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New Zealand to eradicate pet cats?

Updated: 01/22/2013 - An environmental advocate in New Zealand is calling on cat owners to neuter their pets and not replace them when they die.

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Nation to honor MLK Jr. as Obama is inaugurated

Posted: 01/21/2013 - The nation will honor civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. today - the same day as it celebrates the inauguration of the first black president to his second term.

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Pa. kindergartner suspended for bubble gun remark

Posted: 01/18/2013 - A 5-year-old Pennsylvania girl who told another girl she was going to shoot her with a pink toy gun that blows soapy bubbles has been suspended from kindergarten.

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Lance Armstrong admits doping to Oprah

Posted: 01/17/2013 - Lance Armstrong confessed to using performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France during an interview with Oprah Winfrey, reversing more than a decade of denial.

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10 Things to know for Thursday

Posted: 01/16/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday.

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Obama unveils $500 million gun violence package

Updated: 01/16/2013 - President Barack Obama is announcing a $500 million package of executive actions and legislative proposals aimed at reducing gun violence a month after a mass shooting in Connecticut killed 20 elementary school children.

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House passes Sandy aid bill; Senate is next

Updated: 01/16/2013 - More than 10 weeks after Superstorm Sandy brutalized parts of the heavily populated Northeast, the House approved $50.5 billion in emergency relief despite a large no vote from Republicans.

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Southern storms: Ice, threat of some snow

Posted: 01/15/2013 - Storms crossing the Southeast iced up roads and bridges and caused numerous car accidents in northern Mississippi, while parts of Alabama faced a possibility of some snow.

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Teacher with fear of young kids sues Ohio district

Posted: 01/15/2013 - A former high school teacher is suing the Ohio school district where she used to work, saying its administrators discriminated against her because she has a rare phobia: a fear of young children.

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Town renames Conn. school for slain teacher

Updated: 01/15/2013 - Officials of a town near Newtown, Conn., are renaming a local school for a resident killed in the massacre there and hailed as a hero.

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AP source: Armstrong tells Oprah he doped

Updated: 01/15/2013 - A person familiar with the situation says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.

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Sandy relief package swells aid for past disasters

Posted: 01/12/2013 - Conservatives and watchdog groups are mounting a "not-so-fast" campaign against a $50.7 billion Superstorm Sandy aid package that Northeastern governors and lawmakers hope to push through the House this coming week.

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NY storm commission urges flood walls for subways

Updated: 01/12/2013 - A New York commission formed to examine ways to guard against future storms like Sandy is calling for flood walls in subways, water pumps at airports and sea barriers along the coast among dozens of proposals.

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