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AllAfrica.com
Kiir Rushes to Kampala for Talks With MuseveniMuseveni amid mounting political tension back home. President Kiir held two ba
Kiir Rushes to Kampala for Talks With Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Museveni amid mounting political tension back home. President Kiir held two back-to- back closed-door meetings at State House Entebbe with his counterpart and select government ministers, according to senior Presidential press secretary,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Focus Shifts to Ticad As Global Trade Forum Closesof Japan, Shinzo Abe, will attend. He will open the conference with President U
Focus Shifts to Ticad As Global Trade Forum Closes
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
of Japan, Shinzo Abe, will attend. He will open the conference with President Uhuru Kenyatta," said Manoah Esipisu, the State House spokesperson on Sunday. "The Summit will have three main themes: promoting structural economic transformation... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Magufuli Elected As the New Ruling Party Chairmanministries and other institutions, will be located at Ihumwa near the Chamwino
Magufuli Elected As the New Ruling Party Chairman
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
ministries and other institutions, will be located at Ihumwa near the Chamwino State Lodge; earmarked to serve as the State House. Other earmarked sites include land for the construction of residential, commercial buildings and other... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Controversial TenureDNC in 2011. Fellow Democrats expected the congresswoman — who came up through
Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Controversial Tenure
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 hours ago
DNC in 2011. Fellow Democrats expected the congresswoman — who came up through local Florida politics with stints in the state House and Senate — to be a sharp communicator and defender of the national party, with a high-profile presence on... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Three-time Arkansas lawmaker passes away after cancer battlestudents, dedicating more than 30 years of service to students. After retiring
Three-time Arkansas lawmaker passes away after cancer battle
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 8 hours ago
students, dedicating more than 30 years of service to students. After retiring, she spent six years as a member of the state House of Representatives, where she served as vice chair of the House Education Committee. Democratic House Leader... Read more
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Boston Globe
Turkish Americans in Boston condemn attempted coupthe attempted July 15 coup by a faction of the Turkish military. More than 200
Turkish Americans in Boston condemn attempted coup
Boston Globe / Posted 9 hours ago
the attempted July 15 coup by a faction of the Turkish military. More than 200 people marched around the park and near the State House, in a show of jubilant solidarity with citizens still protesting on the streets of Turkey, said Ömür Budak, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Did Opposition Leader Tsvangirai Appoint Two VPs?in what senior party officials argued demonstrated that the former trade unioni
How Did Opposition Leader Tsvangirai Appoint Two VPs?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
in what senior party officials argued demonstrated that the former trade unionist "cannot be trusted with keys to State House". "He has shown that he is not fit to run this country. At least President Robert Mugabe is better because he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Athletes To Get Flight Tickets to Rio Olympicswith many athletes complaining of being abandoned and unable to get adequate tr
Athletes To Get Flight Tickets to Rio Olympics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
with many athletes complaining of being abandoned and unable to get adequate training ahead of the event. On June 16, Mr. Buhari ordered immediate release of funds for the team after a meeting win the country's Olympic committee in the State H... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Over 20 African Leaders Expected to Attend Ticad Conference in Nairobialongside Japan Prime Minister Shinzō Abe. United Nations Secretary General Ba
Over 20 African Leaders Expected to Attend Ticad Conference in Nairobi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
alongside Japan Prime Minister Shinzō Abe. United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon will also attend the conference. State House Spokesperson Manoah Isipisu says Kenya for major gains during the upcoming conference. "It is clear to us that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gov. Baker took the Ice Bucket Challenge in a ‘Free Brady’ t-shirtDeflategate scandal. Baker wore a “Free Brady’’ t-shirt while taking the ALS I
Gov. Baker took the Ice Bucket Challenge in a ‘Free Brady’ t-shirt
Boston Globe / Posted 14 hours ago
Deflategate scandal. Baker wore a “Free Brady’’ t-shirt while taking the ALS Ice Bucket challenge at the Massachusetts State House Monday. Baker was joined at the State House by Pete Frates, the former Boston College baseball player who was... Read more
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Boston Globe
Charlie Baker throws out first pitch at Red Sox game, reveals 'Free Brady' shirtAugust, Baker donned a red Free Brady shirt while taking the ALS Ice Bucket Cha
Charlie Baker throws out first pitch at Red Sox game, reveals 'Free Brady' shirt
Boston Globe / Posted 14 hours ago
August, Baker donned a red Free Brady shirt while taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the Massachusetts State House. However, the governor’s shirt, which he said was sent to him, set off a small controversy in certain corners of... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
The Role of First Gentlemanwith it to make an impact on our state. And they were very encouraging in that
The Role of First Gentleman
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 15 hours ago
with it to make an impact on our state. And they were very encouraging in that way." These days, while his wife is at the State House, Moffit is focusing on his causes: food and hunger issues. That is, when he's not working for a management... Read more
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The Maui News
