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Home Another lawsuit set to be filed against DOE Another lawsuit set to be filed against DOE
Plans to file a second lawsuit were announced today -- in connection to workers exposed to vapors at Hanford's tank farms. The first lawsuit was announced yesterday by the state Attorney General against the Department of Energy and one of its contractors.
Icy roads lead to 54 wrecks in the Tri-Cities Icy roads lead to 54 wrecks in the Tri-Cities (Video)
That layer of ice led to thousands of kids out of school for the day, but more than a hundred accidents still stopped cars from the Lower Valley to Walla Walla, and that was just on the highways.

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Home Another lawsuit set to be filed against DOE
Plans to file a second lawsuit were announced today -- in connection to workers exposed to vapors at Hanford's tank farms. The first lawsuit was announced yesterday by the state Attorney General against the Department of Energy and one of its contractors.
Icy roads lead to 54 wrecks in the Tri-Cities (Video)
That layer of ice led to thousands of kids out of school for the day, but more than a hundred accidents still stopped cars from the Lower Valley to Walla Walla, and that was just on the highways.
Substitute teacher shortage (Video)
You can make more than $100 a day as a substitute teacher in our area, but even that is not enough to fill the heavy demand.

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YouNews Forte  Studios Ribbon Cutting Forte Studios Ribbon Cutting
Grand Opening for Forte Studios in Kennewick WA. A Studio for Photographers to have access to a fully stocked photo studio without the cost of owing their own studio. Great for amateur and professionals looking for a great place to produce some great photos.

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Offbeat

Offbeat 'Booze Traveler' host explores how world drinks 'Booze Traveler' host explores how world drinks
Jack Maxwell drinks for a living. From moss schnapps in Iceland to gut-busting raki in Turkey and homebrew in the Himalayas, he's learned the hard way that tippler's truism: "It's always 5 o'clock somewhere."

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Local Cars for Cures hosts pizza party
Overturf Motor Company partnered with the Muscular Dystrophy Association to benefit those affected by muscle disease.
Local Free HAPO event
HAPO Community Credit Union is sponsoring a free event Friday with cupcakes and giveaways.

Sports

Sports AP: Bermuda to host 2017 America's Cup
The tax haven of Bermuda has been picked over San Diego to host the 2017 America's Cup, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Sports FIFA to review World Cup corruption report
FIFA will further review the 2018 and 2022 World Cup corruption investigation, putting the status of hosts Russia and Qatar back in question.

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National & World (New) Bandits in Guinea steal suspected Ebola blood
It was a highway robbery but the bandits got more than they bargained for when they stopped a taxi van in Guinea and made off with blood samples that are believed to be infected with the deadly Ebola virus.

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Technology Experts: Home, baby cameras not secure worldwide
Experts have a message for anyone with a webcam, baby monitor or home security camera: change your password now, because feeds from the cameras are being posted online by a Russian website.
Technology (Updated) Yahoo replaces Google as Firefox's default search
Yahoo will supplant Google's search engine on Firefox's Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo's resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet's ad market.
Technology How to teach self-driving cars ethics of the road
A large truck speeding in the opposite direction suddenly veers into your lane. Jerk the wheel left and smash into a bicyclist? Swerve right toward a family on foot? Slam the brakes and brace for head-on impact?
Technology Nokia plots comeback with Android tablet
Just months after selling its ailing handsets business to Microsoft, the Finnish company is planning to go back into the consumer market with a new tablet.
Technology Giant solar plant lags in early production
The largest solar power plant of its type in the world — once promoted as a turning point in green energy — isn't producing as much energy as planned.

Health

Health Administration says HealthCare.gov working well
As a crucial second sign-up season gears up, the Obama administration said Sunday that HealthCare.gov is stable and working well, a far cry from last year's frozen computer screens and frustrated customers.
Health Helmets have become commonplace on the slopes
They come in nearly every color scheme imaginable, from camouflage to bright pink. Most skiers and snowboarders on the slopes are wearing them, and if you're not, well, you are not just reckless, you are . GASP! . unfashionable.

Business

Business U.S. consumer prices unchanged in October
U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in October as a fourth straight decline in gasoline costs helped to keep inflation at bay.

Consumer

Consumer Consumer group lists '10 worst toys' for kids (Photo Gallery)
A bow that shoots illuminated arrows its manufacturer says can fly up to 145 feet, and the "Catapencil" — a pencil with a miniature slingshot-style launcher at its erasure end — are among an annual list of unsafe toys released Wednesday.
Consumer Ford expands air bag recall after Malaysian death
The death of a pregnant Malaysian woman in a car crash involving a faulty air bag has led to another U.S. recall, as the auto industry struggles with a widening problem across the globe.