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First offshore wind farm clears hurdle

March 30th, 2007 11:12 pm by Associated Press

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N.C. lawmakers seek final resolution to hog waste problem

March 30th, 2007 11:12 pm by MARGARET LILLARD

RALEIGH, N.C. - It's been a decade since North Carolina banned pork farmers from building new hog waste lagoons.

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U.N. Security Council calls for 'early resolution' to faceoff over Iran's capture of Britons

March 30th, 2007 12:42 am by Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. Security Council expressed "grave concern" Thursday over Iran's seizure of 15 British sailors and marines and called for an early resolution of the escalating dispute, but Iran's chief international negotiator suggested the capt

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Suicide bombers kill at least 122 in Shiite markets

March 30th, 2007 12:42 am by Associated Press

BAGHDAD - Five suicide bombers struck Shiite marketplaces in northeast Baghdad and a town north of the capital at nightfall Thursday, killing at least 122 people and wounding more than 150 in one of Iraq's deadliest days in years.

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Defiant Democrats vote to set Iraq troop withdrawal

March 30th, 2007 12:42 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - A defiant, Democratic-controlled Senate approved legislation Thursday calling for the withdrawal of U.S. combat troops from Iraq within a year, propelling Congress closer to an epic, wartime veto confrontation with President Bush.

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Names in the News - March 30, 2007

March 30th, 2007 12:33 am by Staff Report

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish rock star and global humanitarian Bono became a knight of the British empire Thursday - and joked that his youngest son thought he was about to become a Jedi instead.

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Data theft from at least 45.7 million cards believed to be biggest hack

March 30th, 2007 12:33 am by Associated Press

BOSTON - A hacker or hackers stole data from at least 45.7 million credit and debit cards of shoppers at off-price retailers including T.J. Maxx and Marshalls in a case believed to be the largest such breach of consumer information.

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Mining safety agency imposes $1.5M fine on Massey Energy for W. Virginia mine violations

March 30th, 2007 12:33 am by Associated Press

LOGAN, W.Va. - The federal Mine Safety and Health Administration has levied a record $1.5 million fine against Massey Energy Co. for 25 violations that contributed to the deaths of two West Virginia coal miners in January 2006.

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Dem budget plan squeaks through House - assuming tax cuts expire

March 30th, 2007 12:33 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON - House Democrats pushed through their budget blueprint Thursday, promising a surplus in five years by allowing tax cuts passed in President Bush's first term to expire.

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