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MLive.com
Ann Arbor preservationists sound alarm on threat to historic districtsThose designations over the years have protected the integrity and charm of som
Ann Arbor preservationists sound alarm on threat to historic districts
MLive.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Those designations over the years have protected the integrity and charm of some of the city's oldest neighborhoods from the Old West Side to the Old Fourth Ward, where blocks of original homes from the 1800s and early 1900s remain intact. They've... Read more
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MLive.com
Proposed law would 'kill' Bay City's Historic District, official saysBAY CITY, MI — A pair of bills recently introduced in Lansing could see Bay Cit
Proposed law would 'kill' Bay City's Historic District, official says
MLive.com / Posted 14 hours ago
BAY CITY, MI — A pair of bills recently introduced in Lansing could see Bay City's Historic District become a thing of the past, according to some local officials. But some people in Bay City are calling the bills a death notice for the city's... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
Woodlawn Church to be Demolished amidst Protestsabove all else and will proceed with those priorities guiding our actions.” Th
Woodlawn Church to be Demolished amidst Protests
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 16 hours ago
above all else and will proceed with those priorities guiding our actions.” The Archdiocese received approval from the Commission of Chicago Landmarks to demolish the building on January 6. If they secure the approval of the City of Chicago... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Shamrock condo plan near river gets first reviewA 14-story, 374-unit condominium project planned near the Mississippi River wil
Shamrock condo plan near river gets first review
Finance and Commerce / Posted 17 hours ago
A 14-story, 374-unit condominium project planned near the Mississippi River will get its first critique from the city of Minneapolis this week, amid staff concerns about the massing of the building. The review comes nearly a year after Coon... Read more
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The Alpena News
Planning director against proposed legislative change on historic districtsby Rep. Chris Afendoulis, R-Grand Rapids, and Sen. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford,
Planning director against proposed legislative change on historic districts
The Alpena News / Posted 17 hours ago
by Rep. Chris Afendoulis, R-Grand Rapids, and Sen. Peter MacGregor, R-Rockford, would, among other changes, strip existing historic districts of their designations after a decade of the bills' passage, forcing districts to reapply for the status,... Read more
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KFOX 14 El Paso
County commissioners vote to approve downtown historical surveyEL PASO, Texas - El Paso County commissioners voted unanimously Monday to compl
County commissioners vote to approve downtown historical survey
KFOX 14 El Paso / Posted 19 hours ago
EL PASO, Texas - El Paso County commissioners voted unanimously Monday to complete an architecturally survey of the downtown area and move forward with designating it as a National Historic District. The El Paso City Council voted against the plan... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Marietta City Council considers second historic district - Marietta City Councilman Andy Morris said he has a big problem with a majority of homeowners voting to pursue the proposed Church-Cherokee Street Historic District which would entail guide...Marietta City Council considers second historic district Marietta City Council
Marietta City Council considers second historic district - Marietta City Councilman Andy Morris said he has a big problem with a majority of homeowners voting to pursue the proposed Church-Cherokee Street Historic District which would entail guide...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
Marietta City Council considers second historic district Marietta City Councilman Andy Morris said he has a big problem with a majority of homeowners voting to pursue the proposed Church-Cherokee Street Historic District, which would entail... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
County commissioners unanimously approve funding for survey of historic buildings DowntownCounty commissioners Monday approved funding for an in-depth historical survey
County commissioners unanimously approve funding for survey of historic buildings Downtown
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 21 hours ago
County commissioners Monday approved funding for an in-depth historical survey of Downtown with the hope of spurring investment and development. There was overwhelming support from historical preservation advocates, building owners and developers in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Proposal would add 2 members to Conservation Commissionand refining legislation on the Senate floor. Because of the accelerated pace
Proposal would add 2 members to Conservation Commission
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
and refining legislation on the Senate floor. Because of the accelerated pace of this year’s session, in comparison to historic norms, some folks, both within and outside the building, have questioned whether or not the Senate is still... Read more
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The Advocate
