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Economy makes for tougher Thanksgiving journeys

November 22, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Fred Errington, left, and Deborah Gewertz of Amherst, Mass., wait for an Amtrak train to arrive at Union Station in Hartford, Conn., Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. They planned to travel to New York City on the busiest travel day of the year to meet friends for Thanksgiving (AP Photo/Dave Collins) CHICAGO (AP) — Millions of [&hellip...

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US drought worsens after weeks of improvement

November 22, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Empty shells rest on the cracked bed of a dried lake, the outcome of severe drought, in Waterloo, Neb., Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012. A new report shows that the nation’s worst drought in decades is getting worse again, ending an encouraging five-week run of...

Sister: CA terrorism suspect lost, impressionable

November 21, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

Bill Lewis, assistant agent in charge of the FBI’s Los Angeles field office, right, and David Bowdich, special agent in charge of the FBI’s L.A. area counterterrorism unit, discuss the arrests of four men suspected of promoting terrorist...

Rubble cleanup a massive task in NY, NJ

November 21, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

A crane sits atop a pile of storm debris in a parking lot in Point Pleasant Beach N.J. on Nov. 15, 2012. Superstorm Sandy created tons of debris that towns in New York and New Jersey are still struggling to dispose of weeks later. Three weeks in, the...

US, Mexico sign rules on sharing Colorado River

November 21, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, March 5, 2008 file photo, water levels at the Colorado River’s Horseshoe Bend begin to rise along the beaches just hours after the Glen Canyon Dam jet tubes began releasing water, in Page, Ariz. Drought, climate change...

Guardianship extended for ‘Modern Family’ star

November 21, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 24, 2012 file photo, Ariel Winter attends the World Premiere of “Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 1″ at The Paley Center for Media, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Winter’s father, Glenn Workman, said Monday, Nov. 19,...

Prosecutor: No arrests made in deadly Indy blast

November 21, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This aerial file photo from Nov. 11, 2012, shows the two homes that were leveled and the numerous neighboring homes that were damaged from a massive explosion that sparked a huge fire and killed two people in Indianapolis. Authorities launched a...

OB/GYNs back over-the-counter birth control pills

November 21, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated image provided by Bedsider.org shows a package of estrogen/progestin birth control pills. The nation’s largest group of obstetricians and gynecologists says birth control pills should be sold over the counter, like condoms. The surprise...

Rock band AC/DC releases entire catalog on iTunes

November 20, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 12, 2008 file photo, AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson, left, and Angus Young perform on the Black Ice tour at Madison Square Garden in New York. Columbia Records and Apple announced Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, that the classic rock...

Ind. home explosion now homicide investigation

November 20, 2012 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This aerial file photo from Nov. 11, 2012, shows the two homes that were leveled and the numerous neighboring homes that were damaged from a massive explosion that sparked a huge fire and killed two people in Indianapolis. Authorities launched a...