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Janet Jackson Resumes Tour after Bout of Vertigo

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Janet Jackson returned to the stage in Washington, D.C. Wednesday night. She'd canceled shows for two weeks due to bouts of migraine-associated vertigo. It's Jackson's first North American tour in seven years.

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Suicide Attack Kills 2 at Pakistani Police Station

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Pakistan police say a suicide car bomber hit a police station before dawn on Thursday. At least two security officials were killed. More than 30 other people were injured.

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High School Students Strike Up the Band

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Local high school band students marched away Wednesday at the Capital City Marching Festival at Yager Stadium. Eight different high schools participated. They all showcased their best half-time performances for evaluation.

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Few New Details in Manhattan Hazmat Incident

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Riley County Police are giving 13 News few details on the Tuesday night incident except to say there was no hazard to the public, and the incident is not part of a criminal investigation.

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Signing a Bus to Stop Cancer

Posted: 10/15/2008 - The "Fight Back Express Nationwide Bus Tour" was outside the capitol building, sending the message that Americans have the power to fight cancer with their voices and their pens.

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Will Youth Rock the Vote?

Posted: 10/15/2008 - More than 150 college students watched the debate from Mabee library on the campus of Washburn University.

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Emporia Releases Top 10 List

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Emporia residents got to share their answers in a recent survey. "Emporia Building Futures" announced results today from their "Emporia's Top Ten" contest.

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World War II Vets Honored at Dog Show

Posted: 10/15/2008 - A group of veterans gives new meaning to "top dogs." The vets were honored Wednesday at the Doberman Pincher Club of America's show at the Expocentre.

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Murtha: Western Pa. 'racist' but Obama should win

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Democratic Rep. John Murtha said Wednesday his home base of western Pennsylvania is racist and that could reduce Barack Obama's victory margin in the state by 4 percentage points.

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The Final Showdown

Updated: 10/15/2008 - Republican hopeful John McCain needed a strong performance in the third debate in a battle to win over undecided voters. Did he accomplish his mission?

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Lawsuit Questions Text Message Price Hike

Posted: 10/15/2008 - A Florida customer of Sprint Nextel Corporation filed the lawsuit this week in Kansas City, Kansas. Her lawsuit joins at least 20 others across the country accusing the wireless industry's leaders of fixing the price of wireless text messages.

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Flat-panel TV prices set to dive, analysts say

Posted: 10/15/2008 - A combination of weak consumer spending and a peak in manufacturing capacity will push prices for flat-panel TVs down to unprecedented lows this holiday season, according to analysts.

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EBay posts 3Q profit, but outlook below forecasts

Posted: 10/15/2008 - EBay Inc. posted a third-quarter profit that beat analyst forecasts Wednesday, but its lower-than-expected fourth-quarter outlook indicated the online auction site operator is not immune to the slowing economy.

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FCC overhaul eyes broadband but could raise bills

Posted: 10/15/2008 - "This could be potentially a billion-dollar giveaway to phone monopolies, paid for out of consumers' pocketbooks," said Chris Murray, an attorney with Consumers Union.

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Guard planes not yet equipped to fight wildfires

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Despite pressure from elected officials and the military, the Bush administration has yet to equip some California National Guard planes for firefighting - a delay that could have grave implications during the worst of the wildfire season.

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After victory, Canada PM keeps focus on economy

Posted: 10/15/2008 - Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced a new economic plan Wednesday, a day after his Conservative Party's re-election victory fell short of a Parliament majority amid voter disgruntlement over his slow response to the global financial meltdown.

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After 436 years, Austrian stables take in women

Posted: 10/15/2008 - The country's prestigious Spanish Riding School, for centuries a bastion of masculinity, is modernizing: On Wednesday, the 436-year-old institution officially presented its first female riders-in-training.

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