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Jefferson City News Tribune
Jefferson City Council changes 2016 draft budgetFor the past month, members of the Jefferson City Council have discussed, debat
Jefferson City Council changes 2016 draft budget
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
For the past month, members of the Jefferson City Council have discussed, debated and changed the draft 2016 budget presented by Mayor Carrie Tergin at the end of July. Last week, the Budget Committee concluded its work, moving forward a balanced... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Making a day, or weekend, of itSchool’s back in session, meaning the relaxing style of summer has been replace
Making a day, or weekend, of it
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
School’s back in session, meaning the relaxing style of summer has been replaced with soccer practices, parent meetings and dance classes. Making memories can be a challenge in this hectic time of year, but don’t get lost in the shuffle. Here’s a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
We Remain Committed To The Plan To Repower NRGA lawsuit brought on by Entergy, competitor with NRG, has placed repowering on
We Remain Committed To The Plan To Repower NRG
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
A lawsuit brought on by Entergy, competitor with NRG, has placed repowering on hold. Entergy Corporation owns electric generating stations nationwide, including the James A. Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant in Oswego County and the Indian Point... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Location of long term facility under fire"I was surprised that people would jump to such a quick conclusion," Poland sai
Location of long term facility under fire
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
"I was surprised that people would jump to such a quick conclusion," Poland said in a recent interview. "I was disappointed and sad that some folks, who have fewer pieces of the puzzle than I do, were so quick to make a judgment without knowing more... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Kim Phillips: Dentoning goes green for UNT footballTwo weeks ago, Livability.com named Denton No. 5 on the list of the top 10 coll
Kim Phillips: Dentoning goes green for UNT football
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
Two weeks ago, Livability.com named Denton No. 5 on the list of the top 10 college towns in the United States, and my column opened like this: “Word: Dentoning. Definition: Exploring the shops, restaurants, music venues and cultural attractions in... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
Supporters want to pump life into downtown VictoriaWhen Tommy Barnes closed his family's jewelry shop last year, the downtown surr
Supporters want to pump life into downtown Victoria
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
When Tommy Barnes closed his family's jewelry shop last year, the downtown surrounding his store on Main Street differed greatly from when he bought it more than two decades before. "When I started working downtown, downtown was all there was,"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley is in a tourism 'sweet spot'With the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem set to open this year and the Lehigh Val
Lehigh Valley is in a tourism 'sweet spot'
The Morning Call / Posted 15 hours ago
With the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem set to open this year and the Lehigh Valley IronPigs savoring a successful debut season, the Lehigh Valley has plenty to crow about. But there have been ominous signs as well: Sands put its hotel and shopping... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Mayor Fischer's Lou's Brews Bike Tour combines cycling and craft beerLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A bike tour weaved through Louisville on Saturday, des
Mayor Fischer's Lou's Brews Bike Tour combines cycling and craft beer
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 16 hours ago
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A bike tour weaved through Louisville on Saturday, described as responsible craft brew drinking and cycling through the city. Mayor Greg Fischer and the Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau teamed up to host the Lou's... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Parade salutes veteransPIGEON FORGE — Longtime Army and Air Force veteran Ray Gray said he did not oft
Parade salutes veterans
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
PIGEON FORGE — Longtime Army and Air Force veteran Ray Gray said he did not often receive a hero's welcome coming home, beginning with his service in the Korean War and later in Vietnam. But early Saturday morning, he was treated like the man of the... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Ten years after Katrina, resilient New Orleans honors its victimsNew Orleans musician Tory ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews performs in front of the St
Ten years after Katrina, resilient New Orleans honors its victims
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 19 hours ago
New Orleans musician Tory ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews performs in front of the St. Louis Cathedral one day before the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana, August 28, 2015. Reuters/Jonathan Bachman A brass band performs... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Financing closes for Evansville convention hotel projectEVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Evansville tourism officials say they're excited that f
Financing closes for Evansville convention hotel project
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 20 hours ago
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Evansville tourism officials say they're excited that financing is now in place for a $60 million downtown convention hotel following a series of scuttled plans. Financing closed Friday for the project that includes a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Financing closes for Evansville convention hotel projectEVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Evansville tourism officials say they're excited that f
Financing closes for Evansville convention hotel project
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 hours ago
