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Independent
Courtney Barnett interview: The Melbourne singer-songwriter is the voice-of-a-generationBarnett writes songs that are rooted in the everyday. Life's minutiae are what
Courtney Barnett interview: The Melbourne singer-songwriter is the voice-of-a-generation
Independent / Posted yesterday
Barnett writes songs that are rooted in the everyday. Life's minutiae are what interest her, and from tiny details she manages to create something profound. It's an observational approach that has chimed with an age in which many of us of Barnett's... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
East Texas Throwback: KTRE-TV has covered major stories in 60 year historyIf you look back at our six decades of covering news, weather and sports in the
East Texas Throwback: KTRE-TV has covered major stories in 60 year history
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
If you look back at our six decades of covering news, weather and sports in the Pineywoods, you'd see no story is too small or big to get coverage on KTRE-TV. However, nothing comes close to the national attention Deep East Texas got in the winter... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
East Texas Throwback: KTRE-TV has covered major stories in 60 year historyIf you look back at our six decades of covering news, weather and sports in the
East Texas Throwback: KTRE-TV has covered major stories in 60 year history
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
If you look back at our six decades of covering news, weather and sports in the Pineywoods, you'd see no story is too small or big to get coverage on KTRE-TV. However, nothing comes close to the national attention Deep East Texas got in the winter... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
East Texas Throwback: KTRE-TV has covered major stories in 60 year historyIf you look back at our six decades of covering news, weather and sports in the
East Texas Throwback: KTRE-TV has covered major stories in 60 year history
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
If you look back at our six decades of covering news, weather and sports in the Pineywoods, you'd see no story is too small or big to get coverage on KTRE-TV. However, nothing comes close to the national attention Deep East Texas got in the winter... Read more
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Washington Post
McAuliffe promises more money for education in spending planVirginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe
McAuliffe promises more money for education in spending plan
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Thursday that Virginia’s budget picture is improving, but he warned that looming federal spending cuts known as sequestration could still cripple the state’s... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ben OquistTelevision Australia Wide The Killing Season Corrections & Clarifications R
Ben Oquist
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Television Australia Wide The Killing Season Corrections & Clarifications Religion & Ethics Technology & Games The Weather Man Antony Green's Election Blog is the Executive Director at The Australia Institute. He is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Brill chosen as state chief justiceGov. Asa Hutchinson announced Tuesday that he has picked a longtime legal schol
Brill chosen as state chief justice
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Tuesday that he has picked a longtime legal scholar to replace the state Supreme Court's chief justice, who is to resign at the end of the month. Hutchinson said Howard Brill, who has taught courses ranging from ethics... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Tony Klarich celebrates 50th birthday with 50 water skiing featsTony Klarich skiing as part of his "50 for 50" event on Saturday, August 22. He
Tony Klarich celebrates 50th birthday with 50 water skiing feats
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 5 days ago
Tony Klarich skiing as part of his "50 for 50" event on Saturday, August 22. He skied on 50 different objects in one day at Long Beach Marine Stadium. Photo courtesy of Bob Brown There is a seemingly endless list of ways people decide to approach... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Greens leader Di Natale visits TasmaniaAUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmani
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmania
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmania since taking the party's top job and wants to meet the locals. THE Melbourne-based senator, who is a medical doctor and farmer, became leader after the May resignation... Read more
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Herald Sun
Greens leader Di Natale visits TasmaniaAUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmani
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmania
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmania since taking the party's top job and wants to meet the locals. THE Melbourne-based senator, who is a medical doctor and farmer, became leader after the May resignation... Read more
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Weekly Times
Greens leader Di Natale visits TasmaniaAUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmani
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmania
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmania since taking the party's top job and wants to meet the locals. THE Melbourne-based senator, who is a medical doctor and farmer, became leader after the May resignation... Read more
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News.com.au
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmaniabreaking news AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmania
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
breaking news AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmania since taking the party's top job and wants to meet the locals. THE Melbourne-based senator, who is a medical... Read more
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Perth Now
Greens leader Di Natale visits TasmaniaAUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmani
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmania
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmania since taking the party's top job and wants to meet the locals. THE Melbourne-based senator, who is a medical doctor and farmer, became leader after the May resignation... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Greens leader Di Natale visits TasmaniaAUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmani
