Governors

Judicial discretion for safer streets

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker, seemingly swimming against the tide of recently passed criminal justice reform legislation, again renewed his push for a law that would allow judges to...
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U.S. Travel Pain Piles Up as Winter Storm, TSA Absences Worsen

10 hours ago   |   Fortune

A one-two punch of bad weather and longer airport security lines mean it'll be a miserable weekend for many travelers in the U.S. Winter storm Harper, a blizzard that the...
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Patti Blagojevich ‘speechless' Van Dyke sentence is shorter than her husband's - and sends up flare to Trump on social media

11 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Patti Blagojevich compared on social media Friday the controversial sentencing of former Chicago police Officer Jason Van Dyke to the lengthier prison sentence given to her...
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Gov. Polis: Trump Can't Win Colorado in 2020

Gov. Polis: Trump Can't Win Colorado in 2020

15 hours ago   |   WESH

Voters in Colorado just delivered the GOP their biggest defeat in modern state history. Newly elected Democratic governor Jared Polis sits down with Soledad O'Brien to discuss...
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Gov. Burgum to work with Minnesota, South Dakota governors

16 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum is working to develop relationships with the new governors who recently took office in neighboring South Dakota and Minnesota.
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At Least 66 Dead in Pemex Pipeline Explosion in Hidalgo

17 hours ago   |   Fortune

At least 66 people were killed and another 78 were injured when a Pemex pipeline in Hidalgo exploded at the site of an illegal tap, said Omar Fayad, governor of the Mexican...
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Florida's new Trump-backed governor seeks to broaden appeal

18 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida voters who expected new Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis to be politically divisive because of his strong ties to President Donald Trump may be...
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Florida's new Trump-backed governor seeks to broaden appeal

19 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Florida's new Republican governor rode to office with the strong support of President Donald Trump, leaving some to wonder if he'd be a partisan leader.
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Merkel's Bavarian allies elect new head, ushering in new era

20 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies have elected a new leader, a change that offers Germany's center-right a chance to put behind it persistent bickering over...
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Lucas: Mayor Walsh knows it's up or out

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

There is a reason why Boston mayors do not become Massachusetts governors. They can't get elected. So, some basic advice to Mayor Marty Walsh: Don't run. Don't even think about...
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Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

The Latest: Hardy's UFC debut ends with DQ loss

The Latest: Hardy's UFC debut ends with DQ loss

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Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

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Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

Cejudo defends 125-pound belt with record win over Dillashaw

NEW YORK - Henry Cejudo needed only a record 32 seconds to defend his 125-pound title in New York. Cejudo's next defense was a passionate one for the flyweights - and the hope... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN+ 1 bonuses: Donald Cerrone doubles up for $100K

UFC on ESPN+ 1 bonuses: Donald Cerrone doubles up for $100K

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NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers in OT

Houston is 26-19 and has overcome the injury bug so far this season to stay in the playoff hunt. Read more ...

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

Kvitova outs Anisimova; Barty beats Sharapova in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova took under an hour to beat American teenager Amanda Anisimova and return to the Australian Open... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on...

Twitter reacts to Greg Hardy getting disqualified for illegal knee at UFC on ESPN+ 1

Allen Crowder delivered on his promise to upset controversial debuting heavyweight Greg Hardy - however it didn't go down the way he wanted - in the UFC on ESPN+ 1... Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...