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Migrants heading to Western Europe...County clerk remains in Kentucky jail... Planned Parenthood fire ruled arson

By The Associated Press | Posted - Sep. 4, 2015 at 8:51 p.m.



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BICSKE, Hungary (AP) — Hundreds of migrants and refugees, exhausted after marching for hours toward Western Europe, are finally on their way to Austria and Germany aboard buses Hungary's government decided to provide the vehicles after Austria and Germany agreed to allow the people entry. Most of them are fleeing unrest in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The lawyer for a jailed county clerk in Kentucky says "She's not going to resign, she's not going to sacrifice her conscience" and he's preparing to appeal a federal judge's contempt finding as one of several legal challenges on her behalf. Rowan County clerk Kim Davis has refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. But her deputies are doing so.

PULLMAN, Wash. (AP) — It's official. A pre-dawn blaze that heavily damaged a Planned Parenthood clinic in Washington state was arson. That's the determination of fire investigators. The early morning blaze in the college town of Pullman follows a recent wave of protests at Planned Parenthood clinics across the U.S. Local, state and federal agencies are involved in the investigation.

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A California company is recalling its cucumbers after a salmonella outbreak that's sickened 285 people in 27 states and killed a San Diego woman. Andrew & Williamson Fresh Produce of San Diego has voluntarily recalled its "Limited Edition" brand garden cucumbers, which were grown in Mexico.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A cancer survivor and philanthropist who helped build schools and supported music education has died in Southern California. Carter Lay, whose grandfather started Lay's potato chips, was 44-years-old. Los Angeles County officials say Jesse Chapman Carter Lay died of natural causes at his home in Venice on Thursday.

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