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  1. Washington gov. signs overhaul of medical marijuana marketRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, center, gathers with lawmakers and supporters as he speaks before signing a bill Friday, April 24, 2015 at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., that overhauls Washington's medical marijuana market. The bi... .

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  2. Court: Family of teen shot across border can't sue in USRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Starbucks says a sales register computer glitch has disrupted sales at company-operated stores in the United States and Canada. Starbucks says a sales register computer glitch has disrupted sales at company-operated stores in the United States and Canada.

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  3. Attorneys: Memo shows special treatment for reserve deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Bates, a 73-year-old Tulsa County reserve deputy who fatally shot a suspect who was pinned down by ... Attorneys for a man killed by a Tulsa County reserve deputy have released a report they say outlines a 2009 internal investigation showing colleagues expressed concerns about the volunteer's performance soon... Several members of an Oklahoma sheriff's department raised serious concerns years ago about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained suspect, according to a... A Minneapolis man has been charged with threatening law enforcement officials and an informant after authorities charged six men earlier this week with trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group.

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  4. Why do politics of genocide get in the way of official recognition?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Gulstan Dart spoke about the matter with Martin Morales, the chair of the Political and Global Studies department at Cosumnes River College. On Monday, California's Assembly and Senate both passed resolutions recognizing the genocide.

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  5. Ex-Guantanamo detainees in Uruguay protest at US EmbassyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KAUZ

    Attorneys for a man killed by a Tulsa County reserve deputy have released a report they say outlines a 2009 internal investigation showing colleagues expressed concerns about the volunteer's performance soon... Several members of an Oklahoma sheriff's department raised serious concerns years ago about the performance and training of a volunteer deputy now charged in the fatal shooting of a restrained suspect, according to a... A Minneapolis man has been charged with threatening law enforcement officials and an informant after authorities charged six men earlier this week with trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group.

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  6. Bill would allow judges to consider PTSD as factor in sentencing of veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    A veteran's well-documented campaign for a pardon from Governor Scott Walker has resulted in proposed legislation that would allow judges to consider post-traumatic stress disorder as a mitigating factor in sentencing. Marine Corps veteran Eric Pizer first told his story to 27 News in 2013 about punching a man during an after-bar altercation in Grant County, while on leave in 2004.

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  7. With Budget Negotiations Stalled, Republicans Consider Partially Funding GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | APRN

    The Legislature has now gone five days past its statutory deadline, and still an agreement on the budget has not been reached. Negotiations on whether lawmakers will tap the constitutional budget reserve - a $10 billion rainy day fund - have gone slowly.

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  8. Tennessee governor signs bill allowing handguns in parksRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Vallejo News

    Licensed handgun owners are allowed to carry their weapons in parks throughout Tennessee under a bill signed by Governor Bill Haslam on Friday, even if local governments would like to ban the practice. Haslam, a Republican, said he had reservations about an early version of the bill, but signed the final measure that made it clear that guns are not allowed at school-related activities taking place in parks.

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  9. Former Monterey lifeguard honored for 2010 rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Monterey County Herald

    Sacramento >> A state lifeguard from Monterey was honored Thursday with the Medal of Valor, the highest honor given state employees, during a Sacramento ceremony. On Oct. 25, 2010, Justin McHenry was called to the scene of a rescue at Carmel River State Beach, where two tourists had been hit by a rogue wave and dragged into the sea.

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  10. Ted Cruz knocks Scott Walker on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Ted Cruz on Friday took a shot at rival presidential contender Scott Walker for comments the Wisconsin governor has made regarding immigration policy. Cruz opposes comprehensive immigration reform that includes a path to citizenship for the estimated 11-12 million illegal immigrants living in the United States. 1 comment

  11. Wolf Administration To Begin Reorganizing Medicaid PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBS Local

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    3 hrs ago | News Times

    NTSB photo of Elias Kontanis investigating the cause of the May 17, 2013 train derailment in Bridgeport, Conn. Photo: Contributed Photo Metro-North Railroad commuters on the New Haven Line are on track to reap the benefits of nearly $1 billion dollar safety upgrade.

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  13. Bullock to sign water compact despite pending lawsuitRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Navajo Times

    The bill would grant state approval of the agreement between the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes and the state and federal governments. That pact recognizes the tribes' historical water rights and ensures non-tribal members continue to receive water.

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  14. Walton County School Officials Suspend District ExamsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WJHG-TV Panama City

    Walton County students will see less end-of-course exams this year. The Walton County School Board made the decision earlier this week.

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  15. Flurry of budget offers, but no budging by House or SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Palm Beach Post

    With exactly one week left in the 60-day regular session, the two sides showed no sign of bridging the $4.2 billion difference between them in the lone bill they have to approve each year - a budget. A big dollar gap is one thing: Florida lawmakers racing toward adjournment frequently just split-the-difference on scores of spending issues.

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  16. Former Perry Lawyer Picked to Hear Appeal in Perry IndictmentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    Gov. Rick Perry speaks to press a day after a grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on Friday on charges of abuse of power August 16th, 2014 That's because Justice Bob Pemberton has worked for the former governor, representing him in court as his deputy general counsel. After that job, Perry appointed him to the Third Court of Appeals , which is now considering a request from Perry's lawyers to dismiss the abuse-of-power charges against him.

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  17. Sweet Land of LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    Earlier this month, National Right to Life declared that “pro-life Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed into law the groundbreaking Unborn Child Protection from Dismemberment Abortion Act” . “The bill passed the state House of Representatives, 84-2, in February, and the state Senate, 37-4, last week.

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  18. The GOP Should Punish John Kasich for Expanding ObamaCare in OhioRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Accuracy In Media

    Yup, a great take by the Washington Examiner's Philip Klein on Ohio Governor John Kasich's ObamaCare expansion in his state. Spencer Irvine Spencer Irvine graduated from Brigham Young University in International Relations and currently works for AIM running operations and social media.

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  19. Senate confirms Motl as political practices commissionerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KFBB

    The Senate confirmed Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock's appointment on a vote of 29-21 Friday. Motl's term will end Dec. 31, 2016.

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  20. Jindal: Religious Beliefs Between Us and God, Not Us and HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Gov. Bobby Jindal challenged a statement made by Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton that "religious beliefsa have to be changed" in order to accommodate abortion. Jindal, a likely 2016 contender, said Friday, "That's crazy talk.

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