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Republicans try to pick up more governors’ offices

November 7, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Democratic Lt. Gov. Walter Dalton, right, a candidate for North Carolina governor, greets Judith Abraham, far left, Greensboro City Councilwoman Marikay Abuzuaiter, second from left, and Julius Taylor, outside Muri’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Greensboro, N.C., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. Dalton visited at least two polling locations in Greensboro...

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Utility workers face tasks monumental and mundane

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, file photo, an electrical worker cleans wiring at a substation in Hoboken, New Jersey. With 1.9 million residents still without power, 67,000 utility workers are trying to restore power in the Northeast. But besides...

Prosecutor: US soldier had blood of victims on him

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 23, 2011, file photo, Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System photo, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, 1st platoon sergeant, Blackhorse Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry...

Americans face prospect of status quo Congress

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 19, 2012 file photo, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev. speaks with reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington. A barrage of negative ads, more than $2 billion in spending and months of campaign stops come down to this reality:...

Hearing for Army general accused of sex crimes

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Army shows Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair. Sinclair, who served five combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, has been charged with forcible sodomy, multiple counts of adultery and having inappropriate...

Pa. zoo: Wild dogs killed boy who fell in exhibit

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

A sign to inform visitors about African Painted Dogs is seen in an observation area during a press tour that overlooks the enclosure where a boy fell into the exhibit that was home to a pack of African painted dogs at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium on...

Study: Stem cells from strangers can repair hearts

November 6, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 photo provided by the University of Miami, Dr. Joshua M. Hare, director of the Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute, performs a heart biopsy, a preliminary step in one of several cardiac stem cell trials at the University of...

Cold weather and new storm add to victims’ misery

November 5, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

First responders who worked through last Monday’s storm surge by Superstorm Sandy, listen as they are acknowledged by Diocese of Trenton American Roman Catholic Bishop David M. O’Connell during services at the Church of Saint Rose in Belmar, N.J.,...

2-year-old boy killed at Pa. zoo exhibit

November 5, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

A security guard closes the gate at the Pittsburgh Zoo, where zoo officials say a young boy was killed after he fell into the exhibit that was home to a pack of African painted dogs, who pounced on the boy and mauled him, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012. It’s not...

Obama leads; Romney with chance in electoral race

November 5, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Former President Bill Clinton holds up a baby during a campaign event for President Barack Obama in the State Capitol Square, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in Concord, N.H. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — President Barack Obama enters the final...