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LDS bishop says bout with cancer has focused his life for better

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WEST HAVEN — The fast approaching Christmas season has Terry Tippets reflecting on the value of even the most simple of gifts. Diagnosed with Esophageal cancer a year ago, Tippets...

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Mormon Joseph Smith had teen bride during polygamy days

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US official: Auto safety agency under review

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Nuts and Bolts: 2014 Ford Focus Electric

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Ford profit falls in third quarter on truck costs

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Airbag defects affect more than 30 million vehicles in U.S.

(c) 2014, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON — More than 30 million cars and trucks nationwide are equipped with dangerously defective airbags, congressional...


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Senators ask gov't for nationwide air bag recall

DETROIT (AP) — Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp., questioning why...


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Airbag defects affect more than 30 million vehicles in U.S.

(c) 2014, The Washington Post. WASHINGTON — More than 30 million cars and trucks nationwide are equipped with dangerously defective airbags, congressional...


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