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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 more than a dozen abandoned camps used by human traffickers on the border with Thailand, where Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar have been held....
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Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on bus

DORASAN STATION, South Korea (AP) -- International women activists including Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Peace laureates on Sunday were denied an attempt to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea, but were allowed to cross by bus and complete what one of them called a landmark peace event....
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'Bold' Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage in landslide

DUBLIN (AP) -- Ireland's citizens have voted in a landslide to legalize gay marriage, electoral officials announced Saturday - a stunningly lopsided result that illustrates what Catholic leaders and rights activists alike called a "social revolution."...
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China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

BEIJING (AP) -- At first, the numbers and company names flashing on a big board in Beijing's financial district suggest a booming market....
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Joyful Burundi refugees leave disease-stricken camp

LAKE TANGANYIKA, Tanzania (AP) -- Hundreds of women, many with children strapped on their backs alongside their few belongings, sing melodious tunes expressing their joy as their small boats approach the ferry M.V. Liemba....
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At least 10 Afghan police officers killed in Taliban assault

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) -- Taliban insurgents attacked police checkpoints Sunday in volatile southern Afghanistan, killing at least 10 officers in the ongoing assault, authorities said....
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Syrians try to build case against Assad in chlorine attacks

BEIRUT (AP) -- With only a cloth mask for protection, Firas Kayali rushed to try to rescue the residents of a house in a village in rebel-held northern Syria after a barrel bomb, suspected to be filled with chlorine gas, hit nearby....
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Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on bus

DORASAN STATION, South Korea (AP) -- International women activists including Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Peace laureates have been denied an attempt to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea, but are allowed to cross by bus....
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Syrian official: Islamic State militants in Palmyra's museum

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) -- Islamic State fighters broke into the museum of Palmyra, though a Syrian official said its artifacts have been removed and are safe while the U.S.-led coalition conducted airstrikes on the group's installations near the captured ancient town - the first such reported attack in the central province of Homs....
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All eyes on Coen brothers as Cannes readies for Palme d'Or

CANNES, France (AP) -- Just what film directors Joel and Ethan Coen are thinking is a question that has long bedeviled moviegoers. Now they have the Cannes Film Festival on pins and needles, too....
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Opinion Poll

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Would you support pay-per-mile program in Pennsylvania as an alternative to dwindling fuel tax revenues? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
No:
99%
Yes:
1%
Total Votes: 2,306

Yesterday's Poll

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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: 6,079