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Police seek info on alleged grocery thief

Police seek info on alleged grocery thief

June 25th, 2015 3:00 pm by Staff Report

According to a press release from the Weber City Police Department, the suspect put the items in a cart, rolled the cart out the door and left without paying for the merchandise.

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Medical marijuana process slows to a crawl in NJ

Medical marijuana process slows to a crawl in NJ

June 25th, 2015 2:30 pm by By Jan Hefler, The Philadelphia Inquirer (TNS)

PalliaTech is aggressively pursuing licenses to open cannabis dispensaries, grow sites and laboratories in other states. This month, the company applied for a license in New York, which is fast-tracking its 18-month-old medical marijuana program.

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Civilian contractor's death at Guantanamo remains a mystery

Civilian contractor's death at Guantanamo remains a mystery

June 25th, 2015 1:30 pm by By Ben Finley, The Philadelphia Inquirer (TNS)

Six months after Christopher Tur's body was found in the water off the U.S. Naval Station at Cuba's Guantanamo Bay, the Hatfield, Pa., native's death remains a mystery.

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Woman attacked in Greenbelt robbery

Woman attacked in Greenbelt robbery

June 25th, 2015 12:59 pm by Rain Smith

Police are investigating the alleged robbery of a woman in broad daylight along Kingsport's 9-mile, public access fitness trail, where an unknown man punched her face and possibly broke her nose.

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Church resumes Bible study as slain pastor's body returned

Church resumes Bible study as slain pastor's body returned

June 25th, 2015 12:30 pm by JESSE J. HOLLAND, Associated Press

The site of a massacre a week ago, the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church is being reclaimed by parishioners who are pledging to remember the loved ones they lost in a shooting rampage

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Take-A-Stand: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office camp shows students how to stop bullies

Take-A-Stand: Sullivan County Sheriff's Office camp shows students how to stop bullies

June 25th, 2015 12:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

"We're teaching kids how to recognize bullying," said Lisa Christian, Chief Deputy of the SCSO. "We have bystanders, we have bullies and we actually have victims. So we have all three here."

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Defense to begin case in Colorado theater shooting trial

Defense to begin case in Colorado theater shooting trial

June 25th, 2015 11:30 am by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press

Attorneys for Colorado theater shooter James Holmes begin presenting their case Thursday by trying to show he was legally insane when he opened fire on a packed movie premiere, killing 12 people and wounding 70.

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Supreme Court upholds nationwide health care law subsidies

Supreme Court upholds nationwide health care law subsidies

June 25th, 2015 10:40 am by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press

The justices said in a 6-3 ruling that the subsidies that 8.7 million people currently receive to make insurance affordable do not depend on where they live, under the 2010 health care law.

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Call grows louder to remove bust of Confederate general

Call grows louder to remove bust of Confederate general

June 25th, 2015 7:45 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON II, Associated Press

The call to remove a bust of a Confederate general and Ku Klux Klan leader from the halls of the Tennessee Capitol got louder on Wednesday. However, Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey says the effort "strikes me as a knee-jerk reaction."

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Guard arrested for aiding convicts faces arraignment

Guard arrested for aiding convicts faces arraignment

June 25th, 2015 7:37 am by BONNY GHOSH, Associated Press

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. (AP) - A maximum-security prison guard who delivered frozen meat with tools hidden inside to two inmates before they escaped will be arraigned on charges of promoting prison contraband and other offenses.

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