Rare clash about zoning at New Orleans City Council meeting; Wendell Pierce's property at heart of spatNadine Ramsey wanted Susan Guidry to back off. The former turned on the latter
Rare clash about zoning at New Orleans City Council meeting; Wendell Pierce's property at heart of spat
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Nadine Ramsey wanted Susan Guidry to back off. The former turned on the latter Thursday as the City Council considered allowing demolition of a former St. Claude Avenue auto parts store. The property, owned by actor Wendell Pierce and businessman... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County Public Access for Week of Feb. 8The Huntley Plan Commission meeting has been canceled. Marengo Community High
McHenry County Public Access for Week of Feb. 8
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
The Huntley Plan Commission meeting has been canceled. Marengo Community High School District 154 Board: 7 p.m., Marengo Community High School, 110 Franks Road, Marengo Marengo City Council: 7 p.m., Marengo City Hall, 132 East Prairie St. McHenry... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Second attempt at downtown historic survey to be considered by countyDowntown EL Paso currently has a couple dozen historic buildings registered nat
Second attempt at downtown historic survey to be considered by county
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
Downtown EL Paso currently has a couple dozen historic buildings registered nationally, but people like Max Grossman with the El Paso County Historical Commission want to greatly expand that. Their plan includes sweetening the deal for building... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Vote for your favourite Liverpool Biennial artworkthis summer, with the UK’s largest contemporary arts festival taking over a hos
Vote for your favourite Liverpool Biennial artwork
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
this summer, with the UK’s largest contemporary arts festival taking over a host of venues and outdoor spaces across the city centre. We’ve become used to seeing the weird and wonderful spring up on the city’s streets over the years since the... Read more
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Quartz
These architects are in the process of reshaping New York City’s skyline - Quartz Up New York has long been a laboratory for architecture—a “theater
These architects are in the process of reshaping New York City’s skyline
Quartz / Posted 3 days ago
- Quartz Up New York has long been a laboratory for architecture—a “theater of progress,” as Rem... Read more
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The Advocate
Opponents of removing Confederate monuments in New Orleans lose another round in courtOpponents of City Hall’s plan to remove four Confederacy-related monuments in N
Opponents of removing Confederate monuments in New Orleans lose another round in court
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Opponents of City Hall’s plan to remove four Confederacy-related monuments in New Orleans lost another round in court Friday when a Civil District Court judge shot down a request to keep the statues in place while a trial plays out. The ruling is... Read more
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OregonLive.com
11 new buildings, $1.5 billion in investment planned for downtown Portlandbridges won't be flat for long if local real estate owners realize an ambitious
11 new buildings, $1.5 billion in investment planned for downtown Portland
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
bridges won't be flat for long if local real estate owners realize an ambitious development vision to transform one of the city's oldest neighborhoods. In between local landmarks like Voodoo Doughnut, Skidmore Fountain and the Portland Saturday... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
‘Historic’ is history? Goldstein fights to keep 1845 Ivy Grove home out of historic district - Is anyone surprised Councilman Philip Goldstein told a city board attempting to create the Church-Cherokee Historic District that he does not want the a...‘Historic’ is history? Goldstein fights to keep 1845 Ivy Grove home out of hist
‘Historic’ is history? Goldstein fights to keep 1845 Ivy Grove home out of historic district - Is anyone surprised Councilman Philip Goldstein told a city board attempting to create the Church-Cherokee Historic District that he does not want the a...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
‘Historic’ is history? Goldstein fights to keep 1845 Ivy Grove home out of historic district Is anyone surprised Councilman Philip Goldstein told a city board attempting to create the Church-Cherokee Historic District that he does not want the... Read more
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Park Record
Park City panel contenders broach housing, tourism, trafficAdvertisement Planning Commissioners, though, must live within the Park City li
Park City panel contenders broach housing, tourism, traffic
Park Record / Posted 4 days ago
Advertisement Planning Commissioners, though, must live within the Park City limits.Highlights of the applications for the partial term include: John Schloderer has lived in Park City for five years and once was involved with a wetlands planning and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Road to Malacañang starts herewhat they stand for. The ruling Liberal Party’s standard-bearer Mar Roxas retu
Road to Malacañang starts here
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
