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  1. Red Land Little League will be recognized at the U.S. CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Members of the Red Land Little League team will be recoginzed at the U.S. Capitol for their achievements as U.S. champions in the Little League World Series. The Red Land Little League will be recognized next week by the U.S. House of Representatives and Pennsylvania's Senators in Washington, D.C., according to a news release.

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  2. Afghan actress urges Afghan women to keep workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    When Marina Gulbahari walked the red carpet on the first night of Asia's largest film festival, she showed the world more than the colorful traditional Afghan dress she was wearing. For Afghan women, showing one's face in public, not to mention on a huge screen, is disliked by conservatives there, even as the fall of the hard-line Islamic Taliban regime allowed women to return to schools, workplaces and even to parliament.

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  3. Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane charged with 2nd perjury countRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane speaks during a news conference at the state Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. Kane faces a new charge Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 that stems from evidence found during an execution of a search warrant at her office Sept.

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  4. Pennsylvania attorney general charged with 2nd perjury countRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Prosecutors added a new perjury count and other criminal charges Thursday against Pennsylvania's attorney general, saying they found a signed document that contradicts her claims she never agreed to maintain secrecy of a grand jury investigation in 2009, before she took office. The Montgomery County district attorney charged Kathleen Kane with felony perjury and two misdemeanors - false swearing and obstruction - based on a signed secrecy oath she signed shortly after taking office in early 2013.

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  5. Column: Ali, Frazier and the cost of the Thrilla in ManillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    He and Joe Frazier had gone 14 brutal rounds in stifling heat of a Philippines morning before Frazier's trainer Eddie Futch mercifully signaled things to an end, his fighter blind and battered and feeling pretty close to death himself. It was the final time the two fighters would meet in a trilogy that transcended the sport of boxing.

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  6. Philly police say suspect got manicure, robbed nail salonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    They say a man got a manicure at a nail salon on West Rockland Street in Philadelphia on Sunday and then robbed the place at gunpoint. MOUNT CARMEL, Tenn.

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  7. Too Far: Penn State recruits Top 10 class in ... men's basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    While that generally is not too surprising due to the quality of all of the men's and women's programs, what is surprising is the sport in which this particular class was recruited. What was once thought impossible has slowly become a reality as the Penn State men's basketball team gobbles up some big-time players for 2016.

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  8. Nationals suspend closer Papelbon four games for fight with HarperRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Nationals relief pitcher Jonathan Papelbon delivers during the eighth inning against the Phillies on Sunday in Washington. Papelbon got into a dugout fight with teammate Bryce Harper during the inning.

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  9. Man accused of pulling out 3 of autistic 4-year-old's teethRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    A man watching a 4-year-old autistic boy for his live-in girlfriend severely beat the child, including pulling three of his teeth out, and left him bleeding and crying overnight, authorities in Pennsylvania alleged Monday. Authorities in suburban Philadelphia said 27-year-old Nicholas Kernechel, 27, of East Greenville was charged with aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of a child and related offenses in the incident.

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  10. Ap Photos: Kissing babies: a precious papal customRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pope Francis kisses a baby as he arrives to Independence Mall, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, before delivering a speech in front of Independence Hall, in Philadelphia.

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  11. Nationals' Harper, Papelbon get in dugout fight in loss to PhilliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    WASHINGTON >> NL MVP front-runner Bryce Harper and Nationals closer Jonathan Papelbon got into a dugout fight a day after Washington was eliminated from playoff contention, tangling in the eighth inning Sunday of a 12-5 loss to last-place Philadelphia. Harper flied out in the eighth with the score 4-all.

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  12. Thousands flood Philly as Pope Francis' U.S. visit comes to a closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pope Francis celebrated Mass with hundreds of thousands in the streets of the City of Brotherly Love on Sunday, closing his historic six-day visit to the U.S. His visit to Philadelphia, the third leg of his U.S. trip that took him to New York and Washington, coincided with the World Meeting of Families--and Francis used his final scheduled public appearance of the trip to connect faith with family. "These little gestures are those we learn at home, in the family; they get lost amid all the other things we do, yet they do make each day different," Francis said.

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  13. Thousands wait in security lines ahead of papal MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Crowds wait to go through security checkpoints before entering the Benjamin Franklin Parkway to attend the Papal Mass on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Philadelphia.

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  14. Pope vows to hold clergy accountable for sex abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pope Francis on Sunday addressed the scourge of clergy sex abuse, vowing that the Catholic Church would provide "careful oversight" to protect young believers. In unscripted remarks at the beginning of his address to bishops Sunday at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Francis said "great harm" was caused by the clergy sex abuse scandal that has marred the church over the last decade.

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  15. Philadelphia customizes brews, grub for Pope Francis' visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Meredith Lane isn't Catholic, and the 26-year-old West Philadelphian grew up hardly giving a thought to the head of the faith's 1.2 billion-member church. But late Friday afternoon, Lane raised a goblet filled with "Holy Wooder" beer in a toast to her city's imminent guest of honor, Pope Francis, whose gestures of humility and candid demeanor seem to be breathing energy into the American faithful as well as nonbelievers.

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  16. The Latest: Pope meets with 5 victims of sex abuseRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The Vatican spokesman says Pope Francis met with five victims of sexual abuse: people who were victims of priests, relatives and teachers. The Rev.

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  17. The Latest: Faithful gather for Francis' last day in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    From across the country and around the world faithful Catholics are gathering for the final day of Pope Francis' first visit to the United States. Pilgrims are packing subway cars and lugging bags and portable chairs as they make their way to Philadelphia's Benjamin Franklin Parkway, where Francis will celebrate an afternoon Mass that could draw a million people or more.

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  18. Pope Francis shares stage with Queen of Soul, BocelliRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pope Francis and an admiring throng of thousands enjoyed a little music from the Queen of Soul, Andrew Bocelli and others at the end of his first day in Philadelphia on his first-ever U.S. tour. Aretha Franklin led an all-star lineup at the Festival of Families, one of the events organized by the Vatican-sponsored World Meeting of Families, which brought Francis to the city after visits in Washington, D.C., and New York.

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  19. As many as a million expected for pope's last Mass in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Greeted by throngs of cheering faithful at every turn, Pope Francis is capping his whirlwind visit to the United States in an entirely fitting way - Mass for the masses on Philadelphia's grandest boulevard - while also spending time with inmates at its largest jail. The 78-year-old "people's pope," who seems to feed off the energy of the crowds, is expected to see the largest of his six-day tour on Sunday when he celebrates a climactic outdoor Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway before flying back to Rome.

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  20. Pope religious liberty talk falls short, amid list of issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    On a stage set for a blockbuster papal endorsement of the American bishops' religious liberty battle, Pope Francis didn't deliver. He side-stepped the bishops' most burning religious freedom issue - marriage - and spent more time greeting immigrants.

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