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Bob Franken: Body cameras for all

...certainly not the case in New York, where another grand jury has decided against indicting a police officer, even though he used a banned chokehold to kill Eric Garner, who had the audacity to question the tactics of the policemen who surrounded him for the most...

...people got their way.The final list of banned animals largely outlawed the likes of...listing animals and why they shouldn't be banned.Seven-year-old Kaylee Burkhammer...6-footers, like pythons and anacondas, were banned, but boa constrictors made the cut...
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Parnell replaces Alaska National Guard leaders

...Jorgensen, Wenke and Grunwald on Tuesday weren't immediately successful.Also on Monday, the Anchorage School District banned military recruiters from campuses after recent media reports alleged recruiters from the Alaska Army National Guard made inappropriate...
Unhinged Alaska: Grump Month

...isn't weather related. It must be weird to live in a burg where your feet never touch the ground.In the UK a city council has banned the term "brainstorming" and replaced it with "thought showers" because local lawmakers were worried the term might offend...
Maine bear bait vote sparks interest around US

...anti-baiting sentiment in other states."Having these exceptionally cruel practices like baiting and trapping in the news helps to bring them to people across the country, who will want to see them banned," said campaign specialist Ashley Byrne.
Wide coalition forms to oppose marijuana legalization

...despite parts of the law that were to give them powers to prohibit sales, McGuire said.Colorado Springs, for example, has banned marijuana sales three times but pot retailers evade this through various loopholes. A "smoking lounge" in Colorado Springs...

...Williams.But even those medical agreements allow some wiggle room. For example, they say public transit isn't outright banned but "should be discussed with the public health authority."Officials say 125 friends, family, doctors, nurses, technicians...
Cal Thomas: Why do Americans hate America?

...for elementary school students called "Selections for Memorizing." They included many verses from the Bible that would be banned today. They also included passages about respecting and loving parents and love of country.Beginning in first grade, children...
Redoubt Bay Lodge employee prevents bear mauling

...confrontations at the mouth of Wolverine Creek, fishing from shore was banned. Now all fishing is done from boats or from the floats of a...It was precisely to avoid such risks that shore-fishing was banned. Surprising a sow with cubs at close range is the major cause...
Bob Franken: The rules of the rule of law

...perhaps because of them, we have witnessed a rash of violent encounters: one of New York City's finest on July 17 used a banned chokehold on Eric Garner, whose main crime seemed to be that he was arguing that the cops were hassling him.Earlier in the...


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