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  1. Medical device company executive plans run against Rep. John KlineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Star Tribune

    Craig told the Star Tribune that next month she plans to step down from the executive leadership team at St. Jude Medical to prepare to seek the DFL nomination in 2016. She plans on staying with the company, where she has worked in various management positions for a decade, in a strategic capacity.

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  2. Federal judge stays Alabama gay marriage ruling for 2 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    A federal judge has put a temporary hold on her decision that overturned Alabama's gay marriage ban, but indicated she will soon answer a key question: Must state probate judges issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples when the stay is lifted? U.S. District Judge Callie V. S. Granade on Sunday refused the Alabama attorney general's request to put her ruling on hold until the U.S. Supreme Court takes up the issue of gay marriage later this year. However, Granade did issue a 14-day stay to give the state time to ask the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for a lengthier delay.

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  3. Legislature gives final OK to $17M disaster relief billRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Star Tribune

    The Legislature on Monday gave final approval to $17 million in recovery dollars for 47 counties and three American Indian reservations that suffered damages and other expense from flooding last June. The House voted unanimously in favor of the legislation on Monday afternoon.

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  4. Scoreboard Roundup - 1/26/15Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former CIA officer was convicted of illegally disclosing national defense information on Monday.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, former CIA offic... -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the possibility of increased cooperation with the U.S. is "definitely always there" after the two nations have ... The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair".

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  5. Lakers Star Kobe Bryant Set for Shoulder SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former CIA officer was convicted of illegally disclosing national defense information on Monday.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, former CIA offic... -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the possibility of increased cooperation with the U.S. is "definitely always there" after the two nations have ... The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair".

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  6. Three GOP Senators Fight Against Koch Brothers Critics on Election SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    David Koch Photo Credit: Bo Rader/Wichita Eagle/MCT via Getty Images / Charles Koch Photo Credit: Paul Zimmerman/WireImage - They have been called "radical," "toxic," and even "un-American," but over the weekend, three likely Republican presidential contenders defended the billionaire Koch brothers, who are reportedly planning to spend nearly $900 million to support conservative candidates and causes during the 2016 election cycle. "Let me be very clear, I admire Charles and David Koch," Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, told ABC's Jonathan Karl at a forum sponsored by Freedom Partners, a non-profit backed by the brothers.

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  7. Senator: Government Shutdown Would `Make Us Look Like Clowns`Read the original story

    16 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Illinois Senator Dick Durbin is opposed to shutting down the government as Democrats and Republicans battle over a budget, and he says that if the government shuts down, it will make them `look like clowns.` "Senator: Government Shutdown Would `Make Us Look Like Clowns`" is categorized as "local". This video was licensed from Grab Networks.

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  8. Obama Writes Excuse Note for Girl Who Skipped School to Visit HimRead the original story

    16 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Kindergartener Alanah Poullard was attending a ceremony for wounded service members at the White House last week when she met President Barack Obama. She asked the president to write her an excuse letter for missing, and the president gladly obliged.

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  9. Guest Commentary: Hard workers deserve a living wageRead the original story

    17 min ago | Missourian

    This month, 20 states raised their minimum wages. That leaves a lot of states that aren't increasing the minimum wage - along with the federal government.

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  10. Kim Kardashian Shares Behind-the-Scenes Photos From Her Sexy Shoot With Kanye WestRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former CIA officer was convicted of illegally disclosing national defense information on Monday.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, former CIA offic... -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the possibility of increased cooperation with the U.S. is "definitely always there" after the two nations have ... The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair".

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  11. Hillary Clinton Also Lived Through The Blizzard of 1947Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Former U.S. president Bill Clinton and his wife, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, depart St. Ignatius Loyola Church after the funeral service for former New York Governor Mario Cuomo in the Manhattan borough of New York January 6, 2015. Cuomo, the three-time governor of New York and a leading voice of the Democratic Party's liberal wing who turned down several invitations to seek the U.S. presidency, died on January 1 at his home in Manhattan.

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  12. Fred Hiatt: We're cozying up to dictators againRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Dallas Morning News

    As President Barack Obama stumbles in implementing his own strategy for combating terrorism, the United States is reverting, almost by default, to an earlier, failed approach: a reliance on dictators to do our dirty work. The latest, and saddest, indication of Obama's capitulation to this oldthink has been signals sent by his administration that the United States will no longer insist on Bashar Assad's departure as leader of Syria, as Michael R. Gordon and Anne Barnard recently reported in The New York Times .

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  13. Jonathan Gruber Rappinga And DESTROYING Obamacare As We Know It [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Daily Caller

    Former White House advisor on health reform Jonathan Gruber is sworn in before a U.S. House Oversight and Government Reform hearing on "Examining Obama Transparency Failures" in Washington December 9, 2014. REUTERS/Gary Cameron - RTR4HB7Q Gruber, who called the American people "stupid" when explaining why he had to deceive people about the bill he wrote with President Obama, makes a fool of himself in this video, which we will present as Gruber gets ready for a call-back from the Rep. Jason Chaffetz's House Oversight and Government Reform Committee to get to the bottom of various Obamacare failures.

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  14. Standard and Poor's Downgrades Russia Credit Rating to JunkRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former CIA officer was convicted of illegally disclosing national defense information on Monday.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, former CIA offic... -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the possibility of increased cooperation with the U.S. is "definitely always there" after the two nations have ... The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair".

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  15. Gas Prices Continue to Drop, Down Two Cents from Last WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former CIA officer was convicted of illegally disclosing national defense information on Monday.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, former CIA offic... -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the possibility of increased cooperation with the U.S. is "definitely always there" after the two nations have ... The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair".

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  16. Facebook Releases New 'Lite' App That Uses Less DataRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    A former CIA officer was convicted of illegally disclosing national defense information on Monday.According to the U.S. Department of Justice, former CIA offic... -- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the possibility of increased cooperation with the U.S. is "definitely always there" after the two nations have ... The Nebraska State Fair has unveiled their theme for this year. It's "Fun is in the Fair".

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  17. Dan K. Thomasson: Speculation for the next president has already begunRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    The list of would be wannabes seems to grow daily. So far the Democrats don't have the same problem because of the intimidating presence of Mrs. Everything, Hillary R. Clinton.

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  18. Manfred hopeful of A's getting new ballpark in OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Paradise Post

    The A's have been blocked from building a stadium in San Jose, which is in Santa Clara County, a territory of the San Francisco Giants. A month after the club scrapped plans for a ballpark in Fremont, then-Commissioner Bud Selig appointed a committee in March 2009 to analyze the team's hopes of obtaining a stadium in its current territory.

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  19. EDITORIAL: Common ground to prevent veteransa suicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Fresno Bee

    Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., is the new chairman of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee. He said he hoped a bill aimed at reducing a suicide epidemic among military veterans would be the first signed into law this year by President Barack Obama.

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  20. York Dems look for youthful membersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | York Dispatch

    Tyrell Thompson, left, of York City hands out buttons reading "Celebrate Diversity" as African-Americans for York County Democrats host a get-together at G's Jook Joint for Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The Democratic Party of York County will re-launch its York County Young Democrats in super fashion during a Super Bowl watch party in York City on Sunday, said Bob Kefauver, chairman of the local party.

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