Ing has forged strong alliancesissues that were complex and sometimes controversial. He has always stood for w
Ing has forged strong alliances
The Maui News / Posted 16 hours ago
issues that were complex and sometimes controversial. He has always stood for what was right for the people. Re-elect Kaniela Ing our South Maui state House representative on Aug. 13. He represents our values and is the right choice! Judith Micha... Read more
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Roll Call
David Duke Running for Senate, Ties Himself to Trumpprimaries. He said "voting against Donald Trump at this point is really treason
David Duke Running for Senate, Ties Himself to Trump
Roll Call / Posted 17 hours ago
primaries. He said "voting against Donald Trump at this point is really treason to your heritage," Buzzfeed reported in February. He previously ran for Louisiana governor in 1991 and lost in a runoff. He served in the state House from 1989 to... Read more
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CBS News
"Sunday Morning" feature: ​The role of first gentlemanwith it to make an impact on our state. And they were very encouraging in that
"Sunday Morning" feature: ​The role of first gentleman
CBS News / Posted 18 hours ago
with it to make an impact on our state. And they were very encouraging in that way." These days, while his wife is at the State House, Moffit is focusing on his causes: food and hunger issues. That is, when he's not working for a management... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama parents say newly legal cannabis oil helping childrenLaw was named after Carly Chandler, whose parents joined other families in a pe
Alabama parents say newly legal cannabis oil helping children
Al.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Law was named after Carly Chandler, whose parents joined other families in a persistent lobbying effort at the Alabama State House, an effort that was repeated with Leni's Law. Fifty percent of the 51 subjects saw sustained improvement in... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
How Tsvangirai imposed Chamisa, Mudzuri as VPsin what senior party officials argued demonstrated that the former trade unioni
How Tsvangirai imposed Chamisa, Mudzuri as VPs
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 20 hours ago
in what senior party officials argued demonstrated that the former trade unionist “cannot be trusted with keys to State House”. “He has shown that he is not fit to run this country. At least President Robert Mugabe is better because he... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gun owners rally to blast ‘copycat’ banHundreds of Bay State gun owners rallied outside the State House yesterday to p
Gun owners rally to blast ‘copycat’ ban
Boston Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
Hundreds of Bay State gun owners rallied outside the State House yesterday to protest Attorney General Maura Healey’s push to ban so-called “copycat” assault rifles — a move that many demonstrators said has turned them into felons overnight. “I... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
In crunch time, Mass. senate testing system that will expedite votingBOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – The Massachusetts Senate on Saturday
In crunch time, Mass. senate testing system that will expedite voting
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 hours ago
BOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – The Massachusetts Senate on Saturday is expected to adopt an order allowing it to immediately begin testing a trial version of an electronic voting system, a shift away from having a clerk call each member’s... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
House eyes $100 Mil in veto overrides before dems bolt for PhillyBOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – Over the objections of Gov. Charlie
House eyes $100 Mil in veto overrides before dems bolt for Philly
WWLP Springfield / Posted 22 hours ago
BOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – Over the objections of Gov. Charlie Baker, who says veto overrides will push the state budget out of balance, the Massachusetts House plans to take up a “fairly good portion” of the governor’s spending... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Senate delay, DeLeo doubts leave paid family leave bill on iceBOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – A bill establishing paid family and
Senate delay, DeLeo doubts leave paid family leave bill on ice
WWLP Springfield / Posted 22 hours ago
BOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – A bill establishing paid family and medical leave hit a potentially costly speed bump Saturday, but the issue remains alive and will reemerge before the Senate next weekend. Eligible employees would be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Final votes send pay equity bill to Gov. BakerBOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – When Gov. Charlie Baker returns to t
Final votes send pay equity bill to Gov. Baker
WWLP Springfield / Posted 23 hours ago
BOSTON, Mass. (STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE) – When Gov. Charlie Baker returns to the State House on Monday, he will have on his desk legislation to ensure that men and women are paid the same for comparable work, one of six major bills he wanted... Read more
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Scotsman
Scots diplomat recalls bagpipes and bloodshed with Idi AminDaddy”. “Bring that British spy out here,” Amin told Renard. “I want to have a
Scots diplomat recalls bagpipes and bloodshed with Idi Amin
Scotsman / Posted 23 hours ago
Daddy”. “Bring that British spy out here,” Amin told Renard. “I want to have a look at him.” The two men made their way to State House, a grand colonial building in Entebbe Amin had taken as an official residence. On their arrival, Wyper realised... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Minter: Experience would guide her servicemillion in private investment. �That�s my vision for the future of Vermont,� s
Minter: Experience would guide her service
Rutland Herald / Posted yesterday
million in private investment. �That�s my vision for the future of Vermont,� she said. In 2005, Minter was elected to the State House as a representative for the town of Waterbury, a post she held for six years, during some the most trying times... Read more
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Gulf News
‘The Bachelor’ star is not running for officeBen Higgins planned to run as a Republican for a Denver state House district th
