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  • AP-SD--South Dakota News Digest, SD

    By Associated Press

    South Dakota at 1 p.m. CT Published April 23, 2014

  • Sponsors: Governor has signed police probe bill

    By Associated Press

    The sponsors of a bill that that mandates Wisconsin police departments use outside investigators to probe officer-involved deaths says Gov. Scott Walker has signed the measure into law. Published April 23, 2014

  • Provo mayor asks for public's help in arson probe

    By Associated Press

    Provo Mayor John Curtis is asking for the public's help as the city teams with federal authorities to find one or more arsonists responsible for a series of fires in Utah County. Published April 23, 2014

  • Deal signs bill expanding gun rights in Georgia

    By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY - Associated Press

    Gov. Nathan Deal has signed legislation expanding where people with licenses to carry can bring their guns in Georgia. Published April 23, 2014

  • Immigration lawyers sue for federal court access

    By Associated Press

    An association representing Colorado immigration attorneys is suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security over immigration court access problems at the federal building in Denver. Published April 23, 2014

  • Fla. Gov. snared in GOP immigration debate

    By GARY FINEOUT - Associated Press

    With time running out on his first term, Gov. Rick Scott entered his fourth legislative session with a limited agenda dealing with education, tax cuts and the state's economy. Published April 23, 2014

  • In Philippines, 'Obama not welcome'

    By Dave Boyer - The Washington Times

    As President Obama began a weeklong tour of Asia on Wednesday, anti-U.S. protesters in the Philippines clashed with police over the president's scheduled visit and a pact that will beef up U.S. military forces there. Published April 23, 2014

  • Missouri House panel mulls impeaching governor

    By JORDAN SHAPIRO - Associated Press

    An effort to impeach Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon over his decision to allow same-sex couples to file joint tax returns received its first public hearing Wednesday in a House committee. Published April 23, 2014

  • Republican NC Senate candidates meet in debate

    By GARY D. ROBERTSON - Associated Press

    The front runner in the race for North Carolina's Republican U.S. Senate nomination is trying to keep his message on his own record and working to defeat Democratic incumbent Kay Hagan in November, rather than attacking his leading GOP rivals. Published April 23, 2014

  • Ex-mayor's corruption conviction, sentence upheld

    By Associated Press

    A federal appellate court has upheld the corruption conviction of the former mayor of New Jersey's largest suburb and the prison sentence he received. Published April 23, 2014

  • A sampling of editorials from around New York

    By The Associated Press - Associated Press

    The Times Herald-Record of Middletown on increasing scrutiny of plans for transporting oil by rail and barge through New York. Published April 23, 2014

  • Opposition rising to Colorado gun control laws

    By Valerie Richardson - The Washington Times

    DENVER— More than a year after pushing through through some of the toughest gun control measures in the country, Colorado Democrats are finding it finding the measures are more unpopular than ever with state residents. Published April 23, 2014

  • Republican activists push party on gay marriage

    By MICHELLE RINDELS - Associated Press

    As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions, part of a broader campaign to get the GOP to appeal to younger voters by de-emphasizing social issues. Published April 23, 2014

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