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Archive: November 18, 2010

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan doesn't tolerate hate groups. That's the message a number of organizations plan to send to members of the Kansas-based Westboro Baptist Church when they arrive in Lansing today. The church is known for anti-gay rhetoric and protesting at military funerals. According to th ...Read More

BOSTON - Now that the national health care reform law is a reality, many in Washington, D.C., are turning to Massachusetts for a closer look at what is working in the Bay State. U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius met with health care consumer advocacy groups last week in Wash ...Read More

NEW YORK - Immigrants already make up half of the workforce in New York City, and now a new study shows they are a growing factor driving the economy of Long Island. The new Fiscal Policy Institute study also finds more immigrants in white collar jobs than you might expect. Study author David Dyss ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - An overabundance of food is a holiday "tradition" for many families planning their Thanksgiving menus. Not so for thousands of Minnesotans, however, as they struggle to put even the most basic of meals on their table. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the number of p ...Read More

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Today is the 35th anniversary of the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout. It's the time of year the group encourages smokers to toss their cigarettes and kick the habit for good. James Sharp, with the American Cancer Society of Kentucky, says smokers who decide to no ...Read More

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is finalizing new water quality rules to reduce contamination from sewage, manure and fertilizer in Florida's fresh-water streams, rivers and lakes because those pollutants can trigger toxic algae outbreaks. The green slime is harmful to ...Read More

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The deadline comes in less than two weeks for Congress to decide whether it should apply another patch to Medicare fees. That already has many Nevada doctors considering closing their doors to new Medicare patients. It has been going on for 10 years: Congress schedules fee cuts for ...Read More

PHOENIX, Ariz. - The holiday season is the most crucial time for Arizona's food banks, especially with the state's continuing high rates of poverty and unemployment. Forty percent of financial contributions to food banks are made during the months of November and December. St. Mary's Food Bank pre ...Read More

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