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19 November 2014

Clark County bans panhandling on streets

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Clark County, Wash. – (KGW News) Clark County has banned panhandlers on streets. County commissioners approved an ordinance Tuesday forbidding people from soliciting on public roadways. The ordina ...

19 November 2014

Portable showers bring drought relief to California residents

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Porterville, Calif. --- (KSEE)  Porterville, California residents left without running water by the state's ongoing drought can now shower near their homes.The Tulare County Office of Emergency Ser ...

19 November 2014

Immigration: waiting for reform

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(KGW)  As the battle over immigration reform rages in Washington, D.C., thousands are watching carefully.Sisters Isaura and Ines Pena are outspoken advocates of change.They are U.S. citizens, born ...

18 November 2014

Latest jobs report indicates state hiring increase

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Ore. --- According to the latest jobs report, state hiring grew to its strongest level in almost two decades.In all, Oregon employers added 9,900 jobs in October; the Oregon Employment Department sa ...

15 November 2014

Turkeys terrorize neighborhood

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(WHDH)  Residents of a Brookline neighborhood are on the lookout for turkeys, and not just the best deals at their local grocery store.A flock of turkeys has been harassing residents and even attac ...

15 November 2014

Super-heroic inspiration

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(NECN)  In a blue cape and a mask, Anthony Smith isn't dressed for Halloween. The outfit is what he must wear to work every day.When asked if he is a superhero, the 6-year-old simply replies, "Yeah ...

15 November 2014

"A fate worse than death"

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(WFLA)  Florida animal control officers were forced to don Hazmat suits to rescue dozens of cats found starving and abandoned in a Floral City, Florida home.The Citrus County Sheriff's Office respo ...

15 November 2014

Healthcare.gov open enrollment begins

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(NBC News)  Healthcare.gov opens for enrollment Saturday. If you need new coverage or want to change plans, now is the time to log on. Most people who do nothing will be automatically enrolled in t ...

15 November 2014

Congress pushes for Keystone pipeline

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(NBC News)  The controversial Keystone XL pipeline is one step closer to reality after the House passed a bill Friday approving it's construction, and the Senate prepares to do the same.The project ...

14 November 2014

Santa shouldn't eat alone

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(WFIE) A sweet gesture from a 3-year-old girl is getting lots of attention. Gracie Lynn Wilson was at a Bob Evans restaurant in Evansville, Indiana on Wednesday when she recognized a familiar face. ...