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Conn. parents call for more state disability funding



Connecticut parents want increased state spending on services to help their children with disabilities live independently when they become adults. Funding for the state's Department of Developmental S… Read More

Reservists participate in amphibious training in Calif.


  • San Diego Union-Tribune

California's Camp Pendleton was the site of a training exercise this month involving Reserve and active-duty forces in the Army, Navy and Marine Corps. Participants practiced amphibious landings with … Read More

N.C. town council might permit bow hunting


  • Clayton News-Star (N.C.), The

The Clayton, N.C., Town Council is considering an ordinance to allow bow hunting of deer. During this year's urban archery season, 44 towns permitted the activity. Clayton's ordinance would set a dist… Read More

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