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USGS: 7.8 aftershock shakes Chile's north coast

Posted: 04/03/2014 - The U.S. Geological Survey says a powerful 7.8-magnitude aftershock has rocked Chile's northern coast, which was hit by a powerful magnitude-8.2 earthquake Tuesday night.

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Study: Biomass energy not so 'green'

Posted: 04/02/2014 - It is promoted as a clean, green energy source that can create jobs in Eastern Kentucky, but a recent study found power plants that burn biomass - wood and other plant material - pollute more than coal plants.

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Senators express doubts to Barra about new GM

Updated: 04/02/2014 - At a hearing today, senators tried to get GM CEO Mary Barra to promise that anyone involved in such a coverup would be punished. They also said GM should tell owners to stop driving all of the 2.6 million cars that are now being recalled for the faulty switch until they are repaired.

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State park offering nature photography lessons

Posted: 04/02/2014 - This year the speaker will be North Carolina photographer Mollie Isaacs, co-founder of Awake The Light Photo Tours and Workshops. Isaacs runs educational photo trips and workshops around the country.

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Magnitude-8.2 quake strikes northern Chile

Updated: 04/01/2014 - A powerful earthquake has struck in the Pacific off Chile's northern region, and authorities have ordered an evacuation of coastal areas in case of a tsunami.

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Man jumped into river to escape police

Posted: 04/01/2014 - State police say a trooper was making a traffic stop for a speeding violation on a car on US-25E in Four Mile when the man got out of the car, ran off and jumped in the river.

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