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16 October 2013

Latest: Clock is ticking on debt ceiling

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There's less than 24 hours until the government reaches the debt ceiling... so far no word on a deal.  But at this hour, the Senate says they're making progress after the House abandoned a last-dit ...

10 October 2013

National Fire Prevention Week Warns: Candles Cause Home Fires

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National Fire Week Prevention officials tell us that candles, while beautiful and decorative, can also cause house fires. The NFPA says that from 2006 to 2010, over 11-thousand house fires started ...

09 October 2013

Salmonella Outbreak in Foster Farms Chicken

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Nearly 3-hundred people in eighteen states, including Oregon, have fallen ill, after eating chicken contaminated with salmonella.   The illnesses have all been traced back to raw chicken products ...

04 October 2013

All Eyes On Schooling

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NBC's annual "Education Nation" summit begins this Sunday. Rehema Ellis previews.

04 October 2013

Tropical Storm Karen Brewing In Gulf Coast

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Winds are already picking up along the gulf coast, as Tropical Storm Karen heads that way. In gulf shores, Alabama tourists are getting ready to leave, after the storm warning was posted. People who ...

02 October 2013

Day Two: What's Next in the Government Shutdown?

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We're now facing day two of the government shutdown. With 800,000 American families facing life without paychecks, lawmakers are talking again on Wednesday.On Tuesday, the House of Representatives v ...

26 September 2013

Barnes & Noble Rolls Out Holiday Shopping Discounts

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Barnes & Noble is hoping its customers will get a jump start on their holiday shopping with a new money-saving offer.  The major book and media retailer has announced it's Member Appreciation D ...

25 September 2013

Disney Dumps Disabled Guest Policy

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A program that has given disabled guests faster and more frequent access to Walt Disney World attractions will soon be replaced. Disney executives are poised to crack down on people who abused the ...

19 September 2013

FedEx Preps to Increase Rates

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Federal Express has announced that its rates will increase next year for expedited shipping.  The rates are expected to increase an average of 3.9% percent for U.S Domestic and International Servic ...

19 September 2013

Asante To Host Informational Seminars On Affordable Health Care

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THE AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE ACT. WHAT DO YOU REALLY KNOW?   Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center will be holding an informational seminar on healthcare changes today--called "healthcare reform and ...