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2 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Bieber charged with assault over photo incident

California regulatory judges have issued a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight... California regulatory judges recommended a $1.4 billion penalty on Tuesday - the largest safety-related levy ever against a public utility ... (more)

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2 hrs ago | KATV Little Rock

Revel casino follows Showboat, closes its doors

1, 2014, in Atlantic City, N.J. . A lone man is playing slots at Revel Casino Hotel Monday, Sept.

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2 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

Attorney: Detroit needs debt plan to survive

Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a judge with the start of the city's bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt should be approved.

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3 hrs ago | KAUZ

Police: Slaying of teen whose body burned random

A Princeton University employee and marijuana legalization activist who says he was told to choose between his job and using medical marijuana is on paid leave as the university works to figure out accommodations for his... A spokesman says more than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 are still being sought.

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6 hrs ago | KAUZ

Court: US can withhold Guantanamo detainee images

Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in northern Arizona had said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much... A 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an instructor with an Uzi at an Arizona shooting range said immediately after the shooting ... (more)

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6 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

Former Va. governor's corruption case goes to jury

2, 2014, in Richmond, Va. Police reports released Tuesday say a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed a shooting range instructor with an Uzi in northern Arizona had said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much... A 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an instructor with an Uzi at an Arizona shooting range said ... (more)

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10 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

5 things you need to know Tuesday

2. Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1uesK6x We have issued a Yellow Alert for Tuesday for p.m. showers and T-storms.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Washington Post

Tobacco commission grants go to family connections

A Virginia commission that invests money from a national tobacco settlement gave $21 million to an economic development group and a telephone cooperative run by family members of the commission's powerful chairman, according to a review of grants by The Associated Press.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

A. Barton Hinkle on How Handouts Corrupt All Governors

The prosecution wants to show that Jonnie Williams, the nutritional-supplement salesman who showered McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, with money and pricey gifts, got something special in return: the governor's intercession on behalf of Williams' company, Star Scientific.

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NBC29

McDonnell Corruption Trial: Jury Deliberations to Begin Tuesday

The corruption trial against former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife is expected to reach a new stage Tuesday.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

5 things to know about former Va. governor trial

Jurors will begin deliberations Tuesday in the public corruption trial of former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, who could face decades in prison and millions of dollars in fines if convicted.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

McDonnell trial: Jury instructions can affect the outcome | With Video & Photo Gallery

In a way, what Judge James Spencer is going to ask jurors in the trial of Bob and Maureen McDonnell to do will be to read the minds of the former governor and first lady of Virginia.

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RecordNET

Pitts: Hypocrisy deep in the heart of Texas?

That said, the 47th governor of Texas, one James Richard Perry, certainly gave it his best shot when he faced the camera at the Travis County Courthouse last week.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Hawk Eye

Prosecutor: McDonnells had 'corrupt understanding'

Prosecutors are asking jurors to focus on two questions at the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell a ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

Rescuers race to reach trapped miners in Nicaragua

The worst drought in a generation has pushed California lawmakers to overhaul the state's longstanding "pump-as-you-please" groundwater policy under a package of bills lawmakers sent Friday to Gov. Jerry Brown.

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KFVS12

Slice of Princess Diana's wedding cake auctioned

A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.

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NWAonline

Final arguments on McDonnells: Bribery vs. just 'tacky'

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife took bribes and used their political muscle to promote a sketchy nutritional supplement because they were deeply in debt and couldn't refuse the more than $165,000 in loans and gifts, including designer dresses and a Rolex watch, prosecutors said Friday.

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KFVS12

Comedian Tracy Morgan still struggling after crash

The New York Police Department said Friday it's under investigation for a second restraint-related death, this one involving a drugged, emotionally disturbed man four days before a fatal videotaped chokehold... The New York Police Department said Friday it's under investigation for a second restraint-related death, this one involving a drugged, ... (more)

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KMBC-TV

Arguments wrap in trial of former Va. Gov. McDonnell

Closing arguments concluded Friday in the trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WAND-TV Decatur

Officials: 2 dead in suicide attack in Afghanistan

Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than... Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to ... (more)

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