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States' use of execution drugs varies widely
The prolonged execution of an Arizona death row inmate with a new, two-drug combo has highlighted the patchwork quilt approach that states now take with lethal drugs, with types, combinations and d...
July 25, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Satellites show major Southwest groundwater loss
Groundwater losses from the Colorado River basin appear massive enough to challenge long-term water supplies for the seven states and parts of Mexico that it serves, according to a new study releas...
July 25, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Taiwan plane survivor crawls out, phones dad
The 10 survivors of Taiwan's worst air disaster in more than a decade include a 34-year-old woman who called her father after scrambling from the wreckage and seeking help at a nearby home.
July 25, 2014 11:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Atlanta federal offices to reopen after outage - UGA seeking vice president for instruction - Georgia man dies while snorkeling off Key Largo - Man shot in Sandy Springs dies...
July 25, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gunman robs Athens sex shop, assaults customer
Police are searching for a gunman who robbed an Athens sex shop and pistol whipped a customer who refused to hand over his wallet.
July 25, 2014 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Odd News Roundup
Headlines are: 170-foot ketchup bottle for sale in Illinois - Legal marijuana milestone heads for Seattle museum - Woman: Backyard near turnpike is not a rest stop - Naked thieves take burgers from...
July 25, 2014 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Transcript shows concerns during Arizona execution
U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent — and unusual — request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution...
July 25, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Israel says soldier missing in Gaza confirmed dead
The Israeli military says an Israel soldier Hamas claimed to have captured in the Gaza Strip earlier this week was in fact killed in battle on that day.
July 25, 2014 11:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pot may be legal, but homeowner agreements can ban
Marijuana and hemp have joined wacky paint colors and unsightly fences as common neighborhood disputes facing homeowners' associations. Though a few HOAs have willingly changed their rules to accom...
July 25, 2014 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Black box found at Air Algerie wreckage site
French soldiers secured a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, the French president said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause...
July 25, 2014 09:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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