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2014/09/02 05:34
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Ex.-Gov. Douglas’ memoir tackles gay marriage veto WILSON RING, Associated Press MONTPELIER -- Former Gov. Jim Douglas says he was acting on conscience in 2009 when he vetoed a gay marriage law that...
2014/09/02 05:34
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2014/09/02 04:38
2014/09/02 04:38
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With a view to curb the unhealthy practice of high-spending in big fat weddings in Punjab, an Amritsar-based NGO Punjab Caucus for Public Cause (PCPC) has demanded a new law to put cap on the wasteful...
2014/09/02 04:02
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Workers in California who will become eligible for paid sick leave under legislation that Gov. Jerry Brown is expected to sign had an extra reason to celebrate on Labor Day. AB 1522, passed by the...
2014/09/02 03:05
2014/09/02 03:05
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California is experiencing its third-worst drought in 106 years, resulting in idled cropland and soaring water prices. Since the state produces almost 70 percent of the nation’s top 25 fruit, nut and...
2014/09/02 02:33
2014/09/02 02:33
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AURORA, Colo. - The City of Aurora is entertaining the idea of getting rid of its controversial photo red light cameras. Last year, the city took in $1.3 million through tickets issued to red light...
2014/09/02 01:20
2014/09/02 01:20
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If the Illinois Teachers Retirement Service (TRS) had to pay out all of its pensions today, it could only afford to give its members 40 cents on the dollar. Yet the number of six-figure pensions TRS...
2014/09/02 01:09
2014/09/02 01:09
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On the issue of protecting a woman's right to reproductive health care facilities, state Sen. Harriette L. Chandler and one of her Democratic opponents, Sean M. Maher, are not far apart. Ms. Chandler...
2014/09/01 23:42
2014/09/01 23:42
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While many of my friends across the country were busy spending their holiday weekend with barbecues and lazy days, I spent my Labor Day weekend shopping for school supplies, reminding my kids to...
2014/09/01 23:39
2014/09/01 23:39
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Change Coming to Lower Kuskokwim School District Students returned to classes recently across the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta. Lower Kuskokwim School District Superintendent Jacob Jensen says change is on...
2014/09/01 23:30
2014/09/01 23:30
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Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said cases against MPs and MLAs that attract disqualification under Section 8(1), 8(2) and 8(3) of the Representation of the People Act needed to be...
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2014/09/01 22:39
2014/09/01 22:39
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Talk to any upland game biologist and, to a man and woman, they’ll tell you there are two kinds of landowners in Louisiana, those who have feral hogs and those who will have feral hogs. Stories...
2014/09/01 22:10
2014/09/01 22:10
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The final two months of campaigning in Ohio will determine if Republicans continue their four-year control of statewide offices topped by governor, and of both chambers of the...
2014/09/01 21:03
2014/09/01 21:03
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A Buffalo City Court program that helps young defendants avoid jail and turn their lives around – and several other programs like it across the state – are part of a debate over a proposal by the...
2014/09/01 20:44
2014/09/01 20:44
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SALEM, Ore. — By the time Oregonians cast their ballots, the issues and candidates will be well-known. Gov. John Kitzhaber's cowboy boots and Senate candidate Monica Wehby's surgeon scrubs will be all...
2014/09/01 20:25
2014/09/01 20:25
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LANSING — The minimum wage for Michigan workers has risen today by 75 cents. It has increased from $7.40 per hour to $8.15 per hour. The state legislature passed Senate Bill 934 in May, and Governor...
2014/09/01 20:04
2014/09/01 20:04
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Now, the state Department of Workforce Development wants to know how it can improve the unemployment insurance system. "Our Unemployment Insurance Advisory Council really likes to get out there and...
2014/09/01 17:43
2014/09/01 17:43
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The Rum River Shores housing development is rising along the east bank of the Rum River just north of Bunker Lake Boulevard. Landmark Development Inc. has selected four builders who are constructing...
2014/09/01 16:59
2014/09/01 16:59
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The joint committee of the state legislature for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes on Monday directed heads of various departments, boards and corporations to fill as many as 3,165 backlog posts,...
2014/09/01 15:37
2014/09/01 15:37
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... or plastic?” In Sonoma Country, that question is now as passé as “Smoking or non-smoking?” “Unleaded or regular?” and “Beta or VHS?” A countywide ban on plastic bags goes into enforcement...
2014/09/01 11:30
2014/09/01 11:30
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A former member of the Edo State House of Assembly, Mr. Fidelis Ogbejiele, has advanced reasons majority of the All Progressives Congress (APC) members in Igueben Local Government Area have defected...
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