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Medical marijuana 'made in Mesquite'? Town hall meeting
Dixie Press Online
The town hall meeting will be held at 5 p.m. PDT, 6 p.m. MDT, Tuesday in the Mesquite City Council chambers at 10 E. Mesquite Boulevard, Nevada. After the public discussion, the council will vote on the proposed city ordinance at a special meeting of ...
Marijuana in Mesquite? Council to consider medical pot shopsSuindependent

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Dixie Press Online

Flash Flood Watch: Washington, Iron, Kane counties, Mesquite; flash flood safety
Dixie Press Online
SOUTHERN UTAH — The National Weather Service has issued a “Flash Flood Watch” for Washington, Iron, and Kane counties, in effect Monday from noon to 9 p.m. and from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. for Mesquite, Nevada. Conditions. Dots denote affected area at ...

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Glida Jense Paxman
Daily Herald
Glida Jense Paxman was born January 27, 1924 in Pleasant Grove, Utah to Ernest Burton and Florence Pierce Jense. She passed away at the age of 90 in Mesquite, NV on March 27, 2014. Glida married Harold Paxman and together they had two children; ...


Mesquite Local News

Gorge plane crash claims two victims
Mesquite Local News
The MLN will post new information as it becomes available. As of Monday at 10:30 a.m. both bodies have been recovered from the scene. The plane was a 1969 Cessna 172k fixed wing single engine. Want to know when things happen in Mesquite and the ...
Plane flying from Bountiful crashes in Gorge; bodies recovered, identifiedDixie Press Online
Family confirms 2 Utah teen brothers killed in Arizona plane crashfox13now.com
Teens killed in small plane crash in Mohave County, AZKVVU Las Vegas
Suindependent -Deseret News -AZFamily
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Vote now for Best of Mesquite 2014!
Mesquite Local News
They must be mailed in to Mesquite Local News, 114 N Sandhill Blvd, Suite C, Mesquite, NV 89027. Only one ballot per envelope, please. All entries must be postmarked by Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Any envelopes received with a date beyond this will be ...

Top Stories

New York Times

Coordinated Sanctions Aim at Russia's Ability to Tap Its Oil Reserves
New York Times
The president, speaking from the South Lawn of the White House, discussed new economic sanctions against Russia amid unrest in neighboring Ukraine. Publish Date July 29, 2014. Image CreditManuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press. Continue reading the ...
Obama joins EU in announcing expanded economic sanctions against RussiaFox News
Ukraine conflict: US and EU expand sanctions on RussiaBBC News
EU, western nations hit Russia with economic sanctionsToronto Star
Times of India -Financial Times -Wall Street Journal
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New York Daily News

Flooding eases near UCLA as crews work to clear Pauley Pavilion
Los Angeles Times
Sonia Curry walks with her children, Fox, 4, and Banjo, 2, on the UCLA campus in Westwood as water from a main break on Sunset Boulevard flooded several streets. Sonia Curry walks with her children, Fox, 4, and Banjo, 2, on the UCLA campus in ...
Broken Water Main Floods UCLA; People RescuedABC News
Water main break floods UCLA campusUSA TODAY
Los Angeles water main break floods Sunset Boulevard, UCLA campusCNN
Christian Science Monitor -Reuters
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New York Times

Israel Steps Up Airstrikes in Gaza as International Cease-Fire Efforts Stumble
New York Times
Mourners at the funeral of an Israeli soldier killed by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip took cover on Tuesday during a Palestinian attack. In Gaza on Tuesday, an Israeli strike hit the territory's only power plant, cutting electricity. Credit Gil Cohen Magen/Agence ...
As the War in Gaza Grows, Only Ruins May Be LeftTIME
Hamas presents list of demands for a cease-fireCBS News
Darkness descends on Gaza as power plant destroyed, killing at least 128The Globe and Mail
Reuters -Los Angeles Times -The News International
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USA TODAY