Greens leader Di Natale visits Tasmania
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
AUSTRALIAN Greens leader Richard Di Natale will make his first visit to Tasmania since taking the party's top job and wants to meet the locals. THE Melbourne-based senator, who is a medical doctor and farmer, became leader after the May resignation... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Wabeno Area Players to present five performances to end summer season"The production, which is laced with hilarious characters and wonderful musical
Wabeno Area Players to present five performances to end summer season
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
"The production, which is laced with hilarious characters and wonderful musical numbers, is sure to produce giggles, guffaws, and great entertainment," the company said in a press release. The five performances will be at the Essenhaus in Wabeno on... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
It�s time to free Barry BeachOp-Ed by Bob Brown and Jim Elliott “It [is] more a duty [of an Attorney Genera
It�s time to free Barry Beach
Char-Koosta News / Posted 9 days ago
Op-Ed by Bob Brown and Jim Elliott “It [is] more a duty [of an Attorney General] to save an innocent than to convict a guilty man.” We know we do not live in a perfect world where only the guilty are convicted and the wrongly accused go free, but... Read more
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Washington Post
Republicans escalate fight with McAuliffe over Supreme Court judgeVirginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush, right, answered questions at a
Republicans escalate fight with McAuliffe over Supreme Court judge
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
Virginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush, right, answered questions at a July news conference alongside Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Del. David B. Albo (R-Fairfax). (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — Republicans on Wednesday warned Gov. Terry McAuliffe... Read more
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Washington Post
Va. Democrats may have won one. But can they win in November?Sen. John Watkins, R-Powhatan, stands in the rear of the Senate chamber Monday
Va. Democrats may have won one. But can they win in November?
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
Sen. John Watkins, R-Powhatan, stands in the rear of the Senate chamber Monday before casting the key vote against his party’s pick for the Virginia Supreme Court. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — The leader of the Virginia House Democrats sent an email... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Plans to stymie development litigation could mean more time in courts: legal expertsAdani coal mine: Plans to stymie litigation on major developments could result
Plans to stymie development litigation could mean more time in courts: legal experts
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Adani coal mine: Plans to stymie litigation on major developments could result in more time in courts, legal experts say Photo: Legal proceedings by a Queensland environment group forced the Government to reconsider its approval of Adani's $16... Read more
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The Age
A life in fiction; how the publishing industry is faring.Twin peaks: Gabrielle Lord says she is blessed writing YA novels and crime book
A life in fiction; how the publishing industry is faring.
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Twin peaks: Gabrielle Lord says she is blessed writing YA novels and crime books. Photo: Jason South A glimpse into the Australian reader's shopping cart reveals our current passions. A great many of us will buy a saucy romance or erotic treat. A... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bella Katz: Another week, another Government-led rebrandMelbourne - colder than Sydney, but better coffee? Looking across the Yarra Riv
Bella Katz: Another week, another Government-led rebrand
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Melbourne - colder than Sydney, but better coffee? Looking across the Yarra River towards Southbank and the Southbank footbridge. Photo / NZ Herald. It was a good week for marketing-related news in Australia. First of all, we had the mighty All... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Virginia Senate adjourns, after rejecting GOP's court pickgallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6448844|article-gallery-6448844|0 gall
Virginia Senate adjourns, after rejecting GOP's court pick
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
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Connecticut Post
Virginia Senate adjourns, after rejecting GOP's court pickJudge Rossie D. Alston, from Manassas, Va, smiles as he leaves the General Asse
Virginia Senate adjourns, after rejecting GOP's court pick
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
Judge Rossie D. Alston, from Manassas, Va, smiles as he leaves the General Assembly Building in Richmond, Va., Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, after appearing before the Joint Judicial Panel where he was interviewed for the Virginia Supreme Court. (Bob... Read more
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Washington Post
Va. Republicans’ pick for judge may not have filed conflict of interest formsVirginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush, right, appeared with Virginia
Va. Republicans’ pick for judge may not have filed conflict of interest forms
Washington Post / Posted 14 days ago
Virginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush, right, appeared with Virginia Gov.Terry McAuliffe at a news conference last month. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — The judge at the center of the latest feud between Virginia Republicans and Gov. Terry... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT not obliged to repay $83MThe University of North Texas is not obligated to repay an estimated $83 millio
UNT not obliged to repay $83M
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
The University of North Texas is not obligated to repay an estimated $83 million in excess funding revealed in a state audit in 2014, officials have confirmed. The university already has paid $4.7 million to the state, but the remaining balance in... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Bluffton's Adams: ‘Every school needs a Ron Costello’Though he left behind some mystique, one Lowcountry resident also left plenty o
