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Job losses accelerating, and the worst is yet to come

WASHINGTON - Unemployment claims, already well into recession territory, are rising even faster than expected, leading economists to warn Thursday that the worst is yet to come.

November 07, 2008 | By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER Associated Press Writer | National


Police Report - October 23

(Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.)

November 06, 2008 | From Staff Reports | Crime Report


Sen. Stevens corruption case in hands of jurors

WASHINGTON - Sen. Ted Stevens' fate is in the hands of a jury. And the outcome of one of the tightest and most closely watched Senate races in the nation may hang in the balance.

November 06, 2008 | By MATT APUZZO and JESSE J. HOLLAND Associated Press Writer | Washington


Corn, soybeans looking good, but prices aren’t

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - A farming season that once appeared to be doomed by the weather has turned out pretty good for Midwest soybean and corn crops.

November 06, 2008 | By DAVID MERCER Associated Press Writer | National


Financial crisis divides EU on greenhouse gas cuts

VIENNA, Austria - What price clean air, sparkling streams, stately chestnut trees along busy avenues? In some ways it depends on whether you are a citizen of Old or New Europe.

November 06, 2008 | By GEORGE JAHN Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Food allergies increasing in US kids, study says

ATLANTA - Food allergies in American children seem to be on the rise, now affecting about 3 million kids, according to the first federal study of the problem.

November 06, 2008 | By MIKE STOBBE Associated Press Writer | National


Recession fears, weak earnings stoke stock selling

NEW YORK - World stock markets sagged again Wednesday as a barrage of weak corporate earnings stoked fears that the government's financial intervention won't keep global economies out of recession.

November 06, 2008 | By ELLEN SIMON | Washington


Government expands geothermal energy leasing

WASHINGTON - The Interior Department plans to make available 190 million acres of federal land in a dozen Western states for development of geothermal energy projects - a move that could produce enough electricity for 5 million homes.

November 06, 2008 | By H. JOSEF HEBERT Associated Press Writer | Washington


Cotton Pickin' Harvest Festival this Friday at Mill Creek

The Statesboro Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department and Subway will play host Friday to the annual Cotton Pickin' Harvest Festival at Mill Creek Park beginning at 6 p.m.

November 06, 2008 | From Staff Reports | Local


Feds say they drive a stake into Mongols gang

LOS ANGELES - An undercover investigation in which federal agents infiltrated the notorious Mongols motorcycle gang has ended with dozens of members arrested in six states and prosecutors say it could herald the end of what they call a criminal group.

November 06, 2008 | By THOMAS WATKINS Associated Press Writer | National


Russia modernizes missiles in response to US plans

MOSCOW - Russia's efforts to upgrade its missile arsenals will help counter the planned U.S. missile defense sites in Europe, a top general said Wednesday.

November 06, 2008 | By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


US airstrike kills 9 Afghan soldiers at checkpoint

KABUL, Afghanistan - A U.S.-led coalition airstrike hit an Afghan army checkpoint Wednesday, killing nine soldiers, Afghan officials said. The American military acknowledged that its forces may have ''mistakenly'' killed allied troops.

November 06, 2008 | By AMIR SHAH Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Kick-boxing farewell ritual kills Japanese sailor

TOKYO - A Japanese sailor dropping out of an elite navy training program died in an unofficial farewell ritual requiring him to fight 15 classmates, the Defense Ministry said Wednesday.

November 06, 2008 | By MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


Atheists plan ad campaign on side of London buses

LONDON - London buses have God on their side - but not for long, if atheists have their way.

November 06, 2008 | By JILL LAWLESS Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


World markets slump on earnings fears

LONDON - World stock markets slumped Wednesday as a stream of disappointing corporate earnings in the U.S. fueled pessimism about the global economy despite further thawing in credit markets.

November 06, 2008 | By PAN PYLAS Associated Press Writer | Associated Press


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