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Mental health toll emerges among Sandy survivors

December 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this file photo of Nov. 20, 2012 photo, Anthony Gatti makes a call while resting in a tent where he is living in the Midland Beach section of the Staten Island borough of New York. The image of his brother trapped in a car with water rising to his neck, his eyes [&hellip...

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Secretary of state faints, sustains concussion

December 15, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 16, 2012, file photo, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton poses for photographs before a dinner hosted by Singapore’s Minister for Foreign Affairs and Law K. Shanmugam, unseen, at Ministry of Foreign Affairs in...

‘Casablanca’ piano sells in NY for more than $600K

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated photo provided by Sotheby’s shows the piano used in the movie “Casablanca.” An unidentified buyer plunked down $602,500 for the piano that played “As Times Goes By” in the classic 1942 film “Casablanca.” The...

Gunman kills 26 at Conn. school, commits suicide

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo provided by the Newtown Bee, Connecticut State Police lead a line of children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 after a shooting at the school. (AP Photo/Newtown Bee, Shannon Hicks) MANDATORY...

Oregon approves tax deal for Nike expansion

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Oregon House Co-Speaker Bruce Hanna, R-Roseburg, opens a special session Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, in Salem, Ore. The Legislature is considering a tax deal requested by apparel giant Nike Inc., in exchange for bringing hundreds of new jobs. (AP Photo/Jonathan J....

Owner of Rivera plane being investigated by DEA

December 14, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this March 8, 2012, file photo, Mexican-American singer and reality TV star Jenni Rivera speaks during an interview in Los Angeles. The remains of Mexican-American music star Jenni Rivera, who died in a plane crash in Mexico on Sunday, were...

Time for Plan B on ‘fiscal cliff?’

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio accuses President Barack Obama of not being serious about cutting government spending, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. Boehner is insisting that Obama wants far more in tax...

Rice withdrawal sparks gender concerns on Cabinet

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Nov. 1, 2012 file photo shows former Nebraska Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel speaking in Omaha, Neb. The top contenders for the “big three” jobs in President Barack Obama’s Cabinet are white men, raising fresh concerns among Democratic...

Pot proponents hopeful, wary after Obama comments

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Dec. 5, 2012 file photo shows President Barack Obama speaking at the Interior Department in Washington. The president says he won’t go after Washington state and Colorado for legalizing marijuana. In a Barbara Walters interview airing...

Review: New Google Maps boasts big improvements

December 14, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012 file photo, the new Google Maps application is demonstrated in New York. The world’s most popular online mapping system returned late Wednesday with the release of the Google Maps iPhone app. The release...