Bluffton's Adams: ‘Every school needs a Ron Costello’
Bluffton Today / Posted 15 days ago
Though he left behind some mystique, one Lowcountry resident also left plenty of memories for two Bluffton High staff members. “He was just the kind of guy who volunteered for whatever you need,” Bluffton High athletic director Dave Adams said. Ron... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Marco Island City Council members pressure panel to reverse vote for independent investigationMarco Island's audit committee reversed its vote to recommend a third-party inv
Marco Island City Council members pressure panel to reverse vote for independent investigation
Naples Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Marco Island's audit committee reversed its vote to recommend a third-party investigation into the City Council and the police department after members were pressured by council members, records show. The committee's actions ensure that the agenda... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Chief justice: Ill, will resign end of monthArkansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Jim Hannah, who has led the court for near
Chief justice: Ill, will resign end of month
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Arkansas Supreme Court Chief Justice Jim Hannah, who has led the court for nearly 11 years, will resign at the end of the month. Hannah announced Thursday that he has been "challenged by a significant health issue" over recent weeks and will resign... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Behind The Scenes Of The Donald Trump - Roger Stone ShowIt was just after liftoff on the flight from San Francisco to New York that Rog
Behind The Scenes Of The Donald Trump - Roger Stone Show
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
It was just after liftoff on the flight from San Francisco to New York that Roger Stone’s face appeared on the back of Seat 9D, looking straight at me. Gah! Did my Virgin America flight crash? is Roger Stone’s satellite-fed face my eternal... Read more
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The Davison Index
ARTHUR EDMANDS BROWN, 94, of Davison, passed away August 6, 2015 at Sterling House of Davison. Art
ARTHUR EDMANDS BROWN
The Davison Index / Posted 17 days ago
, 94, of Davison, passed away August 6, 2015 at Sterling House of Davison. Arthur was born in Rochester, NY, on January 4, 1921, son of the late Ned and Frances (Edmands) Brown. He married Ruth Virginia White on April 3, 1948 in... Read more
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The Davison Index
ObituariesARTHUR EDMANDS BROWN, 94, of Davison, passed away August 6, 2015 at Sterling Ho
Obituaries
The Davison Index / Posted 17 days ago
ARTHUR EDMANDS BROWN, 94, of Davison, passed away August 6, 2015 at Sterling House of Davison. Arthur was born in Rochester, NY, on January 4, 1921, son of the late Ned and Frances (Edmands) Brown. He married Ruth Virginia White on April 3, 1948 in... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
UNT: Athletic fee may increaseThe North Texas Board of Regents will consider a series of proposals in meeting
UNT: Athletic fee may increase
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
The North Texas Board of Regents will consider a series of proposals in meetings on Aug. 27-28 designed to better fund the school’s athletic program, improve facilities and clear the way for the demolition of what remains of Fouts Field. UNT is... Read more
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Washington Post
Doug Wilder blasts McAuliffe on handling of Supreme Court pickFormer Virginia governor L. Douglas Wilder blasted Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s handl
Doug Wilder blasts McAuliffe on handling of Supreme Court pick
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
Former Virginia governor L. Douglas Wilder blasted Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s handling of a state Supreme Court nomination. (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — Former Virginia governor L. Douglas Wilder on Wednesday blasted Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s handling of an... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Auditor gives city finances a clean bill of healthScott Szabo of Lauer, Szabo and Associates had plenty of positive things to say
Auditor gives city finances a clean bill of health
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Scott Szabo of Lauer, Szabo and Associates had plenty of positive things to say about the city of Sterling's 2014 audit at Tuesday night's city council meeting. Finance director Deb Forbes introduced Szabo, who presented a summary on the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Marco committee pulls back on investigation into council, police departmentJust one week after voting to recommend an independent investigation into the c
Marco committee pulls back on investigation into council, police department
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 18 days ago
Just one week after voting to recommend an independent investigation into the city council, city manager and police department, the audit advisory committee rescinded the suggestion Tuesday. The controversy stems from accusations that City Councilor... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Villanova, 76ers coaches promote peace through basketball in Holy LandJerusalem is hot, especially in the gym of the Max Rayne Hand in Hand Bilingual
Villanova, 76ers coaches promote peace through basketball in Holy Land
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
Jerusalem is hot, especially in the gym of the Max Rayne Hand in Hand Bilingual School for Jewish Arab Education. Jerusalem is tense, too, with jolting violence this summer over dismantled settlement homes, gay rights and a brutal attack on a... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Living DeadJust as in the United States, it's federal election campaign season up here in
The Living Dead
Op-Ed News / Posted 18 days ago
Just as in the United States, it's federal election campaign season up here in Canada. This time around the campaign will drag on for ... 78 days. The average length of the past 10 campaigns prior to 2015 was 45.8 days. The standard is 37 days. How... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Audit results on short Sterling City Council agendaTonight will be night of mostly listening for the Sterling City Council. The ag
Audit results on short Sterling City Council agenda