‘The Bachelor’ star is not running for office
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
Ben Higgins planned to run as a Republican for a Denver state House district that is overwhelmingly Democratic File--In this Tuesday, March 15, 2016, file photograph, Ben Higgins and Lauren Bushnell pose for a photo in New York. Higgins proposed... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiaratified the Constitution. CRACK IN THE BELL What's known now as the Liberty
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
ratified the Constitution. CRACK IN THE BELL What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Pols & Politics: Gov: ‘He is a kind, decent product of the Midwest’sighting Speaking of Patrick, he’ll be a featured speaker for a MassDems deleg
Pols & Politics: Gov: ‘He is a kind, decent product of the Midwest’
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
sighting Speaking of Patrick, he’ll be a featured speaker for a MassDems delegation breakfast on Thursday during the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. State House reporter Matt Stout can be reached at matthew.stout@bostonheral... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiaratified the Constitution. CRACK IN THE BELL What's known now as the Liberty
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
ratified the Constitution. CRACK IN THE BELL What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there.... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free Press endorsements in legislative primariesU.S. Rep John Conyers. Ian Conyers is smart and motivated, with much to offer.
Free Press endorsements in legislative primaries
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
U.S. Rep John Conyers. Ian Conyers is smart and motivated, with much to offer. But Durhal, who previously served in the state House of Representatives, has significant experience, and practical suggestions for improving the fiscal stability of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Free Press Editorial Board endorsements for U.S. House primary racesthese two on positions is slim, but Casperson’s votes to expand Medicaid under
Free Press Editorial Board endorsements for U.S. House primary races
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
these two on positions is slim, but Casperson’s votes to expand Medicaid under national health reform and against the state House-led gutting of Detroit school reforms suggest he’s just a tad more open-minded about policy and cooperation than... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Endorsements: State and U.S. House picks for Aug. 2Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, faces a serious Democratic challenger in Detroit
Endorsements: State and U.S. House picks for Aug. 2
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, faces a serious Democratic challenger in Detroit City Clerk Janice Winfrey. In the state House of Representatives, just nine of the tri-county area’s 45 seats are at risk of changing hands in November. In... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Meet the Democrats Running for State House in District 9check, and so, I think that's the most important thing. Just keep in mind the c
Meet the Democrats Running for State House in District 9
Tucson Weekly / Posted yesterday
check, and so, I think that's the most important thing. Just keep in mind the context a little bit: I serve in the state House of Representatives where members frequently bring weapons onto the floor during debates of bills, so keep in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gun rights activists rally against attorney general’s curb on copycat assault riflesHundreds of gun rights activists lined Beacon Street in front of the State Hous
Gun rights activists rally against attorney general’s curb on copycat assault rifles
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of gun rights activists lined Beacon Street in front of the State House Saturday morning to denounce Attorney General Maura Healey’s recent restriction on copycat assault rifles. They were joined by about two dozen state legislators,... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Democrats Farley-Bouvier, Mark heading to DNC in Phillyand implement a "law and order" platform. She said she listened to the RNC's o
Berkshire Democrats Farley-Bouvier, Mark heading to DNC in Philly
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
and implement a "law and order" platform. She said she listened to the RNC's opening speeches during a ride back from the State House in Boston to the Berkshires. "What came across to me was hate and fear. Starting a convention off with [that]... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Knoxville Democrats expect fewer fireworks at Philadelphia conventioninvolved in another local race, too. She is backing Gloria Johnson, a Democrat,
Knoxville Democrats expect fewer fireworks at Philadelphia convention
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
involved in another local race, too. She is backing Gloria Johnson, a Democrat, in her effort to win back the 13th District state House seat from Republican Eddie Smith. But Kruel isn't sold on joining the Democratic Party wholesale. She said she... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Emmanuel Hails Smooth Relationship Among Arms of Govtculture in the country. He made the remark at Government House, Uyo ,during a
Emmanuel Hails Smooth Relationship Among Arms of Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
culture in the country. He made the remark at Government House, Uyo ,during a breakfast meeting with members of the Gombe State House of Assembly who were in the state on a five-day retreat. He expressed delight at the emergence of a new trend of... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Hillary Clinton chooses Tim Kaine as her running mateplaudits for his handling of a gun massacre in 2007 on the campus of Virginia T
Hillary Clinton chooses Tim Kaine as her running mate
Namibia Economist / Posted yesterday
plaudits for his handling of a gun massacre in 2007 on the campus of Virginia Tech, a college, though Republicans in the state house blocked his attempts to ensure background checks on buyers at gun shows. He has an “F” rating from the NRA. As a... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Gun rights activists rally at Massachusetts StatehouseColt AR-15 and the Kalashnikov AK-47. Healey said the rule won’t be enforced a
Gun rights activists rally at Massachusetts Statehouse
