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Georgia set to execute man for store clerk's killing in 1994

November 13, 2019

JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — Prison officials in Georgia prepared to execute a man Wednesday evening for the fatal shooting of a convenience store clerk 25 years ago. more »»

 
 
 
Arctic blast spreads shivers from Maine to Deep South

November 13, 2019

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — An arctic blast that sent shivers across the Midwest spread to the eastern U.S. on Wednesday, with bitter weather breaking records from Mississippi to Maine. more »»

Officer: I quit Proud Boys over fears of ‘far-left’ attacks

November 13, 2019

A Connecticut police officer who belonged to a far-right group accused a civil rights activist who had complained to his department of trying to “silence conservative voices,” according to a... more »»

Former YouTuber accused of abusing adopted kids has died

November 13, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — An Arizona woman accused of abusing her adopted children who starred on her popular YouTube channel has died, authorities said Wednesday. more »»

US superbug infections rising, but deaths are falling

November 13, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Drug-resistant “superbug” infections have been called a developing nightmare that could set medicine back a century, making conquered germs once again untreatabl. more »»

California sued again for requiring women on company boards

November 13, 2019

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's first-in-the-nation law requiring publicly held companies to put women on their boards of directors is facing a second legal challenge. more »»

Justice Dept. rolls out new program to combat gun violence

November 13, 2019

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Attorney General William Barr announced a new initiative Wednesday that would better enforce the U.S. more »»

Georgia prepares to execute man for store clerk's killing

November 13, 2019

ATLANTA (AP) — Prison officials in Georgia are preparing to execute a man Wednesday evening for the fatal shooting of a convenience store clerk 25 years ago. more »»

Man charged in Vegas massacre ammunition case changing plea

November 13, 2019

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man plans to change his not guilty plea in a federal case alleging he illegally manufactured bullets sold to the gunman who carried out the Las Vegas Strip massacre, records an... more »»

UF students threaten impeachment for Trump Jr.’s visit

November 13, 2019

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Donald Trump isn’t the only president facing an impeachment inquiry. more »»

Court rules against warrantless searches of phones, laptops

November 13, 2019

BOSTON (AP) — A federal court in Boston has ruled that warrantless U.S. government searches of the phones and laptops of international travelers at airports and other U.S. more »»

Northwestern paper's apology sparks journalism debate

November 13, 2019

CHICAGO (AP) — Student editors at the newspaper covering Northwestern University have faced two waves of criticism over their coverage of protests in response to an event featuring former Attorne... more »»

Singer Andrea Bocelli: 'Absurd' to shun opera legend Domingo

November 13, 2019

MIAMI (AP) — Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli is staunchly defending opera legend Placido Domingo, calling it "absurd" that opera houses have canceled the star's performances over sexual harassment... more »»

Border wall opponents in court trying to stop construction

November 13, 2019

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A federal appeals court heard arguments Tuesday on a bid to halt military funding for construction of President Donald Trump's border wall as the pace of construction raises... more »»

Judge bans border activist from mentioning Trump in trial

November 12, 2019

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A judge banned an Arizona border activist charged with harboring immigrants from mentioning President Donald Trump during his retrial, which began Tuesday.

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Senate Democrats assail Trump's $16B bailout for farmers

November 12, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Donald Trump's $16 billion bailout package for farmers hurt by the trade war with China unfairly benefits the South at the expense of the North and wealthy producers... more »»

Woman who spoke at Epstein's bail hearing sues his estate

November 12, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who confronted Jeffrey Epstein at a July bail hearing to tell a judge he touched her inappropriately when she was 16 sued his estate Tuesday, alleging he had subjected her... more »»

 
 

Bridge group to meet every Wednesday November 13, 2019

Beginning and intermediate Bridge players are invited to join an informal group meeting every Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Trinity Episcopal Church. All are welcome and walk-ins are encouraged. For more information, contact 876-2661 or 876-0751. more »

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