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TOWANDA — The Towanda Area School District hallways were alive with student activity once again as the district welcomed its youngsters back to the classroom.

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. government's final management plan for lands in and around a Utah national monument that President Donald Trump downsized doesn't include many new protections for the cliffs, canyons, waterfalls and arches found there, but it does include a few more safeguards …

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TROY — Troy Trojans kicked off the 2019-2020 school year Thursday amid a wide variety of changes that included a new unification initiative, additions to the grounds and a fresh leadership structure.

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ROME — The Northeast Bradford School District had an ‘outstanding’ first day of school on Thursday as kids transitioned back into their normal school routines, according to Superintendent William Clark.

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After their first day at school, Athens Area School District children made their way to the buses to head back home on Thursday. The Athens Superintendent was not able to be reached on Thursday for more information about the day's events. See future editions of the Daily Review for more abou…

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In this Aug. 21, 2019 Aug. 21, 2019 photo, a lawmaker steps over a large puddle of water on the Parliament floor, created by rain water leaking through the roof, as lawmakers meet to debate whether or not to start impeachment proceedings for Haitian President Jovenel Moise in Port-au-Prince,…

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In this Aug. 20, 2019 photo, former Honduran first lady Rosa Elena Bonilla de Lobo leaves court after her conviction on corruption charges in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The court convicted the former first lady on Tuesday of embezzling about $600,000 in government money between 2010 and 2014, wh…

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ATHENS TOWNSHIP — Surrounding a small pile of dirt on the grounds of Robinson’s Farm and Greenhouses, just off of the intersection of Front Street and Sheshequin Road, officials dug their shovels in and flung some dirt to recognize the beginning of a $1.8 million infrastructure project that …

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FILE - In this Nov. 27, 2013, photo, Anthony DeFrancesco, center, son of Tiburones head coach Tony DeFrancesco, left, practices his baseball swing as his father speaks with a player prior to a baseball game against rival Leones, at Estadio Universitario in Caracas, Venezuela. Major League Ba…

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FILE - In this April 21, 2018, file photo, Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera, of Venezuela, prepares to bat during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals in Detroit. Major League Baseball is banning players from participating in the Venezuelan Winter League in one of…

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A rugged uphill section of the international border wall that runs through Organ Pipe National Monument is shown, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 in Lukeville, Ariz. Construction on a two mile portion of replacement fencing funded by President Trump's national emergency declaration has begun in an a…

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An uphill section of the international border wall that runs through Organ Pipe National Monument is shown above a park warning sign, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 in Lukeville, Ariz. Construction on a two mile portion of replacement fencing funded by President Trump's national emergency declarati…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball says its players will be banned from participating in the Venezuelan Winter League because of recent U.S. economic sanctions against Venezuela.

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Fram Virjee, President of California State University, Fullerton talks about the arrest in the stabbing death of a man at the California State University, Fullerton campus, during a news conference Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, in Fullerton, Calif. Chuyen Vo was arrested in connection with the de…

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FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2007, file photo Patrick Byrne, President and CEO of Overstock.com is reflected on a large television screen while being interviewed at the headquarters for supporters of school vouchers in Salt Lake City. Byrne has resigned, saying he’d become “far too controversial” …

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CHICAGO (AP) — From fiery protests outside detention centers in Texas, New Jersey and Rhode Island to a sit-in that blockaded an Amazon store in New York, a fledgling coalition of liberal Jewish groups is increasingly making itself heard as it fights the Trump administration's immigration policies.

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FILE- In this March 25, 2019, file photo, Jennifer Bailey, vice president of Apple Pay, speaks about the Apple Card at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products in Cupertino, Calif. Apple tried to make the new Apple-branded credit card attractive, copying the heft and s…

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania is marshaling more money to improve water treatment in suburban Philadelphia communities where testing has shown tap water contaminated with toxic industrial compounds used in products like nonstick cookware, carpets, firefighting foam and fast-food wrappers.

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FILE - In this Oct. 19. 2018, file photo, Republican U.S. Rep. Jason Lewis, right, and Democratic challenger Angie Craig debate on the Almanac at the TPT studios in St. Paul, Minn. Lewis is kicking off a Minnesota Senate bid with a video that attacks freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar and the so-calle…

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FILE - In this March 5, 2019 file photo Sen. Tina Smith, D-Minn., speaks during a Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Smith will face Republican Jason Lewis who jumped into Minnesota's Senate race Thursday, August 22, 2019 with a …

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Stocks gave up an early gain and veered lower in midday trading Thursday as investors grew less certain about the likelihood that the Federal Reserve will lower interest rates again next month.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A tiny community near Philadelphia that managed to save the oldest surviving quarantine station in the Western Hemisphere from the wrecking ball is now transforming the 18th-century structure into township offices.

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About 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's overall job performance, according to a new poll released Thursday by The AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. New poll finds some support for his handling of the U.S. economy.

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Kosovo's lawmakers leave the chamber after voting to disband the parliament during an extraordinary session in the capital Pristina, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019. Kosovo's parliament was disbanded Thursday, opening the way for the country's president to set the date for an early general election.

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Parliament speaker Kadri Veseli, center, flanked by Kosovo's lawmakers leave after voting to disband the parliament during an extraordinary session in the capital Pristina, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019. Kosovo's parliament was disbanded Thursday, opening the way for the country's president to set…

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Kosovo's lawmakers vote to disband the parliament during an extraordinary session in the capital Pristina, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019. Kosovo's parliament was disbanded Thursday, opening the way for the country's president to set the date for an early general election.

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President Donald Trump speak at the American Veterans (AMVETS) 75th National Convention in Louisville, Ky., Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019. A new poll finds about 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump’s overall job performance. The poll released Thursday by The Associated Press-NO…

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NEW YORK (AP) — About 6 in 10 Americans disapprove of President Donald Trump's overall job performance, according to a new poll released Thursday by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, which finds some support for the president's handling of the U.S. economy but giv…

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — West Virginia University President Gordon Gee and former Ohio Gov. John Kasich are creating a nonprofit that will fight to steer cash from any national opioid settlement to hospitals, rather than to local and state governments already sparring for control of the dollars.

MONROE BOROUGH — In a little more than two weeks, professional riders will again challenge themselves at Mountaineer Park for one of the Monroe Fire Company’s largest fundraisers, the Monroeton Rodeo.

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NORTH TOWANDA TOWNSHIP — In Brian McLinko’s first regular meeting as North Towanda Township’s new supervisor, the board discussed possible strategies to make the most efficient use of township money in possible FEMA flood mitigation work on Tuesday evening.

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TROY — Though it was previously unclear if Troy Area School District would begin the school year with a kindergarten through sixth grade assistant principal position empty, John Imbt has been hired to fill the role after much debate within the board of education.

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Planned Parenthood clinics in several states are charging new fees, tapping into financial reserves, intensifying fundraising and warning of more unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases in the wake of its decision to quit a $260 million federal family p…