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Zero Hedge
Italy's Renzi Goes Toe-to-Toe with the EU over Italy's Troubled BanksOnly 17 percent of Italy’s money supply (M3) is accounted for by State money pr
Italy's Renzi Goes Toe-to-Toe with the EU over Italy's Troubled Banks
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 minutes ago
Only 17 percent of Italy’s money supply (M3) is accounted for by State money produced by the European Central Bank (ECB). The remaining 87 percent is Bank money produced by commercial banks through deposit creation. So, Italy’s banks are an important... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Blackgrass Revivaltime to get your chops down.” Photo by Vishal Malhotra. Phantom Sensation song
Blackgrass Revival
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 30 minutes ago
time to get your chops down.” Photo by Vishal Malhotra. Phantom Sensation songwriter Brandon Burnett said that if the idea of a Southern Gothic folk band has you cringing for fear of shouted “Hey” choruses, you can rest easy. For one thing, his... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Which generation is most susceptible to scammers? It's not the one you thinkto fall victim to scams. That's according to a Better Business Bureau report o
Which generation is most susceptible to scammers? It's not the one you think
Dallas Morning News / Posted 31 minutes ago
to fall victim to scams. That's according to a Better Business Bureau report on who falls for scams. Some 34 percent of adults ages 18-24 lost money to common scams such as phishing emails and requests from Nigerian princes to send money... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How did your D-FW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?Most hospitals in Texas get an average rating in a system created by the federa
How did your D-FW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 31 minutes ago
Most hospitals in Texas get an average rating in a system created by the federal government to help patients compare the quality of care delivered by health providers in their area. A total of 276 hospitals in the state, including 56 in the North... Read more
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The Mercury News
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016NEW ORLEANS -- Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016
The Mercury News / Posted 49 minutes ago
NEW ORLEANS -- Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in the first half of 2016 compared to last year, including an alarming increase in ambush-style assaults like the ones that killed eight officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge,... Read more
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Business Wire
Molina Healthcare Reports Second Quarter 2016 ResultsMolina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) today reported its financial results for th
Molina Healthcare Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted an hour ago
Molina Healthcare, Inc. (NYSE: MOH) today reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2016. “The results we have reported today reflect meaningful progress from the first quarter of 2016,” said J. Mario Molina, M.D., chief executive... Read more
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Miami New Times
The Big Cypress DealStanding in a dark suit during an Oval Office ceremony on May 29 with his broth
The Big Cypress Deal
Miami New Times / Posted an hour ago
Standing in a dark suit during an Oval Office ceremony on May 29 with his brother Jeb at his side, President George Bush announced that the federal government would rescue Big Cypress National Preserve from ruin by buying private mineral rights for... Read more
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Newsmax
Planned Parenthood Video Case Charges Tossedcharges against the two main investigators were tossed on Tuesday just before a
Planned Parenthood Video Case Charges Tossed
Newsmax / Posted an hour ago
charges against the two main investigators were tossed on Tuesday just before a court hearing looking into the legitimacy of the indictment, reported the Houston Chronicle. David Robert Daleiden, 27, and Sandra Merritt, 62, said they were happy... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shiftwas Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shift
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted an hour ago
was Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame was being able to negotiate with the likes of Newt Gingrich and Bob Dole. First lady Hillary Clinton, after a star-crossed turn as health care czar, spoke to delegates... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
FEMA expands access to mobile housing units to Clay, Nicholas counties in WVhousing units to Clay, Nicholas counties in WV Officials with the Federal Emer
FEMA expands access to mobile housing units to Clay, Nicholas counties in WV
The Charleston State Journal / Posted an hour ago
housing units to Clay, Nicholas counties in WV Officials with the Federal Emergency Management Agency have granted a request from West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin to... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Lawsuit Filed to Stop Oil, Gas Exploration in Florida's Big Cypress National PreserveFORT MYERS, Fla. - A lawsuit filed today by a coalition of local and national e
Lawsuit Filed to Stop Oil, Gas Exploration in Florida's Big Cypress National Preserve
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 hours ago
FORT MYERS, Fla. - A lawsuit filed today by a coalition of local and national environmental groups would prevent extensive seismic exploration for oil and gas in the Big Cypress National Preserve, which is home to endangered species like the iconic... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Lawrence: Senate sets sad milestone with Garland nominationJudge Merrick Garland has set a record he never sought and one of which no one,
Lawrence: Senate sets sad milestone with Garland nomination
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Judge Merrick Garland has set a record he never sought and one of which no one, certainly not the U.S. Senate, should be proud. July 19 marked 125 days since President Barack Obama nominated Garland to the Supreme Court to replace the late Justice... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Park Bench PlaysKelsey Milbourn and Justin Lemieux (right) are separated by bureaucracy in the
Park Bench Plays
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 2 hours ago
