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State loans approved

Pennsylvania approved nearly $2.9 million in low-interest business loans Thursday to four manufacturers projected to create 50 new jobs, inc…

Car bombs hit Iraqi capital, killing 33

BAGHDAD (AP) — At least 33 people have been killed in a wave of car bombings that hit the Iraqi capital today. Dozens of others were wounded…

Woman loses arm in shark attack off Maui

WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — A German tourist swimming off a Maui beach has lost an arm in a shark attack. Hawaii media report the woman, who was …

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Sheriff contract approved

The Mahoning County Sheriff and the three unions that represent employees and deputies signed a three-year contract Thursday that could even…

Washington Post website hacked

NEW YORK (AP) — The Washington Post says its website has been hacked. The newspaper says in a note on its website that readers of some of it…