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UPS predicts 11 percent hike in December packages
UPS expects to deliver more than 34 million packages on the busiest day of the holiday season, double the amount on a normal day.
October 29, 2014 12:25 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hagel approves 21-day Ebola quarantine for troops
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Wednesday approved a recommendation by military leaders that all U.S. troops returning from Ebola response missions in West Africa be kept in supervised isolation f...
October 29, 2014 11:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Governor: Maine will seek to enforce quarantine
The governor's office and state health officials are seeking legal authority to enforce the quarantine of a nurse who treated Ebola patients in Africa and says there's no justification to keep her ...
October 29, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Wildlife officials urge drivers to watch for deer - Alabama man sentenced to life in armed robbery - Aquatic Center lands 2016 Southern Zone - Police probe stabbing at Atlant...
October 29, 2014 11:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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2 identify Martin as FAMU hazing leader
Two former band members who were on the bus the night a Florida A&M University drum major was fatally beaten during a hazing ritual identified Dante Martin as the ring leader of the events.
October 29, 2014 12:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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10 dead, over 250 missing in Sri Lanka mudslide
A mudslide triggered by monsoon rains buried scores of workers' houses at a tea plantation in central Sri Lanka on Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and leaving more than 250 missing, an offici...
October 29, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Russian deliver space station cargo after US flop
The company behind the dramatic launch explosion of a space station supply mission promises to find the cause of the failure and is warning residents to avoid any potentially hazardous wreckage.
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Olens appoints human trafficking prosecutor
Georgia's attorney general Sam Olens has appointed a new prosecutor to focus on human trafficking.
October 29, 2014 10:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Slithering lava sends Hawaii residents from homes
Lava is expected to slither past properties across the street from Jeff and Denise Lagrimas' home on Hawaii's Big Island as it works its way to the ocean.
October 29, 2014 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Officials to meet privately with strip club owners
The city council in the Atlanta suburb of Brookhaven has decided to meet privately with owners of the Pink Pony in an ongoing dispute over the strip club.
October 29, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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