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Residents of remote Alaska villages brace for big increase in mail rates

May 13th, 2007 11:36 pm by Associated Press

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The new U.S. Postal Service rates that go into effect Monday have people living in Alaska's remotest villages worried about more than just paying 2 cents more for a stamp.

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Fighting kills 41 in Pakistan

May 13th, 2007 11:36 pm by Associated Press

KARACHI, Pakistan - Rival ethnic groups fought gunbattles in this hub of economic growth Sunday, an ominous turn in a political crisis that started with the ouster of Pakistan's top judge. The death toll from a weekend of fighting rose to 41.

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Sea lion joins California children's walk-a-thon

May 13th, 2007 6:54 pm by Associated Press

CORTE MADERA, Calif. - He has flippers instead of feet - and certainly no sneakers or hiking boots. But that didn't stop a sea lion from joining schoolchildren on a walk-a-thon.

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News of the Weird

May 13th, 2007 6:54 pm by CHUCK SHEPHERD

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People, May 13, 2007

May 13th, 2007 12:12 am by Staff Report

LAKE GENEVA, Wis. - Note to Sen. Sam Brownback: In Packerland, it's not cool to diss Brett Favre.

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LAPD critics decry May 1 melee as latest example of 'warrior' cop

May 13th, 2007 12:12 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES - The Police Department's violent response at the end of an immigrant demonstration is the latest incident highlighting what critics describe as the force's "warrior culture."

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Virginia Tech engineering school remembers their slain

May 13th, 2007 12:12 am by KRISTEN GELINEAU and SUE LINDSEY

BLACKSBURG - The image most people have of Kevin Sterne is harrowing: a photo showing a tourniquet wrapped around his wounded leg as rescue workers rushed him out of Virginia Tech's Norris Hall.

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Nazi archives help find long-lost mother, but she won't meet son

May 12th, 2007 11:57 pm by Associated Press

BEACHWOOD, Ohio - The letter brought a bittersweet end to Sol Factor's 17-year search for his mother, a Holocaust survivor who disappeared in the aftermath of World War II:

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Lessons to keep come in stories from Gramma

May 12th, 2007 11:57 pm by CHELSEA J. CARTER

COLUSA, Calif. - Lucille Strohlein closed her eyes, recalling the story:

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