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US aims at its deadliest drug problem: painkillers

The White House drug czar wants doctors, states and law enforcement working harder to stop America's deadliest drug-abuse problem: highly addictive prescription painkillers. They are killing more people than heroin and cocaine combined as they foster a slew of illegal "pill mill" clinics centered inFull story

James River Coal completes purchase of W.Va. firm

James River Coal Co. says it's completed the acquisition of International Resource Partners and its marketing subsidiary Logan & Kanawha Coal. Full story

Ky. jury: Life without parole in 3 kids' deaths

An eastern Kentucky jury has recommended a life sentence without parole for a man convicted of murdering three young children. Full story

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University of Minnesota junior and pep band member Sara Tetrick makes her way to Williams Arena through the snow prior to an NCAA college basketball game between Minnesota and Eastern Kentucky in Minneapolis, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010.

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Pedestrians make their way to a Minnesota college basketball game against Eastern Kentucky on the University of Minnesota campus during a snowstorm in Minneapolis, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010.