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Jumbled GOP field hopes for survival in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Hoping for survival in the South, a muddled field of Republican presidential contenders descended Wednesday on South Carolina, no closer to clarity about who can stand between Donald Trump and their party's nomination....
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S. Korea shuts down joint industrial park with N. Korea

PAJU, South Korea (AP) -- Under the gaze of armed soldiers, large white trucks streamed across the world's most armed border Thursday as South Korean workers on Thursday began shutting down a jointly run industrial park in North Korea. The South's suspension will end, at least temporarily, the Koreas' last major cooperation project as punishment over Pyongyang's recent rocket launch....
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Seoul: N. Korean leader Kim had his military chief executed

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had his military chief executed for corruption and other charges, a South Korean official said Thursday....
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Church talks help make Cuba 'perfect place for negotiations'

HAVANA (AP) -- The heads of the Roman Catholic and Russian Orthodox churches will hold a historic meeting Friday in the threadbare international airport of an officially secular, communist-run tropical island....
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100 Ursinus College students report stomach ailment symptoms

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania college has closed its cafeterias and snack bar after 100 students reported symptoms of a stomach illness....
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House moves to restore prisons money vetoed by Wolf

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf says he will veto legislation passed by the state House of Representatives to restore nearly $1 billion for state prisons....
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MADD: Car-locking systems stopped 1.77 million drunk drivers

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) -- Car-locking systems have stopped more than 1.77 million people from driving drunk since states first passed laws requiring offenders to install them in 1999, Mothers Against Drunk Driving said in a first-of-its-kind report on the devices nationwide....
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Pennsylvania attorney general survives vote to remove her

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's embattled attorney general survived a Senate vote to remove her from office on Wednesday as all but one of her fellow Democrats stood by her, defeating a resolution that said her lack of a valid law license had rendered her unable to perform her official duties....
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Educators back Wolf, but skeptical he'll win over lawmakers

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania educators are happy to see Gov. Tom Wolf advocating this week for another big boost in aid to public schools in his second budget proposal, but say they are skeptical he will secure a significant victory from the state Legislature since he's yet to get what he wanted in his first attempt....
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DA: Shooting of man who aimed gun at police seems justified

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- Six suburban Philadelphia police officers appear to have been justified in shooting and killing a driver who aimed a gun at them after telling his cousin he was "not going back to jail," a prosecutor said Wednesday....
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Philadelphia police union won't hold picnic at Dorney Park

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- One of the nation's largest police unions won't hold its annual picnic at a Pennsylvania amusement park after learning how officials treated an employee with special needs....
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Man charged with involuntary manslaughter count in bar death

YORK, Pa. (AP) -- Prosecutors have dropped assault counts and charged a man with involuntary manslaughter in a central Pennsylvania bar fight that left a man dead last month....
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Trial ordered for man accused of killing man after robbery

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man has been ordered to stand trial on charges that he shot and killed a man after trying to rob and then wounding another man last fall....
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Turnpike boss: Drivers stranded by snow safer on turnpike

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Keeping vehicles on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during a major snowfall that stranded hundreds of motorists for more than 24 hours last month was the safest decision under the circumstances, turnpike officials and state police said Wednesday....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
If Bloomberg was to run for President as a third party candidate which political party’s nominee would be hurt the most? <More Info>

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57%
Republican
43%
Total Votes: 517

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with the Governor Wolf's call to put aside political differences and pass a compromise budget or find another job?

No:
96%
Yes:
4%
Total Votes: 10,327

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