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Virginia Gets First Wind Energy Lease

Posted On March 24, 2015

(Norfolk, VA) -- Virginia is the first state in the U.S. to receive a wind energy research lease in federal waters. Governor Terry McAuliffe told the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce that with the lease, Virginia will be the first state to build wind turbines in the Atlantic Ocean, a big step toward a "clean…

New Home Sales Surge To Seven-Year High

Posted On March 24, 2015

(Undated) -- Sales of new homes are on the rise. The latest Commerce Department numbers show sales surged to a seven-year high in February, despite nasty winter weather that gripped much of the country. Sales jumped seven-point-eight percent to a seasonally-adjusted 539-thousand units.

Consumer Prices Stay Flat In February

Posted On March 24, 2015

(Undated) -- Consumer prices are going nowhere this month. The latest Consumer Price Index report released today showed an increase of less than half-a-percent, which was roughly in line with expectations. Prices remain largely unchanged compared to last year. Although energy prices rose one percent this month, they're still down almost 20 percent compared to…

Shares In Lufthansa And Airbus Drop After Crash

Posted On March 24, 2015

(Undated) -- Authorities believe there will likely be no survivors in this morning's crash of a passenger jet in the French Alps. The Germanwings Airbus A320 was carrying 148 people from Barcelona, Spain to Dusseldorf, Germany. Germanwings is a low-cost airline owned by Lufthansa. Shares in Lufthansa and Airbus fell sharply as news of the…

Comcast Beefs Up Social Media Staff To Handle Complaints

Posted On March 24, 2015

(Undated) -- Cable giant Comcast is putting dozens of new staffers on the books to help deal with the influx of criticism it's getting on social media. The company currently has 20 people on staff dedicated to responding to negative comments on Twitter, Facebook and elsewhere. Now Comcast says it's going to triple the size…

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    Blue Heeler Puppies for Sale

    Posted on March 30, 2015
    Location: Dillsboro, Indiana

    Blue Heeler pups for sale, six weeks old and ready…

  • Pet Patrol

    Lost Black Lab - Manchester Area

    Posted on March 30, 2015
    Location: Guilford , IN

    Lost Black Lab near Platt Road in Manchester. Friendly with…