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2 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VA

Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., , speaks to reporters on Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, about reforming the vast health care system responsible for treating the nation's veterans.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Senator Rob Portman, Sherrod Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Opinion

7 hrs ago | WTEN-TV Albany

Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

A more efficient system must be established to alert residents of danger in North Dakota's booming oil patch, an emergency manager and residents said, after authorities failed to alert the public for more than... A more efficient system must be established to alert residents of danger in North Dakota's booming oil patch, an emergency manager and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Prison, Federal Prisons

10 hrs ago | ABC 33/40

Women charged with helping al-Qaida-linked group

A condemned murderer took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during an execution in Arizona that quickly rekindled the national debate on capital punishment in the U.S. A condemned murderer took nearly two hours to die and gasped for about 90 minutes during an execution in Arizona that quickly rekindled the national debate on ... (more)

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Death Penalty

Wed Jul 23, 2014

SanLuisObispo.com

Ohio woman to be sentenced in slave labor case

Thirty-three-year-old Jessica Hunt faces a possible sentence of 30 years to life in federal prison on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison

Cybercast News Service

Some lethal injection problems in US executions

Since Texas became the first state to use lethal injection as its execution method on Dec. 7, 1982, some problems have been reported during the process nationwide.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, Ted Strickland, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors

Ohio.com

Thousands of Ohio third-graders escape the - failed' list for reading

In mid-June, after the second state reading test was scored and returned to Ohio schools, more than 16,000 elementary students faced another year in third grade after failing to achieve the cut score for the Third Grade Reading Guarantee.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Akron, OH, Cincinnati, OH

Ohio.com

Toddler, man shot at backyard gathering in Ohio

COLUMBUS: Police say a toddler was one of two people wounded by gunfire during a backyard gathering in northeastern Columbus.

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Navy Times

Ohio veteran cited for therapy ducks due in court

An Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his post-traumatic stress disorder is getting his day in court after being cited for violating an Ohio village ban, even though someone else already paid his fine.

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Daily Mail

Kim Kardashian's ex Ray J accused of grabbing woman's breast in sexual battery case

The sad final journey home: First bodies of MH17 victims leave Ukraine on transport plane as they begin trip to the Netherlands for painstaking identification process Tragedy as college graduate, 26, dies after being BURIED ALIVE by 10ft deep sand tunnel he was digging on the beach John Travolta can't stop former pilot bringing lawsuit so he can ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ray J, Black Entertainment, R-N-B, Kim Kardashian, Hot Chicks, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Entertainment, Drama, Television

WHAS11

Indiana driver, passenger killed in SW Ohio crash

State troopers say an Indiana man and his passenger were killed and two more drivers were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in southwest Ohio.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Missing concertgoer's body found at Ohio landfill

Lorain County sheriff's Capt. Jim Drozdowski says the body of 22-year-old Cory Barron of Fremont was found Tuesday at the county landfill in Oberlin, about 35 miles west of Cleveland.

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Daily Mail

Scraps from the table put your dog in danger: Animals' digestive...

A guest list fit for a prince! The Queen joins Harry, Zara and Kate at Kensington Palace for George's first birthday party Police fear Marine's missing pregnant wife was shot when she went on 'special day' hunting trip with married ex-Marine who was her lover and may have fathered her child ALL U.S. flights to Israel cancelled: FAA bans travel to ... (more)

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KAUZ

Bond insurers vow to fight Detroit financial plan

A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is set to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Science / Technology, NASA, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

The Times Bulletin

Wright brothers' mechanic honored at Ohio museum

The man who built the engine for Orville and Wilbur Wright's first powered aircraft has finally gotten his due.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Taylor, US Military, US Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Ohio.com

Cow made of butter to be revealed at Ohio fair

COLUMBUS: Officials unveiling butter sculptures of a cow and calf at the Ohio State Fair are ready to share names chosen for the pair after a social media contest.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Moscow subway chief fired after 22 killed in crash

Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles... Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity ... (more)

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Epidemic

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Man accused of enslaving woman to be sentenced

FILE - This undated file photo released by the Ashland County Sheriff's Office shows Jessica L. CLEVELAND - A man accused of enslaving a mentally disabled woman in northeast Ohio is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court in Youngstown.

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Cybercast News Service

Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

For the first time, working-class whites make up less than half of Ohio's eligible voters, part of a demographic shift in a key Midwestern swing state that is pushing political parties to widen their appeal beyond the once-dominant bloc.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, African-American

News Times

Working-class whites lose voting dominance in Ohio

David Vernon, 18, takes a break while reading on his porch in Columbus, Ohio, on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: African-American, US Politics, Barack Obama

News Herald

What to watch for during VA confirmation hearing

Bob McDonald will be in the congressional spotlight Tuesday, as he goes before the Senate committee charged with weighing his nomination to be the next Veterans Affairs secretary.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, US News, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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