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US, Swiss timed FIFA raids for maximum effect

BERN, Switzerland (AP) -- For months, American and Swiss investigators worked in secret to prepare for the raids that would shake the soccer world....
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FIFA's commercial partners urged to make their voices heard

LONDON (AP) -- FIFA's sponsorship paymasters are facing mounting calls to put pressure on soccer's global governing body to clean up its act - and fast - following Wednesday's arrest of seven officials....
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US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe

ZURICH (AP) -- The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hotel to face racketeering charges and raiding regional offices in Miami....
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THE LATEST: Blatter cancels speaking engagement in Zurich

ZURICH (AP) -- The Latest on FIFA developments:...
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Massive coal breaker, Pennsylvania's last, is coming down

MAHANOY CITY, Pa. (AP) -- When coal was king, its castle was the breaker - an imposing fortress that crushed, washed and sized billions of tons of Pennsylvania anthracite for use in factories, foundries and homes up and down the East Coast....
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Is rent out of reach? Study shows how 11 US cities stack up

NEW YORK (AP) -- Renters are on the rise in America's biggest cities, but many tenants are scrambling to keep up with growing rent bills and shrinking vacancies, according to a study being released Thursday....
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Freshman Pittsburgh-area senator resigning to join chamber

MOUNT LEBANON, Pa. (AP) -- A first-term Democratic state senator from Allegheny County is resigning his seat and becoming president of the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce....
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DA: Schools manager charged in scheme over shuttered schools

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Philadelphia school official has been charged with steering a $900,000 contract related to school closures to her family and friends....
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Local addiction centers vie for shares of $5M in state money

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Addiction treatment centers are responding to Gov. Tom Wolf's plan to increase state funding for such programs by $5 million....
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Man sentenced to 25 years to life in store clerk slaying

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A man has been sentenced to decades in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to killing a north Philadelphia store clerk who authorities said was targeted because she witnessed a prior homicide....
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Charges filed in shooting that killed 2, wounded 1

READING, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say charges are being filed in an early morning shooting that left two people dead on a Reading sidewalk and injured a third person....
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Slow start, gradual improvement for US Internet gambling

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Internet gambling is off to a slow start in the United States, with banks hesitant to handle credit card payments for online bets and some politicians and casino moguls pushing to ban it, but there remains potential for great growth, participants in a major gambling conference agreed Wednesday....
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Hearing slated for Wolf's choice to lead Pa. State Police

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Senate is planning a long-awaited hearing on Gov. Tom Wolf's nominee to lead the State Police....
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2 sentenced in theft of $1M in nickel briquettes

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Two men have been sentenced in the theft of $1 million in nickel briquettes which were imported through the Port of Baltimore....
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Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think the U.S. should maintain or raise current military spending in order to maintain air superiority?

Raise Spending:
81%
Maintain Spending:
19%
Total Votes: 40,008

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