Hit-and-run
7:48 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Deceased Mineola teen gives life as organ donor

WOOD COUNTY - The 15-year-old Wood County boy killed in a hit-and-run crash last week is credited for saving several lives, including that of another teenager.

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The Two-Way
7:29 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Top Stories: Jobs Bill; Egyptian Violence; Liberian Election

Good morning.

The top story of the day so far, as we reported earlier, seems to be that "Obama's Jobs Bill Is Expected To Hit Roadblock Today In Senate."

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The Two-Way
7:08 am
Tue October 11, 2011

NBA Games Canceled: Anybody Care?

The NBA will rebound (pardon his pun) from any bad feelings generated among fans by the news that the first two weeks of the professional basketball league's season have been canceled because owners and players can't agree on a new labor deal, our colleague Mike Pesca says.

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Around the Nation
6:54 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Least Active City Mocks 'Men's Health' Ranking

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RENEE MONTAGNE, host: Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne.

Education
6:50 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Education at the forefront of Friday breakfast

GREENVILLE - District 2 State Senator Bob Deuell will be recognized with the Champion for Children Award at this Friday’s Wake Up to the Issues breakfast, presented by the Greenville Chamber.

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Around the Nation
6:50 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Decoys Help Utah Nab Violators Who Hunt At Night

Originally published on Fri January 6, 2012 6:05 pm

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep.

Wreck
6:47 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Fatality wreck in Sulphur Springs

SULPHUR SPRINGS - A 28-year-old Sulphur Springs man was killed Sunday after reportedly crashing his vehicle outside of Ocean Spray.

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Murder trial
6:44 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Smith pleads guilty to murder, awaits sentencing

GREENVILLE - There will be no trial in the case of slain Caddo Mills resident Gregory Poteet, after the accused murderer admits guilt.

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The Two-Way
6:30 am
Tue October 11, 2011

Obama's Jobs Bill Expected To Hit Roadblock Today In Senate

Job seekers waited in line to meet with recruiters at a job fair in Park Ridge, Ill., last month.

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Originally published on Tue October 11, 2011 6:34 am

The political debate over what to do about the nation's stubbornly high unemployment rate and weak employment growth ratchets up again today when the Senate's expected to say no to President Obama's $447 billion jobs bill.

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Television
5:55 am
Tue October 11, 2011

On TV, The Black Best Friend Concept Is Growing

On Network TV, there are 27 new shows and nearly all of the main leads are white actors. There is one role on television where minority characters may be on the rise: Black Best Friend. TV critic Eric Deggans says these characters need to be upgraded to well-rounded co-star.

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