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Jefferson City News Tribune
Funding appears elusive for St. Louis police body camerasST. LOUIS (AP) — Finding money to purchase body cameras that's estimated to cos
Funding appears elusive for St. Louis police body cameras
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Finding money to purchase body cameras that's estimated to cost up to $2 million for St. Louis' police force appears elusive as more than a dozen Board of Aldermen members oppose a proposal to use "ward capital money" to pay for the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Funding appears elusive for St. Louis police body cameraST. LOUIS (AP) – St. Louis’ top elected officials are discussing whether to pur
Funding appears elusive for St. Louis police body camera
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
ST. LOUIS (AP) – St. Louis’ top elected officials are discussing whether to purchase body cameras for the city’s police force, but finding money for the technology that’s estimated to cost up to $2 million appears elusive. The St. Louis... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Derby mayoral candidate appointed to state Veterans Affairs’ board“Richard has spent his entire career in public service,” said Klarides, the sta
Derby mayoral candidate appointed to state Veterans Affairs’ board
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
“Richard has spent his entire career in public service,” said Klarides, the state House of Representatives’ minority leader. “Whether as a brave member of the U.S. Air Force, serving in our local government or policing the streets to make our... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Study: Current district maps make Ohio elections predictable Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown, left, is hugged by his daughter, Liz, as they
Study: Current district maps make Ohio elections predictable
The Toledo Blade / Posted 5 days ago
Democratic Sen. Sherrod Brown, left, is hugged by his daughter, Liz, as they celebrate at the Ohio Democratic party election night celebration in November, 2012, in Columbus. Brown... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Chattahoochee plan stokes fear downstream from AtlantaState environmental officials will vote Wednesday to allow less Chattahoochee R
Chattahoochee plan stokes fear downstream from Atlanta
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
State environmental officials will vote Wednesday to allow less Chattahoochee River water, at times, to flow below Atlanta, a proposal that angers downstream communities that fear a return to the 1990s when the big city's sewage discharges polluted... Read more
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iol.co.za
Prasa to pay man who lost his legsDurban - Initially exonerated from liability, the Passenger Rail Agency of Sout
Prasa to pay man who lost his legs
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Durban - Initially exonerated from liability, the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa will now have to compensate a man who lost both legs when a train went over them. The compensation will be 50% of his proven costs. Mui Albert Mokethi took the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corruption As Buhari's Second WarThere is a renewed optimism over the war against corruption buoyed more by Pres
Corruption As Buhari's Second War
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
There is a renewed optimism over the war against corruption buoyed more by President Muhammadu Buhari's demeanour than any clear-cut policy. His body language, it is claimed, may already be working wonders in the energy and petroleum sectors where... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Suggestion to assure a fair 2016 pollsLIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… The Lord detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights
Suggestion to assure a fair 2016 polls
Zamboanga Today / Posted 11 days ago
LIFE’S INSPIRATIONS: “… The Lord detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him…” (Proverbs 11:1, the Holy Bible). SMARTMATIC’S GOODWILL AMONG GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS: I don’t know how Smartmatic does it, but it seems it has an... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Documents show private discussions in Senate redistrictingTHE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, August 20, 2015 - Senate leaders crafting new distric
Documents show private discussions in Senate redistricting
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, August 20, 2015 - Senate leaders crafting new districts for the chamber in 2012 held confidential meetings to discuss maps with lawmakers before the maps were made public, while at the same time boasting about "the most open... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Documents show private discussions in Senate redistrictingTHE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, August 20, 2015 - Senate leaders crafting new distric
Documents show private discussions in Senate redistricting
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 11 days ago
THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, August 20, 2015 - Senate leaders crafting new districts for the chamber in 2012 held confidential meetings to discuss maps with lawmakers before the maps were made public, while at the same time boasting about "the most open... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
6 hidden costs of continuing resolutionsNo one really expects the appropriations process to function seamlessly these d
6 hidden costs of continuing resolutions
Federal Computer Week / Posted 12 days ago
No one really expects the appropriations process to function seamlessly these days. Congress and the president have produced full appropriations for all branches of government only four times in the last 40 years. This year looks like no... Read more
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Tax-News.com
No Plans To Harmonize EU CIT Rates, Says Moscoviciby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels18 August 2015 Tax Commissioner Pierre
No Plans To Harmonize EU CIT Rates, Says Moscovici
Tax-News.com / Posted 14 days ago
