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dna
Lost son to civic apathy, man fills over 350 potholes in eight monthsOn one hand where Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is coming up differe
Lost son to civic apathy, man fills over 350 potholes in eight months
dna / Posted 6 minutes ago
On one hand where Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is coming up different excuses for not filling the potholes developed across the city, a 46-year-old Dadarao Bilhore has been busy filling potholes wherever possible. So far, the man — who... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Barry Spitz’s Running in Marin: Novato’s Neer brings Couples Relay back to Larkspuraid station in the Western States 100 Miler. He also does volunteer work in the
Barry Spitz’s Running in Marin: Novato’s Neer brings Couples Relay back to Larkspur
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 34 minutes ago
aid station in the Western States 100 Miler. He also does volunteer work in the community at large, such as for the Marin Municipal Water District in their plantings and broom pulls, and at the Lark Theater. “I even like to help my neighbors when... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Hot competitioncold water through the armrests. Nearby, fans blew water mist at the chairs. Th
Hot competition
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 49 minutes ago
cold water through the armrests. Nearby, fans blew water mist at the chairs. The temperature in the sports centre — a municipal cooling station — was also set cooler than usual. The weather did not, however, prevent some impressive... Read more
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dna
Despite dry spell, BMC yet to fill '100-plus' potholesThe Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) which claimed that the delay in re
Despite dry spell, BMC yet to fill '100-plus' potholes
dna / Posted an hour ago
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) which claimed that the delay in repair of potholes has increased due to the heavy rains, seems to be struggling to fix them even when there is no rain in the city. The civic body, in its statement to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Karenna Gore explains her role in West Roxbury pipeline protesteasily overcome these inconveniences through lobbying and influence peddling.”
Karenna Gore explains her role in West Roxbury pipeline protest
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
easily overcome these inconveniences through lobbying and influence peddling.” Gore is expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court to fight the charges against her. While several of those arrested pleaded guilty to reduced charges, Gore and... Read more
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Market Watch
How to buy bondsthat are sold via the government’s TreasuryDirect program. Corporate bonds, hi
How to buy bonds
Market Watch / Posted an hour ago
that are sold via the government’s TreasuryDirect program. Corporate bonds, high-yielding and higher-risk junk bonds, and municipal bonds and foreign government debt are best purchased through funds, they say. The Federal Reserve sets short-term... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Group angry ‘Moby Dick’ sculpture plans rejected in Youghalplans rejected in Youghal | Irish Examiner East Cork municipal district offi
Group angry ‘Moby Dick’ sculpture plans rejected in Youghal
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
plans rejected in Youghal | Irish Examiner East Cork municipal district officials plan to invite members of a Youghal community group to discuss the rejection of a proposal to... Read more
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dna
This newly constructed road is already in a poor stateRoad near Maheshwari Udyan junction at King's Circle is in poor state and the c
This newly constructed road is already in a poor state
dna / Posted 2 hours ago
Road near Maheshwari Udyan junction at King's Circle is in poor state and the culprit is none other than Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). After imposing penalty on a telecommunication company for damaging the new road without... Read more
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TribLIVE
French minister rejects charges of changing police report on attack in Niceagitation on France 2 television. Nice, a city of nearly 350,000, is France's
French minister rejects charges of changing police report on attack in Nice
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
agitation on France 2 television. Nice, a city of nearly 350,000, is France's most heavily policed city with nearly 600 municipal police officers and other security agents — more than much larger cities — and an extensive network of surveillance... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
