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Oklahoma lethal injections: Attorney General says Mike Hunter state to resume executions after 5 year hold

Governor Kevin Stitt, Attorney General Mike Hunter and Oklahoma Department of Corrections Director Scott Crow said in a joint news release that the state will resume executions using a three-drug lethal injection protocol and that a source for the drugs has been secured.The execution protocol announced Thursday utilizes the same drugs that Oklahoma used previously including midazolam, which the U. ...

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Wildlife in Need sued by state of Indiana over animal abuse claims

Department of Agriculture ruled that Wildlife in Need "willfully violated" the Animal Welfare Act repeatedly.However, the opinion is not final for 35 days and Wildlife in Need can still operate while it appeals the decision. ...

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House committee approves bill to make Washington, D.C. the 51st state

A key House committee approved a bill to make the nation's capital the 51st state, sending it to the House floor for full approval.This is the first time since 1993 that a bill to make Washington, D. ...

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Ballard boys capture state bowling championship; PRP girls lose

The Bruins beat Daviess County 202-193, 211-195, 177-220, 218-126 in the championship match.6 Simon Kenton in the first round, No. ...

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Sen. Morgan McGarvey filing bill to ban guns, masks in state Capitol

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 7:20 PM EST Feb 5, 2020





























FRANKFORT – State Sen.Morgan McGarvey, D-Louisville, has drafted a bill to prohibit deadly weapons and masks in the state Capitol, responding to an incident in the building last week that made national headlines. ...

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Where Kentucky All-State players signed

Three first-team members of The Courier Journal’s All-State squads signed — St.X linebacker Hale Bohler (Louisville, preferred walk-on) and Male linebacker Joe Kuerzi (Georgetown College). ...

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Democrats defend Pelosi for ripping up Trump's State of the Union speech

Washington — Democrats on Capitol Hill are coming to Speaker Nancy Pelosi's defense after she dramatically ripped up her copy of President Trump's State of the Union address Tuesday night, earning condemnation from the president's supporters.After the address, Pelosi called the speech a "manifesto of mistruths" and told reporters that ripping it up was "courteous" compared to the alternatives. ...

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2020 State of the Union: Trump stokes Democrats' fury, ignores impeachment

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, who was tapped to deliver the Democratic response to President Trump's State of the Union address, ignored the specifics of Trump's speech and instead chose to highlight "what Democrats are doing.infrastructure, stating, "President Trump and Republicans in the Senate are blocking our path. ...

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Inmate found dead in Mississippi cell, marking 15th death amid state's prison crisis

A 15th inmate has died at a Mississippi prison in just over a month, officials announced on Sunday.The death is the fifth in little more than a week and comes amid a string of violence inside the state's prisons. ...

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What to know about the "designated survivor" and State of the Union

The "designated survivor" is the member of Mr.The designated survivor would ensure continuity of government by taking over the presidency in that case. ...

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Louisville basketball beats NC State behind big game from Ryan McMahon

– Fresh Kimble said he knew Ryan McMahon was going to have a big game Saturday at NC State after he hit the first two of his seven 3-pointers.“Once I saw the first (3-pointer) drop, I was like, ‘all right, it’s time to go,’" McMahon said. ...

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State Capitol welcomes in gun-toting activists

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 6:30 PM EST Jan 31, 2020

































If you’re a bit queasy about guns, the Kentucky Capitol might not be the place for you.Convincing the state legislature to kill gun control bills in Kentucky is almost as difficult as talking a frat boy into having another beer. ...

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Yetter to talk Beshear budget, state legislation

Andy Beshear's budget proposal and Kentucky legislation for 2020.It has assembled journalists across the state to offer perspectives on the week's news since 1974. ...

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Sixty killed in Houthi attack on camp in Yemen's Marib: Saudi state TV



CAIRO (Reuters) - Iran-aligned Houthis attacked a military training camp in the Yemeni city of Marib on Saturday, killing‮ ‬60 military personnel and wounding dozens others, Saudi state television said on Saturday evening.Al Ekhbariya quoted sources as saying the attack was carried out with ballistic missiles and drones. ...

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Project's uncertain future leaves state reeling

“It’s becoming a pretty dire situation for some folks here who had hoped to build businesses around access to high-speed internet,” said state Rep.The state’s ambitious broadband internet plan was not meant to solve all the needs in rural communities. ...

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Andy Beshear State of the Commonwealth address mirrors dad on gambling

Andy Beshear’s first State of the Commonwealth Address before.Get along … blah, blah, blah … work across the aisle … blah, blah, blah … legalized gambling … blah, blah, blah … good night … blah blah blah … oh, yeah, legalized gambling. ...

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Missouri State hires ex-Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino

The former Louisville coach will take over the program at Missouri State, the school announced Wednesday.The Springfield, Missouri-based university said it will hold a press conference Thursday morning to unveil Petrino as its 21st head football coach in its history. ...

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IU erases memory of Northwestern game; knocks off No. 11 Ohio State

They needed the initial spark of sophomore Rob Phinisee, who started for the first time in Devonte Green's place.During that drought, Ohio State put up 18 points of its own, including a couple of 3-point makes from Kaleb Wesson. ...

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Andy Beshear's big error was angering state Senate over school board

The problem is that Beshear didn’t appoint a single Republican to his 11-member school board.That ladies and gentlemen, has riled up a Republican-led legislature that already wanted Beshear to be a one-term governor. ...

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Florida State loss raises questions in ACC play

That's a good thing, too, because Saturday's loss is a game Louisville fans will want to forget and Louisville's opponents will remember.Nothing that has worked all season for the Cardinals worked against Florida State – except for Jordan Nwora, who bounced back from that disappointing performance at UK by pouring in 32 points and five 3-pointers against the Seminoles. ...

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