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  • No more wire hangers: Why your dry cleaning bill could soon jump

    Posted on: 6:22 am, December 26, 2012, by

    - Six months after the United States slapped duties on some imported wire hangers, American dry cleaners and hanger suppliers say they're now considering jacking up their rates.
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  • “It’s heartbreaking”: Local fire crews respond to NY shooting

    Posted on: 8:27 pm, December 24, 2012, by

    Henrico County Fire officials say news of two firefighters being shot to death in New York hits hard, adding that their crew receive special training.
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  • New NASA spacesuit looks an awful lot like Buzz Lightyear

    Posted on: 7:11 am, December 20, 2012, by , updated on: 07:12am, December 20, 2012

    NASA may be taking their next astronaut suit to infinity and beyond.
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  • Social media backlash after Tony Hawk performs dare devil stunt with helmet-less daughter

    Posted on: 6:28 am, December 19, 2012, by , updated on: 07:17am, December 19, 2012

    Skateboarding legend tony hawk getting a lot attention after he posted to instagram a picture of his four-year-old daughter dangling in the air without a helmet.
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  • 13-year-old succeeds in quest for boy-friendly Easy Bake Oven

    Posted on: 5:43 am, December 18, 2012, by , updated on: 07:44am, December 18, 2012

    The girl who started a campaign calling for a gender-neutal Easy-Bake Oven is now working with the people who design it.
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  • Police: DUI driver hit GRTC bus

    Posted on: 8:15 am, December 17, 2012, by , updated on: 11:49am, December 17, 2012

    No one was injured in the crash.
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  • “Why the World Didn’t End Yesterday”: NASA claims victory over predicted doomsday 10 days early

    Posted on: 10:07 am, December 13, 2012, by , updated on: 12:53pm, December 13, 2012

    NASA scientists release 'I told ya so" style video titled The World Didn't End Yesterday--ten days before the predicted Mayan apocalypse.
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  • Forget the Fiscal Cliff, what about the Dairy Cliff? Why you could soon pay $6 for milk

    Posted on: 8:18 am, December 13, 2012, by , updated on: 10:05am, December 13, 2012

    Congress's latest fight could impact your fridge.
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  • Controversial MLK Jr. inscription to be removed from memorial

    Posted on: 1:14 pm, December 12, 2012, by

    Acclaimed poet and author Maya Angelou said it made the Civil Rights leader appear to be arrogant.
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  • HSBC to pay record $2 billion fine

    Posted on: 6:23 am, December 11, 2012, by , updated on: 06:30am, December 11, 2012

    Fine settles money laundering accusations
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  • Radio hosts involved in royal hoax pulled off air, show canceled

    Posted on: 7:23 am, December 10, 2012, by

    An Australian radio network at the heart of a hoax targeting Prince William's pregnant wife canceled the show responsible for the prank on Monday.
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  • VIDEO: Powerful quake, small tsunami rattle Japan’s coast

    Posted on: 6:49 am, December 7, 2012, by

    A powerful earthquake struck off the northeast coast of Japan on Friday evening, rattling buildings in Tokyo and setting off a small tsunami.
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