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) - Evansville tourism officials say they're excited that financing is now in place for a $60 million downtown convention hotel following a series of scuttled plans. Financing closed Friday for the project that includes a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
New Orleans Marks 10 Years Since Hurricane KatrinaBy Kathy Finn and Edward McAllister NEW ORLEANS, Aug 29 (Reuters) - New Orlean
New Orleans Marks 10 Years Since Hurricane Katrina
The Huffington Post / Posted 21 hours ago
By Kathy Finn and Edward McAllister NEW ORLEANS, Aug 29 (Reuters) - New Orleans, a town renowned for staging big celebrations, faces a tricky challenge on Saturday, 10 years to the day from when Hurricane Katrina slammed into southeast Louisiana and... Read more
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Grand Haven Tribune
Savor the Art Coast food festival to showcase West Michigan culinary talentSavor the Art Coast, a revamping of the annual Taste of Saugatuck street celebr
Savor the Art Coast food festival to showcase West Michigan culinary talent
Grand Haven Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
Savor the Art Coast, a revamping of the annual Taste of Saugatuck street celebration, will include restaurants and beverage makers from around the Saugatuck-Douglas area. It will take place 12-6 p.m. in Saugatuck’s Wicks Park. "Almost everyone in... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Made In LA: TOFUIt takes 12 hours to turn a rock hard bean into silky, smooth… tofu! See it fro
Made In LA: TOFU
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 23 hours ago
It takes 12 hours to turn a rock hard bean into silky, smooth… tofu! See it from start to finish, and it’s all Made In LA. Chris Burrous reports from Garden Grove. This aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News, Saturday, August 29th. 2015. Supported by the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
One that got away? N.Y. loses on hunting, fishing planMore than a year after the state changed the fee structure for sporting license
One that got away? N.Y. loses on hunting, fishing plan
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 23 hours ago
More than a year after the state changed the fee structure for sporting licenses in an effort to generate more sales, skeptics question if the changes are really working. When New York state overhauled its sporting license system early last year,... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Columbia Co. Chamber to build new office in EvansThe Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is planning to build a new office at Si
Columbia Co. Chamber to build new office in Evans
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted yesterday
The Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is planning to build a new office at Sir Galahad Drive and Washington Road. The chamber's board of directors purchased the nearly 1-acre property and plans to raze the existing house and construct a two-story... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbia Co. Chamber to build new office in EvansThe Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is planning to build a new office at Si
Columbia Co. Chamber to build new office in Evans
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
The Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is planning to build a new office at Sir Galahad Drive and Washington Road. The chamber's board of directors purchased the nearly 1-acre property and plans to raze the existing house and construct a two-story... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbia Co. Chamber to build new office in EvansThe Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is planning to build a new office at Si
Columbia Co. Chamber to build new office in Evans
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
The Columbia County Chamber of Commerce is planning to build a new office at Sir Galahad Drive and Washington Road. The chamber's board of directors purchased the nearly 1-acre property and plans to raze the existing house and construct a two-story... Read more
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Reuters
With rhythm and reverence, New Orleans marks 10 years since KatrinaA brass band performs in Jackson Square one day before the ten year anniversary
With rhythm and reverence, New Orleans marks 10 years since Katrina
Reuters / Posted yesterday
A brass band performs in Jackson Square one day before the ten year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Louisiana, August 28, 2015. A woman jogs along the levee in the Lower Ninth Ward neighborhood one day before the ten year... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Weirton Selects New City ManagerWeirton City Council met in special session Friday afternoon, and unanimously a
Weirton Selects New City Manager
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted yesterday
Weirton City Council met in special session Friday afternoon, and unanimously approved Mayor Harold Miller's recommendation of Travis Blosser to take over the city's top administrative post. Blosser, 23, currently serves as city manager in... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Missing’ player unveiled at fieldWhere is the pitcher? Matteo chuckles at the idea of a bronze pitcher plopped
‘Missing’ player unveiled at field
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Where is the pitcher? Matteo chuckles at the idea of a bronze pitcher plopped in the middle of the busy intersection and is happy he now has an answer to the question. "Now I can tell them that the pitcher is where the first Little League pitch was... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Webster County Fair succeedsThe Webster County Fair Board would like to thank everyone that helped with the
Webster County Fair succeeds
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
The Webster County Fair Board would like to thank everyone that helped with the 2015 Webster County Fair. Volunteers are what make this fair possible. We appreciate the work that PICA did at our fairgrounds this year. Thanks to all 4-H/FFA... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca needs to dump CVB fundingEditor, Manteca Bulletin, The Manteca City Council certainly is generous when
Manteca needs to dump CVB funding
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Editor, Manteca Bulletin, The Manteca City Council certainly is generous when it comes to dishing out money. The Manteca Convention and Visitors Bureau received an early Christmas present thanks to the pre-approved chitchat discussion with city... Read more
