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Mother convicted in kids' drownings free on parole

Posted: 09/09/2008 - DWIGHT, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois prison officials say a woman convicted in the drowning deaths of her three children has been released on parole after serving part of a 10-year sentence.

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Jury selection continues in O.J. Simpson trial

Posted: 09/09/2008 - LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Defense lawyers in the O.J. Simpson kidnapping and armed robbery trial are fighting to seat a racially diverse panel that hasn't prejudged whether the former pro football star and his golfing buddy should go to prison.

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Western Officials Suggest NKorean Leader is Ill

Posted: 09/09/2008 - There was no sign of Kim Jong Il at a closely watched parade Tuesday marking the 60th anniversary of North Korea's founding, and Western officials said the dictator - who has not appeared publicly for a month - may be gravely ill.

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Wall Street Retreats as Financials Weaken

Posted: 09/09/2008 - Stocks turned lower Tuesday after fresh worries about the stability of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. touched off renewed jitters about the overall financial sector.

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Auto safety group: States should raise driving age

Posted: 09/09/2008 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Taking aim at a longstanding rite of passage for 16-year-olds, an influential auto safety group is calling on states to raise the age for getting a driver's license to 17 or even 18.

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Hubble Shuttle Flight Faces Higher Space Junk Risk

Posted: 09/09/2008 - Next month's shuttle flight to the Hubble Space Telescope faces an increased risk of a destructive hit by space junk because it will be in a higher, more littered orbit than usual, NASA said Monday.

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Sept. 11 Memorial Dedicated at Boston Airport

Posted: 09/09/2008 - A $3.5 million memorial honoring those who died when terrorists hijacked two planes from Boston and crashed them into New York's World Trade Center seven years ago has been dedicated at Logan International Airport.

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Storm-fatigued Gulf Coast in crosshairs again

Posted: 09/09/2008 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The Gulf Coast watched anxiously as Hurricane Ike trudged toward areas still cleaning up after Gustav, with disasters pre-declared in much of eastern Texas and Louisianans urged to stock up - again - on supplies....

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Jury Selection Continues in O.J. Simpson Trial

Posted: 09/09/2008 - Defense lawyers in the O.J. Simpson kidnapping and armed robbery trial are fighting to seat a racially diverse panel that hasn't prejudged whether the former pro football star and his golfing buddy should go to prison.

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ABC Says No Issue Off Table For Palin

Posted: 09/09/2008 - Charles Gibson's producer says no issue is off the table for Sarah Palin's first TV interview as a vice presidential candidate, which ABC is hoping it can air in part on Thursday.

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Lynne Spears: You're Still My Brave Little Girl

Posted: 09/09/2008 - The mother of Britney Spears says that the singer has overcome the tabloid nightmares of the past few years and believes that little by little, her daughter is regaining her "glorious voice."

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More Flu Vaccine Aimed at Key Flu Spreaders: Kids

Posted: 09/09/2008 - Lots of youngsters on your street? Watch out: Flu may strike your community sooner and harder than it hits the hip singles neighborhood down the road. Flu-shot season begins this month, and for the first time vaccination is being pushed for virtually all children - not just those under 5.

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Got a Fat Gene? Get Active For 3-4 Hours a Day

Posted: 09/09/2008 - Maybe you CAN blame being fat on your genes. But there's a way to overcome that family history - just get three to four hours of moderate activity a day. Sound pretty daunting?

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Rural Virginia Town Goes High-Tech, Draws Obama

Posted: 09/09/2008 - The southwest Virginia town of Lebanon got an economic boost when two high-tech companies moved in — making it an attractive site for Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama to bring his messages of hope and change.

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Secret killing program is key in Iraq, Woodward says

Posted: 09/09/2008 - The dramatic drop in violence in Iraq is due in large part to a secret program the U.S. military has used to kill terrorists, according to a new book by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bob Woodward.

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Bush to trim U.S. troops in Iraq by 8,000

Posted: 09/09/2008 - U.S. President George W. Bush on Tuesday announced a plan to withdraw about 8,000 U.S. troops from Iraq by February and to beef up the U.S. military presence in Afghanistan.

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Missing Kim Jong Il raises health questions

Posted: 09/09/2008 - The absence of the North Korean president from Tuesday's parade celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Communist nation has revived questions about Kim Jong Il's health.

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Western Officials Suggest N. Korean Leader is Ill

Posted: 09/09/2008 - There was no sign of Kim Jong Il at a closely watched parade Tuesday marking the 60th anniversary of North Korea's founding, and Western officials said the dictator — who has not appeared publicly for a month — may be gravely ill.

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