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  1. Birds fly while the sun sets Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Philadelphia.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Door Reminder

    Bird flu spreads its wings Numerous new cases of avian influenza were discovered this week Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1z2uoyN Numerous new cases of avian influenza were discovered this week, including Iowa's largest egg-producing facility with 3.8 million hens. The count for affected chickens and turkeys is now over 8 million in the Midwest, with the hardest-hit being the states of Iowa and Minnesota, where Gov. Mark Dayton just declared a state of emergency.

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  2. Retiring Judge Shares Stories From Behind the BenchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NBC Chicago

    In his more than three decades on the bench, Federal Judge James Holderman saw some of society's worst. He sat in judgment of mobsters and crooked politicians.

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  3. Florida passes bill to require 24-hour waiting period for abortion servicesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    The Florida Legislature passed a bill Friday that would require a 24-hour waiting period for abortions, a time span Republicans said they hope will change some women's minds before undergoing the procedure. The issue saw emotional debate in the Senate for nearly an hour, with Democrats saying the proposal was simply a roadblock to interfere with women's rights and Republicans saying that women should have to wait before making such a major decision.

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  4. Questions after Indiana school stage collapse injures 16Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    More than ... . Capt. Charles Hollowell, left, of the Westfield Police Department said Thursday night April 24, 2015 that authorities don't have an exact number of injuries but are certain more than 12 were hurt.

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  5. Loan approval holds promise for rail safety upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Connecticut Post

    Metro-North Railroad commuters on the New Haven Line are on track to reap the benefits of nearly $1 billion dollar safety upgrade. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority , the nation's largest commuter rail network, was approved for a loan of $967.1 million for safety improvements to signal systems by the Federal Railroad Administration , New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday afternoon.

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  6. New Duncan superintendent guides students to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSWO

    New Duncan superintendent guides students to the future - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - DUNCAN, Okla._There's a new leader in town for Duncan Public Schools and she's bringing 25 years of experience with her.

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  7. They are coming, but will you build it?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Economist

    EVERY borough of New York City is growing. The city's population has risen 4% to 8.5m since 2010, and is expected to reach 9m by 2030.

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  8. Scott Walker's Labor EconomicsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    The good news is that Scott Walker is looking to advisers to educate him on the issues he will have to address if he wants to be elected President. The bad news is that on the economics of immigration the Wisconsin Governor is listening to Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions.

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  9. Ohio Needs a Second Dose of Labor ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich is considering a presidential run-and undoubtedly hoping to leverage his leadership of the quintessential swing state in the Electoral College. But if Mr. Kasich wants to compete against the likes of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, he must stand up for employees and against antiquated labor laws that have made Ohio uncompetitive against its Midwestern neighbors.

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  10. Traffic Tickets: Youa re forgiven. Now pay up.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Press-Enterprise

    Gov. Jerry Brown's budget for the next fiscal year proposes an amnesty that would help people with court-ordered debt for traffic infractions and some misdemeanors. The amnesty, if approved as part of the governor's 2015-16 budget, would apply to people with court-ordered debt for traffic infractions and some misdemeanors due before Jan. 1, 2013.

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  11. Google this: Florida House passes Internet regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Palm Beach Post

    The Florida House, ignoring opposition from Google and other big on-line companies, passed a bill to impose state-level regulations on the internet. It now heads to Gov. Rick Scott for consideration.

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  12. Cuomo Steering Clear of Staten Island Congressional RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo said today he won't make an endorsement in the special election for a congressional seat representing Staten Island and part of Brooklyn-despite taking sides in the district in the past.

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  13. Cost to protect Walker more than tripled since predecessorRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KRON 4

    Security costs for Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch last year were more than three times what it cost to protect Walker's Democratic predecessor in 2010, records released Friday to The Associated Press show.

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  14. North Dakota OKs new oil tax framework, ends price triggersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KRON 4

    With oil prices sinking enough that drillers may soon see a more favorable tax rate, North Dakota lawmakers approved a new framework Friday that cuts the price-triggered exemption in exchange for a lower tax rate. North Dakota's House voted 66-26 after a contentious debate to shave the state's oil tax rate from 11.5 percent to 10 percent.

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  15. Montana governor signs Flathead water compactRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KRON 4

    Gov. Steve Bullock on Friday signed a bill containing the last and most contentious of seven tribal water compacts in Montana. The Democratic governor signed Senate Bill 262 surrounded by about 150 supporters, including bill sponsor Sen. Chas Vincent and Tribal Chairman Vernon Finley.

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  16. GOP Takes On Government, Campaign Finance Rules In BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  17. A look at some aspects of 3 Minnesota budget billsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    The House considered bills dealing with environmental and natural resource programs as well as state agency operations. The Senate acted on a bill to pay for health, human services and related programs.

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  18. More Read the original story

    1 hr ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A year after the children of radio personality Casey Kasem had to seek court action to see their ailing father, a new Iowa law aims to ensure that adult children can see their sick parents - granting them visitation rights unless the person's guardian goes to court to stop them. Gov. Terry Branstad signed the bill Friday.

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  19. Walker Stands Strong: Backs Up American Workers Against Open Borders Yet AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Breitbart.com

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker isn't backing down about protecting American workers from the effects of out of control illegal and legal immigration, even as seemingly everyone from the Institutional Left to the mainstream media to the GOP Washington establishment has come after him. In an interview with the Quad City Times in Iowa, Walker tripled down on the sentiment that American workers must come first when it comes to immigration levels-after doing so earlier this week in interviews with both Glenn Beck and Megyn Kelly.

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  20. Abortion waiting period approved by Florida lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Planned Parenthood of North Florida, Inc. is trying to increase public awareness that is offers other health care services beyond abortion services. They want to be an option for people falling through the cracks between Medicaid and being able to afford health insurance.

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