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    NAACP chief to speak in Athens

    The 12th annual Working in the Public Interest Conference is set for Saturday at the University of Georgia’s Dean Rusk Hall.

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    Trump, White House stir Friday feud with news media

    President Donald Trump drew loud cheers as he denounced the news media at a gathering of conservative activists on Friday outside Washington, as the White House scrapped with reporters over a stories related to Russia in the morning, and then barred certain news organizations from an afternoon briefing with the Press Secretary.

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    Ex-sheriff with Alzheimer's faces trial on corruption counts

    Ex-sheriff with Alzheimer's faces trial on corruption counts

    Former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca went on trial on federal corruption charges Friday stripped of a ceremonial badge and unable to present a defense that might have won him sympathy if jurors knew he was in the early stage of Alzheimer's disease.