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Orange County Register
Garden Grove man, accused of sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint in Fountain Valley, is arrestedGrove man, linked with DNA to a 2012 sexual assault and robbery, was charged Fr
Garden Grove man, accused of sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint in Fountain Valley, is arrested
Orange County Register / Posted 14 hours ago
Grove man, linked with DNA to a 2012 sexual assault and robbery, was charged Friday with five felony accounts including for suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and kidnapping to commit a sex offense, authorities said. Danny Thein Nguyen,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mom of Slender Man 'stabber' gives first interview since 2014 attack'Her hallucinations were her friends': Mom of Slender Man 'stabber' says her da
Mom of Slender Man 'stabber' gives first interview since 2014 attack
Daily Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
'Her hallucinations were her friends': Mom of Slender Man 'stabber' says her daughter 'hid' her schizophrenia for years in her first interview since the 2014 attack Morgan Geyser, 13, and Anissa Weier, 14, have been charged with attempted... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Baton Rouge company develops courses to help police fight human traffickingAccording to the Baton Rouge Business Report, Learning Services Corporation has
Baton Rouge company develops courses to help police fight human trafficking
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 18 hours ago
According to the Baton Rouge Business Report, Learning Services Corporation has developed a series of courses and software for the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement. The courses are designed to teach law enforcement officials how to connect... Read more
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The Manila Times
Impunity, like crime, is a national emergencyJune 25, 2016 2:07 am IF, as President-elect Rodrigo Duterte contends, there i
Impunity, like crime, is a national emergency
The Manila Times / Posted 19 hours ago
June 25, 2016 2:07 am IF, as President-elect Rodrigo Duterte contends, there is crime and lawlessness in the country that should be stamped out by the government, it is no less true that there is... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte insists on death penalty by hangingby hanging, just days after Pope Francis issued a statement opposing the death
Duterte insists on death penalty by hanging
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
by hanging, just days after Pope Francis issued a statement opposing the death penalty. Duterte said while critics of capital punishment view it as “inhuman,” criminals under the influence of drugs have been reduced to a “bestial... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Combat sex trafficking; protect victims"dotted the i and crossed the t" on legislation to ramp up the fight against se
Combat sex trafficking; protect victims
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
"dotted the i and crossed the t" on legislation to ramp up the fight against sex trafficking and enhance protections for victims. The governor on Wednesday signed the bill unanimously approved by both houses of the Legislature during the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nghaamwa On the State of OhangwenaOhangwena Region has a large population of San residents and efforts are being
Nghaamwa On the State of Ohangwena
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ohangwena Region has a large population of San residents and efforts are being made to integrate these marginalised Namibians into the broader society. Despite these efforts, a large portion of San people in Ohangwena still live a semi-nomadic life.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
As quietly as possible, the government is renewing its assault on your privacyto secure an anti-encryption bill, the FBI and justice department are now engag
As quietly as possible, the government is renewing its assault on your privacy
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
to secure an anti-encryption bill, the FBI and justice department are now engaged in a multi-pronged attack on all sorts of other privacy rights With their dangerous crusade for an anti-encryption bill in Congress all but dead (for now), the FBI... Read more
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Raw Story
How Ronald Reagan’s drug war fueled Americans’ addiction to racist ideasOn June 24, 1982, President Ronald Reagan issued one of the most devastating ex
How Ronald Reagan’s drug war fueled Americans’ addiction to racist ideas
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
On June 24, 1982, President Ronald Reagan issued one of the most devastating executive orders of the 20th century. “We must mobilize all our forces to stop the flow of drugs into this country” and to “brand drugs such as marijuana exactly for what... Read more
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MLive.com
Sex-trafficking survivor: 'They told me it would happen over and over'MUSKEGON, MI — Lynn Sweetland was 27, going through a volatile divorce and lost
Sex-trafficking survivor: 'They told me it would happen over and over'
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI — Lynn Sweetland was 27, going through a volatile divorce and lost custody of her children when she decided to give up on life. She was vulnerable, which made her a target for predators who forced her into prostitution. For three months... Read more
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The Advocate
A Brief History of Homophobia in Floridaman has claimed the motive was revenge on Puerto Ricans, as it was the club's L
A Brief History of Homophobia in Florida
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
man has claimed the motive was revenge on Puerto Ricans, as it was the club's Latin night. Nevertheless, it was a massacre of mostly LGBT people. While it was the most deadly attack ever on LGBT Floridians — and the biggest mass shooting in U.S.... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 232015: Actor Dick Van Patten, best known for his role as the father, Tom Bradfor
June 23
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
2015: Actor Dick Van Patten, best known for his role as the father, Tom Bradford, on the TV series "Eight is Enough," dies of complications from diabetes at the age of 86 in Santa Monica, California. 2013: Richard Matheson, best known as the author... Read more
