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Judge strikes Florida's same-sex marriage ban

Gay and lesbian rights advocates continued their undefeated run Thursday when a federal judge ruled Florida's same-sex marriage ban to be unconstitutional -- though he didn't go so far to allow such marriages as to take place right away.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

States' leading lethal injection expert ends role

An anesthesiologist said he would no longer act as an expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods, creating another hurdle for corrections departments scrambling to find workable execution systems.

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Newberry Observer

Lawmakers and school officials: Stay out of our bodily wastes

Why is it that the same conservatives who so desperately want "big government" out of our lives are at the same time so darn eager to have officials involved in our urination? Despite major studies showing that suspicion-less drug testing is not an effective means of identifying or deterring drug use, state and federal officials continue to promote ... (more)

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

La Prensa

Retiring FALCON Chair Espinoza receives surprise award

But this time, he found himself on the receiving end of a surprise award from his colleagues.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Common Dreams

Lawmakers and School Officials: Stay out of Our Bodily Wastes

Why is it that the same conservatives who so desperately want "big government" out of our lives are at the same time so darn eager to have officials involved in our urination? Despite major studies showing that suspicion-less drug testing is not an effective means of identifying or deterring drug use, state and federal officials continue to promote ... (more)

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Economist

Late arrival

BRINGING true high-speed rail to America has long been one of President Barack Obama's goals.

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Ashland Times-Gazette

Relative of county residents killed by dogs in Florida

A local family is mourning the loss of 6-year-old Joel Chirieleison, who was killed Thursday, Aug. 7 by two family pit bulls in Fanning Springs, Florida.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Slashdot

Toxic Algae Threatens Florida's Gulf Coast

As reported by Discovery News, After Toledo had to temporarily ban residents from using tap water last weekend because of a toxic algae bloom on Lake Erie, you probably figured that we'd filled the quota of bad algae-related news for the summer.

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News Journal

Murray continues to elude authorities

Murray continues to elude authorities 52-year-old has been on run for 3 years, previously spent 9 years on the lam Check out this story on mansfieldnewsjournal.com: http://ohne.ws/Ve3mAE In March 2011, the Richland County division of the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Murray at a residence in the 100 block of Miller Street, ... (more)

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

TwinCities

$11B later, high-speed rail is still inching along

High-speed rail was supposed to be President Barack Obama's signature transportation project, but despite the administration spending nearly $11 billion since 2009 to develop faster passenger trains, the projects have gone mostly nowhere, and the United States still lags far behind Europe and China.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

TheCourier.com

Dead or alive? Judge, agency disagree

By RYAN DUNN Staff Writer A Hancock County judge ruled last year that Donald Miller Jr. was legally dead, even as Miller stood in front of the judge.

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West Side and South Side Leader

South Side News & Notes

The Springfield Board of Trustees agreed to accept two Federal Emergency Management Agency and Assistance to Firefighters Grant awards totaling $490,775 at a special July 31 meeting.

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Crescent-News.com

Barbara Kurtz

Barbara Jean Kurtz, 59, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014, at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis, where she had been a patient.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

CaHSR Blog

New York Times Asks Wrong People Why HSR Is Struggling

Rather than ask a bunch of HSR experts about the reasons why President Obama's high speed rail plans are struggling , the New York Times asked a bunch of HSR critics and opponents.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

News 4 Jax

Banks could face charges in marijuana sales

The manufacture and sale of low-grade THC marijuana, known as Charlotte's Web, is expected to be a $200 million a year business in Florida.

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Morning Journal

Elizabeth Bruno

Elizabeth S. Bruno,92, formerly of East Palestine, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at the Parkside Health Care Center in Columbiana.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

TheCourier.com

Gilboa man gets 28 years

GARY BADERTSCHER made no statement Tuesday in Putnam County Common Pleas Court as he was sentenced to 28 years in prison for sex crimes involving minors.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Daily Beast

2016 Just May Be the GOP Base's YearBy Lloyd Green

The elites almost always win the intra-GOP battle against the voting base. But next election, the tables may finally turn.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Toledo Blade

Women in Wind celebrates 35 years

Becky Brown, founder of the women's motorcycle club called Women in the Wind, started the club 35 years ago in Toledo.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

News Herald

Stupidity of some thieves is hilariousStupidity of some thieves is...

Stupidity of some thieves is hilarious A news story out of Florida a week or so ago, got me thinking about people Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://ohne.ws/1rWYtul A news story out of Florida a week or so ago got me thinking about people whose foolish negative activities get them in trouble.

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