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ALTON, N.H. (AP) — Winter on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee means ice fishing, hockey tournaments and, if the ice is strong enough, airplanes.After being grounded by bad ice and worse weather for most of the winter, the Alton Bay Seaplane Ba ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Moody's Investors Service has downgraded Chicago's credit rating to two levels above junk status, citing the city's $20 billion mountain of unfunded pension liabilities.The agency said Friday that it lowered the rating on $8.3 bil ...more

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PALM BEACH, Florida (AP) — Some Republicans meeting conservatives in Washington and Palm Beach, Florida, in the past few days have spoken openly about possible presidential campaigns. Not Indiana Gov. Mike Pence.Pence tells about 200 fiscal cons ...more

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PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — A Pueblo public school system and a Colorado Springs magnet school are among 30 schools that have one more year to improve state accountability scores or face state sanctions.According to the Colorado Springs Gazette (http:/ ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Investor Warren Buffett believes his company, Berkshire Hathaway, will continue to thrive for decades thanks to its vast and varied collection of "remarkable businesses" and investments, which will help it withstand challenges in any ...more

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SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A suspected U.S. drone strike Saturday in central Yemen killed three men believed to be al-Qaida militants, security officials said.The officials said the attack took place in the town of Bihan in Yemen's Shabwa province and ...more

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By Alan Baldwin BARCELONA (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton wrapped up his pre-season testing with another fastest lap for Mercedes on Saturday. The Briton, still feeling the lingering effects of a bug that laid ...more

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The southern African nation of Lesotho on Saturday held an early election aimed at overcoming tension among political factions that has led to violence among security forces since last year.Polling stations closed after peace ...more

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester home during a cold snap has been reunited with her owner.The 11-year-old Labrador retriever named Madera ventured away from home on Feb. 6, when the temperature dipped below 4 ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal authorities have seized more than 15 tons of marijuana in a near-record bust at a border crossing in Southern California.The Los Angeles Times reports Saturday (http://lat.ms/1AUTAV1 ) that more than 1,200 packages of ma ...more