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Salmonella prompts peanut butter recall

Updated: 01/11/2009 - An Ohio distributor says it has recalled two brands of its peanut butter after an open container tested positive for salmonella bacteria.

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Price of gas up nearly 12 cents after long slide

Updated: 01/11/2009 - The average national price of gasoline rose nearly 12 cents in the past three weeks, marking the first price hike after six months of steady decreases, according to a national survey released Sunday.

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Salmonella Prompts Peanut Butter Recall

Updated: 01/11/2009 - An Ohio distributor says it has recalled two brands of its peanut butter after an open container tested positive for salmonella bacteria.

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In Obama, Many See an End to Baby Boomer Era

Updated: 01/11/2009 - When George W. Bush lifts off in his helicopter on Inauguration Day, leaving Washington to make way for Barack Obama, he may not be the only thing disappearing into the horizon.

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Price of Gas Up Nearly 12 Cents After Long Slide

Updated: 01/11/2009 - The average national price of gasoline rose nearly 12 cents in the past three weeks, marking the first price hike after six months of steady decreases, according to a national survey released Sunday.

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Somali Pirate's Body Washes Ashore With $153,000

Updated: 01/11/2009 - The body of a Somali pirate who drowned just after receiving a huge ransom washed onshore with $153,000 in cash, a resident said Sunday, as the spokesman for another group of pirates promised to soon free a Ukrainian arms ship.

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In Obama, many see an end to baby boomer era

Updated: 01/11/2009 - When George W. Bush lifts off in his helicopter on Inauguration Day, leaving Washington to make way for Barack Obama, he may not be the only thing disappearing into the horizon.

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Senate boosts wilderness protection across US

Updated: 01/11/2009 - In a rare Sunday session, the Senate advanced legislation that would set aside more than 2 million acres in nine states as wilderness. Majority Democrats assembled more than enough votes to overcome GOP stalling tactics in an early showdown for the new Congress.

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Clint Eastwood's `Gran Torino' Tops Box Office

Updated: 01/11/2009 - Make my weekend. Clint Eastwood has had the best movie opening of his long and esteemed career. His "Gran Torino" revved up the winter box office with $29 million in ticket sales in its first weekend of wide release, according to studio estimates Sunday.

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Obama: We Are Going To Close Gitmo

Updated: 01/11/2009 - On the seventh anniversary of the opening of the American military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where hundreds of detainees have been held for years without trial or even being charged with a crime, President-elect Barack Obama reiterated his promise to close the facility, although he could not promise it would be done quickly.

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Indonesian Ferry Sinks With 267 Aboard

Updated: 01/11/2009 - An Indonesian passenger ferry sank in a storm Sunday with around 250 passengers and 17 crew onboard after being battered by seven-foot waves, officials said.

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Judge Rules Against Bush On Visitor Logs

Updated: 01/11/2009 - A U.S. judge on Friday rejected the Bush administration's latest attempt to keep secret the identities of White House visitors and declared that the government illegally deleted Secret Service computer records.

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Citigroup, Morgan Stanley To Consolidate

Updated: 01/11/2009 - A deal to combine the brokerages of Citigroup and Morgan Stanley - which would give Citi more cash, and Morgan Stanley more manpower - appears just days away.

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'There's No Stress': Couple Weds At Taco Bell

Updated: 01/11/2009 - Customers inside the fast-food restaurant continued to order tacos and burritos as the couple sat Friday in an orange booth at Taco Bell and exchanged vows.

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Burris: By "Whatever Means Necessary"

Updated: 01/11/2009 - Despite the cold shoulders of prospective congressional colleagues who have refused to accept his appointment by a governor indicted on (and later impeached for) charges of corruption, the man chosen to fill Barack Obama's vacant Senate seat said his selection is legitimate, and demands that he be seated before Inauguration Day.

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Nutrient Diligence Needed for Vegetarian Kids

Updated: 01/11/2009 - Children who want to be vegetarians need to "fill in the blanks" of their low-protein diets by eating alternatives to red meat, fish and poultry, experts say.

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Kan. Lawmaker Seeks Audit for Case of Missing Boy

Updated: 01/11/2009 - A state senator wants to know if the Kansas social services department had any contact with an 11-year-old boy who went missing a decade ago but whose disappearance wasn't reported until this month.

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Dog Trapped In Snare For Two Weeks

Updated: 01/11/2009 - A Melvern dog was missing for two weeks until it was found in a trap, which had dug into her ribs. She is recovering, but it stands as a horrific reminder for trappers to always check their traps once a day.

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FCC chairman: DTV delay could cause confusion

Updated: 01/11/2009 - Postponing the turnoff of analog TV broadcasts beyond the scheduled date, Feb. 17, could confuse consumers, the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission warned Saturday.

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Obama's inauguration gets a test run at Capitol

Updated: 01/11/2009 - A band played "Hail to the Chief" at the west front of the Capitol in Washington and a swearing-in ceremony was followed by a helicopter flight - all part of a dry run for the presidential inauguration set for Jan. 20.

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