Last Survivor of Enola Gay Crew Dies
Voice of America
The last surviving crewmember of the Enola Gay — the plane that dropped the first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, at the end of World War II — has died. Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk, navigator on the B29 Superfortress that dropped the first atom bomb on ...
Last US crew member of Hiroshima bomber dies - reportsReuters India
Last crew member from Enola Gay aircraft which dropped atom bomb on ...Mirror.co.uk
Theodore Van Kirk, 93, Enola Gay Navigator, DiesNew York Times
CNN -Washington Post
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MiamiHerald.com

Inside the Beltway: Immigration rage festers on all sides
Washington Times
A coalition of faith groups promises “a massive act of civil disobedience” at high noon on Thursday in front of the White House. The rally includes immigrant-rights activists, bishops, nuns, rabbis and pastors representing the United Methodist Church, Disciples ...
Krauthammer: Obama impeachment talk 'a concoction of Democrats'Fox News
Obama taunts Republicans with Exec. Orders and impeachment talkDigiNews
Impeachment, on GOP Lips, Animates Base of DemocratsNew York Times
CNN -Wall Street Journal -NEWS.GNOM.ES
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Sports

CBSSports.com

All this Dodgers deadline trade talk is absolutely draining
Los Angeles Times
Will the Dodgers acquire Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester before Thursday's Major League Baseball trade deadline? Will the Dodgers acquire Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester before Thursday's Major League Baseball trade deadline? (Chris O'Meara ...
Lester, not Price, becomes most desired leftyMLB.com
Jon Lester Watch: Report Says Marlins Throwing Hat in the RingBoston.com
How patient will Red Sox fans be if Jon Lester departs?Boston Globe
SFGate -Boston Herald -WEEI.com
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USA TODAY

Kevin Durant on DC return: 'We're going to put it out on the table'
Washington Post
Kevin Durant understands that questions about his future are unavoidable. His contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder has an expiration date in 2016 and he will be the most in-demand free agent, with fan bases around the league – specifically in his ...
Kevin Durant: LeBron move 'classy'ESPN
Could Kevin Durant be the next NBA star to head home?Detroit Free Press
Kevin Durant: 2016 Free Agency Looms LargeRotowire
Yahoo Sports -NewsOK.com -Comcast SportsNet Washington
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New York Times

NCAA Deal Revamps Head-Injury Care
New York Times
Derek Owens, right, with the lawyer Steve Berman at his office in Seattle in 2011. Credit Kevin P. Casey for The New York Times. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story Share This Page. Continue ...
NCAA concussion settlement criticized for what it lacksUSA TODAY
Understanding college sports a little better (working title)Purdue Exponent
NCAA Settles Brain Trauma Class Action LawsuitVoice of America
KFVS -The News-Press -Chicago Sun-Times
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Edmonton Journal

Stroman Again Stifles Boston in Jays' 4-2 Win
ABC News
Marcus Stroman had his second solid start against Boston in five days, Colby Rasmus hit a solo homer and the Toronto Blue Bays beat the Red Sox 4-2 on Tuesday night. Anthony Gose had a tiebreaking two-run double for the Blue Jays, who won for the ...
As trade rumours swirl, Toronto eyes first placeThe Globe and Mail
Blue Jays in position to be buyers before MLB trade deadlineTSN
Melky Cabrera shattered a windshield with a massive home runWashington Post (blog)
Vancouver Sun (blog) -NESN.com -Boston Herald
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USA TODAY

Giants downplay Matt Cain's visit to see Dr. Andrews
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco Giants are downplaying Matt Cain's visit to noted orthopedist James Andrews, saying they're merely doing their due diligence. Given Andrews' expertise in performing Tommy John elbow surgery, though, it's hard not to ...
Matt Cain to visit Dr. James Andrews about his ailing elbowCBSSports.com
San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain to see Dr James AndrewsFOXSports.com
Cain to meet with elbow specialistWashington Post
MLB.com -SI.com -San Jose Mercury News (blog)
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National News

