Man with nothing gives a piece back

After spending nine years living on the streets and under Gold Creek bridge, the first bed Charles Wheaton had to lay his head was in a hospital.Wheaton, 59, confessed while on the streets he battled a dangerous drinking habit...
Young not in running for Speaker of the House

...Young is the third longest-serving member overall, behind only Rep. John Conyers (D-Michigan since 1965) and Rep. Charles Rangel (D-New York since 1971).Normally, that kind of seniority grants a significant amount of power in the House...
Student injured in Seattle bus crash sues duck boat operator

...Ducks International should have warned the Seattle franchise about dangerous flaws in the vehicle, said Yoon's lawyer, Charles Hermann.Federal investigators have said the duck boat involved in the crash did not have an axle repair that was recommended...
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Brees' 400th TD pass beats Cowboys in OT

...the lead on a field goal by Sebastian Janikowski with just over two minutes remaining that was set up by an interception by Charles Woodson deep in Oakland territory.Cutler then led Chicago (1-3) from its 20 to the Oakland 32 before Gould nailed the...
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Top general recommends keeping more US troops in Afghanistan

...Services Committee, spoke by phone Tuesday with Army Secretary John McHugh urging him to delay the discharge of Sgt. 1st Class Charles Martland for assaulting an Afghan local police officer accused of sexually assaulting a young boy in 2011. Thornberry, R-Texas...
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Rodgers throws for 5 TDs, Packers beat Chiefs 38-28

...Packers to overcome a late rush by Jamaal Charles and the Kansas City Chiefs.Rodgers threw...quarter for a 17-point lead at the break.Charles rushed for three touchdowns for Kansas...fourth-quarter effort at raucous Lambeau Field.Charles' 7-yard TD with 1:25 left got the...
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Municipal candidates debate at UAS

...Southeast campus and was hosted by Juneau Votes!, the Juneau Empire and KTOO Public Media. The Empire's Managing Editor Charles Westmoreland and KTOO reporter Matt Miller moderated the debate.The municipal election will be help Oct. 6. A brooding...
Five school board candidates debate future amid budget cuts

...the Juneau Empire and KTOO Public Media. It was moderated by KTOO reporter Lisa Phu and the Empire's Managing Editor Charles Westmoreland.Candidates were asked to weigh in on a range of issues from funding travel for sports teams to achievement gaps...
Oklahoma delays execution; drug didn't match protocols

...constitutional.After the Lockett execution, the state increased by five times the amount of midazolam it uses and executed Charles Warner in January. He complained of a burning sensation but showed no other obvious signs of physical distress.Oklahoma...
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Shell move dims nation's oil prospects part because it would take more than a decade for oil in the Arctic to be discovered, developed and brought to market.Charles Ebinger, senior fellow for the Brookings Institution Energy Security and Climate Initiative, said in an interview that a...


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