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  1. Opening statements set in Detroit officer's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Evening Sun

    A jury is set to hear opening statements in the second trial of a Detroit police officer who fatally shot a 7-year-old girl during a frantic search for a murder suspect. Lawyers and Wayne County Judge Cynthia Gray Hathaway picked the jury Wednesday.

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  2. Whaling meeting votes against Japan's huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Evening Sun

    An international whaling conference has voted against Japan's plans to resume whaling in the Antarctic next year, but Japan has vowed to go ahead anyway. A resolution adopted Thursday at the International Whaling Commission meeting in Portoroz, Slovenia, says Japan should abide by an International Court of Justice ruling that said that its whaling program is illegal because it isn't for research purposes.

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  3. US to train veterans to install solar panelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The U.S. will train at least 50,000 veterans to become solar panel installers in the next six years, the White House said Thursday. The jobs training program is among a host of initiatives the White House says will cut carbon dioxide emissions by more than 300 million tons through 2030, plus save billions of dollars on energy bills for homeowners and businesses.

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  4. Today's weather: Cooler temperatures continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Temperatures will remain in the low 70s today as temperatures continue to dip over the next two days, according to a report from the National Weather Service. ABILENE, Texas - A generous customer has paid $1,000 to pick up the tab for diners in dozens of vehicles at the drive-thru lanes of a West Texas fast-food restaurant.

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  5. 'Genius grant' winner Bechdel has memoir comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The author and cartoonist has a deal for a graphic memoir, "The Secret to Superhuman Strength." Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced Wednesday that the book is due in 2017 and focuses on the various exercise fads Bechdel has followed.

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  6. Celebrate the harvest at Fairfield's PippinfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Pippinfest, the 34th annual celebration of the apple harvest, will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 27 and 28 along the streets of Fairfield.

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  7. Obama reaffirms opposition to US combat in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    President Barack Obama says U.S. forces in Iraq "do not and will not" have a combat mission as part of the effort against Islamic State militants. Obama received a briefing Wednesday from officers at U.S. Central Command in Tampa, Florida.

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  8. Push from dad leads to success on the cross country course for Delone Catholic's GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Will Greene was set to start his sophomore year at Delone Catholic in 2013. He had no plans to play any sports until spring rolled around, when he wanted to play baseball.

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  9. Police: Video shows man used banana to rob storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Police in Philadelphia say a man used a banana he swiped from a convenience store counter to simulate a gun while he robbed the place. The footage shows a man entering the corner grocery store on Tuesday.

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  10. Photos: Artist welds together found, donated objects for Hanover sculptureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Jeff Asper works welding pieces to his metal sculpture on Sept. 10 at his home in Hamilton Township.

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  11. Hamiltonban Township man charged with sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Evening Sun

    A Hamiltonban Township man has been charged with sexual abuse of children and unlawful contact with a minor by the Carroll Valley police department. Jason Robert Martin Vinson, 20, allegedly received explicit text messages from a girl who was 14 years old at the time.

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  12. Your letters: Meetings are openRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Contrary to the letter in question, the town hall meeting was indeed open to the public and advance notice of the meeting was provided to and published by local newspapers. As general protocol, when Senator Toomey is hosting an event in a given area, all state and local officials are invited to attend, regardless of party affiliation.

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  13. Springettsbury man's dirt track board game reaches fans across the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Eric Allen of Springettsbury Township created Allen's Dirt 'The Game,' a board game featuring sprint, modified, or late model cars. Created here in York County, the game has fans across the globe.

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  14. International monitors endorse Fiji electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Evening Sun

    A group of international observers who were scrutinizing this week's landmark Fiji election say the process was credible and the result should broadly reflect the will of voters. The endorsement by the 100-strong Multinational Observer Group paves the way for the international community to drop remaining sanctions against Fiji.

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  15. Bangladesh empowers parliament to impeach judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Bangladesh's parliament now has the authority to impeach Supreme Court judges after lawmakers late Wednesday voted to approve a much-debated amendment to the constitution. Critics of the amendment, including senior jurists, said it was a thinly veiled way for the ruling party to keep the judiciary under control.

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  16. Closing arguments set in Rowland trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    A jury is scheduled to hear closing arguments in the federal trial of former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who is accused of conspiring to be paid for work on two political campaigns while disguising those payments in business deals. Rowland, who served 10 months in federal prison a decade ago for taking illegal gifts while in office, faces several years in prison if convicted.

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  17. Revs fall to Skeeters, 3-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The York Revolution endured a tough night offensively, falling to the Sugar Land Skeeters 3-1 on Wednesday night in front of 4,861 fans at Constellation Field. York's three-game winning streak is snapped with the loss, while Sugar Land takes a one-game lead in the second-half division standings, becoming the front runners to face the Revs in the opening round of the postseason with four regular season games remaining.

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  18. Iran rules out cooperating with US in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Iran's foreign minister is ruling out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warning that the terrorist group poses a much broader global threat that needs new thinking to eradicate. Mohammad Javad Zarif said Wednesday that Iran has serious doubts about the willingness and ability of the United States to react seriously to the "menace" from the Islamic State group "across the board," not just choosing where to confront it as it has just started doing in Iraq.

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  19. US official: Venezuela fighting drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    Even as the U.S. and Venezuela publicly feud about the role the South American country plays in fighting drug smuggling, there are signs the two nations may not be as far apart on the issue as it seems. The U.S. State Department's top anti-narcotics official said Wednesday that Venezuela has recently changed its attitude toward drug trafficking.

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  20. Live coverage: York County heroin epidemic presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Evening Sun

    The York County Coroner's Office and District Attorney's Office held a presentation tonight discussing the county's heroin epidemic. The presentation "Heroin: An Epidemic in York County" will begin at 7 p.m. at Hellam Township's municipal public works building at 45 Walnut Springs Road.

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