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Once Booming Dubai Goes Bust

Updated: 01/03/2009 - CBS Evening News: Following wave of speculation, real estate collapses in Middle East's capital of the ultra-rich.

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'Hello 911? I'm Driving Drunk'

Updated: 01/03/2009 - Police in North Dakota say 17-year-old called 911 to report a drunken driver: Herself.

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Oregon Looks at Taxing Mileage Instead of Gasoline

Updated: 01/02/2009 - Oregon is among a growing number of states exploring ways to tax drivers based on the number of miles they drive instead of how much gas they use, even going so far as to install GPS monitoring devices in 300 vehicles.

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Holidays Bring String of Crimes to Shawnee County

Updated: 01/02/2009 - The holidays brought a string of burglaries to the Shawnee County area. The Shawnee County Sheriff's Office reports almost a dozen between December 18 and December 28th.

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Powerball Heading South from Iowa to Orlando

Updated: 01/02/2009 - The Powerball drawing is heading south for the winter and staying there. The Multi-State Lottery Association announced today that televised drawings will move to Orlando, Fla., after 16 years of being broadcast from studios in West Des Moines, Iowa.

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Fear turns to anger after Aspen bomb scares

Updated: 01/02/2009 - The Aspen that James Chester Blanning knew as a competitive skier, lumberjack and truck driver was nothing like the swank resort town it is today, and friends and family say it ate at him.

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Historians battle Wal-Mart over key Civil War site

Updated: 01/02/2009 - Wal-Mart wants to build a Supercenter within a cannonshot of where Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant first fought, a proposal that has preservationists rallying to protect the key Civil War site.

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Will Smith voted 2008's top moneymaking movie star

Updated: 01/02/2009 - No name on the marquee was more pleasing to theater owners in 2008 than Will Smith, according to a survey of movie exhibitors. Smith, star of "Hancock" and "Seven Pounds," was voted the star who generated the most box office revenue for theaters in an annual survey by Quigley Publishing Co.

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Gold prices dip; energy prices rebound

Updated: 01/02/2009 - Gold prices edged lower in light post-holiday trading Friday as the dollar showed some strength against other major currencies.

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Kansas Lawmaker Seeks Push on Financial Literacy

Updated: 01/02/2009 - A Wichita legislator wants to make financial literacy a requirement for high school graduation in Kansas. Rep. Melody McCray-Miller, a Democrat, says she's working on a proposal to make sure schools teach children about personal finance from kindergarten through the 12th grade.

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New Puerto Rico gov faces soaring crime, deficit

Updated: 01/02/2009 - Puerto Rico's new governor was sworn in Friday, inheriting an island government that is battling a recession, a soaring murder rate and a deficit of more than $1 billion.

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