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Weirton Daily Times
Weirton chooses new managerManaging editor WEIRTON - The City of Weirton soon will have a new city manage
Weirton chooses new manager
Weirton Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Managing editor WEIRTON - The City of Weirton soon will have a new city manager. Travis Blosser Prior to naming a new city manager Friday, Weirton Mayor Harold Miller, left, took a moment to thank Chuck Svokas for his work as interim city manager... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
French cruise returns after visit to RussiaWhile the French eco-cruise ship passengers couldn't go to a Russian island to
French cruise returns after visit to Russia
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
While the French eco-cruise ship passengers couldn't go to a Russian island to see polar bears, they still managed to make one visit to the country where they got a big dose of bureaucracy as well as a view of relics of the former Soviet... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Labor Day travel: Free hotel stays, dining deals at 150+ South Florida restaurantsLabor Day deals: Sizzling South Florida hotel and dining offers in September an
Labor Day travel: Free hotel stays, dining deals at 150+ South Florida restaurants
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Labor Day deals: Sizzling South Florida hotel and dining offers in September and October September is all about big savings, thanks to fantastic offers from South Florida convention and visitor bureaus for the upcoming Labor Day weekend. Starting... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Glacier a case for climate change investmentThe Mendenhall Glacier near Juneau Alaska is an icon of the Capital City. Photo
Glacier a case for climate change investment
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted yesterday
The Mendenhall Glacier near Juneau Alaska is an icon of the Capital City. Photos of "the glacier" as it's locally known, appear on brochures for Alaska Airlines and the local visitors bureau, and as a sweeping wallpaper-backdrop in our City Assembly... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
One that got away? NY loses on hunting, fishing planMore than a year after the state changed the fee structure for sporting license
One that got away? NY loses on hunting, fishing plan
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted yesterday
More than a year after the state changed the fee structure for sporting licenses in an effort to generate more sales, skeptics question if the changes are really working. When New York state overhauled its sporting license system early last year,... Read more
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Sacramento Today
Gold Rush Days in Old Sacramento September 4-7OLD SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Mark your calendar...it's time to turn back the clock
Gold Rush Days in Old Sacramento September 4-7
Sacramento Today / Posted 2 days ago
OLD SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Mark your calendar...it's time to turn back the clock to the 1850s when Gold Rush Days RETURNS to Old Sacramento over the extended Labor Day Weekend -- Friday, September 4 through Monday, September 7, 2015. The wildly fun... Read more
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Downers Grove Reporter Progress
DuPage County Board member Khouri to formally announce congressional bidKhouri will be running against incumbent Bill Foster, D-Naperville, to represen
DuPage County Board member Khouri to formally announce congressional bid
Downers Grove Reporter Progress / Posted 2 days ago
Khouri will be running against incumbent Bill Foster, D-Naperville, to represent the 11th Congressional District, which covers parts of Aurora, Darien, Naperville, Woodridge, Bolingbrook, Joliet, Downers Grove and other areas. The second-term... Read more
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Mashable
Why Super Bowl 50 could be a San Francisco poop-ocalypseSAN FRANCISCO — When the "2015 NFL Kickoff Presented by Hyundai" brings live mu
Why Super Bowl 50 could be a San Francisco poop-ocalypse
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO — When the "2015 NFL Kickoff Presented by Hyundai" brings live music and other festivities to Justin Herman Plaza here Sept. 10, it will begin a five-month countdown to Super Bowl 50, a seminal moment that the Bay Area is set to host in... Read more
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AdWeek
Why New Orleans Tourism Is Soaring 10 Years After KatrinaAs the world's media trains its lens on New Orleans for the 10th anniversary of
Why New Orleans Tourism Is Soaring 10 Years After Katrina
AdWeek / Posted 2 days ago
As the world's media trains its lens on New Orleans for the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina tomorrow, stories have focused both on the tragedy and on the city's comeback. On the latter score, the news is mostly good: According to the Data... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Tupelo continues budget discussionTUPELO – In continuation of the discussion of Tupelo’s 2016 city budget proposa
Tupelo continues budget discussion
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
TUPELO – In continuation of the discussion of Tupelo’s 2016 city budget proposal, representatives from Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau, BancorpSouth Arena and Tupelo Water & Light presented their portions of the budget on Thursday. All budgets... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
USS Hoga tow plan approvedTen years after gaining title to a Pearl Harbor-surviving tugboat, North Little
USS Hoga tow plan approved
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Ten years after gaining title to a Pearl Harbor-surviving tugboat, North Little Rock learned the USS Hoga has been cleared for the journey to its new home. The Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum received confirmation Wednesday that the Pentagon has... Read more
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Washington Post
Katrina may be a metaphor to some, but it’s still a reality to New OrleansExcitement and anxiety mix in a rebuilt New Orleans, which has a new energy and
Katrina may be a metaphor to some, but it’s still a reality to New Orleans
