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SKorean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'

JINDO, South Korea (AP) -- South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster grew....
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SKorean president: Ferry crew actions 'murderous'

JINDO, South Korea (AP) -- South Korean President Park Geun-hye said Monday that the captain and some crew members of the sunken ferry committed "unforgivable, murderous behavior," while criticism of her own government's handling of the disaster grew....
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Syria to hold presidential election on June 3

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- Syria announced Monday that presidential elections will be held June 3, setting the stage for President Bashar Assad to win a new, seven-year term in the midst of a civil war that has torn apart the country and makes it impossible for millions to vote. The opposition dismissed the election as a farce....
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John Paul's legacy stained by sex abuse scandal

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope John Paul II is rightly credited with having helped bring down communism, of inspiring a new generation of Catholics with a globe-trotting papacy and of explaining church teaching on a range of hot-button issues as Christianity entered its third millennium....
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Shale gas trucks crash in Pennsylvania

WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania intersection was shut down after crash involving a tractor trailer carrying diesel fuel and two trucks carrying water for natural gas drilling operations....
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Quicker ruling sought in Pa. gay marriage ban case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Plaintiffs in a challenge to Pennsylvania's 1996 law banning same-sex marriage made a big change in strategy Monday, asking a federal judge to bypass a trial in favor of a quick ruling in the case....
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5 things to know for Monday in Pennsylvania

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday:...
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Blood donors replenish supplies after Pa. stabbing

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- An effort to replenish blood bank supplies after a mass stabbing at a western Pennsylvania high school is far exceeding its target....
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Pittsburgh man charged after egg decorating fight

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Pittsburgh man faces charges after police say he threw hardboiled eggs at his girlfriend during an Easter egg decorating party, then tried to attack police....
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Pa. labor dispute law change runs into opposition

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A proposal to change Pennsylvania law regarding stalking and harassment in labor disputes is generating a dispute among Republicans in the state Legislature....
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Pa. hawk sanctuary has different kind of egg hunt

DREHERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- A wild bird sanctuary in eastern Pennsylvania offers children a different kind of egg hunt for Easter, offering as prizes realistic looking wooden replicas of raptor eggs....
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Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom....
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Missing Pa. boater's search enters recovery stage

BENSALEM, Pa. (AP) -- Searchers trying to find a suburban Philadelphia man who fell from his boat into the Delaware River say they now consider it a recovery mission....
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Authorities examine body of woman in NE Pa. pond

CLARKS SUMMIT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in northeastern Pennsylvania plan a forensic examination of the remains of a woman's body discovered in a private pond....
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Yesterday's Poll

Do you believe there is an afterlife?

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87%
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13%
Total Votes: 6,268

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