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    October 2, 2012

    Measure of US home prices rises by most in 6 years

    Housing prices are rising in most areas, according to CoreLogic. Only 20 large cities out of 100 tracked showed declines in the 12 months ending in August.

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    October 2, 2012

    Authorities: Oregon farmer eaten by his hogs

    Authorities say It's possible Terry Vance Garner, 69, had a medical emergency, or was knocked over by the animals, then killed and eaten.

  • Published
    October 1, 2012

    Hours of preparation for Romney ahead of debate

    As the candidate has prepared for the first matchup, one question has loomed among both advisers and observers: Will he provoke Obama or will Obama provoke him?

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    October 1, 2012

    Huge tax increase looms at year-end ‘fiscal cliff’

    Economists warn that the looming tax hikes, combined with $109 billion in automatic spending cuts scheduled to take effect in January, could throw the fragile economy back into recession.

  • Published
    October 1, 2012

    High-speed rail project gets $121M in federal funds

    The train service will link New Haven, Conn., and Springfield, Mass., at speeds up to 110 miles an hour.

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    October 1, 2012

    Romney criticizes Obama foreign policy record

    BURLINGTON, Mass. — Republican Mitt Romney is arguing America needs new foreign policy leadership, using President Barack Obama’s handling of the Middle East as an opening to criticize the incumbent before Wednesday’s first presidential debate. With both candidates hunkered down and practicing for their first face-off, Romney is offering a mixed argument against the president […]

  • Published
    October 1, 2012

    LePage snubs national governors group

    The governor's spokeswoman says LePage did a cost-benefit analysis of the NGA and decided the benefits didn't justify the costs.

  • Published
    October 1, 2012

    Big cases for Supreme Court term this week

    The court could issue major rulings on affirmative action, gay marriage and voting rights.

  • Published
    October 1, 2012

    Schwarzenegger kept many secrets from wife Maria

    The former Mr. Universe traces his detachment to his bodybuilding days, where he says emotions make athletes lose.

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    October 1, 2012

    Bacon shortage ‘baloney,’ but prices to rise

    "Use of the word 'shortage' caused visions of (1970s-style) gasoline lines in a lot of people's heads, and that's not the case," said one expert.

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