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New Jersey Woman Sues Over Alleged Ban On ‘8THEIST’ License Plate

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman has filed a lawsuit against the state’s Motor Vehicle Commission, claiming the agency rejected her application for a license plate proclaiming she’s an Atheist. 127 more words


Arts And Crafts Chain Michaels Confirms Breach Of As Many As 2.6M Cards

NEW YORK (AP) — Michaels Stores Inc. said Thursday that about 2.6 million cards, or about 7 percent of all debit and credit cards used at its namesake stores, may have been affected in a security breach. 290 more words


Texas Seizes Polygamist Group's Secluded Ranch

(ELDORADO, TX) The secluded Texas ranch where followers of imprisoned polygamist Warren Jeffs lived in near isolation was seized by state agents on Thursday, nearly six years after… 376 more words


Movie Blog @ MSPIFF, Day 16: 'An Arctic Space Odyssey'

Clocking in at under an hour, An Arctic Space Odyssey traces the story of a group of men who worked for a year on a satellite station on an island that could be considered the Alaska of Norway. 728 more words


Blumenthal: Fines Imposed On Metro-North For Safety Violations Fail To Serve As Deterrent

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Metro-North has been fined $552,000 over the past decade for safety violations and defects, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday. 651 more words


Tropical Park To Host Homeless Pets Looking For Loving Owners

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — If you’re looking for a furry friend, try Tropical Park this weekend.

Local rescue groups are hosting  a 12-hour mega-adoption event on Saturday to find homes for hundred of homeless animals. 125 more words


Mass. Governor Signs Bill Creating ‘Boston Strong’ License Plate

BOSTON (CBS/AP) – Massachusetts drivers will soon be able to show they are Boston Strong every time they take to the road.

Gov. Deval Patrick signed a bill Friday morning creating a license plate that includes the phrase “BostonStrong.” 164 more words