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As Trump tries minority outreach, many blacks unconvinced

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- Black Republicans cheer Donald Trump for a newfound outreach to African-Americans, but say the GOP presidential nominee must take his message beyond arenas filled with white supporters and venture into the inner cities....
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Deaf driver's shooting death by trooper under investigation

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The North Carolina Highway Patrol is urging people not to jump to conclusions as state agents investigate how a deaf driver with a history of minor offenses ended up dead after leading a trooper on a 10-mile chase....
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In dry, windy West, crews target flames in several states

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Growing wildfires stoked by windy, dry conditions have destroyed buildings and forced evacuations in California, Washington, Montana and elsewhere....
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Crews hauling away debris as Louisiana cleanup continues

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Heavy trucks and their works crews have begun hauling away mounds of moldy carpet, warped flooring and water-damaged furniture as south Louisiana digs out from flooding the governor estimated Tuesday had wrecked more than 100,000 homes....
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In some US schools, resistance to ending corporal punishment

Two licks with a wooden paddle in the principal's office was the price 11-year-old Kaley Zacher, of Dexter, Georgia, paid for ignoring warnings about falling behind in her school work....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Will Donald Trump's "What do you have to lose" appeal encourage more minorities to vote for him this fall? <More Info>

Yes
No
Yes
61%
No
39%
Total Votes: 12,639

Yesterday's Poll

Should Pennsylvania consider waiving the new $700 surcharge for license renewals to independent taverns and restaurants to help defray costs passed by the liquor reform law?

Yes
75%
No
25%
Total Votes: 15,301