what they stand for. The ruling Liberal Party’s standard-bearer Mar Roxas returns to his family’s political roots in Roxas City for the lift-off of his campaign to become only the second member of the Roxas family of Capiz to rise to the... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Morning News and StuffMorning all. Here’s what’s up in the news today. Hamilton County Democratic Pa
Morning News and Stuff
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 4 days ago
Morning all. Here’s what’s up in the news today. Hamilton County Democratic Party’s executive commission last night voted not to censure Ben Lindy, a candidate to replace Denise Driehaus as state representative. But the party also had strong words... Read more
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The Advocate
Council agrees to let actor Wendell Pierce, ex-mayoral candidate Troy Henry demolish St. Claude Avenue propertyracial tensions in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods and pitted preservationist
Council agrees to let actor Wendell Pierce, ex-mayoral candidate Troy Henry demolish St. Claude Avenue property
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
racial tensions in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods and pitted preservationists against developers, a divided New Orleans City Council approved the demolition of a former St. Claude Avenue auto parts store on Thursday. The vote was 4-3. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
State asked to give Willow Glen Trestle historic statusresidents says it recently uncovered a "rich and intriguing background" that wa
State asked to give Willow Glen Trestle historic status
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
residents says it recently uncovered a "rich and intriguing background" that warrants declaring the Willow Glen Trestle a historic landmark. The group, which calls itself Friends of the Willow Glen Trestle, has asked state historians to consider... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, February 5, 2016lettuce that is linked to a salmonella outbreak. 8.22am: A formal agreement be
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, February 5, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 5 days ago
lettuce that is linked to a salmonella outbreak. 8.22am: A formal agreement between five Aboriginal groups and Wollongong City Council for joint management of Sandon Point is complete. Heritage: A smoking ceremony held at the Sandon Point... Read more
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The Advocate
St. Claude Avenue property owned by actor Wendell Pierce, ex-mayoral candidate Troy Henry, will be demolished, despite neighbor protestformer mayoral candidate Troy Henry to expand a Franklin Avenue gas station got
St. Claude Avenue property owned by actor Wendell Pierce, ex-mayoral candidate Troy Henry, will be demolished, despite neighbor protest
The Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
former mayoral candidate Troy Henry to expand a Franklin Avenue gas station got a boost Thursday from a divided New Orleans City Council, which overturned a previous denial of the pair’s demolition request. The vote was 4-3 in favor of the property... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Brunswick won't allow for-profit tour groups in cemeteryBRUNSWICK | A company that runs ghost tours in the historic district will not b
Brunswick won't allow for-profit tour groups in cemetery
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
BRUNSWICK | A company that runs ghost tours in the historic district will not be allowed to expand its business to the city’s three cemeteries. Bernard and April Hahn, owners of Last Ride Ghost Tours, asked the City Commission in December to allow... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Ben & Jerry's releases vegan frozen dessertDevil pet vacuums recalled for shock hazardDirt Devil pet vacuums recalled for
Ben & Jerry's releases vegan frozen dessert
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
Devil pet vacuums recalled for shock hazardDirt Devil pet vacuums recalled for shock hazard The Consumer Product Safety Commission said the vacuums pose a shock hazard because the prongs can break off power cords and stick in electrical... Read more
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Columbia Star
Events | February 5, 2016Test, initial vaccines, and deworming. 776-7387 or 785-8149. Palmetto Conserva
Events | February 5, 2016
Columbia Star / Posted 5 days ago
Test, initial vaccines, and deworming. 776-7387 or 785-8149. Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF) and the City of Columbia Animal Services will host a fun day of giving on the Palmetto Trail to support Animal Services Saturday,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Ben & Jerry's releases vegan frozen dessertDevil pet vacuums recalled for shock hazardDirt Devil pet vacuums recalled for
Ben & Jerry's releases vegan frozen dessert
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 5 days ago
Devil pet vacuums recalled for shock hazardDirt Devil pet vacuums recalled for shock hazard The Consumer Product Safety Commission said the vacuums pose a shock hazard because the prongs can break off power cords and stick in electrical... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Biz Buzzoccupying the space. … Peirano’s at 204 E. Main St. in Ventura closed Jan. 24 a
Biz Buzz
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
