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Afghan suicide bombing blamed on Islamic State kills 35

FAIZABAD, Afghanistan (AP) -- A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group....
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First WWI gas attack produced new horrors, changed warfare

STEENSTRATE, Belgium (AP) -- As a spring breeze wafted into his trench, commander Georges Lamour of the French 73rd infantry saw something almost surreal drift his way. A yellow-green cloud....
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Amid growing migrant crisis, 20 burn victims rescued at sea

MILAN (AP) -- The unabated flow of migrants fleeing instability in Libya brought a new horror on Friday: The discovery of 20 migrants adrift at sea who had suffered grave burn injuries in a cooking gas explosion before departing Libya, and then were forced onto a smuggler's boat without treatment....
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Afghan suicide bombing blamed on Islamic State kills 35

FAIZABAD, Afghanistan (AP) -- A motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group....
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Wolf, GOP leaders have plenty to chew over on budget table

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania measures its state budget deficit in the billions, is led by a Democratic governor and Republican Legislature who have much different ideas about policy and faces ballooning public sector pension payments that are squeezing the finances of state government and local school boards alike....
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Judge: Man acquitted can sue police, but not prosecutor

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A federal judge says a western Pennsylvania man acquitted during a retrial after spending 18 years in prison can pursue a civil rights lawsuit against police but not against a prosecutor....
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Pa. man pleads guilty to threat in ranch showdown

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An eastern Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to threatening a U.S. ranger who took part in an armed standoff on a Nevada ranch last year....
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Family wins back seized gold coins that could be worth $80M

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A family was awarded the rights to 10 rare gold coins possibly worth $80 million or more on Friday after a U.S. appeals court overturned a jury verdict....
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Jury in case of missing boy Etan Patz asks to view evidence

NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York jury deliberating in the murder trial of a man accused of kidnapping and killing 6-year-old Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in 1979 has asked to review a confession and other evidence....
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Anti-abortion lawmakers protest Wolf nominee at State Dept.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Some Republican lawmakers who oppose abortion rights registered "serious concerns" Friday over Gov. Tom Wolf's nomination of Pedro Cortes as secretary of state, criticizing his handling of an abortion clinic that authorities dubbed a "house of horrors."...
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Plumber testifies drug squad burst in, took tuition money

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A plumber told jurors in a police corruption trial that undercover agents burst into his home, took $10,000 in tuition money from a safe and planted methamphetamine and a digital scale....
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Federal prosecutor to co-chair national Heroin Task Force

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The top federal prosecutor in Pittsburgh has been picked to co-chair a national Heroin Task Force as the city and its suburbs respond to 12 overdoses that killed two people this week....
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Man dies in 80-foot fall at Philadelphia construction site

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A construction worker has fallen 80 feet to his death at a Philadelphia building site near the city's main railroad station....
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Remains of troubled woman who leapt from car found near I-80

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The remains of a mentally ill central Pennsylvania woman whose parents told police she jumped from their moving car while driving to a psychiatric clinic last year have been found in woods near where she was last seen....
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Opinion Poll

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Do you believe gun ownership - not gun control makes people safer? <More Info>

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85%
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15%
Total Votes: 11,161

Yesterday's Poll

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Should any sanctions imposed on Iran be lifted prior to congressional review of the nuclear deal?

No:
94%
Yes:
6%
Total Votes: 25,032

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