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Wasserman Schultz resigning as party leader
CNN
(CNN) Debbie Wasserman Schultz announced Sunday she is stepping down as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee at the end of the party's convention, which is set to begin here Monday. The Florida congresswoman's resignation -- under ...
Wasserman Schultz announced Sunday she will resign in aftermath of email controversyWashington Post
Politics|Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign DNC PostNew York Times
Bernie Sanders to address convention amid drama over leaked emailsUSA TODAY
NBCNews.com -Fox News -Los Angeles Times -New York Daily News
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USA TODAY

The Latest: Anti-doping agencies criticize IOC over Russia
USA TODAY
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Latest from the IOC meeting on Russia's participation at the Rio Games (all times local): 10:50 p.m.. The umbrella organization representing national anti-doping agencies is disappointed that Olympic leaders did not ...
Olympic Officials Sanction Russian Athletes, but Stop Short of Complete BanNew York Times
Spineless IOC Surrenders Olympic Integrity to Russia ForeverDaily Beast
What Fewer Russians Means for the Games—and the USWall Street Journal
Christian Science Monitor -Press of Atlantic City -Worcester Telegram -The Guardian
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Los Angeles Times

Santa Clarita area fire grows to more than 22000 acres
Los Angeles Times
The brush fire raging in the rugged mountains in the Santa Clarita Valley grew to more than 22,000 acres overnight as firefighters struggle to gain control of the wildfire amid a brutal heat wave. The Sand fire roared primarily through uninhabited ...
1 Dead, 18 Homes Destroyed as Sand Fire Grows to 34-Square Miles; New Evacuations OrderedKTLA
Calif. wildfire destroys at least 18 homes, officials find bodyNew York Daily News
The Latest: Additional fire evacuations ordered amid windsWashington Post
STLtoday.com -CNN -Wall Street Journal -USA TODAY
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New York Times

Syrian Refugee Arrested in Germany After Fatal Machete Attack
New York Times
A 21-year-old refugee from Syria was arrested in southwestern Germany on Sunday after he fatally attacked a woman with a machete, the police said. By TWITTER and REUTERS on Publish Date July 24, 2016. Photo by NONSTOP NEWS, via Associated ...
Syrian refugee in Germany arrested after killing woman in machete attackReuters
Man With Knife Kills Woman in German City of ReutlingenWall Street Journal
Syrian asylum-seeker kills pregnant woman with machete in GermanyNew York Post
People Magazine -Breitbart News -USA TODAY -TIME
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Washington Post

Kaine not liberal enough? Just ask Virginians.
Washington Post
For those who know Sen. Timothy M. Kaine well in his home state of Virginia, there is rich irony to the blowback from liberal advocacy groups upset that Hillary Clinton did not pick someone more progressive to be her Democratic running mate ...
As Pick for No. 2, Tim Kaine Sees Gifts Come Under ScrutinyNew York Times
POLITICO's must-read briefing on what's driving the day in WashingtonPolitico
The Risk FactorHuffington Post
Salon -CNN -PolitiFact -The Hill (blog)
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New York Post

Why Obama's half-brother says he'll be voting for Donald Trump
New York Post
President Obama's brother, Malik Obama, says he plans to vote for Donald Trump in November. Photo: Peter Duke (left); Getty Images (right). President Obama's Kenyan half-brother wants to make America great again — so he's voting for Donald Trump.
Malik Obama, President Obama's Half-Brother: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.com

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eNCA

Another Mexican mayor gunned down
eNCA
FILE image of Military personnel from the Mexican Army. Ambrosio Soto, the mayor of Pungabarato, and his chauffeur were "ambushed by unknown individuals" on a road near the village on Saturday and killed according to an anonymous municipal ...

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fox6now.com

“Get off her!” UF football linebacker witnesses sexual assault, steps in to stop it
fox6now.com
GAINESVILLE, Florida — A man accused of sexual battery in connection with an attack behind a restaurant dumpster was taken into custody after a University of Florida linebacker saw the assault happen and stepped in. Cristian Garcia works as a bouncer ...
University of Florida linebacker stops sexual assaultWAVY-TV
University of Florida linebacker helps stop sexual assaultWTVM