occupying the space. … Peirano’s at 204 E. Main St. in Ventura closed Jan. 24 and the search for a new tenant to occupy the historic building has begun. Different restaurateurs have occupied the building since 1998, when Jonathon’s at Peirano’s... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Letters to the editor ThursdayDemolition is forever; save Johnny Harris If Johnny Harris were in the Histori
Letters to the editor Thursday
Savannah Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
Demolition is forever; save Johnny Harris If Johnny Harris were in the Historic District, there would be no question of tearing it down, and there would be no insoluble problems with renovating the building. Hundreds of structures in the Historic... Read more
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Philly.com
A stealth Center City tower that gets it rightmeans it didn't require a variance from the Zoning Board. Because 16th and Waln
A stealth Center City tower that gets it right
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
means it didn't require a variance from the Zoning Board. Because 16th and Walnut sits just outside the Rittenhouse-Fitler Historic District, no Historical Commission review was necessary, either. A staffer at the Planning Commission signed off on... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Geneva establishes $500 fee for historical landmark applicationseparate, unanimous vote, aldermen also approved a $500 minimum application dep
Geneva establishes $500 fee for historical landmark application
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
separate, unanimous vote, aldermen also approved a $500 minimum application deposit for owners and non-owners to apply for Historic Preservation Commission review of applications for landmark status of a single building or nominating an area to... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
To Save the Stockyards’ Living Historyis thrilled, especially considering that Majestic was recently granted 23 of 24
To Save the Stockyards’ Living History
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
is thrilled, especially considering that Majestic was recently granted 23 of 24 requested demolition permits. Shortly after city officials approved them, City Council nominated a portion of the Stockyards as a historic and cultural landmark. The... Read more
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Quay County Sun
City Commission candidates sound offis a Q&A with the candidates who will appear on the March 1 municipal election
City Commission candidates sound off
Quay County Sun / Posted 5 days ago
is a Q&A with the candidates who will appear on the March 1 municipal election ballot for the position of Tucumcari City Commissioner in Districts 1 and 2. (Editor’s note: Ruth Ann Litchfield is running unopposed for the District 3... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Historic Buildings Near University Recommended for Review Before DevelopmentThe plans to make Reno a university town are progressing. But in order to conne
Historic Buildings Near University Recommended for Review Before Development
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
The plans to make Reno a university town are progressing. But in order to connect the university to downtown, the city is addressing some concerns and changes to the master plan before this concept can go any further. The City of Reno Planning... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Latest Castro housing projects cause concernTwo mixed-use developments in the Castro's upper Market Street corridor will be
Latest Castro housing projects cause concern
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Two mixed-use developments in the Castro's upper Market Street corridor will be taken up this month by the city's planning commission amid concerns about their designs and complaints they include too few units of affordable housing. On Thursday... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Complete text of Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis' State of the City addressPosted Feb. 3, 2016 at 3:36 PM Thank you for the opportunity to deliver this y
Complete text of Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis' State of the City address
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 6 days ago
Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 3:36 PM Thank you for the opportunity to deliver this years State of the City address. Thank you to the Chamber for hosting the event and to Dewberry for sponsoring once again.We know that we have a lot of good things going on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago to consider height guidelines for South Michigan Avenue districtdesigned by Helmut Jahn, I warned that the plans raised a vexing question: Woul
Chicago to consider height guidelines for South Michigan Avenue district
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
designed by Helmut Jahn, I warned that the plans raised a vexing question: Would new growth mar the wall-like row of historic Michigan Avenue high-rises that forms a signature element of Chicago’s skyline? On Thursday, the Commission on... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Council asks architect to update fire station plans Monroe City Council entered again into a professional service agreement with
Council asks architect to update fire station plans
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 6 days ago
Monroe City Council entered again into a professional service agreement with Redstone Architects Inc. to define and illustrate a proposed fire facility. Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 11:27 AM Monroe... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Tibbits sign ordinance rejectedCOLDWATER — The Coldwater Planning Commission rejected recommending a change in
