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Mark Memmott

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Alcohol Killed Amy Winehouse, Coroner Rules

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

The alcohol in the singer's system was five times the legal drunk-driving limit, authorities say. Winehouse, 27, was found dead on July 23.

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'We Can't Wait,' Obama Says As He Unveils New Economic Initiatives

Monday, October 24, 2011

With his jobs package stalled in Congress, the president is going to announce some executive actions on mortgages and student loans that his advisers say could give the economy a lift. Republicans say "we can't wait" to defeat the president.

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World Series Game 1: The Coolest And Biggest Plays

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Game 1 of the World Series went to the St. Louis Cardinals last night. The National League champions beat the American League's Texas Rangers 3-2. For those who like to know about the key moments, here are two, courtesy of NPR's Tom Goldman.

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Gadhafi Is Dead, Tripoli Rejoices

Thursday, October 20, 2011

The killing of the ousted Libyan leader is the climax of a months-long struggle to topple the dictator's regime. Photos and videos supposedly showing his body are beginning to surface.

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In Ohio: All Animals Accounted For, Sheriff Says

Thursday, October 20, 2011

After a harrowing night and day spent hunting escaped bears, lions, tigers and other dangerous animals, authorities in Muskingum County, Ohio, believe they have killed, captured or otherwise accounted for all 56 animals.

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Posse Kills, Captures Escaped Animals; Monkey Still Loose

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Around 50 or so lions, tigers, bears, wolves and other potentially dangerous animals that escaped from a Zanesville, Ohio, preserve have been killed.

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2011 World Series: A Few Things To Know As Cards, Rangers Get Set

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

The St. Louis Cardinals and Texas Rangers are set to start play tonight. Both teams can make compelling cases for why they should be favored. "I don't know how to pick this one," says NPR's Tom Goldman.

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Drivers Had Safety Concerns Before Race That Took Indy Champ's Life

Monday, October 17, 2011

The fiery 15-car pileup Sunday that killed two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon was the type of disaster that drivers had been concerned about before the race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. They worried that too many cars were on the track.

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BlackBerry: 'We've Let Many Of You Down'; Still Working To Restore Service

Thursday, October 13, 2011

Research in Motion founder Mike Lazaridis concedes he can't say for certain when service will be completely back to normal.

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'Underwear Bomber' Pleads Guilty

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab was arrested for trying to blow up a Detroit-bound passenger jet on Christmas Day 2009. In court today, he insisted that while he is guilty under U.S. law, he is not guilty under Islamic law.

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BlackBerry Outages Continue, Spread To North America

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Millions of users in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and India have been without text services for three days. Now there's word that some users in North America are having problems.

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Obama's Jobs Bill Expected To Hit Roadblock Today In Senate

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

The $447 billion plan is likely to be rejected later today when the Senate holds a key procedural vote. Democrats have a "Plan B," though. They're looking at breaking up the measure into smaller pieces that may stand better chances of passage.

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Nobel Peace Prize Goes To Women Striving For Peace In Liberia And Yemen

Friday, October 07, 2011

Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberian peace activist Leymah Roberta Gbowee and Yemeni protest leader Tawakkul Karman are being honored.

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Bernanke: Economic Outlook Has Deteriorated

Tuesday, October 04, 2011

Cautious consumers, the housing sector's lingering problems and the drag from the government sector are combining to slow an already weak economy even further, the central bank chairman says.

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Bank Of America's $5 Per Month Debit Card Fee Is Sign Of The Times

Thursday, September 29, 2011

The fee and other changes are ways for banks to recoup some of the money they won't be able to charge merchants anymore. Experts' advice: Shop around for the best deal on a debit card.

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Capitol Hill Police Not Amused By Tweets From 'The Onion'

Thursday, September 29, 2011

A fake story and a series of tweets this morning by the satirical folks at The Onion "reported" that members of Congress had taken schoolchildren hostage inside the Capitol Building.

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Shutdown Showdown Continues: Senate Has Key Vote Today

Monday, September 26, 2011

Lawmakers in Washington are still at odds over how to put some more money into the coffers of the stretched-thin Federal Emergency Management Agency. If the dispute isn't settled by the end of the week, part of the government might have to shut down.

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Ahmadinejad: U.S. Used 'Mysterious Sept. 11 Incident' As Pretext For War

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Diplomats from the U.S. and many other nations have walked out of the United Nations General Assembly as the Iranian president runs through a long list of what he says are crimes committed by other nations. The U.S. calls his comments "despicable."

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Is Another Shutdown Showdown Looming In Washington?

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

A dispute over how much money to give the Federal Emergency Management Agency has Republicans and Democrats at odds again, with a Sept. 30 deadline looming.

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Obama: I'll Veto A 'One-Sided Deal,' It's Time 'To Do What's Right'

Monday, September 19, 2011

He says he won't sign a plan that changes entitlements unless it also asks more from the wealthy. Combined with $1 trillion in spending cuts agreed to this summer, Obama said his plan would trim "more than $4 trillion ... in a way that is fair."

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