Chron.com

Exonerated Man Describes Decades in Prison, Seeks Compensation
CT Newsjunkie
For most of his adult life, Kenneth Ireland said he believed he would die in a Connecticut prison, serving time for a vicious crime he did not commit. During a Tuesday hearing, Ireland told state Claims Commissioner J. Paul Vance, Jr. that he had convinced ...
Man wrongly imprisoned seeks millions from stateseattlepi.com

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USA TODAY

Flooding eases near UCLA as crews work to clear Pauley Pavilion
Los Angeles Times
Water is cleared from the floor of Pauley Pavilion on the UCLA campus after a water main broke on Sunset Boulevard. Water is cleared from the floor of Pauley Pavilion on the UCLA campus after a water main broke on Sunset Boulevard. (Jay L. Clendenin ...
Broken water main floods UCLA; people rescuedChron.com
Water main break floods UCLA campusUSA TODAY
Pipe flooding UCLA will continue flooding for hours, say officialsChristian Science Monitor
CNN
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Christian Science Monitor

US appeals court blocks Mississippi's anti-abortion law, keeps clinic open
Christian Science Monitor
A federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional. By Emily Wagster Pettus, Associated Press July 29, 2014. close. Sister Mary Dorothea Sondgeroth (r.) leading abortion ...
Court blocks Mississippi from closing state's last abortion clinicLos Angeles Times
Judges Block Abortion Curb in MississippiNew York Times
Mississippi abortion ruling won't affect similar Louisiana lawThe Times-Picayune
The Huntsville Times - al.com -The Advocate -Slate Magazine (blog)
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5newsonline.com

Searchers find bodies of Arkansas man, infant son
Press of Atlantic City
DANVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A four-day search for an Arkansas man and his 10-month-old son came to a grim end Tuesday as authorities discovered their bodies in a remote area of the Ouachita Mountains, authorities said Tuesday.
Missing father and baby found deadKATV

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ABC News

Pilot Who Crashed on Florida Beach 'Never Saw' Victims Below
ABC News
The pilot whose plane crashed-landed on a Florida beach Sunday, killing a man and his daughter who were walking along the shore, "never saw them" during his frantic efforts to land the stalled single-engine plane, according to his statement released today.
Small plane causes a stir when it lands on sand in Miami BeachMiamiHerald.com
Girl Dies After Being Hit by Plane on Florida BeachNDTV
Pilot in Deadly Florida Beach Crash: 'I Never Saw Them'NBCNews.com
Fox News -Tampabay.com
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Business News

New York Times

World Cup Gave Twitter a Big Burst in Traffic
New York Times
Outside Twitter's San Francisco headquarters on Tuesday. The company said that on average it had 271 million active users a month at the end of June, a 24 percent increase from the same time last year. Credit Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. Continue reading ...
Twitter Inc's user growth beats targets, shares skyrocketEconomic Times
Twitter results surprise analysts; stock flies highDallas Morning News
The Soaring Ambition of Twitter's ValuationWall Street Journal
Forbes -SFGate -Hindustan Times
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Economic Times

Stocks inch higher ahead of economic reports
Los Angeles Times
Rising profits and corporate moves nudged the U.S. stock market higher in early Tuesday. Major indexes in Europe and Asia climbed ahead of a string of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week. KEEPING SCORE: As of 10:20 a.m. Eastern time, the ...
UPDATE 1-New Zealand/Australia Morning Call-Global marketsReuters
Stocks end lower ahead of economic dataChron.com
U.S. stocks decline as Russian sanctions overshadow phone rallyColumbus CEO
The Oregonian
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Businessweek

In Federal Labor Disputes, McDonald's Just Became the Boss of Its Franchise ...
Businessweek
The fast-food business model just suffered a blow. The top prosecutor for the federal labor board has rejected McDonald's (MCD) claim that it's not the boss of the workers in its franchised stores. Within the past 21 months—the period in which strikes by ...
Ruling Says McDonald's Is Liable for WorkersNew York Times
McDonald's, not only franchisees, liable in worker complaints: NLRBReuters
McDonald's Ruling Sets Ominous Tone for FranchisersWall Street Journal
Fortune -CNNMoney
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New York Daily News

