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  1. Kentucky aiming to revamp services for elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Kentucky is overhauling its elderly services with the aim of stretching resources and helping aging baby boomers remain independent and live out their final years at home, rather than in an institution. The state has struggled to keep up with demand, forcing many elderly residents to remain on waiting lists for critical programs or enter nursing homes earlier than necessary.

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  2. Fox Conveniently Forgets Who Threw Snafus Into ACA Verification ProcessRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    ... politically charged issue of income verification, which has remained a key GOP argument against the healthcare reform law. The administration had already warned that it would end coverage for the 966,000 individuals whose immigration status could ...

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  3. Orange County D.A. proposal: Criminals would pay countyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    The proposal went before the Rules, Enactments and Intergovernmental Relations Committee on Wednesday and the Public Safety and Emergency Services Committee Thursday. "It gives us one more tool in the law enforcement arsenal to combat crime by taking the profit out of crime," Hoovler said.

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  4. Report: Vikings do not see AP 'in their future'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Adrian Peterson 's season is in serious jeopardy as he remains on the Commissioner Exempt list after an indictment for child-abuse charges. He continues to collect money from the Vikings but remains deactivated.

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  5. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    The state's grievance arbitration system was designed to protect public employees from discipline without just cause and violations of their employment contracts. Yet some arbitrator decisions reinstating police officers terminated for criminal activity or alleged criminal activity have called into question whether the arbitration system serves the interest of public trust in law enforcement.

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  6. Health: Recognizing and protecting young children from abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | State Journal

    ... substance abuse and abuse of animals. Adults who have these problems should never be left in charge of a baby's care. By law, every person is required to report suspected child abuse. For situations where there is immediate danger, call 911. To ...

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  7. Concord police investigating stabbing at house partyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

    ... uncovers how Bay Area Police are using a program to access cell phone data that was part of a secret program. Bay Area law enforcement agencies investigated thousands of cases of suspected domestic violence in 2013, but in some places, KTVU found ...

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  8. FDA revises food safety rules due next yearRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KFBB

    ... final rules are due in 2015, and the FDA has been haggling over how to write them since Congress passed a food safety law in 2010. Regulators say balancing the need for tighter food safety standards after major food-borne illness outbreaks in ...

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  9. Davis Intends to Use Executive Action, Veto Power if ElectedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    ... against Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott . She singled out two bills - a repeal of the state's in-state tuition law for illegal immigrants and an "Arizona-style" immigration bill banning sanctuary cities - as measures she would veto if they ...

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  10. Lena Mitchell: Domestic violence isn't a distant NFL issue, but a daily local oneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    Domestic violence has recently become a focus because of charges against players in the National Football League, though it remains one of those issues whispered about and kept secret behind closed doors. Don't let media attention to these cases distract from the fact that domestic violence is a daily issue in our own communities, one that local families, law enforcement and rescue groups must deal with daily.

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  11. Technician, Pipeline - SeymourRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Engineering Times

    Enterprise Products Partners L.P. is one of the largest publicly traded partnership and a leading North American provider of energy services to producers and consumers of natural gas, natural gas liquids, crude oil, refined products and petrochemicals. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Enterprise Products is ranked 56th on the FORTUNE 500 and has more than 6,500 employees.

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  12. High school wrestling coach facing 20 charges related to alleged lewd actsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland

    ... uncovers how Bay Area Police are using a program to access cell phone data that was part of a secret program. Bay Area law enforcement agencies investigated thousands of cases of suspected domestic violence in 2013, but in some places, KTVU found ...

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  13. NFL at a crossroads: Can it repair its tarnished image?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... we don't like the NBA or baseball, but we don't all collectively stop to watch." Heather Draper covers banking, finance, law and sports business for the Denver Business Journal and writes for the "Finance Etc." blog. Phone: 303-803-9230.

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  14. PCB-contaminated site in Bennington named to federal Superfund listRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    A contaminated site off Bowen Road has been added to a federal list, which will fund its study and cleanup. According to an email from Raquel Snyder, congressional liaison from the Environmental Protection Agency Office of Congressional Affairs, the Jard site has been added to the National Priorities List of Superfund sites.

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  15. Dave DominaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... AND FED CATTLE. HE'S BEST KNOWN FOR HIS WORK IN THE COURTROOM. HE'S A PROMINENT TRIAL ATTORNEY, FORMED ARE THE DOMINA LAW GROUP 35 YEARS AGO. HE TRIED MORE THAN 330 CASES INCLUDING MORE THAN 200 ARGUMENTS WITH THE NEBRASKA SUPREME COURT. MANY TIMES ...

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  16. Pennsylvania Unemployment Rate Rose In AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The unemployment rate was 5.8 percent in August, up from 5.7 percent in July, according to data from the state Department of Labor and Industry. The August unemployment rate was down 1.6 percentage points from August 2013, the Department of Labor and Industry said.

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  17. Yamma Brown on father James Brown's domestic abuse: 'I hated him during those times'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Independent

    The late musician's daughter recalls growing up with Brown in new memoir Cold Sweat: My Father James Brown and Me James Brown 's daughter has recalled her harrowing experience of watching the musician repeatedly subject her mother to domestic abuse. Dr Yamma Brown is the daughter of Deirdre Jenkins, the singer's second wife whom he married in 1970 and divorced in 1979.

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  18. Domestic Violence More Likely for Same-Sex CouplesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    Domestic violence occurs at least as frequently - and likely more so - between same-sex couples, according to a review of literature conducted by researchers at Northwestern Medicine. "Evidence suggests that the minority stress model may explain these high prevalence rates," said senior author Richard Carroll, associate professor in psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and a psychologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

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  19. Journos, whistleblowers decry Obama's tightening noose on news, informationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    ... Signup Center to register for this newsletter. Two of the eight examples cited by Buzbee concerned the FOIA, the 1966 law that guarantees the public's right to access federal documents, subject only to nine specific exceptions: "One of the media - ...

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  20. Virginia House of Delegates Approves Resolution Hiring Lawyers to Defend State's Gay Marriage BanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Towleroad

    ... torney General acted within his authority and duty. This is just an anti-equality measure wrapped up in the guise of the law."

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