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Buffalo area hit with epic snow — with more on the way

Buffalo area hit with epic snow — with more on the way

November 19th, 2014 8:39 pm by CAROLYN THOMPSON, Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Homeowners opened their front doors to find themselves sealed in by sheer walls of white. Shovelers turned walkways into head-high canyons.

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Obama to announce executive action on immigration

Obama to announce executive action on immigration

November 19th, 2014 6:00 pm by Kathleen Hennessey, Tribune Washington Bureau (TNS)

President Obama has said that he won't wait any longer for Republicans to pass legislation and plans to use his executive authority to ease deportations.

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Fatigue cited in I-81 fatal

Fatigue cited in I-81 fatal

November 19th, 2014 11:15 am by Staff Report

The Virginia State Police have identified the victim of Tuesday's fatal crash near mile-marker one of Interstate 81, saying that driver fatigue appears to have been a factor in wreck.

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Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

Gun sales surge ahead of jury's Ferguson decision

November 19th, 2014 9:00 am by ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press

Some suburban St. Louis gun dealers have been doing brisk business, particularly among first-time buyers, as fearful residents await a grand jury's decision on whether to indict the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.

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Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

Tenn. farmers ready to grow hemp, unused to rules

November 19th, 2014 7:58 am by Associated Press

With a decades-long ban on hemp production in Tennessee finally lifted, some farmers say they want to grow the crop but aren't used to the government oversight that comes with it.

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Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

Speakers say Common Core contains spiritual set-up

November 19th, 2014 12:36 am by MAX HRENDA, NET News Service

On Tuesday evening at Fountain of Life Bible Church, more than 100 people were in attendance as community and religious leaders denounced the standards as harmful and seditious to the American way of life.

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Senate says no to Keystone pipeline — but GOP vows replay

Senate says no to Keystone pipeline — but GOP vows replay

November 18th, 2014 8:36 pm by Associated Press

All 45 Senate Republicans supported the legislation to build the Canada-to-Texas pipeline. Only 14 of 55 Democrats and allied independents joined them.

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Photos: Christmas at Biltmore 2014

November 18th, 2014 7:30 pm by J. H. Osborne

Inside Biltmore House the season you will find 60 decorated Christmas trees, including the 34-foot Fraser fir in the 250-room chateau's seven-story Banquet Hall.

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Dow, S&P 500 again reach record highs

Dow, S&P 500 again reach record highs

November 18th, 2014 5:44 pm by Associated Press

"We've gotten good news on all of the worries since mid-October and we had much better-than-expected earnings," said Kate Warne, an investment strategist at Edward Jones. "As a result, it's not surprising we're seeing a series of record highs."

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Fatal crash on I-81 in Bristol

Fatal crash on I-81 in Bristol

November 18th, 2014 4:11 pm by Staff Report

At 12:39 Tuesday afternoon the Virginia State Police responded to a single-vehicle crash in the northbound lanes of I-81, near the 1 mile marker.

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