County Clipboard: Corinne Harris named Synchronized Athlete of the Yearor visit psirefs.com for details. Beach volleyball tournament Eighteen volley
County Clipboard: Corinne Harris named Synchronized Athlete of the Year
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
or visit psirefs.com for details. Beach volleyball tournament Eighteen volleyball courts will be set up on the beach near Municipal Wharf 2 for the fourth annual Monterey Beach Open Volleyball tournament, Saturday and Sunday at Monterey Municipal... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Jackson Crushes His Eighth Home Run, but RiverDogs Fall, 3-2, to Big League Stocked SunsSolis in the top of the fourth to put Charleston on top, but the RiverDogs fell
Jackson Crushes His Eighth Home Run, but RiverDogs Fall, 3-2, to Big League Stocked Suns
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 hours ago
Solis in the top of the fourth to put Charleston on top, but the RiverDogs fell, 3-2, to Hagerstown on Sunday afternoon at Municipal Stadium. Jackson’s home run followed three innings of a dominant showing by Washington National Joe Ross who... Read more
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Daily Journal
Vineland police calls for July 24Christian Parker, 26, of the 1900 block of South Spring Road, was arrested July
Vineland police calls for July 24
Daily Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
Christian Parker, 26, of the 1900 block of South Spring Road, was arrested July 16 on a Vineland Municipal Court warrant. He was held in Cumberland County Jail on $1,000 bail. Amanda Carty, 28, of Dogwood Lane in Pittsgrove, was arrested Wednesday... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Palisades Park looks at limits on massage parlors, pawn shops, housingshops would have to be at least 100 feet away from day cares, schools and house
Palisades Park looks at limits on massage parlors, pawn shops, housing
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 hours ago
shops would have to be at least 100 feet away from day cares, schools and houses of worship and would be required to get municipal licenses to operate under an ordinance the Borough Council is considering. The mixed-bag land-use ordinance, which... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Judge cites attorney for wearing a Black Lives Matter buttonYOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A municipal court judge in Ohio has cited an attorney f
Judge cites attorney for wearing a Black Lives Matter button
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — A municipal court judge in Ohio has cited an attorney for contempt of court and given her five days in jail after she refused to remove a Black Lives Matter button she was wearing. The Vindicator newspaper in Youngstown... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Who is Jarrett Maupin? Man behind Phoenix's police protests is a rights leader — and a paid political consultantboth cases, he said he was arguing for the economic interests of tax-paying res
Who is Jarrett Maupin? Man behind Phoenix's police protests is a rights leader — and a paid political consultant
The Arizona Republic / Posted 3 hours ago
both cases, he said he was arguing for the economic interests of tax-paying residents. Maupin also has become involved in municipal issues in Phoenix, aligning himself with the faction of the city council often opposed to the mayor. After a video... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coalquestion: For all the money Boulder has spent in the past five years trying to
Boulder hopes to move Xcel off long-term commitment to coal
Colorado Daily / Posted 3 hours ago
question: For all the money Boulder has spent in the past five years trying to break free from Xcel Energy and form a municipal electric utility, how can the city abandon that bid and still declare victory? It's possible that Boulder stays on... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear July 29 in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
New parks bylaw for Greenviewnumber and type of offences. Not only did a need for order motivate council to
New parks bylaw for Greenview
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
number and type of offences. Not only did a need for order motivate council to create the bylaw but a desire to expand the municipal district's tourism industry. "We decided to expand on tourism and recreation," said Gervais. "We've upgraded some... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marijuana dispensary licenses to the highest bidder?while siphoning money from the dispensaries that could be used to lower prices
Marijuana dispensary licenses to the highest bidder?
