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W.Va. family loves thrill of lumberjack contests

Posted: 10/16/2013 - The chain saw competition at the Mountain State Forest Festival pitted father and son for bragging rights as to which West Virginian could fell more timber in the fastest time.

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SF-area rail strike averted as talks continue

Posted: 10/16/2013 - San Francisco Bay-area commuters again waited late into the night before federal mediators announced late Tuesday that a planned rail strike would once more be delayed and contract negotiations would continue.

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Newtown, Conn., to keep school razing under wraps

Posted: 10/16/2013 - Contractors also will be required to sign confidentiality agreements and workers will guard the property's perimeter to prevent onlookers from taking photographs or videos.

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Libyan arrives in US to face terrorism charges

Posted: 10/15/2013 - After a weeklong interrogation aboard a U.S. warship, a Libyan al-Qaida suspect is now in New York awaiting trial on terrorism charges, U.S. officials said Monday.

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Carnival: Boy, 6, drowns in pool on cruise

Posted: 10/15/2013 - A 6-year-old boy drowned in one of the pools aboard a Carnival Cruise Lines ship while at sea, the company said in a statement Monday.

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Report: NSA collecting millions of contact lists

Posted: 10/15/2013 - The National Security Agency has been sifting through millions of contact lists from personal email and instant messaging accounts around the world — including those of Americans.

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SF area train system to keep running amid talks

Posted: 10/15/2013 - A major San Francisco Bay Area transit system was to continue running train service for Tuesday morning's commute after unions and management agreed to extend labor talks past a midnight deadline.

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Rights groups urge Justice probe of 1985 bombing

Posted: 10/15/2013 - California Democratic Rep. Loretta Sanchez sent a letter to the department in June and is seeking other lawmakers to sign a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder.

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SF-area transit strike averted - at least for day

Posted: 10/14/2013 - A major San Francisco Bay-area transit strike was averted for at least a day after two labor unions extended contract negotiations beyond a midnight deadline and agreed not to walk off the job Monday to allow more talks.

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Default looming, Day 14 of shutdown, no solution

Posted: 10/14/2013 - The United States moved perilously closer to an economy-rattling default and a partial government shutdown entered its third week as Senate Democratic and Republican leaders remained at odds over spending.

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Poll: Half of Americans push back retirement plans

Posted: 10/14/2013 - Stung by a recession that sapped investments and home values, but expressing widespread job satisfaction, older Americans appear to have accepted the reality of a retirement that comes later in life

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Boat capsizes near Miami; 30 people rescued

Posted: 10/14/2013 - A 45-foot boat capsized Sunday in waters near Miami, tossing 30 people into the sea during one of the city's busiest boating days, authorities said. All of those on board were rescued and no one was hurt.

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South Dakota ranchers reeling from cattle losses

Posted: 10/14/2013 - Western South Dakota ranchers are reeling from the loss of tens of thousands of cattle in last weekend's blizzard, and many will dispose of carcasses in pits set to open Monday.

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Hope, skepticism linger about parks reopening

Posted: 10/11/2013 - Robert and Jayne Miller are on a three-week road trip across America, hoping to take in the sights along Route 66 as they head from California to Washington. But they hit a wall when they got to Grand Canyon National Park.

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Sorority members injured in Delaware bus crash

Posted: 10/11/2013 - Several sorority sisters from the University of Delaware were injured when a bus taking about 40 people to a party during homecoming week overturned in a crash with a tractor trailer, authorities said.

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Judge refuses to delay start of gay marriage in NJ

Posted: 10/11/2013 - A New Jersey judge has reaffirmed her call for the state to start issuing same-sex marriage licenses on Oct. 21, but the administration of Gov. Chris Christie is taking another crack at putting the mandate on hold.

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Man says 1973 UFO incident turned life upside down

Posted: 10/11/2013 - Charles Hickson never regretted the notoriety that came his way after he told authorities he encountered an unidentified flying object and its occupants 40 years ago on the banks of the Pascagoula River.

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As Bakken booms, drug arrests spike

Posted: 10/11/2013 - The booming Bakken oil patch that's given a major boost to U.S. energy production has emerged as a new front in the fight against drug trafficking.

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