San Francisco's first black female mayor, London Breed, wins reelection

She was seeking her first four-year term.Eric Risberg / AP

Breed is the first African American woman elected mayor of San Francisco, a politically liberal city of nearly 890,000 grappling with high housing costs, an increase in homelessness and a drug crisis.

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James Dean movie: James Dean to star in movie six decades after death thanks to CGI

James Dean died over 64 years ago, but he's just been cast in a brand new movie — thanks to the magic of CGI.Ernst added that Dean's family considers the picture to be the star's fourth film, "a movie he never got to make.

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Iran nuclear deal: Iran takes most significant step yet away from nuclear pact with world powers

sanctions imposed on the country since President Trump unilaterally withdrew America from the nuclear deal over a year ago.5%, which is just beyond the limits of the nuclear deal, but nowhere near weapons-grade levels of 90%.

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Chicken recall: More than 2 million pounds of chicken recalled due to possible metal contamination

More than two million pounds of chicken products have been recalled by Simmons Prepared Foods, Inc.over fears they "may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically metal," the the U.

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New Hampshire couple deaths: Man arrested in case of New Hampshire couple found dead on Texas beach

New Hampshire couple found dead in Texas

A man has been arrested in the case of a New Hampshire couple whose bodies were found on a Texas beach, Mexican authorities confirmed Wednesday.The next day, the Kleberg County, Texas sheriff released the names of Williams and the woman, Amanda Noverr, and announced a warrant for Williams' arrest for felony theft.

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Texas execution today: White supremacist gang member Justen Hall executed for 2002 slaying of Melanie Billhartz

Justen Hall, 38, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the October 2002 slaying of Melanie Billhartz.and Melanie was lost," Rivera said.

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Live updates from governors race, more

If you wanted to catch up on any of the live updates from Tuesday, then feel free to keep reading.Wednesday's live updates: Beshear to make 'transition announcement' amid tight governor's race

For live 2019 Kentucky, Southern Indiana general elections results click here

Here's what's happening at the polls around Kentucky: 

Election night updates 

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Readers sound off about Matt Bevin and the Kentucky governor's race


Louisville Courier Journal

Published 1:56 PM EST Nov 6, 2019

The Courier Journal editorial board asked readers to weigh in on the Kentucky governor's race, and their reactions were swift and strong.Cynthia Weinmann

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Kentucky Governor race: What it means for Northern Kentucky

Live updates: Beshear makes 'transition announcement' amid tight governor's race

Show some class, Bevin

If there are election irregularities, how do you know them, Gov.

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A contested election would be uncharted territory

Louisville Courier Journal

Published 1:54 PM EST Nov 6, 2019

There have been contested elections in Kentucky but not on the scale of what's going on in the state governor's race, where late Tuesday it appeared that Gov.That's not likely to move more than a handful of votes.

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Declaring Kentucky election over, Andy Beshear starts transition team

Matt Bevin formally requesting a recanvass in Kentucky's gubernatorial election, Gov.-elect Andy Beshear said he's moving on after declaring victory Tuesday night and is appointing a chairman for his transition team.

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Twitter weighs in on Trump-backed Bevin's loss

Andy Beshear, a Democrat and son of former Gov.Steve Beshear, claimed victory in a close race with Gov.

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Live updates on Bevin-Beshear race

: These are possible next steps under Kentucky election law

Wednesday figures to be a busy day.Next steps include appointing a cabinet and preparing a budget to submit to state lawmakers by the end of January, Beshear said.

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Louisville Pizza Week 2019: Deals, locations and specials

For a whole week, cheesy pizzas with various toppings are just $8 at 13 different Louisville and Southern Indiana pizza restaurants.Just like Louisville Burger Week, Louisville Pizza Week offers a "passport" that can be stamped by a restaurant for each full pie ordered.

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What Beshear election means for Kentucky

Buoyed by Kentucky teachers, Beshear, who currently is the state's attorney general, ignored the national maelstrom of President Donald Trump and cultural hot buttons and instead focused on kitchen table issues.The Beshear campaign was also aided by Bevin's immense unpopularity in the state, which, despite Kentucky's conservative leanings, made the incumbent a toxic commodity.

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Papa John's CEO Rob Lynch revamping company's leadership

The company "needs to get back to what made the brand great.Mike Nettles, chief operating and growth officer, and Karlin Linhardt, chief marketing officer, also are out.

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Charlestown, Jeffersonville, New Albany mayor races

Louisville Courier Journal

Published 8:45 PM EST Nov 5, 2019

Voters in Southern Indiana propelled Jeffersonville Mayor Mike Moore and New Albany Mayor Jeff Gahan to victory over two well-known challengers in Tuesday's municipal elections.But the tides turned against longtime Republican Charlestown Mayor Bob Hall, who was narrowly ousted by newcomer Treva Hodges after an aggressive campaign.

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Legislature could decide race, Senate president says

Louisville Courier Journal

Published 12:26 PM EST Nov 6, 2019

Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers threw another wrench into the state's razor-thin gubernatorial outcome late Tuesday night, saying that the legislature could decide the race.“There’s less than one-half of 1%, as I understand, separating the governor and the attorney general,” Stivers said.

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Kroger unveils new logo and slogan for grocery bags, ads, stores

Cincinnati Enquirer

Published 12:13 PM EST Nov 6, 2019

Coming soon to Kroger's grocery bags, web site, ads and stores: Kroger is getting a new logo and slogan.The Cincinnati-based supermarket giant is keeping its outsize, swooping "K" and "G" and will still emblazon its name in blue — but the oval-shaped shield is gone.

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Man accused of kissing Kentucky reporter on live TV pleads not guilty

Louisville Courier Journal

Published 2:34 PM EST Nov 6, 2019

A not guilty plea was entered in court Wednesday on behalf of the man who was charged with harassment after kissing a WAVE 3 reporter on live TV.At his arraignment Wednesday, a not guilty plea was entered for Goodman by his attorney on his behalf.

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Kentucky, Virginia elections a loss for Trump, a win for America

I make this non-partisan statement in glory of America, the bastion of freedom and human dignity — Donald Trump’s presidency notwithstanding.Matt Bevin campaign requests election recanvass

Trump told the rally that Bevin’s loss will constitute a “really bad message.

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