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Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:21:01 -0800
On Jan. 31, 1940, a Vermont woman made her mark by getting the first safety-net benefit check issued by the government — for $22.54. Read more
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:20:39 -0800
ALLEN PARK Cellphone donations The city clerk’s office is accepting old cellphones for Cell Phones for Soldiers, an organization that will donate 2 1/2 hours of talk time to military members overseas for every cellphone collected that’s worth at least $5.
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 04:19:45 -0800
The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued five people from a sailboat after the boat's mast broke about 200 miles off the coast of North Carolina.