by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels18 August 2015 Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici has confirmed that the European Commission has no plans, formal or informal, to harmonize corporation tax rates... Read more
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Times of Malta
Malta residents hit with tax on UK propertiesIn the past, people who have lived outside of the UK for five years have been e
Malta residents hit with tax on UK properties
Times of Malta / Posted 14 days ago
In the past, people who have lived outside of the UK for five years have been exempt from capital gains tax when selling UK properties. From April 6, 2015, these rules changed so non-residents owning UK residential property are now subject to UK... Read more
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WBOY Clarksburg
Funding Supporting Monongahela National Forest, Other Parks Set to ExpireFunding that fuels much of West Virginia's tourism economy is set to expire nex
Funding Supporting Monongahela National Forest, Other Parks Set to Expire
WBOY Clarksburg / Posted 18 days ago
Funding that fuels much of West Virginia's tourism economy is set to expire next month. The Land and Water Conservation Fund contributes to iconic treasures like Monongahela National Forest. Visits to the state parks and other beloved outdoor places... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Charter Revision: Eliminate Ansonia treasurerANSONIA-Voters are expected to decide this November if the part-time treasurer’
Charter Revision: Eliminate Ansonia treasurer
Connecticut Post / Posted 19 days ago
ANSONIA-Voters are expected to decide this November if the part-time treasurer’s position should be eliminated and the nearly $14,000 salary. And if that happens the city will become one of the few state municipalities to be without a city... Read more
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Denver Post
Adams County jail cap controversy finally headed for a fixA long-running dispute between Adams County and its municipalities over the num
Adams County jail cap controversy finally headed for a fix
Denver Post / Posted 20 days ago
A long-running dispute between Adams County and its municipalities over the number of inmates that can be housed at the county jail appears to be coming to an end. Several cities, including Aurora and Commerce City, recently approved an... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Questions Zuma will face in Parliament todayHere is the order list: 1. Ms L S Makhubela-Mashele (ANC) to ask the President
Questions Zuma will face in Parliament today
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 26 days ago
Here is the order list: 1. Ms L S Makhubela-Mashele (ANC) to ask the President of the Republic: Pursuant to the BRICS Summit held in July 2015 and in light of the agreement and the conclusion of domestic ratification of processes amongst BRICS... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Are rules on removing MPs from National Assembly constitutional?It is clear that President Jacob Zuma has decided not to implement the remedial
Are rules on removing MPs from National Assembly constitutional?
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
It is clear that President Jacob Zuma has decided not to implement the remedial action imposed on him by the public protector when she found that he and his family improperly benefited from the use of public funds for the renovations of his private... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
Former University of Texas President William Powers, Jr. Joins Jackson Walker as of CounselAUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jackson Walker L.L.P. is please
Former University of Texas President William Powers, Jr. Joins Jackson Walker as of Counsel
citybizlist Dallas / Posted 28 days ago
AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jackson Walker L.L.P. is pleased to announce that former University of Texas at Austin president William Powers, Jr. will join the firm's Austin office as of counsel. A widely published legal scholar,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zuma should have curbed costs: MadonselaPretoria – Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on Monday said President Jacob Zuma
Zuma should have curbed costs: Madonsela
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
Pretoria – Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on Monday said President Jacob Zuma should have halted the escalation of the cost of state-funded upgrades to his private Nkandla home. “My answer regarding whether the president should have done something... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Chief Justice Jim Hannah plans early retirementReliable sources say that Chief Justice Jim Hannah will retire Sept. 1, on acco
Chief Justice Jim Hannah plans early retirement
Arkansas Times / Posted a month ago
Reliable sources say that Chief Justice Jim Hannah will retire Sept. 1, on account of health problems that have slowed him in recent weeks. I was unable to reach the judge in phone calls this evening. The Supreme Court is in its customary summer... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
County lists programs, services supported by tax revenues"It must be noted that the county is a service entity," the board said in a joi
County lists programs, services supported by tax revenues
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted a month ago
"It must be noted that the county is a service entity," the board said in a joint statement. "This means that people work to provide the following services. The county seeks to provide a fair wage and benefit package to its approximately 79... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Ideology, partisanship, and the new “one person, one vote” caseRichard L. Hasen is a Chancellor’s Professor of Law at the University of Califo
Ideology, partisanship, and the new “one person, one vote” case
SCOTUSblog / Posted 1 months ago
Richard L. Hasen is a Chancellor’s Professor of Law at the University of California, Irvine School of Law. He blogs at Election Law Blog. It is tempting to think of the plaintiffs in Evenwel v. Abbott as conservatives. After all, the brainchild... Read more

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