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US Economy Grew at 3.1 Percent in Summer

Updated: 12/26/2012 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 3.1 percent over the summer as consumers spent more and state and local governments added to growth for the first time in nearly three years. But the economy is likely slowing in the current quarter.

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Loophole Allows Gun Sales Without Background Checks

Posted: 12/20/2012 - The debate about possible gun control measures has caused a run on guns at gun stores in the Houston area but it is not the gun stores that some lawmakers are concerned about; rather, they are worried about loopholes in current law.

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Stylists: Lanza Never Spoke, Made No Eye Contact

Posted: 12/19/2012 - As a teenager, Adam Lanza would come in for a haircut about every six weeks without speaking or looking at anyone and always accompanied by his mother, said stylists at a salon in the town where Lanza gunned down 27 people last week, including his mother, before killing himself.

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2 Inmates Fled Chicago High-Rise Jail Using Rope

Posted: 12/19/2012 - A manhunt for two bank robbers who used a makeshift rope to pull off a daring escape from a high-rise Chicago lockup pushed into a second day Wednesday, with authorities asking the public for help.

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Obama to Press for Policy Changes after Shooting

Posted: 12/19/2012 - President Barack Obama is launching an administration-wide effort to curb gun violence, underscoring the growing political consensus over tightening gun restrictions following the horrific massacre at a Connecticut elementary school.

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Bushes' Names Added to Midland Federal Courthouse

Posted: 12/19/2012 - The U.S. Senate has voted to add the names of former presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush to the federal courthouse in Midland, where the Bushes once lived.

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Benghazi Review Finds Systematic Security Faults

Posted: 12/19/2012 - An independent panel charged with investigating the deadly Sept. 11 attack in Libya that killed a U.S. ambassador and three other Americans has concluded that systematic management failures at the State Department led to inadequate security that left the diplomatic mission vulnerable.

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Hasbro To Unveil Gender-Neutral Easy Bake Oven

Posted: 12/18/2012 - Hasbro says it will soon reveal a gender-neutral Easy-Bake Oven after meeting with a New Jersey girl who started a campaign calling on the toy maker to make one that appeals to all kids.

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Boehner Remains Hopeful on Fiscal Cliff Compromise

Posted: 12/18/2012 - House Speaker John Boehner says he remains hopeful that a fiscal cliff compromise can be reached but says President Barack Obama has yet to offer a balanced deficit-cutting plan.

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Hawaii's Inouye, Senator and War Hero, Dies at 88

Posted: 12/18/2012 - On Dec. 7, 1941, high school senior Daniel Inouye knew he and other Japanese-Americans would face trouble when he saw Japanese dive bombers, torpedo planes and fighters on their way to bomb Pearl Harbor and other Oahu military bases.

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Developers Worried about New Rules for Phone Apps

Posted: 12/18/2012 - cellphone game for kids about U.S. geography, "Stack the States," gets rave reviews from parents. But with the Federal Trade Commission issuing more stringent online child privacy rules, Dan Russell-Pinson is not even pursuing the idea.

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Texans React to Gohmert's Comments on Guns in Schools

Posted: 12/18/2012 - Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) was a guest on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace Sunday to talk about the growing movement toward gun control after recent mass shootings.

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NYC Mayor Calls For Tougher Gun Laws

Posted: 12/18/2012 - New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is leading a push for tougher gun laws in the wake of Friday's mass killing at a Connecticut elementary school.

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