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Channel NewsAsia
Two Chinese 'left behind' children die in suspected murderBEIJING: Two children were killed in a suspected homicide, authorities said, th
Two Chinese 'left behind' children die in suspected murder
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIJING: Two children were killed in a suspected homicide, authorities said, the latest incident in the same area of southwest China to befall "left behind" children whose parents seek employment far from home. In many rural parts of China, children... Read more
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North Bay Bohemian
The Fight for $15Token. The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors want to pass a token living wage
The Fight for $15
North Bay Bohemian / Posted 3 hours ago
Token. The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors want to pass a token living wage law, so they'll be able to say to their constituents, "We support a living wage too!" Then they'll move on. The supervisors say they are for a living wage when it's... Read more
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The Star
Two Chinese 'left behind' children die in suspected murderBEIJING (Reuters) - Two children were killed in a suspected homicide, authoriti
Two Chinese 'left behind' children die in suspected murder
The Star / Posted 3 hours ago
BEIJING (Reuters) - Two children were killed in a suspected homicide, authorities said, the latest incident in the same area of southwest China to befall "left behind" children whose parents seek employment far from home. In many rural parts of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Housing Set for Major GrowthThe housing sector is set to grow between 20 and 30 per cent over the next two
Housing Set for Major Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
The housing sector is set to grow between 20 and 30 per cent over the next two years, Kenya Professional Realtors Association has projected. However, the high cost of construction may curtail investments in the sector, the association's executive... Read more
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Orange County Register
State hearing focuses on county auditing structureThe battle within Orange County government over whether to overturn a key refor
State hearing focuses on county auditing structure
Orange County Register / Posted 5 hours ago
The battle within Orange County government over whether to overturn a key reform implemented after the 1994 bankruptcy has reached the state Legislature. A bill by Assemblyman Tom Daly, D-Anaheim, that mandates Orange County remove auditing powers... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Washington County elected officials debate spending authorityFAYETTEVILLE -- The executive branch of Washington County government is gearing
Washington County elected officials debate spending authority
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
FAYETTEVILLE -- The executive branch of Washington County government is gearing up for the 2016 budgeting process in the next few months, with elected officials asserting authority over their departments. The county judge met Tuesday morning with... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Lyon County looks to spread word about buffer lawAt Tuesday's Lyon County Board meeting, commissioners talked with staff from th
Lyon County looks to spread word about buffer law
Marshall Independent / Posted 6 hours ago
At Tuesday's Lyon County Board meeting, commissioners talked with staff from the Lyon County Soil and Water Conservation District, about the Riparian Protection and Water Quality Practices Bill passed by the Minnesota Legislature this spring. The new... Read more
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South Maryland News
St. Mary’s County accepts 249 acres for school siteThe developer of an approved neighborhood that was to be built along St. Andrew
St. Mary’s County accepts 249 acres for school site
South Maryland News / Posted 8 hours ago
The developer of an approved neighborhood that was to be built along St. Andrew’s Church Road in California instead donated the land Tuesday to the St. Mary’s County commissioners for a new public school complex or other governmental use. The St.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Walker County property taxes going up 13 percentPOLL: Should Walker County raise taxes to pay its debts? Source: Georgia Depar
Walker County property taxes going up 13 percent
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 hours ago
POLL: Should Walker County raise taxes to pay its debts? Source: Georgia Department of Revenue With a $10 million bill due at the end of the year, Walker County Commissioner Bebe Heiskell will raise property taxes. Heiskell said Tuesday she is... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Compass Lake in the Hills Moves Forward with Becoming a CityJACKSON COUNTY-- The push for Compass Lake in the Hills to become incorporated
Compass Lake in the Hills Moves Forward with Becoming a City
