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What will the jobless figures say?

Posted: 02/07/2014 - Economists predict that when the government releases the latest unemployment report this morning, it'll show that some 170,000 jobs were added in January and that the unemployment rate remained at 6.7 percent.

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How Russia enforces its ban on gay 'propaganda'

Posted: 02/06/2014 - When the Sochi Winter Olympics begin Friday, many will be watching to see whether Russia will enforce its law banning gay "propaganda" to minors if athletes, fans or activists wave rainbow flags or speak out in protest.

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FAA to examine airport towers

Posted: 02/06/2014 - A lightning strike that injured an air traffic controller at Baltimore's main airport has exposed a potential vulnerability at airport towers during storms.

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Tower audio from UPS crash that killed 2 released

Updated: 02/06/2014 - An audio recording from the control tower at Birmingham's airport shows workers were trying to reopen the main runway when a UPS cargo jet crashed while trying to land on an alternate runway, killing two pilots.

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Official: Heroin in packets in Hoffman's apartment

Posted: 02/03/2014 - A law enforcement official says tests have confirmed there was heroin in at least some of the dozens of plastic packets in a New York City apartment where Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead. Officials are working to determine whether the drug was mixed or tainted with anything else.

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Ford, GM, Toyota fall with January temperatures

Posted: 02/03/2014 - Frigid temperatures and snowy weather generally kept buyers away from auto showrooms last month, with Ford, General Motors, Toyota and Volkswagen all reporting declines from a year ago.

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Winter storm takes aim at East, closes schools

Posted: 02/03/2014 - Kentucky isn't alone in dealing with winter weather. Some schools are closing and air traffic is disrupted in Ohio, the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast as another winter storm bears down on the eastern U.S., only a day after temperatures soared into the 50s.

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Despite safety emphasis, school shootings continue

Posted: 02/02/2014 - There's been no real reduction in the number of U.S. school shootings despite increased security put in place after the rampage at Connecticut's Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012.

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'Ride Along' No. 1 for third week

Posted: 02/02/2014 - "Ride Along" has topped the box office for the third week in a row with $12.3 million as it nears a $100 million domestic total, according to studio estimates Sunday.

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