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Carter says Iraq's 'will to fight' at issue after Ramadi

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Islamic State group's takeover of Ramadi is stark evidence that Iraqi forces lack the "will to fight," Defense Secretary Ash Carter said, in the harshest assessment yet from a high-ranking Obama administration official of the U.S. effort to bolster Iraqi forces to retake their territory from extremist militants....
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170 kids on their own among migrants to arrive in Indonesia

KUALA CANGKOI, Indonesia (AP) -- It was just the two of them, brother and sister, out on the open ocean with hundreds of other desperate migrants, mostly Rohingya Muslims fleeing their homes in Myanmar. For nearly three months, the siblings comforted each other when rolling waves thrashed their boat, when their empty bellies ached and when they were beaten for trying to stand up to stretch their legs....
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Malaysia finds graves of suspected trafficking victims

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysian authorities said Sunday that they have discovered a series of graves in at least 17 abandoned camps used by human traffickers on the border with Thailand where Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar have been held....
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Iraqi lawmaker slams US criticism of Iraqi military

BAGHDAD (AP) -- An Iraqi lawmaker says U.S. military commanders are pointing fingers for their own failure to properly support the Iraqi military in the fight against the Islamic State group....
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Carbon monoxide sends 8 people to hospital; 2 critical

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in southeastern Pennsylvania say a carbon monoxide leak sent eight people to the hospital, two of them in critical condition....
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Defendant gets married after homicide trial ordered

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania man got married about an hour after a judge held a preliminary hearing on criminal allegations against him and ordered him to stand trial for the death of a man whose body was found in a river in another state....
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What we know right now about the deadly Amtrak derailment

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nearly two weeks after a deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia killed 8 people and injured more than 200 others, investigators are still trying to piece together what led the train to enter a sharp curve at more than double the 50 mph speed limit....
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Change certain on Pennsylvania's top court; 3 seats to fill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- With six nominees vying for three open seats on the state Supreme Court and campaign dollars already flowing by the millions, change is inevitable....
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Man testifies in own defense in murder-for-hire case

YORK, Pa. (AP) -- A central Pennsylvania man accused of trying to hire someone to kill a male acquaintance of his wife says in his defense that he didn't want to kill anyone he just wanted the man beaten up....
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Man charged in woman's death in suburban Philadelphia motel

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities allege that a man charged in the murder of his girlfriend in a suburban Philadelphia motel room tried to stage the crime scene to make the death appear a suicide....
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Trial ordered in gas station attack on homeless man

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Another defendant, among six charged in an attack on a homeless man at a north Philadelphia gas station, has been ordered to stand trial....
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Grad student gets 10-year prison sentence for child porn

DETROIT (AP) -- A Detroit-area native caught with child pornography at a Philadelphia university has been sentenced to 10 years in prison....
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Civil War-era music returns to its roots in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- Civil War-era music arranged for one of the Union Army's best regimental bands is returning to its roots....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Would you support pay-per-mile program in Pennsylvania as an alternative to dwindling fuel tax revenues? <More Info>

Yes:
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88%
Yes:
12%
Total Votes: 3,409

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think Patriots owner Robert Kraft's decision NOT to appeal the Leagues punishment will lead Commissioner Roger Goodell to reduce the penalty to Tom Brady?

No:
65%
Yes:
35%
Total Votes: 6,080

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