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Wildfire Destroys 70 Homes in SoCal Town

Posted: 11/14/2008 - Terri Nisich, a spokeswoman with the Santa Barbara County executive office, says the fire started around 6 p.m. Thursday and quickly spread to about 800 acres shortly before midnight.

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Labor Department Finalizes New Family Leave Rules

Posted: 11/14/2008 - New Bush administration rules on the Family and Medical Leave Act are due to go into effect four days before the president leaves office. And some lawmakers and unions are not happy about it.

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Drought tightens grip on north Ga.

Posted: 11/13/2008 - Georgia's drought grew worse over the past week as "exceptional" dry conditions spread through the northeast corner of the state.

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Congress Examines $700 Billion Rescue Program

Posted: 11/13/2008 - Congress is mulling over the possibility of more changes in the $700 billion financial rescue program in light of the deteriorating economy and soaring mortgage foreclosures.

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Public can Ask About Charleston Beltway

Posted: 11/13/2008 - The public is getting a chance to say what should be studied as the state eyes completion of the Mark Clark Expressway wrapping around the inland side of Charleston.

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Delta to Launch New International Routes

Posted: 11/13/2008 - Fresh off its acquisition of Northwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines Inc., the world's biggest carrier, said Wednesday it plans to add 15 new international routes starting next spring.

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Georgia Tax Revenues Dip Slightly

Posted: 11/13/2008 - Governor Perdue reports Wednesday that state revenues in October dropped by 0.1 percent from the same month the year before. For the fiscal year that started July 1st, tax collections are down two percent -- or more than 110 million dollars.

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Thousands of Families Shut Out of Pre-K Programs

Posted: 11/13/2008 - A national study released Wednesday shows state prekindergarten programs reserved for low-income students are squeezing out thousands of middle-class families unable to afford early education.

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Outgoing Veep to Host Incoming Veep

Posted: 11/13/2008 - Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife, Lynne, have invited Biden and his wife, Jill, for a tour of their soon-to-be official residence on the Naval Observatory grounds in northwest Washington and for dinner afterward.

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Jury awards SC man $4M in dispute over TV show

Posted: 11/12/2008 - A federal jury has awarded a South Carolina real estate investor more than $4 million in a dispute over profits from the reality television show "Flip This House."

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Legendary Voice for Georgia's trauma system

Posted: 11/12/2008 - Retired University of Georgia football radio announcer Larry Munson is lending his recognizable voice to a campaign for a statewide trauma system.

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18 killed in toy-related incidents

Posted: 11/12/2008 - Government figures show toys played a part in the deaths last year of at least 18 children under 15 years old.

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Duluth Discounting Warrants to Purge Backlog

Posted: 11/12/2008 - The city is discounting fees on "failure to appear" warrants to shrink a backlog of about 1,200 outstanding cases. Clerk of Court Sharon Wallace said the city is giving offenders until Nov. 26 to pay the reduced fees and avoid being hauled off to jail during the holidays.

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Company to detail plans for SC distribution center

Posted: 11/12/2008 - Dubai-based Jafza International will give business leaders a look at its plan for a $600 million, 1,300-acre distribution center and manufacturing park in Orangeburg County.

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Penalty phase for Brian Nichols underway

Posted: 11/12/2008 - The death penalty phase is under way in the case of a gunman found guilty of killing four people in a shooting spree that began at a downtown Atlanta courthouse.

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