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Red Cross app offers help with emergency pet care

Updated: 01/18/2014 - The Red Cross has a new app for pet owners. It's a Pet First Aid App that puts lifesaving information in the hands of dog and cat owners so they can provide emergency care until veterinary assistance is available.

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NSA phone data control may come to end

Updated: 01/17/2014 - A senior administration official says President Barack Obama will call for stripping the National Security Agency's ability to store phone data from millions of Americans.

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'Gravity,' '12 Years' win big at Critics' Choice

Posted: 01/17/2014 - The Broadcast Film Critics Association presented its annual awards Thursday in Santa Monica, Calif., honoring many movies that earned Oscar nominations just hours earlier.

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Lawmakers move to restore Voting Rights Act

Posted: 01/17/2014 - A bipartisan group of lawmakers is introducing legislation to restore some parts of the Voting Rights Act that were stripped by a Supreme Court ruling last year.

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Progress against big blaze

Posted: 01/17/2014 - Firefighters battling a wildfire east of Los Angeles have gotten a break, Santa Ana winds have eased.

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W.Va. chemical spill company to transfer chemicals

Posted: 01/17/2014 - The company responsible for a chemical spill that contaminated water in West Virginia will bring in sturdier containment structures after incurring safety violations at a second chemical storage facility.

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Site of W.Va. spill was subject of 2010 complaint

Posted: 01/16/2014 - Documents show that West Virginia inspectors visited the site of last week's chemical spill in 2010 after a nearby resident complained about a strong odor of licorice.

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EU urges Malta to cancel plan to sell passports

Posted: 01/16/2014 - Malta's government has rebuffed European lawmakers' call to halt a plan to sell Maltese passports to foreigners, which would automatically grant them access to the European Union.

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Bernanke likens '08 financial crisis to car crash

Posted: 01/16/2014 - In his final public appearance as chairman of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke took a moment to reflect on the 2008 financial crisis and compared it to a very bad car crash.

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Judge to Apple: Reboot relationship with monitor

Posted: 01/16/2014 - A New York judge has urged Apple to reboot its relationship with a monitor appointed to analyze its antitrust prevention practices, saying disqualifying him is no solution.

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Persons of interest detained after wildfire start

Posted: 01/16/2014 - Authorities are questioning two persons of interest detained shortly after the start of a wildfire burning out of control near homes in the dangerously dry foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains.

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Alcoholics work for beer in Amsterdam program

Updated: 01/16/2014 - A pilot project in Amsterdam isn't trying to help alcoholics into recovery, instead it pays them in beer. And that has people in the Netherlands and around the world talking.

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Cybersecurity chief had qualms over health website

Posted: 01/16/2014 - The top cybersecurity officer for the Health and Human Services Department says he was concerned about potential vulnerabilities ahead of the launch of the Obama administration's health care website.

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Homes lost to foreclosure hit 6-year low in 2013

Posted: 01/16/2014 - The number of U.S. homes that got started on the path to foreclosure fell last year to a low not seen since before the high-flying days of the housing boom.

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