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Boehner acknowledges ‘stumbles’ in Congress’ opening weeks

Boehner acknowledges ‘stumbles’ in Congress’ opening weeks

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – House Speaker John Boehner acknowledges that there’ve been “a couple of stumbles” in the opening weeks of the new Republican-run Congress. Boehner says House Republicans wanted to get off to a fast start this year and so they moved bills quickly. Last week GOP leaders were forced to water down an abortion […]

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Forecaster apologizes for blizzard forecast

Forecaster apologizes for blizzard forecast

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) – The snowstorm that’s moved through the Northeast hasn’t been as bad as expected — at least in New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia — and now, a forecaster is apologizing. Gary Szatkowski of the National Weather Service in New Jersey sent a tweet that said, “You made a lot of […]

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US new home sales jump 11.6 percent in December

US new home sales jump 11.6 percent in December

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – Sales of new U.S. homes accelerated strongly in December, a sign that home-buying may improve this year after a lackluster 2014. The Commerce Department says new home sales climbed 11.6 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 481,000. The gains were not enough to offset essentially flat home-buying over […]

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Facebook: Outage was self-inflicted

Facebook: Outage was self-inflicted

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – Don’t blame a cyber-attack for the shutdown of Facebook and Instagram overnight. Facebook says the outage that made the sites inaccessible around the world for about an hour was the result of a technical change it had made. A statement says it was a change affecting “configuration systems.” Users of […]

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Unemployment rates fall in 42 US states amid broad hiring

Unemployment rates fall in 42 US states amid broad hiring

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – Unemployment rates fell in 42 U.S. states last month, the latest sign that strong hiring is boosting job opportunities nationwide. The Labor Department said Tuesday that rates rose in just four states last month and were unchanged in four others. Job gains remained healthy in states with large oil and gas industries, […]

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US consumer confidence jumps to 7  1/2-year high in January

US consumer confidence jumps to 7 1/2-year high in January

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. consumer confidence shot up in January to the highest level since August 2007. The Conference Board reports that its consumer confidence index climbed to 102.9 this month from a revised 93.1 in December. Americans are feeling better about current economic conditions, including the job market. They are also more optimistic about […]

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Obamas arrive in Saudi Arabia to pay their respects

Obamas arrive in Saudi Arabia to pay their respects

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) – Saudi Arabia’s new king has welcomed President Barack Obama and his wife to Riyadh. They’re making a four-hour stop there, to pay their respects following the death of King Abdullah. The president cut short the final day of his trip to India to make the visit. He was joined by […]

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Maine, Massachusetts take snow pounding

Maine, Massachusetts take snow pounding

| January 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – Maine’s governor has declared a state of emergency as a major winter storm pounds the state this morning. The storm, packing blizzard conditions, spun up the East Coast early today, but Maine and Massachusetts were expected to get the worst of it, with 1 to 3 feet of snow. The National Weather […]

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Death toll from GM ignition switches rises to at least 50

Death toll from GM ignition switches rises to at least 50

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

DETROIT (AP) – At least 50 people have died in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday. With five days before the deadline to file claims, Feinberg has received 338 death claims and 2,730 for injuries. So far […]

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Oklahoma could halt executions for Supreme Court drug review

| January 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Oklahoma is willing to put three executions on hold while the U.S. Supreme Court reviews whether a certain sedative can render death row inmates sufficiently unconscious. Rather than stop the executions itself, Oklahoma took the unusual step Monday of asking justices for a stay. Oklahoma wants the right to resume executions […]

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