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State Jobless Rate Soars To 7.9% In November

Updated: 12/19/2008 - The number of North Carolina workers who wanted a job but couldn't find one soared to an all-time high in November, with more than 359,000 of the state's residents out of work.

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President Bush: Automakers To Get $17.4 Billion

Updated: 12/19/2008 - The Bush administration came to the rescue of the troubled U.S. auto industry, offering $17.4 billion in loans in exchange for concessions from carmakers and their workers.

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Marines Activating New NC Based Unit At Camp Lejeune

Updated: 12/19/2008 - The Marine Corps is activating a new North Carolina-based reconnaissance company that will do the usual parachuting and diving, as well as long-gliding parachute drops from high altitudes.

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Minn. Senate Recount Likely To Drag Into New Year

Posted: 12/19/2008 - A state board examining disputed ballots in Minnesota's U.S. Senate race is close to wrapping up its decisions on challenges, but a key court ruling has practically guaranteed that the recount drags into the new year.

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Mass. Investor Saw Inside Madoff Scam

Posted: 12/19/2008 - His repeated warnings that Wall Street money manager Bernard Madoff was running a giant Ponzi scheme have cast Harry Markopolos as an unheeded prophet.

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Wildlife Experts Ponder Gender Of Santa's Reindeer

Posted: 12/19/2008 - There may be a perfectly good reason why Santa doesn't get lost on his annual Christmas globetrot: His flying reindeer just might be female and don't mind stopping for directions.

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Panasonic To Buy Sanyo In $9 Billion Deal

Posted: 12/19/2008 - Panasonic will acquire rival Japanese electronics maker Sanyo for up to 800 billion yen ($9 billion) through a public tender offer after top shareholders, including Goldman Sachs, agreed to the takeover, the companies said Friday.

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AP Exclusive: Expert Seeks Treasury Spending Plan

Posted: 12/19/2008 - The top congressional watchdog overseeing the nation's financial bailout says she wouldn't buy a winter coat without a spending plan. And she says she's frustrated by the Treasury Department's refusal to explain how it is doling out billions in taxpayer money.

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Cheney Claims Power To Decide His Public Records

Posted: 12/19/2008 - Dick Cheney's lawyers are asserting that the vice president alone has the authority to determine which records, if any, from his tenure will be handed over to the National Archives when he leaves office in January.

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Lehman Broker Charged In Insider Trading Case

Posted: 12/19/2008 - A former Lehman Brothers broker who gleaned tips about pending mergers from his wife, a partner at a high-powered public relations firm, was charged Thursday in a wide-ranging insider trading scheme that earned $4.8 million in profits for several people including a former Playboy model and two lawyers, authorities said.

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Report Raps Ex-White House Pair On Iraq Claims

Posted: 12/19/2008 - Former White House Counsel Alberto Gonzales misled Congress when he claimed the CIA in 2002 approved information that ended up in the 2003 State of the Union speech about Iraq's alleged effort to buy uranium for its nuclear weapons program, a House Democrat said Thursday.

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Tumor In Newborn's Brain Contained Foot

Posted: 12/18/2008 - A pediatric neurosurgeon says a tumor he removed from the brain of an infant contained a tiny foot and other partially formed body parts.

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