residential area....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald's proposal to substitute county police patrols with park rangers? <More Info>

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63%
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37%
Total Votes: 5,987

Yesterday's Poll

Do you think inversions are good or bad for the U.S. economy?

Good for Economy:
54%
Bad for Economy:
46%
Total Votes: 7,651

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