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Cancer-stricken, she chooses to plan her death

triblive.com — Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 12:01 a.m. Updated 5 hours ago A week from today, Brittany Maynard plans to take her life. You may have heard her story. She's the 29-year-old newlywed from California who made the choice to die on her own terms after doctors diagnosed her with terminal brain cancer.
Oct 25, 2014

RT @BreakingNewzman: Columnist @LuisTrib doesn't begrudge cancer-stricken Brittany Maynard for choosing death, but hopes she'll reconsider trib.me/ZQM1AC

Critics claim state Attorney General Kane puts politics first

triblive.com — Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, 10:37 p.m. Updated 9 minutes ago HARRISBURG - Call it a difficult year for Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, the first Democrat and woman elected to the office. Her selective release of pornographic emails a little more than a month before Election Day has critics crying foul that her actions are politically motivated.
Oct 25, 2014

Critics claim state Attorney General Kane puts politics first trib.me/ZQHVZ8 via @TribLIVE

Corbett, Wolf resort to sticks, stones to attract attention

triblive.com — It takes four seconds for the satire to sink in, before viewers realize the family man seated at a kitchen table and speaking in favor of higher taxes shouldn't be taken seriously. "It says here Tom Wolf is gonna raise the income tax on middle-class families," he says, newspaper in hand.
Oct 25, 2014

RT @melissamdaniels: Corbett, Wolf resort to sticks, stones to attract attention. On negative ads: trib.me/1zquEa4 via @TribLIVE #pagov

Oct 25, 2014

Corbett, Wolf resort to sticks, stones to attract attention trib.me/1zquEa4 via @TribLIVE

Gorman: For the record, TJ's Kemp is a winner

triblive.com — Austin Kemp has had one coach whispering in his ear, another screaming in his face. Their message to the Thomas Jefferson star tailback was the same: Focus on team goals - not your individual accolades - and the results will follow. "I hear it so much every time I come out here," Kemp said.
Oct 25, 2014

With a chance to win WPIAL rushing title/scoring record, TJ's @KeMp_21 puts team goals before individual accolades: triblive.com/sports/kevingo…

Oct 25, 2014

RT @TribHSInsider: . @KGorman_Trib : Thomas Jefferson's Austin Kemp wants title more than WPIAL regular-season scoring record trib.me/1rtB4eD

Counterfeit credit card ring falls for failure to remember birth date on fake ID

triblive.com — Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, 12:57 p.m. Updated 11 minutes ago Latoya Jemerson wouldn't be in jail if she had memorized the date of birth listed on her fake ID.
Oct 25, 2014

Counterfeit credit card ring hit banks in Philly, Harrisburg & Pittsbg; busted 'cause cdn't recall bday on fake ID: triblive.com/news/adminpage…

Oct 24, 2014

Latoya Jemerson wouldn't be in jail if she had memorized the date of birth listed on her fake ID - triblive.com/news/adminpage…

Oct 24, 2014

Counterfeit credit card ring falls for failure to remember birth date on fake ID trib.me/1vZzpns via @TribLIVE