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Illinois House on Verge of Impeaching Blagojevich

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Gov. Rod Blagojevich faces almost certain impeachment by the Illinois House, a simple majority vote will be enough to impeach. With defenders almost impossible to find, the outcome appears set.

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Jobless Rate Jumps to 7.2% in December

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The nation's unemployment rate bolted to 7.2 percent in December, the highest level in 16 years, as nervous employers slashed 524,000 jobs.

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Mosquitoes Match Wing Beats Before Mating

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Researchers at Cornell University have discovered that Aedes aegypti mosquitoes - the ones that spread diseases like yellow and dengue fever - alter their wing vibrations in a mating signal.

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EU Monitors Arrive in Kiev to Help End Gas Cutoff

Updated: 01/09/2009 - The EU says its officials have arrived in Kiev on a mission to help restore Russian natural gas supplies to Europe. A European Commission statement says the EU monitoring team will begin work Friday in the Ukrainian capital.

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Job Losses Stack Up as Recession Deepens

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Trying to survive a deepening recession, employers are cutting their work forces to the bone, leaving more Americans unemployed and with dim prospects of finding a new job any time soon.

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Alzheimer's Drugs Double Death Risk In Elderly

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Anti-psychotic drugs commonly used to treat Alzheimer's disease may double a patient's chance of dying within a few years, suggests a new study that adds to concerns already known about such medications.

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Oil Slips On Weak Global Demand

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Worries about global economic growth and expectations of a weak U.S. jobs report pushed oil prices lower Friday, despite concern about fighting in Gaza and evidence that OPEC production cutbacks were taking hold.

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Oil Slips on Weak Global Demand

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Worries about global economic growth and expectations of a weak U.S. jobs report pushed oil prices lower Friday, despite concern about fighting in Gaza and evidence that OPEC production cutbacks were taking hold.

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Quake Rattles Southern Calif.; No Damage Reported

Updated: 01/09/2009 - A moderate earthquake rattled much of Southern California on Thursday, with shaking felt from north of Los Angeles down to the Mexican border. No damage or injuries were reported.

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Toxic Coal Ash Piling Up In Ponds In 32 States

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Millions of tons of toxic coal ash is piling up in power plant ponds in 32 states, a practice the federal government has long recognized as a risk to human health and the environment but has left unregulated.

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Gazprom May Resume Gas Shipments To Europe Today

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Russia's Gazprom said it could restart gas shipments through Ukrainian pipelines to Europe on Friday once EU observers begin monitoring the gas flow in Ukraine.

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Job Losses Stack Up As Recession Deepens

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Trying to survive a deepening recession, employers are cutting their work forces to the bone, leaving more Americans unemployed and with dim prospects of finding a new job any time soon.

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Toxic Coal Ash Piling Up In Ponds In 32 States

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Millions of tons of toxic coal ash is piling up in power plant ponds in 32 states, a practice the federal government has long recognized as a risk to human health and the environment but has left unregulated.

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Calif. Gay Marriage Foes want Donors Anonymous

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Supporters of the ballot measure that banned gay marriage in California have filed a lawsuit seeking to block their campaign finance records from public view, saying the reports have led to the harassment of donors.

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World Stock Markets Fall Ahead of US Jobs Report

Updated: 01/09/2009 - Asian and European stock markets fell Friday ahead of a U.S. jobs report that investors fear will reveal massive job losses and point to a deepening recession in the world's largest economy.

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Missouri's Bond to Retire

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Kit Bond's retirement announcement will set off a whirlwind of political activity in the election of a new Senator.

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NASA: Keeping Shuttle Costs $3 Billion Yearly

Updated: 01/08/2009 - The cost of continuing the life of the space shuttle past next year's planned retirement is $3 billion a year plus extending the risk of a deadly accident, NASA's chief said Thursday.

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Mosquitoes Match Wing Beats Before Mating

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Researchers at Cornell University have discovered that Aedes aegypti mosquitoes — the ones that spread diseases like yellow and dengue fever — alter their wing vibrations in a mating signal.

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Citizens Attend Topeka Transit Meeting Thursday Night

Updated: 01/08/2009 - Concerned citizens let Topeka Transit know exactly what they think about possible new bus routes. Thursday night was the first of three meetings to talk about why the routes may be changed.

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