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Post office $2.8 billion in the red

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The Postal Service ended its fiscal year $2.8 billion in the red, battered by a faltering economy that cut the amount of mail being sent.

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FDA to detain food shipments from China

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Federal health officials on Thursday ordered dozens of imported foods from China held at the border as possible health risks. Most are ethnic treats, including snacks, drinks and chocolates.

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Tagliabue Addresses Dole Institute

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue addressed the crowd about his days running the league, and about the globalization of sports

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Oil prices follow Wall Street on wild ride

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Oil prices swung wildly Thursday following a lead from Wall Street, which sank 300 points before investors flooded back into the market.

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Military: civilian cargo aircraft crashes in Iraq

Updated: 11/18/2008 - A cargo plane chartered by FedEx crashed Thursday west of Baghdad after reporting a malfunction, the U.S. military said. It ruled out hostile fire and said the crew was presumed dead.

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EBay won't sell swearing-in tickets

Updated: 11/18/2008 - EBay Inc. has decided it won't allow tickets to President-elect Barack Obama's swearing-in ceremony to be sold on its Web sites.

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Kohl's 3rd-quarter profit falls 17 percent

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Kohl's Corp. said Thursday its third-quarter profit fell 17 percent as revenue dropped amid the consumer pullback, and it lowered its outlook for what it said would be "the most challenging" holiday season in years.

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Ayers Comments On Obama

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Bill Ayers, the Vietnam War-era radical who was a campaign headache for Barack Obama, says in a new afterword to his memoir that the two were neighbors and family friends.

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Mortgage Lenders to Help Kansas Homeowners

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Kansas and 11 other states announced an agreement with a mortgage lender that will help nearly 400,000 homeowners facing foreclosure.

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Obama Inauguration Could Draw One Million People

Updated: 11/18/2008 - President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration is expected to draw 1 million-plus to the capital, and already some lawmakers have stopped taking ticket requests and hotels have booked up.

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Biden To Be Hands-On

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Vice President-Elect Joe Biden is ready for an active role in the Obama Administration.

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Daniel Craig: Bond Hurts

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Daniel Craig says it isn't easy being James Bond -- in fact, it can be quite painful. Literally.

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Suspected Klan Member Asked About Blood Stains

Updated: 11/18/2008 - A woman recruited over the Internet and shot to death during a Ku Klux Klan group's initiation rite felt a need to be wanted and was eager to be part of a group, authorities say family members told them.

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Stop the Bullying

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Topekans learned ways to avoid bullying in the digital age at a workshop Thursday night.

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Lights, Camera, Auction

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Kansas Public Television Viewers have the chance to bid on all kinds of Kansas gift baskets, vouchers for products and services and plenty of fun items Thursday night.

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VP-elect Biden hopes to be a hands-on No. 2

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Vice President-elect Joe Biden was all smiles Thursday when he paid a courtesy call the man he will succeed, Dick Cheney. But he has insisted he wants to be nothing like him. Biden has called Cheney "the most dangerous vice president we've had probably in American history" and said he couldn't name a single good thing Cheney had done.

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Deficit and jobless claims jump, but stocks soar

Updated: 11/18/2008 - The nation's financial picture grew darker Thursday, a day marked by breathtaking numbers: a quarter-trillion-dollar budget deficit for a single month, a half-million new applications for unemployment benefits and a 900-point swing that led Wall Street to its third-biggest point gain ever.

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Officials: Sen. Clinton eyed as secretary of state

Updated: 11/18/2008 - Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton is among the candidates that President-elect Barack Obama is considering for secretary of state, according to two Democratic officials in close contact with the Obama transition team.

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