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
Tonight will be night of mostly listening for the Sterling City Council. The agenda for their regular 7 p.m. meeting has just one action item on it: a consent agenda that includes minutes from the July 28 meeting and work session. Under new... Read more
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Washington Post
Va. lawmaker criticized by factchecker over Planned Parenthood tweetsSen. Richard H. Black (R-Loudoun) is sparring with his Democratic challenger ov
Va. lawmaker criticized by factchecker over Planned Parenthood tweets
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
Sen. Richard H. Black (R-Loudoun) is sparring with his Democratic challenger over abortion. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown) (Bob Brown/AP) Virginia state Sen. Richard H. Black (R-Loudoun) has been criticized by a factchecker for... Read more
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Washington Post
Battle over Va. justice heats up as Democrats demand hearingsVirginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush, right, last month answered que
Battle over Va. justice heats up as Democrats demand hearings
Washington Post / Posted 19 days ago
Virginia Supreme Court Justice Jane Marum Roush, right, last month answered questions during a press conference with Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Del. David B. Albo (R-Fairfax). (Bob Brown/AP) RICHMOND — The drumbeat grew louder Monday among Virginia... Read more
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The Courier
Colossal plane engine showcasedAn enormous Rolls-Royce plane engine has been donated to the Ballarat Aviation
Colossal plane engine showcased
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
An enormous Rolls-Royce plane engine has been donated to the Ballarat Aviation Museum. This enormous Rolls Royce engine will be on show at the Ballarat Aviation Museum. An enormous Rolls-Royce plane engine has been donated to the Ballarat Aviation... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin minister opens flea market to raise money to build youth centerCesar Rodriguez is a minister that has seen a lot things that have worried him
Lufkin minister opens flea market to raise money to build youth center
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 22 days ago
Cesar Rodriguez is a minister that has seen a lot things that have worried him during his 35 years of living in Lufkin. "I learned about a lot of things that are going on in the city and that's why I'm concerned,” Rodriguez said. “I wanted to open a... Read more
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Bluffton Today
SCHSL: Bluffton to move into Class AAAThe South Carolina High School League released its realignment and reclassifica
SCHSL: Bluffton to move into Class AAA
Bluffton Today / Posted 22 days ago
The South Carolina High School League released its realignment and reclassification proposal Monday, and Bluffton High is moving on down. The proposal, which will go into effect for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years, creates a fifth... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shootinggallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6430593|article-gallery-6430593|0 gall
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shooting
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
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Beaumont Enterprise
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shootingA Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting invo
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shooting
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
A Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting involving a police officer, in the Fan District of Richmond, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. An armed suspect fired first at two police officers and they were justified in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shootingA Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting invo
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shooting
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
A Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting involving a police officer, in the Fan District of Richmond, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. An armed suspect fired first at two police officers and they were justified in... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shootingA Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting invo
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shooting
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
A Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting involving a police officer, in the Fan District of Richmond, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. An armed suspect fired first at two police officers and they were justified in... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shootingA Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting invo
Chief: Officers 'did what they had to do' in fatal shooting
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
A Richmond police officer walks out of an alley at the scene of a shooting involving a police officer, in the Fan District of Richmond, Va., Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. An armed suspect fired first at two police officers and they were justified in... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Chestney, McKee, Bernhart and Cruthers claim SVCC tourneyTYRONE - The team of Jim Chestney, Matt McKee, John Bernhart and Dick Cruthers
Chestney, McKee, Bernhart and Cruthers claim SVCC tourney
Altoona Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
TYRONE - The team of Jim Chestney, Matt McKee, John Bernhart and Dick Cruthers won the Seniors Two Best Balls of Four Tournament at Sinking Valley Country Club. The team finished with a 117. Finishing second were Chris Futrick, Andy Kushner, Harry... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
AMA Supports No Drones Near FiresThe Academy Of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Sends Letters To Government Officials St
AMA Supports No Drones Near Fires
The Aero-News Network / Posted 23 days ago
The Academy Of Model Aeronautics (AMA) Sends Letters To Government Officials Stating They Support The Prohibition Of Small Drones Near Firefighting Operations In July, a brush-fire broke out in the vicinity of Phelan, CA that was both dangerous and... Read more
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