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Obama ready to face historic, haunted ground of Hiroshima

HIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) -- Convinced that the time for this moment is right at last, President Barack Obama on Friday will become the first American president to confront the historic and haunted ground of Hiroshima....
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Under high security, Jewish pilgrims gather on Tun

DJERBA, Tunisia (AP) -- Under unprecedented security, the Tunisian island of Djerba hosted an annual Jewish pilgrimage amid raised fears of religious violence after deadly Islamic extremist attacks last year scared away visitors....
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More than 4,000 migrants rescued in single day

ROME (AP) -- More than 4,000 would-be refugees were rescued at sea Thursday in one of the busiest days of the Mediterranean migrant crisis, and at least 20 died trying to reach Europe as Libyan-based smugglers took advantage of calmer seas to send desperate migrants north....
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Obama defends his nuclear record on eve of Hiroshima visit

SHIMA, Japan (AP) -- On the eve of his historic trip to Hiroshima, President Barack Obama is defending the vigor of his efforts to rid the world of nuclear weapons. He says he will use his visit to the Japanese memorial site on Friday to underscore "the sense of urgency that we all should have."...
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The Latest: 2nd man sentenced for stalking TV anchor

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Latest on sentencing for the stalkers of two TV news anchors (all times local):...
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US senator testifies at congressman's corruption trial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey testified for the prosecution Thursday in the trial of a congressman accused of trying to land an ambassadorship for a friend in exchange for a bribe....
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Health insurers seek more big increases in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania's insurance regulators are starting a review of health plans for coverage next year through the federal marketplaces, including several that seek premium increases in excess of 40 percent....
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Feds launch review of suburban Philadelphia city's police

CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- The U.S. Justice Department is launching a review of a suburban Philadelphia police department at the city's request....
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Man convicted of killing lawmaker's 2 sisters gets life term

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man convicted of killing two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole after a jury deadlocked on whether he should get the death penalty....
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Report: 1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drug

NEW YORK (AP) -- For the first time, a U.S. patient has been infected with bacteria resistant to an antibiotic used as a last resort treatment, scientists said Thursday....
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1 pleads, 1 balks to Pennsylvania heroin overdose deaths

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- One Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to supplying fentanyl-laced heroin that resulted in at least two overdose deaths, but his co-defendant balked at a scheduled plea and opted to stand trial instead....
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Hospital, family agree to $1.35M settlement in mold death

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has agreed to pay $1.35 million in a settlement to the family of a woman who died during a mold outbreak at the hospital, according to court records....
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Kane's lawyers refile motion to quash charges

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Lawyers for Attorney General Kathleen Kane have refiled a motion to throw out her criminal charges after an earlier motion was thrown out on a technicality....
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The Latest: Target settles lawsuits tied to girl's stabbing

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Latest on lawsuits linked to a girl's stabbing in a Pittsburgh Target store (all times local):...
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Do you believe officer Nero's acquittal was justice served?

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