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Travel bans lifted in New Jersey, New York City
NEW YORK (AP) -- Motorists can get back on the roads in New Jersey and New York City, and transit will restart soon....
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Toddler left in day care van found wandering on NY street
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities say a 3-year-old boy left alone in a day care van has been found wandering on a New York street....
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The latest on the Northeast snowstorm
7 A.M. EST...
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People across the Northeast US deal with snowstorm
The snowstorm pounding the Northeast left millions hunkered down waiting for the weather to clear, while others got an early start on their job or commute. Some others, namely travelers, were just left waiting....
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Teen snow-tubing on New York street hits light pole and dies
HUNTINGTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Police say a 17-year-old boy snow-tubing down a New York street with friends has crashed into a light pole and died....
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Officers shot at Minnesota city building OK, gunman dead
NEW HOPE, Minn. (AP) -- Two police officers who were shot by a gunman inside a suburban Minneapolis city building are expected to recover....
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W.Va. town restoring water service following diesel spill
LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) -- Officials in southeastern West Virginia are turning the water back on for about 12,000 Lewisburg area residents who lost service after a diesel fuel spill....
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Storm unleashes blizzard conditions on parts of Northeast
NEW YORK (AP) -- A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding parts of coastal New Jersey northward through Maine with high winds and heavy snow....
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Ex-CIA officer convicted of leaking secrets to reporter
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) -- For years, ex-CIA case officer Jeffrey Sterling was the one under indictment but prosecutors' primary focus of pursuit was journalist Jeffrey Risen....
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Vandalism: No solo tourists in New Orleans' oldest cemetery
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- A historic New Orleans cemetery that may have started New Orleans' tradition of above-ground crypts will soon be off-limits to tourists on their own because of repeated vandalism among the tombs, the Roman Catholic archdiocese that owns the property has announced....
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What you need to know about northeastern US snowstorm
The busy Northeast corridor was in line for a winter wallop that was predicted to bring anywhere from a few inches to a couple of feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Maine. Here's what residents of the big cities in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic need to know about the storm:...
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Bodies found after Ga. couple lured by Craigslist contact
McRAE, Ga. (AP) -- Three days after Bud Runion posted an ad on the website Craigslist that he was seeking to buy a 1966 Mustang convertible, he and his wife set out for a small farming community in southern Georgia to meet with a potential seller. Then they vanished....
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5 things about the trans-Pacific balloon challenge
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- An international team is piloting a helium-filled balloon across the Pacific Ocean in an effort to break two major ballooning records. Here are five things to know about the challenge....
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Coast Guard suspends search for small plane in Wash. canal
SEABECK, Wash. (AP) -- The Coast Guard says it has suspended its efforts to find a survivor after more than eight hours of searching Washington's Hood Canal in an area where a small plane is believed to have crashed....
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Poll
How would you rate the planning for and reaction to the northeast storm?
  Overkill! Closings, and bans should happen on a need-be basis.
  Appropriate. Better safe than sorry!
 
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