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Yellow Springs News
Four mayoral candidates offer varied visions for positionby Suzanne Szempruch) Pam Conine While the Yellow Springs mayor currently has
Yellow Springs News / Posted 2 hours ago
by Suzanne Szempruch) Pam Conine While the Yellow Springs mayor currently has two main functions — overseeing Mayor’s Court and performing ceremonial duties — candidate Pam Conine plans to add a third component to the job. A retired teacher... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The nation in briefN.M. Commandments go, justices agree WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on M
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
N.M. Commandments go, justices agree WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday sided with a lower court that ordered a New Mexico city to remove a Ten Commandments monument from the lawn outside City Hall. The activists behind the case called... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business groups to support caps on lawsuit damagesfees, commonly called tort reform, voted in the spring to have such rules put b
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
fees, commonly called tort reform, voted in the spring to have such rules put before voters as a proposed amendment to the Arkansas Constitution. Their proposal, known as Senate Joint Resolution 8, also would shift the final rulemaking authority of... Read more
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ABC News
Buck stops with Trump on his tax plannight, with a picture of the Empire State's plan to be powered by 50 percent of
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
night, with a picture of the Empire State's plan to be powered by 50 percent of renewables by 2030. The chairman of the Arkansas Public Service Commission explained to The New York Times that the initial Clean Power Plan persuaded his state to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Oct. 11, 2017airplane during a visit to St. Louis. In 1932, the first American political te
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
airplane during a visit to St. Louis. In 1932, the first American political telecast took place as the Democratic National Committee sponsored a program from a CBS television studio in New York. In 1958, the lunar probe Pioneer 1 was launched; it... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historyairplane during a visit to St. Louis. In 1932, the first American political te
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
airplane during a visit to St. Louis. In 1932, the first American political telecast took place as the Democratic National Committee sponsored a program from a CBS television studio in New York. In 1958, the lunar probe Pioneer 1 was launched; it... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fix for a broken programtheir aggrandizement at best and their criminal enrichment at worst. Small rur
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
their aggrandizement at best and their criminal enrichment at worst. Small rural communities lack resources. Beyond that, Arkansas does not permit true "home rule" by local governments. State government limits local taxation by types and... Read more
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Al.com
Abortion clearly a 'difficult issue' for Alabama Democrats as Doug Jones pushes pro-choice stanceresidents believe abortion should be illegal in all or most cases, while only 3
Al.com / Posted 10 days ago
residents believe abortion should be illegal in all or most cases, while only 37 percent believe it should be legal. Only Arkansas (at 60 percent) and Mississippi (at 59 percent) have a higher percentage of residents who want to criminalize... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas lawyer who led separate life as singer dies at 77Union County municipal judge, where he served for 20 years. In 1991, he was app
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Union County municipal judge, where he served for 20 years. In 1991, he was appointed as a special chief justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court. He served on the Arkansas Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee from 1992 until his death, at which time... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Task force on state's taxes gets down to itMembers of the Arkansas Legislature's tax overhaul task force have a wide varie
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Members of the Arkansas Legislature's tax overhaul task force have a wide variety of aims, ranging from wanting to have a broad overhaul of sales and income taxes to simplifying the tax code. And one of the task force's leaders, Sen. Jim Hendren,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Grants ruling draws reactionState lawmakers say they were already planning to change how local projects are
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
State lawmakers say they were already planning to change how local projects are funded when the Arkansas Supreme Court struck down their previous method of individual legislators distributing millions in grants to pet programs. "I'm not sure if it... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Carlotta Walls LaNierup in racially segregated Little Rock. “I recognized that … I could go to a bas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
up in racially segregated Little Rock. “I recognized that … I could go to a baseball game and sit anywhere,” whereas at Arkansas Travelers games “we had to sit over in a certain section.” But her parents, Juanita and Cartelyou Walls, told her... Read more
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The Inyo Register
Sept. 24)the office of the United States Attorney General and the federal judiciary syst
The Inyo Register / Posted 25 days ago
the office of the United States Attorney General and the federal judiciary system, and orders the composition of the Supreme Court of the United States. 1830 – Belgian Revolution: A revolutionary committee of notables forms the Provisional... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump headlines rally in Senate race where ex-staffers back opponentwas appointed to after Jeff Sessions became attorney general His Republican pr
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
was appointed to after Jeff Sessions became attorney general His Republican primary opponent is Roy Moore, a former state supreme court judge known for hard-right positions on gay marriage and race But some of Trump's allies have decided to cross... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Central High reflects on 60 yearsSix decades after Arkansas' governor temporarily stopped nine black students fr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
Six decades after Arkansas' governor temporarily stopped nine black students from integrating Central High School, the campus is more diverse than ever, its principal said, as other public Little Rock high schools have become increasingly split by... Read more
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CBS News
Who's endorsed whom in the Alabama Senate race?as Alabama's attorney general from 2011 until he was sworn into Congress. Roy
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
as Alabama's attorney general from 2011 until he was sworn into Congress. Roy Moore, a former chief justice of Alabama's Supreme Court, is challenging Strange in the runoff Tuesday. Neither Strange nor Moore managed to get 50 percent of the vote... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
For Cody Hiland againin the country's judicial branch of government. First and still foremost was th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
in the country's judicial branch of government. First and still foremost was this country's now confirmed nominee to the Supreme Court of the United States: The Hon. Neil Gorsuch, who continues to prove a thoughtful and forceful addition to that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lobbyist got part of fees paid by bondsmenContinuing education fees paid by bail bondsmen in Arkansas went to an industry
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
Continuing education fees paid by bail bondsmen in Arkansas went to an industry association that used much of the money instead to pay for a lobbyist, according to Arkansas Legislative Audit. Jon Moore, deputy legislative auditor, said most of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Council rejects panel on raceRepresentatives on the Arkansas Legislative Council on Friday rejected a propos
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
Representatives on the Arkansas Legislative Council on Friday rejected a proposal to create a race relations subcommittee. The proposed subcommittee would have conducted a study of race relations "with the goal of providing recommendations on ways... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments to Boards, CommissionsAsa Hutchinson on Friday announced the following appointments: Chad Pekron, Br
Arkansas Business / Posted 1 months ago
Asa Hutchinson on Friday announced the following appointments: Chad Pekron, Bryant, as a Special Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Arkansas. CV-17-168 The Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas v. Matthew Andrews. Replaces Justice... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Grassroots Arkansas to hold own '57 crisis remembranceswho desegregated Central High School nearly 60 years ago, state Sen. Joyce Elli
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
who desegregated Central High School nearly 60 years ago, state Sen. Joyce Elliott announced Thursday. The Grassroots Arkansas events -- including one that will conflict with a city-sponsored concert by Mavis Staples benefiting the Little Rock... Read more

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