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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The lawyer for a Nazi war crimes suspect says the 89-year-old Philadelphia man has died while awaiting extradition to Germany. Attorney Dennis Boyle says Johann (YO'-hahn) Breyer died last night at a Philadelphia hospital. The revelation came on the same day a judge issued an order granting a request for Breyer to be extradited to Germany to face trial. It was still subject to U.S. government approval.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - More than 500 migrant children are being housed in Pennsylvania as federal officials wrestle with a national crisis created by a flood of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors across the southern U.S. border. State officials confirmed today that the federal government told them 120 children are in two temporary centers in Bethlehem and Womelsdorf, near Reading.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Four ousted traffic court judges in Philadelphia have been convicted of lying to authorities but cleared of most charges in a sweeping ticket-fixing case. Two other judges and a businessman were acquitted in federal court today.

BENEZETTE, Pa. (AP) - The Pennsylvania Game Commission says July 31st is the deadline for hunters to enter the lottery to receive one of 108 elk licenses to be issued this year. The deadline is about a month earlier than normal because game officials are holding the drawing earlier than normal, on August 16th at the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo in Benezette.

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