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  1. Pressure builds after Pacquiao win for MayweatherRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines, right, fights WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of the U.S. during their world welterweight title boxing match at the Venetian Macao in Macau, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao celebrates after defeating WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of the U.S. during their welterweight title boxing match at the Venetian Macao in Macau, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014.

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  2. Buffalo braces for flooding after snowRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Children play on top of a giant snow pile following a massive snow storm in Buffalo, New York. REUTERS/Mark Blinch Emergency workers filled thousands of sandbags as the area around Buffalo, New York braced for potential flooding as warming temperatures began to melt up to 2 metres of snow.

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  3. Evacuation plans readied as Buffalo flooding loomsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    One week before Thanksgiving, much of the nation is digging out from snowstorms, but the ground is bare in Alaska's largest city. One week before Thanksgiving, much of the nation is digging out from snowstorms, but the ground is bare in Alaska's largest city.

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  4. Beloved and controversial, DC's Marion Barry diesaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

    Beloved and controversial, DC's Marion Barry dies at 78 Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Former Mayor and current D.C. City Council member Marion Barry arrives at an event in March to endorse Mayor Vincent Gray's bid for re-election. Barry, who staged a comeback after a 1990 crack cocaine arrest, died early Sunday.

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  5. Scott Walker 2016? Announcement To Be Made...By Summer 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Townhall

    Scott Walker appears to be unbeatable. He's won in a purplish state three times , humiliating labor unions, accruing the support of conservatives, and increasing the odds of a presidential run in 2016.

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  6. Governor says evacuation, shelter plans being made in case of floodingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTVC

    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says evacuation plans are being prepared and the Red Cross is setting up shelters as rising temperatures melt 7 feet of snow in the Buffalo area, causing a risk of flooding. Cuomo says the only driving bans remaining in the area are in nearby Lackawanna and South Buffalo as snow removal crews continue to dig out streets.

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  7. Gov. McCrory in Shelby to talk pork with expected house leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Gov. Pat McCrory stopped in Shelby on Sunday to have lunch at Red Bridges Barbecue Lodge with Rep. Tim Moore, the Republican House members' choice for speaker.

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  8. Former Vermont Governor Blasts State's $450k Contract with Jonathan GruberRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Former Vermont Governor Jim Douglas is critical of the state's $450,000 personal services contract with controversial MIT economist Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare. "Hiring a consultant who has admitted deceiving the public is not the Vermont way," Douglas told Breitbart News in an exclusive interview.

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  9. Ducey to likely see state bills Brewer rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    Ducey to likely see Arizona bills Brewer rejected Arizona's incoming governor may be faced with a lot of the same bills his predecessor passed on. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1zPscX8 The Arizona Capitol Times reports that sponsors of legislation that Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed see Governor-elect Doug Ducey as a possible second chance.

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  10. Letter: La. can learn from Miss. over teacher retentionRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Advocate

    On Sept. 16, The Advocate ran an article, "La. Public School Teacher Retirements Remain Up," positing that veterans of the profession have accelerated their exit rate due to dissatisfaction with the direction our state has taken on public education under the leadership of Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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  11. Louisiana Spotlight: Big Oil lawsuit survives, so farRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Facing opposition from a powerful industry, the governor and many in the Legislature, a New Orleans-area flood board's lawsuit against dozens of oil, gas and pipeline companies seemed doomed early on. That ever-growing number means ever-increasing pressure on opponents of the lawsuit, filed in summer 2013, to let it run its expensive course and hope that the energy companies win.

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  12. Vermont group works against legalizing potRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    The national anti-legalization group Smart Approaches to Marijuana announced this past week it has a new Vermont affiliate to counter the pro-legalization Marijuana Policy Project. "By aligning with SAM, we can take advantage of their incredible knowledge base, research and skills," said Deborah Haskins, executive director of SAM-VT.

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  13. Missouri lawmakers hopeful for agriculture billRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFVS12

    Gov. Jay Nixon vetoed the bill last session, citing concerns with a provision shifting oversight of captive-deer farms from the Department of Conservation to the Department of Agriculture. Legislators plan to remove the deer provisions from a new version of the bill next session.

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  14. A Samoan affair with the Ma'afalaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Samoa News

    Food, fun, recipe contests and celebrity chefs take over on Day Two when the Ulu Summit and Festival moves to the Fagatogo Marketplace on Thursday, Dec. 6. Fest goers will see traditional cultural uses of the Ulu tree, as well as the many methods of cooking and special dishes demonstrated by renowned celebrity chef Sam Choy of Hawaii and Samoa's own Chef Sualua of the American Samoa Culinary Academy in Malaeimi. The knowledge sharing and fun occasion will provide opportunities for locals to enter samples of their special Ulu recipes to be featured alongside traditional and inventive culinary ulu delights from throughout the region and world.

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  15. Gov. Bentley: Alabama in a budget crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WALA

    Gov. Robert Bentley said he wants to be upfront with voters. The state is facing a budget crisis and fixing it the right way will require changes that some people probably won't like.

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  16. Video: 'Toxic brew' of flooding remains concern in BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Globe and Mail

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says authorities are preparing for a possible flood, including evacuation plans, after western New York was hit with seven feet of snow. Rough Cut .

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  17. Two Photos Explain Why Coastal California Continues to Be #1Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Environmental and Urban Economics

    I will spend Thanksgiving in Carpinteria, California . It is home to some of the world's most pleasant beaches.

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  18. Governor Cuomo criticizes National Weather Service on lake effect snow forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    In a recent press conference on storm clean-up in western New York, Governor Cuomo criticized the National Weather Service for their forecast on the several day lake effect snow event that buried the region in several feet of snow. Cuomo said the NWS did not indicate that the heavy snow bands would remain stationary and blast South Buffalo and the southern suburbs with the incredible snowfall rates.

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  19. Holiday clemency questions at gubernatorial transitionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Grits for Breakfast

    On Friday, Michael Hall at Texas Monthly wondered, " Will Rick Perry grant clemency to Max Soffar? " His post brought to mind two broader, related questions. First, will Rick Perry issue one more round of Christmas-time pardons , as has become his wont, before departing for the presidential campaign trail? And, second ... Will Greg Abbott exercise clemency more generously than Perry? Texas' longest serving governor rejected two-thirds of recommendations for clemency sent to him by the Board of Pardons and Paroles, for the most part allowing the constitutional pardon power to atrophy on his watch.

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  20. Why haven't we heard from Ferguson grand jury?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    The signs pointed to the grand jury drawing near a decision as to whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson will be charged with a crime for fatally shooting Michael Brown. But word leaked out Saturday that when the Missouri grand jury wrapped up its session Friday, it hadn't wrapped up the case .

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