WJHG Panama City / Posted 8 hours ago
JACKSON COUNTY-- The push for Compass Lake in the Hills to become incorporated continues even after failing to get support unanimously from Jackson County Commissioners. It has a lot to do with the subdivision being eligible for government money to... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
County Commission to decide next step in Wayne County financial emergency There is a financial emergency in Wayne County: The county executive acknowle
County Commission to decide next step in Wayne County financial emergency
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 8 hours ago
There is a financial emergency in Wayne County: The county executive acknowledges that and the governor agrees, but what to do next? The Board of Commissioners will decide... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Atlanta United FC Selects DeKalb County for Training FacilityPreliminary artist renderings of the Atlanta United FC training facility in DeK
Atlanta United FC Selects DeKalb County for Training Facility
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 8 hours ago
Preliminary artist renderings of the Atlanta United FC training facility in DeKalb County. (Special Photo) Preliminary artist renderings of the Atlanta United FC training facility in DeKalb County, DECATUR — DeKalb Interim CEO Lee May and members... Read more
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Gwinnett Daily Post
Community leaders planning ‘Gr8 Exchange’ on Gwinnett transportationGwinnett County community leaders are planning to get residents involved in a ‘
Community leaders planning ‘Gr8 Exchange’ on Gwinnett transportation
Gwinnett Daily Post / Posted 9 hours ago
Gwinnett County community leaders are planning to get residents involved in a ‘Gr8 Exchange on Transportation’ later this month. The goal is the exchange is to have a week-long, county-wide dialogue about transportation issues in Gwinnett. (Special... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Marty Haynes To Run For Hamilton County Assessor Of PropertyDistrict 3 County Commissioner Marty Haynes announced his candidacy for the cou
Marty Haynes To Run For Hamilton County Assessor Of Property
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
District 3 County Commissioner Marty Haynes announced his candidacy for the countywide run for Hamilton County assessor of property on Monday evening in Hixson among a large group of supporters. "Serving the public is a tremendous honor and one that... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
Residents to raise funds for new Chaparral skate parkLAS CRUCES >> A plan is taking shape to replace an aging Chaparral skate
Residents to raise funds for new Chaparral skate park
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 11 hours ago
LAS CRUCES >> A plan is taking shape to replace an aging Chaparral skate park that's used heavily by teens in that southeastern Doña Ana County community. After a meeting Monday night, both Doña Ana County government staff and residents said... Read more
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NBC San Diego
LA County to Study Ban on Large Music FestivalsAfter two teens died last weekend at the HARD Summer Music Festival, the Los An
LA County to Study Ban on Large Music Festivals
NBC San Diego / Posted 12 hours ago
After two teens died last weekend at the HARD Summer Music Festival, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to explore banning raves on county property Tuesday. The motion comes after 18-year-old Tracy Nguyen West and 19-year-old Katie... Read more
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Forsyth County News
Sharon Springs tax office closed for renovationsSOUTH FORSYTH — Renovation work has forced the temporary closure of a busy Fors
Sharon Springs tax office closed for renovations
Forsyth County News / Posted 14 hours ago
SOUTH FORSYTH — Renovation work has forced the temporary closure of a busy Forsyth County government building. The Sharon Springs Tax Office, located at Sharon Springs Park, closed on Saturday and will reopen in six to eight weeks after renovations... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Prayer banned at meetings after chairman walks out during Muslim invocationPrayer was banned at Lincoln County board meetings after people said the chairm
Prayer banned at meetings after chairman walks out during Muslim invocation
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 14 hours ago
Prayer was banned at Lincoln County board meetings after people said the chairman walked out before the board’s first Muslim invocation Monday night. Patton said the board needs to focus on issues like the economy and education and not get... Read more
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Washington Post
Silver Spring Transit Center may open by fall after allThe latest scuffling between Metro and Montgomery County over the Silver Spring
Silver Spring Transit Center may open by fall after all
Washington Post / Posted 14 hours ago
