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Storylines to follow

November 9, 2011

NBC offers up four storylines you shouldn’t miss: 1) Perry’s candidacy is in serious trouble… 2) Obama still enjoys incredible support among African Americans… 3) Obama’s weakness with the middle of the country… 4) Americans are…

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Voters spoke out yesterday

November 9, 2011

Ohio’s anti-union law was repealed yesterday. And Mississippi’s weird personhood constitutional amendment failed. Money & Fox News doesn’t always win. The voters are still in control. Ohio vote repeals union limit law from BBC News –…

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TDC Shuffle

November 8, 2011

Escambia County Attorney Alison Rodgers visited the Tourist Development Council to do a little housekeeping today. She recently became concerned that the TDC’s membership was not holding to state statue, which governs the body’s composition. “Under…

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Tribute to Smokin Joe Frazier

November 8, 2011

Former heavyweight champion Joe Frazier died Monday night at the age of 67 after a brief battle with liver cancer. The Thrilla in Manilla: A tribute from George Foreman: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/sports_blog/2011/11/george-foreman-pays-touching-tribute-to-joe-frazier.html…

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Notes on Cain campaign

November 8, 2011

Does looking outside of politics for candidates ever work? Why do Americans want to turn to businessmen to fix political messes? The Economist’s blog detailed a bleak track record of non-politician administrations. Read more.…

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Stolen Property Open House

November 8, 2011

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office will host a public open house on Thursday, November 10th from 8:00am to 12:00pm displaying all stolen property recovered in Operation Anything for a Buck. Individuals who believe that items from…

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Did Penn State officials cover up abuse?

November 8, 2011

Two officials at Penn State University face charges of covering up the alleged sexual abuse by former coach Jerry Sandusky. Michelle Miller reports. Also, Pennsylvania Police Commissioner Frank Noonan speaks to Jeff Glor about the investigation.…

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Oops! Was that mic on?

November 8, 2011

French President Nicolas Sarkozy apparently did not know that his mic was turned on when he insulted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by calling him an outright liar during the recent G20 summit. President Obama probably…

Pensacola

Occupy Pensacola On Ill Targeted Acts of Vandalism

November 8, 2011

Press Release: Occupy Pensacola does not condone the use of graffiti on local businesses as those are considered by the movement to be ill targeted acts of vandalism. Recently someone spray-painted “99%” on the bust of…