Tibbits sign ordinance rejected
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
COLDWATER — The Coldwater Planning Commission rejected recommending a change in ordinances to allow electronic signs in C-2 zoning, as requested by Tibbits Opera House.Tibbits Opera House Director Christine Delaney said the historic theater needed... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Development robs corridor of historyPolicy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion Victorian Village resident Bill Wo
Development robs corridor of history
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Policy Submit Your Letter Also in Opinion Victorian Village resident Bill Wood’s comment “It seems like the city is trying to destroy the neighborhood” should have included property owners and developers who are seeking a... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Republican or Democrat, here's what you need to know about the Colorado caucusesto travel to conventions in all 64 counties where another poll for president ta
Republican or Democrat, here's what you need to know about the Colorado caucuses
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 6 days ago
to travel to conventions in all 64 counties where another poll for president takes place. Then at seven congressional district conventions, parties will take a poll to send delegates for each presidential candidate on to the state and national... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
10 Things to Know for Wednesdaythe only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusation
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 6 days ago
the only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusations that he molested women.More >> The former district attorney who declined to arrest Bill Cosby on sex-crime charges a decade ago testified Tuesday that he essentially... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Nielsen's top programs for Jan. 25-31the only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusation
Nielsen's top programs for Jan. 25-31
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
the only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusations that he molested women.More >> The former district attorney who declined a decade ago to bring sex-crime charges against Bill Cosby testified Tuesday that his decision... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Lady Gaga to sing national anthem at Super Bowlthe only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusation
Lady Gaga to sing national anthem at Super Bowl
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
the only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusations that he molested women.More >> The former district attorney who declined a decade ago to bring sex-crime charges against Bill Cosby testified Tuesday that his decision... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Guilty plea in attempted cyber-attack on US govt. computersthe only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusation
Guilty plea in attempted cyber-attack on US govt. computers
KWWL Iowa / Posted 7 days ago
the only criminal case lodged against the TV star from the dozens of accusations that he molested women.More >> The former district attorney who declined a decade ago to bring sex-crime charges against Bill Cosby testified Tuesday that his decision... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
SXSW slate includes Reynolds documentary, McBride comedymanager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emerg
SXSW slate includes Reynolds documentary, McBride comedy
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
manager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emergency manager for Detroit's troubled school district is leaving the job about 4½ months early.More >> Criticized on two fronts for his role in Flint's lead-tainted... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Guilty plea in attempted cyber-attack on US govt. computersmanager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emerg
Guilty plea in attempted cyber-attack on US govt. computers
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
manager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emergency manager for Detroit's troubled school district is leaving the job about 4½ months early.More >> Criticized on two fronts for his role in Flint's lead-tainted... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Carlos Quentin to try comeback with Twinsmanager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emerg
Carlos Quentin to try comeback with Twins
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
manager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emergency manager for Detroit's troubled school district is leaving the job about 4½ months early.More >> Criticized on two fronts for his role in Flint's lead-tainted... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Frida Kahlo exhibition opens in Russian museummanager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emerg
Frida Kahlo exhibition opens in Russian museum
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
manager for Detroit schools leaving job months early The state-appointed emergency manager for Detroit's troubled school district is leaving the job about 4½ months early.More >> Criticized on two fronts for his role in Flint's lead-tainted... Read more
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