The latest scuffling between Metro and Montgomery County over the Silver Spring Transit Center appears to be over, clearing the way for a possible late-summer or early fall opening of the long-delayed commuter hub. A spokesman for Montgomery County... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Coronado HS grad among 2 girls who OD'd at music festLOS ANGELES - One of two girls who died at a music festival in Pomona this week
Coronado HS grad among 2 girls who OD'd at music fest
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 hours ago
LOS ANGELES - One of two girls who died at a music festival in Pomona this weekend was a 2014 graduate of Coronado High School. 19-year-old Katie Dix of Camarillo and 18-year-old Tracy Nguyen of West Covina were found unresponsive Saturday at the... Read more
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The Post-Standard
After jail deaths, Onondaga County hires director of human rights commissionSYRACUSE, N.Y. - Long-time CNY ACLU Director Barrie Gewanter has been appointed
After jail deaths, Onondaga County hires director of human rights commission
The Post-Standard / Posted 16 hours ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Long-time CNY ACLU Director Barrie Gewanter has been appointed to be executive director of a newly created commission in Onondaga County government to investigate human rights complaints, including incidents at the jail. She was... Read more
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TV 7&4 Traverse City
Leelanau, Kalkaska Counties declare state of emergency after severe stormNORTHERN MICHIGAN -- A local state of emergency has been declared in Kalkaska C
Leelanau, Kalkaska Counties declare state of emergency after severe storm
TV 7&4 Traverse City / Posted 16 hours ago
NORTHERN MICHIGAN -- A local state of emergency has been declared in Kalkaska County and Leelanau County after Sunday's severe thunderstorm. Sundays storm had straight line winds reaching as much as 100 miles per hour, causing extensive damage in... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LA County to Study Ban on Large Music FestivalsAfter two teens died last weekend at the HARD Summer Music Festival, the Los An
LA County to Study Ban on Large Music Festivals
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 16 hours ago
After two teens died last weekend at the HARD Summer Music Festival, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to explore banning raves on county property Tuesday. The motion comes after 18-year-old Tracy Nguyen West and 19-year-old Katie... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Prayer banned at meetings after chairman walks out during...Prayer was banned at Lincoln County board meetings after people said the chairm
Prayer banned at meetings after chairman walks out during...
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
Prayer was banned at Lincoln County board meetings after people said the chairman walked out before the board’s first Muslim invocation Monday night. Commissioner Alex Patton, who proposed the change, said he is trying to protect religion by banning... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Major development coming together outside downtown ElizabethtownELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) – City and state leaders gathered on Tuesday to celebr
Major development coming together outside downtown Elizabethtown
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 18 hours ago
ELIZABETHTOWN, KY (WAVE) – City and state leaders gathered on Tuesday to celebrate a ribbon-cutting at a new career center in Hardin County. The Kentucky Career Center is located at 233 Ring Road in Elizabethtown. Lt. Gov. Crit Luallen along with... Read more
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The Maui News
County would benefit with a council-managerWhile a member of the Cost of Government Commission, my colleagues and I observ
County would benefit with a council-manager
The Maui News / Posted 18 hours ago
While a member of the Cost of Government Commission, my colleagues and I observed many examples of government inefficiency that could and should have been avoided. The elected-mayor model currently in place provides a suboptimal means for selection... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Energy performance deal eyedThe Board of Supervisors in May 2014 authorized a contract with SmartWatt Energ
Energy performance deal eyed
The Leader-Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
The Board of Supervisors in May 2014 authorized a contract with SmartWatt Energy of Ballston Lake. County officials have said for years that several county government facilities need energy upgrades. Guaranteed energy savings may result in the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Residents discuss bypass, biz parkMore than 100 people attended the meeting at the Mohawk Town Hall, moderated by
Residents discuss bypass, biz park
The Leader-Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
