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Deaths of Gamers Leave Their Online Lives in Limbo

Updated: 03/14/2009 - When Jerald Spangenberg collapsed and died in the middle of a quest in an online game, his daughter embarked on a quest of her own: to let her father's gaming friends know that he hadn't just decided to desert them.

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Kan. late-term abortion provider faces trial

Updated: 03/14/2009 - For abortion opponents, the trial of one of the nation's few late-term abortion providers has been a long time coming, a chance for a little bit of justice after years of seeing their efforts thwarted.

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Major flooding expected this spring in N. Dakota

Updated: 03/14/2009 - Emergency management officials in Fargo and Grand Forks are ordering pumps, topping off levees and planning dikes after forecasters predicted record flooding this spring along the Red River Basin.

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Green light: Driver's ed in America turns 75

Updated: 03/14/2009 - In the 75 years since State High began offering the nation's first driver's ed course, the cars have changed. The anxiety of taking the wheel for the first time hasn't.

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Browns WR Stallworth Hits, Kills Fla. Pedestrian

Updated: 03/14/2009 - Cleveland Browns wide receiver Donte Stallworth hit and killed a pedestrian with his Bentley Saturday morning on a busy causeway linking Miami and Miami Beach, police said.

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G-20 pledge sustained action on financial crisis

Updated: 03/14/2009 - Finance officials from rich and developing countries pledged to boost the role of the International Monetary Fund and make a "sustained effort" to restore global growth after a key conference that sought to bridge deep divisions on how to tackle the financial crisis.

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Great Depression Senior Citizens Talk Current Recession

Updated: 03/14/2009 - 13 News sat down with five survivors of the great depression on Saturday to talk about how they survived, as well as their tips for people trying to make it through the current economic recession.

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Texas pastor has advice for grieving Ill. church

Updated: 03/14/2009 - The Rev. Al Meredith was more than 700 miles away when a gunman walked into a Maryville church and gunned down its preacher in front of his horrified congregation. But the tragedy hit the Texas preacher hard, and he's coming to help.

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Rare Superman comic sells for $317,200

Updated: 03/14/2009 - A rare copy of the first comic book featuring Superman has sold for $317,200 in an Internet auction. The previous owner of Action Comics No. 1 bought it for less than a buck.

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Report: Cuba, Venezuela could host Russian bombers

Updated: 03/14/2009 - A Russian Air Force chief said Saturday that the country could base some strategic bombers in Cuba or on an island offered by Venezuela, the Interfax news agency reported, but a Kremlin official quickly said the military had been speaking only hypothetically.

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Report: Cuba, Venezuela could host Russian bombers

Updated: 03/14/2009 - A Russian Air Force chief said Saturday that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has offered an island as a temporary base for strategic Russian bombers, the Interfax news agency reported.

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Obama focuses on food safety, picks FDA new chief

Updated: 03/14/2009 - The nation's food safety system is a "hazard to public health" and overdue for an overhaul, President Barack Obama said Saturday as he focused on that task by filling the top job at the Food and Drug Administration.

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G-20 pledge sustained action on financial crisis

Updated: 03/14/2009 - Finance officials from rich and developing countries pledged to boost the role of the International Monetary Fund and make a "sustained effort" to restore global growth after a key conference that sought to bridge deep divisions on how to tackle the financial crisis.

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Rare Superman Comic Sells for $317,200

Updated: 03/14/2009 - A rare copy of the first comic book featuring Superman has sold for $317,200 in an Internet auction. The previous owner of Action Comics No. 1 bought it for less than a buck.

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Jon Stewart Puts Spotlight on CNBC and Meltdown

Updated: 03/14/2009 - The feud between Jon Stewart and CNBC's Jim Cramer has been good for laughs — and ratings — but has also raised the serious question of whether the experts at TV's No. 1 financial news network should have seen the meltdown coming and warned the public.

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Obama Focuses on Food Safety, Picks FDA New Chief

Updated: 03/14/2009 - The nation's food safety system is a "hazard to public health" and overdue for an overhaul, President Barack Obama said Saturday as he focused on that task by filling the top job at the Food and Drug Administration.

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Arrests In N. Ireland Troop, Cop Killings

Updated: 03/14/2009 - Three men have been arrested in Northern Ireland and are being questioned by police in connection with the killing of 2 soldiers last weekend outside a British army base.

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Archbishop Defends Criticism of Kansas Governor

Updated: 03/14/2009 - The Roman Catholic archbishop of Kansas City, Kan., isn't backing off of his criticism of the nomination of Gov. Kathleen Sebelius for health and human services secretary.

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Jon Stewart Puts Spotlight On CNBC And Meltdown

Updated: 03/14/2009 - The feud between Jon Stewart and CNBC's Jim Cramer has been good for laughs - and ratings - but has also raised the serious question of whether the experts at TV's No. 1 financial news network should have seen the meltdown coming and warned the public.

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