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Accused Texas gunman well-known to FBI before attack

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Since at least 2007, the FBI has been able to recognize the voice of Elton Simpson - one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest featuring cartoons of the Muslim Prophet Muhammad....
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In the face of IS successes, al-Qaida adapts, grows stronger

CAIRO (AP) -- When al-Qaida overran the Yemeni port city of Mukalla last month, the group's commanders immediately struck a deal to share power with the area's tribesmen. No jihadi banners were raised. Al-Qaida even issued a statement denying rumors that it had banned music at parties or men wearing shorts....
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A name for Britain's new princess: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana

LONDON (AP) -- It's a name that immediately evokes British royal history: Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana....
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Britain's new princess can't expect fairy-tale life

LONDON (AP) -- William and Kate's new daughter is the first British princess who won't face royal discrimination because she's a girl, but that doesn't mean her life will be a fairy tale....
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Pa. House approves increasing 911 fee from $1 to $1.65

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvanians may soon be paying a larger monthly fee on their phone bills with state House passage of a measure designed to help counties fund their 911 emergency communications centers....
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Pa. state lawmaker 'in a lot of pain' after motorcycle crash

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania Senate leader who has a pivotal role in budget negotiations and plans to address public-sector pension funding was in considerable pain Monday, two days after a motorcycle accident in Allentown, an aide said....
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Closings set after ex-officer testifies in drug squad case

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A former Philadelphia police officer took one for the team as he sparred with a federal prosecutor on the final day of testimony in a narcotics squad corruption trial....
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Study: Trace amount of drilling fluid found in water well

A new study says toxic fluids used in drilling and hydraulic fracturing likely escaped an unlined borehole and migrated thousands of feet into a residential drinking-water well in Pennsylvania....
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Family: Teens still critical 6 weeks after resort poisoning

Two Delaware teenagers are still in critical condition more than six weeks after they were sickened by a banned pesticide that was sprayed at the Caribbean resort where they were staying, their family said Monday....
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Highmark urges Pennsylvania to OK $175M for hospital network

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The latest clash between two western Pennsylvania health-care providers is in the hands of state insurance regulators....
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Parents charged after death of 3-month-old in western Pa.

MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. (AP) -- Police have filed child endangerment charges against a western Pennsylvania couple following the death of their 3-month-old son....
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Fire in mobile home in southeastern Pennsylvania kills 3

COATESVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say three women were found dead after a fire in a mobile home in southeastern Pennsylvania....
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Jury selection begins in trial in pediatrician's slaying

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jury selection has begun for the trial of a man charged in the strangulation slaying of a Philadelphia pediatrician in Center City about two years ago....
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Ads from group in Texas shooting coming off Philly buses

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Provocative ads from a group whose Texas contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons drew gunfire are being removed from Philadelphia transit buses after a month-long contract expired....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
From what you've heard, seen, or read do you agree with the decision to prosecute the six arresting officers in the death of Mr.Gray? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
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No:
74%
Not Sure:
18%
Yes:
9%
Total Votes: 3,539

Yesterday's Poll

Should the "door be closed" to the possibility of women becoming priests?

Yes:
61%
No:
39%
Total Votes: 1,283

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