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  1. Michigan rally shows support for ex-Marine held by IranRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | SFGate

    Mohammad Hussein, 5, listens during a rally for Amir Hekmati in Bay City, Mich., on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 to mark the four-year anniversary of Iran's refusal to free the former U.S. Marine from prison. Hekmati has been in an Iranian prison since 2011, although the U.S. government denies he's a spy and has repeatedly called for his release.

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  2. The Latest: Nancy Pelosi praises New Orleans' progressRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | NBC29

    A sheriff's deputy in uniform has died after he was fatally shot while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station.

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  3. Gay marriage issue likely to pop up againRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Louisiana was one of the last states to give up the fight and start issuing same-sex marriage licenses following the U.S. Supreme Court decision a couple months ago that overturned this state's constitutional definition of marriage as being between only one woman and one man. Clerks of court and state agencies, following Gov. Bobby Jindal's lead, dragged their feet in the days after the historic June 26 decision.

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  4. Jindal: Louisiana stronger since KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Channel3000

    News 3 This Morning: Weekdays 4:30 a.m.-7 a.m. News 3 at Noon: Weekdays at Noon Live at Five: Weekdays at 5 p.m.-5:30 p.m. News 3 at 5:30: Sun. at 5:30a Negotiation Update: DISH refused our most recent offer to extend negotiations and DISH has removed WISC-TV from the DISH system.

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  5. All ideas to help vulnerable must be heardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    It surely looks as though partisanship is getting in the way of the state's commitment to take care of its most vulnerable citizens. All the signs are there.

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  6. Turn over Trey Gowdya s emails too, liberal watchdog saysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., is leading the House investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's handling of the 2012 U.S. consulate attack in Benghazi, Libya. Now, a liberal watchdog group says Gowdy's emails should be public fodder too.

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  7. Donald Trump Courts Tea Party Voters in NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABC News

    Donald Trump will decide soon whether to mount a third party bid if he loses the Republican nomination for president, the real estate mogul said Saturday. "I think over the next couple of weeks you're going to see some things that are very interesting," Trump said after a speech in Nashville to a gathering of tea party activists.

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  8. Ten years later, resilient New Orleans reflects on KatrinaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Reuters

    From the Lower Ninth Ward to the Super Dome, New Orleans launched a day of events on Saturday to commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, paying tribute to its victims and homage to the city's resilience in the face of disaster. Dignitaries made speeches to honor the 1,500 who died, brass bands marched through the streets and neighbors gathered for block parties across the city, where the mood shifted in turns from somber to reflective to celebratory.

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  9. Memorial Service Held in New Orleans on Tenth Anniversary of KatrinaRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Local leaders and residents attended a memorial service on Saturday for the 10 year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina making landfall. The ceremony took place at the Hurricane Katrina Memorial, a mausoleum for the nearly 100 unidentified victims of the storm.

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  10. Garden gate gets a new look, and 1965 donors finally get thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    Weather, wind and a half-century of morning sunshine had taken a toll on the 20-foot-tall gate and brick fountain, although you couldn't see it from University Drive. The Botanic Garden is a civic keepsake, a Fort Worth treasure too often taken for granted amid the museums, Stock Show grounds and busy hike-and-bike trails all around.

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  11. US marks 10th anniversary of Hurricane KatrinaRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Churches along coastal Mississippi tolled their bells in unison yesterday morning to mark the 10th anniversary of the day that Hurricane Katrina - one of the deadliest storms in US history - made landfall.

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  12. Emmett Tilla s relatives, families of recently killed gather at boya s grave 60 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Airickca Gordon Taylor, second from left, Emmett Till's cousin and co-founder of the Mamie Till Mobley Memorial Foundation, addresses the crowd gathered on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at a gravesite ceremony at the Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip, Ill., marking the 60th anniversary of the murder of Till in Mississippi. Standing with Taylor are Jackie Johnson, left, mother of Kendrick Johnson; Geneva Reed-Veal, mother of Sandra Bland, right; Kadiatou Diallo, mother of Amadou Diallo, second from right; and Calandrian Kemp, mother of George Kemp Jr., third from right.

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  13. Suffolk bar association reverses ruling, qualifies Family Court Judge Marlene BuddRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    The Suffolk County Bar Association's board of directors has reversed a ruling by its judicial screening committee and has given Family Court Judge Marlene Budd a qualified rating for re-election. The reversal comes after Budd, 49, of South Setauket, earlier this summer failed to get a qualified rating in her original appearance before the bar screening committee or in a later appeal before... The Suffolk County Bar Association's board of directors has reversed a ruling by its judicial screening committee and has given Family Court Judge Marlene Budd a qualified rating for re-election.

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  14. Jindal: Louisiana stronger since Katrina - CNN InternationalRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    A CNN/ORC poll released Friday finds 51% of Americans believe the country is just as vulnerable to natural disasters as it was in 2005 Saturday marked the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says the state is now "stronger than ever." In a statement published to his Facebook account , the presidential candidate said the state community was brought to its knees after the storm and rebuilding became the only option.

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  15. Rand Paul rallies Utahns, calls Donald Trump mania 'insane'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul had one word for the Donald Trump phenomenon that seems to be sweeping the country: "Insane." Paul's comments came Saturday after a raucous rally at Alder Home Security that attracted about 600 Utahns who waved red and white towels and clamored for "President Paul."

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  16. Guest lineups for the Sunday news showsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Ch. 10, 8:30 a.m.: 10News Sunday Morning With the Tampa Bay Times - Health and medicine writer Kathleen McGrory explores a new technique for treating pancreatic cancer: a device that delivers high doses of chemotherapy directly to the tumor. Florida Hospital Tampa is one of two hospitals in the nation running trials.

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  17. Oklahoma business peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Chloe Pickle has joined the office of U.S. Sen. James Lankford as administrative director, and Patti Liles has been promoted to office manager for the Oklahoma offices. Pickle has worked as an executive assistant to the president for Paralyzed Veterans of America; a customer support analyst with the U.S. Senate Sergeant at Arms; and, most recently, as director of operations for Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La.

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  18. How Atlanta became the Hollywood of the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    Atlanta, left in ashes 150 years ago by the Civil War, has recently survived a hoard of both fictional catastrophes - zombies, werewolves, anchormen, Vin Diesel's friends - and fictional heroics from the likes of Captain America, Ant-Man and Katniss Everdeen . The metro area is widely known as the star of the state's film and TV boom - and like any good success story, this one has places the plot is magnetized to, according to government officials, tour directors, local crew members and more.

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  19. Georgia Gov. Deal urges legislators to use caution on phasing out income taxRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Republicans' long-held goal of ending or reducing the state income tax could wind up hurting the state's finances by scaring bond investors. And that's the reason Gov. Nathan Deal is urging his fellow Republicans in the General Assembly to go slowly and carefully.

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  20. Iowa poll: Trump, Carson lead GOP raceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Politico

    Vice President Joe Biden added another unscheduled political event to his schedule Saturday - but this time, it was more about local politics than presidential... Three top Jeb Bush fundraisers abruptly parted ways with his presidential campaign on Friday, amid internal personality conflicts and questions about the... In the decade since Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, New Orleans has weathered challenge after challenge, including multiple hurricanes, the... The position comes in the wake of an administration review of how the U.S. deals with hostage situations overseas. CNN announced there will be three hours between the debate for the lower-tiered candidates and those at the top of the heap.

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