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Wall Street falls, unable to shake economic woes

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Wall Street erased an early rally Monday, sinking as enthusiasm fizzled about a $586 billion Chinese stimulus package and gave way to anxiety about how U.S. companies will survive a severe pullback in spending. The Dow Jones industrial average fell about 160 points

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Obama plans Guantanamo closure, US terror trials

Posted: 11/10/2008 - President-elect Obama's advisers are quietly crafting a proposal to ship dozens, if not hundreds, of imprisoned terrorism suspects to the United States to face criminal trials, a plan that would make good on his promise to close the Guantanamo Bay prison but could require creation of a controversial new system of justice.

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Obama arrives for White House tour, talk with Bush

Posted: 11/10/2008 - The Bushes welcomed the Obamas to the White House on Monday, offering a symbolic glimpse of what's in store for the country: a new first family along with a new administration.

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Kossover Tennis Center Named Facility of the Year

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Topeka's Kossover Tennis Center has been named 2008 Facility of the Year by the United States Tennis Association Kansas District. The center is named for Topeka banker and tennis supporter, Harold Kossover.

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Free Fair Housing Workshop Offered

Posted: 11/10/2008 - The City of Topeka is offering a three-hour workshop to inform citizens of fair housing practices and laws. It will be held December 3 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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Judge Sebelius Reads To Students

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Judge Gary Sebelius took a break from his duties on the bench to help some students understand the importance of reading.

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Another Topeka Home Intentionally Set on Fire

Updated: 11/10/2008 - An early morning fire has added to the list of recent intentionally set cases in Topeka. This fire did $25,000 damage to the home at 704 SW Clay.

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Police Search for Purse Snatcher

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Topeka Police are investigating two purse snatchings that occurred Sunday evening. Officers say it appears the same man is the suspect in both thefts.

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It's GOP's world; elitists just live in it

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Snowmobiles are good. NASCAR is very good. Football metaphors about God are better. "Sam's Club Republicans" are the salt of the American earth. Hollywood, the media and academics are suspect at best, subversive at worst. Though not as bad as European ideas.

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It's GOP's world; elitists just live in it

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Snowmobiles are good. NASCAR is very good. Football metaphors about God are better. "Sam's Club Republicans" are the salt of the American earth. Hollywood, the media and academics are suspect at best, subversive at worst. Though not as bad as European ideas.

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In these times, political catchword is certainty

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Fellow Americans, let us be clear: This news article will improve your life. Of that there can be no doubt. And those negative voices that disagree? They're fundamentally wrong. It is time, finally, to turn our backs on their failed notions.

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VP: A second banana in a country of firsts

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Beside a mighty river, tucked away in the shadow of a towering ribbon of asphalt that leads drivers into the Lincoln Tunnel and Manhattan beyond, sits a plot of land notable because of a two-century-old event that, for most Americans, is largely forgotten.

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When Washington is broken, enter the `outsider'

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Back in 1780, while the Revolutionary War still raged, a village in eastern Georgia had a notion. The hero of that uncertain hour was Gen. George Washington, and the community of Heard's Fort became the first of nearly 30 across the land to take his surname as its own.

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The morning after: Half of us will be disappointed

Posted: 11/10/2008 - The meteorologists tell us that Wednesday morning in southwestern Pennsylvania's largest city will be crisp and sunny with a high of 64. That's about all we know. Being a weather forecast, it offers nothing about the political climate that will have been created by the election the day before.

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Finally: Decision time for a deeply divided USA

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Rarely has an election been so anticipated. Rarely has a campaign gone on for so long and offered so many plot twists. And never in a generation have Americans and their talking heads expressed such certainty, such passion that the next president can change the national game so fundamentally and so entirely.

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A worried America chooses its course for change

Posted: 11/10/2008 - In a season of profound political and cultural fissures, the American people stood together at the ballot box Tuesday with a resounding chorus that drowned out their deep differences: Something, they said, has got to give.

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Bloody, then buddies: It's still the American way

Posted: 11/10/2008 - The seat of Clinton County sits along a river at the foot of a spectacular mountain range in rural central Pennsylvania. On Election Day, what happened here was a microcosm of American duality: Just 327 votes separated John McCain, who won the county, and Barack Obama, who didn't.

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Wall Street Dips as Economic Worries Take Over

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Wall Street erased an early rally Monday as enthusiasm about a $586 billion stimulus package in China fizzled and gave way to nervousness about how U.S. companies will survive a severe pullback in spending.

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Social workers boosting expertise on money woes

Posted: 11/10/2008 - Against the backdrop of the economic meltdown, a movement is building within the ranks of America's social workers to make their profession more adept at helping clients overcome financial woes.

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