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  • NC House completes Allen confirmation for panel

    Gov. Pat McCrory's choice to join North Carolina's state panel that considers contested workers' compensation claims has cleared the House after Democrats argued again he wasn't a good pick when it came to workers' rights.


  • FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2012 file photo, the scoreboard is shown at Eagle Stadium at Allen High School in Allen, Texas. The $60 million high school football stadium that opened to massive fanfare in 2012 will be shut down for the upcoming season after cracks were found in the building's concrete concourse. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    $60M Texas high school stadium closed by cracks

    A $60 million high school football stadium that opened to massive fanfare in 2012 will be shut down for the upcoming season after cracks were found in the building's concrete concourse.


  • "Midnight in Paris," the new film from director Woody Allen (left) and actors Owen Wilson and Rachel McAdams, opened the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday. Mr. Wilson plays a Hollywood screenwriter and aspiring novelist  in the film.

    Allen's 'Midnight in Paris' opens Cannes Film Festival

    Stargazers at the Cannes Film Festival were catching sight of some of Hollywood's biggest stars well before Wednesday's evening premiere of "Midnight in Paris," the Woody Allen romance chosen to open the glamorous event.


  • Arianna Huffington faces harsh words from a disgruntled blogger.

    Inside the Beltway

    A $200 million federal public relations campaign to trumpet health care reform?


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