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KERA North Texas
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton AnnotatedNPR's politics team (with some help from our colleagues on the international de
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotated
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
NPR's politics team (with some help from our colleagues on the international desk) has annotated Trump's speech, below. Portions we commented on are bolded, followed by analysis and fact check in italics. We will update further. The speech... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton AnnotatedDonald Trump laid out a series of campaign promises and leveled a slew of accus
FACT CHECK: Trump's Speech On Clinton Annotated
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump laid out a series of campaign promises and leveled a slew of accusations at rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday. Read more about the speech here. NPR's politics team (with some help from our colleagues on the international desk) has... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump attacks Clinton: CNN's Reality Check Team inspects the claimsHillary Clinton, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the billionaire's statements
Trump attacks Clinton: CNN's Reality Check Team inspects the claims
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
Hillary Clinton, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the billionaire's statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the speech and selected key statements, rating them... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Editorials from around Pennsylvania21 Brits head to the polls Thursday to decide whether they "Brexit" the Europe
Editorials from around Pennsylvania
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
21 Brits head to the polls Thursday to decide whether they "Brexit" the European Union or "Remain" in the dubious amalgam of 28 countries that joined forces in 1993, ostensibly to better their collective lot. We hope the British people save their... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claimsHillary Clinton, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the billionaire's statements
CNN's Reality Check Team vets Trump's claims
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 2 days ago
Hillary Clinton, and CNN's Reality Check Team put the billionaire's statements and assertions to the test. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the speech and selected key statements, rating them... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?Drew) Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton We
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
Drew) Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday. Here are his remarks as prepared for delivery. "Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?"Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
"Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running for President. I have built an amazing business that I love and I get to work side-by-side with my children every day. We come to work... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?"Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
"Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running for President. I have built an amazing business that I love and I get to work side-by-side with my children every day. We come to work... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?Drew) Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton We
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Drew) Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday. Here are his remarks as prepared for delivery. "Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?"Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
"Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running for President. I have built an amazing business that I love and I get to work side-by-side with my children every day. We come to work... Read more
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ajc.com
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday. Here are his remarks as prepared for delivery. "Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running for... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday
What did Donald Trump say about Hillary Clinton in his speech?
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
Donald Trump gave a speech about his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton Wednesday. Here are his remarks as prepared for delivery. "Today I‘d like to share my thoughts about the stakes in this election. People have asked me why I am running for... Read more
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Boston Globe
The quintessential summer reading guideIt’s that time of year again: The summer reading list! Here are nearly 80 possi
The quintessential summer reading guide
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
It’s that time of year again: The summer reading list! Here are nearly 80 possibilities, from epic novels to thoughtful essays, meaty histories to gripping mysteries, enthralling memoirs to inspiring sport sagas. “Anna Karenina,’’ Leo Tolstoy.... Read more
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Boston Globe
FictionIt’s that time of year again: The summer reading list! Here are nearly 80 possi
Fiction
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
It’s that time of year again: The summer reading list! Here are nearly 80 possibilities, from epic novels to thoughtful essays, meaty histories to gripping mysteries, enthralling memoirs to inspiring sport sagas. “Anna Karenina,’’ Leo Tolstoy.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre: Who they wereA protector and confidant. A charismatic singer. They came from all over the co
Victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre: Who they were
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
A protector and confidant. A charismatic singer. They came from all over the country, from Hawaii to New York. Some dreamt of becoming emergency medical technicians; others, photographers and nurses. Their mothers waited for them at home and left... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Attaboys & Oh Boys for June 22To Murrah High graduate Mo Williams for winning an NBA championship on Sunday.