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ESPN

Nebraska's Sam Foltz, Michigan State's Sadler die in car crash
ESPN
Nebraska punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler were killed Saturday in a car wreck returning from a kicking camp in Wisconsin. Foltz and Sadler died in a single-car crash at 11:43 p.m. CT, according to a Waukesha County Sheriff ...
Nebraska punter, former Michigan State player killed in car accidentUSA TODAY
Ex-Michigan State punter Mike Sadler dies, mourned by university, fansDetroit Free Press
Nebraska, Michigan State punters killed in car accidentNFL.com
Chicago Tribune -Big Ten Network -SB Nation -Sports Illustrated
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TechCrunch

Yahoo's board reportedly agrees to $4.8 billion Verizon bid
TechCrunch
The core assets of the company that started life in Jerry Yang and David Filo's 1994 Stanford dorm room as “Jerry and David's Guide to the World Wide Web” — and at one point was one of the highest valued properties on the internet — will now join ...
Verizon expected to announce $4.8 billion takeover of YahooThe Boston Globe
Verizon Finalizes $4.8 Billion Yahoo DealWall Street Journal
Cramer: Verizon Can Create Something Really New With YahooTheStreet.com
Bloomberg -WBUR -Press Herald -SFGate
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Local News For Lansing, MI


WLNS

Lansing weighs in on 2016 Democratic National Convention
WLNS
LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – “For Democrats it's going to be an exciting time…everyone's going to unify, the party's going to come together behind Hillary Clinton as our presidential candidate,” Democratic State Representative Andy Schor said. “I expect ...

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SCNow

Pentecost leads Lansing to 4-3 win over Kane County
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Max Pentecost homered and had two hits as the Lansing Lugnuts defeated the Kane County Cougars 4-3 on Sunday. Lansing took a 4-2 lead in the fourth after Connor Panas hit a solo home run and Alex Maldonado hit a two-run ...
Railey's sacrifice fly leads Kane County over Lansing in 11 inningsArgus Press

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Lansing State Journal

Chance for more showers, thunderstorms in Lansing region
Lansing State Journal
LANSING -- Mid-Michigan's is expected to get some weather relief this afternoon and possibly tonight during this dry summer. The forecast calls for showers and thunderstorms. Showers and thunderstorms were likely before 1 p.m. with a high near 89, ...


Lansing State Journal

Putnam: Urban farm growing along busy Lansing street
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – I took a drive to the farm the other day. It took me just six minutes from downtown Lansing, despite hitting every red light along the way. Half Barn Farm, a roadside visual feast of vegetables, herbs and flowers, is not out in the countryside.


Lansing State Journal

Lansing-area state reps winning the money race
Lansing State Journal
LANSING - With just more than a week to go before the Aug. 2 primary, incumbent state representatives in Mid-Michigan are far outraising their challengers. In every regional race where an incumbent is on the ballot, the sitting rep has raised ...


Lansing State Journal

Proposed Lansing marijuana ordinance includes zoning restrictions
Lansing State Journal
LANSING -- Zoning restrictions and steep fees could cut down on the number of medical marijuana establishments in the city if City Council passes a new ordinance that's now in its fourth draft and has drawn passionate debate among elected officials and ...
Lansing Council meets to discuss enforcement of medical marijuana lawsWLNS

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D.171, Lansing Rotary Club establish scholarship
nwitimes.com
LANSING — The Sunnybrook Elementary School District 171 board has approved a donation of $1,000 to the Lansing Rotary Club to establish a scholarship program for district students. The money comes from the $3,059.95 in net profits that D.171 ...

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Lansing State Journal

Lansing a focus in Michigan's international tourism campaign
Lansing State Journal
LANSING – Inside the Lansing Brewing Co. on Thursday, an actor was filming a segment praising the city's circuit of breweries, wineries and distilleries. "For amazing drinks paired with a variety of artisan and comfort foods, the Makers and Shakers ...


SCNow

Fernandez, Kelly lift Clinton over Lansing 7-3
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Rafael Fernandez singled three times, scoring a run and also driving one home as the Clinton LumberKings defeated the Lansing Lugnuts 7-3 on Friday. Dalton Kelly singled twice with a pair of runs and a couple of RBIs for Clinton.
LumberKings Win 4000th GameBallpark Digest

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WILX-TV

Three Lansing Police officers involved in accident
WILX-TV
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) -- The Lansing Police Department tells News 10 three officers were injured in an accident around in the early afternoon of Friday, July 22, 2016. The officers were leading a memorial procession for Ingham Township Fire Chief Tim ...

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