More than 100 people attended the meeting at the Mohawk Town Hall, moderated by Montgomery County District 4 Legislator Ryan Weitz. The speakers included those who wanted to do something to alleviate truck traffic in Fonda, and people who are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kwale Residents Maintain Resistance to New Mining FirmThe licensing of Supreme Resources Kenya to mine in Kwale county continues to d
Kwale Residents Maintain Resistance to New Mining Firm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
The licensing of Supreme Resources Kenya to mine in Kwale county continues to draw opposition from the residents. While Mining Cabinet secretary Najib Balala says the ministry has not cleared the company, information on the ministy's website shows... Read more
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The Fairfax County Times
Police Practices Review subcommittee presents recommendationsChairmen of the subcommittees of the Ad Hoc Police Practices Review Commission
Police Practices Review subcommittee presents recommendations
The Fairfax County Times / Posted 22 hours ago
Chairmen of the subcommittees of the Ad Hoc Police Practices Review Commission presented their recommendations July 27 for Fairfax County Police Department policy improvement, all of which revolved around the restoration of the community’s confidence... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tharaka Nithi Governor to Seek Parliament Intervention in Meru National Park RowTharaka-Nithi leaders will file a petition in the National Assembly in a week t
Tharaka Nithi Governor to Seek Parliament Intervention in Meru National Park Row
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Tharaka-Nithi leaders will file a petition in the National Assembly in a week to seek determination on which county the Meru National Park lies. Governor Samuel Ragwa said the county assembly has finalised the petition to be handed to the clerk of... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Hearing set on rules for wind turbinesLast month, the Delta County Board of Commissioners sent the planning commissio
Hearing set on rules for wind turbines
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 22 hours ago
Last month, the Delta County Board of Commissioners sent the planning commission a letter asking them to expedite their decision-making process on the turbine issue. County Administrator Ryan Bergman said a few words about this letter during Monday's... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Coronado HS Grad Dies at Music FestivalA Coronado High School graduate is one of two teens who died at the HARD Summer
Coronado HS Grad Dies at Music Festival
NBC San Diego / Posted 22 hours ago
A Coronado High School graduate is one of two teens who died at the HARD Summer Music Festival in Pomona Saturday. Katie Rebecca Dix, 19, of Camarillo, died while attending the annual two-day festival. Tracy Nguyen, 18, of West Covina died in a... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Coronado HS grad among 2 girls who OD'd at music festLOS ANGELES - One of two girls who died at a music festival in Pomona this week
Coronado HS grad among 2 girls who OD'd at music fest
KGTV San Diego / Posted 23 hours ago
LOS ANGELES - One of two girls who died at a music festival in Pomona this weekend was a 2014 graduate of Coronado High School. 19-year-old Katie Dix of Camarillo and 18-year-old Tracy Nguyen of West Covina were found unresponsive Saturday at the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Polls open Tuesday morning for Columbia special electionCOLUMBIA - There is only one item on Columbia's special election ballot Tuesday
Polls open Tuesday morning for Columbia special election
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
COLUMBIA - There is only one item on Columbia's special election ballot Tuesday: renewing the city's current 1/4-cent sales tax. The polls open at 6 a.m. and close at 7 p.m. Polls are open to all registered Columbia voters. Boone County Clerk Wendy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bomachoge Hospital in Bad Shape - ObureKisii Senator Chris Obure has raised the alarm over rundown and unhygienic Boma
Bomachoge Hospital in Bad Shape - Obure
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kisii Senator Chris Obure has raised the alarm over rundown and unhygienic Bomachoge Chache Subcounty Hospital. Obure said the facility has a dilapidated kitchen. "It is so sad this is the kitchen where patients get their food. The county... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Camarillo woman dies at music festivalPOMONA — Two young women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weeken
Camarillo woman dies at music festival
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
POMONA — Two young women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival at the Los Angeles County fairgrounds, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of drugs at youth-oriented events. The women were... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Lege policy dealings 2015: Alcohol to waterEditor's Note: Part One of Two The scope of our government is easy to forget.
