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Obama seeks 2nd chance for UN disabilities pact

Updated: 11/19/2013 - The Obama administration is pushing for ratification of a U.N. accord on the rights of the disabled less than a year after Senate Republicans voted it down.

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NSA vowed repeatedly to fix its collection errors

Posted: 11/19/2013 - Newly declassified files say the National Security Agency reported its own violations of surveillance rules to a U.S. intelligence court and promised additional safety measures to prevent similar missteps over and over again.

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Zimmerman could be released today

Posted: 11/19/2013 - A Florida judge will decide today whether to grant bond to George Zimmerman, who was arrested following a domestic dispute with his girlfriend.

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Lincoln's Gettysburg Address seven score and 10 years later

Updated: 11/19/2013 - President Abraham Lincoln's short but profound address made in Gettysburg, Pa., 150 years ago in the midst of the Civil War has become a hallmark of his time in office and been memorialized for its still-stirring words.

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Gettysburg Address event to mark 150th anniversary

Updated: 11/19/2013 - Thousands of people are heading to central Pennsylvania to commemorate the Gettysburg Address, a speech that for 150 years has been a source of national identity.

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Yahoo vows to encrypt all its users' personal data

Updated: 11/18/2013 - Yahoo is expanding its efforts to protect its users' online activities from prying eyes by encrypting all the communications and other information flowing into the Internet company's data centers around the world.

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Airplane evacuated in Ohio after bomb threat

Posted: 11/18/2013 - An Ohio airport spokeswoman says a bomb threat led to passengers being evacuated from a plane that landed in Columbus after a flight from Texas.

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Mid Atlantic rocket launch set for Tuesday night

Posted: 11/18/2013 - Much of the U.S. East Coast is expected to get a view of a mid-Atlantic rocket launch Tuesday night, when the Air Force and NASA will try to put 29 tiny satellites into orbit, including a smartphone and a satellite built by students.

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Death toll from Midwest tornadoes reaches 8

Updated: 11/18/2013 - Officials in Illinois don't believe the death toll from yesterday's violent weather will go any higher. Six people died in Illinois, and two more weather-related deaths are confirmed in Michigan.

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Powell Co. 911 helps in N.C. emergency

Updated: 11/18/2013 - It was an unusual call. A poison control center out of Charlotte, N.C. was begging Kentucky emergency responders to help them transport anti-venom.

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'Thor' holds box-office top spot with $38.5M

Posted: 11/17/2013 - "Thor: The Dark World" continued its box-office reign with $38.5 million in its second week, holding off "The Best Man Holiday," according to studio estimates Sunday.

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Midwest under high storm threat

Posted: 11/17/2013 - A number of Midwestern states are awakening to the threat of a high risk of severe thunderstorms.

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Obama hails US energy production over imports

Updated: 11/16/2013 - President Barack Obama says improved energy efficiency and higher energy production in the United States are yielding environmental and economic benefits that are helping ensure cleaner air and a more competitive business landscape.

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Celine Dion to host CBS' annual adoption special

Updated: 11/15/2013 - CBS says Celine Dion will host a holiday special spotlighting adoption. The network says Dion also will perform on the 15th annual "A Home for the Holidays," along with Ne-Yo, Chris Young and others.

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