Kelsey Milbourn and Justin Lemieux (right) are separated by bureaucracy in the form of Matthew Minor in Amphibian Stage Productions’ Crossing the Line. This is not a play about Donald Trump’s wall, Brexit, or any government office involving a row of... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How did your DFW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?Most hospitals in Texas get an average rating in a system created by the federa
How did your DFW hospital fare in the latest federal safety ratings?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 hours ago
Most hospitals in Texas get an average rating in a system created by the federal government to help patients compare the quality of care delivered by health providers in their area. A total of 276 hospitals in the state, including 56 in the North... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shiftwas Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shift
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 hours ago
was Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame was being able to negotiate with the likes of Newt Gingrich and Bob Dole. First lady Hillary Clinton, after a star-crossed turn as health care czar, spoke to delegates... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trump, Putin and the hacking of an American election30,000 e-mail messages deleted by his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton from the
Trump, Putin and the hacking of an American election
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
30,000 e-mail messages deleted by his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton from the personal server she used as secretary of state. It was a startling spectacle: a presidential candidate urging a foreign government to take a hand in America’s game... Read more
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KXXV Waco
After reports of 'muddy-colored' water, commissioners approve bottle serviceSome East Texas government employees want their water needs to come from somewh
After reports of 'muddy-colored' water, commissioners approve bottle service
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 hours ago
Some East Texas government employees want their water needs to come from somewhere else. The reported water issues are at the Cotton Belt building on Front Street in Tyler. On Tuesday, Smith County commissioners approved giving tax assessor's... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
After reports of 'muddy-colored' water, commissioners approve bottle serviceSome East Texas government employees want their water needs to come from somewh
After reports of 'muddy-colored' water, commissioners approve bottle service
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 hours ago
Some East Texas government employees want their water needs to come from somewhere else. The reported water issues are at the Cotton Belt building on Front Street in Tyler. On Tuesday, Smith County commissioners approved giving tax assessor's... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percen
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in the first half of 2016 compared to last year, including an alarming increase in ambush-style assaults like the ones that killed eight officers in Dallas and Baton... Read more
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USA Today
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shiftwas Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shift
USA Today / Posted 3 hours ago
was Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame was being able to negotiate with the likes of Newt Gingrich and Bob Dole. First lady Hillary Clinton, after a star-crossed turn as health care czar, spoke to delegates... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
After reports of 'muddy-colored' water, commissioners approve bottle serviceSome East Texas government employees want their water needs to come from somewh
After reports of 'muddy-colored' water, commissioners approve bottle service
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 hours ago
Some East Texas government employees want their water needs to come from somewhere else. The reported water issues are at the Cotton Belt building on Front Street in Tyler. On Tuesday, Smith County commissioners approved giving tax assessor's... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shiftwas Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame
Hillary Clinton's brand survives a generational shift
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
was Bill Clinton's final campaign as a "new Democrat," one whose claim to fame was being able to negotiate with the likes of Newt Gingrich and Bob Dole. First lady Hillary Clinton, after a star-crossed turn as health care czar, spoke to delegates... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
With call for Russia to spy on Clinton, Trump helps Obama, Dems paint him as unfitPHILADELPHIA — Democrats planned to hit Donald Trump hard tonight, using Day 3
With call for Russia to spy on Clinton, Trump helps Obama, Dems paint him as unfit
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 hours ago
PHILADELPHIA — Democrats planned to hit Donald Trump hard tonight, using Day 3 of their presidential convention to paint him as dangerously unfit to oversee foreign policy and command the U.S. military. "This has to be the first time that a major... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Valero plant activity scares Texas residentsSyrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 48 people were killed in the
Valero plant activity scares Texas residents
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 3 hours ago
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 48 people were killed in the bombing. Some residents were evacuated, but Valero said they did not... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
July 27Jack Tatum, a football safety who played 10 seasons from 1971 through 1980 for
July 27
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 hours ago
Jack Tatum, a football safety who played 10 seasons from 1971 through 1980 for the Oakland Raiders and Houston Oilers, dies of a heart attack at age 61 in Oakland, California. Considered one of the hardest hitters ever to play the game, he won a... Read more
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Breitbart
Drug Cartel’s Body Armor and Drugs Seized Near Texas Border— Authorities in this border city have seized body armor, drugs, tactical cloth
Drug Cartel’s Body Armor and Drugs Seized Near Texas Border
Breitbart / Posted 3 hours ago
