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Obama seeks to do no harm to Democrats in midterms

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Hampered by low approval ratings and an unfriendly electoral map, President Barack Obama enters the fall campaign as a liability to some vulnerable Democrats and a target for Republicans trying to fire up conservatives and appeal to disillusioned independents....
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Protesters clash with Pakistan police, storm TV

ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistani anti-government protesters stormed the state TV building on Monday, forcing the channel briefly off the air as they clashed with police and pushed further into a sprawling government complex in the capital, Islamabad, in an effort to reach the prime minister's residence....
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Moscow: Ukraine talks must back cease-fire now

MOSCOW (AP) -- Diplomats at a new round of talks on easing the crisis in Ukraine must push for an immediate, unconditional cease-fire between Ukrainian government troops and pro-Russian separatists, Russia's foreign minister said Monday....
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China anti-dissent playbook may fail in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) -- China's Communist leaders have pulled out their usual playbook to suppress resistance to their plans to tightly limit the first direct election of Hong Kong's leader, but are likely to find that the results are quite different....
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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:
78%
About Right:
16%
Too Much:
6%
Total Votes: 4,136

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: 13,066

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