Daily Archive: October 1, 2013

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    New Poll: GOP Will Get Blame For Government Shutdown

    As the government rolled to a stop, beginning at midnight Tuesday, a new poll shows that Americans know exactly which side of the political aisle bears the greater share of the blame. In a new CNN poll, 69 percent of Americans — including 52 percent of self-identified Tea Party supporters — believe that Congressional Republicans are “acting like spoiled children.” …

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    Canton Woman Goes Missing After Meeting Up With Mystery Man

    Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s database. Cases involving African Americans also tend to receive less media coverage than missing Whites, with missing men of color getting even less attention. NewsOne has partnered with the Bl …

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    Train That Mysteriously Crashed in Chicago Likely Unmanned

    (AP) — Officials say a commuter train was likely unmanned when it crashed into another train outside Chicago during morning rush hour. Chicago Transit Authority spokeswoman Lambrini Lukidis said video from the scene shows no driver at the controls of an empty train that crashed into another train carrying passengers Monday morning. …

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    Americans Anxious, Irritated As House GOP Shuts Down Gov’t

    (AP) — From New York’s Liberty Island to Alaska’s Denali National Park, the U.S. government closed its doors as a bitter budget fight idled hundreds of thousands of federal workers and halted all but the most critical government services for the first time in nearly two decades. …

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    Lions Beat Bears to Grab Division Lead

    The Lions put up 27 points in the second quarter on Sunday on their way to a 40-32 victory over the Chicago Bears. The score doesn’t reflect the Lions domination of the Bears. Chicago scored 16 points in the last four minutes of the game.In the second quarter, the Lions were able to score three touchdowns between 6:09 and 2:43 remaining. …