— Authorities in this border city have seized body armor, drugs, tactical clothing and an SUV left behind by members of the Los Zetas cartel. The seizure took place earlier this month when members of the state police unit Fuerza Coahuila... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Officer says she wasn't aware Confederate flag offends some(AP) A Georgia police officer fired for flying the Confederate battle flag at h
Officer says she wasn't aware Confederate flag offends some
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 hours ago
(AP) A Georgia police officer fired for flying the Confederate battle flag at her suburban Atlanta home says she had no idea the emblem was controversial, and is appealing her termination. Former Roswell police Sgt. Silvia Cotriss has been flying... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 yearsWASHINGTON — John W. Hinckley, Jr., will be released from a government psychiat
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 hours ago
WASHINGTON — John W. Hinckley, Jr., will be released from a government psychiatric hospital more than 35 years after he attempted to assassinate president Ronald Reagan and shot three others outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981, a federal... Read more
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The Christian Post
America Needs Revival, Revolution, Rebirth, in That Order, Authors Say (Part 1)Camp meeting during the Second Great Awakening. Bridport, Hugh, 1794-ca. 1868,
America Needs Revival, Revolution, Rebirth, in That Order, Authors Say (Part 1)
The Christian Post / Posted 4 hours ago
Camp meeting during the Second Great Awakening. Bridport, Hugh, 1794-ca. 1868, lithographer God is at the core of America's founding political documents, says Pastor Wallace Henley and former politician Tom DeLay in their new book, Revival!... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
July 27Jack Tatum, a football safety who played 10 seasons from 1971 through 1980 for
July 27
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 hours ago
Jack Tatum, a football safety who played 10 seasons from 1971 through 1980 for the Oakland Raiders and Houston Oilers, dies of a heart attack at age 61 in Oakland, California. Considered one of the hardest hitters ever to play the game, he won a... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 27Jack Tatum, a football safety who played 10 seasons from 1971 through 1980 for
July 27
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 hours ago
Jack Tatum, a football safety who played 10 seasons from 1971 through 1980 for the Oakland Raiders and Houston Oilers, dies of a heart attack at age 61 in Oakland, California. Considered one of the hardest hitters ever to play the game, he won a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Roane County, WV disaster center closing this weekunitWest Virginia projecting savings with disability fraud unit West Virginia
Roane County, WV disaster center closing this week
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
unitWest Virginia projecting savings with disability fraud unit West Virginia is projecting state and federal savings of $1.2 million over the next few years from the first six months operation of a new disability fraud unit. West Virginia is... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Oil drops after U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly riseOil fell in New York after a government report showed U.S. crude inventories un
Oil drops after U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly rise
Silicon Valley / Posted 5 hours ago
Oil fell in New York after a government report showed U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose, halting the longest streak of declines on record. Crude stockpiles climbed by 1.67 million barrels, the Energy Information Administration report showed.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
State waits a month to test disabled Texans for lead exposure, skewing resultsAUSTIN — After discovering that the drinking water for hundreds of disabled Tex
State waits a month to test disabled Texans for lead exposure, skewing results
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 hours ago
AUSTIN — After discovering that the drinking water for hundreds of disabled Texans living in state-funded homes contained toxic amounts of lead, state officials waited a month to test the residents for lead poisoning, which may have skewed... Read more
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Daily Herald
Reagan shooter John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 yearsWASHINGTON -- John W. Hinckley, Jr., will be released from a government psychia
Reagan shooter John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years
Daily Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
WASHINGTON -- John W. Hinckley, Jr., will be released from a government psychiatric hospital more than 35 years after he attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan and shot three others outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981, a federal... Read more
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The Mercury News
Oil drops after U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly riseOil fell in New York after a government report showed U.S. crude inventories un
Oil drops after U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly rise
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
Oil fell in New York after a government report showed U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly rose, halting the longest streak of declines on record. Crude stockpiles climbed by 1.67 million barrels, the Energy Information Administration report showed.... Read more
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The Washington Times
Concealed carry firearm permits hit new all-time highMore than 14.5 million Americans are now licensed to carry a concealed handgun
Concealed carry firearm permits hit new all-time high
The Washington Times / Posted 5 hours ago
More than 14.5 million Americans are now licensed to carry a concealed handgun — a jump of 1.73 million in just a year, according to new research that says women and black Americans are among the most eager to sign up. More than 6 percent of the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 yearsWASHINGTON – John W. Hinckley Jr. will be released from a government psychiatri
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years
