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Ohio man who raised $55K to make potato salad throws party to celebrate crowd-sourcing success

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 7:06pm
An Ohio man who raised $55,000 in a joking crowdfunding appeal to pay for his first attempt at making potato salad threw a huge public party Saturday that promised "peace, love and potato salad." PotatoStock 2014 was held in downtown Columbus and featured bands, food trucks, beer vendors and, yes, plenty of potato salad.
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Wolf Creek nuclear power plant seeks more time to fix faulty sensor, prevent costly shutdown

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 6:58pm
Wolf Creek nuclear power plant is asking federal regulators for more time to replace a faulty sensor unit that provides an early warning of reactor coolant leaks.
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Harley-Davidson issues recalls on 2014 bikes to fix clutch problems, potential fuel tank leaks

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 4:58pm
Harley-Davidson is recalling more than 105,000 motorcycles from the 2014 model year because their clutches may fail, causing stopped bikes to creep forward and potentially crash.
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University System of New Hampshire schools offer new master's degree for Manchester teachers

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 4:01pm
Three University System of New Hampshire schools have developed a more affordable Master of Education program for teachers in Manchester.
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University of Vermont office workers file petition to unionize

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:01pm
Office workers at the University of Vermont are again seeking to unionize.
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Angels end talks with city of Anaheim on new stadium lease, weigh options for new ballpark

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 1:44pm
The Angels have ended negotiations with the city of Anaheim over a renewed lease on the baseball team's existing stadium and are considering options for a new home ballpark.
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Hundreds of lawyers raise hands to help unaccompanied immigrant children, but training needed

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:37pm
Most of the nearly 60,000 Central American children who have arrived on the border in the last year still don't have lawyers to represent them in immigration court, and advocates are training volunteer attorneys to help handle the massive caseload.
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Pennsylvania gas drillers drawing less fresh water, but concerns remain on timing, location

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:00pm
The gas drilling industry in Pennsylvania is recycling more and more water and one river basin commission now reports drillers there are drawing less freshwater than in the past.
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Refugee farm programs in US offer a taste of home, sense of settlement _ and extra cash

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 11:59am
The rapidly rising demand for locally grown fruits and vegetables has created a robust new market for refugees who fled violence in their home countries and found peace in farming small plots of land in several U.S. cities.
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As families flee coal country, schools get shuttered, and communities lose their hubs

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 11:30am
Eastern Kentucky and West Virginia public school districts are grappling with declining enrollments as the area loses population amid the declining coal industry.
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New Goodyear blimp gives lift to Ohio woman, 76, who named it

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 11:01am
The newest addition to the Goodyear's blimp fleet gave a lift to the woman who came up with its name.
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Another 600 Flights Canceled At O'Hare Airport

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:19am
More than 600 more flights were canceled Saturday morning at Chicago's two major airports -- O'Hare and Midway -- as travel delays continued in the wake of an arson fire Friday that shut down an air-traffic control center serving Chicago, according to media reports.
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Clorox says Venezuelan seizure of shuttered facilities puts workers and residents at risk

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:08am
Clorox says Venezuela's decision to seize the company's shuttered facilities near Caracas may pose safety risks for workers and nearby residents.
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In death, boat captain William Dize wants to deemed a seaman so he can sue over fatal illness

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 10:02am
In death, Maryland boat captain William Smith Dize (dyz) is trying to be deemed a seaman so he can sue over his fatal illness.
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Comment period extended for crude oil facility expansion at upstate New York shipping hub

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:16am
New York regulators have again extended the public comment period for a shipping company's plan to expand crude oil handling operations at the Port of Albany.
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Law extends tax break for New York City residents installing solar panels

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 9:01am
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a law to extend property tax breaks for installing electricity-generating solar panels on New York City buildings.
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Idaho authorities find driver accused of abandoning chicken trailer to rot at truck stop

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:57am
Authorities in Idaho have arrested the driver thought to have abandoned a trailer containing 37,000 pounds of rotten chicken at a western Montana truck stop.
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Poll: Slackers aren't the only ones dazed and confused by some big US political issues

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:19am
Confused by the federal health care law? How about the debate over NSA surveillance? The way the Federal Reserve affects interest rates? You're far from alone.
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Rampant corruption in health services impoverishes millions in India; government vows change

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 3:05am
Digamber Rawat rarely emerges from the tiny windowless room he shares with his parents because a mysterious illness has wasted away the strength in his legs.
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PERSONALITY OF THE WEEK: Mark Waller, NFL's Mr. International

Sat, 09/27/2014 - 12:01am
Mark Waller has a passion for football.
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