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  1. Kasem's nightmare a lesson for millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Floyd County Times

    ... for days, the judge reversed his decision at the request of Kerri, her two siblings, Kasem's brother and his sister-in-law. Mercifully, he died two days later. The lesson for all of us is that completing an advance directive and assigning a ...


  2. Fairfax gets warrant for UVa abduction suspectRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A judge in Fairfax County has issued a bench warrant to bring the man accused of abducting a missing University of Virginia student to Fairfax to face charges in a separate crime. Fairfax County prosecutors sought and received the bench warrant Thursday for Jesse Matthew.


  3. Senators plan bill to block benefits for ex-NazisRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles County, claiming her photo was snapped at a hospital and went viral online. A woman who stabbed pencils in her eyes during a suicide attempt is suing Los Angeles County, claiming her photo was snapped at a hospital and went viral online.


  4. Capretta: Reestimating ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Review Online

    ... only way to make good on that promise was to have in hand a CBO cost estimate showing modest deficit reduction from the law's provisions. CBO delivered what the president was looking for with its final cost estimate of the legislation in March 2010. ...


  5. Defense Ministry finds long lost Harpaz Affair Barak DVDs hidden in ministry safeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    The Defense Ministry late Thursday night confirmed the shocking discovery of the long lost hidden DVDs of former defense minister Ehud Barak relating to the Harpaz Affair which has shaken the country's security establishment for years. The ministry made the confirmation after Channel 2 broke the story, with a Justice Ministry official saying that it learned of the breaking news from the television broadcast, and noting that, to the best of his knowledge, Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein had not been contacted.


  6. Minn. GOP will stop using photo of abused child in TV ad after grandmother complainsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... Last May, before the details of Eric Dean's death were widely known, the Legislature passed and Dayton signed a law that forbid county agencies from considering past abuse reports that were rejected when deciding whether to investigate a new report. ...


  7. Lawmaker reaches plea deal on sex assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    The former Assembly majority leader has agreed to plead no contest to two misdemeanor counts of fourth-degree sexual assault. The Journal Sentinel reports the district attorney's office will recommend a sentence of nine months in jail and three years of probation.


  8. You can put up to $18,000 in your 401(k) next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CNN

    Super savers and rich people will be able to put even more money in their 401 s next year. Starting in 2015, contribution limits for the tax-deferred retirement accounts will increase by $500 to $18,000, the Internal Revenue Service announced Thursday.


  9. RELEASE: CAP Issues Recommendations to Ensure Access to Family Planning Services for AllRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Center for American Progress

    A new issue brief released today by the Center for American Progress calls for improvements to the current health care system so that all women can access and receive the contraceptive services they need, emphasizing the importance of making family planning services available through a variety of service locations and payment methods. Access to family planning services is important not just for the 99 percent of sexually active women in the United States who use contraception at some point in their lifetimes but also for women's educational advancement and economic security.


  10. Survey exposes ugly side of the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS News

    ... frightening and sometimes violent threats are something women encounter all too often online. University of Maryland law professor Danielle... Wu went to the police, but most people harassed online don't. According to Pew, just 5 percent of those ...


  11. U.S. judge orders asset freeze against Texas tycoon Wyly after bankruptcyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    A U.S. judge said Thursday she would ordered the assets of Texas tycoon Sam Wyly temporarily be frozen after the formerly reported billionaire filed for bankruptcy. During a hearing in Manhattan, U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin said she was "not very happy" about the bankruptcy filing, which came after she ordered him and the estate of his late brother Charles to pay $187.7 million plus interest for engaging in fraud.


  12. UPDATE 1-Critics of Dow herbicide sue U.S. EPA over approvalRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Parkinson's disease. The lawsuit was filed by the Center for Food Safety and by Earthjustice, a nonprofit environmental law firm, on behalf of Beyond Pesticides, Center for Biological Diversity, the Environmental Working Group, the National Family ...


  13. Administration Freed Illegal Immigrants Charged with HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    ... investigation by the Inspector General. The internal audit, which concluded in August 2014, concluded that ICE broke the law in releasing the criminal illegal migrants. "It is baffling how an agency charged with homeland security and immigration ...


  14. *** UPDATED x1 *** Et tu, Andy?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    The BGA took time at the 2014 Annual Luncheon to highlight its partnerships with media organizations throughout Illinois and honor the Chicago Sun-Times and Michael W. Ferro, Jr. for their commitment to watchdog journalism. * Yes, the same Chairman Mike Ferro who ordered the firing of all CS-T staff photographers.


  15. Group hits Obama over fuel mandate in adsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    Biofuels group Fuels America is launching an ad campaign in Washington, D.C. targeting President Obama over the administration's proposed renewable fuel mandate. The Environmental Protection Agency proposal retreated on the amount of ethanol and biofuels refiners would have to blend into the nation's fuel supply in 2014 for the first time since the standards were implemented.


  16. RFP-Dell OptiPlex XE2 Minitowers & Seagate Barracuda Hard Drive.Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Cherokee Nation

    Cherokee Nation Entertainment, LLC, a tribal corporation of the Cherokee Nation is seeking bids for QTY-7 Dell OptiPlex XE2 Minitowers and QTY-7 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 - Hard Drive. ***Please review the attached product specifications documents for details.*** Return bids are due no later than Tuesday October 28, 2014 at 5:00PM and can be returned via email to Hossam Azar Please note that winning bid will be published.


  17. Grafton gives fish plant 30 days to stop smellsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    Authorities in southern Illinois have given an Asian carp processing plant 30 days to stop rotten odors or face a shutdown. Grafton Police Chief Chris Sullivan filed the ruling Wednesday against American Heartland Fish Products.


  18. Industry Push Poll Breaks Cardinal Research Rules, Claims Voters Oppose EPA Clean Power PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sierra

    A new industry-sponsored poll is resorting to biased push-poll tactics in an apparent attempt to offset the growing body of research that shows Americans support the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 's proposed carbon pollution standards for coal-fired power plants. The so-called "Partnership for a Better Energy Future," a self-described industry association that includes the American Petroleum Institute and the National Mining Association, has released new polling they claim shows voters nationwide and in swing states are wary of the EPA's Clean Power Plan.


  19. SC Comptroller General Sets (Another) Wedding DateRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | FITSNews

    According to a tweet from Payne, she and Eckstrom have set December 21 as the date for their wedding. Probably not "Keckstrom," as they are collectively known, have been engaged several times over the last few years.


  20. Listed firms manage 72% corporate governance score despite new criteriaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Nation

    The Thai Institute of Directors Association , with support from the Stock Exchange of Thailand, has released corporate-governance scores of 550 listed companies that averaged 72 per cent, which is considered satisfactory despite the application of more demanding criteria to meet the Asean CG Scorecard standard. "This is another year that the CGR project has made major progress in criteria development to meet the Asean standard," said Bandid Nijathaworn, president and chief executive of the IOD.