Orange County Register / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON – John W. Hinckley Jr. will be released from a government psychiatric hospital more than 35 years after he attempted to assassinate president Ronald Reagan and shot three others outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981, a federal... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 yearsJohn W. Hinckley, Jr., will be released from a government psychiatric hospital
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 hours ago
John W. Hinckley, Jr., will be released from a government psychiatric hospital more than 35 years after he attempted to assassinate president Ronald Reagan and shot three others outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981, a federal judge ruled... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
worker at Texas public housing units guilty of theftBEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A former assistant manager at some public housing units
worker at Texas public housing units guilty of theft
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 hours ago
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A former assistant manager at some public housing units in Southeast Texas has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $400,000 in payments made by tenants. Nhung Tuyet Nguyen, also known as Sandy Nguyen, pleaded guilty Tuesday in... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 yearsWASHINGTON - John W. Hinckley Jr. will be released from a government psychiatri
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 hours ago
WASHINGTON - John W. Hinckley Jr. will be released from a government psychiatric hospital more than 35 years after he attempted to assassinate president Ronald Reagan and shot three others outside the Washington Hilton on March 30, 1981, a federal... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 yearsJul. 27, 2016 at 10:06 AM Posted Jul. 27, 2016 at 10:06 AM WASHINGTON - John
Would-be Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed after 35 years
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
Jul. 27, 2016 at 10:06 AM Posted Jul. 27, 2016 at 10:06 AM WASHINGTON - John W. Hinckley Jr. will be released from a government psychiatric hospital more than 35 years after he attempted to assassinate president Ronald Reagan and shot three... Read more
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KXXV Waco
worker at Texas public housing units guilty of theftBEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A former assistant manager at some public housing units
worker at Texas public housing units guilty of theft
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 hours ago
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A former assistant manager at some public housing units in Southeast Texas has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $400,000 in payments made by tenants. Nhung Tuyet Nguyen, also known as Sandy Nguyen, pleaded guilty Tuesday in... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Man who shot President Reagan to be releasedHinckley, Jr. to live full-time in Williamsburg, Virginia, but still under cert
Man who shot President Reagan to be released
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 hours ago
Hinckley, Jr. to live full-time in Williamsburg, Virginia, but still under certain restrictions. Here’s a look at the life of John Hinckley Jr., who attempted to kill President Ronald Reagan in 1981, but was found not guilty by reason of... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Would-be Pres. Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freedHinckley, Jr. to live full-time in Williamsburg, Virginia, but still under cert
Would-be Pres. Reagan assassin John Hinckley Jr. to be freed
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 6 hours ago
Hinckley, Jr. to live full-time in Williamsburg, Virginia, but still under certain restrictions. Here’s a look at the life of John Hinckley Jr., who attempted to kill President Ronald Reagan in 1981, but was found not guilty by reason of... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Rotary Happenings: Club returns to Friday morning speakers seriesJuly our regular Rotary meetings have been concentrating basically on Sanibel-C
Rotary Happenings: Club returns to Friday morning speakers series
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 6 hours ago
July our regular Rotary meetings have been concentrating basically on Sanibel-Captiva Rotary business and going over some of the details with this year's budgeting figures and fundraising ideas. Now the club is back to our Friday morning speaker... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia projecting savings with disability fraud unitunit West Virginia is projecting state and federal savings of $1.2 million ove
West Virginia projecting savings with disability fraud unit
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
unit West Virginia is projecting state and federal savings of $1.2 million over the next few years from the first six months operation of a new disability fraud unit. West Virginia is... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016Report: By REBECCA SANTANA Associated Press Published: July 27, 2016 10:00 AM
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 7 hours ago
Report: By REBECCA SANTANA Associated Press Published: July 27, 2016 10:00 AM NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in the first half of 2016 compared to... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
worker at Texas public housing units guilty of theftBEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A former assistant manager at some public housing units
worker at Texas public housing units guilty of theft
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 7 hours ago
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) - A former assistant manager at some public housing units in Southeast Texas has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $400,000 in payments made by tenants. Nhung Tuyet Nguyen, also known as Sandy Nguyen, pleaded guilty Tuesday in... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016NEW ORLEANS — Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in
Shooting deaths of law enforcement spike in 2016
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 hours ago
NEW ORLEANS — Shooting deaths of law enforcement officers spiked 78 percent in the first half of 2016 compared to last year, including an alarming increase in ambush-style assaults like the ones that killed eight officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge,... Read more
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