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  1. Hawaii bill would limit individuals' public records requestsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

    HONOLULU (AP) - A bill in the Hawaii Legislature could limit some people's rights to file public records requests with public agencies, raising concerns that it could reduce journalists' and community members' access to information.

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  2. Connecting keiki with what they eat; Educators come together to learn more about school gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | West Hawaii Today

    A dozen educators from around the island met with Hawaii's state farm-to-school coordinator Saturday for an overview of the program's current initiatives and best practices for helping gardens thrive. "Those of us who are in it know how important this is," said Donna Mitts of the Kohala Center's Hawaii Island School Garden Network.

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  3. Hawaii bill would ban licenses for some foreign fishermenRead the original story

    Thursday | KDWN

    Hawaii lawmakers are considering a proposal with the potential to cripple the state's commercial fishing industry after an Associated Press investigation found foreign fishermen confined to boats and living in subpar conditions. A 2016 AP investigation found that some fishermen earned less than $1 an hour and worked without most basic labor protections while catching premium seafood.

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  4. Rich in symbols, short on substance, UN resumes Syria talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAND-TV Decatur

    More than 50 million people are being warned to watch for high winds and possibly tornadoes as a storm system that pummeled California this week moves into the Midwest. More than 50 million people are being warned to watch for high winds and possibly tornadoes as a storm system that pummeled California this week moves into the Midwest.

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  5. Blacks and whites join in opposition to fees in Alabama cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Organizers of an annual Civil War re-enactment and a civil rights commemoration are ... More than 50 million people are being warned to watch for high winds and possibly tornadoes as a storm system that pummeled California this week moves into the Midwest. More than 50 million people are being warned to watch for high winds and possibly tornadoes as a storm system that pummeled California this week moves into the Midwest.

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  6. Bills targeting transgender bathroom access are flounderingRead the original story

    Thursday | CBS Atlanta

    Police in full riot gear have begun arresting Dakota Access pipeline opponents who remain in a protest camp in North Dakota in defiance of orders to leave. Police in full riot gear have begun arresting Dakota Access pipeline opponents who remain in a protest camp in North Dakota in defiance of orders to leave.

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  7. Trump vows to fight 'epidemic' of human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Alabama could be close to ending its one-of-a-kind practice of allowing judges to hand down death sentences despite a jury's recommendation for life in prison. Alabama could be close to ending its one-of-a-kind practice of allowing judges to hand down death sentences despite a jury's recommendation for life in prison.

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  8. Fritz Koenig, sculptor whose art withstood 9/11 attack, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Alabama could be close to ending its one-of-a-kind practice of allowing judges to hand down death sentences despite a jury's recommendation for life in prison. Bills to curtail transgender people's access to public restrooms are pending in a dozen states, but even in conservative bastions such as Texas and Arkansas they may be doomed by high-powered opposition.

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  9. Off-duty officer's fight with teens sets off protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KTEN-TV Denison

    A Los Angeles policeman is under investigation after a video appears to show him firing a single round... . Protesters then took to Euclid Street, blocking traffic and marching north toward Ball Road, where they congregated in the intersection for several minutes in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.... .

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  10. Conservative activist O'Keefe posts tapes targeting CNNRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC2 News

    O'Keefe has announced plans to release recordings on Feb. 23, 2017, that he said were made secret... The Arkansas Supreme Court has struck down a city's ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, but stopped short of saying whether a law aimed at prohibiting local LGBT... The Arkansas Supreme Court has struck down a city's ordinance banning discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity, but stopped short of saying whether a law aimed at prohibiting local LGBT protections is constitutional.

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  11. 10 Things to Know for TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The pl... . In this Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, photo released by China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Pandas, a worker feeds giant panda Bao Bao as she arrived at the Chengd... .

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  12. The Latest: Hungary to erect second fence to deter migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAND-TV Decatur

    African refugees and migrants, mostly from Sudan and Senegal, wait aboard a rubber boat out of control to be assisted by an NGO, 25 miles north of Sabratha, off the Libyan coast, early in the morning on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2016. . A woman from Ivory Coat holds her child, as they wait aboard a rubber boat out of control to be assisted by an NGO, 25 miles north of Sabratha, off the Libyan coast, early in the morning on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2016.

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  13. Trump meets with manufacturing CEOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday. North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday.

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  14. Olympic bid withdrawal new setback for Hungarian leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The decision late Wednesday Feb. 22, 2017 to withdraw Budapest's bid to host the 2024 Summer ... As the next dean of Yale Law School, Heather Gerken says a key challenge will be figuring how best to stand up for the rule of law. As the next dean of Yale Law School, Heather Gerken says a key challenge will be figuring how best to stand up for the rule of law.

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  15. Kansas guard Graham apologizes after traffic warrant arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday. North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday.

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  16. New Edition's Ronnie DeVoe announces wife expecting babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    DeVoe announced that his wife is pregnant through an ... Dozens of people, including children, were arrested early Thursday after clashing with Southern California police outside a home where a Los Angeles policeman fired a single round during an off-duty tussle with a... Dozens of people, including children, were arrested early Thursday after clashing with Southern California police outside a home where a Los Angeles policeman fired a single round during an off-duty tussle with a 13-year-old boy.

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  17. With electricity out, new EPA chief reached out to lobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    While Oklahoma's attorney general, emails show that new Environmental Protection Agency chief ... As the next dean of Yale Law School, Heather Gerken says a key challenge will be figuring how best to stand up for the rule of law. As the next dean of Yale Law School, Heather Gerken says a key challenge will be figuring how best to stand up for the rule of law.

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  18. Over 1,000 migrants rescued in 48 hours from MediterraneanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Refugees and migrants rest aboard Golfo Azurro, the Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue ship, after being rescued from a boat out of control at 25 miles north of Sabratha, off the Libyan coast, early in the morning on Thur... . African refugees and migrants, mostly from Sudan and Senegal, look at the sea aboard Golfo Azurro, the Spanish NGO Proactiva Open Arms rescue ship, after being rescued from a boat out of control at 25 miles north of Sabratha,... .

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  19. Nick Cannon welcomes baby boy Golden 'Sagon' CannonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Cannon announced the birth of son Golde... A South Carolina pastor who canceled a Bible study at his church because he was late leaving his day job may have averted a second round of deadly shootings shortly after nine black worshippers had been killed at... A South Carolina pastor who canceled a Bible study at his church because he was late leaving his day job may have averted a second round of deadly shootings shortly after nine black worshippers had been killed at another black church. North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday.

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  20. Jackie Evancho wants to meet Trump on transgender rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday. North Dakota's governor says few dozen Dakota Access pipeline protesters still occupying a sprawling encampment on federal land will have another chance to leave peacefully Thursday.

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