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2 hrs ago | WRAL.com

California permits outdoor dining with dogs

Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday said he signed a bill permitting pet dogs at restaurants with outdoor spaces.

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Related Topix: Dogs, Pets, Jerry Brown

5 hrs ago | KAUZ

1990 arson-murder rap tossed, man is set free

An Oklahoma oral surgeon whose filthy clinics led to the testing of thousands of patients for HIV and hepatitis permanently surrendered his professional license on Friday.

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Related Topix: Associated Press, Bob McDonnell

6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

National Guard to withdraw from a quieter Ferguson; night saw no unrest, few arrests

The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon, US Politics, US News, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, St Louis County, MO

7 hrs ago | Home

With 2016 in mind, Perry heads to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a recent indictment and tries to convince voters that he's an improved version of the 2012 candidate who stumbled badly.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US News

11 hrs ago | KNDO

Ex-Virginia governor talks about troubled marriage

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell wrote a long, forlorn email to his wife three years ago trying to save his marriage, calling her his "soulmate," yet he also said he grew so weary of her yelling that he began taking refuge in his office late at night rather than go home.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Bob McDonnell, Tobacco, Star Scientific

Thu Aug 21, 2014

WWLP

Obama pours cold water on Ice Bucket Challenge

President Barack Obama won't be taking part in the ice bucket challenge that is sweeping America to raise money and awareness for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, George Bush, Chris Christie

KLAS-TV Las Vegas

Guilty plea from marathon bombing suspect's friend

Former Gov. Bob McDonnell downplayed the significance of his joy ride in a Ferrari owned by a former CEO of a dietary supplement maker.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, Kentucky, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Stem Cell Research, Science / Technology

KRNV-TV Reno

Prosecutor urges Gov. Nixon to decide on removal

St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch says he has no intentions of removing himself from the Michael Brown case, and he is urging Gov. Jay Nixon to once and for all decide if he will act on calls for McCulloch's ouster.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon, St Louis County, MO

KFVS12

Nixon orders withdrawal of Guard from Ferguson

Gov. Jay Nixon is ordering the Missouri National Guard to begin withdrawing from Ferguson, where nightly scenes of unrest have erupted since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.

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Related Topix: Jay Nixon

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Liberia gives food in slum sealed to stop Ebola

The Atlanta hospital where two American aid workers were brought after getting infected with the Ebola virus will hold a news conference to discuss their discharge.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, Bob McDonnell, Virginia

KION 46

Remington shifts jobs from NY to Alabama

Remington is reducing its work force in New York, where the gun maker has operated a factory for nearly 200 years, and where new gun laws are in the spotlight.

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Related Topix: Ilion, NY, Andrew Cuomo

CBS Local

Former Va. Governor to Address Marriage at Trial

Former Va. Governor Bob McDonnell walks to his corruption trial at U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, August 18, 2014 in Richmond, Virginia.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, Wedding, Richmond, VA

Cybercast News Service

California drought stings bees, honey supplies

California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Honey, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Apiculture, Science, Agriculture, Los Banos, CA, Jerry Brown

Wed Aug 20, 2014

ABC 33/40

Father's claims he didn't kill driver get boost

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says the last four hostages have been released unharmed to end a standoff with two armed men in a southern Chicago suburb.

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Related Topix: Bob McDonnell, Angleton, TX

KION 46

Rick Perry hits the road

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is scheduled to be in court on Friday, but he won't be there.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Rick Perry, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Senator Rand Paul

WHAS11

Judge: Pence contradicted himself on gay marriage

DECEMBER 02: U.S. Rep. Mike Pence answers reporters questions during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol December 2, 2010 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Gay/Lesbian, US Senate, Jim DeMint, Indianapolis, IN, Louisville, KY

WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Texas Gov. Perry formally enters not guilty plea

An Arizona judge on Wednesday granted Jodi Arias' motion to delay the start of her planned Sept.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, Ohio, George Bush

KFBB

Dan Sullivan wins Alaska's Gop Us Senate primary

A tea party attempt to overcome a mainstream Republican came up short in Alaska as former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan won the GOP primary to become his party's candidate to take on U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in the fall.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Don Young, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Lisa Murkowski, Representative Cynthia Lummis, Matt Mead

WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Michael Brown shooting: Who's who in Ferguson

As the turmoil in Ferguson, Missouri, has boiled, new officials have taken the lead at each step as the town and the state grapple with how to quell the unrest.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St Louis County, MO, Jay Nixon, Florissant, MO

CBS Atlanta

Texas' Perry smiles for mug shot, gets ice cream

A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, US National Guard, US Military, Jay Nixon, Missouri

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