Attaboys & Oh Boys for June 22
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
To Murrah High graduate Mo Williams for winning an NBA championship on Sunday. After spending time playing for several professional teams, Williams' return to the Cleveland Cavaliers last summer ended a year later with a national title. As other ball... Read more
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Irish Examiner
'Children as young as one' victims of online sex abuse in the UK | Irish Examiner Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 10:07 am Children as young as on
'Children as young as one' victims of online sex abuse in the UK
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 10:07 am Children as young as one have fallen prey to paedophiles using the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
NSW Budget winners and loserswho will be cheering, and who’s been left out in the cold. Sydney’s booming we
NSW Budget winners and losers
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
who will be cheering, and who’s been left out in the cold. Sydney’s booming western suburbs will get a big cash injection for critical infrastructure and services. Premier Mike Baird credited the region with fuelling “a large part” of the state’s... Read more
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The Courier Mail
NSW Budget winners and loserswho will be cheering, and who’s been left out in the cold. Sydney’s booming we
NSW Budget winners and losers
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
who will be cheering, and who’s been left out in the cold. Sydney’s booming western suburbs will get a big cash injection for critical infrastructure and services. Premier Mike Baird credited the region with fuelling “a large part” of the state’s... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
While prosecutors file murder charge, transgender woman’s killing in KC not classified as hate crimeKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jackson County prosecutors filed a murder charge on Monday
While prosecutors file murder charge, transgender woman’s killing in KC not classified as hate crime
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 4 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jackson County prosecutors filed a murder charge on Monday against a man accused of killing a transgender woman in August of 2015. Luis Sanchez, 27, faces first degree murder and armed criminal action charges in the homicide that... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
History, scenery and climate – but endless billsWar Memorial Hall, 5pm, Monday, 20th June, 2016Paihia and districts is one of
History, scenery and climate – but endless bills
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
War Memorial Hall, 5pm, Monday, 20th June, 2016Paihia and districts is one of the jewels in New Zealand’s crown. It is at the heart of a most beautiful part of New Zealand. But it is beset with... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedIn this Dec. 4, 1964 file photo, civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King dis
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
In this Dec. 4, 1964 file photo, civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King displays pictures of three civil rights workers, who were slain in Mississippi the summer before, from left Michael Schwerner, James Chaney, and Andrew Goodman, at a news... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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Daily Journal
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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Daily Record
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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York Daily Record
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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USA Today
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closedMississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal an
'Mississippi Burning' civil rights murder case closed
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers near Philadelphia, Miss. "There's nothing else that can be done," he said in a news conference... Read more
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Inquirier.net
CBCP tells lawmen to respect rule of lawCBCP President Archbishop Socrates Villegas. INQUIRER FILE Disturbed by the su
CBCP tells lawmen to respect rule of law
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
CBCP President Archbishop Socrates Villegas. INQUIRER FILE Disturbed by the surge of apparent summary killings since Rodrigo Duterte won the presidential election last month on promises to wipe out crimes, the head of the Catholic Bishops’... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
One injured in rollover crash in Caddo ParishHouse have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes t
One injured in rollover crash in Caddo Parish
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
House have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes they've raised in the special session. Slated for more money in next year's budget are the safety-net hospitals for the poor, the TOPS college tuition program, college... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Big business coming to BossierHouse have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes t
Big business coming to Bossier
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
House have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes they've raised in the special session. Slated for more money in next year's budget are the safety-net hospitals for the poor, the TOPS college tuition program, college... Read more
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Pilipino Star
7 crime gang suspects killed in PampangaCAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga, Philippines – Police gunned down seven suspected members
7 crime gang suspects killed in Pampanga
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga, Philippines – Police gunned down seven suspected members of a gang involved in robbery and kidnap-for-ransom operations during a running gun battle yesterday through three towns here. Chief Supt. Aaron Aquino, Central Luzon... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
AG: 'Mississippi Burning' case closedAttorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state inve
AG: 'Mississippi Burning' case closed
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
Attorney General Jim Hood announced an end to the active federal and state investigation into the 1964 killings of three civil rights workers in Mississippi. "The FBI, my office and other law enforcement agencies have spent decades chasing leads,... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
NEW INFO: 911 transcript: Orlando gunman said he was Islamic soldierHouse have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes t
NEW INFO: 911 transcript: Orlando gunman said he was Islamic soldier
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
House have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes they've raised in the special session. Slated for more money in next year's budget are the safety-net hospitals for the poor, the TOPS college tuition program, college... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Proposal to spend new tax revenue advancing in La. HouseHouse have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes t
Proposal to spend new tax revenue advancing in La. House
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
House have started advancing a budget bill to spend the $214 million in taxes they've raised in the special session. Slated for more money in next year's budget are the safety-net hospitals for the poor, the TOPS college tuition program, college... Read more
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