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October Budget Deficit Hits Record Of $237.2B

Posted: 11/14/2008 - The federal government began the new budget year with a record deficit of $237.2 billion, reflecting the billions of dollars the government has started to pay out to rescue the financial system.

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Suits Claim Election-Night Abuse By Chicago Police

Posted: 11/14/2008 - A lawsuit filed Thursday alleges that while a huge Chicago crowd celebrated the election of the first black U.S. president, some white city police officers committed hate crimes against a black family cheering Barack Obama's victory from home.

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King Family Seeks To Cash In On MLK-Obama Items

Posted: 11/14/2008 - Zealous guardians of his words and his likeness, the family of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. is demanding a share of the proceeds from the sudden wave of T-shirts, posters and other merchandise depicting the civil rights leader alongside Barack Obama.

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Mormon Aid On Gay Marriage Ban Generates Complaint

Posted: 11/14/2008 - A California gay rights activist filed a complaint Thursday accusing the Mormon church of failing to report the full value of the work it did to support the state's new ban on same-sex marriage.

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White Powder Sent To Mormon Temples In Utah, LA

Posted: 11/14/2008 - Letters containing a suspicious white powder were sent Thursday to Mormon temples in Los Angeles and Salt Lake City that were the sites of protests against the church's support of California's gay marriage ban.

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Report: Illegal Immigrant Minors Mistreated By US

Posted: 11/14/2008 - Federal authorities have compromised the rights and safety of some unaccompanied illegal immigrant children they have detained, and inadequate government guidelines are partly to blame, according to a Texas-based research group.

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Fire Destroys Some 70 Homes, Hurts 4 In SoCal Town

Posted: 11/14/2008 - An explosive wildfire destroyed about 70 homes in the ritzy community of Montecito, injured four people and forced thousands to flee wind-whipped flames in the longtime hideaway for celebrities such as Oprah Winfrey and Rob Lowe.

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UN Conference Rejects Religious Terrorism

Posted: 11/14/2008 - Countries attending a U.N. interfaith conference Thursday rejected the use of religion to justify acts of terrorism and other violence that kills and injures innocent civilians.

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Battling Alzheimer's Disease

Updated: 11/14/2008 - Alzheimer's is now the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and in North Carolina.

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Hagan Drops Lawsuit Against Dole.

Posted: 11/13/2008 - North Carolina U.S. Sen.-elect Kay Hagan has withdrawn a defamation lawsuit against Elizabeth Dole over a TV campaign ad that Hagan said questioned her Christianity.

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Ayden’s Books Under Review

Updated: 11/13/2008 - The Ayden town council suspects there could be a misappropriation of funds, which has lead to a formal investigation.

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Easley on Obama

Updated: 11/13/2008 - Governor Mike Easley says Barack Obama won North Carolina in part because his likable personality transcended questions some had about electing a black president.

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SC Priest Tells Obama Voters Not To Take Communion

Posted: 11/13/2008 - A South Carolina Priest told his parishioners they should refrain from receiving Holy Communion if they voted for Barack Obama because he supports abortion, and supporting him "constitutes material cooperation with intrinsic evil."

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58 Same-Sex Marriage Licenses Issued In Connecticut

Posted: 11/13/2008 - A partial tally by city and town clerks in Connecticut shows they issued 58 marriage licenses to same-sex couples Wednesday, the first day that gays and lesbians could get married in the state.

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