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Suspect in Custody for Phoenix Community College Shooting

Posted: 07/24/2008 - A former student was arrested for a shooting at a Phoenix community college. Three people were injured, two of them critically. Police say it stemmed from a running dispute between the suspect and one of the victims.

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Fatal MRAP Accidents Prompt Warnings

Posted: 07/24/2008 - The vehicles best suited to protect American soldiers from roadside bombs and enemy bullets has been falling prey to unexpected hazrds, like sharp turns rutted roads, and rickety bridges.

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American Olympian Tests Positive

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Olympic swimmer Jessica Hardy tested positive for a banned substance just two weeks before the Games are set to begin. The substance was reportedly a stimulant, but which one has not been released.

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50 Cent Sues Taco Bell Over Ad Campaign

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Campaign by Taco Bell asks the rapper to change his name to 79, 89, or 99 cent in order to promote their "Why Pay More?' campaign. 50 Cent claims he never knew of ads until he saw a news report.

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Scientists Recover Full Dinosaur Skeleton

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Seventy million year-old fossil discovered in Mongolia in 2006 was from a young Tarbosaurus, a relative of the Tyrannosaurus. Scientists say the complete fossil from a young dinosaur will go far to help discover how dinosaurs grew.

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South Texas Starts Cleanup after Hurricane Dolly

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Dolly hit Texas as a Category 2 hurricane, dumping a foot rain amidst 100 mph winds in the Brownsville region. Forecasters expect to remove the tropical storm warning Thursday and for the storm to break up Friday

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Obama's Tour Lands in Berlin

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Presumptive Democratic nominee's foreign tour makes its first stop in Europe where Obama will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and give a speech from the Victory Column.

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Stocks Head For Mixed Open Ahead Of Housing Data

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Wall Street headed for a mixed open Thursday sifted through another stream of earnings reports and awaited the release of key housing data later in the morning.

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New Layoff Filings Jump As Companies Retrench

Posted: 07/24/2008 - The number of newly laid off people filing claims for unemployment benefits bolted past 400,000 last week as companies trimmed their work forces to cope with a slowing economy.

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Ford Posts $8.7 Billion Loss On Asset Write-Downs

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Ford Motor Co. said Thursday it lost $8.67 billion in the second quarter and will retool two more North American truck and sport utility vehicle plants to build small, fuel-efficient vehicles.

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Millions Get a Raise as Minimum Wage Jumps

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Minimum wage rises seventy cents to $6.55 per hour in advance of next year's increase to $7.25. Increase comes as higher gas and food prices are driving up prices across the country.

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Report: Russia May Send Nukes To Cuba

Posted: 07/24/2008 - Moscow paper cites Russian official claiming their military would put nuclear-capable bombers in Cuba while the U.S. was building its proposed missile defense shield in Eastern Europe. Castro says he owes Washington no explanation.

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50 Cent sues Taco Bell in NY over ad campaign

Posted: 07/23/2008 - 50 Cent has sued Taco Bell, claiming the fast-food restaurant chain is using his name without permission in advertising that asks him to call himself 99 Cent.

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USOC Sending 596 Athletes to Beijing

Posted: 07/23/2008 - The USOC released its list of team members for the 2008 games in Beijing. Swimmers Michael Phelps and Dara Torres, gymnast Paul Hamm and springers Tyson Gay and Allyson Felix highlight the roster. K-State runner Christian Smith will also compete.

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Pittsburgh Cancer Center Warns of Cell Phone Risks

Posted: 07/23/2008 - The head of a prominent cancer research institute issued an unprecedented warning to his faculty and staff Wednesday: Limit cell phone use because of the possible risk of cancer.

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Patients Line Up for Free Dental Care

Posted: 07/23/2008 - Going to the dentist can be a painful experience. But for many, the real pain comes when trying to pay for it. More than 100 million Americans don't have dental insurance. That's more than one-third of Americans. What can they do? CBS News correspondent Seth Doane found one answer, provided with help from some Kansas dentists.

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Cancer Doctors Warn about Cell Phone Risks

Posted: 07/23/2008 - The University of Pittsburgh's Cancer Institute is advising more than 3,000 workers to limit their exposure, and their time spent on cell phones.

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House OKs Rescue for Homeowners, Freddie, Fannie

Posted: 07/23/2008 - Rescue legislation sailed through the House Wednesday aimed at helping 400,000 strapped homeowners avoid foreclosure and to prevent troubled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from collapsing.

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Hurricane Dolly Slams South Texas Before Weakening

Posted: 07/23/2008 - Hurricane Dolly slammed into the South Texas coast Wednesday with punishing rain and winds of 100 mph, blowing down signs, peeling off roofs and knocking out power to thousands before weakening over land.

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McCain Denies He Misstated Timing of Iraq Surge

Posted: 07/23/2008 - Republican John McCain pushed back on Wednesday against Democratic criticism that he misstated when the troop buildup ordered by President Bush began, saying elements were put in place before Bush announced the strategy in early 2007.

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FCC Nearing Approval of Satellite Radio Deal

Posted: 07/23/2008 - Commissioners are currently at a 2-2 tie over whether to approve the proposed takeover of XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. by Sirius Satellite Radio Inc.

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Man who squeezed out of jail nabbed in hotel pool

Posted: 07/23/2008 - Police in Houston say a murder suspect who lost weight so he could escape from jail by squeezing through a vent has been caught taking a dip in a motel swimming pool.

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