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Audrey C. Tiernan/Newsday/MCT/Sipa USA
March 07, 2018 - 7:26 am
Another snowy, blowy nor'easter threatened a new round of power outages as it swirled ashore early Wednesday, causing officials to close schools and government offices and raising concerns for utility customers still trying to bounce back from an earlier storm.
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March 06, 2018 - 11:26 am
McDonald's is offering fresh beef rather than frozen patties in some burgers at thousands of restaurants, a switch it first announced about a year ago as it works to appeal to customers who want fresher foods.
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(Ryan Garza/Detroit Free Press via USA TODAY NETWORK)
Steve Miller
March 05, 2018 - 4:38 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A dozen female employees of Ford Motor Co. in the Chicago area have testified before an Illinois Senate committee on sexual harassment. The women have told their story before, in lawsuits against Ford and at Chicago City Council. On Monday, Illinois state senators heard...
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March 05, 2018 - 1:36 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Richard and Christine Taras knew their soft-spoken son had been picked on by a school bus bully. But they were unaware of the more extensive torment Jacobe endured in school hallways until the day the 12-year-old middle schooler killed himself with his father's shotgun. "Dear...
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