US Governors Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Police sometimes turn on the citizen with a smartphone videoRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Smartphones are making it easier than ever for people to record police encounters with the public, providing evidence of beatings and shootings that wouldn't have existed otherwise. But some police departments are responding to the scrutiny by arresting citizen videographers on such charges as obstruction or interfering with a crime scene.

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  2. Erika could still cause flooding in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Erika is no longer a tropical storm, but could still bring heavy rains and spark flooding as it heads to Florida from the Caribbean, the National Hurricane Center said Saturday. Early Saturday, Erika was between Haiti and Cuba.

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  3. Christie's new N.H. 2016 pitch: 'Dangerous times' call for a lawman like himRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    LACONIA, N.H. - He's a second-term Republican governor of a state of 8 million people, but you'd be forgiven if, after seeing Gov. Chris Christie 's latest stump speech in New Hampshire, you came away thinking that he was still the U.S. Attorney for New Jersey. Christie was back in the first-in-the-nation primary state Saturday, decrying what he termed an epidemic of lawlessness, crime and addiction and casting himself as the only antidote to it because of his federal law enforcement background.

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  4. 'I Have More Class Than That': Wasserman-Schultz Reacts to O'Malley Slamming DNCRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    The Democratic National Committee held an event yesterday where pretty much everyone of their candidates spoke. But it was Martin O'Malley who ended up getting the most attention for calling out the DNC itself for limiting the number of debates on their side.

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  5. Report: Retroactive OT ordered for Walker security detailRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    A television station reports federal authorities are ordering retroactive overtime for Wisconsin State Patrol officers who serve as bodyguards for Gov. Scott Walker and other state officials. WKOW-TV reports the U.S. Department of Labor is requiring the Wisconsin Department of Transportation to award overtime pay dating to May 19, 2013, to nine State Patrol officers.

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  6. ICYMI: New Jersey Car Seat Laws Will Change Next Month, What Parents Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Earlier this year, Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation which changes the way parents and care takers must use car seats in the state of New Jersey. New Jersey state law currently requires all children under the age of 8, weighing less than 80 lbs., to ride in the back seat of a vehicle in either a child safety seat or booster seat.

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  7. Amusement Ride Catches Fire/ Child Porn Charges/ 30 Cars Burglarized/ Medical MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    All five UCTVS schools were named in the annual Newsweek Top 500 public high schools survey, and six towns made NJ Monthly's top list, too. Securely dispose your personal papers at the next Mobile Paper Shredding event, a service of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

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  8. O'Malley, Sanders: DNC rigging nomination with debate scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hot Air

    "We are the Democratic Party, not the undemocratic party!" Martin O'Malley declared yesterday at the Democratic National Committee summer meeting, protesting the small number of debates before the primaries begin in early 2016. Four debates is not enough, O'Malley said, and accused the DNC of attempting to derail democracy by shutting down dissent.

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  9. $274,900 Asking Price for 3-Bedroom Rosewood Trail HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The data collection identified a list of towns and the numbers of users in each community, but did not reveal names. Gov. Chris Christie has criticized Hillary Clinton in recent days over her use of private email to do State Department business.

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  10. Cuomo announces launch of New York State Fair mobile appRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    New York State Fairgoers will have a new tool at their disposal, as Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of a New York State Fair mobile app. The free app allows users to create a custom itinerary of events, purchase tickets and check the GPS-enabled map so they can navigate around the 375-acre fairgrounds, among many other features.

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  11. Pro teams push California to offer high-stakes rafflesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSWO

    As hight-stakes charity raffles gain popular... California's major league sports clubs and a leading raffle vendor are lobbying state lawmakers for the exclusive right to conduct charitable gambling at professional sports venues to sell raffle tickets that pay out half the proceeds as prize money and send the other half to charities of their choice. It would apply to 18 professional sports teams, 23 minor league teams and at several golf and racing events in the state.

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  12. New Orleans reflects on lessons of Hurricane Katrina, 10 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    Saturday marked 10 years to the day since Hurricane Katrina made landfall in New Orleans. Eighty percent of the city was flooded as the storm devastated the Gulf Coast in August 2005.

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  13. Erika fizzles but a rain threat to Florida remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Tropical Storm Erika has dissipated. The National Hurricane Center released the last advisory for Erika at 9:30 Saturday morning.

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  14. $999K Asking Price for 6-Bedroom Lake Shore Drive HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A New Jersey mother described the troubles with her daughter's heroin addiction, and how a system failed her. Briana Hoppel died last year.

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  15. Iowa Poll: Clinton 54%, Sanders 20%, Biden 11%Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    In a new Suffolk University poll of Democratic voters in Iowa, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had a huge lead at 54 percent, followed by Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders at 20 percent, Vice President Joe Biden at 11 percent), former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley at 4 percent and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb at 1 percent.

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  16. First takeRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Ridenbaugh Press

    Are you one of the people who like the idea of electing someone from "outside" - a president who hasn't been tainted by all that politics, who can just "tell it like it is"? Sound good? It's a crock. Check out this piece by John Harwood pointing out some of the many problems with the idea, principally that most "outsiders" aren't really outsiders, that most who are, don't win, and the few who do tend to have weak records in office.

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  17. Tropical Storm Erika to lose steam, but death toll risingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    Tropical Storm Erika began to lose steam yesterday as it skirted along the southern coast of the Dominican Republic, but it left behind a trail of destruction that included at least a dozen people killed on the small eastern Caribbean island of Dominica, authorities said. Heavy winds from the storm toppled trees and power lines in the Dominican Republic.

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  18. GOP: The Party of Economic ConstipationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Do you remember when GOP stood for Grand Old Party instead of Getting Optimum Payola? You know, when our elected representatives actually represented the people instead of only the richest corporate fat cats? I know it seems as if it has been the way it is now forever, but it wasn't all that long ago that things were different. And they were not just a little different, they were VERY different.

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  19. Our Opinion: Beyond the storm, many found a renewed lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    The hurricane had wandered, changed courses and finally crept toward the fragile coastal lowlands and beaches of Mississippi and Alabama. People had ample warning and millions evacuated in one way or another as the urge to move out of its path became more dire.

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  20. Biden faces hurdles as he weighs late 2016 bidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WFFT-TV Fort Wayne

    As Vice President Joe Biden continues to contemplate a late entry into the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, he faces obstacles toward arriving at yes -- not least of which is his own emotional state three months after his son's death. After a week of meetings with key Democrats -- including influential Sen. Elizabeth Warren and labor leader Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO -- Biden on Friday didn't appear any closer to making a decision, which advisers still expect is weeks away. 2 comments