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  • Face transplants thriving two years after operations

    CHICAGO (AP) — The nation's first full face transplant patients are growing into their new appearances — literally. Medical imaging shows new blood vessel networks have formed, connecting transplanted skin with the patients' facial tissue, a find...
  • Top general to teens: Watch what you post online!

    WASHINGTON (AP) — If they don't believe their parents, maybe America's teens will listen to the Pentagon's top general. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey worried aloud Wednesday that the next generation of possible military ...
  • Air Force Academy defends use of cadet informants

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The Air Force Academy defended its use of confidential informants after a cadet said he was expelled because of misconduct linked to providing information. The academy said informants provide vital information about ...
  • Deere expands share buyback program by $8 billion

    Deere & Co. said Wednesday that its board of directors approved an increase to the company's share buyback program. It also declared a quarterly dividend.   The tractor maker said that it will boost its share buyback program by $8 billion. It ...
  • Report: Detroit-bought art worth as much as $870M

    DETROIT (AP) — City-bought works at the Detroit Institute of Arts have an estimated value roughly between $450 million and $870 million, according to an appraisal conducted by New York auction house Christie's. Christie's disclosed the estimate in...
  • Ohio city council opposes fracking well

    ATHENS, Ohio (AP) — A city council in southeastern Ohio is the second public body to oppose a proposed shale gas-drilling injection well in the region. Citing public health concerns, the Athens City Council voted to support the county commission's...
  • Relic taken in war returned in N.Y. to German museum

    MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A 3,000-year-old Assyrian gold tablet smaller than a credit card has been returned to a German museum that lost it in World War II. The tablet had been in the possession of the heirs of a Holocaust survivor who somehow obtaine...
  • Florida man pleads not guilty in Facebook killing

    MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to first-degree murder charges in the fatal shooting of his wife, whose bloody corpse was later depicted in photos he posted on Facebook. The plea was entered during a brief hearing by ...
  • Jack Daniel's sales drive Brown-Forman earnings

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Liquor producer Brown-Forman Corp. said Wednesday that its second-quarter net income rose 19 percent, fueled by strong demand for its flagship Jack Daniel's brand and its other premium whiskeys that more than offset a shakier p...
  • EU fines global banks $2.3 bln for market rigging

    AMSTERDAM (AP) — The European Commission has fined a group of major global banks a total of 1.7 billion euros ($2.3 billion) for colluding to profit from the manipulation of key interest rates. The banks, which include JP Morgan, Citigroup and HSB...
  • Survey: U.S. companies add 215K jobs, most in year

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A private survey shows U.S. businesses last month added the most jobs in a year, powered by big gains in manufacturing and construction. Payroll processor ADP says companies and small businesses added 215,000 jobs in November. An...
  • Notre Dame releases mystery $10,000 tip to workers

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Four workers at a University of Notre Dame campus bar will soon be sharing a $10,000 tip. The big tip has been left in limbo since mid-October, when a group of three men left a pair of $5,000 tips on a credit card at the Leg...
  • Rockwell painting sells for $46M at auction

    FILE - This undated file photo provided by Sotheby's shows the popular Norman Rockwell masterpiece "Saying Grace," which is heading for the auction block. (AP Photo/Sotheby's, File NEW YORK (AP) — A Norman Rockwell painting titled "Sa...
  • Ohio judge's wife charged with trying to poison him

    ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the wife of a county judge in northeastern Ohio has been arrested for allegedly trying to poison him with antifreeze. Media reports said 71-year-old Carla Hague — wife of Ashtabula County Common Plea Judge ...
  • Fatal NW Ohio fire being called suspicious

    SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — A fatal house fire in northern Ohio is being labeled suspicious by authorities. Police in Sandusky say a body was found in the basement of the home after the blaze Tuesday night. Sandusky police Lt. Robert Vanscoy told reporte...
  • Federal study warns of sudden climate change woes

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hard-to-predict sudden changes to Earth's environment are more worrisome than climate change's bigger but more gradual impacts, a panel of scientists advising the federal government concluded Tuesday. The 200-page report by the N...
  • FDA warns of problems with Philips heart devices

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators are warning the public that certain cardiac defibrillators recalled by Philips Healthcare may fail to deliver a needed shock in an emergency. Defibrillators are used by emergency responders and others to...
  • Study finds most U.S. silent films have been lost

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The vast majority of feature-length silent films made in America have been lost due to decay and neglect over the past 100 years, allowing an original 20th century art form to all but disappear, according to a study released Wednesd...
  • No. 10 Duke beats No. 22 Michigan 79-69

    DURHAM, N.C. — Nik Stauskas never found much space against a defense determined to limit his touches Tuesday night.No. 22 Michigan’s leading scorer managed just four points in a 79-69 loss at No. 10 Duke in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. He managed to get...
  • In Japan, General Motors has high hopes, low sales

    TOKYO (AP) — General Motors says it's in Japan for the long haul despite sales of Cadillac and Chevrolet models barely surpassing 1,000 vehicles a year. There has never been much appetite in Japan for left-hand drive gas guzzling U.S. autos, and t...

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Energy regs inflate electric costs
04/17/2014 | ALEX ASPACHER Sentinel Staff Writer
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NORTH BALTIMORE - Energy regulations stand in the way of inexpensive, reliable electri [ ... ]


Lake Twp. to try for fire levy
04/17/2014 | DEBBIE ROGERS Sentinel Staff Writer
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MILLBURY - To keep on schedule with replacing major fire equipment, a levy will need t [ ... ]


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