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3 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate
The City Council must first call the election for Nov. 4. The council is expected to do so Aug. 5. The City Council must first call the election for Nov. 4. The council is expected to do so Aug. 5. Whoever wins will serve until the May 2015 municipal election cycle, when they will have to file for re-election if they want to seek a full term on the ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Sunherald.com
We are certain Gov. Rick Perry did not take lightly the enormous responsibility as the state's commander-in-chief when deciding to deploy the Texas National Guard to the border region to support the Texas Department of Public Safety, which itself is helping an overwhelmed U.S. Border Patrol secure our international border with Mexico.
10 hrs ago | Mirfield Today
The Town Council is gearing up for Christmas. Yes I know that we are in the middle of a heatwave, but time and tide wait for no man.
14 hrs ago | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper
Gaga has spent two years recording an album of jazz standards with Tony Bennett called "Cheek to Cheek," to be released this fall.
Of all the inane things that have been said about the war between Israel and Hamas, surely one dishonorable mention belongs to comments made over the weekend by Benjamin J. Rhodes, deputy national security adviser for strategic communications.
IF ONE were looking for an occasion to convene fellow protesters, to make signs and placards, to post picket lines and to compose protest chants, many possibilities present themselves.
Percentage of former and current workers who approve of CEO drops by 24%, those who disapprove quadruples, after big layoffs hit Although Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's approval rating before the company's biggest-ever layoff was high enough to place him in the top 30 of U.S. chief executives, the percentage of employees, both current and former, ... (more)
The New York Times' editorial calling for a repeal of the federal ban on marijuana is fueling the decades-long debate on pot legalization.
There's an old saying attributed to the Native people of Alaska's panhandle: "A tall tree has fallen."
We know a fair amount about the drought that has now afflicted California for about three years: It has been the driest period since record-keeping began in the 19th Century.
That was Gov. Terry Branstad in 2011. Branstad said he believed alternative energy development could be the key to bringing to fruition two of the governor's main goals: Bringing 200,000 jobs to Iowa by 2016 and increasing family income by 25 percent.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley refuses to stay silent in front of the camera and likes to offer some creative input on set.
Abu Sayyaf gunmen attacked Filipino civilians traveling to celebrate the end of Ramadan with their families on Monday, killing 21, including at least six children, in a brazen road attack that was the bloodiest in recent years by the violent militant group, police and military officials said.
A recent Ohio appeals-court ruling that cruiser dash-camera videos are confidential "investigatory materials," rather than open public records, threatens Ohioans' ability to monitor police and defend against abuse.
Diversity MBA Magazine has named Michael Sekoni of East Lansing as one of its 2014 Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executive and Emerging Leaders.
Paul Ryan is counting on this: Because he says he wants to preserve a safety net, speaks with concern about poor people and put out a 73-page report, many will elide over the details of the proposals he made last week in his major anti-poverty speech.
Punish Sharpton for attacks on police He's stirring up racial outrage and undeserved disdain for cops Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rIzyuv ** FILE ** The Rev.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 06:04 pm
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