Flooding eases near UCLA as crews work to clear Pauley Pavilion
Los Angeles Times
Sonia Curry walks with her children, Fox, 4, and Banjo, 2, on the UCLA campus in Westwood as water from a main break on Sunset Boulevard flooded several streets. Sonia Curry walks with her children, Fox, 4, and Banjo, 2, on the UCLA campus in ...
Broken water main floods UCLA; people rescuedChron.com
Water main break floods UCLA campusUSA TODAY
Los Angeles water main break floods Sunset Boulevard, UCLA campusCNN
Christian Science Monitor
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Reuters

Dallas-area home-price gains in May smallest since last summer
Dallas Morning News
Prices for preowned homes in the Dallas area rose at the slowest rate in 10 months in the latest nationwide survey. Dallas prices were up 8.6 percent in May from a year ago in the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Home Price Index. Nationwide prices rose 9.3 ...
Home-Price Increases CoolInvestor's Business Daily
Cooler market slows house price gains in Los Angeles, Orange countiesOCRegister
US seasonally adjusted home prices fall in May: S&P/Case-ShillerCNBC
Atlanta Journal Constitution -WPRO
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Elections

MiamiHerald.com

House GOP Plan on Migrants Falls Short of Obama's Goal
New York Times
WASHINGTON — House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled their plan to stem the surge of unauthorized child migrants from Central America at the southern border, proposing to spend $659 million — well short of the $3.7 billion President Obama seeks — to ...
Senate moves to patch transportation fundingWashington Post
Senate passes highway funding bill, sends it back to House with changesFox News
UPDATE 2-US Senate shortens transport extension, sets up clash with HouseReuters
Wall Street Journal -The Trucker -The Hill
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Washington Times

BLUNT: What the president should hear in Kansas City
Washington Times
President Barack Obama waves to people waiting as he arrives at Kansas City International Airport in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). By Roy Blunt. Tuesday, July 29, 2014 ...
City leaders discuss mandatory recycling in Kansas CityKSHB
President Obama dines at Kansas City's Arthur Bryant's BarbequeKMBC Kansas City
Obama dining with 4 Kansas City letter writersOmaha World-Herald
KMBZ -Businessweek
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Belleville News Democrat

Doctors' PAC helps Roberts in Kansas Senate race
hays Post
OSAGE CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is getting help in his Republican primary race from a political action committee representing tea party challenger Milton Wolf's fellow radiologists. PAC Director Ted Burnes (burns) said Tuesday that the ...
Senate candidates differed on how to provide a secure southern borderLeader and Times
In Kansas, Conservatives Suffer From Mississippi HangoverRoll Call

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Wall Street Journal

Why Liberals Hate Kansas
Wall Street Journal
Liberals accuse Republicans of exaggerating the damage of raising taxes. So it's amusing to hear the apocalyptic claims about Kansas Governor Sam Brownback's income-tax cuts. Their goal is to defeat Mr. Brownback for re-election but in particular discredit ...
Brownback: School-finance law will trim property taxesTopeka Capital Journal
In Kansas, a Democrat makes hay on Brownback's budget woesGlobalPost
Brownback supports phase-out of energy ruleThe Sedgwick County Post
Washington Post (blog) -Los Angeles Times
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SFGate

San Jose's Democratic mayor backs GOP controller candidate
SFGate
Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin's campaign for controller got a bipartisan boost Tuesday when Chuck Reed, San Jose's Democratic mayor, endorsed the Republican candidate. "Ashley Swearengin and I have worked together as part of the Big Ten Mayors, ...
San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed, a Democrat, endorses SwearenginFresno Bee
San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed Endorses GOP Controller Candidate Ashley ...SF Weekly (blog)

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