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Comcast To Offer Wireless Internet Service

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Comcast is rolling out wireless Internet service Tuesday in Portland, Ore., with plans to add three other cities by the end of the year.

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Enterprise To Buy Teppco In $3.3B All-Stock Deal

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Enterprise Products Partners LP will acquire Teppco Partners LP in a sweetened all-stock deal worth about $3.3 billion, forming what the two pipeline operators say will be the nation's largest publicly traded energy partnership.

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Medical Examiner: Pitchman Mays Had Heart Disease

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Television pitchman Billy Mays likely died of a heart attack in his sleep, but further tests are needed to be sure of the cause of death, a medical examiner said Monday.

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No Sign Of Deal To Close California Deficit

Budget Deficit

Updated: 06/29/2009 - With the threat of IOUs just days away, Democratic and Republican lawmakers show no sign of compromise in their efforts to close California's $24.3 billion deficit.

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Iran Says Partial Recount Shows Election Valid

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Iran's election oversight body on Monday declared the hotly disputed presidential vote to be valid after a partial recount, rejecting opposition allegations of fraud and further silencing calls for a new vote.

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Parents File Papers To Administer Jackson Estate

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Michael Jackson's mother asked a Superior Court judge on Monday to name her administrator of her late son's estate so she can ensure the King of Pop's three children are its beneficiaries.

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White Firefighters Win Supreme Court Appeal

Updated: 06/29/2009 - The Supreme Court ruled Monday that white firefighters in New Haven, Conn., were unfairly denied promotions because of their race, reversing a decision that high court nominee Sonia Sotomayor endorsed as an appeals court judge.

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Medical Examiner: Pitchman Mays Had Heart Disease

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Television pitchman Billy Mays likely died of a heart attack in his sleep, but further tests are needed to be sure of the cause of death, a medical examiner said Monday.

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Jackson's Mom Gets Temporary Guardianship Of Kids

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff made his ruling Monday that Katherine Jackson will serve as temporary guardian of Michael Jackson's children.

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Regulators To Have Hearing In LaCrosse, Kansas

Updated: 06/29/2009 - A 7 p.m. Wednesday hearing at the LaCrosse City Auditorium is about the 345-kilovolt line ITC Great Plains wants to build. The KCC said no new information will be presented.

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Rising Oil, Commodity Prices Pull Stocks Higher

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Investors are riding higher energy prices into the close of a strong quarter. Energy, industrial and materials stocks pulled the market higher in light trading volume Monday as investors looked to put money into areas that would benefit from an improving economy.

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Wheat Harvest Underway Across Most Of Kansas

Updated: 06/29/2009 - In its daily harvest update, the Kansas Association of Wheat Growers said Sunday only extreme northeast Kansas has not yet begun its wheat harvest.

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Medical Examiner: Pitchman Mays Had Heart Disease

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Hillsborough County Medical Examiner Vernard Adams said Monday the boisterous, bearded 50-year-old Billy Mays, known for hawking Oxiclean, suffered from hypertensive heart disease. Adams said an autopsy found no evidence of head trauma.

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Court Rejects Missouri Appeal On Funeral Protest Law

Updated: 06/29/2009 - The justices refused without comment Monday to hear Missouri's appeal of an order preventing it from enforcing a law limiting protests near funerals. The state enacted a law aimed at religious picketers who have turned up at soldiers' funerals.

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Man Dies In Southern Kansas House Fire

Updated: 06/29/2009 - The man killed Sunday in a house fire in southern Kansas has been identified as 64-year-old Jack Greever. Sgt. Chad Gordon of the Winfield Police Department said the coroner has ordered an autopsy.

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Bernard Madoff Gets Maximum 150 Years

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Convicted swindler Bernard Madoff was sentenced to 150 years in prison Monday for fraud so extensive that the judge said he needed to send a symbolic message to those who might imitate his fraud and to victims who need relief.

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Abu Ghraib Scandal Haunts W.Virginia Reservist

Updated: 06/29/2009 - More than two years since leaving her prison cell, the woman who became the grinning face of the Abu Ghraib prisoner abuse scandal spends most of her days confined to the four walls of her home.

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Police: Virginia Dad Lured Son Home, Then Shot Him

Updated: 06/29/2009 - A college student who was wounded in a shooting that killed his mother and brother told police his father lured him to the family's house in southwest Virginia. The father later killed himself, authorities said.

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NFL Players Put The Heavy In Metal

Updated: 06/29/2009 - Marc Colombo lowers his bald head and leans his sweaty, 6-foot-8, 318-pound frame toward the microphone, growling to the crowd that the next song will "rip your face off."

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