Lege policy dealings 2015: Alcohol to water
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted yesterday
Editor's Note: Part One of Two The scope of our government is easy to forget. Like fire hydrants, government is in the background much of the time, doing whatever. Then, like a fire hydrant that doesn't work—surprise!—government can get our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Dairy Feed Milling Plant Boosts Revenue for Farmers in MeruAfter being bundled out of the National Assembly where he represented North Ime
New Dairy Feed Milling Plant Boosts Revenue for Farmers in Meru
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After being bundled out of the National Assembly where he represented North Imenti constituency for five years, Silas Muriuki has found a new way to serve his people. Muriuki, a resident in Meru town brought together 30 dairy farmers who united and... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festLos Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis expresses her concern over raves on c
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis expresses her concern over raves on county property after the deaths of two young women who collapsed at the HARD Summer music festival held over the weekend at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds in Pomona,... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festPOMONA, Calif. (AP) - Two young women died from suspected drug overdoses at a p
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted yesterday
POMONA, Calif. (AP) - Two young women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival at the Los Angeles County fairgrounds, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of drugs at youth-oriented events. The... Read more
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ABC News
2 Women Dead From Suspected Drug Overdoses at Music FestTwo young women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music f
2 Women Dead From Suspected Drug Overdoses at Music Fest
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Two young women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival at the Los Angeles County fairgrounds, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of drugs at youth-oriented events. The women were found... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festLos Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis expresses her concern over raves on c
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis expresses her concern over raves on county property after the deaths of two young women who collapsed at the HARD Summer music festival held over the weekend at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds in Pomona,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festThe women, one 18 years old and the other 19, were found unresponsive on Aug. 1
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The women, one 18 years old and the other 19, were found unresponsive on Aug. 1 at the HARD Summer music festival in Pomona, about 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. They were hospitalized but died within hours of each other, authorities... Read more
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Alamogordo Daily News
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festPOMONA, Calif. (AP) — Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
Alamogordo Daily News / Posted yesterday
POMONA, Calif. (AP) — Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival at the Los Angeles County fairgrounds, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of drugs at youth-oriented events. The women,... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
Man in Custody Exits Hennepin Courthouse Undetected, Prompts Security InvestigationUpdated: 08/03/2015 10:13 PM Created: 08/03/2015 6:36 PM KSTP.com By: Eric Ch
Man in Custody Exits Hennepin Courthouse Undetected, Prompts Security Investigation
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted yesterday
Updated: 08/03/2015 10:13 PM Created: 08/03/2015 6:36 PM KSTP.com By: Eric Chaloux The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating how a man in custody was able to walk away from the county courthouse in Edina. Prosecutors charged... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Documentary filmmakers capture DeKalb County“At Any Price” had a $4 million budget, and the economic impact for DeKalb Coun
Documentary filmmakers capture DeKalb County
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
“At Any Price” had a $4 million budget, and the economic impact for DeKalb County was $1 million, said Debbie Armstrong, executive director of the DeKalb County Convention and Visitors Bureau. “The film generated positive publicity for our area, as... Read more
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Daily Mail
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festCollege dancer identified as one of the two teenagers who died dead of a suspec
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
College dancer identified as one of the two teenagers who died dead of a suspected drug overdose at LA's HARD Summer music festival Two women - both teenagers - were found unresponsive on Saturday at the HARD Summer music festival in Pomona,... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music festPOMONA, Calif. (AP) - Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular
2 women dead from suspected drug overdoses at music fest
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
POMONA, Calif. (AP) - Two women died from suspected drug overdoses at a popular weekend music festival at the Los Angeles County fairgrounds, prompting calls for an investigation and concern over the use of drugs at youth-oriented events. The women,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Marty Haynes To Run For Hamilton County Assessor Of PropertyDistrict 3 County Commissioner Marty Haynes announced his candidacy for the cou
Marty Haynes To Run For Hamilton County Assessor Of Property
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
District 3 County Commissioner Marty Haynes announced his candidacy for the countywide run for Hamilton County assessor of property on Monday evening in Hixson among a large group of supporters. "Serving the public is a tremendous honor and one that... Read more
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