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Excitement and anxiety mix in a rebuilt New Orleans, which has a new energy and an influx of investment but also many of the same problems that existed before Hurricane Katrina ravaged the city 10 years ago. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post) NEW... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
New guide to make furniture shopping in the Piedmont easierHIGH POINT, N.C. — It’s without question that the Piedmont Triad attracts furni
New guide to make furniture shopping in the Piedmont easier
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
HIGH POINT, N.C. — It’s without question that the Piedmont Triad attracts furniture shoppers from around the world. Now, shopping for products may become easier for visitors and residents. The High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau has released... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
VIDEOWinnebago County State's Attorney calls May 15th police shooting "suicide by co
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WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 days ago
Winnebago County State's Attorney calls May 15th police shooting "suicide by cop"Winnebago County State's Attorney calls May 15th police shooting "suicide by cop" The Winnebago County State's Attorney calls a suspect killed by a Rockford Police... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
'Tough Mudder' obstacle course is coming to RockfordRockford will be home to the intense obstacle course Tough Mudder starting in 2
'Tough Mudder' obstacle course is coming to Rockford
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 2 days ago
Rockford will be home to the intense obstacle course Tough Mudder starting in 2016, according to the Rockford Area Convention and Visitors Bureau. The Chicago Rockford International Airport will host the event May 21-22, 2016. A release from RACVB... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Officials hope new website, logo lure Oak Ridge visitsOAK RIDGE — There's a new logo for this formerly secret city and a new website
Officials hope new website, logo lure Oak Ridge visits
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
OAK RIDGE — There's a new logo for this formerly secret city and a new website to promote both the town and its attractions, said Marc DeRose, executive director of the Oak Ridge Convention and Visitors Bureau. Both the campaign and the website... Read more
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Georgia Public Broadcasting
It's Almost Time For DragonCon: A GPB Sci-Tech Q&AAtlanta is preparing to be invaded by a motley assortment of Stormtroopers, Dir
It's Almost Time For DragonCon: A GPB Sci-Tech Q&A
Georgia Public Broadcasting / Posted 2 days ago
Atlanta is preparing to be invaded by a motley assortment of Stormtroopers, Direwolves and aliens over Labor Day weekend. It’s the annual DragonCon convention, one of the largest gatherings of geek culture fans in the country. 65,000 people are... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
VA chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe chamber of commerce executive shot during a live news broadcast in Virginia
VA chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 2 days ago
The chamber of commerce executive shot during a live news broadcast in Virginia was in stable condition Wednesday after undergoing emergency surgery, officials said. Vicki Gardner, executive director of the Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Grizzlies Caravan Rolling Along, Hoping To Pick Up Fans Beyond MemphisAnd other Grizzlies players will be part of the team’s third annual Regional Ca
Grizzlies Caravan Rolling Along, Hoping To Pick Up Fans Beyond Memphis
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
And other Grizzlies players will be part of the team’s third annual Regional Caravan that launches this weekend with stops at minor-league baseball parks in Jackson, Tenn., Jackson, Miss., and North Little Rock, Ark. Baseball parks just happen to be... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived bein
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 2 days ago
The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded. Tim Gardner told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was "stunned" at what... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived bein
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded. Tim Gardner told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was "stunned" at what... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived bein
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded. Tim Gardner told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was "stunned" at what... Read more
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WBKO Bowling Green
Headlines from across the state: Juvenile charged in shooting death of grandfatherHARLAN, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky State Police say a 14-year-old boy is charged wit
Headlines from across the state: Juvenile charged in shooting death of grandfather
WBKO Bowling Green / Posted 2 days ago
HARLAN, Ky. (AP) -- Kentucky State Police say a 14-year-old boy is charged with fatally shooting his grandfather. Police say the boy was taken into custody Wednesday evening after troopers responded to a home in Harlan County where they found a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived bein
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 days ago
The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded. Tim Gardner told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was "stunned" at what... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived bein
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
KY3 Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded. Tim Gardner told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was "stunned" at what... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shootingThe husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived bein
Va. chamber exec stable after on-air shooting
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
The husband of Vicki Gardner, a chamber of commerce executive who survived being shot in the back during a live news broadcast in Virginia, was watching on TV as the tragic events unfolded. Tim Gardner told CNN's Chris Cuomo he was "stunned" at what... Read more
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