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Stephen Surdey, right, of AutoZone at 1316 Main Avenue, said the store has been selling a lot of wiper blades, washer fluid, antifreeze, batteries and...

Don’t get caught out in the cold

If you got lost on a winter hike, could you make a fire?

When dangerous cold weather hits, the best defense is to be prepared, according to...

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National & World

‘Yes we can’ president faces twilight of maybes

WASHINGTON – It was supposed to be a joke. “Are you still president?” comedian Stephen Colbert asked Barack Obama earlier this month.

But the...

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For sale: 4 bdrms, garage, labyrinth

LOS ANGELES – Actor Mark Wahlberg’s Los Angeles mansion has a putting green. Tech billionaire Bill Gates’ Medina, Washington, abode includes rooms where...

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Good Earth

New Mexico gains national park

ALBUQUERQUE – The management experiment at Valles Caldera National Preserve is coming to an end, as the National Park Service prepares to take over the 140-square-mile...

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Immigrants learn English in tenement

NEW YORK – The actress playing a teenage Jewish immigrant in 1916 never stepped out of character as she talked about the hardships of living in three small rooms with nine...

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