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
while siphoning money from the dispensaries that could be used to lower prices for needy patients, advocates said. But municipal leaders contend the negotiations and lucrative contracts are needed to ensure their communities have the money to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Minister rejects claim over Nice policingFrance 2 television. Nice, a city of nearly 350,000 people, is France's most h
Minister rejects claim over Nice policing
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 hours ago
France 2 television. Nice, a city of nearly 350,000 people, is France's most heavily policed city with nearly 600 officers municipal police officers and other security agents - more than much larger cities - and an extensive network of surveillance... Read more
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The Telegraph
Rain submerges tea estatesand roads that connect these tea estates has led to halt in plucking and proces
Rain submerges tea estates
The Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
and roads that connect these tea estates has led to halt in plucking and processing of tealeaves. Ward 46 in the Siliguri municipal area waterlogged on Sunday morning. Picture by Kundan Yolmo In Alipurduar district, tea estates such as Kalchini... Read more
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Daily Maverick
State of municipalities: A smouldering keg under national politicsdeformations and illnesses in local services have moved smoothly from fractured
State of municipalities: A smouldering keg under national politics
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 hours ago
deformations and illnesses in local services have moved smoothly from fractured to shattered. Mangled and irresolvable municipal bills, tyre-shredding potholes, dribbles from faucets, functionless street lights, snarled traffic jams at broken... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attackFrance 2 television. Nice, a city of nearly 350,000 people, is France's most h
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 hours ago
France 2 television. Nice, a city of nearly 350,000 people, is France's most heavily policed city with nearly 600 officers municipal police officers and other security agents - more than much larger cities - and an extensive network of surveillance... Read more
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Reuters
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attackFile photo of a French municipal police officer who watches screens in the vide
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attack
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
File photo of a French municipal police officer who watches screens in the video surveillance control room of the municipal police supervision centre in Nice February 9, 2015. Picture taken February 9, 2015. File photo of French municipal police... Read more
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Daily Maverick
TRAINSPOTTER: EFF’s Floyd Shivambu – the man behind the Man behind the Manthe deputy president is engaged in the slow, methodical, grinding work of const
TRAINSPOTTER: EFF’s Floyd Shivambu – the man behind the Man behind the Man
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 hours ago
the deputy president is engaged in the slow, methodical, grinding work of constituency building. Over the course of this municipal election campaign, which is vital to the growth of the organisation to which he has staked his political career, he... Read more
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York Daily Record
City and county join forces to save moneyeconomy is drifting as it responds incoherently to continued industrial restruc
City and county join forces to save money
York Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
economy is drifting as it responds incoherently to continued industrial restructuring.” The report explains that municipalities and Pennsylvania’s own state bureaucratic fragmentation have caused regional and local government entities to... Read more
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Sun Star
P15-M needed for Alno dumpTHE MUNICIPAL Engineering Office of La Trinidad is eyeing some P15 million for
P15-M needed for Alno dump
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
THE MUNICIPAL Engineering Office of La Trinidad is eyeing some P15 million for the construction of cell four dumping area at the Alno Sanitary Landfill. In a bid to minimize its annual expense in hauling garbage of the town, the Municipal Council is... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 5 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Salon.com
Al Gore’s daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore’s daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
Salon.com / Posted 5 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Salon.com
Mexican mayor shot to death, second in 2 daysmayor of a township that includes Ciudad Altamirano, a known haven for drug tra
Mexican mayor shot to death, second in 2 days
Salon.com / Posted 5 hours ago
mayor of a township that includes Ciudad Altamirano, a known haven for drug traffickers in southern Guerrero state. The municipal website said Soto died Saturday, while his party, the leftist Democratic Revolution Party, said he died in an... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 5 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
White Point woes: Thoroughfare feeling pain of Mid-Bay Bridge trafficget through the traffic?” Looking for solutions Felix Beukenkamp, a member of
White Point woes: Thoroughfare feeling pain of Mid-Bay Bridge traffic
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
get through the traffic?” Looking for solutions Felix Beukenkamp, a member of the board of directors of the Bluewater Bay Municipal Services Benefit Unit, addressed the issue at Thursday’s meeting of the MBBA. “I believe the authority has the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Calcutta News