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
Colt AR-15 and the Kalashnikov AK-47. Healey said the rule won’t be enforced against gun owners who bought weapons prior to the notice being sent out. 22News State House Reporter Tiffany Chan will have a live report on the rally at 22News a... Read more
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Salon.com
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiaratified the Constitution. CRACK IN THE BELL What’s known now as the Liberty
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
ratified the Constitution. CRACK IN THE BELL What’s known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Make Way World! Team Kenya Off to Rio for Olympics20 female track and field athletes together with 14 officials, received the nat
Make Way World! Team Kenya Off to Rio for Olympics
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
20 female track and field athletes together with 14 officials, received the national flag from President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi. Also present at the ceremony were members of the Kenyan Paralympic team who will compete in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Gun rights activists rally against attorney general’s curb on copycat assault riflesHundreds of gun rights activists lined Beacon Street in front of the State Hous
Gun rights activists rally against attorney general’s curb on copycat assault rifles
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of gun rights activists lined Beacon Street in front of the State House Saturday morning to denounce Attorney General Maura Healey’s recent restriction on copycat assault rifles. They were joined by about two dozen state legislators,... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiabrought with him. CRACK IN THE BELL What's known now as the Liberty Bell was
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
brought with him. CRACK IN THE BELL What's known now as the Liberty Bell was in the tower above the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall) back when the Continental Congress was drafting the Declaration of Independence there.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
GOP moderate Chris Vance waging low-budget challenge to Patty Murrayabout “zombie politicians” in both parties. He began working in the state Sena
GOP moderate Chris Vance waging low-budget challenge to Patty Murray
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
about “zombie politicians” in both parties. He began working in the state Senate right out of college, was elected to the state House of Representatives at 28, then to the Metropolitan King County Council. In 2001, he became head of the state... Read more
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Boston Globe
Governor drops push to give condo developers access to a portion of the State House lawnGovernor Charlie Baker late Friday night pulled the plug on his push to give co
Governor drops push to give condo developers access to a portion of the State House lawn
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Governor Charlie Baker late Friday night pulled the plug on his push to give condo developers access to the State House lawn, blaming the Massachusetts Historic Commission for changing its position on the controversial project. His comment drew a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Prayers Good for Zambiathe nation that peace was not a matter of concern to them, let alone the countr
National Prayers Good for Zambia
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the nation that peace was not a matter of concern to them, let alone the country but the issue of hunger to penetrate the State House corridors of power was major factor to them, a highly misplace priority at the expense of Zambians," the ardent... Read more
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Boston Herald
GOP leader: AG’s ‘copycat’ rifle ban likely to be challengedAK-47s but are now considered banned under Healey’s order. The Gun Owners Acti
GOP leader: AG’s ‘copycat’ rifle ban likely to be challenged
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
AK-47s but are now considered banned under Healey’s order. The Gun Owners Action League — which is planning a rally at the State House this morning — is already warning members not to take assault rifles to the gun range, its executive director,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru Hands Over Flag to Team KenyaCompete clean and bring home the medals. This was President Uhuru Kenyatta's me
Uhuru Hands Over Flag to Team Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Compete clean and bring home the medals. This was President Uhuru Kenyatta's message on Friday at State House, Nairobi, as he handed over the national flag to Team Kenya that will compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. For the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All the Best to Team KenyaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday flagged off Kenya's 2016 Olympics team at St
All the Best to Team Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday flagged off Kenya's 2016 Olympics team at State House, Nairobi. Kenya will be represented in athletics, boxing, judo, swimming, archery, and rugby sevens at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro from August 4... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
TPA recognizes House speaker for open government effortsschool after lawmakers rejected the Insure Tennessee proposal last year by Gov.
TPA recognizes House speaker for open government efforts
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted yesterday
school after lawmakers rejected the Insure Tennessee proposal last year by Gov. Bill Haslam, right. FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) - State House Speaker Beth Harwell and two other state lawmakers have been honored for their support of open government in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Gun rights activists to rally at the State HouseBOSTON (AP) — Gun rights advocates are planning to rally outside the State Hous
Gun rights activists to rally at the State House
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Gun rights advocates are planning to rally outside the State House to protest Democratic Attorney General Maura Healey’s crackdown on the sale and manufacture of what she’s called copycat assault weapons. The rally is set for 10 a.m.... Read more
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