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Israel vows to destroy Hamas tunnels

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel will destroy the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip "with or without a cease-fire," as the military called up another 16,000 reservists to pursue its campaign in the densely-populated territory....
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Israel vows to destroy Hamas tunnels

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel will destroy the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip "with or without a cease-fire," as the military called up another 16,000 reservists to pursue its campaign in the densely-populated territory....
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Investigators make it to Ukraine jet crash site

ROZSYPNE, Ukraine (AP) -- International investigators got their first look Thursday at the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, finally reaching the site two weeks after a missile brought down the plane. Fighting between Ukrainian troops and separatist rebels raged around them but the investigators called their brief inspection visit a success....
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W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) -- The worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 deaths in West Africa as the World Health Organization on Thursday announced dozens of new fatalities....
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Sudan woman who faced death over faith heads to US

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence, which was later overturned, left Europe on Thursday for the United States, where she will make her new home....
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PennDOT contractor arraigned on $3.6M theft charge

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A PennDOT contractor and inspector are free on bail after being arraigned on criminal charges in the theft of $3.6 million in taxpayers' money....
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Ad Watch: Claims in Pennsylvania governor's race

A look at key claims being made in TV ads that are being aired in Pennsylvania's campaign for governor ahead of the Nov. 4 election....
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Man, 90, gets 6 to 12 years in Pa. slaying

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An elderly western Pennsylvania funeral director has been sentenced to six to 12 years in the shooting death of a contractor a year ago....
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Judge rejects suit by teacher fired over blog

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A judge dismissed a lawsuit by a former suburban Philadelphia teacher fired two years ago for writing on her blog about students who were "disengaged, lazy whiners."...
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1 killed, 2 injured in Pennsylvania Turnpike crash

GLENMOORE, Pa. (AP) -- One person has been killed and two others have been injured after a driver lost control of his vehicle and crashed on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Wallace Township....
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Police: 2 suspects shot by Philly officers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say two men were shot during separate confrontations with Philadelphia police officers less than an hour apart in different parts of the city....
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Pennsylvania exit named for deputy killed in chase

WAYNESBURG, Pa. (AP) -- An Interstate 79 exit in southwestern Pennsylvania has been named for a West Virginia sheriff's deputy who died in a chase nearby more than two years ago....
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Customer unaccounted for in Pennsylvania bar fire

BLAIRSVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- Emergency crews say a customer remained unaccounted for the morning after a grease fire spread and destroyed a restaurant and lounge in western Pennsylvania....
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2 days of EPA coal pollution hearings set to begin

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Two days of public hearings were set to begin in Pittsburgh on stricter pollution rules for coal-burning power plants proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you approve or disapprove of the President's handling of the situation between Israel and the Palestinians? <More Info>

Approve:
Disapprove:
Disapprove:
73%
Approve:
27%
Total Votes: 7,353

Yesterday's Poll

Do you agree with five Pennsylvania congressmen that the NCAA penalties against Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal should be cancelled?

Yes:
75%
No:
25%
Total Votes: 7,573

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