CPM, Congress Municipal Board Members Joins Trinamool 12 members of a municipal board of CPM and Congress in West Bengal, including
CPM, Congress Municipal Board Members Joins Trinamool
Calcutta News / Posted 6 hours ago
12 members of a municipal board of CPM and Congress in West Bengal, including one each from BJP and RSP, on Saturday joined Trinamool Congress, pushing the Left out of power from the 21-member... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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The Washington Times
Philadelphia homeless advocates seek Democrats’ attentioncenters and other programs. Philadelphia was the first major U.S. city to pass
Philadelphia homeless advocates seek Democrats’ attention
The Washington Times / Posted 6 hours ago
centers and other programs. Philadelphia was the first major U.S. city to pass such a levy, adding to its more than 40 municipal taxes and fees. Critics, including conservative think tanks and defeated Democratic presidential candidate Sen.... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 6 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Evening Standard
Froome celebrates 'beautiful' Tour de France win with beer and a babycar and bicycles Belgian champion Eddy Merckx answers journalists upon the fin
Froome celebrates 'beautiful' Tour de France win with beer and a baby
Evening Standard / Posted 6 hours ago
car and bicycles Belgian champion Eddy Merckx answers journalists upon the final stage of Tour de France at the velodrome municipal in Vincennes, after winning the Tour de France for the fifth time. During his career Merckx won 524 races, captured... Read more
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Boston Herald
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear Friday in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear July 29 in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Twin Cities fire talks on the right trackthe towns are sharing a fire chief, Scott Shurtz. The retirement of two long-t
Twin Cities fire talks on the right track
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
the towns are sharing a fire chief, Scott Shurtz. The retirement of two long-term chiefs opened the door for this trial municipal marriage arrangement. Standalone community fire departments are a costly service, especially in a small county... Read more
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Boston Globe
4 injured in small plane crash at Cape Cod airportFour people sustained minor injuries in a small plane crash at Barnstable Munic
4 injured in small plane crash at Cape Cod airport
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
Four people sustained minor injuries in a small plane crash at Barnstable Municipal Airport Sunday afternoon, according to officials. The crash occurred just before 1:30 p.m., according to the Hyannis Fire Department. The cause of the crash is being... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear July 29 in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protestprotest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others ar
Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 hours ago
protest in Boston. Karenna Gore, activist Tim DeChristopher and four others are expected to appear July 29 in Boston Municipal Court after pleading not guilty to misdemeanor charges of trespassing, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
4 injured when small plane crashes on Cape Codplane crashed on Cape Cod. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/2ao1qA0) th
4 injured when small plane crashes on Cape Cod
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 hours ago
plane crashed on Cape Cod. The Boston Globe reports (http://bit.ly/2ao1qA0) the plane went off the runway at Barnstable Municipal Airport around 1:30 p.m. Sunday. A Hyannis Fire Department spokesperson says four people were taken to the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
New plants boosting hydroelectric productionNews-Register reports that enough new hydroelectricity to power up to 320,000 h
New plants boosting hydroelectric production
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 7 hours ago
News-Register reports that enough new hydroelectricity to power up to 320,000 homes will come online this year. American Municipal Power President and CEO Marc Gerken says the facilities will help insulate AMP from future carbon regulations and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Small plane crashes at Cape Cod airportA small airplane crashed at Barnstable Municipal Airport Sunday afternoon, offi
Small plane crashes at Cape Cod airport
Boston Globe / Posted 7 hours ago
A small airplane crashed at Barnstable Municipal Airport Sunday afternoon, officials said. The plane “went off the runway” at about 1:30 p.m. and four people were transported to the hospital, according to a dispatcher at the Hyannis Fire... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China suspends four officials for dereliction of duty after massive floodsthan 200 dead. They include two Communist Party of China (CPC) officials in Xi
China suspends four officials for dereliction of duty after massive floods
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
than 200 dead. They include two Communist Party of China (CPC) officials in Xingtai city, a chief engineer of Shijiazhuang municipal bureau of transport and a deputy head of Jingxing County, state-run Xinhua news agency reported. The officials... Read more
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SaukValley.com
From our archives: Governor rubs downstate the wrong wayNo wonder guards have empty feeling Last week’s picket by members of the Ameri
From our archives: Governor rubs downstate the wrong way
SaukValley.com / Posted 8 hours ago
No wonder guards have empty feeling Last week’s picket by members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees in Springfield was a twin jab at Gov. Rod Blagojevich. The 45-minute sidewalk demonstration by prison employees... Read more
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